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Published by Twenty-First Century Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical ethics -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Medical ethics.

  • About the Edition

    Discusses biomedical technologies and their consequences including the ethical dilemmas that arise.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 135-140) and index.

    StatementVictoria Sherrow.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR724 .S477 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. ;
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL798041M
    ISBN 100805038329
    LC Control Number95034222

      Henrietta Lacks would have been years old on August 1, Though she died of cancer in , her immortal cells became the foundation for countless medical advancements.


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