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Leukaemia is a cancer of the white blood cells, which develops in the bone marrow and travels through the bloodstream.

Person with cancer

While its highest numbers are in older adults, leukaemia is the most common type of cancer diagnosed in children and teenagers.

New research is desperately needed to treat the various types of leukaemias, prevent relapse and give hope to the children and adults battling this deadly cancer.

Leukaemia Support