Tag Archive: BRCA1 gene

Weekly Round-Up

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T for this week’s round-up of the best of the blog posts which I’ve read over the past week. These are the posts that have moved me, taught me something, inspired me, and which I’ve wanted to share with you. Don’t forget if you have written a post which you would like readers to see, just […]

One Woman’s Fight Against Hereditary Breast Cancer

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I’ve written many times here of my aversion to the battling terms the media like to use when it comes to cancer, especially when someone “loses their fight with cancer”. But today I… Continue reading

New hope for women with hereditary breast cancer

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A small clinical trial of a new drug designed to treat hereditary breast cancer has achieved promising results, UK scientists have said. The scientists recruited 54 women from the UK, Europe, the US… Continue reading

Designer genes

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Thanks to Steph at the Biopsy Report for directing me to a new book which has recently been published.  Designer Genes tells the fictional story of Emily Cusack, who has a  loving husband, two… Continue reading