After a woman comes to Bunker Hill with a mysterious lung ailment, James ties other respiratory cases in her area to possible contamination from a microchip factory; a man can't walk despite his legs being in good condition.
Pure Genius episode guide
James attempts a radical anti-viral treatment to help a man ravaged by HIV; and makes a special connection with Louis Keating's nurse. Meanwhile, Walter must act quick to save his daughter's best friend after she contracts a fatal flesh-eating bacteria.
James and the Bunker Hill surgeons attempt to make medical history with the largest chain of internationally paired kidney donations ever, comprised of eight simultaneous organ transplants and 16 surgeries. Also, Zoe and Malik agree to go on a real date
The optimism of a young leukemia patient inspires James to become a better person; James confesses his feelings for Zoe; Julianna's Christmas visit with Walter reveals the strain of their long-distance marriage.
Walter and the Bunker Hill team must attempt a remote surgery when someone on the International Space Station needs an emergency procedure; the team takes advantage of social media to find the source of an E. coli outbreak.
James encourages a hockey player with a spinal injury to undergo risky surgery that might enable him to walk again; FDA executive Julianna Wallace is encouraged to approve a new skin bioprinting trial.
James employs risky robotic surgery to treat his elementary school teacher's aggressive form of cancer; a guilt-ridden combat veteran refuses high-tech treatment that could restore his lost vision.
James suggests a cutting-edge method for restoring a police officer's memories after the officer suffers a brain injury during a car crash; the team tries to help an obese woman with an appetite suppression device.
Malik is determined to use a new procedure with spider silk to save a young boy's crushed legs; a young woman resists getting a much needed liver transplant when she's told the donor is her estranged father.
A young tech billionaire builds the ultimate cutting-edge hospital that treats only the most rare and insurmountable medical mysteries. Lending credibility to this new venture is a maverick surgeon who's the first to discover that his boss's mission is to get bureaucracy out of medicine, use the most forward thinkers in technology, and just save lives - including his own.