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Anonymous asked in Social ScienceGender Studies · 8 years ago

Who is HeLa? what contributions did she make in medical technology?

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  • Anonymous
    8 years ago
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    She had cancer didn't she? But something happened to her cells that made scientists study them?? Crap sorry I can't for the life of me remember. Hernietta?

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  • Well - 'round these parts Hella is a type of headlight globe for your car.....

    ADDS:- I got it! I got it! Read this somewhere before, too. Her cancerous cells are preserved and will live forever - some Frankenstein tried to create an immortality thing from them, but failed.....read that somewhere....

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HeLa

    "What do you have to do to get your picture on that wall?"

    "You have to die, honey!" - The Right Stuff (not to be confused with Federico Grapplini's 'The Right Stuff-up'.

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