OPB is tracking the $1 billion quest to cure cancer at Oregon Health & Science University. In this story: How do you attract world-class researchers to Oregon for a cancer cure moonshot?
OPB is tracking Oregon Health & Science University's $1 billion quest to cure cancer. To start, a look at the underlying reality facing scientists: Cancer is actually many different diseases, and it's going to need many different cures.
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Oregon Health & Science University announced it received a $100 million contribution toward the Knight Cancer Institute's $500 million goal from an anonymous donor at the end of July. But the generous person's name wasn't kept secret for long.