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    Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

    First Henrietta Lacks Foundation Grants Awarded

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    Today, the Henrietta Lacks Foundation awarded its first ever grants thanks to proceeds from The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, by Rebecca Skloot, and donations […]



    Friday, August 6th, 2010

    Historic Marker to be Placed on Henrietta Lacks’s Home

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    Tomorrow, the town of Turner Station just outside of Baltimore will place a historic marker at 713 New Pittsburgh Ave, the home where Henrietta Lacks […]



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    The Henrietta Lacks Foundation strives to provide financial assistance to needy individuals who have made important contributions to scientific research without their knowledge or consent.