Kara DioGuardi: How My Cancer Gene Changed My Path to Parenthood


May 1, 2013

The Basser Research Center for BRCA, directed by Susan Domchek, MD, is mentioned in a People magazine article detailing former American Idol judge Kara DioGuardi's quest to become a mother after learning she was a carrier of the BRCA2 mutation, for which she underwent prophylactic removal of her ovaries, uterus and fallopian tubes to reduce her risk of developing cancer.

For more information on BRCA, please visit Basser Research Center for BRCA 1 & BRCA 2.