General ~ Genetic Testing
~ Genetics of Breast & Ovarian Cancer

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    • Hereditary Cancer Syndromes and Risk Assessment: ACOG COMMITTEE OPINION, Number 793.
    • [No authors listed]
    • Obstet Gynecol. 2019 Dec;134(6):e143-e149. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000003562.

    Summary:

    Hereditary Cancer Syndromes and Risk Assessment: ACOG COMMITTEE OPINION SUMMARY, Number 793.

    • Retesting of women who are negative for a BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation using a 20-gene panel.
    • Lerner-Ellis J, Sopik V, Wong A, Lázaro C, Narod SA, Charames GS.
    • J Med Genet. 2019 Nov 29. pii: jmedgenet-2019-106403. doi: 10.1136/jmedgenet-2019-106403. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Update: Genetic causes of hereditary pancreatic cancer: BRCA and beyond
    • [No author given]
    • FORCE. XRAYS. 2019 Nov 26.
    • Myriad Genetics Myriad Wins Japanese Approval for BRACAnalysis to Assess Breast, Ovarian Cancer Risk.
    • [No author given]
    • Clinical Omics. 2019 Nov 21.
    • Myriad Genetics BRACAnalysis Approved by Japanese Regulators.
    • [No author given]
    • GenomeWeb. 2019 Nov 21.
    • Mainstreamed genetic testing in ovarian cancer: patient experience of the testing process.
    • McLeavy L, Rahman B, Kristeleit R, Ledermann J, Lockley M, McCormack M, Mould T, Side L, Lanceley A.
    • Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2019 Nov 19. pii: ijgc-2019-000630. doi: 10.1136/ijgc-2019-000630. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Employee Benefits Programs Share Early Experiences Implementing Genetic Testing.
    • Ray T.
    • GenomeWeb. 2019 Nov 15.
    • Identification of novel BRCA1 large genomic rearrangements by a computational algorithm of amplicon-based Next-Generation Sequencing data.
    • Nicolussi A, Belardinilli F, Silvestri V, Mahdavian Y, Valentini V, D'Inzeo S, Petroni M, Zani M, Ferraro S, Di Giulio S, Fabretti F, Fratini B, Gradilone A, Ottini L, Giannini G, Coppa A, Capalbo C.
    • PeerJ. 2019 Nov 15;7:e7972. doi: 10.7717/peerj.7972. eCollection 2019.
    • Ethical Issues in Newborn Sequencing Research: The Case Study of BabySeq.
    • Ross LF, Clayton EW.
    • Pediatrics. 2019 Nov 12. pii: e20191031. doi: 10.1542/peds.2019-1031. [Epub ahead of print]

    Press: Genome Sequencing in Newborns Raises Ethical Issues (NY Times/Reuters)

    • Hereditary prostate cancer - Primetime for genetic testing?
    • Heidegger I, Tsaur I, Borgmann H, Surcel C, Kretschmer A, Mathieu R, Visschere P, Valerio M, van den Bergh RCN, Ost P, Tilki D, Gandaglia G, Ploussard G; EAU-YAU Prostate Cancer Working Party.
    • Cancer Treat Rev. 2019 Nov 11;81:101927. doi: 10.1016/j.ctrv.2019.101927. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Review
    • NSGC Panel Divided on Whether Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients Should Undergo Panel Testing.
    • [No author given]
    • GenomeWeb. 2019 Nov 7.
    • [What attitude to women at high risk of breast cancer?]
    • Livon D, Moretta J, Noguès C.
    • Presse Med. 2019 Nov 6. pii: S0755-4982(19)30302-1. doi: 10.1016/j.lpm.2019.07.014. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Review, [Article in French]
    • Clinical utility of hereditary cancer panel testing: Impact of PALB2, ATM, CHEK2, NBN, BRIP1, RAD51C, and RAD51D results on patient management and adherence to provider recommendations.
    • Vysotskaia V, Kaseniit KE, Bucheit L, Ready K, Price K, Johansen Taber K.
    • Cancer. 2019 Nov 4. doi: 10.1002/cncr.32572. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Multigene Cancer Panels: Implications for Pre- and Post-test Genetic Counseling.
    • Grady MC, Kolla KA, Peshkin BN.
    • Curr Genet Med Rep. 2019 Nov 4. doi: 10.1007/s40142-019-00173-8. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Review
    • Impact of Genetic Testing on Risk-Management Behavior of Black Breast Cancer Survivors: A Longitudinal, Observational Study.
    • Conley CC, Kasting ML, Augusto BM, Garcia JD, Cragun D, Gonzalez BD, Kim J, Ashing KT, Knott CL, Hughes-Halbert C, Pal T, Vadaparampil ST.
    • Ann Surg Oncol. 2019 Nov 1. doi: 10.1245/s10434-019-07982-9. [Epub ahead of print]
    • FDA Approval of Myriad Genetics CDx Adds HRD to Growing List of Ovarian Cancer Predictive Markers.
    • Ray T.
    • GenomeWeb. 2019 Oct 29.
    • New Consumer Podcast Highlights Steps Individuals Can Take to Understand Cancer Risk.
    • [No author given]
    • NSGC blog, 2019 Oct 29.

    Podcast: Genetic Counselors and You — Breast Cancer Awareness Month. (NSGC "Genetic Counselors & You" Podcast Series)

    • Genetic and Genomic Advances in Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment.
    • Walker-Smith TL, Peck J.
    • Nurs Womens Health. 2019 Oct 25. pii: S1751-4851(19)30188-6. doi: 10.1016/j.nwh.2019.09.003. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Review
    • Genetic counselling and personalised risk assessment in the Australian pancreatic cancer screening program.
    • Dwarte T, McKay S, Johns A, Tucker K, Spigelman AD, Williams D, Stoita A.
    • Hered Cancer Clin Pract. 2019 Oct 23;17:30. doi: 10.1186/s13053-019-0129-1. eCollection 2019.
    • Cases in Precision Medicine: The Role of Tumor and Germline Genetic Testing in Breast Cancer Management.
    • Tischler J, Crew KD, Chung WK.
    • Ann Intern Med. 2019 Oct 22. doi: 10.7326/M18-2417. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Review
    • Calling on Primary Care to Prevent BRCA-Related Cancers.
    • Armstrong K.
    • J Gen Intern Med. 2019 Oct 21. doi: 10.1007/s11606-019-05469-7. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Decision Making About Genetic Testing Among Women With a Personal and Family History of Breast Cancer.
    • Scott D, Friedman S, Telli ML, Kurian AW.
    • J Oncol Pract. 2019 Oct 15:JOP1900221. doi: 10.1200/JOP.19.00221. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Population BRCA sequencing; time to move to the next phase?
    • Gourley C.
    • BJOG. 2019 Oct 12. doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.15984. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Commentary
    • Breast cancer risk assessment in patients who test negative for a hereditary cancer syndrome.
    • Breit C, Ablah E, Ward M, Okut H, Tenofsky PL.
    • Am J Surg. 2019 Oct 11. pii: S0002-9610(19)30840-2. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2019.10.015. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Patterns and Predictors of Genetic Referral among Ovarian Cancer Patients at a National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center.
    • Mallen AR, Conley CC, Townsend MK, Wells A, Boac BM, Todd S, Gandhi A, Kuznicki M, Augusto BM, McIntyre M, Fridley BL, Tworoger SS, Wenham RM, Vadaparampil ST.
    • Clin Genet. 2019 Oct 10. doi: 10.1111/cge.13654. [Epub ahead of print]
    • BRCA1/2 Molecular Assay for Ovarian Cancer Patients: A Survey through Italian Departments of Oncology and Molecular and Genomic Diagnostic Laboratories.
    • Capoluongo E, Verde N, Barberis M, Bella MA, Buttitta F, Carrera P, Colombo N, Cortesi L, Gion M, Guarneri V, Lorusso D, Marchetti A, Marchetti P, Normanno N, Pasini B, Pensabene M, Pignata S, Radice P, Ricevuto E, Sapino A, Tagliaferri P, Tassone P, Trevisiol C, Truini M, Varesco L, Russo A, Gori S.
    • Diagnostics (Basel). 2019 Oct 9;9(4). pii: E146. doi: 10.3390/diagnostics9040146.
    • Adding RNA-Seq, Ambry Genetics Expects to Reduce VUS Results in Hereditary Cancer Tests.
    • [No author given]
    • GenomeWeb. 2019 Oct 4.
    • News
    • Genetic testing in ovarian cancer - clinical impact and current practices.
    • Knabben L, Imboden S, Mueller MD.
    • Horm Mol Biol Clin Investig. 2019 Oct 2. pii: /j/hmbci.ahead-of-print/hmbci-2019-0025/hmbci-2019-0025.xml. doi: 10.1515/hmbci-2019-0025. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Review
    • Assessment of Diagnostic Outcomes of RNA Genetic Testing for Hereditary Cancer.
    • Karam R, Conner B, LaDuca H, McGoldrick K, Krempely K, Richardson ME, Zimmermann H, Gutierrez S, Reineke P, Hoang L, Allen K, Yussuf A, Farber-Katz S, Rana HQ, Culver S, Lee J, Nashed S, Toppmeyer D, Collins D, Haynes G, Pesaran T, Dolinsky JS, Tippin Davis B, Elliott A, Chao E.
    • JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Oct 2;2(10):e1913900. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.13900.

