Tests to detect hereditary mutations
Mutations can be caused as a result of exposure to cancer-causing substances, such as chemicals, radiation, etc. In a small percentage of cases, the mutation has been inherited from the parents. In such instances, there is increased risk of developing cancer as a result of an inherited predisposition, which is passed down in the family from generation to generation.
To find out whether the disease developed due to a hereditary predisposition, Oncotest-Teva offers comprehensive genetic testing – Cancer Genetix