Your Health 1-18-13 UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center

The UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center is celebrating its biggest donation ever from the Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama.

The center received a $550,000.00 donation from the foundation today.{} It has donated nearly $4,000,000.00 to the center since 1996.

The donation will allow the cancer center to receive even more grants and it enables the center to recruit and retain world class researchers.

The center treats more than 5,000 patients each year.