Hadassah improves blood test for BRCA mutations

28.01.2013                      17.Schwat. 5773

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Hadassah improves blood test for BRCA mutations

New blood test to detect carriers of gene mutations for breast cancer is “faster, more accurate and cheaper", researchers say.

A new blood test to detect carriers of the BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene mutation for breast cancer is “faster, more accurate and cheaper” than conventional tests, claim the researchers at Jerusalem’s Hadassah University Medical Center who developed the test….