So-called 'aging gene' could hold link to fighting blood cancer
Updated: Monday, August 19 2013, 08:58 PM EDT
LONDON (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Scientists in London say they've discovered a gene that helps control aging has a link to the most common type of blood cancer.
Myeloma causes white blood cells to grow uncontrollably.
Researchers say the link between the aging gene and myeloma could lead to new ways to slow or stop the deadly cancer.