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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot

Skloot tells the fascinating and frustrating story of the first human cells (HeLa) ever grown in a lab. They were taken unknowingly from a black woman named Henrietta Lacks. We hear the tales of Henrietta, her cells, her family, and … Continue reading

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