VersaLife was a worldwide laboratory organization that people were told was dedicated to trying to find a cure for cancer during the 2020's. It was eventually discovered that they were creating synthetic creatures and performing genetic experiments on humans. The USA Military eventually raided all VersaLife laboratories, destroying all Data and imprisoning the scientists responsible. The freed all the being who were created by VersaLife and let them breed in cities. The Synthetic Creatures were known as Transgenics and the creature-turned-humans were known as Mutants.