Beyond BRCA:  FAP

Beyond BRCA: FAP

This article is part of a series created to highlight rare hereditary cancer syndromes. Here’s Kevin’s story of Familial Adenomatous Polyposis (FAP).  Genetic Counseling Note: Familial Adenomatous Polyposis (FAP) is an hereditary cancer syndrome...
Beyond BRCA: GREM1

Beyond BRCA: GREM1

Updated: March 5, 2019 Genetic Counseling Note: GREM1 is a hereditary cancer predisposition gene.  Having a type of genetic mutation called a duplication just before the GREM1 gene (and at the end of a gene called SCG5) causes the GREM1 protein (encoded by the GREM1...