In 1997, a deranged man committed a series of crimes at University Hospital. He claimed was infected by animals from the facility. He was only trying to cure himself.
Which is more dangerous, disease or fear? When a thief breaks into a research lab, he comes away a multi-million-dollar secret. He is also bitten by an animal. A young reporter is convinced that the thief is infected with an experimental disease that makes the victims more sexually aggressive and violent. Blood and sex form a chain of infection, but has the reporter unleashed a virus of paranoia via her stories? Viral Fear plays out the drama of risk and benefit, public and personal good, life and death. In science there is always a right answer, at what price?
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About the author: Robert Aardvark is a former biological and psychological research scientist for the U.S. military. He now a civilian living in Southern California. His next book is a science fiction thriller titled Naked Whales. You can e-mail him at Robert.Aardvark@outlook.com