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    Original research:

    Development and Validation of the PREMMplus Model for Multigene Hereditary Cancer Risk Assessment.

    • Germline Variants in 32 Cancer-Related Genes among 700 Chinese Breast Cancer Patients by Next-Generation Sequencing: A Clinic-Based, Observational Study.
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    Original research:

    Development and Validation of the PREMMplus Model for Multigene Hereditary Cancer Risk Assessment.

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    Commentary:

    Who Should Have Multigene Germline Testing for Hereditary Cancer?

    Research news: Online Tool IDs People With Genetic Mutations Linked to Cancer. (Medscape Oncology)

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    Original research:

    Risk-Reducing Bilateral Salpingo-Oophorectomy for Ovarian Cancer: A Review and Clinical Guide for Hereditary Predisposition Genes.

    • Prevalence of Germline Findings Among Tumors From Cancer Types Lacking Hereditary Testing Guidelines.
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    Commentary:

    Paired Tumor-Germline Testing as a Driver in Better Cancer Care.

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    Commentary:

    Prophylactic Salpingo-Opphorectomy in Patients With Hereditary Predisposition Genes for Ovarian Cancer.

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    Commentary:

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    A Population-Based Study of Genes Previously Implicated in Breast Cancer.

    • Identifying Sequence Variants of 18 Hereditary Ovarian Cancer-Associated Genes in Chinese Epithelial Ovarian Cancer Patients.
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    A Population-Based Study of Genes Previously Implicated in Breast Cancer.

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    •• Editorial:

    Which Genes for Hereditary Breast Cancer?

    •• Commentary:

    The ten genes for breast (and ovarian) cancer susceptibility.

    •• Commentary:

    The other side of the coin: dissecting molecular mechanisms behind hereditary breast cancer in search of therapeutic opportunities.

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    Which Genes for Hereditary Breast Cancer?

    •• Commentary:

    The ten genes for breast (and ovarian) cancer susceptibility.

    •• Commentary:

    The other side of the coin: dissecting molecular mechanisms behind hereditary breast cancer in search of therapeutic opportunities.

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    •• Press: New Breast Cancer Mutation Findings Could Change Risk Management. (Medscape)

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

    • Non-BRCA DNA Damage Repair Gene Alterations and Response to the PARP Inhibitor Rucaparib in Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer: Analysis From the Phase II TRITON2 Study.
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    • Commentary

    Press: Hereditary Cancer Risk Variants Found in Significant Subset of Metastatic Breast Cancer Patients. (GenomeWeb)

    Research news: Inherited Mutations In Metastatic Breast Cancer Patients. (FORCE. XRAYS.)

    • Pathogenic and likely pathogenic variants in PALB2, CHEK2, and other known breast cancer susceptibility genes among 1054 BRCA-negative Hispanics with breast cancer.
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    Editorial:

    Genetic testing for breast cancer in the Hispanic community.

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    • [Risks of Solid Tumors in Heterozygous Carriers of Recessive Syndromes.]
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    • Large-scale meta-analysis of mutations identified in panels of breast/ovarian cancer-related genes - Providing evidence of cancer predisposition genes.
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    • Germline mutation landscape of Chinese patients with familial breast/ovarian cancer in a panel of 22 susceptibility genes.
    • Wang J, Li W, Shi Y, Huang Y, Sun T, Tang L, Lu Q, Lei Q, Liao N, Jin F, Li H, Huang T, Qian J, Pang D, Wang S, Fan P, Wu X, Lin Y, Qin H, Xu B.
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    Press: Genetic Testing Under-Utilized in Ovarian Cancer. (Medscape Oncology)

    Press: Genetic Testing for Ovarian Cancer Patients is Underused. (Clinical OMICs)

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    • Germline mutations in cancer susceptibility genes in high grade serous ovarian cancer in Serbia.
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    • Inherited Breast Cancer in Nigerian Women.
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    Research News: Inherited breast cancer in Nigerian women. (FORCE XRAYS)

    • Whole exome sequencing of breast cancer (TNBC) cases from India: association of MSH6 and BRIP1 variants with TNBC risk and oxidative DNA damage.
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    • Breast Cancer Surgical Risk Reduction for Patients With Inherited Mutations in Moderate Penetrance Genes.
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    • Review
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    Commentary:

    Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Testing in the Genomic Era.

    Letter:

    Association Between Invasive Lobular Breast Cancer and Mutations in the Mismatch Repair Gene MSH6.

    Letter:

    Association Between Invasive Lobular Breast Cancer and Mutations in the Mismatch Repair Gene MSH6.

    Letter:

    Association Between Invasive Lobular Breast Cancer and Mutations in the Mismatch Repair Gene MSH6.

    Letter, Reply:

    Association Between Invasive Lobular Breast Cancer and Mutations in the Mismatch Repair Gene MSH6-Reply.

    • The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) Guidelines Have Been Updated: Here is What You Need to Know.
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    • My Gene Counsel. 2018 Jul 23.

    Guidelines: NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology (NCCN Guidelines®) — Genetic/Familial High-Risk Assessment: Breast and Ovarian (PDF) (NCCN.org)

    • Cost-effectiveness of Population-Based BRCA1, BRCA2, RAD51C, RAD51D, BRIP1, PALB2 Mutation Testing in Unselected General Population Women.
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    Editorial:

    Population Testing for High Penetrance Genes: Are We There Yet?

