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    • Expectations and psychological issues before genetic counseling: analysis of distress determinant factors.
    • Ballatore Z, Bracci R, Maccaroni E, Svarca L, Bianchi F, Belvederesi L, Bruciati C, Pagliaretta S, Murrone A, Bini F, Pistelli M, Ricci G, Berardi R.
    • Hered Cancer Clin Pract. 2020 Apr 29;18:10. doi: 10.1186/s13053-020-00142-1. eCollection 2020.
    • Association of Rare Pathogenic DNA Variants for Familial Hypercholesterolemia, Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome, and Lynch Syndrome With Disease Risk in Adults According to Family History.
    • Patel AP, Wang M, Fahed AC, Mason-Suares H, Brockman D, Pelletier R, Amr S, Machini K, Hawley M, Witkowski L, Koch C, Philippakis A, Cassa CA, Ellinor PT, Kathiresan S, Ng K, Lebo M, Khera AV.
    • JAMA Netw Open. 2020 Apr 29;3(4):e203959. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.3959.
    • TMB: a promising immune-response biomarker, and potential spearhead in advancing targeted therapy trials.
    • Choucair K, Morand S, Stanbery L, Edelman G, Dworkin L, Nemunaitis J.
    • Cancer Gene Ther. 2020 Apr 28. doi: 10.1038/s41417-020-0174-y. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Review
    • Olaparib for Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer.
    • de Bono J, Mateo J, Fizazi K, Saad F, Shore N, Sandhu S, Chi KN, Sartor O, Agarwal N, Olmos D, Thiery-Vuillemin A, Twardowski P, Mehra N, Goessl C, Kang J, Burgents J, Wu W, Kohlmann A, Adelman CA, Hussain M.
    • N Engl J Med. 2020 Apr 28. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1911440. [Epub ahead of print]
    • ASO Author Reflections: Pancreatic Cancer Patients with Germline BRCA Mutations Benefit from Early Introduction of Platinum-Based Chemotherapy.
    • Golan T, Barenboim A, Lubezky N.
    • Ann Surg Oncol. 2020 Apr 27. doi: 10.1245/s10434-020-08495-6. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Research review, Commentary

    Original research:

    Increased Rate of Complete Pathologic Response After Neoadjuvant FOLFIRINOX for BRCA Mutation Carriers with Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer.

    • Clinical outcome of breast cancer in carriers of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations according to molecular subtypes.
    • Talhouet S, Peron J, Vuilleumier A, Friedlaender A, Viassolo V, Ayme A, Bodmer A, Treilleux I, Lang N, Tille JC, Chappuis PO, Buisson A, Giraud S, Lasset C, Bonadona V, Trédan O, Labidi-Galy SI.
    • Sci Rep. 2020 Apr 27;10(1):7073. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-63759-1.
    • The Association Between Clinicopathological Features and Molecular Markers in Bahraini Women With Breast Cancer.
    • AlZaman A, Ali E, Mohamad B, Islam M, AlZaman E, AlZaman Y.
    • Gulf J Oncolog. 2020 Jan;1(32):19-25.