Good Morning America news anchor diagnosed with MDS

Good Morning America anchor Robin Roberts has been diagnosed with MDS and will undergo chemotherapy and a bone marrow transplant.

The 51-year-old, who battled breast cancer in 2007, said her older sister, Sally-Ann Roberts, will be her donor, as she is a perfect match.

The announcement on 11/06/12 triggered an outpouring of support for Roberts, who has co-anchored the ABC show for seven years.

Read more and see video of the announcement here.

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