Mortal Fear Author:Robin Cook The man who invented "techno-horror" takes you on a startling and chilling odyssey into the origins of life--and death. — When an eminent biomolecular geneticist dies violently before his eyes, a doctor must use more than his medical knowledge to explain what he comes to believe is murder, and to stop a scientific breakthrough from becoming a cur... more »se instead of a miracle.« less
With this disturbing story, DNA research is shown to have a fearful potential, not only through possible mistakes and accidents, but ironically even through success. Splendidly researched and intricately plotted, Mortal Fear is R.C. at his phrophetic and galvanizing best.