How genes influence your risk of developing breast cancer

Prof Douglas Easton discusses the effect of a combination of low penetrant genes has to an individuals cancer risk.

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Breast cancer risk should determine how often you go for screening

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How pregnancy affects breast cancer treatment and outcomes

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PSA in prostate cancer; what patients need to know.

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