Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks( )
Author: Skloot, Rebecca
ISBN:978-1-4000-5217-2
Publication Date:Feb 2010
Publisher:Crown/Archetype
Imprint:Crown
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $27.00
Book Description:

Now a major motion picture from HBO#65533; starring Oprah Winfrey and Rose Byrne. Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells--taken without her knowledge--became one of the most important tools in medicine. The first "immortal" human cells grown in culture, they are still alive today, though she has been dead for more than sixty years. If you...
More Description

Book Seller

Condition

Price

Shipping

Total

Loading Stock Details...


NEW!
Bowker Bookwire™ App

Bookwire is a mobile app for your iPhone that gives you the ability to scan a barcode or enter ISBN, access book records and add titles to wish lists. Android app on Google Play itunes_store

Featured Books

Anne of Green Gables
Montgomery, L. M
Paperback: $20.74
The Woman in White
Collins, Wilkie
Paperback: $22.50
Writer, Sailor, Soldier, Spy
Reynolds, Nicholas
Hardback: $27.99

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.