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    Identifier: NCT03328091: Genetic Counseling Processes and Outcomes Among Males With Prostate Cancer (ProGen) (ProGen). (ClinicalTrials.gov)

    • B7-H3 as a Therapeutic Target in Advanced Prostate Cancer.
    • Guo C, Figueiredo I, Gurel B, Neeb A, Seed G, Crespo M, Carreira S, Rekowski J, Buroni L, Welti J, Bogdan D, Gallagher L, Sharp A, Fenor de la Maza MD, Rescigno P, Westaby D, Chandran K, Riisnaes R, Ferreira A, Miranda S, Calì B, Alimonti A, Bressan S, Nguyen AHT, Shen MM, Hawley JE, Obradovic A, Drake CG, Bertan C, Baker C, Tunariu N, Yuan W, de Bono JS.
    • Eur Urol. 2022 Sep 13:S0302-2838(22)02633-1. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2022.09.004. Epub ahead of print.
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    Niraparib in patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer and DNA repair gene defects (GALAHAD): a multicentre, open-label, phase 2 trial.

    • The role of prophylactic prostatectomy as a primary prevention strategy in high-risk germline mutation carriers.
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    • Review
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    • DNA damage repair gene germline profiling for metastatic prostate cancer patients of different ancestries.
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    • Prostate. 2022 Sep;82(12):1196-1201. doi: 10.1002/pros.24374. Epub 2022 Jun 2.
    • The impact of genetic aberrations on response to radium-223 treatment for castration-resistant prostate cancer with bone metastases.
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    • Emerging Role of PARP Inhibitors in Metastatic Prostate Cancer.
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    • Review
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    • Nivolumab plus rucaparib for metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer: results from the phase 2 CheckMate 9KD trial.
    • Fizazi K, Retz M, Petrylak DP, Goh JC, Perez-Gracia J, Lacombe L, Zschäbitz S, Burotto M, Mahammedi H, Gravis G, Bastos DA, McCune SL, Vázquez Limón JC, Kwan EM, Castellano D, Fléchon A, Saad F, Grimm MO, Shaffer DR, Armstrong AJ, Bhagavatheeswaran P, Amin NP, Ünsal-Kaçmaz K, Wang X, Li J, Loehr A, Pachynski RK.
    • J Immunother Cancer. 2022 Aug;10(8):e004761. doi: 10.1136/jitc-2022-004761.

    Identifier: NCT03338790: An Investigational Immunotherapy Study of Nivolumab in Combination With Rucaparib, Docetaxel, or Enzalutamide in Metastatic Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer (CheckMate 9KD). (ClinicalTrials.gov)

    • Germline genetics of prostate cancer.
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    • Clinical implications of homologous recombination repair mutations in prostate cancer.
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    • Oncologists Seeing Lack of PARP Inhibitor Response in MSI-High, BRCA-Mutant Prostate Cancer Patients.
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    • Research news

    Original research:

    PARP Inhibitor Insensitivity to BRCA1/2 Monoallelic Mutations in Microsatellite Instability-High Cancers.

    • Study Confirms BRCA1 and BRCA2 Linked to Seven Cancers.
    • Alexander W.
    • Medscape Oncology. 2022 Jul 12.

    Original research:

    Expansion of Cancer Risk Profile for BRCA1 and BRCA2 Pathogenic Variants.

    • Olaparib tolerability and common adverse-event management in patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer: Further analyses from the PROfound study.
    • Roubaud G, Özgüroglu M, Penel N, Matsubara N, Mehra N, Kolinsky MP, Procopio G, Feyerabend S, Joung JY, Gravis G, Nishimura K, Gedye C, Padua C, Shore N, Thiery-Vuillemin A, Saad F, van Alphen R, Carducci MA, Desai C, Brickel N, Poehlein C, Del Rosario P, Fizazi K.
    • Eur J Cancer. 2022 Jul;170:73-84. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2022.04.016. Epub 2022 May 19.

    Identifier: NCT02987543: Study of Olaparib (Lynparza™) Versus Enzalutamide or Abiraterone Acetate in Men With Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer (PROfound Study). (ClinicalTrials.gov)

