Updated: 08/07/2014 5:04 PM
Created: 08/07/2014 4:17 PM KSTP.com
By: Cassie Hart
For decades, doctors have tried to figure out the mystery behind cancer. They have been researching, trying to figure out what it is and exactly how it can be stopped.
Now, researchers think they may have made a major breakthrough in solving the mystery. It's outlined in a study featured in Cell Reports Magazine.
One of the researchers, Dr. Eric Hendrickson, who leads the Molecular Biology Department at the University of Minnesota, stopped by KSTP to talk more about what they have discovered.