News and Events

PurpleLight ceremony in Portland November 5th

PurpleLight is a gathering of survivors, family and friends who have felt the impact of pancreatic cancer, sponsored by the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network.  During the PurpleLight event, there will be a ceremony that includes a reading of names, honoring survivors and remembering those we've lost to pancreatic cancer. PurpleLight is a free event and open to the public, at Director's Park (877 SW Taylor St) at 4pm on Nov. 5.  For more information see the PanCAN website.

Brenden-Colson Center Forms New Partnership with Immunovia

The Brenden-Colson Center and the Knight Diagnostic Laboratory have formed a new partnership with Immunovia, a Swedish based company, to test their pancreatic cancer early diagnosis assay. Read more about the partnership in our press release here.

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OHSU Named a National Pancreas Foundation Center

OHSU and the Brenden-Colson Center have received National Pancreas Foundation Center designation.  Read more here.