    Press: Ambry Genetics Study Finds RNA Testing Can Clarify Role of Variants in Hereditary Cancer Genes. (GenomeWeb)

    • BRCA testing in unaffected young women in the United States, 2006-2017.
    • Guo F, Scholl M, Fuchs EL, Berenson AB, Kuo YF.
    • Cancer. 2019 Sep 30. doi: 10.1002/cncr.32536. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Older breast cancer survivors may harbor hereditary cancer predisposition pathogenic variants and are at risk for clonal hematopoiesis.
    • Slavin TP, Sun CL, Chavarri-Guerra Y, Sedrak MS, Katheria V, Castillo D, Herzog J, Dale W, Hurria A, Weitzel JN.
    • J Geriatr Oncol. 2019 Sep 28. pii: S1879-4068(19)30174-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jgo.2019.09.004. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Recontacting patients for multigene panel testing in hereditary cancer: Efficacy and insights.
    • Sawyer L, Creswick H, Lewandowski R, Quillin J.
    • J Genet Couns. 2019 Sep 25. doi: 10.1002/jgc4.1173. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Psychosocial problems in women attending French, German and Spanish genetics clinics before and after targeted or multigene testing results: an observational prospective study.
    • Brédart A, Kop JL, Dick J, Cano A, De Pauw A, Anota A, Brunet J, Devilee P, Stoppa-Lyonnet D, Schmutzler R, Dolbeault S.
    • BMJ Open. 2019 Sep 24;9(9):e029926. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-029926.
    • Cancer Genetic Counseling—Current Practice and Future Challenges.
    • Schienda J, Stopfer J.
    • Cold Spring Harb Perspect Med. 2019 Sep 23. pii: a036541. doi: 10.1101/cshperspect.a036541. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Review
    • Mexican BRCA1 founder mutation: Shortening the gap in genetic assessment for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer patients.
    • Fragoso-Ontiveros V, Velázquez-Aragón JA, Nuñez-Martínez PM, de la Luz Mejía-Aguayo M, Vidal-Millán S, Pedroza-Torres A, Sánchez-Contreras Y, Ramírez-Otero MA, Muñiz-Mendoza R, Domínguez-Ortíz J, Wegman-Ostrosky T, Bargalló-Rocha JE, Gallardo-Rincón D, Reynoso-Noveron N, Arriaga-Canon C, Meneses-García A, Herrera-Montalvo LA, Alvarez-Gomez RM.
    • PLoS One. 2019 Sep 23;14(9):e0222709. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0222709. eCollection 2019.
    • Li-Fraumeni syndrome: not a straightforward diagnosis anymore-the interpretation of pathogenic variants of low allele frequency and the differences between germline PVs, mosaicism, and clonal hematopoiesis.
    • Batalini F, Peacock EG, Stobie L, Robertson A, Garber J, Weitzel JN, Tung NM.
    • Breast Cancer Res. 2019 Sep 18;21(1):107. doi: 10.1186/s13058-019-1193-1.
    • Inequities in multi-gene hereditary cancer testing: lower diagnostic yield and higher VUS rate in individuals who identify as Hispanic, African or Asian and Pacific Islander as compared to European.
    • Ndugga-Kabuye MK, Issaka RB.
    • Fam Cancer. 2019 Sep 17. doi: 10.1007/s10689-019-00144-6. [Epub ahead of print]
    • A family pedigree of malignancies associated with BRCA1 pathogenic variants: a reflection of the state of art in China.
    • Li W, Li L, Wu M.
    • Hered Cancer Clin Pract. 2019 Sep 10;17:26. doi: 10.1186/s13053-019-0126-4. eCollection 2019.
    • [Guideline on next-generation sequencing-based BRCA1/2 testing (2019)].
    • Working Group of Guideline on Next-Generation Sequencing-Based BRCA1/2 Testing (2019).
    • Zhonghua Bing Li Xue Za Zhi. 2019 Sep 8;48(9):670-677. doi: 10.3760/cma.j.issn.0529-5807.2019.09.002.
    • Guidelines, [Article in Chinese]
    • Epigenetic Risk Assessment of Female Cancers: Women's Information Needs and Attitudes.
    • Rebitschek FG, Reisel D, Lein I, Wegwarth O.
    • Public Health Genomics. 2019 Sep 4;22(1-2):46-57. doi: 10.1159/000501975. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Novel mutations in actionable breast cancer genes by targeted sequencing in an ethnically homogenous cohort.
    • Akter H, Sultana N, Martuza N, Siddiqua A, Dity NJ, Rahaman MA, Samara B, Sayeed A, Basiruzzaman M, Rahman MM, Rashidul Hoq M, Amin MR, Baqui MA, Woodbury-Smith M, Uddin KMF, Islam SS, Awwal R, Berdiev BK, Uddin M.
    • BMC Med Genet. 2019 Sep 2;20(1):150. doi: 10.1186/s12881-019-0881-0.
    • An update on genetic risk assessment and prevention: the role of genetic testing panels in breast cancer.
    • Piccinin C, Panchal S, Watkins N, Kim RH.
    • Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 2019 Aug 30. doi: 10.1080/14737140.2019.1659730. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Review
    • The NCCN Criterion "Young Age at Onset" Alone is Not an Indicator of Hereditary Breast Cancer in Iranian Population.
    • Ebrahimi E, Sellars E, Shirkoohi R, Harirchi I, Ghiasvand R, Mohebbi E, Zendehdel K, Akbari MR.
    • Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2019 Aug 26. pii: canprevres.0056.2019. doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.CAPR-19-0056. [Epub ahead of print]
    • A Multi-Center Study of BRCA1 and BRCA2 Germline Mutations in Mexican-Mestizo Breast Cancer Families Reveals Mutations Unreported in Latin American Population.
    • Millan Catalan O, Campos-Parra AD, Vázquez-Romo R, Cantú de León D, Jacobo-Herrera N, Morales-González F, López-Camarillo C, Rodríguez-Dorantes M, López-Urrutia E, Pérez-Plasencia C.
    • Cancers (Basel). 2019 Aug 26;11(9). pii: E1246. doi: 10.3390/cancers11091246.
    • Universal Genetic Testing for All Breast Cancer Patients.
    • Copur MS.
    • Oncology (Williston Park). 2019 Aug 23;33(8). pii: 683731.
    • Evaluation of a Clinical Decision Support System for the Prescription of Genetic Tests in the Gynecological Cancer Risk.
    • Moreno-Conde J, Alvarez-Romero C, Suárez-Mejías C, Martínez-Maestre MÁ, Silvan-Alfaro JM, Parra-Calderón CL.
    • Stud Health Technol Inform. 2019 Aug 21;264:704-708. doi: 10.3233/SHTI190314.
    • Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.
    • US Preventive Services Task Force, Owens DK, Davidson KW, Krist AH, Barry MJ, Cabana M, Caughey AB, Doubeni CA, Epling JW Jr, Kubik M, Landefeld CS, Mangione CM, Pbert L, Silverstein M, Simon MA, Tseng CW, Wong JB.
    • JAMA. 2019 Aug 20;322(7):652-665. doi: 10.1001/jama.2019.10987.

    Evidence report, Review:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: Updated Evidence Report and Systematic Review for the US Preventive Services Task Force.

    Guidelines [Internet]:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA1/2-Related Cancer in Women: A Systematic Review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force [Internet].

    Editorial:

    Broadening Criteria for BRCA1/2 Evaluation: Placing the USPSTF Recommendation in Context.

    Editorial:

    USPSTF Recommendations for BRCA1 and BRCA2 Testing in the Context of a Transformative National Cancer Control Plan.

    Editorial:

    Hereditary Cancer Evaluation in 2019-a Rapidly Evolving Landscape.

    Editorial:

    US Preventive Services Task Force Breast Cancer Recommendation Statement on Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer.

    News:

    USPSTF Calls for More BRCA Screening.

    Patient Page:

    Should I Be Tested for BRCA Mutations?

    Audio Interview, CME Activity: USPSTF Recommendation: Assessment, Counseling, and Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer. (JAMA)

    Press: USPSTF Recommendations on BRCA Mutation Testing. (Medscape Oncology)

    • Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: Updated Evidence Report and Systematic Review for the US Preventive Services Task Force.
    • Nelson HD, Pappas M, Cantor A, Haney E, Holmes R.
    • JAMA. 2019 Aug 20;322(7):666-685. doi: 10.1001/jama.2019.8430.

    Guidelines:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.

    Guidelines:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA1/2-Related Cancer in Women: A Systematic Review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force [Internet].

    • Should I Be Tested for BRCA Mutations?
    • Jin J.
    • JAMA. 2019 Aug 20;322(7):702. doi: 10.1001/jama.2019.11251.

    Guidelines:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.

    • USPSTF Recommendation: Assessment, Counseling, and Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer.
    • Mangione CM.
    • JAMA. 2019 Aug 20.

    Guidelines:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.

    • USPSTF Recommendations for BRCA1 and BRCA2 Testing in the Context of a Transformative National Cancer Control Plan.
    • Rajagopal PS, Nielsen S, Olopade OI.
    • JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Aug 20;2(8.10):e1910142. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.10142.

    Guidelines:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.

    • BRCA mutation in high grade epithelial ovarian cancers.
    • Manchana T, Phoolcharoen N, Tantbirojn P.
    • Gynecol Oncol Rep. 2019 Aug 13;29:102-105. doi: 10.1016/j.gore.2019.07.007. eCollection 2019 Aug.
    • Who's on third? Regulation of third-party genetic interpretation services.
    • Guerrini CJ, Wagner JK, Nelson SC, Javitt GH, McGuire AL.
    • Genet Med. 2019 Aug 12. doi: 10.1038/s41436-019-0627-6. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Review
    • The budgetary impact of genetic testing for hereditary breast cancer for the statutory health insurance.
    • Neusser S, Lux B, Barth C, Pahmeier K, Rhiem K, Schmutzler R, Engel C, Wasem J, Neumann A.
    • Curr Med Res Opin. 2019 Aug 8:1. doi: 10.1080/03007995.2019.1654689. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Substantial batch effects in TCGA exome sequences undermine pan-cancer analysis of germline variants.
    • Rasnic R, Brandes N, Zuk O, Linial M.
    • BMC Cancer. 2019 Aug 7;19(1):783. doi: 10.1186/s12885-019-5994-5.
    • Application of Economic Evaluation to Assess Feasibility for Reimbursement of Genomic Testing as Part of Personalized Medicine Interventions.
    • Simeonidis S, Koutsilieri S, Vozikis A, Cooper DN, Mitropoulou C, Patrinos GP.
    • Front Pharmacol. 2019 Aug 2;10:830. doi: 10.3389/fphar.2019.00830. eCollection 2019.
    • Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA1/2-Related Cancer in Women: A Systematic Review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force [Internet].
    • Nelson HD, Pappas M, Cantor A, Haney E, Holmes R, Stillman L.
    • Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US); 2019 Aug. Report No.: 19-05251-EF-1. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Evidence Syntheses, formerly Systematic Evidence Reviews.

    Guidelines:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.

    Guidelines:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: Updated Evidence Report and Systematic Review for the US Preventive Services Task Force.

