The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Terms in this set (20)
depart from an established course
examination or tissue removed from living body to discover the presence, cause, or extent of a disease.
covered with or shaped like a rounded vault.
a dishonest or unprincipled man.
place or lay (one thing) over an other, typically so that both are still evident.
a conference or meeting to discuss particular subject
the quality of being eccentric; unconventional and slightly strange.
a slender tube attached to or incorporating a bulb, for transferring or measuring out small quantities of liquid, especially in a laboratory.
a surgical operation to remove the appendix.
with a lack of courtesy; roughly or abruptly.
The Action of inoculating or being inovlated; Vactination
The branch of science that deals with the study of viruses
Existing or taking place within, or adminsted into, a vein or veins. by way of a vein
A disease characterized by inflamation of the liver
Wild and noisy disorder or confusion, uproar
Recall or show respect from someone or something
No longer existing or functioning.
a person who maintains and is in charge of archives
a radiographic technique for examining the brain
knobby, rough, and twist, especially with age