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Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks: Henrietta Lacks

Short Background from Wikipedia

A short biography of Henrietta Lacks. (Remember, Wikipedia isn't a good academic source, but it's not a bad place to get some background information to help you start your research.)

Henrietta Lacks Legacy

Articles/websites about how Henrietta Lacks is being remembered and honored for her contributions to science.

Short Video from ABC

Remembering Henrietta Lacks

Memorial Ceremony for Henrietta Lacks, August 8, 2010 (Turner Station, MD)

Panel Discussion: The Life and Legacy of Henrietta Lacks

A panel discussion at the University of Maryland Medical Center, Feb. 11, 2011.