Eric Damer and Caroline Astell, a Professor Emerita of Biochemistry and a former colleauge of Michael Smith, co-authored No Ordinary Mike (Ronsdale, 2004), a biography of the UBC researcher who became a co-recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1993. She knew Smith for 35 years. In 2002 she joined the BC Cancer Agency's Genome Sciences Centre and was on the team that first decoded the SARS genome. See Michael Smith entry.

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