In this Quest Diagnostics webinar, My Gene Counsel’s Ellen Matloff describes which patients are candidates for genetic testing, summarizes the types of hereditary cancer testing available for patient management, and discusses the key personal and family history findings that determine which test is best for a particular patient.

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In this episode of the Bloomberg Prognosis podcast, some of the most famous names in genetics – including My Gene Counsel’s President and CEO Ellen Matloff – explain why it took so long to go from mapping life’s code to actually helping people, laying the foundations for technologies on the scientific and ethical cutting edge,…

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In this podcast episode, our CEO and President, Ellen T. Matloff, interviews Colleen, a 43-year-old ovarian cancer survivor. Colleen shares her family’s story and how she suspected she was at increased risk to develop ovarian cancer. Colleen’s sister was diagnosed and died from ovarian cancer at the young age of 33. At the time of…

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Last Updated November 2018 Mark with his wife Stasha and son Alan This article is part of a series built to highlight rare hereditary cancer syndromes. This is Mark’s story of living with Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 (MEN1). Genetic Counseling Note: Individuals with Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1 (MEN1) are at increased risk to develop…

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Last Updated May 30, 2019 While the odds are good that you know someone who has been affected by prostate cancer, you may not know all the facts. Learn the hereditary factors, treatment methods, and some possible preventive measures. WHAT IS PROSTATE CANCER? The prostate gland is found only in men. It is located below…

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