R G Dumitrescu
Affiliation: Georgetown University
- Association of Rad51 polymorphism with DNA repair in BRCA1 mutation carriers and sporadic breast cancer riskLuisel J Ricks-Santi
Howard University Cancer Center, 2041 Georgia Ave, NW Washington, DC 20060, USA
BMC Cancer 11:278. 2011..Here, we explore the relationships between the MSA and the Rad51 gene, which encodes a DNA repair enzyme that interacts with BRCA1 and BRCA2, in BRCA1 mutation carriers and women with sporadic breast cancer...
- Understanding breast cancer risk -- where do we stand in 2005?R G Dumitrescu
Georgetown University Medical Center, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
J Cell Mol Med 9:208-21. 2005..All these factors contribute to a better understanding of breast cancer risk. Nonetheless, in order to evaluate more accurately the overall risk of breast tumorigenesis, novel genetic and phenotypic traits need to be identified...
- Familial and racial determinants of tumour suppressor genes promoter hypermethylation in breast tissues from healthy womenR G Dumitrescu
Georgetown University Medical Center, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Washington, DC 20057 1465, USA
J Cell Mol Med 14:1468-75. 2010..Race and family history of cancer increase the likelihood of these early events...