Contralateral Breast Cancer

WECARE: The Women’s Environment, Cancer And Radiation Epidemiology Study One in eight women will develop a primary breast cancer during her lifetime and 5-10% of these women will subsequently develop […]

Type 1 Diabetes Genetics

Type 1 diabetes (T1D) arises as a result of autoimmune destruction of cells in the pancreatic islets that are the sole producers of insulin.  As these cells are lost, the […]

Genetics of Radiation Sensitivity

Ionizing radiation is significantly toxic to cells as well as being a potent mutagen and carcinogen.  Humans and other mammals display considerable population variation in their response to the lethal […]

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