    • Cost-utility analysis of germline BRCA1/2 testing in women with high-grade epithelial ovarian cancer in Spain.
    • Moya-Alarcón C, González-Domínguez A, Simon S, Pérez-Román I, González-Martín A, Bayo-Lozano E, Sánchez-Heras AB.
    • Clin Transl Oncol. 2019 Aug;21(8):1076-1084. doi: 10.1007/s12094-018-02026-2. Epub 2019 Jan 8.
    • Strategies for Improving Access to Hereditary Cancer Testing: Recommendations from Stakeholders.
    • Ready K, Johansen Taber KA, Bonhomme N, Lichtenfeld JL.
    • Genet Med. 2019 Aug;21(8):1702-1704. doi: 10.1038/s41436-018-0430-9. Epub 2019 Jan 28.
    • Bringing Prostate Cancer Germline Genetics into Clinical Practice.
    • Das S, Salami SS, Spratt DE, Kaffenberger SD, Jacobs MF, Morgan TM.
    • J Urol. 2019 Aug;202(2):223-230. doi: 10.1097/JU.0000000000000137. Epub 2019 Jul 8.
    • The yield of full BRCA1/2 genotyping in Israeli Arab high-risk breast/ovarian cancer patients.
    • Bernstein-Molho R, Barnes-Kedar I, Ludman MD, Reznik G, Feldman HB, Samra NN, Eilat A, Peretz T, Peretz LP, Shapira T, Magal N, Kalis ML, Yerushalmi R, Vinkler C, Liberman S, Basel-Salmon L, Shohat M, Levy-Lahad E, Friedman E, Bazak L, Goldberg Y.
    • Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2019 Jul 31. doi: 10.1007/s10549-019-05379-6. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Targeted short read sequencing and assembly of re-arrangements and candidate gene loci provide megabase diplotypes.
    • Shin G, Greer SU, Xia LC, Lee H, Zhou J, Boles TC, Ji HP.
    • Nucleic Acids Res. 2019 Jul 27. pii: gkz661. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkz661. [Epub ahead of print]
    • New recurring BRCA1 variant: An additional South African founder mutation?
    • Gardiner SA, Smith D, Loubser F, Raimond P, Gerber J, Conradie M.
    • S Afr Med J. 2019 Jul 26;109(8):12676. doi: 10.7196/SAMJ.2019.v109i8.14187.
    • Consensus Guidelines on Genetic Testing for Hereditary Breast Cancer from the American Society of Breast Surgeons.
    • Manahan ER, Kuerer HM, Sebastian M, Hughes KS, Boughey JC, Euhus DM, Boolbol SK, Taylor WA.
    • Ann Surg Oncol. 2019 Jul 24. doi: 10.1245/s10434-019-07549-8. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Addendum: A practice guideline from the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics and the National Society of Genetic Counselors: referral indications for cancer predisposition assessment.
    • Bashford MT, Kohlman W, Everett J, Parrott A, Pollin TI; Practice Guidelines Committee of the National Society of Genetic Counselors and the Professional Practice and Guidelines Committee of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics.
    • Genet Med. 2019 Jul 23. doi: 10.1038/s41436-019-0586-y. [Epub ahead of print]

    Guidelines:

    A practice guideline from the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics and the National Society of Genetic Counselors: referral indications for cancer predisposition assessment.

    • Insurance coverage does not predict outcomes of genetic testing: The search for meaning in payer decisions for germline cancer tests.
    • Amendola LM, Hart MR, Bennett RL, Horike-Pyne M, Dorschner M, Shirts B, Jarvik GP.
    • J Genet Couns. 2019 Jul 17. doi: 10.1002/jgc4.1155. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Functional coding and non-coding variants in human BRCA1 gene and their use in genetic screening.
    • Tuncel G, Ergören MÇ.
    • Med Oncol. 2019 Jul 3;36(8):71. doi: 10.1007/s12032-019-1294-9.
    • Review
    • Genetic testing for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer and the USPSTF recommendations.
    • Wood ME, Garber JE, Isaacs C, Masood S, Bedrosian I, Tung N, Chun J, Schnabel FR, Arun BK; International Society of Cancer Risk Assessment and Management.
    • Breast J. 2019 Jul;25(4):575-577. doi: 10.1111/tbj.13292.
    • Editorial
    • [Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome].
    • Inuzuka M, Nakamura S.
    • Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 2019 Jul;46(7):1109-1113.
    • Review, [Article in Japanese]
    • The 34th Annual Meeting of the Korean Society of Gynecologic Oncology 2019: meeting report.
    • Yim GW, Suh DH, Kim JW, Kim SC, Kim YT.
    • J Gynecol Oncol. 2019 Jul;30(4):e91. doi: 10.3802/jgo.2019.30.e91.
    • Multi gene panel testing for hereditary breast cancer - is it ready to be used?
    • Catana A, Apostu AP, Antemie RG.
    • Med Pharm Rep. 2019 Jul;92(3):220-225. doi: 10.15386/mpr-1083. Epub 2019 Jul 31.
    • A Multidisciplinary Approach to Individualized Patient Care - Prostate Cancer: The Emerging Role of Tumor and Germline Genetic Testing and the Treatment of Advanced Disease.
    • Srinivas S, Shah SA.
    • National Comprehensive Cancer Network. Continuing Education. 2019 Jun 24.
    • CME course
    • Current Genetic Service Delivery Models for the Provision of Genetic Testing in Europe: A Systematic Review of the Literature.
    • Unim B, Pitini E, Lagerberg T, Adamo G, De Vito C, Marzuillo C, Villari P.
    • Front Genet. 2019 Jun 19;10:552. doi: 10.3389/fgene.2019.00552. eCollection 2019.
    • Understanding Factors Associated with Uptake of BRCA1/2 Genetic Testing among Orthodox Jewish Women in the USA Using a Mixed-Methods Approach.
    • Trivedi MS, Colbeth H, Yi H, Vanegas A, Starck R, Chung WK, Appelbaum PS, Kukafka R, Schechter I, Crew KD.
    • Public Health Genomics. 2019 Jun 4:1-11. doi: 10.1159/000499852. [Epub ahead of print]
    • [Risks of Solid Tumors in Heterozygous Carriers of Recessive Syndromes.]
    • Koudová M, Puchmajerová A.
    • Klin Onkol. 2019 Summer;32(Supplementum2):14-23. doi: 10.14735/amko2019S14.
    • A cost-effectiveness analysis of universal genetic testing for common hereditary cancer mutations in women compared with family-history based testing.
    • Drummey AB, Brown J, Drury L, Amacker-North L, Warsinske K, Tyrie K, Naumann RW.
    • Gynecol Oncol. 2019 Jun;153(3):e20. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2019.03.152.
    • Conference abstract
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    Our genes, our selves: hereditary breast cancer and biological citizenship in Norway.

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    Original research:

    False-positive results released by direct-to-consumer genetic tests highlight the importance of clinical confirmation testing for appropriate patient care.

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    Cascade Genetic Testing of Relatives for Hereditary Cancer Risk: Results of an Online Initiative.

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    A response to "Personalised medicine and population health: breast and ovarian cancer".

    Review:

    Personalised medicine and population health: breast and ovarian cancer.

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    Persistent underutilization of BRCA1/2 testing suggest the need for new approaches to genetic testing delivery.

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    Letter, Reply:

    Overestimation of the Benefit-to-Harm Ratio of Risk-Based Mammography Screening in the United Kingdom-Reply.

    Original research:

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    Letter, reply:

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    Editorial:

    Implementation Challenges for Risk-Stratified Screening in the Era of Precision Medicine.

    Audio Interview: Cost-effectiveness and Benefit-to-Harm Ratio of Risk-Stratified Breast Cancer Screening. (JAMA Oncology)

    Press: Breast Cancer Screening Only for Women at Higher Risk. (Medscape)

    Letter, Comment:

    Overestimation of the Benefit-to-Harm Ratio of Risk-Based Mammography Screening in the United Kingdom

    Letter, Reply:

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    • Hum Genet. 2018 Oct;137(10):769-778. doi: 10.1007/s00439-018-1944-6. Epub 2018 Oct 17.
    • Review

    Letter, Commentary:

    A response to "Personalised medicine and population health: breast and ovarian cancer".

    Letter, Reply:

    Author response to “a response to ‘personalised medicine and population health: breast and ovarian cancer’”.

    • Changing landscape of hereditary breast and ovarian cancer germline genetic testing in Australia.
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    • Commentary, Review
    • Direct-to-consumer genetic testing for breast cancer risk.
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    • J Am Assoc Nurse Pract. 2018 Oct;30(10):548-550. doi: 10.1097/JXX.0000000000000146.
    • Review
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    • JAMA. 2018 Sep 25;320(12):1266-1274. doi: 10.1001/jama.2018.13152.

    Editorial:

    Making Sense of the Genome Remains a Work in Progress

    Editorial:

    Multitiered Questions Regarding Multigene Testing for Cancer Susceptibility.

    • A feasibility study of breast cancer genetic risk assessment in a federally qualified health center.
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    • Rapid detection of copy number variations and point mutations in BRCA1/2 genes using a single workflow by ion semiconductor sequencing pipeline.
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    • How are genetic test results being used by Australian life insurers?
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    • Eur J Hum Genet. 2018 Sep;26(9):1248-1256. doi: 10.1038/s41431-018-0198-z. Epub 2018 Jun 11.
    • Factors Influencing Clinical Follow-Up for Individuals with a Personal History of Breast and/or Ovarian Cancer and Previous Uninformative BRCA1 and BRCA2 Testing.
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    • J Genet Couns. 2018 Sep;27(5):1210-1219. doi: 10.1007/s10897-018-0241-9. Epub 2018 Mar 17.
    • How Should Genetic Counseling for Ovarian Cancer Be Implemented in a Middle-Income Country? An Insight Based on the Brazilian Scenario.
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    • Cancer genetics, precision prevention and a call to action.
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    • Commentary

    Editorial:

    GPS for navigating healthcare.