    • XRAYS Follow Up: Does expanded genetic testing benefit Jewish women with breast cancer?
    • [No author given]
    • FORCE. XRAYS. 2018 Jun 7.

    Genetic Predisposition to Breast Cancer Due to Mutations Other Than BRCA1 and BRCA2 Founder Alleles Among Ashkenazi Jewish Women.

    Research review, Commentary: Does expanded genetic testing benefit Jewish women diagnosed with breast cancer? (FORCE. XRAYS. 2017 Sep 13.)

    • High frequency of pathogenic non-founder germline mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2 in families with breast and ovarian cancer in a founder population.
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    • Effects of Cancer Genetic Panel Testing on at-Risk Individuals.
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    • Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Jun;131(6):1103-1110. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000002531.
    • Testing Ashkenazi Jewish Women for Mutations Predisposing to Breast Cancer in Genes Other Than BRCA1 and BRCA2.
    • Narod S, Sopik V, Cybulski C.
    • JAMA Oncol. 2018 May 3. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2018.0595. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Letter

    Genetic Predisposition to Breast Cancer Due to Mutations Other Than BRCA1 and BRCA2 Founder Alleles Among Ashkenazi Jewish Women.

    Letter, Reply:

    Testing Ashkenazi Jewish Women for Mutations Predisposing to Breast Cancer in Genes Other Than BRCA1 and BRCA2—Reply.

    • Pathogenic Germline Variants in 10,389 Adult Cancers.
    • Huang KL, Mashl RJ, Wu Y, Ritter DI, Wang J, Oh C, Paczkowska M, Reynolds S, Wyczalkowski MA, Oak N, Scott AD, Krassowski M, Cherniack AD, Houlahan KE, Jayasinghe R, Wang LB, Zhou DC, Liu D, Cao S, Kim YW, Koire A, McMichael JF, Hucthagowder V, Kim TB, Hahn A, Wang C, McLellan MD, Al-Mulla F, Johnson KJ; Cancer Genome Atlas Research Network, Lichtarge O, Boutros PC, Raphael B, Lazar AJ, Zhang W, Wendl MC, Govindan R, Jain S, Wheeler D, Kulkarni S, Dipersio JF, Reimand J, Meric-Bernstam F, Chen K, Shmulevich I, Plon SE, Chen F, Ding L.
    • Cell. 2018 Apr 5;173(2):355-370.e14. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2018.03.039.
    • Ascertainment Bias and Estimating Penetrance.
    • Sorscher S.
    • JAMA Oncol. 2018 Apr 1;4(4):587. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.4573.

    Associations Between Cancer Predisposition Testing Panel Genes and Breast Cancer.

    • Prospective Study of Cancer Genetic Variants: Variation in Rate of Reclassification by Ancestry.
    • Slavin TP, Van Tongeren LR, Behrendt CE, Solomon I, Rybak C, Nehoray B, Kuzmich L, Niell-Swiller M, Blazer KR, Tao S, Yang K, Culver JO, Sand S, Castillo D, Herzog J, Gray SW, Weitzel JN.
    • J Natl Cancer Inst. 2018 Apr 1. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djy027. [Epub ahead of print]

    Introductory article, Editorial:

    The Ancestral Pace of Variant Reclassification.

    • Rare germline mutations in African American men diagnosed with early-onset prostate cancer.
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    • Prostate. 2018 Apr;78(5):321-326. doi: 10.1002/pros.23464. Epub 2018 Jan 21.
    • Four common polymorphisms of BRIP1 (rs2048718, rs4988344, rs4986764, and rs6504074) and cancer risk: evidence from 13,716 cancer patients and 15,590 cancer-free controls.
    • Liu D, Zheng Y, Wang M, Deng Y, Lin S, Zhou L, Yang P, Dai C, Xu P, Hao Q, Song D, Kang H, Dai Z.
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    • Setting the Threshold for Surgical Prevention in Women at Increased Risk of Ovarian Cancer.
    • Manchanda R, Menon U.
    • Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2018 Jan;28(1):34-42. doi: 10.1097/IGC.0000000000001147.
    • Genetic Predisposition to Breast Cancer Due to Mutations Other Than BRCA1 and BRCA2 Founder Alleles Among Ashkenazi Jewish Women.
    • Walsh T, Mandell JB, Norquist BM, Casadei S, Gulsuner S, Lee MK, King MC.
    • JAMA Oncol. 2017 Dec 1;3(12):1647-1653. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1996.

    Audio Interview: Breast Cancer Due to Non–BRCA1 and Non–BRCA2 Mutations in Ashkenazi Jewish Women. (The JAMA Network)

    Letter:

    Testing Ashkenazi Jewish Women for Mutations Predisposing to Breast Cancer in Genes Other Than BRCA1 and BRCA2

    Letter, Reply:

    Testing Ashkenazi Jewish Women for Mutations Predisposing to Breast Cancer in Genes Other Than BRCA1 and BRCA2—Reply

    Research review, Commentary: Does expanded genetic testing benefit Jewish women diagnosed with breast cancer? (FORCE. XRAYS. 2017 Sep 13.)

    Research review, Commentary: XRAYS Follow Up: Does expanded genetic testing benefit Jewish women with breast cancer? (FORCE. XRAYS. 2018 Jun 7.)

