Oracle’s Larry Ellison Pledges $200 Million For Cancer Center At USCOracle founder Larry Ellison has donated $200 million to the University of Southern California to fund a cancer research center.
San Jose Doctor Accused Of Paying Bills With Cancer Research MoneyA former doctor at a South Bay hospital is accused of taking money intended for cancer research to pay his own bills.
California Prop 29 Tobacco Tax Narrowly Loses In Final Vote TallyA closely-watched effort to impose a new tax on tobacco to pay for cancer research in the nation’s most populous state has failed by six tenths of a percentage point.
Poll Shows California Voters Support Tobacco Tax, Term Limits MeasuresCalifornia voters appear ready to approve two statewide initiatives on the June 5 ballot, Proposition 28 to shorten legislator term limits and Proposition 29 to increase cigarette taxes, according to a new poll.
UCSF Doctors Lose Their Locks To Help Fund Cancer ResearchIt was a close shave Wednesday as several doctors took part in a fundraiser. At a special gathering, several doctors from the University of California at San Francisco's Benioff Children's Hospital shaved their heads to raise more than $22,000 for children's cancer research.
SF Cancer Survivor Launches Web-Based Treatment App