Name: ADAM units
Classification: supporting character
First Appearance: (ZERO) New Mutants (vol. 1) #86 (Feb. 1990); (another ADAM unit) Cable (vol. 1) #1 (May 1993): "Rocks and Waves"
Number of appearances: 3
Gender: not applicable
Note: line of peace-keeping androids Zero belongs to
ADAM units are peace-keeping androids that hail from the possible Earth future identified as "Earth-4935." "ADAM" stands for "Algorithmic wavelength Dampening Ambient energy absorbing Modulator."
The android known as "Zero" of the Mutant Liberation Front is the best known example of the "ADAM" units. But he is not the only one. An ADAM unit identified as "Eleven" was portrayed in Cable #s 1 and 2. Furthermore, other ADAM units have been mentioned but not seen "on panel." These include One-Ten, Twelve, and Thirteen.
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