The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks

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9780307589385
9780307712530
9780307712509
9781400052172
9781410427922
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full_title immortal life of henrietta lacks
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display_description 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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series2 Science in the Summer 2013., Thorndike Press large print nonfiction
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subject_facet African American women -- Biography -- Virginia -- African American women -- Biography, African American women -- History, Audiobooks, Book club kit, Cancer -- Patients -- Virginia -- Biography, Cancer -- Research, Cell culture, Compact discs, HeLa cells, Human experimentation in medicine -- United States -- History, Lacks, Henrietta, -- 1920-1951 -- Health, Large type books, Medical ethics
table_of_contents Life - Death - Immortality., pt. 1. Life. The exam, 1951 ; Clover, 1920-1942 ; Diagnosis and t reatment, 1951 ; The birth of HeLa, 1951 ; "Blackness be spreadin all inside", 1951 ; "Lady's on the phone", 1999 ; The death and life of cell culture ; "A miserable specimen", 1951 ; Turner Station, 1999 ; The other side of the tracks, 1999 ; "The devil of pain itself", 1951 -- pt. 2. Death. The storm, 1951 ; The HeLa factory, 1951-1953 ; Helen Lane, 1953-1954 ; "Too young to remember", 1951-1965 ; "Spending eternity in the same place", 1999 ; Illegal, immoral, and deplorable, 1954-1966 ; "Strangest hybrid", 1960-1966 ; The most critical time on this Earth is now", 1966-1973 ; The HeLa bomb, 1966 ; Night doctors, 2000 ; "The fame she so richly deserves", 1970-1973 -- pt. 3. Immortality. "It's alive", 1973-1974 ; "Least they can do", 1975 ; "Who told you you could sell my spleen?", 1976-1988 ; Breach of privacy,1980-1985 ; The secret of immortality, 1984-1995 ; After London, 1996-1999 ; A village of Henriettas, 2000 ; Zakariyya, 2000 ; Hela, Goddess of death, 2000-2001 ; "All that's my mother", 2001 ; The hospital for the Negro insane , 2001 ; The medical records, 2001 ; Soul cleansing, 2001 ; Heavenly bodies, 2001 ; "Nothing to be scared about", 2001 ; The long road to Clover, 2009.
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title The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks
title_display The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks
title_full The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks / Rebecca Skloot, The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks [sound recording] / Rebecca Skloot
title_short The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks
title_sort immortal life of henrietta lacks
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topic African American Nonfiction, African American women Biography Virginia African American women Biography, African American women History, Biography & Autobiography, Book club kit, Cancer Patients Virginia Biography, Cancer Research, Cell culture, HeLa cells, Human experimentation in medicine United States History, Lacks, Henrietta, 1920-1951 Health, Large type books, Medical ethics, Nonfiction, Science
topic_facet African American Nonfiction, African American women, Biography & Autobiography, Cancer, Cell culture, HeLa cells, Health, History, Human experimentation in medicine, Lacks, Henrietta, Large type books, Medical ethics, Nonfiction, Patients, Research, Science