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    • Mismatch repair deficiency and microsatellite instability in triple-negative breast cancer: a retrospective study of 440 patients.
    • Ren X, Song Y, Wang J, Chen LY, Pang JY, Zhou LR, Shen S, Cao X, Wang Y, Shao MM, Liang Z, Sun Q, Wu H.
    • Front Oncol. 2021 Jan 28;11:570623. doi: 10.3389/fonc.2021.570623.
    • Germline copy number variations in BRCA1/2 negative families: Role in the molecular etiology of hereditary breast cancer in Tunisia.
    • Boujemaa M, Hamdi Y, Mejri N, Romdhane L, Ghedira K, Bouaziz H, El Benna H, Labidi S, Dallali H, Jaidane O, Ben Nasr S, Haddaoui A, Rahal K, Abdelhak S, Boussen H, Boubaker MS.
    • PLoS One. 2021 Jan 27;16(1):e0245362. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0245362.
    • Whole-exome sequencing reveals germline-mutated small cell lung cancer subtype with favorable response to DNA repair-targeted therapies.
    • Tlemsani C, Takahashi N, Pongor L, Rajapakse VN, Tyagi M, Wen X, Fasaye GA, Schmidt KT, Desai P, Kim C, Rajan A, Swift S, Sciuto L, Vilimas R, Webb S, Nichols S, Figg WD, Pommier Y, Calzone K, Steinberg SM, Wei JS, Guha U, Turner CE, Khan J, Thomas A.
    • Sci Transl Med. 2021 Jan 27;13(578):eabc7488. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.abc7488.

    Research News: Small Cell Lung Cancer Study Uncovers Disease-Associated Germline Mutations. (GenomeWeb)

    • Prophylactic Surgery in the BRCA+ Patient: Do Women Develop Breast Cancer While Waiting?
    • Macadam SA, Slater K, Cheifetz RE, Jansen L, Chia S, Brasher PMA, Bovill ES.
    • Curr Oncol. 2021 Jan 25;28(1):702-715. doi: 10.3390/curroncol28010069.