In 2023, the last known Paradise Corporation Bio research centers were abandoned. As far as can be seen, progress was very slow on a Cure. Whiling extracting resources from a Bio center in New York, it was discovered that many believed the Female strand was the key to creating a cure. No more information exists.
Though commonly known today, late-stage infected have been found to have large external and internal growths and changes. These changes can and will affect the behavior and physical traits of the infected.
Large green tumor like growths are a common identifier for late-stage infected.
The outbreak was caused by the combination of two strands of the same virus.
When a Male strand is introduced into a host with the Female strand present, the Female strand parasitically takes control of the Male, and then forces it to take over the host's body and organs.