July 31, 2023 Word for Word Media

 Tasmyn Scriven explains the pros and cons of both saliva and blood sample testing for genetic analysis.

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 Germline mutations Germline mutations are genetic changes that occur in the DNA of germline cells (eggs and sperm). These mutations can be inherited from one or both parents and are present in every cell of your body. Germline mutations can lead to a wide range of genetic disorders and can increase the risk of developing certain diseases or conditions, such as inherited breast and/or ovarian cancer. If you have breast or…