Tags - Genetics

Breast cancer gene linked to lower ovarian egg count in women

April 21st, 2016
Women with a gene mutation known to increase their cancer risk may have fewer eggs in their ovaries ...
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Caution urged on speculative panel testing for hereditary breast cancer

January 25th, 2016
Researchers at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre are calling for greater caution in genetic testing for ...
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NBCF teams up with Cancer Australia to co-fund priority research

December 5th, 2015
Four researchers have been awarded three-year grants, co-funded by NBCF and Cancer Australia, to sta ...
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How cancer doctors use personalised medicine to target variations unique to each tumour

November 18th, 2015
The modern use of the term ‘personalised medicine’ is based on the idea that by understanding th ...
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Researchers identify the gene responsible for metastasis of breast cancer to the bone

September 25th, 2015
A study led by researcher Dr Roger Gomis at the Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona ...
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Australian researchers discover new breast cancer gene

August 17th, 2015
Australian researchers have identified a gene that may play a role in breast cancer spread. Follo ...
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