...important discoveries to this date. The doctor who took her cells should have asked for permission, but in the long run her cells ...
2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 01/04/2013
If the cells are collected from a person and grown in media so... cells reach their hayflick limit. Immortal or transformed cells like HeLas do not have a finite life span in culture. They are...
1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 17/10/2013
HeLa cells have a modal chromosome number of 82, with four copies of chromosome 12 and three copies of chromosomes 6, 8, and 17.
1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 18/05/2009
HeLa cells are a cancerous cell line (specifically isolated from a cervical...quot;this would mean recognizing all sorts of cancerous cell lines as new species. I don't see that happeneing...
7 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 05/10/2009
Read the wikipedia article on HeLa cells : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ HeLa and follow up on the section 'use in research'
2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 27/02/2013
HeLa cells are cervical carcinoma cells , technically not skin cells because the cervix is not skin.
3 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 25/08/2006