Cancer risk stratification [electronic resource] : the role of polygenic risk scores / Paul Pharoah.Material type: FilmSeries: Henry Stewart talksBiomedical & life sciences collection. Introduction to human genetics and genomics: Publisher: London : Henry Stewart Talks, 2021Description: 1 online resource (1 streaming video file (27 min.) : color, sound)Subject(s): Breast -- Cancer -- Genetic aspects | Breast -- Cancer -- Risk assessment | Cancer -- Risk factors | Breast Neoplasms -- genetics | Breast Neoplasms -- prevention & control | Genetic Predisposition to Disease | Genome, Human | Multifactorial Inheritance | Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide | Risk AssessmentOnline resources: Click here to access online | Series
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Contents: The role of inherited genetic variation in cancer risk with a focus on breast cancer -- What is a risk single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP)? -- How multiple risk SNPs combine to affect risk -- The multiplicative model of polygenic risk -- Implications of polygenic risk scores for breast cancer risk prevention in the population.
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