Hereditary Cancer resources


Information about hereditary cancers

Learn about hereditary cancer genes, risk, management guidelines, advocacy groups and labs offering tests.

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This resource gives a summary of individual cancer risks associated with specific cancer genes. You can also learn about cancer syndromes, their genes and their presenting cancers.


National cancer institute’s PDQ cancer information summaries (genetics) - Risks and management of hereditary cancers



Advocacy groups

Management Guidelines


The National Comprehensive Cancer network offers management guidelines with high risk assessments for different cancers.


AliveAndKickn - a Lynch Syndrome hereditary cancer advocacy organization


Labs offering cancer genetic testing

These are a few of the more popular labs offering cancer genetic testing.

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Hereditary Cancer Testing online course

Learn how to use genetic testing to identify persons with hereditary cancer risk, to prevent and manage disease.