The Code Breaker by Walter Isaacson
Call Number: QH440 .I83 2021
When Jennifer Doudna was in sixth grade, she came home one day to find that her dad had left a paperback, titled "The Double Helix", on her bed. She became enthralled.Driven by a passion to understand how nature works and to turn discoveries into inventions, she would help to make what the book's author, James Watson, told her was the most important biological advance since his codiscovery of the structure of DNA. Known as CRISPR, it opened a brave new world of medical miracles and moral questions. Her story is a thrilling detective tale.