    • BRCA1 and BRCA2 Mutations Other Than the Founder Alleles Among Ashkenazi Jewish in the Population of Argentina.
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    • Homologous recombination deficiency in ovarian cancer: a review of its epidemiology and management.
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    • Review
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    • Current detection rates and time-to-detection of all identifiable BRCA carriers in the Greater London population.
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    • Breast Cancer Genetics and Indications for Prophylactic Mastectomy.
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    • Review
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    • BRCA1 c.68_69delAG (exon2), c.181T>G (exon5), c.798_799delTT and 943ins10 (exon11) mutations in Burkina Faso.
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    • Cost-effectiveness evaluation of pre-counseling telephone interviews before face-to-face genetic counseling in cancer genetics.
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    • Germline mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2 incidentally revealed in a biobank research study: experiences from re-contacting mutation carriers and relatives.
    • Nilsson MP, Emmertz M, Kristoffersson U, Borg Å, Larsson C, Rehn M, Winter C, Saal LH, Brandberg Y, Loman N.
    • J Community Genet. 2018 Jul;9(3):201-208. doi: 10.1007/s12687-017-0341-5. Epub 2017 Oct 30.
    • A comparison of cancer risk assessment and testing outcomes in patients from underserved vs. tertiary care settings.
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    • J Community Genet. 2018 Jul;9(3):233-241. doi: 10.1007/s12687-017-0347-z. Epub 2017 Nov 18.
    • Clinical Cancer Genetics in a Lower-Middle Income Country: Considerations for Policymaking.
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    • J Glob Oncol. 2018 Jul;(4):1-3. doi: 10.1200/JGO.18.00081.

    Knowledge of Genetic Counseling Among Patients With Breast Cancer and Their Relatives at a Nigerian Teaching Hospital.

    • Evaluation of some direct-to-consumer genetic testing reveals inaccuracies and misinterpretations.
    • [No author given]
    • FORCE. XRAYS. 2018 Jun 28.

    False-positive results released by direct-to-consumer genetic tests highlight the importance of clinical confirmation testing for appropriate patient care.

    • Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing: The Implications of the US FDA's First Marketing Authorization for BRCA Mutation Testing.
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    • Commentary
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    • My Gene Counsel. 2018 Jun 13.
    • The ICR639 CPG NGS validation series: A resource to assess analytical sensitivity of cancer predisposition gene testing.
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    • [Chinese consensus on next generation sequencing-based BRCA testing].
    • Working group of Chinese consensus on next generation sequencing-based BRCA testing.
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    • [Article in Chinese]
    • Previvor: An Oncology Nurse's Story of Cancer Risk Reduction Through Genetic Testing.
    • Kelly J.
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    • Editorial / Commentary
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    • Childers KK, Maggard-Gibbons M, Macinko J, Childers CP.
    • JAMA Oncol. 2018 Jun 1;4(6):876-879. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2018.0340.
    • Is BRCA Mutation Testing Cost Effective for Early Stage Breast Cancer Patients Compared to Routine Clinical Surveillance? The Case of an Upper Middle-Income Country in Asia.
    • Lim KK, Yoon SY, Mohd Taib NA, Shabaruddin FH, Dahlui M, Woo YL, Thong MK, Teo SH, Chaiyakunapruk N.
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    • Screening for founder and recurrent BRCA mutations in Hong Kong and US Chinese populations.
    • Kwong A, Shin VY, Ma ES, Chan CT, Ford JM, Kurian AW, Tai E.
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    • [To know or not to know, that is the question - screening for BRCA].
    • Johannsson OT.
    • Laeknabladid. 2018 Jun;104(6):281. doi: 10.17992/lbl.2018.06.187.
    • [Views of Icelandic women towards genetic counseling - and testing of BRCA2 mutations].
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    • Our genes, our selves: hereditary breast cancer and biological citizenship in Norway.
    • Møller P, Hovig E.
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    Our genes, our selves: hereditary breast cancer and biological citizenship in Norway.

    Commentary, Reply:

    Scientific supremacy as an obstacle to establishing and sustaining interdisciplinary dialogue across knowledge paradigms in health medicine.

    • Effects of Cancer Genetic Panel Testing on at-Risk Individuals.
    • Frost AS, Toaff M, Biagi T, Stark E, McHenry A, Kaltman R.
    • Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Jun;131(6):1103-1110. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000002531.
    • Pervasive genetic testing.
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    • Comment
    • Practical Methods for Integrating Genetic Testing Into Clinical Practice for Advanced Prostate Cancer.
    • Cheng H, Powers J, Schaffer K, Sartor O.
    • Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book. 2018 May 23;(38):372-381. doi: 10.1200/EDBK_205441.
    • Impact of an embedded genetic counselor on breast cancer treatment.
    • Pederson HJ, Hussain N, Noss R, Yanda C, O'Rourke C, Eng C, Grobmyer SR.
    • Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2018 May;169(1):43-46. doi: 10.1007/s10549-017-4643-4. Epub 2018 Jan 18.
    • Direct-to-Consumer Test for BRCA Mutations Authorized.
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    • News
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    • Wunderle M, Olmes G, Nabieva N, Häberle L, Jud SM, Hein A, Rauh C, Hack CC, Erber R, Ekici AB, Hoyer J, Vasileiou G, Kraus C, Reis A, Hartmann A, Schulz-Wendtland R, Lux MP, Beckmann MW, Fasching PA.
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    • Mutational spectrum in a worldwide study of 29,700 families with BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutations.
    • Rebbeck TR, Friebel TM, Friedman E, Hamann U, Huo D, Kwong A, Olah E, Olopade OI, Solano AR, Teo SH, Thomassen M, Weitzel JN, Chan TL, Couch FJ, Goldgar DE, Kruse TA, Palmero EI, Park SK, Torres D, van Rensburg EJ, McGuffog L, Parsons MT, Leslie G, Aalfs CM, Abugattas J, Adlard J, Agata S, Aittomäki K, Andrews L, Andrulis IL, Arason A, Arnold N, Arun BK, Asseryanis E, Auerbach L, Azzollini J, Balmaña J, Barile M, Barkardottir RB, Barrowdale D, Benitez J, Berger A, Berger R, Blanco AM, Blazer KR, Blok MJ, Bonadona V, Bonanni B, Bradbury AR, Brewer C, Buecher B, Buys SS, Caldes T, Caliebe A, Caligo MA, Campbell I, Caputo S, Chiquette J, Chung WK, Claes KBM, Collée JM, Cook J, Davidson R, de la Hoya M, De Leeneer K, de Pauw A, Delnatte C, Diez O, Ding YC, Ditsch N, Domchek SM, Dorfling CM, Velazquez C, Dworniczak B, Eason J, Easton DF, Eeles R, Ehrencrona H, Ejlertsen B; EMBRACE, Engel C, Engert S, Evans DG, Faivre L, Feliubadaló L, Ferrer SF, Foretova L, Fowler J, Frost D, Galvão HCR, Ganz PA, Garber J, Gauthier-Villars M, Gehrig A; GEMO Study Collaborators, Gerdes AM, Gesta P, Giannini G, Giraud S, Glendon G, Godwin AK, Greene MH, Gronwald J, Gutierrez-Barrera A, Hahnen E, Hauke J; HEBON, Henderson A, Hentschel J, Hogervorst FBL, Honisch E, Imyanitov EN, Isaacs C, Izatt L, Izquierdo A, Jakubowska A, James P, Janavicius R, Jensen UB, John EM, Joseph V, Kaczmarek K, Karlan BY, Kast K, Investigators K, Kim SW, Konstantopoulou I, Korach J, Laitman Y, Lasa A, Lasset C, Lázaro C, Lee A, Lee MH, Lester J, Lesueur F, Liljegren A, Lindor NM, Longy M, Loud JT, Lu KH, Lubinski J, Machackova E, Manoukian S, Mari V, Martínez-Bouzas C, Matrai Z, Mebirouk N, Meijers-Heijboer HEJ, Meindl A, Mensenkamp AR, Mickys U, Miller A, Montagna M, Moysich KB, Mulligan AM, Musinsky J, Neuhausen SL, Nevanlinna H, Ngeow J, Nguyen HP, Niederacher D, Nielsen HR, Nielsen FC, Nussbaum RL, Offit K, Öfverholm A, Ong KR, Osorio A, Papi L, Papp J, Pasini B, Pedersen IS, MSc AP, MSc NP, Peterlongo P, Pohl E, Ba NP, Prajzendanc K, Prieur F, Pujol P, Radice P, Ramus SJ, Rantala J, Rashid MU, Rhiem K, Robson M, Rodriguez GC, Rogers MT, Rudaitis V, Schmidt AY, Schmutzler RK, Senter L, Shah PD, Sharma P, Side LE, Simard J, Singer CF, Skytte AB, Slavin TP, Snape K, Sobol H, Southey M, Steele L, Steinemann D, Sukiennicki G, Sutter C, Szabo CI, Tan YY, Teixeira MR, Terry MB, Teulé A, Thomas A, Thull DL, Tischkowitz M, Tognazzo S, Toland AE, Topka S, Trainer AH, Tung N, van Asperen CJ, van der Hout AH, van der Kolk LE, van der Luijt RB, Van Heetvelde M, Varesco L, Varon-Mateeva R, Vega A, Villarreal-Garza C, von Wachenfeldt A, Walker L, Wang-Gohrke S, Wappenschmidt B, Weber BHF, Yannoukakos D, Yoon SY, Zanzottera C, Zidan J, Zorn KK, Selkirk CGH, Hulick PJ, Chenevix-Trench G, Spurdle AB, Antoniou AC, Nathanson KL; CIMBA Consortium.
    • Hum Mutat. 2018 May;39(5):593-620. doi: 10.1002/humu.23406. Epub 2018 Mar 12.
    • Hereditary Cancer Genetic Testing in Community-Based Obstetrics and Gynecology Settings.
    • Obstet Gynecol. 2018 May;131(5):119s. doi: 10.1097/01.AOG.0000533506.01865.a1.
    • Risk Screening for Hereditary Cancer During Obstetrical Care: Barriers to Testing and Health Disparities.
    • Lua LL, Jackson D, Foggia M, Rosenbaum A.
    • Obstet Gynecol. 2018 May;131(Suppl 1):148s. doi: 10.1097/01.AOG.0000533083.79347.8c.
    • Conference abstract
    • Systematic review of the empirical investigation of resources to support decision-making regarding BRCA1 and BRCA2 genetic testing in women with breast cancer.
    • Grimmett C, Pickett K, Shepherd J, Welch K, Recio-Saucedo A, Streit E, Seers H, Armstrong A, Cutress RI, Evans DG, Copson E, Meiser B, Eccles D, Foster C.
    • Patient Educ Couns. 2018 May;101(5):779-788. doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2017.11.016. Epub 2017 Nov 26.
    • Review
    • Genetic Diagnosis before Surgery has an Impact on Surgical Decision in BRCA Mutation Carriers with Breast Cancer.
    • Park S, Lee JE, Ryu JM, Kim I, Bae SY, Lee SK, Yu J, Kim SW, Nam SJ.
    • World J Surg. 2018 May;42(5):1384-1390. doi: 10.1007/s00268-017-4342-7.
    • Trends in utilization and costs of BRCA testing among women aged 18-64 years in the United States, 2003-2014.
    • Chen Z, Kolor K, Grosse SD, Rodriguez JL, Lynch JA, Green RF, Dotson WD, Bowen MS, Khoury MJ.
    • Genet Med. 2018 Apr;20(4):428-434. doi: 10.1038/gim.2017.118. Epub 2017 Sep 21.
    • Disparities in genetics assessment for women with ovarian cancer: Can we do better?
    • Manrriquez E, Chapman JS, Mak J, Blanco AM, Chen LM.
    • Gynecol Oncol. 2018 Apr;149(1):84-88. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2017.10.034.
    • False-positive results released by direct-to-consumer genetic tests highlight the importance of clinical confirmation testing for appropriate patient care.
    • Tandy-Connor S, Guiltinan J, Krempely K, LaDuca H, Reineke P, Gutierrez S, Gray P, Tippin Davis B.
    • Genet Med. 2018 Mar 22. doi: 10.1038/gim.2018.38. [Epub ahead of print]

