Curing Leukemia with Stem Cells

June 29, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
It's the most common cancer in children and teens. Leukemia is a cancer of the blood cells that accounts for one out of every three childhood cancers. Cure rates are higher than ever, but for some children who can't be cured with traditional therapies like chemo, doctors are looking at a new, experimental option, stem cells.