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College Freshmen Learn From 'Henrietta Lacks'

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A fluorescence micrograph of HeLa cells, derived from cervical cancer cells taken from Henrietta Lacks and named in her honor Tomasz Szul/Visuals Unlimited, Inc./Getty Images hide caption

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A fluorescence micrograph of HeLa cells, derived from cervical cancer cells taken from Henrietta Lacks and named in her honor Tomasz Szul/Visuals Unlimited, Inc./Getty Images hide caption

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Tomasz Szul/Visuals Unlimited, Inc./Getty Images