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
http://en. wikipedia .org/wiki/ HeLa It's a standard immortal cell line. They're easy to grow in culture. Apart from being cancer...
1 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 26/10/2012
HeLa cells are cancer cells - from Henrietta Lacks who died in 1951 as I recall. They have been used in research, but they are not a treatment. http://en. wikipedia .org/wiki/ HeLa
2 Answers · Health · 03/10/2009
Look up HeLa cells http://en. wikipedia .org/wiki/ HeLa These cells are immortal. Not...
1 Answers · Health · 30/03/2012
HeLa cells are a cancerous cell line (specifically isolated from a... therefore not a new life form. Quoting from that same wikipedia article you quote from: "It should be noted that this...
7 Answers · Science & Mathematics · 05/10/2009
No, Horizontal Gene Transfer is illegal because that would be gaining information.
4 Answers · Society & Culture · 17/03/2011