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    • Update: PARP inhibitors, rucaparib (Rubraca) and olaparib (Lynparza) receive FDA approval for metastatic prostate cancer.
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    Drug Approval: FDA approves olaparib for HRR gene-mutated metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (U.S. Food & Drug Administration)

    • Polygenic Risk Score, Family History Refine Breast Cancer Risk Assessment in CHEK2 Mutation Carriers.
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    • ASTRO Radiation Therapy Summary of the ASCO-ASTRO-SSO Guideline on Management of Hereditary Breast Cancer.
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    Guideline:

    Management of Hereditary Breast Cancer: American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Society for Radiation Oncology, and Society of Surgical Oncology Guideline.

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    • Establishing a framework for the clinical translation of germline findings in precision oncology.
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    Invited Commentary: Breast Cancer Risk Assessment and Screening Strategies—What’s New?

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    • Neoadjuvant Treatment for Triple Negative Breast Cancer: Recent Progresses and Challenges
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    • Changing practice: moving to a specialist nurse-led service for BRCA gene testing.
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    • Protein expression profiling identifies differential modulation of homologous recombination by platinum-based antitumor agents.
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    • Talazoparib Exposure-Efficacy Analysis in Patients With Advanced Breast Cancer and Germline BRCA1/2 Mutations in the EMBRACA Trial.
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    • Exposure-Safety Analyses of Talazoparib in Patients With Advanced Breast Cancer and Germline BRCA1/2 Mutations in the EMBRACA and ABRAZO Trials.
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    • Prevalence of BRCA1/BRCA2 pathogenic variation in Chinese Han population.
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    • High resolution melting profiles (HRMPs) obtained by magnetic induction cycler (MIC) have been used to monitor the BRCA2 status highlighted by next generation tumor sequencing (NGTS): a combined approach in a diagnostic environment.
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    • Utilization of health information technology among cancer genetic counselors.
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    • The prevalence of occult ovarian cancer in the series of 155 consequently operated high risk asymptomatic patients - Slovenian population based study.
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    • Germline Insights from NGS Somatic Testing: Clinical Challenges and Controversies.
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    • A systematic literature review of whole exome and genome sequencing population studies of genetic susceptibility to cancer.
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    • Long-term response to Olaparib in carcinomatous meningitis of a BRCA2 mutated ovarian cancer: A case report.
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    • Development and validation of a measure of comprehension of genomic screening-negative results (CoG-NR).
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    • Wise Management of Ovarian Cancer: On the Cutting Edge.
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    • Therapeutic Potential of Combining PARP Inhibitor and Immunotherapy in Solid Tumors.
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    • Long-term response to Olaparib in carcinomatous meningitis of a BRCA2 mutated ovarian cancer: A case report.
    • Favier L, Truc G, Boidot R, Bengrine-Lefevre L.
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    • Integrating Genetic and Genomic Testing Into Oncology Practice.
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    • Increased prevalence of BRCA1/2 mutations in women with macro-textured breast implants and anaplastic large cell lymphoma of the breast.
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    • Blood. 2020 May 26:blood.2019004498. doi: 10.1182/blood.2019004498. Epub ahead of print.
    • Letter
    • Phase I Study of Veliparib on an Intermittent and Continuous Schedule in Combination with Carboplatin in Metastatic Breast Cancer: A Safety and [18F]-Fluorothymidine Positron Emission Tomography Biomarker Study.
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    • Complication rates among women undergoing preventive mastectomy: An Austrian registry.
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    • Comprehensive study for BRCA1 and BRCA2 entire coding regions in breast cancer.
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    • Clin Transl Oncol. 2020 May 25. doi: 10.1007/s12094-020-02385-9. Epub ahead of print.
    • PARP inhibition in the ovarian cancer patient: Current approvals and future directions.
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    • Pharmacol Ther. 2020 May 22:107588. doi: 10.1016/j.pharmthera.2020.107588. Epub ahead of print.
    • Review
    • Screening of BRCA1 variants c.190T>C, 1307delT, g.5331G>A and c.2612C>T in breast cancer patients from North India.
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    • Genet Mol Biol. 2020 May 20;43(2):e20190014. doi: 10.1590/1678-4685-GMB-2019-0014.
    • Haplotypic characterization of BRCA1 c.5266dupC, the prevailing mutation in Brazilian hereditary breast/ovarian cancer.
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    • Engaging Men With BRCA-Related Cancer Risks: Practical Advice for BRCA Risk Management From Male Stakeholders.
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    • Am J Mens Health. 2020 May-Jun;14(3):1557988320924932. doi: 10.1177/1557988320924932.
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    • Complication rates among women undergoing preventive mastectomy: An Austrian registry.
    • Leser C, Deutschmann C, Dorffner G, Gschwantler-Kaulich D, Castillo DM, Abayev S, Stübler M, Reitsamer R, Singer C.
    • Breast J. 2020 May 25. doi: 10.1111/tbj.13877. Epub ahead of print.
    • Comprehensive study for BRCA1 and BRCA2 entire coding regions in breast cancer.
    • Algebaly AS, Suliman RS, Al-Qahtani WS.
    • Clin Transl Oncol. 2020 May 25. doi: 10.1007/s12094-020-02385-9. Epub ahead of print.
    • PARP inhibition in the ovarian cancer patient: Current approvals and future directions.
    • Kurnit KC, Avila M, Hinchcliff E, Coleman RL, Westin SN.
    • Pharmacol Ther. 2020 May 22:107588. doi: 10.1016/j.pharmthera.2020.107588. Epub ahead of print.
    • Review
    • Engaging Men With BRCA-Related Cancer Risks: Practical Advice for BRCA Risk Management From Male Stakeholders.
    • Dean M, Campbell-Salome G, Rauscher EA.
    • Am J Mens Health. 2020 May-Jun;14(3):1557988320924932. doi: 10.1177/1557988320924932.
    • Utilization of Complementary Alternative Medicine, Diet, and Exercise Among Women at High Risk for Developing Breast Cancer.
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