Susan Jenks

Susan Jenks is a longtime medical journalist who has written for the Arizona Republic and the press offices of the National Cancer Institute and Stanford University Medical Center. Most recently, she helped shape a medical section for a Gannett paper.

Most Recent Articles by Susan Jenks

Liquid Biopsies for Circulating Tumor Cells: A New Prognostic Tool?

Liquid Biopsies for Circulating Tumor Cells: A New Prognostic Tool?

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While liquid biopsies could prove successful in monitoring treatments, these tests might also find early-stage cancers that, left alone, would never progress.

Cryosurgery: The Future of Breast Cancer Treatment?

Cryosurgery: The Future of Breast Cancer Treatment?

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Whether cryosurgery or cryoablation will prove a viable alternative to lumpectomy — the standard of care for women with early breast cancer — remains uncertain.

In Search of the Right Treatment Combinations for Multiple Myeloma

In Search of the Right Treatment Combinations for Multiple Myeloma

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A pooled analysis of 3 combination drug regimens used to treat refractory/relapsed multiple myeloma reaffirms their safety, but does little to distinguish which approach works best.

Pembrolizumab Is Promising for Future Merkel Cell Cancer Treatment

Pembrolizumab Is Promising for Future Merkel Cell Cancer Treatment

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For Merkel-cell cancers—the deadliest and rarest type—there are no approved drugs once surgery and radiation fail.

FDA Approves First-ever Blood Test for Colon Cancer Screening, Despite Split Opinion

FDA Approves First-ever Blood Test for Colon Cancer Screening, Despite Split Opinion

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Physicians and cancer organizations suggest more research is needed before the Epi proColon blood test becomes a standard screening approach.

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