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The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks [sound recording (book on CD)]
Title:
The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks [sound recording (book on CD)]
ISBN:
9780307712509
Publication Information:
New York : Random House Audio, p2010.
Physical Description:
10 audio discs (12 1/2 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note (Repeatable):
Unabridged. Compact discs.
Abstract:
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.
Program Information:
Reading Counts RC High School 11. 22 Quiz: 54826.
Format:
Audio disc