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Gene Mutation Linked to Hereditary Prostate Cancer

... Gene Mutation Linked to Hereditary Prostate Cancer. ... studied more than 200
genes in 94 ... old or younger or who had relatives with prostate cancer. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/gene-mutation-linked-to-hereditary-prostate-cancer

Do we know what causes prostate cancer?

... gene mutations that may account for some cases of hereditary prostate cancer.
None of these is a major cause, and more research on these genes ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/detailedguide/prostate-cancer-what-causes

Cancer Glossary

... hereditary prostate cancer genes Search. any of a number of ... these genes may
make prostate cancer more likely ... Research on these genes is still in ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=h

Heredity and Cancer

... Inherited mutations in these genes cause hereditary breast and ... also lead to
male breast cancer, pancreatic cancer, prostate cancer, as well ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/geneticsandcancer/heredity-and-cancer

What are mutations?

... A hereditary mutation is a major factor in about 5 ... people are more likely to
develop cancer than others ... they are born with mutations in their genes. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/geneticsandcancer/oncogenesandtumorsuppressorgenes/oncogenes-tumor-suppressor-genes-and-cancer-what-are-mutations

Gene mutations that can lead to cancer

... gene called MET can cause hereditary papillary renal ... Most cancer-causing
mutations involving oncogenes are acquired ... Tumor suppressor genes. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/geneticsandcancer/oncogenesandtumorsuppressorgenes/oncogenes-tumor-suppressor-genes-and-cancer-mutations-and-cancer

Breast cancer risk factors you cannot change

... BRCA1 and BRCA2: The most common cause of hereditary breast cancer
is an ... In normal cells, these genes help prevent cancer by making ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastcancerearlydetection/breast-cancer-early-detection-risk-factors-you-cannot-change

News By Topic

... Researchers from Columbia University have identified 3 genes they used to
predict ... Gene Mutation Linked to Hereditary Prostate Cancer. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/newsbytopic/index?topic=prostate%20cancer

Risk factors for colorectal cancer

... Hereditary non-polyposis colon cancer (HNPCC): HNPCC, also ... Most of the
genes involved normally help ... therapy to treat prostate cancer may have ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/moreinformation/colonandrectumcancerearlydetection/colorectal-cancer-early-detection-risk-factors-for-crc

What are mutations?

... A hereditary mutation is a major factor in about 5 ... people are more likely to
develop cancer than others ... they are born with mutations in their genes. ...

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