In a final effort to save his job he's given an assignment to write a story about the new phenomenon, VitaChrome. While investigating the product he uncovers subtle mutations and behavior disorders that have him scrambling to his old college professor for help. While battling his own self doubt and insecurities, he follows his visceral instincts and uncovers a runaway genetic disaster occurring.
The smoking gun leads him from the corporate world to the jungles of Malaysia to uncover the truth behind the source of this genetic scam. With his job, and eventually his life on the line, Sam tries to expose the catastrophe while a murderous CEO with government connections tries to silence him forever.