Read about cancer treatment options listed by gene mutation, type of cancer and type of treatment.

Inherited mutations linked to breast cancer

Inherited mutations in the following genes have been linked to breast cancer in women.

  • NBN (only in people with a 657del5 mutation)
  • NF1
  • BRCA1 (frequently linked to
    triple-negative breast cancer)
  • CDH1 (frequently linked
    to lobular breast cancer)

Mutations in the following genes may also be linked to increased breast cancer risk. 

Inherited mutations in the following genes have been linked to breast cancer in men.

clinical-trials

The following clinical trials are open to people diagnosed with breast cancer with an inherited mutation. 

Advanced solid tumors of any type, including breast cancer

Breast cancer