    • The growing role of rucaparib in contemporary treatment of metastatic prostate cancer: a review of efficacy and guidance for side effect management.
    • Rao A, Antonarakis ES.
    • Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 2022 Jul;22(7):671-679. doi: 10.1080/14737140.2022.2081154. Epub 2022 May 26.
    • Review
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    • Case report
    • The Prognostic Significance of Homologous Recombination Repair Pathway Alterations in Metastatic Hormone Sensitive Prostate Cancer.
    • Lee AM, Saidian A, Shaya J, Nonato T, Cabal A, Randall JM, Millard F, Stewart T, Rose B, Tamayo P, McKay RR.
    • Clin Genitourin Cancer. 2022 Jun 30:S1558-7673(22)00141-0. doi: 10.1016/j.clgc.2022.06.016. Epub ahead of print.
    • Analysis of the Clinical Advancements for BRCA-Related Malignancies Highlights the Lack of Treatment Evidence for BRCA-Positive Male Breast Cancer.
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    • Patient-reported Outcomes in Men with Metastatic Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer Harboring DNA Damage Response Alterations Treated with Talazoparib: Results from TALAPRO-1.
    • Saad F, de Bono J, Barthélémy P, Dorff T, Mehra N, Scagliotti G, Stirling A, Machiels JP, Renard V, Maruzzo M, Higano CS, Gurney H, Healy C, Bhattacharyya H, Arondekar B, Niyazov A, Fizazi K.
    • Eur Urol. 2022 Jun 21:S0302-2838(22)02407-1. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2022.05.030. Epub ahead of print.
    • A Japanese case of castration-resistant prostate cancer with BRCA2 and RB1 co-loss and TP53 mutation: a case report.
    • Iwasawa T, Kosaka T, Morita S, Mikami S, Nakamura K, Hongo H, Nishihara H, Oya M.
    • BMC Med Genomics. 2022 Jun 20;15(1):138. doi: 10.1186/s12920-022-01286-w.
    • The tumor mutational landscape of BRCA2-deficient primary and metastatic prostate cancer.
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    • PARP Inhibitors: A New Horizon for Patients with Prostate Cancer.
    • Congregado B, Rivero I, Osmán I, Sáez C, Medina López R.
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    • Germline Mutations in Patients With Early-Onset Prostate Cancer.
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    • Expansion of Cancer Risk Profile for BRCA1 and BRCA2 Pathogenic Variants.
    • Momozawa Y, Sasai R, Usui Y, Shiraishi K, Iwasaki Y, Taniyama Y, Parsons MT, Mizukami K, Sekine Y, Hirata M, Kamatani Y, Endo M, Inai C, Takata S, Ito H, Kohno T, Matsuda K, Nakamura S, Sugano K, Yoshida T, Nakagawa H, Matsuo K, Murakami Y, Spurdle AB, Kubo M.
    • JAMA Oncol. 2022 Jun 1;8(6):871-878. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2022.0476.

    Research news: Study Confirms BRCA1 and BRCA2 Linked to Seven Cancers. (Medscape Oncology)

    • Hereditary Cancer Gene Variants in Hispanic Men With a Personal or Family History of Prostate Cancer.
    • Ramamurthy C, Stutz EW, Goros M, Gelfond J, Johnson-Pais TL, Thompson IM Jr, Leach RJ, Liss MA.
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    • Association of Inherited Mutations in DNA Repair Genes with Localized Prostate Cancer.
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    • PARP Inhibitor Insensitivity to BRCA1/2 Monoallelic Mutations in Microsatellite Instability-High Cancers.
    • Sokol ES, Jin DX, Fine A, Trabucco SE, Maund S, Frampton G, Molinero L, Antonarakis ES.
    • JCO Precis Oncol. 2022 Jun;6:e2100531. doi: 10.1200/PO.21.00531.

    Research news: Oncologists Seeing Lack of PARP Inhibitor Response in MSI-High, BRCA-Mutant Prostate Cancer Patients. (Precision Oncology News)

    • Clinical Significance of Gene Mutations and Polymorphic Variants and their Association with Prostate Cancer Risk in Polish Men.
    • Heise M, Jarzemski P, Nowak D, Bak A, Junkiert-Czarnecka A, Pilarska-Deltow M, Borysiak M, Pilarska B, Haus O.
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    • A Healthy Lifestyle in Men at Increased Genetic Risk for Prostate Cancer.
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    • Eur Urol. 2022 May 27:S0302-2838(22)02342-9. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2022.05.008. Epub ahead of print.
    • Allele-informed copy number evaluation of plasma DNA samples from metastatic prostate cancer patients: the PCF_SELECT consortium assay.
    • Orlando F, Romanel A, Trujillo B, Sigouros M, Wetterskog D, Quaini O, Leone G, Xiang JZ, Wingate A, Tagawa S, Jayaram A, Linch M; PEACE Consortium, Jamal-Hanjani M, Swanton C, Rubin MA, Wyatt AW, Beltran H, Attard G, Demichelis F.
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    • Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer with BRCA2 Mutation: The Challenge Incorporating PARP Inhibitors and Platinum in Treatment Sequencing.
    • Nogueira Costa I, Reis J, Meireles S, Ribeiro MJ, Barbosa M, Augusto I.
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    • Olaparib for Chinese metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer: A real-world study of efficacy and gene predictive analysis.
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    • Cancer Risks Associated With BRCA1 and BRCA2 Pathogenic Variants.
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    Press: BRCA Mutations More Strongly Tied to Prostate and Pancreatic Cancer. (Inside Precision Medicine)

    Commentary:

    Germline Pathogenic Variants in BRCA1 and BRCA2: Malignancies Beyond Female Breast and Ovarian Cancers.

