The Genetic Test That Could Transform Breast Cancer Care

October 29, 2014 6:02 PM

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Breast cancer prevention usually starts with breast self-exams in your 20s and progresses to yearly mammograms in your 40s.

But if genome sequencing costs keep going down and knowledge about breast cancer risk genes keeps going up as it has, breast cancer prevention could start as early as birth, according to a new study in the journal Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention.

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