Tomasz M. Beer, MD, FACP | Authors

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Dr. Tomasz M. Beer on BRCA Gene Defects in Advanced Prostate Cancer

January 16, 2016

Beer says that while BRCA is normally associated with breast cancer, the gene is found in up to 20% of advanced prostate cancers. He says of this 20% patient population, roughly half inherit the BRCA gene and the other half acquire it.