BRCA2

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BRCA2

A gene on chromosome 13q12.3 that encodes a protein which, like BRCA1, is involved in maintenance of genome stability, especially the homologous recombination pathway for double-stranded DNA repair; like BRCA1, it carries a marked increase in the lifetime risk of breast and ovarian cancer.

BRCA2

Molecular oncology A tumor suppressor gene linked to breast and ovarian CA See Tumor suppressor gene.
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A total of six shell midden sites were excavated: Glen Lossie Midden and Burial Site (GLMBS); Glen Lossie Midden 6 (GLM6); Glen Lossie Midden 5 (GLM5); Glen Lossie Midden 3 (GLM3); Pomberuk (Hume Reserve Midden and Historic Campsite) (POM); and Swanport Midden 1 (SWM1).
Between November-December 2007 a lxlm test pit excavation was conducted at GLMBS, and column samples taken at GLM6 (n=2), GLM5 (n=l) and GLM3 (n=l).