The Question and Answer section for The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Deborah, for one, is relieved to discovers that her mother's cancer was caused by a virus, and thus, not inherited. The children are also able to find out more information about their mothers family. The down side..... not all of these discoveries...
He wanted to see how the cells would affect the leukemia.
Thy are blood related. The common ancestors were:
Alber Lacks(Father) , Arbert Lacks(Son), Winston Lacks, and Benjamin Lacks.