IDENTITY X IS THE STORY OF A SCIENTIST WHO FINDS THE CURE FOR GENETIC DISEASE USING A SERUM THAT IS ABLE TO RECONSTRUCT DNA. DRIVEN BY WATCHING HIS FATHER SUCCUMB TO HUNTINGTON’S DISEASE AND UNDERSTANDING THAT HIS SON WILL FACE THE SAME FATE, HE SPENDS ENDLESS HOURS IN THE LABORATORY PERFECTING THE SERUM. AFTER 4 LONG YEARS HE IS SUCCESSFUL BUT THEN HIS WORLD TURNS UPSIDE DOWN. NO ONE IS WHO THEY SEEM TO BE – EVEN HIS WIFE AND HIS BEST FRIEND – IT IS A HORRIBLE PLOT BY THE GOVERNMENT TO BUILD AN INDESTRUCTIBLE ARMY. HOW CAN BEN SURVIVE AND WHAT BECOMES OF HIS FAMILY??
How are you supposed to survive when you are already dead?
Ben Stone has one aim; discover the cure for genetic disease. He watched his father die and promised himself that it would never happen again, especially to his own son. After his appointment as lead researcher in Bionics Laboratories he begins his desperate research. It takes four years, but he succeeds. He discovers NEMREC, a serum able to reconstruct DNA and cure the diseases that have driven him. It should be the beginning of a new future, but by changing the face of the world, he has unwittingly destroyed his own.
His world falls apart
After arriving at his laboratory to find that it has disappeared, he is sucked into a world of conspiracy and betrayal. The Agency wants NEMREC and will do anything to get it, believing it to be the most powerful scientific discovery in decades. But it wasn’t just NEMREC that they wanted. The Agency wanted Ben dead, but somehow he survived. His best friend, his wife, and Ami, the beautiful scientist who he has fallen for at work all offer to help him, but each has a different version of the truth. They all have their own agenda, only one of them wants what he wants, and in a world where you are already dead, how is it that you are supposed to survive?
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