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How the ‘groundbreaking’ Henrietta Lacks settlement could change research

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  • Correction 04 August 2023: An earlier version of this story stated that cell biologist Samara Reck-Peterson is located at the University of California (UC), San Francisco. She is at UC San Diego. An earlier version of this story also implied that Reck-Peterson’s lab considered how to use HeLa cells ethically after HHMI made its donation to the Lacks Foundation. It was before this gift.


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