In 2373, the struggle had intensified to such a degree that the Regent approached a pair of arms dealers, Hagath and Gaila, in order to obtain a means of eradicating 28 million people on the rebellious world. Prions or a mutagenic retrovirus were recommended as the most effective solutions.
In order to prevent this potential genocide, Quark clandestinely invited Nassuc and other members of the Palamarian Freedom Brigade to Deep Space 9. The two parties crossed paths aboard the station, and a firefight broke out in a cargo bay. The Regent was subsequently killed by a purification squad dispatched by Nassuc. (DS9: "Business as Usual")