    Commentary:

    Attention: Direct-To-Consumer patrons: Proceed with caution.

    Research news: Evaluation of some direct-to-consumer genetic testing reveals inaccuracies and misinterpretations (FORCE. XRAYS.)

    Press: Wrangle Over DTC Results—Ambry Study Highlights 40% False Positives, 23andMe Defends Tests, and Experts Weigh In. (Clinical OMICs)

    Press: Ambry and My Gene Counsel Team Up on Tests to Confirm DTC Results, Counseling. (Clinical OMICs)

    • The Right Not to Know: When Ignorance Is Bliss but Deadly.
    • Clausen AM.
    • Global Health NOW. 2018 Mar 20.

    Commentary: The right not to know when not knowing is dangerous. (FORCE. XRAYS.)

    • FDA approves breast cancer test kits: how useful are they?
    • [No author given]
    • FORCE. XRAYS. 2018 Mar 19.

    FDA News Release: FDA authorizes, with special controls, direct-to-consumer test that reports three mutations in the BRCA breast cancer genes (U.S. Food & Drug Administration)

    Press: Oncology Community Sees Potential for Patient Harm in FDA OK of 23andMe BRCA Test (GenomeWeb)

    Press: FDA Authorizes 23andMe DTC Test Report for Three BRCA Mutations (GenomeWeb)

    • Medical Strategy or Marketing Strategy?
    • Resta R.
    • The DNA Exchange. 2018 Mar 18.
    • Factors Influencing Clinical Follow-Up for Individuals with a Personal History of Breast and/or Ovarian Cancer and Previous Uninformative BRCA1 and BRCA2 Testing.
    • Chadwell SE, He H, Knapke S, Lewis J, Sisson R, Hopper J.
    • J Genet Couns. 2018 Mar 17. doi: 10.1007/s10897-018-0241-9. [Epub ahead of print]
    • First DTC Test for Some BRCA Mutations Authorized by FDA.
    • Nelson R.
    • Medscape. Medscape Medical News. 2018 Mar 7.
    • NSGC Responds to U.S. Food and Drug Administration Approval of Direct-to-Consumer Cancer Test that Reports Three BRCA Mutations.
    • [No author given]
    • NSGC blog, 2018 Mar 6.

    FDA News Release: FDA authorizes, with special controls, direct-to-consumer test that reports three mutations in the BRCA breast cancer genes (U.S. Food & Drug Administration)

    • FDA authorizes, with special controls, direct-to-consumer test that reports three mutations in the BRCA breast cancer genes.
    • [No author given]
    • U.S. Food & Drug Administration. FDA News Release. 2018 Mar 6.

    Blog post, News: NSGC Responds to U.S. Food and Drug Administration Approval of Direct-to-Consumer Cancer Test that Reports Three BRCA Mutations (NSGC Blog)

    News: FDA approves breast cancer test kits: how useful are they? (FORCE. XRAYS)

    • Genetic assessment wait time indicators in the High Risk Ontario Breast Screening Program.
    • Eisen A, Blackmore KM, Meschino WS, Muradali D, Carroll JC, Majpruz V, Warner E, Rabeneck L, Chiarelli AM.
    • Mol Genet Genomic Med. 2018 Mar;6(2):213-223. doi: 10.1002/mgg3.359. Epub 2018 Jan 25.
    • The changing landscape of hereditary cancer genetic testing.
    • Webster RD, Ross JL, Arun BK
    • Cancer. 2018 Feb 15;124(4):664-666. doi: 10.1002/cncr.31185. Epub 2017 Dec 19.
    • Commentary
    • Clinical testing of BRCA1 and BRCA2: a worldwide snapshot of technological practices.
    • Toland AE, Forman A, Couch FJ, Culver JO, Eccles DM, Foulkes WD, Hogervorst FBL, Houdayer C, Levy-Lahad E, Monteiro AN, Neuhausen SL, Plon SE, Sharan SK, Spurdle AB, Szabo C, Brody LC; BIC Steering Committee.
    • NPJ Genom Med. 2018 Feb 15;3:7. doi: 10.1038/s41525-018-0046-7. eCollection 2018.
    • Genetic Testing: Multiple Problems to Solve.
    • Ramos E, Haidle JL.
    • J Clin Oncol. 2018 Feb 10;36(5):518-519. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2017.76.0942. Epub 2018 Jan 2.

    Editorial:

    Genetic Testing: What Problem Are We Trying to Solve?

    Letter, Reply:

    Reply to E. Ramos et al.

    • BRCAsearch: written pre-test information and BRCA1/2 germline mutation testing in unselected patients with newly diagnosed breast cancer.
    • Nilsson MP, Törngren T, Henriksson K, Kristoffersson U, Kvist A, Silfverberg B, Borg Å, Loman N.
    • Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2018 Feb;168(1):117-126. doi: 10.1007/s10549-017-4584-y. Epub 2017 Nov 21.
    • Examination of the Patient-Focused Impact of Cancer Telegenetics Among a Rural Population: Comparison with Traditional In-Person Services.
    • Solomons NM, Lamb AE, Lucas FL, McDonald EF, Miesfeldt S.
    • Telemed J E Health. 2018 Feb;24(2):130-138. doi: 10.1089/tmj.2017.0073. Epub 2017 Jul 21.
    • The risk of unjustified BRCA testing after the "Angelina Jolie effect": how can we save (laboratory) medicine from the Internet?
    • Lippi G.
    • Clin Chem Lab Med. 2018 Jan 26;56(2):e33-e35. doi: 10.1515/cclm-2017-0551.
    • Letter
    • Genetic Testing for Hereditary Breast Cancer: The Decision to Decline.
    • White VB, Walsh KK, Foss KS, Amacker-North L, Lenarcic S, McNeely L, White RL Jr..
    • Am Surg. 2018 Jan 1;84(1):154-160.
    • Considerations in Testing for Inherited Breast Cancer Predisposition in the Era of Personalized Medicine.
    • Powers B, Pal T, Laronga C.
    • Surg Oncol Clin N Am. 2018 Jan;27(1):1-22. doi: 10.1016/j.soc.2017.08.003.
    • Review
    • Rapid screening test of most frequent BRCA1/BRCA2 pathogenic variants in the NGS era.
    • Zidekova D, Waczulikova I, Dolesova L, Vavrova L, Hamidova O, Lohajova Behulova R, Konecny M.
    • Neoplasma. 2018;65(2):309-315. doi: 10.4149/neo_2018_170507N328.
    • National Estimates of Genetic Testing in Women With a History of Breast or Ovarian Cancer.
    • Childers CP, Childers KK, Maggard-Gibbons M, Macinko J.
    • J Clin Oncol. 2017 Dec 1;35(34):3800-3806. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2017.73.6314. Epub 2017 Aug 18.

    Editorial:

    Genetic Testing: What Problem Are We Trying to Solve?

    Letter:

    Population-Based Genetic Testing for BRCA1 and BRCA2.

    Press: Huge Underuse of Genetic Testing Among Cancer Survivors. (Medscape Oncology)

    • Cancer Genetic Counseling and Testing in an Era of Rapid Change.
    • Hooker GW, Clemens KR, Quillin J, Vogel Postula KJ, Summerour P, Nagy R, Buchanan AH.
    • J Genet Couns. 2017 Dec;26(6):1244-1253. doi: 10.1007/s10897-017-0099-2. Epub 2017 Apr 22.
    • Identification and management of familial breast cancer in Austria.
    • Singer CF, Tan YY, Rappaport C.
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    Press: BRCA Testing Has Skyrocketed, but Misses High-Risk Women. (Medscape)

    Letter, Comment:

    Increased Use of BRCA Mutation Test in Unaffected Women Over the Period 2004-2014 in the U.S.: Further Evidence of the "Angelina Jolie Effect"?

    Letter, Reply:

    Authors' Response: "Angelina Jolie Effect" on the Shifting Role of BRCA Testing in the U.S.

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    Research News: Racial disparities in BRCA testing: Why? (FORCE)

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    Comments on NSGC Discussion Forum Cancer SIG

    Subject: Are We Just A Bunch of Health Care Money-Wasters Who Are Indirectly Responsible For People Getting Preventable Cancers?

    News:

    Streamlined genetic testing pathway is developed for women with ovarian cancer.

    Press: Simplified the Process. (GenomeWeb)

    Press: All women with ovarian cancer should be offered genetic testing – so why aren’t they? (Science Blog)

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    Letter / Reply:

    Reply.

