By Runi Limary, breast cancer survivor and co-plaintiff on Myriad Genetics lawsuit
Seven years ago, when I was just 28, I was diagnosed with breast cancer. Four years ago, I joined the lawsuit challenging Myriad Genetics’ right to own the “breast cancer genes,” BRCA 1 and 2, which we all have in our bodies.
I believe patenting human genes is wrong. I’m proud to stand alongside Breast Cancer Action in this landmark lawsuit that will be heard by the Supreme Court this spring. Read More