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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks [compact Disc]

Rebecca Skloot.

By Rebecca Skloot, 1972-

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 ma
Title: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Author: Skloot, Rebecca/ Campbell, Cassandra (NRT)/ Turpin, Bahni (NRT)
Publisher: Random House
Publication Date: 2010/02/02
Number of Pages:
Binding Type: CD/SPOKEN WORD
Library of Congress: bl2010002457

Format

Audio Books

Availability

1 available at Northeast
  • CD 616.02774092 Skl [10 DISC], Book on CD Nonfiction

ISBN

9780307712509


Format: Audio Books
Author: Skloot, Rebecca, 1972-
Summary: 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.
Title: The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks [compact disc] / Rebecca Skloot.
Publisher Date: New York : Random House Audio, p2010.
Subject: Lacks, Henrietta, 1920-1951 -- Health. Cancer -- Patients -- Virginia -- Biography. African American women -- History Human experimentation in medicine -- United States -- History. HeLa cells Cancer -- Research Cell culture Medical ethics
Isbn: 9780307712509 0307712508
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 5
Call Number: 616.02774092 Skl
Oclc: 502981421
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Bib Id: 334526

Format: Audio Books
Author: Skloot, Rebecca, 1972-
Summary: 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.
Title: The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks [compact disc] / Rebecca Skloot.
Publisher, Date: New York : Random House Audio, p2010.
Description: 10 sound discs (12 1/2 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects: Lacks, Henrietta, 1920-1951 -- Health.
Subjects: Cancer -- Patients -- Virginia -- Biography.
Subjects: African American women -- History
Subjects: Human experimentation in medicine -- United States -- History.
Subjects: HeLa cells
Subjects: Cancer -- Research
Subjects: Cell culture
Subjects: Medical ethics
Genre: Audiobooks
Genre: Compact discs.
Other Author: Campbell, Cassandra
Other Author: Turpin, Bahni
Notes: Unabridged.
Notes: Compact discs.
Notes: Reading by Cassandra Campbell with Bahni Turpin of the 2009 book.
ISBN: 9780307712509
ISBN: 0307712508
Publisher Number: RHCD 2868
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 5
Medium: [compact disc]
Call Number: 616.02774092 Skl