The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
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. (Science).
- Hardback | 619 pages
- 142.24 x 220.98 x 33.02mm | 680.39g
- 21 Jul 2010
- Thorndike Press
- Waterville, ME, United States
- Large type / large print
- Large Print ed.
- Halftones, black and white