NIH finally makes good with Henrietta Lacks' family -- and it's about time
@2 weeks ago with 1912 notes
Cells taken from Henrietta Lacks eventually helped lead to a multitude of medical treatments. But neither she nor her family gave consent for her cells to be used in research after her death in 1951.
(Source: women-in-science, via scinerds)
"A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you."
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@1 month ago with 187953 notes
look , i literally can’t stress how cute this deleted parks and rec scene is and im about to lose my fucking shit.
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