    Comment, Letter:

    Do Female BRCA2 Pathogenic Variant Carriers Have an Increased Risk of Lung Cancer?

    Reply, Letter:

    Reply to V. Fallet et al.

    • Olaparib in patients with mCRPC with homologous recombination repair gene alterations: PROfound Asian subset analysis.
    • Matsubara N, Nishimura K, Kawakami S, Joung JY, Uemura H, Goto T, Kwon TG, Sugimoto M, Kato M, Wang SS, Pang ST, Chen CH, Fujita T, Nii M, Shen L, Dujka M, Hussain M, de Bono J.
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    • Tumor Genomic Testing for >4,000 Men with Metastatic Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer in the Phase III Trial PROfound (Olaparib).
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    Review:

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    Review:

    PROpel: Phase III Trial of Olaparib and Abiraterone vs Placebo and Abiraterone as First-Line Therapy for Patients With Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer.

    Commentary:

    Highlights in Advanced Prostate Cancer From the 2022 American Society of Clinical Oncology Genitourinary Cancers Symposium: Commentary.

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    Cancer Risks Associated With BRCA1 and BRCA2 Pathogenic Variants.

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    Identifier: NCT02854436: An Efficacy and Safety Study of Niraparib in Men With Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer and DNA-Repair Anomalies (Galahad). (ClinicalTrials.gov)

    Research news: Study: PARP inhibitor treatment for metastatic prostate cancer shows most benefit in men with inherited BRCA mutations. (FORCE. XRAY)

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    Commentary:

    An important step towards smarter screening for prostate cancer.

    Commentary:

    Talazoparib: a new biomarker-directed therapy in advanced prostate cancer.

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    Review:

    Clinical Implications of Germline Testing in Newly Diagnosed Prostate Cancer.

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    Original research:

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    • Commentary
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    Commentary:

    Editorial Comment to Prominent response to platinum-based chemotherapy in a patient with BRCA2 mutant-neuroendocrine prostate cancer and MDM2 amplification.

    • Germline Sequencing DNA Repair Genes in 5545 Men With Aggressive and Nonaggressive Prostate Cancer.
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    Commentary:

    Incorporation of Polygenic Risk Score into Guidelines for Inherited Risk Assessment for Prostate Cancer.

    • SEOM clinical guidelines for the treatment of advanced prostate cancer (2020).
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    Commentary, Review:

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    Commentary:

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    Letter:

    Efficacy of PARP Inhibition in Metastatic Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer is Very Different with Non-BRCA DNA Repair Alterations: Reconstructing Prespecified Endpoints for Cohort B from the Phase 3 PROfound Trial of Olaparib. Eur Urol. In press. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2020.09.024.

    Letter:

    Efficacy of PARP Inhibition in Metastatic Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer is Very Different with Non-BRCA DNA Repair Alterations: Reconstructing Prespecified Endpoints for Cohort B from the Phase 3 PROfound Trial of Olaparib. Eur Urol. In press. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2020.09.024 .

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    Original research:

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    Press: EMA Committee Recommends Narrower Lynparza Indication for Metastatic Prostate Cancer Than FDA. (Precision Oncology News)

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    Original research:

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    Original research:

    Olaparib for Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer.

    Study record: Study of Olaparib (Lynparza™) Versus Enzalutamide or Abiraterone Acetate in Men With Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer (PROfound Study). (ClinicalTrials.gov)

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    Commentary:

    Re: Platinum-based Chemotherapy in Metastatic Prostate Cancer with DNA Repair Gene Alterations.

    Press: Prostate Cancer Patients With DNA Damage Repair Mutations May Respond to Platinum Chemo. (Precision Oncology News)

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    Commentary:

    Re: Association of Genomic Domains in BRCA1 and BRCA2 with Prostate Cancer Risk and Aggressiveness.

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    Editorial:

    How Do We Respond to Men with BRCA Mutations when They Ask About Prostate Cancer?

    Comment:

    Re: Prostate Cancer Risks for Male BRCA1 and BRCA2 Mutation Carriers: A Prospective Cohort Study.

    Editorial:

    The established risk of prostate cancer comorbidity in BRCA1/2 mutation carriers: where is the clinically relevant hotspot for prostate cancer?

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    Original research:

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    Original research:

    Interim Results from the IMPACT Study: Evidence for Prostate-specific Antigen Screening in BRCA2 Mutation Carriers.

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    Commentary:

    New name for breast-cancer syndrome could help to save lives.

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    • Letter, Commentary

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    Differential Response to Olaparib Treatment Among Men with Metastatic Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer Harboring BRCA1 or BRCA2 Versus ATM Mutations.

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    Research news: DNA-Repair- Gene Mutations Linked to More Aggressive Prostate Cancer. (Medscape Oncology)

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    Press: Expanding Genetic Testing for Prostate Cancer Could Improve Patient Management. (Medscape Oncology)

    Press: Expanded Germline Panel Testing in Cancer Patients Catches Risk Variants Missed by Focused Tests. (GenomeWeb)

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    Comment, Letter:

    Testing for BRCA1/2 and ataxiatelangiectasia mutated in men with high prostate indices: An approach to reducing prostate cancer mortality in Asia and Africa.

