The Resource The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks, Rebecca Skloot, (large print)

The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks, Rebecca Skloot, (large print)

Label
The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks
Title
The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca Skloot
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.196/9940092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC265.6.L24
LC item number
S55 2010b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks, Rebecca Skloot, (large print)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • fr
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
619 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410427922
Lccn
2010012582
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
779381
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • sky213418503
  • (OCoLC)606053227
  • 779381

Library Locations

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