High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Xenesis is a 2004 techno-thriller by Beat Glogger, a Swiss science journalist, published by Rowohlt Verlag. THe book builds around a theme of livestock that are genetically modified for xenotransplantation, as a remedy for human organ donor shortages. A Film adaptation may be in progress. THe title is an artificial word that combines the words "xenos" -- from the Greek for "alien" -- and "Genesis". XEnesis is the national level technical festival. IT is conducted every year by LDRP Institute of Technology and research, Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India. TEchnical competitions on robotics, technical paper presentations, quizzing, workshops and exhibitions are the major attraction of the event.