Polymorphism C5972T in the BRCA2 gene
Analysis ID 55
Analysis location “GENESIS” Centre for Medical Genetics
Diagnosed illness Polymorphism C5972T in the BRCA2 gene
OMIM +600185
Clinical information Polymorphism C5972T in the BRCA2 gene increases 3 times the risk of breast cancer (DCIS) under the age of 50 years. Homozygotic carrier of this change (TT) has 5 times increased risk for breast cancer under 50 years of age. The change appears in 6% of all breast cancers under the age 50 years.
Type of analysis molecular
Type of biological material 5-10 ml peripheral blood collected in the EDTA tube
Analyzed genes Polymorphism C5972T in the BRCA2 gene
Analysis description Familial susceptibility to breast cancer
Analysis indication Familial breast cancer and/or ovarian cancer
Analysis time 3-4 weeks
Refund No
CGM laboratory name Laboratory for Molecular Genetics and Oncology