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    Research news:

    Plasma DNA and Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer: The Odyssey to a Clinical Biomarker Test.

    • DNA Repair Pathway Alterations in Metastatic Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer Responders to Radium-223.
    • Ramos JD, Mostaghel EA, Pritchard CC, Yu EY.
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    • Rare germline mutations in African American men diagnosed with early-onset prostate cancer.
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    • Prostate. 2018 Apr;78(5):321-326. doi: 10.1002/pros.23464. Epub 2018 Jan 21.
    • Intraductal/ductal histology and lymphovascular invasion are associated with germline DNA-repair gene mutations in prostate cancer.
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    • Prostate. 2018 Apr;78(5):401-407. doi: 10.1002/pros.23484. Epub 2018 Jan 25.
    • Germline BRCA mutation in male carriers-ripe for precision oncology?
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    • Review
    • Paternal lineage early onset hereditary ovarian cancers: A Familial Ovarian Cancer Registry study.
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    • Acquired Resistance to Poly (ADP-ribose) Polymerase Inhibitor Olaparib in BRCA2-Associated Prostate Cancer Resulting From Biallelic BRCA2 Reversion Mutations Restores Both Germline and Somatic Loss-of-Function Mutations.
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    • JCO Precis Oncol. 2018;2:PO.17.00176. doi: 10.1200/PO.17.00176. Epub 2018 Feb 14.

    Commentary:

    Tumor Suppressor Tolerance: Reversion Mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2 and Resistance to PARP Inhibitors and Platinum.

    Case report:

    Polyclonal BRCA2 Reversion Mutations Detected in Circulating Tumor DNA After Platinum Chemotherapy in a Patient With Metastatic Prostate Cancer.

    • Tumor Suppressor Tolerance: Reversion Mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2 and Resistance to PARP Inhibitors and Platinum.
    • Ganesan S.
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    Case report:

    Somatic Reversion of Germline BRCA2 Mutation Confers Resistance to Poly(ADP-ribose) Polymerase Inhibitor Therapy.

    Case report:

    Polyclonal BRCA2 Reversion Mutations Detected in Circulating Tumor DNA After Platinum Chemotherapy in a Patient With Metastatic Prostate Cancer.

    Original research:

    Acquired Resistance to Poly (ADP-ribose) Polymerase Inhibitor Olaparib in BRCA2-Associated Prostate Cancer Resulting From Biallelic BRCA2 Reversion Mutations Restores Both Germline and Somatic Loss-of-Function Mutations.

    • Male BRCA mutation carriers: clinical characteristics and cancer spectrum.
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    Prostate cancer: Genomic drivers of BRCA2-mutant tumours.

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    News:

    High frequency of gene mutations in metastatic prostate cancer.

    Comment:

    Commentary on: "Inherited DNA-repair gene mutations in men with metastatic prostate cancer." Pritchard CC, Mateo J, Walsh MF, De Sarkar N, Abida W, Beltran H, Garofalo A, Gulati R, Carreira S, Eeles R, Elemento O, Rubin MA, Robinson D, Lonigro R, Hussain M, Chinnaiyan A, Vinson J, Filipenko J, Garraway L, Taplin ME, AlDubayan S, Han GC, Beightol M, Morrissey C, Nghiem B, Cheng HH, Montgomery B, Walsh T, Casadei S, Berger M, Zhang L, Zehir A, Vijai J, Scher HI, Sawyers C, Schultz N, Kantoff PW, Solit D, Robson M, Van Allen EM, Offit K, de Bono J, Nelson PS. N Engl J Med. 2016 Aug 4;375(5):443-53.

    Comment:

    Re: Inherited DNA-Repair Gene Mutations in Men with Metastatic Prostate Cancer.

    Letter, Commentary:

    Should we Perform Genetic Testing on Men with Metastatic Prostate Cancer?

    Commentary:

    Commentary on "Inherited DNA-repair gene mutations in men with metastatic prostate cancer". Pritchard CC, Mateo J, Walsh MF, De Sarkar N, Abida W, Beltran H, Garofalo A, Gulati R, Carreira S, Eeles R, Elemento O, Rubin MA, Robinson D, Lonigro R, Hussain M, Chinnaiyan A, Vinson J, Filipenko J, Garraway L, Taplin ME, AlDubayan S, Han GC, Beightol M, Morrissey C, Nghiem B, Cheng HH, Montgomery B, Walsh T, Casadei S, Berger M, Zhang L, Zehir A, Vijai J, Scher HI, Sawyers C, Schultz N, Kantoff PW, Solit D, Robson M, Van Allen EM, Offit K, de Bono J, Nelson PS. N Engl J Med. 2016;375(5):443-53.

