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Table 1 BRCA1/2 sequence: summary of patients analyzed

From: BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations and clinical interpretation in 398 ovarian cancer patients: comparison with breast cancer variants in a similar population

Diagnosis n Age (range)a BRCA mutated (%) BRCA1 mutation carriers (n) BRCA2 mutation carriers (n) Non mutated (%)
EOC (total) 398 53.5 (18–84) 96 (24.1) 61b 36b 302 (75.9)
EOC and BC 58 56.5 (31–78) 29 (50.0) 21b 9b 29 (50.0)
  1. The total number of patients analyzed was diagnosed with epithelial ovarian cancer (398). Among these, 58 patients also had a diagnosis of breast cancer (EOC and BC)
  2. EOC epithelial ovarian cancer, BC breast cancer, n number of cases
  3. aAge at ovary cancer diagnosis
  4. bOne of the patients with high-grade ovarian serous carcinoma and breast cancer had a mutation in both genes