Bio-Strike (Tom’s Clancy’s Powerplays Series) by Jerome Preisler
Synopsis: Criminal mastermind Harlan DeVane has genetically engineered a superbug that lies like a dormant time bomb inside its human hosts until detonated by specific biochemical triggers. First, he uses his weapon to destroy Roger Gordian, head of UpLink Technologies. As Roger falls prey to the disease, his medical and intelligence teams race to find the cause and cure.
Published: November 2000 | ISBN-13: 978-0425177358
Mini-bio: Jerome Preisler is the author of more than twenty books, including the bestselling Tom Clancy’s Power Plays series. He is also a baseball commentator whose work appears on the New York Yankees’ YES Network Online. From Simon & Schuster Australia
It’s a lot to explain, but as a teenager it made me very curious about all of the crazy and outlandish things that could be done in science, and even made me wonder what it would be like working for science in a government agency on some top-secret projects. – From 10 Great Science Books and Stuff by Sciengage