This event is in the "Adults" group.

Nonfiction Book Discussion: Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration Closed
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Library Branch: Wheaton Public Library
Room: Virtual
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Discussion, Virtual
Event Details:

Taken without Henrietta's knowledge, her cells became a vital tool in medical research. HeLa cells have been used in developing the polio vaccine, cancer treatments, gene mapping and much more.

Pick up copies of the book

Copies of the book are available at the library.  Please ask at the Welcome Desk or Curbside Pickup.