    • Clinical testing with a panel of 25 genes associated with increased cancer risk results in a significant increase in clinically significant findings across a broad range of cancer histories.
    • Rosenthal ET, Bernhisel R, Brown K, Kidd J, Manley S.
    • Cancer Genet. 2017 Dec;218-219:58-68. doi: 10.1016/j.cancergen.2017.09.003. Epub 2017 Sep 25.
    • Pathologic findings in breast, fallopian tube, and ovary specimens in non-BRCA hereditary breast and/or ovarian cancer syndromes: a study of 18 patients with deleterious germline mutations in RAD51C, BARD1, BRIP1, PALB2, MUTYH, or CHEK2.
    • Schoolmeester JK, Moyer AM, Goodenberger ML, Keeney GL, Carter JM, Bakkum-Gamez JN.
    • Hum Pathol. 2017 Dec;70:14-26. doi: 10.1016/j.humpath.2017.06.018. Epub 2017 Jul 12
    • Mutation status of RAD51C, PALB2, and BRIP1 in 100 Japanese familial breast cancer cases without BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations.
    • Sato K, Koyasu M, Nomura S, Sato Y, Kita M, Ashihara Y, Adachi Y, Ohno S, Iwase T, Kitagawa D, Nakashima E, Yoshida R, Miki Y, Arai M.
    • Cancer Sci. 2017 Nov;108(11):2287-2294. doi: 10.1111/cas.13350. Epub 2017 Sep 18.
    • Screening for familial cancer risk: Focus on breast cancer.
    • Rousset-Jablonski C, Gompel A.
    • Maturitas. 2017 Nov;105:69-77. doi: 10.1016/j.maturitas.2017.08.004. Epub 2017 Aug 7.
    • Review
    • Associations Between Cancer Predisposition Testing Panel Genes and Breast Cancer.
    • Couch FJ, Shimelis H, Hu C, Hart SN, Polley EC, Na J, Hallberg E, Moore R, Thomas A, Lilyquist J, Feng B, McFarland R, Pesaran T, Huether R, LaDuca H, Chao EC, Goldgar DE, Dolinsky JS.
    • JAMA Oncol. 2017 Sep 1;3(9):1190-1196. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.0424.

    Editorial:

    Multigene Panel Testing and Breast Cancer Risk: Is It Time to Scale Down?

    Letter, Comment:

    Ascertainment Bias and Estimating Penetrance.

    Interview, Audio: The Multifaceted Experience of Multigene Panel Testing for Breast Cancer. (OncoTherapy Network)

    • Genomic analysis of inherited breast cancer among Palestinian women: Genetic heterogeneity and a founder mutation in TP53.
    • Lolas Hamameh S, Renbaum P, Kamal L, Dweik D, Salahat M, Jaraysa T, Abu Rayyan A, Casadei S, Mandell JB, Gulsuner S, Lee MK, Walsh T, King MC, Levy-Lahad E, Kanaan M.
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    • Multiple-gene panel analysis in a case series of 255 women with hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.
    • Tedaldi G, Tebaldi M, Zampiga V, Danesi R, Arcangeli V, Ravegnani M, Cangini I, Pirini F, Petracci E, Rocca A, Falcini F, Amadori D, Calistri D.
    • Oncotarget. 2017 Jul 18;8(29):47064-47075. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.16791.
    • A study of over 35,000 women with breast cancer tested with a 25-gene panel of hereditary cancer genes.
    • Buys SS, Sandbach JF, Gammon A, Patel G, Kidd J, Brown KL, Sharma L, Saam J, Lancaster J, Daly MB.
    • Cancer. 2017 May 15;123(10):1721-1730. doi: 10.1002/cncr.30498. Epub 2017 Jan 13.
    • Evaluating genetic variants associated with breast cancer risk in high and moderate-penetrance genes in Asians.
    • Han MR, Zheng W, Cai Q, Gao YT, Zheng Y, Bolla MK, Michailidou K, Dennis J, Wang Q, Dunning AM, Brennan P, Chen ST, Choi JY, Hartman M, Ito H, Lophatananon A, Matsuo K, Miao H, Muir K, Sangrajrang S, Shen CY, Teo SH, Tseng CC, Wu AH, Yip CH, Kang D, Xiang YB, Easton DF, Shu XO, Long J.
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    • Hereditary Ovarian Cancer and Risk Reduction.
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    • Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol. 2017 May;41:31-48. doi: 10.1016/j.bpobgyn.2016.10.017. Epub 2017 Jan 17.
    • Review
    • BRIP1/FANCJ Mutation Analysis in a Family with History of Male and Female Breast Cancer in India.
    • Venkateshwari A, Clark DW, Nallari P, Vinod C, Kumarasamy T, Reddy G, Jyothy A, Kumar MV, Ramaiyer R, Palle K.
    • J Breast Cancer. 2017 Mar;20(1):104-107. doi: 10.4048/jbc.2017.20.1.104. Epub 2017 Mar 24.
    • Time to incorporate germline multigene panel testing into breast and ovarian cancer patient care.
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    • Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2016 Dec;160(3):393-410. Epub 2016 Oct 12.
    • Review
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    Letter:

    Clinical Genetics Testing Laboratories Have a Remarkably Low Rate of Clinically Significant Discordance When Interpreting Variants in Hereditary Cancer Syndrome Genes.

    Letter:

    Reply to R. Nussbaum et al and J. Dolinsky et al.

