Cancer early detection – genetic testing

submitted by: mdanderson
Download from iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/cancer-early-detection-genetic/id431... Breast cancer, ovarian cancer and colon cancer are the most common cancer types that are tested for inherited mutations. Banu Arun, M.D., professor of Breast Medical Oncology; Karen Lu, M.D., professor and chair of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine; and Nancy You, M.D., assistant professor of Surgical Oncology; all part of MD Anderson Cancer Center’s Clinical Cancer Genetics...

Video Tip of the Week: New Genetic Testing Registry (GTR) Resource

submitted by: OpenHelix

For more information, see our blog post at http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=11439. In this movie we compare the new GTR resource from NCBI to other clinical resources that you may already be using, to answer why you may want to use the GTR.

Making Sense of Hormone Replacement Therapy & Breast Cancer Risk

submitted by: mdanderson
Jennifer Litton M.D. makes sense of hormone replacement therapy and its relationship to your risk of getting breast cancer. Please visit: www.mdanderson.org/prevention for more information regarding prevention and screening. Dr. Jennifer Litton, Assistant Professor of Breast Medical Oncology, at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center discusses hormone replacement therapy and breast cancer risk. View other videos at www.mdanderson.org/videos

Genetic Testing for Cancer: Is It Worth It?

submitted by: mdanderson
Please visit: www.mdanderson.org/prevention for more information regarding prevention and screening How often you should get tested for breast cancer depends on your chances for getting the disease. If you are at increased risk for breast cancer, you may need to start screening exams at an earlier age, get additional tests or be tested more often. Learn when genetic testing makes sense for you. Dr. Banu Arun, Professor of Breast Medical Oncology and Co-Director of Clinical Cancer Genetics...

Genetic Testing: Risks

submitted by: MarkShriver

Katrina Voss discusses the risks of genetic testing in light of the personal genome project.

Genetic Testing: Benefits

submitted by: MarkShriver

Katrina Voss discusses the benefits of genetic testing in light of the personal genome project.

Descubrimiento de raíces judías con análisis genéticos "Leyendo entre los genes"

submitted by: clownfish

ESTE VIDEO DESCRIBE COMO LOS ANALISIS GENETICOS PROPORCIONAN INFORMACION SOBRE LOS ANTEPASADOS.