The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks--Wow! So many medical miracles because of this one lady!
11/22/63 Stephen King
The wonderful Henrietta Lacks When I saw this I immediately thought of my younger sister who will be starting Medical School in the Fall!!!! Thanks for paving the way Ms Lacks!
Henrietta Lacks The world owes so much so this woman!
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The Henrietta Lacks story: How the cells from a poor black woman changed medical history
Henrietta Lacks (1920-1951) The importance of Henrietta Lacks and her contribution to science can neither be exaggerated nor appreciated enough. This woman unbeknownst to herself or her family saved millions of lives without a penny in compensation.
Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. Born a poor black tobacco farmer, her cancer cells - taken without her knowledge - became a multimillion-dollar industry and one of the m
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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks - Story of a woman whose cells lived on long after she passed away.
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot - A fascinating read on segregation, ethical research, and the immortal cells of a simple loving woman.