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MIT Gets Cancer Research Funds

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology is receiving a huge fanancial gift for cancer research.

Industrialist David Koch is giving the school $100-million to create an institute for integrative cancer research, that will bear his name.

Koch, an MIT alumnus, is an executive of Koch Industries, and Kansas-based company with about $90-billion in revenue.

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