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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks is Rebecca Skloot's debut biography about the woman whose cells have led to numerous scientific breakthroughs, without her consent. Explore a character analysis of her daughter Deborah Lacks,plot summary, and important quotes.

Characters

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