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breast cancer predisposition

Tuesday 13 February 2007

Loci

- BRCA1
- BRCA2
- 10q23.32-q25.3.

References

- Robson M, Offit K. Clinical practice. Management of an inherited predisposition to breast cancer. N Engl J Med. 2007 Jul 12;357(2):154-62. PMID: 17625127

- Bergman A, Karlsson P, Berggren J, Martinsson T, Bjorck K, Nilsson S, Wahlstrom J, Wallgren A, Nordling M. Genome-wide linkage scan for breast cancer susceptibility loci in Swedish hereditary non-BRCA1/2 families: suggestive linkage to 10q23.32-q25.3. Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2007 Mar;46(3):302-9. PMID: 17171685

- Smith P, McGuffog L, Easton DF, Mann GJ, Pupo GM, Newman B, Chenevix-Trench G; kConFab Investigators, Szabo C, Southey M, Renard H, Odefrey F, Lynch H, Stoppa-Lyonnet D, Couch F, Hopper JL, Giles GG, McCredie MR, Buys S, Andrulis I, Senie R; BCFS, BRCAX Collaborators Group, Goldgar DE, Oldenburg R, Kroeze-Jansema K, Kraan J, Meijers-Heijboer H, Klijn JG, van Asperen C, van Leeuwen I, Vasen HF, Cornelisse CJ, Devilee P, Baskcomb L, Seal S, Barfoot R, Mangion J, Hall A, Edkins S, Rapley E, Wooster R, Chang-Claude J, Eccles D, Evans DG, Futreal PA, Nathanson KL, Weber BL; Breast Cancer Susceptibility Collaboration (UK), Rahman N, Stratton MR. A genome wide linkage search for breast cancer susceptibility genes. Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2006 Jul;45(7):646-55. PMID: 16575876