“I Discovered the BRCA1 Gene”

“I Discovered the BRCA1 Gene.” By Sara Reardon, Slate.

Mary-Claire King, the geneticist who discovered the BRCA1 gene, says she is delighted by the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that makes it illegal to patent it. Her work inspired the forthcoming film Decoding Annie Parker, in which she is portrayed by Helen Hunt.

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