Journal article

Rare key functional domain missense substitutions in MRE11A, RAD50, and NBN contribute to breast cancer susceptibility: results from a Breast Cancer Family Registry case-control mutation-screening study

Francesca Damiola, Maroulio Pertesi, Javier Oliver, Florence Le Calvez-Kelm, Catherine Voegele, Erin L Young, Nivonirina Robinot, Nathalie Forey, Geoffroy Durand, Maxime P Vallee, Kayoko Tao, Terrell C Roane, Gareth J Williams, John L Hopper, Melissa C Southey, Irene L Andrulis, Esther M John, David E Goldgar, Fabienne Lesueur, Sean V Tavtigian

Breast Cancer Research | BMC | Published : 2014


Awarded by United States National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Cancer Institute (NCI)


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the United States National Institutes of Health (NIH) National Cancer Institute (NCI) grant R01 CA121245, by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) for the CIHR Team in Familial Risks of Breast Cancer program, by the Government of Canada through Genome Canada and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, and the Ministere de l'enseignement superieur, de la recherche, de la science, et de la technologie du Quebec through Genome Quebec. The BCFR was supported by grant UM1 CA164920 from the NCI. The work also benefited from the Huntsman Cancer Institute's Bioinformatics Shared Resource, which is supported by NCI grant P30 CA042014. The content of this manuscript does not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the NCI or any of the collaborating centers in the BCFR, nor does mention of trade names, commercial products, or organizations imply endorsement by the U. S. Government or the BCFR.