0330533444
The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks / Rebecca Skloot.
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Author: Skloot, Rebecca, 1972-
Publication year: 2011
Format: Book
Publisher: London : Pan, 2011.
ISBN: 9780330533447 (pbk.) : 0330533444 (pbk.) :
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Originally published: New York: Crown; London: Macmillan, 2010.
Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer whose cancer cells became one of the most important tools in medicine. Rebecca Skloot takes the reader on an extraordinary journey in search of Henrietta's story.
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Book:The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks:2010.
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xii, 431 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (some col.) ; 20 cm.

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