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October 18, 2013
Hormones in BRCA gene carriers 'explain cancer risk'
Source: Medical News Today

July 30, 2013
Young woman other than Angelina Jolie bring attention to breast cancer gene
Source: Samaritanmag.com

July 15, 2013
Cancer Researchers Discover How BRCA Mutation Starts Breast, Ovarian Cancer

Source: Science Daily

June 14, 2013
U.S. gene-patent ruling could mean better cancer genetic tests for Canadians

Source: CTV News 

June 2, 2013
Amy Verner on her life-changing diagnosis: ‘There is no easy way out’
Source: The Globe and Mail

May 27, 2013
Breast cancer survivor becomes first patient to undergo surgery at new Women’s College out-patient facility

Source: National Post

May 14, 2013
Angelina Jolie has double mastectomy over breast cancer risk
Source: The Toronto Star

March 28, 2013
New findings may lead to better predictions of breast cancer risk in women with inherited mutations
Source: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

January 29, 2013
Cancer gene mutation linked to earlier menopause
Source: Reuters

January 22, 2013
New test predicted presence of harmful BRCA mutations
Source: American Association for Cancer Research

January 14, 2013
Early surgical menopause linked to declines in memory and thinking skills
Source: American Academy of Neurology

January 11, 2013
Miss America contestant to undergo preventive double mastectomy
Source: Toronto Star

November 14, 2012
Insiders’ take on genetic counselling
Source: Alberta Cancer Foundation


October 27, 2012
Tough choices in fight against breast cancer gene
Source: CNN.com
 
 
Source: Globe & Mail
 

April 18, 2012
Ten new breast cancer subtypes‎ identified
Source: Cancer Research UK

April 12, 2012
Young women with breast cancer genes face tough choices

Source: Canadian Medical Association Journal


April 3, 2012
Ultrasound helps catch cancer in higher-risk women
Source: Reuters


March 1, 2012
Study Details Risks for Contralateral Cancer in BRCA1/2

Source: Clinical Oncology News
 

February 28, 2012
Discovering the BRCA Genes
Source: Cancer Research Upate


February 9, 2012
Fast-track Testing Helps to Find Ovarian Cancer Early

Source: CTV News


January 6, 2012
BRCA Mutations Also Play Good Role in Ovarian Cancer
Source: Medpage Today