MIL-OSI Translation: UN pays tribute to Henrietta Lacks, whose cells transformed medical research around the world

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MIL OSI Translation. Region: Spanish / Latin America / UN –

Source: United Nations – in Spanish 3

Headline: UN pays tribute to Henrietta Lacks, whose cells transformed medical research around the world

Over the past seven decades, the cells of Henrietta Lacks, a black American woman who died of cervical cancer, have saved countless lives and made possible numerous scientific advances, such as vaccines against the human papillomavirus and polio, HIV drugs, cancer research, and COVID-19.

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