The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks

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The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks
2010
Corporate Authors: 
Random House Audio Publishing
Place Published: 
New York
Publisher: 
Random House Audio
ISBN: 
9780307712509
Edition: 
Unabridged
Description: 
10 sound discs (12 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Notes: 
Compact discs.
Duration: 12:30:00.
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.
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