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Types of Treatment for Cancer

There are many options for treating hereditary cancers. Choice of treatment can be personalized based on cancer type, stage and genetics.

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EMBRACA trial results: PARP inhibitors for metastatic breast cancer patients with BRCA mutations
FORCE summary of research findings from the EMBRACA study reported at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.

BRCA mutation testing in determining breast cancer therapy
Smith, KL and Isaacs, C. Cancer J. 17(6):2011 Nov-Dec; Pages: 492-499.

This article reviews surgical and treatment options for management of affected BRCA mutation carriers with breast cancer.


FORCE:Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered