Hispanic Ethnicity
~ Genetics of Breast & Ovarian Cancer

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    • Doing a Better Job at Reaching LatinX People and Families about Hereditary Cancer.
    • Gómez Trillos S, Hurtado de Mendoza A.
    • FORCE. Blog. 2020 Oct 21.
    • BRCA1/2 mutations and risk-reducing bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy among Latinas: The UPTAKE study.
    • Lynce F, Schlam I, Geng X, Peshkin BN, Friedman S, Dutil J, Nahleh Z, Campos C, Ricker C, Rodriguez P, Denduluri N, Ahn J, Isaacs C, Graves KD.
    • J Genet Couns. 2020 Oct 3. doi: 10.1002/jgc4.1322. Epub ahead of print.
    • Ancestry-specific hereditary cancer panel yields: Moving toward more personalized risk assessment.
    • Roberts ME, Susswein LR, Janice Cheng W, Carter NJ, Carter AC, Klein RT, Hruska KS, Marshall ML.
    • J Genet Couns. 2020 Aug;29(4):598-606. doi: 10.1002/jgc4.1257. Epub 2020 Mar 30.
    • Breaking Breast Cancer Color Barriers and Building Bridges.
    • Souers J, Thomas M.
    • FORCE. FORCE Blog. 2020 Jun 24.

    Web site: For the Breast of Us

    Information Guide: Our Accomplice Guide (For the Breast of Us)

    • Personal Story: A young woman’s story of genetic testing.
    • [No author given.]
    • For the Breast of US. 2020 Jun 23.
    • Mutation prevalence tables for hereditary cancer derived from multi-gene panel testing.
    • Hart SN, Polley EC, Yussuf A, Yadav S, Goldgar DE, Hu C, LaDuca H, Smith LP, Fujimoto J, Li S, Couch FJ, Dolinsky JS.
    • Hum Mutat. 2020 May 22. doi: 10.1002/humu.24053. Epub ahead of print.
    • For the Breast of Us celebrates one year online.
    • Souers J, Thomas M.
    • For the Breast of Us. 2020 May 14.
    • Invitae Study Finds Germline Risk Variants in Wide Range of Prostate Cancer Patients.
    • Anderson A.
    • GenomeWeb. 2020 May 5.
    • Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor 2-Positive Breast Cancer Is Associated with Indigenous American Ancestry in Latin American Women.
    • Marker KM, Zavala VA, Vidaurre T, Lott PC, Vásquez JN, Casavilca-Zambrano S, Calderón M, Abugattas JE, Gómez HL, Fuentes HA, Picoaga RL, Cotrina JM, Neciosup SP, Castañeda CA, Morante Z, Valencia F, Torres J, Echeverry M, Bohórquez ME, Polanco-Echeverry G, Estrada-Florez AP, Serrano-Gómez SJ, Carmona-Valencia JA, Alvarado-Cabrero I, Sanabria-Salas MC, Velez A, Donado J, Song S, Cherry D, Tamayo LI, Huntsman S, Hu D, Ruiz-Cordero R, Balassanian R, Ziv E, Zabaleta J, Carvajal-Carmona L, Fejerman L; COLUMBUS Consortium.
    • Cancer Res. 2020 Apr 3. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-19-3659. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Ethnic disparities in the frequency of cancer reported in family histories.
    • Maves H, Flodman P, Nathan D, Smith M.
    • J Genet Couns. 2020 Mar 28. doi: 10.1002/jgc4.1264. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Germline BRCA Mutation Rates in Latina Women Presenting for Gynecologic Oncology Care.
    • Hong L, Gonzalez R, Unternaehrer J, Ioffe Y.
    • Gynecol Obstet Invest. 2020 Mar 23:1-8. doi: 10.1159/000506108. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Education on cancer risk assessment and genetic counseling to address cancer health disparities among racial/ethnic groups and rural populations: Implementing culturally tailored outreach through community health educators.
    • San Miguel-Majors SL, Whitaker DE, Davis BC, Bailey LO, Springfield SA.
    • J Genet Couns. 2020 Mar 21. doi: 10.1002/jgc4.1272. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Predictors of genetic beliefs toward cancer risk perceptions among adults in the United States: Implications for prevention or early detection.
    • McKinney LP, Gerbi GB, Caplan LS, Claridy MD, Rivers BM.
    • J Genet Couns. 2020 Feb 27. doi: 10.1002/jgc4.1228. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Prevalence of mutations in a diverse cohort of 3162 women tested via the same multigene cancer panel in a managed care health plan.
    • Alvarado M, Tiller GE, Chung J, Haque R.
    • J Community Genet. 2020 Feb 24. doi: 10.1007/s12687-020-00456-6. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Geographic and Ethnic Heterogeneity of Germline BRCA1 or BRCA2 Mutation Prevalence Among Patients With Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer Screened for Entry Into the POLO Trial.
    • Golan T, Kindler HL, Park JO, Reni M, Macarulla T, Hammel P, Van Cutsem E, Arnold D, Hochhauser D, McGuinness D, Locker GY, Goranova T, Schatz P, Liu YZ, Hall MJ.
    • J Clin Oncol. 2020 Feb 19:JCO1901890. doi: 10.1200/JCO.19.01890. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Exome sequencing reveals a high prevalence of BRCA1 and BRCA2 founder variants in a diverse population-based biobank.
    • Abul-Husn NS, Soper ER, Odgis JA, Cullina S, Bobo D, Moscati A, Rodriguez JE; CBIPM Genomics Team; Regeneron Genetics Center, Loos RJF, Cho JH, Belbin GM, Suckiel SA, Kenny EE.
    • Genome Med. 2019 Dec 31;12(1):2. doi: 10.1186/s13073-019-0691-1.
    • Latinas' knowledge of and experiences with genetic cancer risk assessment: Barriers and facilitators.
    • Gómez-Trillos S, Sheppard VB, Graves KD, Song M, Anderson L, Ostrove N, Lopez K, Campos C, Gonzalez N, Hurtado-de-Mendoza A.
    • J Genet Couns. 2019 Dec 27. doi: 10.1002/jgc4.1201. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Racial and Ethnic Differences in BRCA1/2 and Multigene Panel Testing Among Young Breast Cancer Patients.
    • Jones T, Trivedi MS, Jiang X, Silverman T, Underhill M, Chung WK, Kukafka R, Crew KD.
    • J Cancer Educ. 2019 Dec 4. doi: 10.1007/s13187-019-01646-8. [Epub ahead of print]

    Research news: Study: Racial and ethnic differences in genetic testing among young breast cancer survivors. (FORCE. XRAYS.)

    • Culturally Targeted Video Improves Psychosocial Outcomes in Latina Women at Risk of Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer.
    • Hurtado-de-Mendoza A, Graves KD, Gómez-Trillos S, Carrera P, Campos C, Anderson L, Luta G, Peshkin BN, Schwartz MD, Cupertino AP, Gonzalez N, Sheppard VB.
    • Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 Nov 29;16(23). pii: E4793. doi: 10.3390/ijerph16234793.
    • Germline variants in cancer genes in high-risk non-BRCA patients from Puerto Rico.
    • Dutil J, Teer JK, Golubeva V, Yoder S, Tong WL, Arroyo N, Karam R, Echenique M, Matta JL, Monteiro AN.
    • Sci Rep. 2019 Nov 28;9(1):17769. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-54170-6.
    • Ethnic disparities among men with prostate cancer undergoing germline testing.
    • Kwon DH, Borno HT, Cheng HH, Zhou AY, Small EJ.
    • Urol Oncol. 2019 Oct 17. pii: S1078-1439(19)30361-8. doi: 10.1016/j.urolonc.2019.09.010. [Epub ahead of print]
    • A polygenic risk score for breast cancer in U.S. Latinas and Latin-American women.
    • Shieh Y, Fejerman L, Lott PC, Marker K, Sawyer SD, Hu D, Huntsman S, Torres J, Echeverry M, Bohorquez ME, Martínez-Chéquer JC, Polanco-Echeverry G, Estrada-Florez AP; COLUMBUS Consortium, Haiman CA, John EM, Kushi LH, Torres-Mejía G, Vidaurre T, Weitzel JN, Zambrano SC, Carvajal-Carmona LG, Ziv E, Neuhausen SL.
    • J Natl Cancer Inst. 2019 Sep 25. pii: djz174. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djz174. [Epub ahead of print]

    Editorial:

    Polygenic risk scores for breast cancer risk prediction: Lessons learned and future opportunities.

    • 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]
    • Race/ethnicity and accuracy of self-reported female first-degree family history of breast and other cancers in the Northern California Breast Cancer Family Registry.
    • John EM, Canchola AJ, Sanagaramoorthy M, Koo J, Whittemore AS, West DW.
    • Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2019 Sep 5. pii: cebp.0444.2019. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-19-0444. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Risk factors for triple negative breast cancer among Latina women.
    • Rey-Vargas L, Sanabria Salas MC, Fejerman L, Serrano-Gómez SJ.
    • Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2019 Aug 27. pii: cebp.0035.2019. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-19-0035. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Assessing the performance of in-silico methods for predicting the pathogenicity of variants in the gene CHEK2, among Hispanic females with breast cancer.
    • Voskanian A, Katsonis P, Lichtarge O, Pejaver V, Radivojac P, Mooney SD, Capriotti E, Bromberg Y, Wang Y, Miller M, Martelli PL, Savojardo C, Babbi G, Casadio R, Cao Y, Sun Y, Shen Y, Garg A, Pal D, Yu Y, Huff CD, Tavtigian SV, Young E, Neuhausen SL, Ziv E, Pal LR, Andreoletti G, Brenner S, Kann M.
    • Hum Mutat. 2019 Jun 26. doi: 10.1002/humu.23849. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Awareness and acceptability of population-based screening for pathogenic BRCA variants: Do race and ethnicity matter?
    • Rubinsak LA, Kleinman A, Quillin J, Gordon SW, Sullivan SA, Sutton AL, Sheppard VB, Temkin SM.
    • Gynecol Oncol. 2019 Jun 22. pii: S0090-8258(19)31320-4. doi: 10.1016/j.ygyno.2019.06.009. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Pathogenic and likely pathogenic variants in PALB2, CHEK2, and other known breast cancer susceptibility genes among 1054 BRCA-negative Hispanics with breast cancer.
    • Weitzel JN, Neuhausen SL, Adamson A, Tao S, Ricker C, Maoz A, Rosenblatt M, Nehoray B, Sand S, Steele L, Unzeitig G, Feldman N, Blanco AM, Hu D, Huntsman S, Castillo D, Haiman C, Slavin T, Ziv E.
    • Cancer. 2019 Jun 17. doi: 10.1002/cncr.32083. [Epub ahead of print]

    Editorial:

    Genetic testing for breast cancer in the Hispanic community.

    • Developing a culturally targeted video to enhance the use of genetic counseling in Latina women at increased risk for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.
    • Hurtado-de-Mendoza A, Graves KD, Gómez-Trillos S, Song M, Anderson L, Campos C, Carrera P, Ostrove N, Peshkin BN, Schwartz MD, Ficca N, Cupertino AP, Gonzalez N, Otero A, Huerta E, Sheppard VB.
    • J Community Genet. 2019 May 18. doi: 10.1007/s12687-019-00423-w. [Epub ahead of print]
    • I Had a Preventive Mastectomy—Then Found Out I Already Had Breast Cancer.
    • Campoverdi A, Brody B.
    • Health. 2019 May 16.

