RiskBRCA Advanced is our mid-level BRCA test that check for all BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene mutations related to hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer, as well as of 7 other genes closely related also to these two types of cancer.
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RiskBRCA Advanced Basis
RiskBRCA Advanced captures and direct sequences all the genomic regions for 9 genes, using modern Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) techniques in combination with more classical approaches of molecular genetics.
Through RiskBRCA Advanced, it is possible to detect point mutations in exons, deep intronic regions (up to 45bb) and in untranslated regulatory regions of the genes, as well as some structural variants.
The whole list of genes that RiskBRCA Advanced check is:
- ATM, BRCA1, BRCA2, CDH1, CHEK2, PALB2, PTEN, STK11 and TP53.
Indications for use for RiskBRCA Advanced
RiskBRCA Advanced is indicated to detect all possible BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations. RiskBRCA Advanced is for high-risk women, including those with a family history of Breast and/or Ovarian Cancer.
Moreover, unlike BIOPROGNOS’ tests to help in diagnosis (such as OncoBREAST Dx, OncoLUNG Dx, OncoOVARIAN Dx, OncoPROSTATE Dx or OncoCUP Dx), RiskBRCA Advanced does not need a receipt or prescription.
How to get tested
Once the purchase process is completed through this web page, you will receive a Saliva Kit at your home to take a sample of your saliva.
Once you receive our Salive Kit, please just follow the instructions included and send us again with already postage paid.
After about 20 business days (depending on your location), RiskBRCA Advanced results will be sent by email to the email provided during the purchase process.
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