Defining Leukemia Types - Leukemia is referred to as either Chronic, meaning that it worsens slowly, or Acute, meaning that it worsens quickly.
Acute Leukemia Information - Acute Leukemia is a rapidly progressing cancer that starts in the blood-forming tissue such as the bone marrow, and causes large numbers of white blood cells to be produced and enter the blood stream.
Down Syndrome Leukemia and Cancer - Key player found for a cancer typical in Down syndrome - Over-expression of gene regulator spurs development of leukemia in babies with Down syndrome.
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