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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (Paperback)

Henrietta Lacks, a poor Southern tobacco farmer, was buried in an unmarked grave sixty years ago. Yet her cells -- taken without her knowledge, grown in culture and bought and sold by the billions --

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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!

Dos células HeLa dividiéndose / Smithsonian

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La polémica inmortal de Henrietta Lacks | El genoma de las células HeLa se usaron para obtener la vacuna de la polio, identificar la causa del cáncer de cuello de útero, desvelar el mecanismo que usa el virus del sida para conquistar las células humanas, dar los primeros pasos hacia clonación y así hasta sumar 60.000 estudios científicos y más de 10.000 patentes, posiblemente la mayor contribución que un grupo de células haya hecho a la historia de la ciencia y del capitalismo.

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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (Paperback)

Sounds like a novel, but it's all true.

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Family of Henrietta Lacks Reach Settlement, Gains Control Over HeLa Cell Research

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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.