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    • Clinical outcome and toxicity from taxanes in breast cancer patients with BRCA1 and BRCA2 pathogenic germline mutations.
    • Bayraktar S, Zhou JZ, Bassett R, Gutierrez Barrera AM, Layman RM, Valero V, Arun B.
    • Breast J. 2020 Jun 4. doi: 10.1111/tbj.13922. Epub ahead of print.
    • Pathogenic Germline Mutations in DNA Repair Genes in Combination With Cancer Treatment Exposures and Risk of Subsequent Neoplasms Among Long-Term Survivors of Childhood Cancer.
    • Qin N, Wang Z, Liu Q, Song N, Wilson CL, Ehrhardt MJ, Shelton K, Easton J, Mulder H, Kennetz D, Edmonson MN, Rusch MC, Downing JR, Hudson MM, Nichols KE, Zhang J, Robison LL, Yasui Y.
    • J Clin Oncol. 2020 Jun 4:JCO1902760. doi: 10.1200/JCO.19.02760. Epub ahead of print.
    • PARP Inhibitor Response Markers Still Key Consideration in Ovarian Cancer Despite Broad Indications.
    • Anderson A.
    • Precision Oncology News. 2020 Jun 4.
    • Studies Show Potential of Video, Online Education to Expand Cancer Risk Genetic Test Access.
    • Ray T.
    • Precision Oncology News. 2020 Jun 4.
    • Press
    • "It wasn't just for me": Motivations and implications of genetic testing for women at a low risk of hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome.
    • Gill G, Beard C, Storey K, Taylor S, Sexton A.
    • Psychooncology. 2020 Jun 4. doi: 10.1002/pon.5436. Epub ahead of print.
    • BFOR Study Uses Digital Tools to Facilitate Population BRCA Screening in Ashkenazi Jewish Community.
    • Anderson A.
    • Precision Oncology News. 2020 Jun 3.
    • Identifying Patients With Pancreatic Cancer Likely to Respond.
    • Harrison P.
    • Medscape. 2020 Jun 2.

    Original research:

    Genomic Methods Identify Homologous Recombination Deficiency in Pancreas Adenocarcinoma and Optimize Treatment Selection.

    • Germline Testing In Advanced Cancer Can Lead to Targeted Tx.
    • Nelson R.
    • Medscape. Conference News. 2020 Jun 2.
    • CHMP Issues Positive Opinion for Lynparza as Maintenance Treatment in BRCA-Mutated Pancreatic Cancer.
    • [No author given]
    • Precision Oncology News. 2020 Jun 1.
    • Germline Results From Tumor-Normal Sequencing Guides Precision Therapy in Advanced Cancer Patients.
    • Ray T.
    • Precision Oncology News. 2020 May 31.
    • Identifying Lynch Syndrome–Related Breast Cancers.
    • Sorscher S.
    • JCO Precis Oncol. 2020;4:579. doi: 10.1200/PO.20.00085. Epub 2020 May 27.


    Lynch Syndrome and Breast Cancer Risk: Weighing the Data.

    Original research:

    No Evidence of Increased Risk of Breast Cancer in Women With Lynch Syndrome Identified by Multigene Panel Testing.

    • Molecular Testing Updates and Impact for Clinical Practice.
    • Slane K.
    • NCCN. Continuing Education. 2020 May 8.
    • Cognitive markers of dementia risk in middle-aged women with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy prior to menopause.
    • Gervais NJ, Au A, Almey A, Duchesne A, Gravelsins L, Brown A, Reuben R, Baker-Sullivan E, Schwartz DH, Evans K, Bernardini MQ, Eisen A, Meschino WS, Foulkes WD, Hampson E, Einstein G.
    • Neurobiol Aging. 2020 Apr 29;94:1-6. doi: 10.1016/j.neurobiolaging.2020.04.019. Epub ahead of print.