Genetic screening could help men with prostate cancer find better treatments — and alert family members to their own cancer risk
July 6, 2016
| By Sabrina Richards / Fred Hutch News Service
A new study shows men with metastatic prostate cancer are five times likelier to harbor inherited mutations in BRCA1/2 and other DNA-repair genes than the general population, irrespective of age or family history of prostate cancer.
What it’s like to be a man with a 'woman’s cancer'
Feb. 9, 2016
| By Dr. Sabrina Richards / Fred Hutch News Service
A cancer diagnosis can feel like a betrayal, but being diagnosed with a "woman's cancer" can leave male breast cancer patients feeling doubly shocked – and isolated. Read how two male breast cancer survivors coped with their unexpected diagnosis.
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