BRCA1 cancer CRISPR disease & medicine genetics & genomics News

The researchers catalogued 3,893 variants of the gene implicated in cancer using CRISPR. Sukanya Charuchandra Nearly 4,000 genetic variants of┬áBRCA1, a tumor-suppressing gene whose loss of function can lead to breast and ovarian cancer, have been functionally classified, according to a study published September 12 in┬áNature. These findings could help with ascribing cancer risk to…