Wednesday, January 17, 2018

PBS 3.3.3 Henrietta's Tumor

Listen to the Radiolab segment, “Henrietta’s Tumor,” a segment about the story of Henrietta Lacks, the woman behind the extraordinary HeLa human cell line. This human cell line has led to some of the most remarkable medical advancements in the last 50 years, ranging from the development of the polio vaccine to chemotherapy drugs.