In 1988, the DRC was on the frontlines of the battle against the AIDS epidemic. To that end, the DRC had begun infecting sims with HIV in order to test its HIVI formula. The project caused the deaths of 28 sims before HIVI was perfected.
The FCA's DRC is analogous to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the same locale.
- "Freedom", generally.