    Blog post: Personal Story: A young woman’s story of genetic testing. (For the Breast of US)

    • Breast cancer stalked every woman in her family. She was determined it wouldn’t get her.
    • Reyes-Velarde A.
    • Los Angeles Times. Column One. 2019 Apr 25.

    Press: Behind the story: For a daughter of immigrants, a story stirs up memories of her own family. (Los Angeles Times)

    • Uptake of genetic testing for germline BRCA1/2 pathogenic variants in a predominantly Hispanic population.
    • McGuinness JE, Trivedi MS, Silverman T, Marte A, Mata J, Kukafka R, Crew KD.
    • Cancer Genet. 2019 Apr 24. pii: S2210-7762(19)30059-6. doi: 10.1016/j.cancergen.2019.04.063. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Hereditary Breast Cancer Risk Analysis in Uninsured Mexican-Origin Women Living in the U.S.-Mexico Border Region.
    • Salinas JJ, Roy R, Dwivedi AK, Shokar NK.
    • Hisp Health Care Int. 2019 Apr 12:1540415319837850. doi: 10.1177/1540415319837850. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Current Approaches to Cancer Genetic Counseling Services for Spanish-Speaking Patients.
    • Augusto B, Kasting ML, Couch FJ, Lindor NM, Vadaparampil ST.
    • J Immigr Minor Health. 2019 Apr;21(2):434-437. doi: 10.1007/s10903-018-0772-z.
    • Genetic Testing Across Young Hispanic and Non-Hispanic White Breast Cancer Survivors: Facilitators, Barriers, and Awareness of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act.
    • Cragun D, Weidner A, Kechik J, Pal T.
    • Genet Test Mol Biomarkers. 2019 Feb;23(2):75-83. doi: 10.1089/gtmb.2018.0253. Epub 2019 Jan 24.
    • Identification of novel common breast cancer risk variants at the 6q25 locus among Latinas.
    • Hoffman J, Fejerman L, Hu D, Huntsman S, Li M, John EM, Torres-Mejia G, Kushi L, Ding YC, Weitzel J, Neuhausen SL, Lott P; COLUMBUS Consortium, Echeverry M, Carvajal-Carmona L, Burchard E, Eng C, Long J, Zheng W, Olopade O, Huo D, Haiman C, Ziv E.
    • Breast Cancer Res. 2019 Jan 14;21(1):3. doi: 10.1186/s13058-018-1085-9.
    • Experiencia con el uso de olaparib en pacientes con cáncer de ovario.
    • Gallardo-Rincón D, Alamilla-García G, Montes-Servín E, Morales-Vázquez F, Cano-Blanco C, Coronel-Martínez J, Bahena-González A, Gerson-Cwilich R, Isla-Ortiz D, Toledo-Leyva A, Montes-Servín E, Michel-Tello D, Espinosa-Romero R.
    • Gac Med Mex. 2019;155(6):585-589. doi: 10.24875/GMM.19005494.
    • Admixture, Genetics and Complex Diseases in Latin Americans and US Hispanics.
    • Soares-Souza G, Borda V, Kehdy F, Tarazona-Santos E.
    • Curr Genet Med Rep. 2018 Dec;6(4):208-223. Epub 2018 Sep 29.
    • Review
    • 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 Oct 1;110(10):1059-1066. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djy027.

    Introductory article, Editorial:

    The Ancestral Pace of Variant Reclassification.

