The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks

2010, Large Print Book , 619 pages (large print) ;
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Summary/Review: Documents the story of how scientists took cells from an unsuspecting descendant of freed slaves and created a human cell line that has been kept aliv more...
Summary/Review: Documents the story of how scientists took cells from an unsuspecting descendant of freed slaves and created a human cell line that has been kept alive indefinitely, enabling discoveries in such areas as cancer research, in vitro fertilization, and gene mapping.
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