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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

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: 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