    News Release: Testing for inherited mutations could benefit men with advanced prostate cancer. (Fred Hutch)

    Press: Genetic testing can help deliver precision medicine to men with advanced prostate cancer. (Science Daily)

    Press: Metastatic Prostate Cancer Needs Genetic Testing; Here's Why. (Medscape Oncology)

    Blog post: All Men with Metastatic Prostate Cancer Should Have Genetic Testing. (Michigan Health. Lab Report.)

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    • Biallelic BRCA2 Mutations Shape the Somatic Mutational Landscape of Aggressive Prostate Tumors.
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    • Determining the frequency of pathogenic germline variants from exome sequencing in patients with castrate-resistant prostate cancer.
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    • BRCA2 Polymorphic Stop Codon K3326X and the Risk of Breast, Prostate, and Ovarian Cancers.
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    Comments on NSGC Discussion Forum Cancer SIG

    Subject: BRCA2 c.9976A>T classification

    • Increased risk of male cancer and identification of a potential prostate cancer cluster region in BRCA2.
    • Roed Nielsen H, Petersen J, Therkildsen C, Skytte AB, Nilbert M.
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    • High burden of copy number alterations and c-MYC amplification in prostate cancer from BRCA2 germline mutation carriers.
    • Castro E, Jugurnauth-Little S, Karlsson Q, Al-Shahrour F, Piñeiro-Yañez E, Van de Poll F, Leongamornlert D, Dadaev T, Govindasami K, Guy M, Eeles R, Kote-Jarai Z; UKGPCS, EMBRACE and IMPACT studies.
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    • The role of BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations in prostate, pancreatic and stomach cancers.
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    • Hered Cancer Clin Pract. 2015 Aug 1;13(1):16. doi: 10.1186/s13053-015-0038-x. eCollection 2015.

    Comments on NSGC Discussion Forum Cancer SIG

    Subject: BRCA2 familial mutation and gastric cancer

    • Altered significance of D'Amico risk classification in patients with prostate cancer linked to a familial breast cancer (kConFab) cohort.
    • Bolton D, Cheng Y, Willems-Jones AJ, Li J, Niedermeyr E, Mitchell G, Clouston D, Lawrentschuk N, Sliwinski A, Fox S, Thorne H.
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    • Prostate cancer in a man with a BRCA2 mutation and a personal history of bilateral breast cancer.
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    • Effect of BRCA Mutations on Metastatic Relapse and Cause-specific Survival After Radical Treatment for Localised Prostate Cancer.
    • Castro E, Goh C, Leongamornlert D, Saunders E, Tymrakiewicz M, Dadaev T, Govindasami K, Guy M, Ellis S, Frost D, Bancroft E, Cole T, Tischkowitz M, Kennedy MJ, Eason J, Brewer C, Evans DG, Davidson R, Eccles D, Porteous ME, Douglas F, Adlard J, Donaldson A, Antoniou AC, Kote-Jarai Z, Easton DF, Olmos D, Eeles R.
    • Eur Urol. 2015 Aug;68(2):186-93. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2014.10.022. Epub 2014 Nov 6.

    Comment / Editorial:

    Clinical Management of Prostate Cancer in Men with BRCA Mutations.

    • Clinical Management of Prostate Cancer in Men with BRCA Mutations.
    • Bratt O, Loman N.
    • Eur Urol. 2015 Aug;68(2):194-5. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2014.11.005. Epub 2014 Nov 15.
    • Editorial / Commentary

    Effect of BRCA Mutations on Metastatic Relapse and Cause-specific Survival After Radical Treatment for Localised Prostate Cancer.

    • Finnish Fanconi anemia mutations and hereditary predisposition to breast and prostate cancer.
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    • Young-age prostate cancer.
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    • Integrative clinical genomics of advanced prostate cancer.
    • Robinson D, Van Allen EM, Wu YM, Schultz N, Lonigro RJ, Mosquera JM, Montgomery B, Taplin ME, Pritchard CC, Attard G, Beltran H, Abida W, Bradley RK, Vinson J, Cao X, Vats P, Kunju LP, Hussain M, Feng FY, Tomlins SA, Cooney KA, Smith DC, Brennan C, Siddiqui J, Mehra R, Chen Y, Rathkopf DE, Morris MJ, Solomon SB, Durack JC, Reuter VE, Gopalan A, Gao J, Loda M, Lis RT, Bowden M, Balk SP, Gaviola G, Sougnez C, Gupta M, Yu EY, Mostaghel EA, Cheng HH, Mulcahy H, True LD, Plymate SR, Dvinge H, Ferraldeschi R, Flohr P, Miranda S, Zafeiriou Z, Tunariu N, Mateo J, Perez-Lopez R, Demichelis F, Robinson BD, Schiffman M, Nanus DM, Tagawa ST, Sigaras A, Eng KW, Elemento O, Sboner A, Heath EI, Scher HI, Pienta KJ, Kantoff P, de Bono JS, Rubin MA, Nelson PS, Garraway LA, Sawyers CL, Chinnaiyan AM.
    • Cell. 2015 May 21;161(5):1215-28. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2015.05.001.

