Dioxins and the BRCA Genes: What You Need to Know

Dioxins and the BRCA Genes: What You Need to Know

BRCA-1 and BRCA-2 are tumor suppressor genes that are tested by doctors to help determine breast and ovarian cancer risk that run in families that are typically estrogen negative. Mutations in the BRCA genes can cause a reduced ability to repair DNA double-strand...