The late Paul Allen impacting human health even in death
In life, Paul Allen's philanthropic work was guided by his natural curiosity to learn more about the world around him. He was especially interested in the complexity of the human body and how it works. Before his death in October from complications of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, Allen made clear his passion for unlocking answers about the immune system that have for decades remained a mystery. Why do some people contract diseases and others don't? What makes one person healthy, and another ill?