Recent Advances in Cervical Cancer Research

Cervical cancer has been getting much more attention as of late partly due to the HBO adaptation of Rebecca Skloot's book “The Immortal life of Henrietta Lacks.” As a survivor of the same type of cancer that took Henrietta’s life and led to the development of the HeLa cell line, Skloot's book resonated profoundly with me. Being diagnosed led me to learn more about cervical cancer, and after my experience, I felt compelled to increase awareness about this cancer, which is one of the most preventable cancers around.

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