IU School of Medicine receives multi-million dollar gift

Dr. Donald Brown announced he's making a $30 million donation to the IU School of Medicine on Tuesday, 13, 2016. (WISH photo)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – A big donation to the Indiana University School of Medicine was announced Tuesday.

Indianapolis entrepreneur Dr. Donald Brown said Tuesday that he’s giving a $30 million gift to the school.

Brown said the money will help establish the Brown Center for Immunotherapy which will work to discover new ways to use immune-based therapies to treat cancer.

The gift from Brown, a 1985 graduate of the IU School of Medicine, is the largest ever from an alumnus.

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