For decades, doctors have been able to easily identify women who have a higher risk of developing breast cancer because of their genes. Testing for mutations in the BRCA1 or BRCA2 genes can help women learn if they are more likely to develop breast or ovarian cancer, which can lead them to get screened more…

via A New Genetic Test Can Spot Aggressive Prostate Cancer — TIME

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