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ReadUP 2018: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks: Medical Ethics

The ethical dilemma continues...


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"HeLa Cells" by Euan is licensed under Creative Commons 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

Johns Hopkins: The Legacy of Henrietta Lacks

To honor the life and legacy of Henrietta Lacks, this video highlights her impact on biomedical research and the efforts of Johns Hopkins Medicine to pay homage to her legacy. Learn more here.

Excerpt from: Cancer Cell Research, The Way of All Flesh

This program examines how HeLa cells have advanced the war on cancer and why they have caused controversy among scientists in the highly politicized research community.

Film: Cancer Cell Research: The Way of All Flesh (series: How Scientists Research Cells; Cells eLM Video Series, 1997)  Find whole documentary here: Films On Demand | 503.943.7111 or 800.841.8261 | 5000 N. Willamette Blvd., Portland, OR 97203-5798
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