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Slatewiperby Lewis Perdue
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* FACT: Bioweapons designers are developing deadly, genetically engineered, life-forms triggered by race- and ethnic-related genes.
*FACT: DNA analysis shows that the human race has come close to extinction in the past.
* QUESTION: Will "Slatewiper" bring the human race to the brink of extinction again?
When Lara Blackwood, a brilliant genetic engineer, receives a call asking for her help in solving a ghastly epidemic in Tokyo, she's happy to do what she can . To her horror she discovers that her life's work has been perverted to produce a revolutionary new genetic weapon that kills by turning people's own ethnic-related chromosomes against them.
Humanity's clock is ticking as Lara struggles against staggering odds to expose the conspiracy behind "Slatewiper"--before a nightmarish terrorist scheme threatens the entire human race with extinction!
From the "New York Times" bestselling author of "The Da Vinci Legacy" comes this high-tech medical thriller. When a ghastly epidemic hits Tokyo, a genetic engineer discovers that her work has been perverted to produce a new genetic weapon that kills by turning people's own chromosomes against them.
About the Author
Lewis Perdue studied biology and biophysics at Cornell University. He is also the bestselling author of numerous fiction and nonfiction works, including Daughter of God and The Delphi Betrayal. Perdue lives in Sonoma, California.
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