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Henrietta Lacks died of cervical cancer in a a oecoloreda hospital ward in Baltimore in 1951.

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Anne Pemberton

Benton, LA

#1 Mar 6, 2010
Currently reading the book, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, and realize she grew up a few counties away. Wonder if anyone has considered putting a Highway Marker up for her at Clover on Rt 360, and wonder how the family is doing tapping into the huge profits made surrepteously off their mother.

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