February 17th, 2016

QUIZ: Are You At Risk of Hereditary Cancer?

A family history of cancer can be unnerving. If your grandmother had breast cancer, does that mean you will, too? The answer to that question isn’t clear. While family history can play a role in gauging your personal risk, it doesn’t tell the whole story since each person’s genetic makeup is unique. So what can you do to fully understand your risk? Genetic testing can help. Taking the Quiz Using the secured portal below, take a brief quiz to understand whether or not you might be at increased... [+]
January 29th, 2016

Genetic Testing Today & Tomorrow

Genetic testing – what’s propelling advancements? It’s only been about a dozen years since the Human Genome Project was completed in April 2003. This international research effort to map all human genes (the genome) has been called one of the greatest feats of exploration in history. A deeper understanding of the human genome paired with technology advancements makes this an exciting time to be at the forefront of genetic testing. Left and right new doors are opening up for... [+]