    • Germline multi-gene hereditary cancer panel testing in an unselected endometrial cancer cohort.
    • Ring KL, Bruegl AS, Allen BA, Elkin EP, Singh N, Hartman AR, Daniels MS, Broaddus RR.
    • Mod Pathol. 2016 Nov;29(11):1381-1389. doi: 10.1038/modpathol.2016.135. Epub 2016 Jul 22.
    • Germline Variants of Prostate Cancer in Japanese Families.
    • Hayano T, Matsui H, Nakaoka H, Ohtake N, Hosomichi K, Suzuki K, Inoue I.
    • PLoS One. 2016 Oct 4;11(10):e0164233. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0164233. eCollection 2016.
    • The Fanconi anemia DNA damage repair pathway in the spotlight for germline predisposition to colorectal cancer.
    • Esteban-Jurado C, Franch-Expósito S, Muñoz J, Ocaña T, Carballal S, López-Cerón M, Cuatrecasas M, Vila-Casadesús M, Lozano JJ, Serra E, Beltran S, Brea-Fernández A, Ruiz-Ponte C, Castells A, Bujanda L, Garre P, Caldés T, Cubiella J, Balaguer F, Castellví-Bel S.
    • Eur J Hum Genet. 2016 Oct;24(10):1501-5. doi: 10.1038/ejhg.2016.44. Epub 2016 May 11.
    • FDA Updates Recommendation Against Ovarian Cancer Screening.
    • [No author given]
    • My Gene Counsel. 2016 Sep 16.
    • Primary Peritoneal Carcinoma in a BRCA1/2-negative, PALB2-positive patient.
    • Kahn R, Garcia-Soto A, Silva-Smith R, Pinto A, George SH.
    • Gynecol Oncol Rep. 2016 Aug 2;17:93-5. doi: 10.1016/j.gore.2016.08.001. eCollection 2016.
    • Women at high risk of breast cancer: Molecular characteristics, clinical presentation and management.
    • Kleibl Z, Kristensen VN.
    • Breast. 2016 Aug;28:136-44. doi: 10.1016/j.breast.2016.05.006. Epub 2016 Jun 16.
    • Review

    Comments on NSGC Discussion Forum Cancer SIG

    Subject: CHEK2 and adjuvant radiation therapy

    • Genomics in Clinical Practice, Part 1: The Rise of Multiplex Gene Testing for Cancer.
    • Kate M. O'Rourke
    • Medscape Oncology. Coverage from the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) 2016 Annual Meeting. 2016 Jul 20.
    • Multi-gene Testing Increases Complexity of Counseling Women at Risk of Breast and Ovarian Cancer.
    • Hughes, D
    • Cancer Therapy Advisor. Breast Cancer Advisor. 2016 Jul 6.

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    Subject: VUS

    • Analysis of BRIP1 Variants Among Korean Patients with BRCA1/2 Mutation-Negative High-Risk Breast Cancer.
    • Kim H, Cho DY, Choi DH, Jung GH, Shin I, Park W, Huh SJ, Nam SJ, Lee JE, Gil WH, Kim SW.
    • Cancer Res Treat. 2016 Jul;48(3):955-61. doi: 10.4143/crt.2015.191. Epub 2016 Jan 19.
    • Estimating cumulative risks for breast cancer for carriers of variants in uncommon genes.
    • Lindor NM, Hopper J, Dowty J.
    • Fam Cancer. 2016 Jul;15(3):367-70. doi: 10.1007/s10689-016-9896-2.
    • The role of germline alterations in the DNA damage response genes BRIP1 and BRCA2 in melanoma susceptibility.
    • Tuominen R, Engström PG, Helgadottir H, Eriksson H, Unneberg P, Kjellqvist S, Yang M, Lindén D, Edsgärd D, Hansson J, Höiom V.
    • Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2016 Jul;55(7):601-11. doi: 10.1002/gcc.22363. Epub 2016 May 2.
    • Understanding the Significance of Mutations in Tumor Suppressor Genes Identified Using Next-Generation Sequencing: A Case Report.
    • Sorscher S.
    • Case Rep Oncol. 2016 Jun 14;9(2):328-30. doi: 10.1159/000447257.
    • Frequency of Germline Mutations in 25 Cancer Susceptibility Genes in a Sequential Series of Patients With Breast Cancer.
    • Tung N, Lin NU, Kidd J, Allen BA, Singh N, Wenstrup RJ, Hartman AR, Winer EP, Garber JE.
    • J Clin Oncol. 2016 May 1;34(13):1460-8. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2015.65.0747. Epub 2016 Mar 14.

    Letter

    Next-Generation Sequencing of Tumors to Better Estimate the Clinical Significance of Non-BRCA Germline Deleterious Mutations.