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    Comments on NSGC Discussion Forum Cancer SIG

    Subject: NCCN High-Risk Breast-Ovarian Guidelines 1.2016

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    Concerns about cancer risk and experiences with genetic testing in a diverse population of patients with breast cancer.

    Reply / Letter

    Reply to S.M. Sorscher and A.B. Hafeez Bhatti.

    • Genetic Testing for BRCA Mutations Today and Tomorrow-About the ABOUT Study.
    • Narod S.
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    • Comment

    Comments on NSGC Discussion Forum Cancer SIG

    Subject: Dr. Narod's commentary on pre-test genetic counseling

    Utilization and Outcomes of BRCA Genetic Testing and Counseling in a National Commercially Insured Population: The ABOUT Study.

    • Utilization and Outcomes of BRCA Genetic Testing and Counseling in a National Commercially Insured Population: The ABOUT Study.
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    • JAMA Oncol. 2015 Dec 1;1(9):1251-1260. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2015.3048.

    Blog post: Rates of Genetic Testing on the Rise While Utilization of Genetic Counseling Plummets (My Gene Counsel)

    Press: Most Women Get No Counseling After BRCA Testing (Medscape Oncology)

    Press: Study of Aetna-Insured Finds Lack of Pre-BRCA Test Counseling Despite Guidelines (GenomeWeb)

    Press: BRCA Testing, Genetic Counseling Utilization in the Community Setting (OncoTherapy Network)

    Press: Too Few Women Get Counseling Before Breast Cancer Gene Test: Study (MedlinePlus)

    Press: Too Few Get Counseling Before BRCA Gene Test (WEbMD / HealthDay News)

    • Beyond BRCA: Testing negative and living in the 'gray zone' for cancer risk.
    • [No author given]
    • My Gene Counsel. 2015 Dec 1.
    • Passage of Medicare mandate fails to shorten time to BRCA testing in ovarian cancer patients.
    • Olga T. Filippova, Paul J. Feustel, Lisa M. Armao, Joyce N. Barlin, Timothy J. McElrath, Patrick F. Timmins, Daniel C. Kredentser, Heidi E. Godoy.
    • Gynecologic Oncology. 2015 Dec;139(3):594. 2015 NEAGO ABSTRACTS. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2015.09.053.
    • Conference abstract
    • Testing times for BRCA gene carriers.
    • Carlisle D.
    • Nurs Stand. 2015 Nov 11;30(11):17-9. doi: 10.7748/ns.30.11.17.s21.
    • Ovarian cancer study opens door to personalised medicine.
    • Rebecca Burbidge.
    • PHG Foundation. 2015 Nov 11.
    • Addressing health disparities in Hispanic breast cancer: accurate and inexpensive sequencing of BRCA1 and BRCA2.
    • Dean M, Boland J, Yeager M, Im KM, Garland L, Rodriguez-Herrera M, Perez M, Mitchell J, Roberson D, Jones K, Lee HJ, Eggebeen R, Sawitzke J, Bass S, Zhang X, Robles V, Hollis C, Barajas C, Rath E, Arentz C, Figueroa JA, Nguyen DD, Nahleh Z.
    • Gigascience. 2015 Nov 4;4:50. doi: 10.1186/s13742-015-0088-z. eCollection 2015.
    • Getting Tested For The 'Breast Cancer Genes'
    • Justin Lorentz
    • Huffington Post Canada, Living, 2015 Oct 30
    • The Insider’s Guide on Genetic Testing for Breast Cancer.
    • [No author given]
    • My Gene Counsel. 2015 Oct 6.
    • Breast Cancer Genetic Testing: More Than a Medical Management Tool.
    • Schroeder D, Conroy SA.
    • Clin J Oncol Nurs. 2015 Oct 1;19(5):603-7. doi: 10.1188/15.CJON.603-607.
    • Review
    • Utility of genetic testing for breast cancer risk.
    • [No author given]
    • The Jackson Laboratory. 2015 Oct.
    • Alison's Story-A Cautionary Tale in the Age of Genomic Medicine.
    • Burn J.
    • Surg Oncol Clin N Am. 2015 Oct;24(4):635-637. doi: 10.1016/j.soc.2015.06.010. Epub 2015 Aug 14.
    • Review
    • Color Genomics Launches Benefits Program for Breast, Ovarian Cancer Risk Testing.
    • [No author given]
    • Clinical OMICs. 2015 Sep 30.
    • Your Checklist For Ovarian Cancer Genetic Counseling.
    • [No author given].
    • My Gene Counsel. 2015 Sep 24.
    • Who Should Be Concerned About Hereditary Cancer?
    • [No author given]
    • My Gene Counsel. 2015 Sep 22.
    • "The BRCA Responder" on Genetic Testing, Family Histories, and Why Counseling Is Key.
    • Kelly Johnson.
    • Oncology Nursing News. 2015 Aug 31.
    • Genetic Testing Can Lead to Insights — Or Uncertainty.
    • Lauren M. Green.
    • Cure. 2015 Aug 13.
    • Discrepancies between ESMO and NCCN breast cancer guidelines: An appraisal.
    • Zagouri F, Liakou P, Bartsch R, Peccatori FA, Tsigginou A, Dimitrakakis C, Zografos GC, Dimopoulos MA, Azim HA Jr.
    • Breast. 2015 Aug;24(4):513-23. doi: 10.1016/j.breast.2015.02.031. Epub 2015 Mar 25.
    • Review
    • Video: Genetic Testing for only $249?
    • [No author given]
    • My Gene Counsel. 2015 Jul 21.
    • BRCA1, BRCA2, PALB2, and CDKN2A mutations in familial pancreatic cancer: a PACGENE study.
    • Zhen DB, Rabe KG, Gallinger S, Syngal S, Schwartz AG, Goggins MG, Hruban RH, Cote ML, McWilliams RR, Roberts NJ, Cannon-Albright LA, Li D, Moyes K, Wenstrup RJ, Hartman AR, Seminara D, Klein AP, Petersen GM.
    • Genet Med. 2015 Jul 2;17(7):569-577. doi: 10.1038/gim.2014.153. Epub 2014 Nov 20.
    • Testing helps fight ovarian, breast cancers—but not everyone agrees on how to do it.
    • Maria Delaney.
    • Ars Technica. 2015 Jul 1.
    • Podcast: Real Men Get Genetic Counseling.
    • [No author given]
    • My Gene Counsel. 2015 Jun 30.
    • Genetics and Cancer Risk: More options, more tests, more prevention, more survivors.
    • Billie J. Marek.
    • The Monitor. 2015 Jun 25.
    • Breast Cancer Risk Gene Discovery: Opportunities and Challenges.
    • Fabienne Lesueur.
    • Current Genetic Medicine Reports 3(2):8-91. 2015 Jun.
    • Review
    • Committee opinion no. 634: Hereditary cancer syndromes and risk assessment.
    • [No authors listed]
    • Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Jun;125(6):1538-43. doi: 10.1097/01.AOG.0000466373.71146.51.

    Press: ACOG Issues Guidelines for Hereditary Cancer Screening. (Medscape Oncology)

    • How Genetic Tests Can Reveal a Hidden Family History of Cancer.
    • [No author given]
    • NBC Nightly News. 2015 May 20.
    • Two Women, Two Results: The Agonizing Wait for Cancer Gene Tests.
    • [No author given]
    • NBC Nightly News. 2015 May 19.
    • A WILD RIDE: A Genetic Counselor Undergoes Genetic Testing.
    • Caroline Lieber.
    • NSGC Blog. 2015 May 13.
    • Concerns about cancer risk and experiences with genetic testing in a diverse population of patients with breast cancer.
    • Jagsi R, Griffith KA, Kurian AW, Morrow M, Hamilton AS, Graff JJ, Katz SJ, Hawley ST.
    • J Clin Oncol. 2015 May 10;33(14):1584-91. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2014.58.5885. Epub 2015 Apr 6.

    Comment / Letter:

    Discussing the Implications of Genetic Testing With Patients.

    Comment / Letter:

    Reply to S.M. Sorscher and A.B. Hafeez Bhatti.

    Comment / Letter:

    Discussing Genetic Testing With Patients With Breast Cancer in Developing Countries: Should We Be Judicious?

    Press: Women With Breast Cancer Concerned About Genetic Risk. (Medscape Oncology)

    • Factors associated with genetic counseling and BRCA testing in a population-based sample of young Black women with breast cancer.
    • Cragun D, Bonner D, Kim J, Akbari MR, Narod SA, Gomez-Fuego A, Garcia JD, Vadaparampil ST, Pal T.
    • Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2015 May;151(1):169-76. doi: 10.1007/s10549-015-3374-7. Epub 2015 Apr 14.
    • Pre-test genetic counseling services for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer delivered by non-genetics professionals in the state of Florida.
    • Vadaparampil ST, Scherr CL, Cragun D, Malo TL, Pal T.
    • Clin Genet. 2015 May;87(5):473-7. doi: 10.1111/cge.12405. Epub 2014 May 9.

    Letter:

    Response to Cragun et al.

    Letter:

    Response to Cragun et al.

    • Great Expectorations – A NextGenetic Counseling Model?
    • Robert Resta.
    • The DNA Exchange. 2015 Apr 27.
    • Affordable access to a new genetic test for cancer.
    • Andrea.
    • Brave Bosom. 2015 Apr 21.
    • New Genetic Tests for Breast Cancer Hold Promise.
    • Andrew Pollack.
    • NY Times, Business Day. 2015 Apr 21.

    Press: Startup Pledges To Cut Cost Of Breast Cancer Genetic Testing From $4000 To $249. (Forbes)

    • Screening Tests For Breast Cancer Genes Just Got Cheaper.
    • [No author given]
    • NPR. All Things Considered. 2015 Apr 21.
    • Learning from Angelina Jolie's genetic testing for our own health.
    • Elizabeth Cohen.
    • CNN, 2015 Mar 25.
    • Personalized assessment and management of women at risk for breast cancer in North America.
    • Pruthi S, Heisey R, Bevers T.
    • Womens Health (Lond Engl). 2015 Mar;11(2):213-23; quiz 223-4. doi: 10.2217/whe.14.79.
    • Prevalence and correlates of receiving and sharing high-penetrance cancer genetic test results: findings from the Health Information National Trends Survey.
    • Taber JM, Chang CQ, Lam TK, Gillanders EM, Hamilton JG, Schully SD.
    • Public Health Genomics. [2015 Feb;]18(2):67-77. doi: 10.1159/000368745.
    • Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women.
    • Lee K, Rossi C.
    • Am Fam Physician. 2015 Jan 15;91(2):119-120.
    • Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: Recommendation Statement.
    • [No authors listed]
    • Am Fam Physician. 2015 Jan 15;91(2):Online.
    • Yes, breast surgeons may provide breast cancer genetic assessment and testing.
    • Kaufman CS.
    • Ann Surg Oncol. 2015 Jan;22(1):1-3. doi: 10.1245/s10434-014-4124-5. Epub 2014 Oct 8.