    Comment:

    Building a hit list for the fight against metastatic castration resistant prostate cancer.

    Commentary:

    Commentary on "Integrative clinical genomics of advanced prostate cancer". Robinson D, Van Allen EM, Wu YM, Schultz N, Lonigro RJ, Mosquera JM, Montgomery B, Taplin ME, Pritchard CC, Attard G, Beltran H, Abida W, Bradley RK, Vinson J, Cao X, Vats P, Kunju LP, Hussain M, Feng FY, Tomlins SA, Cooney KA, Smith DC, Brennan C, Siddiqui J, Mehra R, Chen Y, Rathkopf DE, Morris MJ, Solomon SB, Durack JC, Reuter VE, Gopalan A, Gao J, Loda M, Lis RT, Bowden M, Balk SP, Gaviola G, Sougnez C, Gupta M, Yu EY, Mostaghel EA, Cheng HH, Mulcahy H, True LD, Plymate SR, Dvinge H, Ferraldeschi R, Flohr P, Miranda S, Zafeiriou Z, Tunariu N, Mateo J, Perez-Lopez R, Demichelis F, Robinson BD, Schiffman M, Nanus DM, Tagawa ST, Sigaras A, Eng KW, Elemento O, Sboner A, Heath EI, Scher HI, Pienta KJ, Kantoff P, de Bono JS, Rubin MA, Nelson PS, Garraway LA, Sawyers CL, Chinnaiyan AM.Cell. 21 May 2015;161(5):1215-1228.

    • Letters from iceland.
    • [No authors listed]
    • Nat Genet. 2015 Apr 28;47(5):425. doi: 10.1038/ng.3277.

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

    Research News:

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

    • Cancer risks in Jewish male BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers.
    • Laitman Y, Keinan Boker L, Liphsitz I, Weissglas-Volkov D, Litz-Philipsborn S, Schayek H, Friedman E.
    • Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2015 Apr;150(3):631-5. doi: 10.1007/s10549-015-3340-4. Epub 2015 Mar 19.
    • Patient-derived Xenografts Reveal that Intraductal Carcinoma of the Prostate Is a Prominent Pathology in BRCA2 Mutation Carriers with Prostate Cancer and Correlates with Poor Prognosis.
    • Risbridger GP, Taylor RA, Clouston D, Sliwinski A, Thorne H, Hunter S, Li J, Mitchell G, Murphy D, Frydenberg M, Pook D, Pedersen J, Toivanen R, Wang H, Papargiris M, Lawrence MG, Bolton DM.
    • Eur Urol. 2015 Mar;67(3):496-503. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2014.08.007. Epub 2014 Aug 22.

    Editorial:

    A better understating of the morphological features and molecular characteristics of intraductal carcinoma helps clinicians further explain prostate cancer aggressiveness.

    • Cancers associated with BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations other than breast and ovarian.
    • Mersch J, Jackson MA, Park M, Nebgen D, Peterson SK, Singletary C, Arun BK, Litton JK.
    • Cancer. 2015 Jan 15;121(2):269-75. doi: 10.1002/cncr.29041. Epub 2014 Sep 15.
    • Subgroups of familial and aggressive prostate cancer with considerable frequencies of BRCA2 mutations.
    • Maier C, Herkommer K, Luedeke M, Rinckleb A, Schrader M, Vogel W.
    • Prostate. 2014 Oct;74(14):1444-51. doi: 10.1002/pros.22860. Epub 2014 Aug 11.
    • The impact of a BRCA2 mutation on mortality from screen-detected prostate cancer.
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    • Br J Cancer. 2014 Sep 9;111(6):1238-1240. doi: 10.1038/bjc.2014.428. Epub 2014 Aug 7.

    Research news: Prostate cancer: Despite screening, BRCA2 associated with poorer survival. (Nature Reviews Urology)

