Forbidden Fruit"Forbidden Fruit", published in April 1991, was the 18th issue of DC Comics' 1989 series of Star Trek comics. The issue was edited by Robert Greenberger, with a story written by Dave Stern & Mike O'Brien. The art was pencilled by Mike Manley and inked by Robert Campanella.


Wesley creates an experiment gone awry.

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Beverly CrusherWesley CrusherDataGeordi La ForgeJean-Luc PicardPierceWilliam T. RikerDeanna TroiWorfUSS Enterprise-D personnel (unnamed USS Enterprise-D personnel)

Starships and vehiclesEdit

USS Enterprise-D (Galaxy-class) • USS Santa Maria


Shipboard locationsEdit

USS Enterprise-D 
corridorholodeckobservation loungequarters (Wesley's, guest suite) • ready roomsickbay

Planets and planetoidsEdit

Rovan IV

Stars and systemsEdit


Races and culturesEdit

Referenced only 

States and organizationsEdit

StarfleetUnited Federation of Planets

Science and technologyEdit

alternate timelinediseasehyperportspacestarshiptimetime traveltransporterV'Daran fever

Ranks and titlesEdit

captainchief engineerchief medical officercommandercommanding officercounselordoctorensignfirst officerflight controllerlieutenantlieutenant commanderoperations managersecurity chief

Other referencesEdit

Federation Starfleet ranks (2350s-2360s)insigniaplanetraces and culturesrankrank insigniastardateStarfleet uniformuniform


2366 (stardate 43131.4) 
Wesley tests the hyperport.
2395 (stardate 72781.6) 
Captain Crusher records a log entry confirming that hyperport poisoning created the disease that is decimating Rovan IV.
2396 (stardate 73151.3) 
Pierce obtains his copy of the log entry.





published order
Previous comic:
The Weapon
TNG comics
DC monthly series
Next comic:
The Lesson
chronological order
Previous Adventure:
Who Watches the Watchers?
Memory Beta Chronology Next Adventure:
Doomsday World
Previous Adventure:
Who Watches the Watchers?
Voyages of the
USS Enterprise (NCC-1701-D)
Next Adventure:
Doomsday World
The above chronology placements are based on the primary placement in 2366.
The Memory Beta Chronology places events from this story in two other timeframes:
Previous Adventure:
All Good Things...
Alternate future
Next Adventure:
Forbidden Fruit
Alternate future
Previous Adventure:
Forbidden Fruit
Alternate future
Alternate future
Next Adventure:
The Ashes of Eden

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