The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks
(Large Print)

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Indian Prairie Public Library District - 1st Floor - Large TypeLARGE TYPE 616.02774 SKLOOTOn Shelf
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Format
Large Print
Edition
Large print edition.
Physical Desc
618 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 23 cm
Language
English
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 8, 18 Points
Lexile measure
1140

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 574-615).
Description
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.
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LARGE PRINT

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Skloot, R. (2011). The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks (Large print edition.). Gale Cengage Learning.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Skloot, Rebecca, 1972-. 2011. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. Waterville, Me.: Gale Cengage Learning.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Skloot, Rebecca, 1972-. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Waterville, Me.: Gale Cengage Learning, 2011.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Skloot, Rebecca. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Large print edition., Gale Cengage Learning, 2011.

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