Medical Thriller > Virus Pandemic

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    White Plague by Frank Herbert

What if women were an endangered species? It begins in Ireland, but soon spreads throughout the entire world: a virulent new disease expressly designed to target only women. Infected areas are quarantined or burned to the ground. The few surviving women are locked away in hidden reserves, while frantic doctors and scientists race to find a cure. Anarchy and violence consume the planet.

Year: 1982
Genre: Hard SFVirus Pandemic

    Outbreak by Robin Cook

Murder and intrigue reach epidemic proportions when a devastating plague sweeps the country. Dr. Marissa Blumenthal of the Atlanta Centers for Disease Control investigates--and soon uncovers the medical world's deadliest secret....

Year: 1987
Genre: Medical ThrillerVirus Pandemic

    Darwin's Radio by Greg Bear

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. Then a major discovery high in the Alps --the preserved bodies of a prehistoric family--reveals a shocking link: something that has slept in our genes for millions of years is waking up.

Year: 1999
Genre: Hard SFVirus Pandemic

    Robert Ludlum's the Moscow Vector by Patrick Larkin

At an international conference in Prague, Lt. Col. Jon Smith, an Army research doctor specializing in infectious diseases and secretly an agent attached to Covert-One, is contacted by a Russian colleague, Dr. Valentine Petrenko. Petrenko is concerned about a small cluster of mysterious deaths in Moscow and about the Russian government's refusal to release publicly any information or data on the outbreak. When the two meet, they are attacked by a group of mysterious men and Petrenko is killed. His notes and medical samples are lost, and Smith barely escapes with his life.

Year: 2005
Genre: Bio-WarfareVirus Pandemic

    Medusa by Clive Cussler and Paul Kemprecos

In the Micronesian islands, a top-secret U.S. government-sponsored undersea lab conducting vital biomedical research on a rare jellyfish known as the Blue Medusa suddenly disappears. At the same time, off Bermuda, a bathysphere is attacked by an underwater vehicle and left helpless a half-mile below the surface, its passengers--including Zavala--left to die. Only Kurt Austin's heroic measures save them from a watery grave, but suspecting a connection, Austin puts the NUMA team on the case.

Year: 2009
Genre: ActionAdventureVirus Pandemic

 

 

Titles

Want ItGot ItRead ItYearTitle

1982White Plague by Frank Herbert Hard SF, Virus Pandemic
1987Outbreak by Robin Cook Medical Thriller, Virus Pandemic
1999Darwin's Radio by Greg Bear Hard SF, Virus Pandemic
In the Next Stage of Evolution, Humans Are History...
2005Robert Ludlum's the Moscow Vector by Patrick Larkin Bio-Warfare, Virus Pandemic, Covert-One
2009Medusa by Clive Cussler Action, Adventure, Virus Pandemic, NUMA Files

 

 

 


 

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