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Breast-Cancer Risk in Families with Mutations in PALB2

Overview of attention for article published in New England Journal of Medicine, August 2014
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Title
Breast-Cancer Risk in Families with Mutations in PALB2
Published in
New England Journal of Medicine, August 2014
DOI 10.1056/nejmoa1400382
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Authors

Antonis C. Antoniou, Silvia Casadei, Tuomas Heikkinen, Daniel Barrowdale, Katri Pylkäs, Jonathan Roberts, Andrew Lee, Deepak Subramanian, Kim De Leeneer, Florentia Fostira, Eva Tomiak, Susan L. Neuhausen, Zhi L. Teo, Sofia Khan, Kristiina Aittomäki, Jukka S. Moilanen, Clare Turnbull, Sheila Seal, Arto Mannermaa, Anne Kallioniemi, Geoffrey J. Lindeman, Saundra S. Buys, Irene L. Andrulis, Paolo Radice, Carlo Tondini, Siranoush Manoukian, Amanda E. Toland, Penelope Miron, Jeffrey N. Weitzel, Susan M. Domchek, Bruce Poppe, Kathleen B.M. Claes, Drakoulis Yannoukakos, Patrick Concannon, Jonine L. Bernstein, Paul A. James, Douglas F. Easton, David E. Goldgar, John L. Hopper, Nazneen Rahman, Paolo Peterlongo, Heli Nevanlinna, Mary-Claire King, Fergus J. Couch, Melissa C. Southey, Robert Winqvist, William D. Foulkes, Marc Tischkowitz

Abstract

Germline loss-of-function mutations in PALB2 are known to confer a predisposition to breast cancer. However, the lifetime risk of breast cancer that is conferred by such mutations remains unknown.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 4 <1%
Canada 3 <1%
Germany 2 <1%
United Kingdom 2 <1%
Chile 1 <1%
France 1 <1%
Argentina 1 <1%
Finland 1 <1%
Unknown 543 97%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 108 19%
Researcher 82 15%
Student > Ph. D. Student 75 13%
Student > Bachelor 57 10%
Other 50 9%
Other 103 18%
Unknown 83 15%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 173 31%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 129 23%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 105 19%
Nursing and Health Professions 10 2%
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science 8 1%
Other 32 6%
Unknown 101 18%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 884. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 22 March 2022.
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#13,706
of 21,036,846 outputs
Outputs from New England Journal of Medicine
#636
of 30,051 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#87
of 208,561 outputs
Outputs of similar age from New England Journal of Medicine
#4
of 350 outputs
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