    • No evidence that protein truncating variants in BRIP1 are associated with breast cancer risk: implications for gene panel testing.
    • Easton DF, Lesueur F, Decker B, Michailidou K, Li J, Allen J, Luccarini C, Pooley KA, Shah M, Bolla MK, Wang Q, Dennis J, Ahmad J, Thompson ER, Damiola F, Pertesi M, Voegele C, Mebirouk N, Robinot N, Durand G, Forey N, Luben RN, Ahmed S, Aittomäki K, Anton-Culver H, Arndt V; Australian Ovarian Cancer Study Group, Baynes C, Beckman MW, Benitez J, Van Den Berg D, Blot WJ, Bogdanova NV, Bojesen SE, Brenner H, Chang-Claude J, Chia KS, Choi JY, Conroy DM, Cox A, Cross SS, Czene K, Darabi H, Devilee P, Eriksson M, Fasching PA, Figueroa J, Flyger H, Fostira F, García-Closas M, Giles GG, Glendon G, González-Neira A, Guénel P, Haiman CA, Hall P, Hart SN, Hartman M, Hooning MJ, Hsiung CN, Ito H, Jakubowska A, James PA, John EM, Johnson N, Jones M, Kabisch M, Kang D; kConFab Investigators, Kosma VM, Kristensen V, Lambrechts D, Li N; Lifepool Investigators, Lindblom A, Long J, Lophatananon A, Lubinski J, Mannermaa A, Manoukian S, Margolin S, Matsuo K, Meindl A, Mitchell G, Muir K; NBCS Investigators, Nevelsteen I, van den Ouweland A, Peterlongo P, Phuah SY, Pylkäs K, Rowley SM, Sangrajrang S, Schmutzler RK, Shen CY, Shu XO, Southey MC, Surowy H, Swerdlow A, Teo SH, Tollenaar RA, Tomlinson I, Torres D, Truong T, Vachon C, Verhoef S, Wong-Brown M, Zheng W, Zheng Y, Nevanlinna H, Scott RJ, Andrulis IL, Wu AH, Hopper JL, Couch FJ, Winqvist R, Burwinkel B, Sawyer EJ, Schmidt MK, Rudolph A, Dörk T, Brauch H, Hamann U, Neuhausen SL, Milne RL, Fletcher O, Pharoah PD, Campbell IG, Dunning AM, Le Calvez-Kelm F, Goldgar DE, Tavtigian SV, Chenevix-Trench G.
    • J Med Genet. 2016 May;53(5):298-309. doi: 10.1136/jmedgenet-2015-103529. Epub 2016 Feb 26.

    Commentary

    Risky business: getting a grip on BRIP.

    • NCCN Adds New Gene Mutations to Consider in Women's Cancers.
    • Fran Lowry.
    • Medscape Medical News. Oncology. National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) 21st Annual Conference. 2016 Apr 4.
    • Inherited Mutations in Women With Ovarian Carcinoma.
    • Norquist BM, Harrell MI, Brady MF, Walsh T, Lee MK, Gulsuner S, Bernards SS, Casadei S, Yi Q, Burger RA, Chan JK, Davidson SA, Mannel RS, DiSilvestro PA, Lankes HA, Ramirez NC, King MC, Swisher EM, Birrer MJ.
    • JAMA Oncol. 2016 Apr 1;2(4):482-490. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2015.5495.

    Commentary

    Germline Sequence Variants and Ovarian Cancer: Known-Knowns and Known-Unknowns.

    Comments on NSGC Discussion Forum Cancer SIG

    Subject: article request

    • Clinical characteristics and genetic subtypes of Fanconi anemia in Saudi patients.
    • Ghazwani Y, AlBalwi M, Al-Abdulkareem I, Al-Dress M, Alharbi T, Alsudairy R, Alomari A, Aljamaan K, Essa M, Al-Zahrani M, Alsultan A.
    • Cancer Genet. 2016 Apr;209(4):171-6. doi: 10.1016/j.cancergen.2016.02.003. Epub 2016 Feb 15.
    • Genetics of triple-negative breast cancer: Implications for patient care.
    • Afghahi A, Telli ML, Kurian AW.
    • Curr Probl Cancer. 2016 Mar - Aug;40(2-4):130-140. doi: 10.1016/j.currproblcancer.2016.09.007. Epub 2016 Sep 23.
    • Review
    • Multiple gene sequencing for risk assessment in patients with early-onset or familial breast cancer.
    • Lin PH, Kuo WH, Huang AC, Lu YS, Lin CH, Kuo SH, Wang MY, Liu CY, Cheng FT, Yeh MH, Li HY, Yang YH, Hsu YH, Fan SC, Li LY, Yu SL, Chang KJ, Chen PL, Ni YH, Huang CS.
    • Oncotarget. 2016 Feb 16;7(7):8310-20. doi: 10.18632/oncotarget.7027.
    • Genetic characterization of early onset ovarian carcinoma.
    • Bernards SS, Norquist BM, Harrell MI, Agnew KJ, Lee MK, Walsh T, Swisher EM.
    • Gynecol Oncol. 2016 Feb;140(2):221-225. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2015.12.017. Epub 2015 Dec 21.
    • Inherited breast cancer predisposition in Asians: multigene panel testing outcomes from Singapore.
    • Wong ESY, Shekar S, Met-Domestici M, Chan C, Sze M, Yap YS, Rozen SG, Tan MH, Ang P, Ngeow J, Lee ASG.
    • NPJ Genom Med. 2016 Jan 13;1:15003. doi: 10.1038/npjgenmed.2015.3. eCollection 2016.
    • BRIP1, a potential candidate gene in development of non-BRCA1/2 breast cancer.
    • Ouhtit A, Gupta I, Shaikh Z.
    • Front Biosci (Elite Ed). 2016 Jan 1;8:289-98.
    • Review
    • Targeted massively parallel sequencing of a panel of putative breast cancer susceptibility genes in a large cohort of multiple-case breast and ovarian cancer families.
    • Li J, Meeks H, Feng BJ, Healey S, Thorne H, Makunin I, Ellis J; kConFab Investigators, Campbell I, Southey M, Mitchell G, Clouston D, Kirk J, Goldgar D, Chenevix-Trench G.
    • J Med Genet. 2016 Jan;53(1):34-42. doi: 10.1136/jmedgenet-2015-103452. Epub 2015 Nov 3.
    • Patterns and functional implications of rare germline variants across 12 cancer types.
    • Lu C, Xie M, Wendl MC, Wang J, McLellan MD, Leiserson MD, Huang KL, Wyczalkowski MA, Jayasinghe R, Banerjee T, Ning J, Tripathi P, Zhang Q, Niu B, Ye K, Schmidt HK, Fulton RS, McMichael JF, Batra P, Kandoth C, Bharadwaj M, Koboldt DC, Miller CA, Kanchi KL, Eldred JM, Larson DE, Welch JS, You M, Ozenberger BA, Govindan R, Walter MJ, Ellis MJ, Mardis ER, Graubert TA, Dipersio JF, Ley TJ, Wilson RK, Goodfellow PJ, Raphael BJ, Chen F, Johnson KJ, Parvin JD, Ding L.
    • Nat Commun. 2015 Dec 22;6:10086. doi: 10.1038/ncomms10086.

