Karuna Jaggar the Executive Director of Breast Cancer Action talks about BRCA 1 and 2

05/23/13 Karuna Jaggar with Mary Glenney
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Karuna Jaggar the Executive Director of Breast Cancer Action talks about the recent decision of Angelina Jolie to have a prophylactic double mastectomy. She emphasized that most breast cancers in women do not have any genetic connections and discussed options and information women can consider. Breast Cancer Action is one of the parties involved in the current Supreme Court Case against Myriad genetics and the legality of Myriad Genetics patents of the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes. The decision by the Supreme Court is expected to come down in June. For more information go to www.breastcanceraction.org

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