Baltimore County honors Henrietta Lacks

DUNDALK — Baltimore County is honoring Henrietta Lacks, the woman whose cancer cells continue to have an impact on medicine more than 60 years after they were taken while she was under anesthesia. The county held a ceremony Saturday at the Fleming Community Center to announce that every first Saturday in August will be known …

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2017/07/31/maryland-henrietta-lacks-day/

Advertisements

Author: Baltimore Checkbook

Best in consumer news and deals in Baltimore, MD.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s