    Full text: Prospective Study of Cancer Genetic Variants — Variation in Rate of Reclassification by Ancestry (Medscape Oncology)

    • Provider's Perceptions of Barriers and Facilitators for Latinas to Participate in Genetic Cancer Risk Assessment for Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer.
    • Hurtado-de-Mendoza A, Graves K, Gómez-Trillos S, Anderson L, Campos C, Evans C, Stearns S, Zhu Q, Gonzalez N, Sheppard VB.
    • Healthcare (Basel). 2018 Sep 17;6(3). pii: E116. doi: 10.3390/healthcare6030116.
    • Reproductive history, breast-feeding and risk of triple negative breast cancer: The Breast Cancer Etiology in Minorities (BEM) study.
    • John EM, Hines LM, Phipps AI, Koo J, Longacre TA, Ingles SA, Baumgartner KB, Slattery ML, Wu AH.
    • Int J Cancer. 2018 Jun 1;142(11):2273-2285. doi: 10.1002/ijc.31258. Epub 2018 Jan 30.
    • 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 SM, 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, Vijai J, 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, Peixoto A, Peruga N, Peterlongo P, Pohl E, Pradhan N, 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, Hutten Selkirk CG, Hulick PJ, Chenevix-Trench G, Spurdle AB, Antoniou AC, Nathanson KL.
    • Hum Mutat. 2018 May;39(5):593-620. doi: 10.1002/humu.23406. Epub 2018 Mar 12.
    • 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.
    • BRCA1 mutation spectrum, functions, and therapeutic strategies: The story so far.
    • Sharma B, Preet Kaur R, Raut S, Munshi A.
    • Curr Probl Cancer. 2018 Mar - Apr;42(2):189-207. doi: 10.1016/j.currproblcancer.2018.01.001. Epub 2018 Jan 8.
    • Review
    • Factors associated with false positive results on screening mammography in a population of predominantly Hispanic women.
    • McGuinness JE, Ueng W, Trivedi MS, Yi HS, David R, Vanegas A, Vargas J, Sandoval R, Kukafka R, Crew KD.
    • Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2018 Jan 30. pii: cebp.0009.2017. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-17-0009. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Preferences for multigene panel testing for hereditary breast cancer risk among ethnically diverse BRCA-uninformative families.
    • Vicuña B, Delaney HD, Flores KG, Ballinger L, Royce M, Dayao Z, Pal T, Kinney AY.
    • J Community Genet. 2018 Jan;9(1):81-92. doi: 10.1007/s12687-017-0322-8. Epub 2017 Oct 2.
    • 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.
    • Insights into BRCA1/2 Genetic Counseling from Ethnically Diverse Latina Breast Cancer Survivors.
    • Rajpal N, Muñoz J, Peshkin BN, Graves KD.
    • J Genet Couns. 2017 Dec;26(6):1221-1237. doi: 10.1007/s10897-017-0096-5. Epub 2017 Apr 4.
    • Breast Cancer Disparities: Socioeconomic Factors versus Biology.
    • Newman LA.
    • Ann Surg Oncol. 2017 Oct;24(10):2869-2875. doi: 10.1245/s10434-017-5977-1. Epub 2017 Aug 1.
    • Impact of Panel Gene Testing for Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer on Patients.
    • Lumish HS, Steinfeld H, Koval C, Russo D, Levinson E, Wynn J, Duong J, Chung WK.
    • J Genet Couns. 2017 Oct;26(5):1116-1129. doi: 10.1007/s10897-017-0090-y. Epub 2017 Mar 29.

    Letter:

    Anxiety and Hereditary Testing Results.

    Letter, Reply:

    Response to Dr. Sorscher.

    • Anxiety and Hereditary Testing Results.
    • Sorscher S.
    • J Genet Couns. 2017 Oct;26(5):1162–1163. doi: 10.1007/s10897-017-0109-4. Epub 2017 May 24.
    • Letter

    Impact of Panel Gene Testing for Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer on Patients.

    Letter, Reply:

    Response to Dr. Sorscher.

