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An unprecedented genetic mutation, an underground think tank, and an unscrupulous pharmaceutical company collide in this dazzling debut thriller.
For one hundred and fifty-five days, Will Foster has been locked in medical quarantine without his consent. The doctors claim he is infected with a deadly virus, but this is a lie. Encoded in his DNA is a mutation that provides immunity from disease for all who possess it, source code that Vyrogen Pharmaceuticals aims to commercialize as a multi-billion dollar gene therapy.
Against all odds, Foster escapes his laboratory prison and steals a virulent strain of bubonic plague as insurance. To help him unravel the mystery inside him, Foster contacts the only person he can trust--a former lover and microbiologist living in Vienna-- and the two become fugitives, hunted across the heart of Europe.
Under the guise of averting a plague pandemic, Vryogen hires an elite, underground Think Tank to track down Foster. But when the team sets a trap for Foster, they discover they're not the only ones in the hunt. In a race against two deadly assassins, can the brilliant minds of the Think Tank unravel the truth before time runs out for their quarry?
In a novel where conscience clashes with greed, loyalty with suspicion, and paranoia with reality, THE CALYPSO DIRECTIVE deftly explores the issues of genetic exploitation and piracy. Captivating, controversial, and courageous, Andrews debut is sure to thrill and leave you wondering what secrets are locked in your DNA.
About the Author:
B RIAN A NDREWS is a US Navy veteran who served as an officer aboard a 688 class nuclear submarine in the Pacific. He graduated summa cum laude from Vanderbilt University with a degree in psychology. He is a Park Leadership Fellow and holds a Masters degree from Cornell University. Brian lives in Tornado Alley with his wife and daughter.
Title: The Calypso Directive: A Novel
Publisher: U.S.A.: Arcade Publishing
Publication Date: 2012
Book Condition: New
Edition: 1st Edition
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Book Description Skyhorse Publishing. Hardback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, The Calypso Directive, Brian Andrews, For one hundred and fifty-five days, Will Foster has been locked in medical quarantine without his consent. The doctors claim he is infected with a deadly virus, but this is a devious lie. Encoded in his DNA is an unprecedented mutation, source code for immunity against disease that Vyrogen Pharmaceuticals will stop at nothing to commercialize. Against all odds, Will escapes from his laboratory prison carrying a vial of bubonic plague before his captors can unravel the secret locked inside him. Vyrogen will never stop hunting him. Will is pursued throughout Prague and then Vienna by mercenaries as well as by an elite think tank hired by Vyrogen to capture him before he can spill his secrets to the world. Bookseller Inventory # B9781611454949