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What’s a BRCA Gene Anyway?

| May 16, 2013
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The first thing you need to know about the BRCA gene is that you have it.

Don’t panic. Everyone does. In fact, we all have two of them — the BRCA1 and 2 genes. They are normal genes that “have an important function in the cell. They are involved in repairing »

Source: State of Health – Science

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