Reluctantly agreeing to help a cancer-stricken patient to protect his flock of valuable gamecocks, Colorado emergency room doctor Carmen Nguyen discovers that the birds, who were raised on uranium-rich soil, hold powerful chromosomal information that a ruthless businessman is taking extreme lengths to acquire the genetic bombshell with the shocking power to transform a species.
Colorado -- Fiction.
Emergency physicians -- Fiction.
Game fowl -- Fiction.
Uranium mines and mining -- Fiction.
Vietnamese American women -- Fiction.
Women physicians -- Fiction.