- This research update is most relevant for those who have had pancreatic cancer or those who have an increased risk due to family history.
- All pancreatic cancer patients should be offered genetic counseling and testing.
- Genetic test results may impact treatment, screening for other cancers and risk to family members.
- There are clinical trials for pancreatic cancer patients with inherited mutations as well as pancreatic cancer screening trials.
Research Timeline: Post-Approval