PALB2 Mutations Confer Increased Risk of Developing Breast Cancer | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – People with loss-of-function mutations in PALB2 have an increased risk of developing breast cancer, an international team of researchers reported in the New England Journal of Medicine yesterday.

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