Title: Darwin's Radio
Author: Greg Bear
One of the most intelligent, original thrillers of recent years, Darwin’s Radio draws on a significant amount of research on evolution, the human genome, and human endogenous retroviruses.
A 2000 Nebula award winner. Ancient diseases encoded in the DNA of humans wait like sleeping dragons to wake and infect again—or so molecular biologist Kaye Lang believes. And now it looks as if her controversial theory is in fact chilling reality.