Germline breast cancer susceptibility gene mutations and breast cancer outcomes

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Yong Alison Wang; Jhih-Wei Jian; Chen-Fang Hung; Hung-Pin Peng; Chi-Fan Yang; Hung-Chun Skye Cheng; An-Suei Yang;
  • Publisher: BioMed Central
  • Journal: BMC Cancer,volume 18 (issn: 1471-2407, eissn: 1471-2407)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1186/s12885-018-4229-5, pmc: PMC5863855
  • Subject: Breast cancer prognosis | Research Article | Next generation sequencing | BRCA1 & BRCA2 | RC254-282 | Breast cancer | Cancer susceptibility gene | Neoplasms. Tumors. Oncology. Including cancer and carcinogens
    mesheuropmc: skin and connective tissue diseases

Background It is unclear whether germline breast cancer susceptibility gene mutations affect breast cancer related outcomes. We wanted to evaluate mutation patterns in 20 breast cancer susceptibility genes and correlate the mutations with clinical characteristics to det... View more
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