Paul Allen diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma, confirmed Vulcan Chief

Paul Allen, Microsoft’s co-founder has been diagnosed with non-Hodgkin Lymphoma, as confirmed by Vulcan Chief Executive Officer Jody Allen in an an email sent to employees of Allen's investment arm, Vulcan, explaining the situation “received the diagnosis early this month and has begun chemotherapy. Doctors say he has diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, a relatively common […]

Paul Allen, Microsoft’s co-founder has been diagnosed with non-Hodgkin Lymphoma, as confirmed by Vulcan Chief Executive Officer Jody Allen in an an email sent to employees of Allen's investment arm, Vulcan, explaining the situation “received the diagnosis early this month and has begun chemotherapy. Doctors say he has diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, a relatively common form of lymphoma. This is tough news for Paul and the family. But for those who know Paul's story, you know he beat Hodgkin's a little more than 25 years ago and he is optimistic he can beat this, too.” Bill Gates issued a statement "Melinda and I have Paul and his family in our thoughts and prayers. Paul is among my closest friends, and I know to him be a strong and resilient individual."