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Actress has already had double mastectomy due to gene linked to high risk for breast, ovarian cancer
Study counters prior research suggesting the medicine might help cancer patients
Testing revealed she carries a genetic mutation that left her susceptible to breast cancer
Scientists identify changes in estrogen metabolism as key factor
Study suggests imaging tests done less than a year later find little cancer, drain health care dollars
Study found one-fourth higher odds of being diagnosed with later-stage disease
Study of young women found big difference if treatment started within 2 weeks versus 6 weeks
For those with the gene, drugs appeared to extend survival without spread of disease by several months
Annual screenings continue as women, doctors appear to be ignoring task force recommendations, new data shows
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