    • The Impact of Mental Illness on Uptake of Genetic Counseling for Hereditary Breast Cancer and Ovarian Cancer in a Multiethnic Cohort of Breast Cancer Patients.
    • Ackerman MG, Shapiro PA, Coe A, Trivedi MS, Crew KD.
    • Breast J. 2017 Sep;23(5):519-524. doi: 10.1111/tbj.12791. Epub 2017 Mar 21.
    • Genetic Ancestry Is not Associated with Breast Cancer Recurrence or Survival in U.S. Latina Women Enrolled in the Kaiser Permanente Pathways Study.
    • Engmann NJ, Ergas IJ, Yao S, Kwan ML, Roh JM, Ambrosone CB, Kushi LH, Fejerman L.
    • Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2017 Sep;26(9):1466-1469. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-17-0148.
    • Cancer Counseling of Low-Income Limited English Proficient Latina Women Using Medical Interpreters: Implications for Shared Decision-Making.
    • Kamara D, Weil J, Youngblom J, Guerra C, Joseph G.
    • J Genet Couns. 2017 Aug 9. doi: 10.1007/s10897-017-0132-5. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Racial disparities in BRCA testing and cancer risk management across a population-based sample of young breast cancer survivors.
    • Cragun D, Weidner A, Lewis C, Bonner D, Kim J, Vadaparampil ST, Pal T.
    • Cancer. 2017 Jul 1;123(13):2497-2505. doi: 10.1002/cncr.30621. Epub 2017 Feb 9.
    • Multi-gene panel testing for hereditary cancer predisposition in unsolved high-risk breast and ovarian cancer patients.
    • Crawford B, Adams SB, Sittler T, van den Akker J, Chan S, Leitner O, Ryan L, Gil E, van 't Veer L.
    • Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2017 Jun;163(2):383-390. doi: 10.1007/s10549-017-4181-0. Epub 2017 Mar 9.
    • Clinical Cancer Genetics Disparities among Latinos.
    • Cruz-Correa M, Pérez-Mayoral J, Dutil J, Echenique M, Mosquera R, Rivera-Román K, Umpierre S, Rodriguez-Quilichini S, Gonzalez-Pons M, Olivera MI, Pardo S; Puerto Rico Clinical Cancer Genetics Consortia.
    • J Genet Couns. 2017 Jun;26(3):379-386. doi: 10.1007/s10897-016-0051-x. Epub 2016 Dec 12.
    • Review
    • Risk factors associated with the triple-negative breast cancer subtype within four race/ethnicities.
    • Parise CA, Caggiano V.
    • Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2017 May;163(1):151-158. doi: 10.1007/s10549-017-4159-y. Epub 2017 Feb 17.
    • The Interaction between Genetic Ancestry and Breast Cancer Risk Factors among Hispanic Women: The Breast Cancer Health Disparities Study.
    • Hines LM, Sedjo RL, Byers T, John EM, Fejerman L, Stern MC, Baumgartner KB, Giuliano AR, Torres-Mejia G, Wolff RK, Harrall KK, Slattery ML.
    • Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2017 May;26(5):692-701. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-16-0721. Epub 2016 Dec 8.
    • Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Oncotype DX Test Receipt in a Statewide Population-Based Study.
    • Davis BA, Aminawung JA, Abu-Khalaf MM, Evans SB, Su K, Mehta R, Wang SY, Gross CP.
    • J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2017 Mar;15(3):346-354.
    • Hereditary cancer syndromes in Latino populations: genetic characterization and surveillance guidelines.
    • Cruz-Correa M, Pérez-Mayoral J, Dutil J, Echenique M, Mosquera R, Rivera-Román K, Umpierre S, Rodriguez-Quilichini S, Gonzalez-Pons M, Olivera MI, Pardo S; Puerto Rico Clinical Cancer Genetics Consortia.
    • Hered Cancer Clin Pract. 2017 Jan 21;15:3. doi: 10.1186/s13053-017-0063-z. eCollection 2017.
    • Genetic Ancestry using Mitochondrial DNA in patients with Triple-negative breast cancer (GAMiT study).
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