Tag Archives: population testing

Webinar: Population Based Testing for Cancer Susceptibility Genes

Presented by Oneinforty.org, this webinar features speakers, Dr. Elizabeth Etkin-Kramer, Dr. Ranjit Manchanda, Dr. Ephrat Levy-Lahad and Dr. Sophia George discussing the latest research supporting the case for population based testing. The webinar was presented in November 2020 and a recording is available on the Oneinforty.org website.

Randomised trial of population-based BRCA testing in Ashkenazi Jews: long-term outcomes

Population BRCA testing in Ashkenazi Jews reduces anxiety and does not adversely affect psychological health or quality of life.

Manchanda R, Burnell M, Gaba F, Desai R, Wardle J, Gessler S, Side L, Sanderson S, Loggenberg K, Brady AF, Dorkins H, Wallis Y, Chapman C, Jacobs C, Legood R, Beller U, Tomlinson I, Menon U, Jacobs I. Randomised trial of population-based BRCA testing in Ashkenazi Jews: longterm outcomes. BJOG 2020;127:364–375.