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Central - Brown Baggers Book Group

Date: 10/18/2012

Time: 12:00 pm

IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKSTHE IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKS by Rebecca Skloot

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. Check the Catalog arrow