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First Workshop of the International Coalition to Prevent Inherited Cancer (IC-PIC) a Resounding Success

The first workshop of the International Coalition to Prevent Inherited Cancer (IC-PIC) took place in Westport, CT on September 28, 2016. “The goal of the meeting was to facilitate international collaboration and inspire creative research [...]

HeritX Mentioned in Fred Hutch Article

Near and dear to the team at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center is Dr. Kristin Anderson, a Fred Hutch researcher. Dr. Anderson was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer at 28, and later discovered she had [...]

By | December 2nd, 2016|Categories: HeritX News|

HBOC Society / Risky Genes 2016 Conference

New Hope for the Future: Preventing Inherited Cancer Keynote Presented by Thomas Bock Dr. Bock was the keynote speaker for 15th Annual OUR GENES conference in Edmonton, Canada His presentation discussed the founding of HeritX [...]

By | November 3rd, 2016|Categories: HeritX News|

Corinna Ernst Receives First International BRCA Data Analysis Award

Karlsruhe Institut für Technologie (KIT), Germany -- Corinna Ernst of Cologne, Germany was awarded the First International BRCA Data Analysis Award on February 24, 2017, at a ceremony in the Castle of Karlsruhe in Baden, [...]

By | March 1st, 2017|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Corinna Ernst Receives First International BRCA Data Analysis Award

First Workshop of the International Coalition to Prevent Inherited Cancer (IC-PIC) a Resounding Success

The first workshop of the International Coalition to Prevent Inherited Cancer (IC-PIC) took place in Westport, CT on September 28, 2016. “The goal of the meeting was to facilitate international collaboration and inspire creative research [...]

By | December 14th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on First Workshop of the International Coalition to Prevent Inherited Cancer (IC-PIC) a Resounding Success

International cooperation to advance BRCA research was evident throughout the Montreal BRCA Symposium

by Karen Greendale, MA, CGC HeritX participated in the Sixth International Symposium on Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer (HBOC) held in Montreal May 10-13, 2016. The conference, entitled “BRCA 2016: Challenges and Opportunities” brought together [...]

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HeritX Cancer Moonshot Summit at the Disney Family Cancer Center

Families devastated by multiple types of cancer urge a cancer prevention agenda as part of the National Cancer Moonshot A better way to prevent inherited cancer.  This is what spurred patients and families with BRCA [...]

By | July 6th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on HeritX Cancer Moonshot Summit at the Disney Family Cancer Center

HeritX Montreal BRCA Symposium Poster

HeritX participated in the Sixth International Symposium on Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer held in Montreal May 10-13, 2016. The conference, entitled “BRCA: Challenges and Opportunities” brought together more than 500 scientists, clinicians, genetic counselors [...]

By | June 16th, 2016|Comments Off on HeritX Montreal BRCA Symposium Poster