'Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks'

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Henrietta Lacks was a poor African-American woman. She was a cancer patient at Johns Hopkins University Hospital. She died young, from cancer called cervical cancer. Doctor George at Johns Hopkins University Hospital had taken a sample of her initial tumor and used it to grow new cells. Henrietta Lacks did not give her permission for the cells to be taken from her tumor. No one knows why a doctor taken a piece of her tumor without telling her, but her cells never died. The book named “Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks” basically tells two stories: The first is that Lacks and her family, Henrietta’s life and death, and her friends. Skloot, who is the author of Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, spoke what happened with Henrietta. The other story

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