Hereditary breast and ovarian cancer due to mutations in the brca1 and brca2 genes is the most common cause of hereditary forms of both breast and ovarian cancer. Here are the latest discoveries pertaining to these cancers.
Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Neoplasms are a type of inherited autosomal dominant colon cancer and is associated with mutations in mismatch repair genes. Discover the latest research on Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Neoplasms.
Li-Fraumeni Syndrome is a rare autosomal dominant syndrome caused by mutations in the tumor suppressor TP53 and characterized by mesenchymal and epithelial neoplasms and several sites. Here is the latest research.
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia is a group of inherited autosomal dominant cancers that occur in multiple hormone producing grandular organs. Discover the latest research on Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia here.
Neurofibromatosis is a genetic disorder that causes tumors to form in the central nervous system. While these tumors are typically benign, they can become malignant. Other complications of neurofibromatosis include hearing loss, learning impairment, vision loss, etc. Here is the latest research.
Neurofibromatosis 2 (NF2) is a severe autosomal dominant disorder characterized by the occurrence of bilateral vestibular schwannomas and other benign tumors of the nervous system. Here is the latest research.