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The foundation is named after Mike Slive – a former SEC commissioner and a survivor of prostate cancer.

“My life was saved by cutting-edge prostate cancer research. Now, I have the opportunity to give back and help save other lives through the foundation,” Slive said. “No one should die from prostate cancer.”

Ed Meyerson is a local attorney who founded the organization, and he had seen both his father and his friend Slive battle the disease.

Read the full story at the Birmingham Business Journal.