Summary: Episode starts with suspect fleeing police bleeding green then Mulder getting a call from Deep Throat. Deep Throat tips Mulder to government-run alien-human hybrid research. Season ends with Deep Throat being shot and uttering “Trust No One”, Mulder calling Scully in the middle of the night: “They’re shutting us down”, Cigarette Smoking Man storing alien sample in large Pentagon storage room.
Location: Baltimore, Maryland. Gaithersburg, Maryland. Washington, DC.
Mentions of the Human Genome Project and gene therapy as cutting edge work.