Global Study Turns Up 12 More Genetic Variants That Increase Ovarian Cancer Risk

Global Study Turns Up 12 More Genetic Variants That Increase Ovarian Cancer Risk
A search for differences in the DNA of almost 100,000 people, including 17,000 with epithelial ovarian cancer, has identified 12 genetic variants that increase the risk of developing the disease. Researchers also confirmed that 18 variants they had previously identified were indeed associated with ovarian cancer. The study, “Twelve new susceptibility loci for different histotypes

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