Alona Shaked's Story: Finding Beauty in Her Own Tragedy
The day Alona was diagnosed with breast cancer was the same day she learned about BRCA1/2 mutations. "While what happened to me was in many ways horrible, there is beauty in what my tragedy has given someone else: Life-saving knowledge."
The Basser Center Team Celebrates Our 10-Year Anniversary
This year we celebrate the Basser Center's 10-year anniversary and we have a lot to be excited about! We wouldn't be where we are today without our wonderful team. Learn more about what the 10 year anniversary means to us!
Amy Gallagher's Story: Proactive and Preventative
Understanding her family’s cancer history lead Amy to genetic testing, counseling, and even a new life calling. Once she learned she carried a BRCA1 gene mutation diagnosis, Amy decided it was time to take action.
Basser Summer Scholars Program in Cancer Genetics
Four undergraduate interns take part in the Basser Summer Scholars program learning about basic science, cancer genetics, and genetic counseling from the Basser Center team and colleagues.