Joining FORCEs Newsletter

Joining FORCES is the FORCE newsletter with news, views and supportive information for individuals concerned about hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.

Are You Willing to Spit for Science?

by Pamela Kline

Join the Basser Research Center for BRCA's Research Registry at Joining FORCEs 2015

The Basser Research Center for BRCA invites you to consider participating in their research registry, Identification and Analysis of Families with Genetic Susceptibility to Cancer. Participation involves providing your personal and family history, a saliva sample and key medical records . At the conference, stop by the Basser table to see if you are eligible. Enrollees will receive a t-shirt from the Bastshirtser Center.

If you are a BRCA mutation carrier (or mutation carrier of another cancer risk gene) and interested in participating in research, PLEASE BRING A COPY OF YOUR GENETIC TEST RESULTS TO THE CONFERENCE .


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