Mortal Fear Author:Robin Cook Dr. Alvin Hayes, a prominent biologist, is horrified when his seemingly healthy patients suddenly begin dying of old age, and someone doesn't want him to know why.
"A chilling odyssey into the origins of life-and death." (USA Weekend)
At a large Boston clinic, a world-class biologist stumbles upon a major scientific breakthrough. Soon, healthy, middle-aged patients are dying of old-age. And the ultimate terror begins....
Robin Cook is back--with his most provocative bestseller. A harrowing medical nightmare that goes beyond the shocking chills of Coma and the sweeping panic of Outbreak . . . into the controversial future of genetics. "A chilling odyssey into the origins of life--and death".--USA Today.