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  1. ...cancer even then, unless you and Henrietta Lacks are extremely good ...rapid immune response to the foreign cells that I highly doubt they could evade. HeLa cells carry some human...

    2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 13/06/2008

  2. HeLa cells were derived from human cervical cancer cells , from a patient named Henrietta Lacks . I'd hesitate to say that they're still cervical cancer cells , or...

    3 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 16/01/2014

  3. ... cells removed from Lacks . It has been estimated that the total mass of HeLa cells today far exceeds that of the rest of Henrietta Lacks 's body.[

    2 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 01/08/2007

  4. I don't think we will ever know. HCT do not represent the patients initials. I am guessing, that H= Human, C= Colon and T= tumour, and 116 refers to nr. 116 in a database. Here is...

    2 Answers · Health · 31/08/2013

  5. ...recall both healthy and cancerous cells were removed from Ms. Lacks during her cancer treatment. The cells were given to a doctor who created the " HeLa immortal cell line" with the cancercous cells . Those cells ...

    2 Answers · Education & Reference · 16/11/2012

  6. ... Henrietta Lacks documents the histories of both the HeLa cell line and the Lacks family. Henrietta 's husband, David Lacks , was told little ...

    1 Answers · News & Events · 19/02/2012

  7. ...for infinite generations. A HeLa cell is an immortal cell line and is... on February 8, 195 from Henrietta Lacks , a patient who eventually died of ...

    3 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 27/01/2013

  8. ...dq= Henrietta + Lacks +scarlet+H&source=bl...#v=onepage&q= Henrietta %20Lacks%20scarlet...proliferation of use of the HeLa cells , many cancer cultures...

    4 Answers · Health · 02/05/2013

  9. ...able to isolate one specific cell , multiply it, and start a cell line. Gey named the sample HeLa , after the initial letters of Henrietta Lacks ' name. As the first human cells ...

    2 Answers · Society & Culture · 19/10/2012

  10. ...-18 is a major cause of cervical cancer, the cancer that killed Henrietta Lacks , and from which the Hela cell line was derived.

    1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 15/01/2013

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