The  Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Synopsis

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.

Book Details

Publisher

Findaway World Llc

Released

Sep 26, 2012

Language

english

ISBN

9780307712530

Age Level

General Adult
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