    Press: Study Uncovers Inherited Genetic Susceptibility Across 12 Cancer Types? (DoveMed)

    • Germline Mutations in the BRIP1, BARD1, PALB2, and NBN Genes in Women With Ovarian Cancer.
    • Ramus SJ, Song H, Dicks E, Tyrer JP, Rosenthal AN, Intermaggio MP, Fraser L, Gentry-Maharaj A, Hayward J, Philpott S, Anderson C, Edlund CK, Conti D, Harrington P, Barrowdale D, Bowtell DD, Alsop K, Mitchell G; AOCS Study Group, Cicek MS, Cunningham JM, Fridley BL, Alsop J, Jimenez-Linan M, Poblete S, Lele S, Sucheston-Campbell L, Moysich KB, Sieh W, McGuire V, Lester J, Bogdanova N, Dürst M, Hillemanns P; Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium, Odunsi K, Whittemore AS, Karlan BY, Dörk T, Goode EL, Menon U, Jacobs IJ, Antoniou AC, Pharoah PD, Gayther SA.
    • J Natl Cancer Inst. 2015 Aug 27;107(11). pii: djv214. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djv214. Print 2015 Nov;.

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    Subject: Register for the November Cancer SIG Journal Club

    Subject: searching for BRIP1 article

    Press: Scientists find new gene fault behind ovarian cancer (Cancer Research UK)

    Press: Progress towards identifying ovarian cancer risk (PHG Foundation)

    • BRIP1 as an ovarian cancer susceptibility gene: ready for the clinic?
    • Balmaña J, Domchek SM.
    • J Natl Cancer Inst. 2015 Aug 27;107(11). pii: djv262. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djv262. Print 2015 Nov;.
    • Protein-truncating variants in moderate-risk breast cancer susceptibility genes: a meta-analysis of high-risk case-control screening studies.
    • Aloraifi F, McCartan D, McDevitt T, Green AJ, Bracken A, Geraghty J.
    • Cancer Genet. 2015 Sep;208(9):455-63. doi: 10.1016/j.cancergen.2015.06.001. Epub 2015 Jun 14.
    • Meta-Analysis
    • Hereditary Breast Cancer Syndromes: Molecular Pathogenesis and Diagnostics.
    • Vos S, Van der Groep P, Van der Wall E, Van Diest PJ.
    • eLS. John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester. http://www.els.net. doi: 10.1002/9780470015902.a0005375. 2015 Sep.
    • Review
    • Genetics of breast cancer: a topic in evolution.
    • Shiovitz S, Korde LA.
    • Ann Oncol. 2015 Jul;26(7):1291-9. doi: 10.1093/annonc/mdv022. Epub 2015 Jan 20.
    • Finnish Fanconi anemia mutations and hereditary predisposition to breast and prostate cancer.
    • Mantere T, Haanpää M, Hanenberg H, Schleutker J, Kallioniemi A, Kähkönen M, Parto K, Avela K, Aittomäki K, von Koskull H, Hartikainen JM, Kosma VM, Laasanen SL, Mannermaa A, Pylkäs K, Winqvist R.
    • Clin Genet. 2015 Jul;88(1):68-73. doi: 10.1111/cge.12447. Epub 2014 Jul 30.
    • Letters from iceland.
    • [No authors listed]
    • Nat Genet. 2015 Apr 28;47(5):425. doi: 10.1038/ng.3277.

    Large-scale whole-genome sequencing of the Icelandic population.

    Research News

    Largest set of human genomes from a single population is sequenced.

    • Candidate gene analysis of BRCA1/2 mutation-negative high-risk Russian breast cancer patients.
    • Sokolenko AP, Preobrazhenskaya EV, Aleksakhina SN, Iyevleva AG, Mitiushkina NV, Zaitseva OA, Yatsuk OS, Tiurin VI, Strelkova TN, Togo AV, Imyanitov EN.
    • Cancer Lett. 2015 Apr 10;359(2):259-61. doi: 10.1016/j.canlet.2015.01.022. Epub 2015 Jan 22.
    • Hereditary predisposition to ovarian cancer, looking beyond BRCA1/BRCA2.
    • Minion LE, Dolinsky JS, Chase DM, Dunlop CL, Chao EC, Monk BJ.
    • Gynecol Oncol. 2015 Apr;137(1):86-92. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2015.01.537. Epub 2015 Jan 23.