    • Targeted prostate cancer screening in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers: results from the initial screening round of the IMPACT study.
    • Bancroft EK, Page EC, Castro E, Lilja H, Vickers A, Sjoberg D, Assel M, Foster CS, Mitchell G, Drew K, Mæhle L, Axcrona K, Evans DG, Bulman B, Eccles D, McBride D, van Asperen C, Vasen H, Kiemeney LA, Ringelberg J, Cybulski C, Wokolorczyk D, Selkirk C, Hulick PJ, Bojesen A, Skytte AB, Lam J, Taylor L, Oldenburg R, Cremers R, Verhaegh G, van Zelst-Stams WA, Oosterwijk JC, Blanco I, Salinas M, Cook J, Rosario DJ, Buys S, Conner T, Ausems MG, Ong KR, Hoffman J, Domchek S, Powers J, Teixeira MR, Maia S, Foulkes WD, Taherian N, Ruijs M, Helderman-van den Enden AT, Izatt L, Davidson R, Adank MA, Walker L, Schmutzler R, Tucker K, Kirk J, Hodgson S, Harris M, Douglas F, Lindeman GJ, Zgajnar J, Tischkowitz M, Clowes VE, Susman R, Ramón y Cajal T, Patcher N, Gadea N, Spigelman A, van Os T, Liljegren A, Side L, Brewer C, Brady AF, Donaldson A, Stefansdottir V, Friedman E, Chen-Shtoyerman R, Amor DJ, Copakova L, Barwell J, Giri VN, Murthy V, Nicolai N, Teo SH, Greenhalgh L, Strom S, Henderson A, McGrath J, Gallagher D, Aaronson N, Ardern-Jones A, Bangma C, Dearnaley D, Costello P, Eyfjord J, Rothwell J, Falconer A, Gronberg H, Hamdy FC, Johannsson O, Khoo V, Kote-Jarai Z, Lubinski J, Axcrona U, Melia J, McKinley J, Mitra AV, Moynihan C, Rennert G, Suri M, Wilson P, Killick E; IMPACT Collaborators, Moss S, Eeles RA.
    • Eur Urol. 2014 Sep;66(3):489-99. doi: 10.1016/j.eururo.2014.01.003. Epub 2014 Jan 15.

    Comment:

    Prostate cancer: What is the real IMPACT of BRCA1/BRCA2 mutation?

    Editorial/Commentary:

    The clinical impact of genetic susceptibility to prostate cancer.

    • Aspirin Use is Associated with Lower Prostate Cancer Risk in Male Carriers of BRCA Mutations.
    • Cossack M, Ghaffary C, Watson P, Snyder C, Lynch H.
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    • Prostate cancer: What is the real IMPACT of BRCA1/BRCA2 mutation?
    • Clyne M.
    • Nat Rev Urol. 2014 Mar;11(3):124. doi: 10.1038/nrurol.2014.19. Epub 2014 Feb 4.
    • Editorial / Commentary

    Targeted prostate cancer screening in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers: results from the initial screening round of the IMPACT study.

    • Telomere Length Shows No Association with BRCA1 and BRCA2 Mutation Status.
    • Killick E, Tymrakiewicz M, Cieza-Borrella C, Smith P, Thompson DJ, Pooley KA, Easton DF, Bancroft E, Page E, Leongamornlert D; IMPACT collaborators, Kote-Jarai Z, Eeles RA.
    • PLoS One. 2014 Jan 29;9(1):e86659. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0086659. eCollection 2014.
    • Clinical features and management of BRCA1 and BRCA2-associated prostate cancer.
    • Alanee SR, Glogowski EA, Schrader KA, Eastham JA, Offit K.
    • Front Biosci (Elite Ed). 2014 Jan 1;6:15-30.
    • BRCA1 and BRCA2 - update and implications on the genetics of breast cancer: a clinical perspective.
    • Foulkes W.
    • Clin Genet. 2014 Jan;85(1):1-4. doi: 10.1111/cge.12291. Epub 2013 Oct 25.
    • Editorial / Commentary
    • BRCA1 and p53 regulate critical prostate cancer pathways.
    • De Luca P, Moiola CP, Zalazar F, Gardner K, Vazquez ES, De Siervi A.
    • Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis. 2013 Sep;16(3):233-8. doi: 10.1038/pcan.2013.12. Epub 2013 May 14.
    • A personalised approach to prostate cancer screening based on genotyping of risk founder alleles.
    • Cybulski C, Wokołorczyk D, Kluźniak W, Kashyap A, Gołąb A, Słojewski M, Sikorski A, Puszyński M, Soczawa M, Borkowski T, Borkowski A, Antczak A, Przybyła J, Sosnowski M, Małkiewicz B, Zdrojowy R, Domagała P, Piotrowski K, Menkiszak J, Krzystolik K, Gronwald J, Jakubowska A, Górski B, Dębniak T, Masojć B, Huzarski T, Muir KR, Lophatananon A, Lubiński J, Narod SA; Polish Hereditary Prostate Cancer Consortium.
    • Br J Cancer. 2013 Jun 25;108(12):2601-9. doi: 10.1038/bjc.2013.261. Epub 2013 May 30.
    • The role of BRCA1 and BRCA2 in prostate cancer.
    • Li D, Kumaraswamy E, Harlan-Williams LM, Jensen RA.
    • Front Biosci (Landmark Ed). 2013 Jun 1;18:1445-59.
    • First Man Has Prostatectomy Because of BRCA Gene Mutation.
    • Zosia Chustecka.
    • Medscape Medical News. Oncology. 2013 May 20.
    • Germline BRCA Mutations Are Associated With Higher Risk of Nodal Involvement, Distant Metastasis, and Poor Survival Outcomes in Prostate Cancer.
    • Castro E, Goh C, Olmos D, Saunders E, Leongamornlert D, Tymrakiewicz M, Mahmud N, Dadaev T, Govindasami K, Guy M, Sawyer E, Wilkinson R, Ardern-Jones A, Ellis S, Frost D, Peock S, Evans DG, Tischkowitz M, Cole T, Davidson R, Eccles D, Brewer C, Douglas F, Porteous ME, Donaldson A, Dorkins H, Izatt L, Cook J, Hodgson S, Kennedy MJ, Side LE, Eason J, Murray A, Antoniou AC, Easton DF, Kote-Jarai Z, Eeles R.
    • J Clin Oncol. 2013 May 10;31(14):1748-57. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2012.43.1882. Epub 2013 Apr 8.

