This happened at least a half dozen times with The Facade — something in the book becomes news after the fact.  Here we go again with The Portent:

From the Christian Science Monitor: Why did Harvard Scientists Hold a ‘Secret’ Synthetic Genome Meeting?

This is why you should be reading my fiction (The Facade, The Portent). Time to put down the formulaic, shallow Christian fiction you get at Christian bookstore and graduate to something intelligent.