Up to 10 percent of cancer cases are caused by an inherited genetic mutation. Genetic counseling may be recommended for families with a pattern of certain cancers or cancer among young family members to see if the cancer is hereditary. Dr. Mike Janicek, a gynecologic oncologist with Arizona Oncology, will talk about the importance of knowing your familiar history and who should be tested.
Explore scientific breakthroughs and innovation happening at Arizona State University Wednesdays at 9 p.m., beginning Feb. 13 on Arizona PBS.
Investigate news and newsmakers this spring on Arizona PBS.
On Sunday, March 31, at 2 p.m., celebrate the life of Swedish soprano Birgit Nilsson, the face of opera from the 1950s-70s.