    Comment / Editorial:

    Can breast surgeons provide breast cancer genetic testing? An American Society of Breast Surgeons survey.

    • Differences in BRCA counseling and testing practices based on ordering provider type.
    • Cragun D, Camperlengo L, Robinson E, Caldwell M, Kim J, Phelan C, Monteiro AN, Vadaparampil ST, Sellers TA, Pal T.
    • Genet Med. 2015 Jan;17(1):51-57. doi: 10.1038/gim.2014.75. Epub 2014 Jun 12.

    Press: Involving a genetic health care professional may improve quality, reduce unnecessary testing. (Science Daily)

    Press: Survey: Genetic Counseling Leads Some Patients to Cheaper BRCA Tests. (GenomeWeb)

    Blog post: Survey: Genetic Counseling Leads Some Patients to Cheaper BRCA Tests. (Yale Cancer Genetic Counseling)

    • A practice guideline from the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics and the National Society of Genetic Counselors: referral indications for cancer predisposition assessment.
    • Hampel H, Bennett RL, Buchanan A, Pearlman R, Wiesner GL.
    • Genet Med. 2015 Jan;17(1):70-87. doi: 10.1038/gim.2014.147. Epub 2014 Nov 13.
    • Guidelines

    Addendum:

    Addendum: A practice guideline from the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics and the National Society of Genetic Counselors: referral indications for cancer predisposition assessment.

    • Hereditary breast cancer syndromes and genetic testing.
    • Rich TA, Woodson AH, Litton J, Arun B.
    • J Surg Oncol. 2015 Jan;111(1):66-80. doi: 10.1002/jso.23791. Epub 2014 Nov 7.
    • Review
    • Efficacy of a web-based intelligent tutoring system for communicating genetic risk of breast cancer: a fuzzy-trace theory approach.
    • Wolfe CR, Reyna VF, Widmer CL, Cedillos EM, Fisher CR, Brust-Renck PG, Weil AM.
    • Med Decis Making. 2015 Jan;35(1):46-59. doi: 10.1177/0272989X14535983. Epub 2014 May 14.
    • The changing landscape of genetic testing for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.
    • Bellcross CA.
    • Curr Probl Cancer. 2014 Nov-Dec;38(6):209-15. doi: 10.1016/j.currproblcancer.2014.10.001. Epub 2014 Oct 30.
    • Identifying hereditary cancer: genetic counseling and cancer risk assessment.
    • Lewis KM.
    • Curr Probl Cancer. 2014 Nov-Dec;38(6):216-25. doi: 10.1016/j.currproblcancer.2014.10.002. Epub 2014 Oct 29.
    • Hereditary breast and ovarian cancer syndrome: Considering the complexities.
    • Senter L.
    • Curr Probl Cancer. 2014 Nov-Dec;38(6):226-34. doi: 10.1016/j.currproblcancer.2014.10.003. Epub 2014 Oct 31.
    • Current Guidance for Brca Mutation Testing in Ovarian Cancer Patients.
    • Ehlken B, Driedger J, Hofmann-Xu L, Paulus G, Berger K, de Moor C, Schroeder C, Clune J, Tyczynski J.
    • Value Health. 2014 Nov;17(7):A663. doi: 10.1016/j.jval.2014.08.2439. Epub 2014 Oct 26.
    • Conference abstract
    • Implementing a screening tool for identifying patients at risk for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer: a statewide initiative.
    • Brannon Traxler L, Martin ML, Kerber AS, Bellcross CA, Crane BE, Green V, Matthews R, Paris NM, Gabram SG.
    • Ann Surg Oncol. 2014 Oct;21(10):3342-7. doi: 10.1245/s10434-014-3921-1. Epub 2014 Jul 22.

    Comments from NSGC Discussion Forum Cancer SIG

    Subject: Article Request

    • Breast cancer risk counseling: a teachable moment?
    • Daly M.
    • J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2014 Oct;12(10):1361-2.
    • Editorial

    Comments on NSGC Discussion Forum Cancer SIG

    Subject: Article request

    Subject: Expanding risk counseling beyond genetics

    • Understanding of BRCA1/2 genetic tests results: the importance of objective and subjective numeracy.
    • Hanoch Y, Miron-Shatz T, Rolison JJ, Ozanne E.
    • Psychooncology. 2014 Oct;23(10):1142-8. doi: 10.1002/pon.3537. Epub 2014 Apr 14.
    • The Angelina Jolie effect: how high celebrity profile can have a major impact on provision of cancer related services.
    • Evans DG, Barwell J, Eccles DM, Collins A, Izatt L, Jacobs C, Donaldson A, Brady AF, Cuthbert A, Harrison R, Thomas S, Howell A; The FH02 Study Group; RGC teams, Miedzybrodzka Z, Murray A; The FH02 Study Group; RGC Teams.
    • Breast Cancer Res. 2014 Sep 19;16(5):442. doi: 10.1186/s13058-014-0442-6.

    Comment, Letter:

    Longer term effects of the Angelina Jolie effect: increased risk-reducing mastectomy rates in BRCA carriers and other high-risk women.

    • Genetic Testing For BRCA Is A Personal Decision.
    • Elaine Schattner.
    • Forbes. 2014 Sep 11.
    • 'Angelina Jolie Effect': BRCA Testing Doubles.
    • Zosia Chustecka.
    • Medscape Medical News. Conference News. from the 2014 Breast Cancer Symposium. 2014 Sep 3.

    Conference abstract: The impact of Angelina Jolie's (AJ) story on genetic referral and testing at an academic cancer centre. (ASCO University. Meeting Library.)

    • Angelina Jolie’s Surgery May Have Doubled Genetic Testing Rates at One Clinic.
    • Alexandra Sifferlin.
    • Time. 2014 Sep 2.

    Conference abstract: The impact of Angelina Jolie's (AJ) story on genetic referral and testing at an academic cancer centre. (ASCO University. Meeting Library.)

    Press article:

    The Angelina effect.

    • Genetic/Familial high-risk assessment: breast and ovarian, version 1.2014.
    • Daly MB, Pilarski R, Axilbund JE, Buys SS, Crawford B, Friedman S, Garber JE, Horton C, Kaklamani V, Klein C, Kohlmann W, Kurian A, Litton J, Madlensky L, Marcom PK, Merajver SD, Offit K, Pal T, Pasche B, Reiser G, Shannon KM, Swisher E, Voian NC, Weitzel JN, Whelan A, Wiesner GL, Dwyer MA, Kumar R.
    • J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2014 Sep;12(9):1326-38.
    • Practice Guideline, NCCN Guidelines
    • Advanced tools for BRCA1/2 mutational screening: comparison between two methods for large genomic rearrangements (LGRs) detection.
    • Concolino P, Mello E, Minucci A, Santonocito C, Scambia G, Giardina B, Capoluongo E.
    • Clin Chem Lab Med. 2014 Aug;52(8):1119-27. doi: 10.1515/cclm-2013-1114.
    • Genetic testing and familial implications in breast-ovarian cancer families.
    • Oosterwijk JC, de Vries J, Mourits MJ, de Bock GH.
    • Maturitas. 2014 Aug;78(4):252-257. doi: 10.1016/j.maturitas.2014.05.002. Epub 2014 May 9.
    • Review
    • Medical genetic counseling for breast cancer in primary care: a synthesis of major determinants of physicians' practices in primary care settings.
    • Jbilou J, Halilem N, Blouin-Bougie J, Amara N, Landry R, Simard J.
    • Public Health Genomics. [2014 Aug;]17(4):190-208. doi: 10.1159/000362358. Epub 2014 Jul 3.
    • From the set-up of a screening program of breast cancer patients to the identification of the first BRCA mutation in the DR Congo.
    • Luyeye Mvila G, Postema S, Marchal G, Van Limbergen E, Verdonck F, Matthijs G, Devriendt K, Michils G, Van Ongeval C.
    • BMC Public Health. 2014 Jul 28;14:759. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-759.
    • The Role of Testing for BRCA1 and BRCA2 Mutations in Cancer Prevention.
    • McCarthy AM, Armstrong K.
    • JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Jul 1;174(7):1023-4. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2014.1322.
    • Survey Finds More Inquiries to Genetic Counselors, Including From the “Worried-Well”.
    • Christina Izzo.
    • Oncology Nursing News. 2014 Jun 9.
    • More breast cancer patients prefer BRCA-mutation testing without prior face-to-face genetic counseling.
    • Sie AS, van Zelst-Stams WA, Spruijt L, Mensenkamp AR, Ligtenberg MJ, Brunner HG, Prins JB, Hoogerbrugge N.
    • Fam Cancer. 2014 Jun;13(2):143-51. doi: 10.1007/s10689-013-9686-z.
    • Angelina Jolie Effect: One Year Later.
    • Joy Larsen Haidle.
    • NSGC Blog. 2014 May 14.
    • Long-term satisfaction and quality of life following risk reducing surgery in BRCA1/2 mutation carriers.
    • Hooker GW, King L, Vanhusen L, Graves K, Peshkin BN, Isaacs C, Taylor KL, Poggi E, Schwartz MD.
    • Hered Cancer Clin Pract. 2014 Apr 2;12(1):9. doi: 10.1186/1897-4287-12-9.
    • Determinants of genetic counseling uptake and its impact on breast cancer outcome: a population-based study.
    • Ayme A, Viassolo V, Rapiti E, Fioretta G, Schubert H, Bouchardy C, Chappuis PO, Benhamou S.
    • Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2014 Apr;144(2):379-89. doi: 10.1007/s10549-014-2864-3. Epub 2014 Feb 12.
    • Changes in specialists' perspectives on cancer genetic testing, prophylactic surgery and insurance discrimination: then and now.
    • Matloff ET, Bonadies DC, Moyer A, Brierley KL.
    • J Genet Couns. 2014 Apr;23(2):164-71. doi: 10.1007/s10897-013-9625-z. Epub 2013 Jul 13.