    Comments on NSGC Discussion Forum Cancer SIG

    Subject: RAD50 Positive Letter

    • Inherited mutations in 17 breast cancer susceptibility genes among a large triple-negative breast cancer cohort unselected for family history of breast cancer.
    • Couch FJ, Hart SN, Sharma P, Toland AE, Wang X, Miron P, Olson JE, Godwin AK, Pankratz VS, Olswold C, Slettedahl S, Hallberg E, Guidugli L, Davila JI, Beckmann MW, Janni W, Rack B, Ekici AB, Slamon DJ, Konstantopoulou I, Fostira F, Vratimos A, Fountzilas G, Pelttari LM, Tapper WJ, Durcan L, Cross SS, Pilarski R, Shapiro CL, Klemp J, Yao S, Garber J, Cox A, Brauch H, Ambrosone C, Nevanlinna H, Yannoukakos D, Slager SL, Vachon CM, Eccles DM, Fasching PA.
    • J Clin Oncol. 2015 Feb 1;33(4):304-11. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2014.57.1414. Epub 2014 Dec 1.

    Evolution of genetic testing for inherited susceptibility to breast cancer.

    • The spectrum of genetic mutations in breast cancer.
    • Sheikh A, Hussain SA, Ghori Q, Naeem N, Fazil A, Giri S, Sathian B, Mainali P, Al Tamimi DM.
    • Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2015;16(6):2177-85.
    • Hereditary Ovarian Cancer: Not Only BRCA 1 and 2 Genes.
    • Toss A, Tomasello C, Razzaboni E, Contu G, Grandi G, Cagnacci A, Schilder RJ, Cortesi L.
    • Biomed Res Int. 2015;2015:341723. Epub 2015 May 17.
    • Hereditary breast and ovarian cancer: assessment of point mutations and copy number variations in Brazilian patients.
    • Silva FC, Lisboa BC, Figueiredo MC, Torrezan GT, Santos EM, Krepischi AC, Rossi BM, Achatz MI, Carraro DM.
    • BMC Med Genet. 2014 May 15;15:55. doi: 10.1186/1471-2350-15-55.
    • MUTATION ANALYSIS FOR BRIP1 IN KOREAN PATIENTS WITH BRCA1/2 MUTATIONS-NEGATIVE HIGH-RISK BREAST CANCER.
    • H. Kim, D. Cho, D.H. Choi, W. Park, S.J. Huh.
    • Ann Oncol (2014 May) 25 (suppl 1): i6-i7. doi: 10.1093/annonc/mdu065.7. IMPAKT Breast Cancer Conference, 8–10 May 2014, Brussels, Belgium.
    • Conference Abstract
    • Breast cancer genes: Beyond BRCA1 and BRCA2.
    • Tabitha M. Powledge.
    • Genetic Literacy Project, 2014 Apr 8.
    • Growing recognition of the role for rare missense substitutions in breast cancer susceptibility.
    • Tavtigian SV, Chenevix-Trench G.
    • Biomark Med. [2014 Apr;];8(4):589-603. doi: 10.2217/bmm.13.143.
    • Germline and somatic mutations in homologous recombination genes predict platinum response and survival in ovarian, fallopian tube, and peritoneal carcinomas.
    • Pennington KP, Walsh T, Harrell MI, Lee MK, Pennil CC, Rendi MH, Thornton A, Norquist BM, Casadei S, Nord AS, Agnew KJ, Pritchard CC, Scroggins S, Garcia RL, King MC, Swisher EM.
    • Clin Cancer Res. 2014 Feb 1;20(3):764-75. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-13-2287. Epub 2013 Nov 15.

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    Subject: PALB2 and Ovarian Cancer

    Comment, Letter

    DNA repair mutations and outcomes in ovarian cancer--letter.

    Reply, Letter

    DNA repair mutations and outcomes in ovarian cancer--response.

