What is the Color BRCA and Lynch Test?

What is the Color BRCA and Lynch Test?

The Color BRCA and Lynch Test analyzes the two most common causes of hereditary breast and ovarian cancer, BRCA1 and BRCA2, as well as the five genes association with Lynch syndrome, MLH1, MSH2, MSH6, PMS2**, and EPCAM*.

Patients who use Color will learn about their genetic risk for hereditary breast, ovarian, and other cancers. This information is important to their own health, as well as the health of their relatives.

 

* Only positions known to impact cancer risk analyzed: EPCAM: only large deletions and duplications including 3’ end of the gene analyzed.

** PMS2: Exons 12-15 not analyzed.

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