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Henrietta Lacks: The Mother of Modern Medicine

Article   May 23, 2018 | By Anna MacDonald, Science Writer for Technology Networks

 
Henrietta Lacks: The Mother of Modern Medicine

“Henrietta Lacks (HeLa): The Mother of Modern Medicine” by Kadir Nelson, oil on linen, 2017. Collection of the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery and National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Kadir Nelson and the JKBN Group LLC.

Anna Macdonald

Science Writer

 
 
 

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