Aldo Ferro bargained with the Weapon X Project, developing memory implants for the promise of their anti-aging factor. However, the project reneged on the deal, and the aging Ferro was left to depend on his cybernetics to stay alive.
Maverick was assigned to protect Ferro after the other Team X members learned the truth. However, Ferro betrayed Maverick, and was apparently killed in the resulting battle.
Powers and Abilities
Psi-Borg's cybernetics give him enhanced strength, speed, endurance, reflexes, and armored protection.
He has the ability to psionically alter memories and perceptions as well as 'scrambling' the alpha waves in others' brains