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Family of Henrietta Lacks settles HeLa cell lawsuit with biotech giant, lawyer says

August 1, 2023

The family of Henrietta Lacks agreed Monday to settle a lawsuit against Thermo Fisher Scientific, a Massachusetts-based biotechnology company that sold products derived from the Baltimore County resident’s cells, according to civil rights attorney Ben Crump. The terms of the settlement are confidential, Crump said in a statement shortly before midnight Monday.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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