How an avocado a day can fight CANCER: Fat from the fruit 'targets leukaemia cells and stops them growing'
- Fat from avocados could combat acute myeloid leukaemia (AML)
- Fat targets leukaemia stem cells and stops them growing abnormally
- Researchers say it could prolong life of leukaemia sufferers
- AML is a deadly form of cancer that proves fatal within 5 years for 90 per cent of people over the age of 65