DNA repair genes
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DNA repair genes fix broken DNA. Failure of DNA repair can lead to cancer.
There is a long and growing list of DNA repair genes.
|BRCA1||familial breast and ovarian cancer||breast, ovary, prostate, pancreas, male breast, fallopian tube|
|BRCA2||familial breast and ovarian cancer 2||breast, ovary, prostate, pancreas, stomach, male breast, melanoma, stomach, biliary, pharynx|
|MSH2||Lynch syndrome||colorectal, endometrial, gastric, pancreas, urothelial, biliary|