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The BRCA1 and BRCA2 Breast and Ovarian Cancer Susceptibility Genes — Implications for DNA Damage Response, DNA Repair and Cancer Therapy

By Katy S. Orr and Kienan I. Savage

Submitted: June 23rd 2014Reviewed: November 28th 2014Published: November 18th 2015

DOI: 10.5772/59996

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