Henrietta Lacks & HeLa Cells

Grade Level
public
LEARNING PLAN
Essential Question
  • How do cells divide?
  • How are HeLa cells different than normal cells?
  • How does the history of Henrietta Lacks display how racism has persisted in science and medicine?
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