Ozan Cubukcu
Inheritance

AwardBlue Ribbon


SchoolHawken School


CityGates Mills, Ohio


TeacherCris Harris


InternRandi Michel


GenreProse

Writer's Statement

My work is a short creative writing piece on the paradox of inheritance — pride in "good" traits with the simultaneous resentfulness that comes with "bad" ones, including the BRCA1 gene.


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Researchers

Randi Michel

Pilot Study to Identify Women at High Risk for Hereditary Breast Cancer in a Community Mammography Clinic Population