The Amazing Spider-Man 2's Daily Bugle viral website has posted a new story today where OsCorp announced that they are shutting down their cross-genetics research program. The main factor in this decision was the gruesome transformation of Dr. Curt Connors (Rhys Ifans) into a reptilian creature known as The Lizard, which took place during The Amazing Spider-Man. Take a look at the full report from Daily Bugle reporter Joy Mercado.

February 28, 2014

Oscorp Ends Cross-Genetics Research

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By Joy Mercado

Oscorp Industries announced today that it has destroyed any and all research it has done in the horrifying field of cross-genetics.

This news comes in the wake of the recent sentencing of former Oscorp geneticist turned terrifying lizard creature Dr. Curt Connors.

Once a pioneer in the field of cross-genetics, Connors' work transformed him into a literal monster who rampaged across Manhattan.

It isn't known if this cross-genetics announcement will play into The Amazing Spider-Man 2 story or not. Stay tuned for more Daily Bugle viral stories as we near closer and closer to The Amazing Spider-Man 2's release on May 2.