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Knight Cancer Institute Hopes Collaboration Will Lead To Cures

OPB | Oct. 11, 2017 8:30 a.m. | Portland

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?

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Can A Building Help Cure Cancer?

OPB | Oct. 11, 2017 8:30 a.m. | Portland

The physical centerpiece of the new Knight Cancer Institute is a seven-story laboratory in Portland's South Waterfront neighborhood. Can a building help cure cancer? 

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The $1 Billion Question: Can OHSU Really Cure Cancer?

OPB | Oct. 11, 2017 8:30 a.m. | Portland

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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'One Tough Mother' Puts An End To Donation Rumors

OPB | Aug. 29, 2014 11:54 a.m. | Portland

That anonymous $100 million donation to the Knight Cancer Institute earlier this summer couldn't stay secret for long.

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Columbia's Tough Mother Behind $100 Million Anonymous Donation To OHSU

OPB | Aug. 20, 2014 3:01 p.m. | Portland

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.