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Flash Fiction Contest: “There’s a photo on my wall of a woman I’ve never met.”

While taking a community college biology course at the age of 16, author Rebecca Skloot learned about Henrietta Lacks and her immortal cells, cultured by scientists and used in research around the world. Skloot was so haunted by Henrietta – … Continue reading

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