(From the publisher):
From The Publisher:
Seven cancer victims in a San Francisco hospital:
They are society's outcasts--with no friends, no family, and no chance for recovery...
Discovered in the Amazon jungles--and developed in secret--an experimentental treatment has been administered to the subjects. The results are miraculous. Until the patients start dying...
Dr. Susan Keane is passionately dedicated to her work, and deeply alarmed by the tragic events unfolding in the cancer ward. Protocol is breaking down--and so are her patients. But when Susan begins to investigate the origins of the unathorized "treatment," her darkest suspicions fall upon her own coworkers--the doctors she has come to know and love. Even worse, the surviving patients are now carriers of this lethal infection. If it becomes airborne, at least five million people will be at risk. And Susan cannot hope to contain the epidemic...
Because one of her patients is missing.
Original title: The Protocol
Genre: Fiction→ Crime and Mystery→ Suspense