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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Rockefeller Center Recommends
Imagine being one of the reasons for a medical revolution, and not being recognized for your contribution. This non-fiction masterpiece delves into the story of Henrietta Lacks, her family, and the science that wouldn't have happened without her cells. Ethics, history, and the medical industry all go under a microscope and brings to light the story of a woman that was a big part of it all.
Soon to be an HBO film staring Oprah Winfrey and Rose Byrne.
Publish Date: 03/08/2011
ISBN: 9781400052189, 1400052181