Prostate Snatchers

Invasion of the Prostate Snatchers – No More Unnecessary Biopsies, Radical Treatment or Loss of Sexual Potency By Blum, Ralph – 2010

Medical technology has advanced remarkably, providing better treatment options and improving the patients’ outcomes. The book was written jointly by a doctor and a patient, and is very readable. Hardcover, 300 pages.

Biopunk

Biopunk – DIY Scientists Hack the Software of Life, Marcus Wohlsen, – 2011

If the base-pair sequence contained in your genes’ DNA can be compared with computer programs, and the technology to modify genes is increasingly understood, then open source programmers have broad new horizons. Hardcover, 200 pages.