Tag Archives: acute lymphocytic leukemia

December, 2016

  • 16 December

    Herpes Virus Linked to Most Common Type of Childhood Cancer

    (WASHINGTON, December 15, 2016) — Newborns with congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) — a common virus in the herpes family — may have an increased risk of developing acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL), according to new research published online today in Blood, the Journal of the American Society of Hematology (ASH). The study suggests the …