Sharon Plon

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Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Sequence variant classification and reporting: recommendations for improving the interpretation of cancer susceptibility genetic test results
    Sharon E Plon
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor Cancer Genetics Clinic, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Hum Mutat 29:1282-91. 2008
  2. pmc Genetic testing and cancer risk management recommendations by physicians for at-risk relatives
    Sharon E Plon
    Department of Pediatrics, Dan L Duncan Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Genet Med 13:148-54. 2011
  3. pmc Identification of genetic susceptibility to childhood cancer through analysis of genes in parallel
    Sharon E Plon
    Texas Children s Cancer Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Cancer Genet 204:19-25. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Outcomes of integrating genetics in management of patients with retinoblastoma
    Shweta U Dhar
    Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 129:1428-34. 2011

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Publications4

  1. pmc Sequence variant classification and reporting: recommendations for improving the interpretation of cancer susceptibility genetic test results
    Sharon E Plon
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor Cancer Genetics Clinic, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Hum Mutat 29:1282-91. 2008
    ..The international adoption of a standardized reporting system should improve the clinical utility of sequence-based genetic tests to predict cancer risk...
  2. pmc Genetic testing and cancer risk management recommendations by physicians for at-risk relatives
    Sharon E Plon
    Department of Pediatrics, Dan L Duncan Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Genet Med 13:148-54. 2011
    ..Sequence-based cancer susceptibility testing results are described as negative, deleterious mutation or variant of uncertain significance. We studied the impact of different types of test results on clinical decision making...
  3. pmc Identification of genetic susceptibility to childhood cancer through analysis of genes in parallel
    Sharon E Plon
    Texas Children s Cancer Center, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Cancer Genet 204:19-25. 2011
    ..The failure to detect mutations in 87% of families highlights that a number of childhood cancer susceptibility genes remain to be discovered...
  4. doi request reprint Outcomes of integrating genetics in management of patients with retinoblastoma
    Shweta U Dhar
    Department of Molecular and Human Genetics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 129:1428-34. 2011
    ..To present the outcome of a comprehensive team approach to provide genetic evaluation and testing for a large cohort of children diagnosed with retinoblastoma...