World’s biggest genetic study of breast cancer unearths 72 new genetic markers

The world’s biggest ever genetic study of breast cancer has discovered 72 new genetic variants that put women at higher risk of the disease. Researchers from QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute co-led the major international collaboration, which collated and analysed data from 275,000 women across the globe. The findings were today published in the journals … Continue reading World’s biggest genetic study of breast cancer unearths 72 new genetic markers