    Comment:

    Re: Germline BRCA mutations are associated with higher risk of nodal involvement, distant metastasis, and poor survival outcomes in prostate cancer.

    Research news:

    Patients with prostate cancer and BRCA2 mutations need urgent treatment.

    Press: Gene linked to more aggressive prostate cancer. (PHG Foundation)

    Press: First genetic factor in prostate cancer prognosis identified. (EurekAlert!)

    • An inherited NBN mutation is associated with poor prognosis prostate cancer.
    • Cybulski C, Wokołorczyk D, Kluźniak W, Jakubowska A, Górski B, Gronwald J, Huzarski T, Kashyap A, Byrski T, Dębniak T, Gołąb A, Gliniewicz B, Sikorski A, Switała J, Borkowski T, Borkowski A, Antczak A, Wojnar L, Przybyła J, Sosnowski M, Małkiewicz B, Zdrojowy R, Sikorska-Radek P, Matych J, Wilkosz J, Różański W, Kiś J, Bar K, Bryniarski P, Paradysz A, Jersak K, Niemirowicz J, Słupski P, Jarzemski P, Skrzypczyk M, Dobruch J, Domagała P, Narod SA, Lubiński J.
    • Br J Cancer. 2013 Feb 5;108(2):461-8. doi: 10.1038/bjc.2012.486. Epub 2012 Nov 13.
    • Familial prostate cancer: the damage done and lessons learnt.
    • Taherian N, Hamel N, Bégin LR, Bismar TA, Goldgar DE, Feng BJ, Foulkes WD.
    • Nat Rev Urol. 2013 Feb;10(2):116-22. doi: 10.1038/nrurol.2012.257. Epub 2013 Jan 15.
    • BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations among familial breast cancer patients from Costa Rica.
    • Gutiérrez Espeleta G, Llacuachaqui M, García-Jiménez L, Aguilar Herrera M, Loáiciga Vega K, Ortiz A, Royer R, Li S, Narod S.
    • Clin Genet. 2012 Nov;82(5):484-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-0004.2011.01774.x. Epub 2011 Oct 5.
    • Breast and Prostate Cancer in a BRCA2 Carrier.
    • Mahar T, Hicks DG.
    • Breast J. 2012 Sep;18(5):511-3. doi: 10.1111/j.1524-4741.2012.01291.x. Epub 2012 Aug 17.
    • Case Reports, Letter
    • Risk of cancer other than breast or ovarian in individuals with BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations.
    • Moran A, O'Hara C, Khan S, Shack L, Woodward E, Maher ER, Lalloo F, Evans DG.
    • Fam Cancer. 2012 Jun;11(2):235-42. doi: 10.1007/s10689-011-9506-2.
    • Germline BRCA1 mutations increase prostate cancer risk.
    • Leongamornlert D, Mahmud N, Tymrakiewicz M, Saunders E, Dadaev T, Castro E, Goh C, Govindasami K, Guy M, O'Brien L, Sawyer E, Hall A, Wilkinson R, Easton D; UKGPCS Collaborators, Goldgar D, Eeles R, Kote-Jarai Z.
    • Br J Cancer. 2012 May 8;106(10):1697-701. doi: 10.1038/bjc.2012.146.

    Press: BRCA1 mutations increase risk of prostate cancer. (Lancet Oncology)

    Press: Breast cancer gene increases prostate cancer risk four-fold: research. (The Telegraph)

    • The role of BRCA1 and BRCA2 in prostate cancer.
    • Castro E, Eeles R.
    • Asian J Androl. 2012 May;14(3):409-14. doi: 10.1038/aja.2011.150. Epub 2012 Apr 23.
    • Germline BRCA mutation does not prevent response to taxane-based therapy for the treatment of castration-resistant prostate cancer.
    • Gallagher DJ, Cronin AM, Milowsky MI, Morris MJ, Bhatia J, Scardino PT, Eastham JA, Offit K, Robson ME.
    • BJU Int. 2012 Mar;109(5):713-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2011.10292.x. Epub 2011 Jul 14.
    • BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations among ovarian cancer patients from Colombia.
    • Rodríguez AO, Llacuachaqui M, Pardo GG, Royer R, Larson G, Weitzel JN, Narod SA.
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