Posted by: Pam, at RML | September 13, 2011

Real Life Reads—the new Sunday book discussion series

September 18 at 2:00pm is the first meeting of REAL LIFE READS, the new Sunday book discussion series at the Library. Discussions are free and open to the public and registration is not required. Copies of each book are available at Radnor Memorial Library and throughout the Delaware County Library System. For more information, contact the Information Desk at 610-687-1124 or email us at rareference@delcolibraries.org.

THE IMMORTAL LIFE OF HENRIETTA LACKS

BY REBECCA SKLOOT

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.


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