    • Etiology of familial breast cancer with undetected BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations: clinical implications.
    • Yiannakopoulou E.
    • Cell Oncol (Dordr). 2014 Feb;37(1):1-8. doi: 10.1007/s13402-013-0158-0. Epub 2013 Dec 4.
    • Common breast cancer risk variants in the post-COGS era: a comprehensive review.
    • Maxwell KN, Nathanson KL.
    • Breast Cancer Res. 2013 Dec 20;15(6):212. doi: 10.1186/bcr3591.
    • A common nonsense mutation of the BLM gene and prostate cancer risk and survival.
    • Antczak A, Kluźniak W, Wokołorczyk D, Kashyap A, Jakubowska A, Gronwald J, Huzarski T, Byrski T, Dębniak T, Masojć B, Górski B, Gromowski T, Nagorna A, Gołąb A, Sikorski A, Słojewski M, Gliniewicz B, Borkowski T, Borkowski A, Przybyła J, Sosnowski M, Małkiewicz B, Zdrojowy R, Sikorska-Radek P, Matych J, Wilkosz J, Różański W, Kiś J, Bar K, Domagała P, Stawicka M, Milecki P, Akbari MR, Narod SA, Lubiński J, Cybulski C; Polish Hereditary Prostate Cancer Consortium; Other members of the Polish Hereditary Prostate Cancer Consortium.
    • Gene. 2013 Dec 15;532(2):173-6. doi: 10.1016/j.gene.2013.09.079. Epub 2013 Oct 2.
    • Further evidence for the contribution of the BRCA1-interacting protein-terminal helicase 1 (BRIP1) gene in breast cancer susceptibility.
    • Ren LP, Xian YS, Diao DM, Chen Y, Guo Q, Dang CX.
    • Genet Mol Res. 2013 Nov 22;12(4):5793-801. doi: 10.4238/2013.November.22.6.
    • Germline and somatic mutations in homologous recombination genes predict platinum response and improved overall survival in ovarian, fallopian tube, and peritoneal carcinomas.
    • Pennington K, Walsh T, Harrell M, Lee M, Pennil C, Casadei S, Agnew K, Garcia R, Rendi M, King M, Swisher E.
    • Gynecologic Oncology. 2013 Oct;131(1):257-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2013.07.028.
    • Conference abstract
    • Germline mutations in dna repair genes in women with ovarian, peritoneal, or fallopian tube cancer treated on GOG protocol 218.
    • Norquist B, Harrell M, Walsh T, Lee MK, King MC, Swisher EM, Birrer MJ.
    • Gynecologic Oncology. 2013 Oct;131(1):259. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2013.07.032.
    • Conference abstract
    • First evidence for the contribution of the genetic variations of BRCA1-interacting protein 1 (BRIP1) to the genetic susceptibility of cervical cancer.
    • Ma XD, Cai GQ, Zou W, Huang YH, Zhang JR, Wang DT, Chen BL.
    • Gene. 2013 Jul 25;524(2):208-13. doi: 10.1016/j.gene.2013.04.025. Epub 2013 May 1.
    • Breast cancer genes: beyond BRCA1 and BRCA2.
    • Filippini SE, Vega A.
    • Front Biosci (Landmark Ed). 2013 Jun 1;18:1358-72.
    • Haplotype analysis of eight genes of the monoubiquitinated FANCD2-DNA damage-repair pathway in breast cancer patients.
    • Tang LL, Chen FY, Wang H, Hu XL, Dai X, Mao J, Shen ZT, Wu YH, Wang SM, Hai J, Yan GJ, Li H, Huang J.
    • Cancer Epidemiol. 2013 Jun;37(3):311-7. doi: 10.1016/j.canep.2012.12.010. Epub 2013 Jan 26.
    • BRIP1 variations analysis reveals their relative importance as genetic susceptibility factor for cervical cancer.
    • Ma XD, Cai GQ, Zou W, Huang YH, Zhang JR, Wang DT, Chen BL.
    • Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2013 Apr 5;433(2):232-6. doi: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2013.02.089. Epub 2013 Mar 7.
    • Polymorphic variations in the FANCA gene in high-risk non-BRCA1/2 breast cancer individuals from the French Canadian population.
    • Litim N, Labrie Y, Desjardins S, Ouellette G, Plourde K, Belleau P; INHERIT BRCAs, Durocher F.
    • Mol Oncol. 2013 Feb;7(1):85-100. doi: 10.1016/j.molonc.2012.08.002. Epub 2012 Sep 11.
    • BRCA1 and Its Network of Interacting Partners.
    • Christou CM, Kyriacou K.
    • Biology (Basel). 2013 Jan 2;2(1):40-63. doi: 10.3390/biology2010040.
    • Association between BRIP1 (BACH1) polymorphisms and breast cancer risk: a meta-analysis.
    • Pabalan N, Jarjanazi H, Ozcelik H.
    • Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2013 Jan;137(2):553-8. doi: 10.1007/s10549-012-2364-2. Epub 2012 Dec 6.
    • Meta-Analysis
    • Hereditary genes and SNPs associated with breast cancer.
    • Mahdi KM, Nassiri MR, Nasiri K.
    • Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2013;14(6):3403-9.
    • Hereditary breast cancer: the era of new susceptibility genes.
    • Apostolou P, Fostira F.
    • Biomed Res Int. 2013;2013:747318. doi: 10.1155/2013/747318. Epub 2013 Mar 21.
    • Germline mutations in BRIP1 and PALB2 in Jewish high cancer risk families.
    • Catucci I, Milgrom R, Kushnir A, Laitman Y, Paluch-Shimon S, Volorio S, Ficarazzi F, Bernard L, Radice P, Friedman E, Peterlongo P.
    • Fam Cancer. 2012 Sep;11(3):483-91. doi: 10.1007/s10689-012-9540-8.
    • Rare germline large rearrangements in the BRCA1/2 genes and eight candidate genes in 472 patients with breast cancer predisposition.
    • Rouleau E, Jesson B, Briaux A, Nogues C, Chabaud V, Demange L, Sokolowska J, Coulet F, Barouk-Simonet E, Bignon YJ, Bonnet F, Bourdon V, Bronner M, Caputo S, Castera L, Delnatte C, Delvincourt C, Fournier J, Hardouin A, Muller D, Peyrat JP, Toulas C, Uhrhammer N, Vidal V, Stoppa-Lyonnet D, Bieche I, Lidereau R.
    • Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2012 Jun;133(3):1179-90. doi: 10.1007/s10549-012-2009-5. Epub 2012 Apr 5.
    • Translational advances regarding hereditary breast cancer syndromes.
    • Gage M, Wattendorf D, Henry LR.
    • J Surg Oncol. 2012 Apr 1;105(5):444-51. doi: 10.1002/jso.21856.
    • Review
    • [Present status and tasks for genetic testing and risk-reducing surgery in patients with hereditary breast and ovarian cancer].
    • Arai M, Taki K, Iwase H, Takizawa K, Nishimura S, Iwase T.
    • Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2012 Apr;39(4):525-31.
    • [Article in Japanese]
    • Hereditary ovarian cancer: Beyond the usual suspects.
    • Pennington KP, Swisher EM.
    • Gynecol Oncol. 2012 Feb;124(2):347-53. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2011.12.415.
    • Review