• Jeanne Erdmann

  • Outsmarting Colon Cancer

    July 5, 2017

    Jose Landa was looking for a change. He and his wife came to the U.S. from their home in Venezuela in 2001 because they wanted…

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  • Targeting Multiple Myeloma

    January 9, 2017

    Hutchins was first diagnosed in 2008 at age 47 with smoldering myeloma — an intermediate form of the disease — when he got suspicious blood…

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  • Advances in Melanoma Treatment

    June 23, 2016

    Erin Youngerberg loves to travel. Over the past 15 years she and a group of her college friends have been to many places: several countries…

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  • Pinpointing Diabetes

    January 11, 2016

    At first, Rick Cohen didn’t worry too much about his frequent nighttime trips to the bathroom. The problem started seven years ago, around the time…

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  • Biobanks and the Future of Genome Research

    September 30, 2015

    Six years ago, Gail Onderak of Rochester, Minnesota, was invited to join a community advisory board for an ambitious new biobank the nearby Mayo Clinic…

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  • How Personalized Medicine is Changing: Lung Cancer

    November 24, 2014

    Stephanie Dunn Haney never felt a sense of urgency about the pain on the right side of her chest. The discomfort only occurred when she…

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  • Written in the Blood

    August 24, 2014

    Cancer doesn’t always stay in one place. Often tumor cells break free and ride the bloodstream, settling in distant organs and changing the course of…

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