Association of Germline BRCA2 Mutations With the Risk of Pediatric or Adolescent Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

JAMA Oncol. 2019 Jul 25;5(9):1362-1364. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2019.2203. Online ahead of print.

Abstract

This study uses whole-genome sequencing to examine whether survivors of childhood lymphoma who are carriers of BRCA2 gene mutation have a greater likelihood of developing adult-onset cancers.