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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks


Cover of The Immortal Life of Henrietta LacksIn February 2010, Popular Science magazine called Henrietta Lacks “the most important woman in medical history.”

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Copies of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks are available at the Briscoe, Downtown, Ramirez and Laredo libraries, and at the Jesse H. Jones Comprehensive Research Library at Texas Research Park: Call number QU 300 S628i 2010. The book is also available in the UT Health Science Center bookstore.

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