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Cancer Risk and Genetic Testing
Are genetic tests available to detect BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations, and how are they performed?
Are specific mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2 more common in certain populations?
Do inherited mutations in other genes increase the risk of breast and/or ovarian tumors?
How do BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene mutations affect a person’s risk of cancer?
How do people know if they should consider genetic testing for BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations?
How much does BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation testing cost?
In general, what factors increase or decrease the chance of developing breast cancer and/or ovarian cancer?
What are some of the benefits of genetic testing for breast and ovarian cancer risk?
What are some of the risks of genetic testing for breast and ovarian cancer risk?
What are the options for a person who has a positive test result?
What can happen when genetic test results are placed in medical records?
What does a negative BRCA1 or BRCA2 test result mean?
What does a positive BRCA1 or BRCA2 test result mean?
What does an ambiguous BRCA1 or BRCA2 test result mean?
What is genetic discrimination, and are there laws to protect people from this type of discrimination?
Teeth and Genes
Genes for congenitally missing teeth
Causes of congenitally missing teeth
Congenitally missing teeth
Abnormalities of tooth development
Genes in tooth development
How is teeth development regulated?
How do teeth develop?