    Press: What’s Ahead for BRCA Genetic Testing and Counseling? (OncLive)

    • Experiences of predictive testing in young people at risk of Huntington's disease, familial cardiomyopathy or hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.
    • Macleod R, Beach A, Henriques S, Knopp J, Nelson K, Kerzin-Storrar L.
    • Eur J Hum Genet. 2014 Mar;22(3):396-401. doi: 10.1038/ejhg.2013.143. Epub 2013 Jul 17.
    • Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: A Systematic Review to Update the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation.
    • Nelson HD, Pappas M, Zakher B, Mitchell JP, Okinaka-Hu L, Fu R.
    • Ann Intern Med. 2014 Feb 18;160(4):255-66.
    • Assessing the Genetic Risk for BRCA-Related Breast or Ovarian Cancer in Women: Recommendations From the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.
    • [No authors listed]
    • Ann Intern Med. 2014 Feb 18;160(4). doi: 10.7326/P14-9008.

    Systematic Review:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: A Systematic Review to Update the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation.

    • Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.
    • Moyer VA; U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.
    • Ann Intern Med. 2014 Feb 18;160(4):271-81.

    Patient Education Handout:

    Summaries for patients. Assessing the genetic risk for BRCA-related breast or ovarian cancer in women: recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.

    • Summaries for patients. Assessing the genetic risk for BRCA-related breast or ovarian cancer in women: recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.
    • [No authors listed]
    • Ann Intern Med. 2014 Feb 18;160(4):I-16.

    Practice Guideline:

    Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer in Women: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement.

    • After Angelina and the Supreme Court Decision, where do we go from here? BRCA gene testing in Rhode Island's Portuguese population.
    • Benson C, Stobie L, Shur N, Yuan Z, Teixeira MR, Chung M.
    • Am J Med Genet A. 2014 Feb;164(2):557-8. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.a.36254. Epub 2013 Dec 5.
    • High-risk women should have BRCA testing.
    • [No authors listed]
    • Cancer Discov. 2014 Feb;4(2):139. doi: 10.1158/2159-8290.CD-NB2014-003. Epub 2014 Jan 16.
    • News
    • Molecular testing in breast cancer.
    • Paoletti C, Hayes DF.
    • Annu Rev Med. 2014 Jan 14;65:95-110. doi: 10.1146/annurev-med-070912-143853.
    • Review
    • U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Finds Benefit in Risk Assessment, Genetic Counseling, and Genetic Testing for BRCA-Related Cancer for Small Group of High-Risk Women.
    • [No author given]
    • Yale Cancer Genetic Counseling. 2014 Jan 2.
    • Modes of delivery of genetic testing services and the uptake of cancer risk management strategies in BRCA1 and BRCA2 carriers.
    • Pal T, Lee JH, Besharat A, Thompson Z, Monteiro A, Phelan C, Lancaster J, Metcalfe K, Sellers T, Vadaparampil S, Narod S.
    • Clin Genet. 2014 Jan;85(1):49-53. doi: 10.1111/cge.12130. Epub 2013 Mar 21.
    • Systematic review of educational tools used during the BRCA1/2 genetic testing process.
    • Dorval M, Bouchard K, Chiquette J.
    • Per Med. 2014 Jan;11(1):113-124. doi: 10.2217/pme.13.94.
    • Review
    • Medicare slashes payment for BRCA test.
    • McCarthy M.
    • BMJ. 2013 Dec 31;347:f7709. doi: 10.1136/bmj.f7709.
    • Review
    • A Myriad of Choices: How the Supreme Court’s Decision Has Affected Clinical Practice.
    • Kristen Hanson.
    • Perspectives in Genetic Counseling. 35(4):6-7. 2013 Qtr 4.
    • Educational needs and preferred methods of learning among Florida practitioners who order genetic testing for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.
    • Cragun D, Besharat AD, Lewis C, Vadaparampil ST, Pal T.
    • J Cancer Educ. 2013 Dec;28(4):690-7. doi: 10.1007/s13187-013-0525-6.
    • Supreme Court Ruling Broadens BRCA Testing Options.
    • Azvolinsky A.
    • J Natl Cancer Inst. 2013 Nov 20;105(22):1671-2. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djt342. Epub 2013 Nov 6.
    • The "New" Genetic Testing: What You Need to Know.
    • Rebecca Sutphen.
    • FORCE. Be Empowered Webinars. 2013 Nov 18.
    • Pros and cons of screening for BRCA mutations.
    • Howard-McNatt M.
    • N C Med J. 2013 Nov-Dec;74(6):489-90.
    • Quest to offer genetic test for breast cancer risk.
    • Bill Berkrot.
    • Yahoo! News. Reuters. 2013 Oct 15.
    • Can Unknown Predisposition in Familial Breast Cancer be Family-Specific?
    • Lynch H, Wen H, Kim YC, Snyder C, Kinarsky Y, Chen PX, Xiao F, Goldgar D, Cowan KH, Wang SM.
    • Breast J. 2013 Sep;19(5):520-8. doi: 10.1111/tbj.12145. Epub 2013 Jun 26.
    • Allocation of work activities in a comprehensive cancer genetics program.
    • Mahon SM.
    • Clin J Oncol Nurs. 2013 Aug 1;17(4):397-404. doi: 10.1188/13.CJON.397-404.
    • Practical aspects of genetic counseling in breast cancer: Lights and shadows.
    • Christinat A, Pagani O.
    • Breast. 2013 Aug;22(4):375-82. doi: 10.1016/j.breast.2013.04.006. Epub 2013 May 11.
    • Review
    • Genetic counseling for breast cancer risk: how did we get here and where are we going?
    • Lang KA.
    • Expert Rev Mol Diagn. 2013 Jul;13(6):541-51. doi: 10.1586/14737159.2013.811903.
    • Implementation of a breast cancer genetic service in South Africa - lessons learned.
    • Schoeman M, Apffelstaedt JP, Baatjes K, Urban M.
    • S Afr Med J. 2013 Jun 25;103(8):529-33. doi: 10.7196/samj.6814.
    • Myriad BRCA Patents Nixed: What Happens Next?
    • Roxanne Nelson.
    • Medscape Medical News. Oncology. 2013 Jun 21.
    • The Angelina effect.
    • Kluger J, Park A.
    • Time. 2013 May 27;181(20):28-33.
    • Press article
    • Angelina Jolie's Mastectomy: BRCA Testing in the Spotlight.
    • Kate Johnson.
    • Medscape Medical News. Oncology. 2013 May 16.
    • Myriad to Replace BRACAnalysis, Other Hereditary Cancer Tests with MyRisk Panel.
    • [No author given]
    • GenomeWeb. 2013 May 9.
    • Opportunities for public health communication, intervention, and future research on breast cancer in younger women.
    • Buchanan N, Roland KB, Rodriguez JL, Miller JW, Fairley T.
    • J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2013 Apr;22(4):293-8. doi: 10.1089/jwh.2012.4239. Epub 2013 Mar 20.
    • [New genetic tests and their clinical utility for cancer screening].
    • Probst-Hensch NM, Brand A.
    • Ther Umsch. 2013 Apr;70(4):251-4; discussion 255-6. doi: 10.1024/0040-5930/a000397.
    • Review, [Article in German]
    • Breast Cancer Genetic Testing Gets Covered by Health Care Reform.
    • Rachael Rettner.
    • Yahoo. MyHealthNewsDaily. 2013 Mar 6.
    • Improving mutation notification when new genetic information is identified in research: a trial of two strategies in familial breast cancer.
    • Wakefield CE, Thorne H, Kirk J, Niedermayr E, Doolan EL, Tucker K.
    • Genet Med. 2013 Mar;15(3):187-94. doi: 10.1038/gim.2012.115. Epub 2012 Sep 13.
    • Proposed roadmap to stepwise integration of genetics in family medicine and clinical research.
    • Houwink EJ, Sollie AW, Numans ME, Cornel MC.
    • Clin Transl Med. 2013 Feb 16;2(1):5. doi: 10.1186/2001-1326-2-5.
    • Whole Exome Sequencing Suggests Much of Non-BRCA1/BRCA2 Familial Breast Cancer Is Due to Moderate and Low Penetrance Susceptibility Alleles.
    • Gracia-Aznarez FJ, Fernandez V, Pita G, Peterlongo P, Dominguez O, de la Hoya M, Duran M, Osorio A, Moreno L, Gonzalez-Neira A, Rosa-Rosa JM, Sinilnikova O, Mazoyer S, Hopper J, Lazaro C, Southey M, Odefrey F, Manoukian S, Catucci I, Caldes T, Lynch HT, Hilbers FS, van Asperen CJ, Vasen HF, Goldgar D, Radice P, Devilee P, Benitez J.
    • PLoS One. 2013;8(2):e55681. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0055681. Epub 2013 Feb 8.
    • Interest and attitudes of patients, cancer physicians, medical students and cancer researchers towards a spectrum of genetic tests relevant to breast cancer patients.
    • Ngoi N, Lee SC, Hartman M, Khin LW, Wong A.
    • Breast. 2013 Feb;22(1):47-52. doi: 10.1016/j.breast.2012.04.003. Epub 2012 May 4.
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    • A multi-case report of the pathways to and through genetic testing and cancer risk management for BRCA mutation-positive women aged 18-25.
    • Hoskins LM, Werner-Lin A.
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    • Personal genomic testing as part of the complete breast cancer risk assessment: a case report.
    • Riordan S, Rodriguez DF, Kieran S.
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    • Case report
    • Lack of BRCA testing approval creates snag for cancer trials.
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    • Review
    • Outcomes of a systems-level intervention offering breast cancer risk assessments to low-income underserved women.
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    • Genetic testing by cancer site: ovary.
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    • Three cases of kindred with familial breast cancer in which carrier detection by BRCA gene testing was performed on family members.
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    • Psychological Distress with Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing: A Case Report of an Unexpected BRCA Positive Test Result.
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    • Editorial