genetic mutations en The genetic mutations behind breast cancer <p><strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The actress Angelina Jolie's decision to have a double mastectomy as a way to prevent getting breast cancer, and her choice to make that decision public, have shed light on the rare genetic mutation she has that can cause breast and ovarian cancer. It has also prompted a flood of inquiries from women about the mutation - who's at risk, and what their choices are if they have it.To learn more, News Director Sally Mauk recently spoke with breast cancer surgeon Dr. Melissa Hulvat who is Director of the Bass Breast Center at Kalispell Regional Healthcare. Dr. Mon, 27 May 2013 18:18:53 +0000 Sally Mauk 3002 at The genetic mutations behind breast cancer