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    • Genetic polymorphisms in DNA repair genes XRCC1 and 3 are associated with increased risk of breast cancer in Bangladeshi population.
    • Howlader NR, Rahman M, Hossain A, Sultana R, Hossain SM, Mazid A, Rahman M.
    • Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2020 Jun 19. doi: 10.1007/s10549-020-05738-8. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Study: Promising research using a PARP inhibitor to treat metastatic breast cancer in people with an inherited PALB2 mutation or a tumor mutation in a gene that repairs DNA damage.
    • [No author given]
    • FORCE. XRAYS. 2020 Jun 18.

    Conference abstract:

    TBCRC 048: A phase II study of olaparib monotherapy in metastatic breast cancer patients with germline or somatic mutations in DNA damage response (DDR) pathway genes (Olaparib Expanded).

    • A33512C and intronic poly-AT insertion/deletion (PAT-/+) polymorphisms of the XPC gene and their association with the risk of breast cancer.
    • Ghasemzadeh Qazvini M, Salehi Z, Mashayekhi F, Saeidi Saedi H.
    • Clin Breast Cancer. 2020 Jun 18:S1526-8209(20)30142-7. doi: 10.1016/j.clbc.2020.05.014. Epub ahead of print.