Henrietta Lacks

Henrietta Lacks

Johns Hopkins University Names Building in Honor of Henrietta Lacks

Johns Hopkins University announced that they would be naming a new research building after Henrietta…

Baltimore will be celebrating Henrietta Lacks Day.

Baltimore Honors Legacy of Pioneer Henrietta Lacks, Her Cells Led to Polio Vaccine

Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh has approved a bill to greenlight Henrietta Lacks Day. Lacks’ cancerous cells were…

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HBO Releases Full Trailer for ‘The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks’

HBO wants you to add another must-see film to your list: The Immortal Life of Henrietta…

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Watch Oprah in the Gripping Trailer for ‘The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks’

Twenty-seventeen has already been a GREAT year for Oprah. Still on a high from her interview…

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Oprah to Star in ‘The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks’ for HBO

What can’t Oprah do? In addition to running her media empire, which includes a magazine,…