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Study Suggests 86-SNV Be Incorporated in Breast Cancer Risk Predication Models

In Clinical Studies News by Barbara Jacoby

By: Hannah Slater From: Researchers specifically suggested that the 86-SNV score could be incorporated into breast cancer risk prediction models for patients carrying a pathogenic variant in BRCA1, BRCA2, and CHEK2. Stratification of breast cancer risk by an 86-single nucleotide variation (SNV; formerly single-nucleotide polymorphisms) polygenic risk score (PRS) in pathogenic variant carriers of moderate-risk breast cancer genes was …