The HeLa Cells confusion?

I think I under stand the basics, but why do they work like that? If that woman had lived, would she have been immortal? I need a detailed answer? :)

Henrieta Lacks = Immortality?

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  • 10 years ago
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    No she wouldnt have been. The only reason the cancer cells are immortal is because people keep giving them food and they keep replicating. If they weren't replated on nutrient agars then they would die.

    She's not God lol

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