An attempt to rid New York of disease-carrying insects gives rise to a genetically engineered species of giant cockroaches with a taste for meat.

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To respond to a cockroach-spread plague threatening to decimate the child population of New York, biologist Susan Tyler and her team concoct a strand of "Judas" bugs meant to eradicate the problem-causing roaches. Once they are done with the roaches , though, the bugs turn on to their next prey--humans.