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Invasive procedures

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George Galen is a brilliant scientist, a pioneer in gene therapy. But Galen is dangerously insane - he has created a method to alter human DNA, not just to heal diseases, but to "improve" people - make them stronger, make them able to heal more quickly, and make them compliant to his will.Frank Hartman is also a brilliant virologist, working for the government's ultra-secret bio-hazard agency. He has discovered how to neutralize Galen's DNA-changing virus, making him the one man who stands in the way of Galen's plan to "improve" the entire human race.This taut thriller takes the reader a few years into the future, and shows the promise and danger of new genetic medicine techniques.
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Grouped Work ID 094d1836-8794-e895-3559-6e1a6f4ce6c4
Full title invasive procedures
Author card orson scott
Grouping Category book
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auth_author2 Card, Orson Scott., Johnston, Aaron., Rudnicki, Stefan, 1945-
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display_description George Galen is a brilliant gene scientist who has created a method to alter human DNA to "improve" people and make them compliant to his will. Frank Hartman, working for the government's biohazard agency, knows how to neutralize Galen's system, making him the one man who stands in the way of Galen's plan.
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subject_facet Science fiction, Viruses -- Fiction
title_display Invasive procedures
title_full Invasive procedures / Orson Scott Card & Aaron Johnston, Invasive procedures [electronic resource] Card, Orson Scott.
title_short Invasive procedures
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