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The Resource The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks, Rebecca Skloot, (sound recording)

The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks, Rebecca Skloot, (sound recording)

Label
The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks
Title
The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca Skloot
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the story of how scientists took cells from an unsuspecting descendant of freed slaves and created a human cell line that has been kept alive indefinitely, enabling discoveries in such areas as cancer research, in vitro fertilization, and gene mapping
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Skloot, Rebecca
Dewey number
  • 616/.02774092
  • B
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
RC265.6.L24
LC item number
S55 2010b
Literary text for sound recordings
biography
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Reading by Cassandra Campbell with Bahni Turpin of the 2009 book
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Campbell, Cassandra
  • Turpin, Bahni
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lacks, Henrietta
  • Cancer
  • African American women
  • Human experimentation in medicine
  • HeLa cells
  • Cancer
  • Cell culture
  • Medical ethics
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks, Rebecca Skloot, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
10 sound discs (12 1/2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307712509
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
RHCD 2868
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 1346290
  • (OCoLC)ocn502981421
  • (OCoLC)502981421
  • 1346290
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks, Rebecca Skloot, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
10 sound discs (12 1/2 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780307712509
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
RHCD 2868
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 1346290
  • (OCoLC)ocn502981421
  • (OCoLC)502981421
  • 1346290
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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