| REBIS [Larry Trainor]|
Real Name: Larry Trainor
Aliases: Negative Man
First Appearance: (Larry Trainor, Negative Man): My Greatest Adventure #80 (June 1963)
(Eleanore Poole, Rebis): Doom Patrol Vol. 2 #19 (February 1989)
Rebis is the name of the strange amalgam of pilot Larry Trainor, Doctor Eleonore Poole, and an enigmatic Negative Energy Being of unknown origin. Years ago, the Being encountered Trainor during a flying accident and merged with him. making him radioactive and giving him superhuman powers. As the Negative Man, Trainor fought with the Doom Patrol for years before being presumed dead. For a while, the Energy Being merged with Colonel Valentina Vostok, who called herself Negative Woman. When Trainor reappeared alive, the Being once again merged with him, this time adding a third part to the mix: Trainor's physician Eleonore Poole. The new hermaphroditical being called itself Rebis and joined the Doom Patrol during one of the team's strangest phases. After defeating the Candlemaker and being reborn, Rebis left the team to explore the otherdimensional Danny the World. His/her current whereabouts are unknown.
Rebis is a thinker and philosopher with the ability to emit the powerful Energy Being from his/her body and make it do virtually whatever he/she wishes. However, the Being has to return to his/her body within 60 seconds, or Rebis will die.