Christine Hodgdon, a Hear My Voice volunteer, attended the ASCO Annual Meeting as a patient advocate. There, she connected with healthcare providers and started work on a program to guide advocates through conference poster sessions and help them understand the research.
In Men, Characteristics of BRCA1-Linked Cancers Differ From Those of BRCA2-Linked Cancers
A study suggests that there are differences in the characteristics of cancers linked to a BRCA1 mutation compared to those of cancers linked to a BRCA2 mutation in men. The research was published ...