Topic: investigation

Elizabeth Holmes

4. Theranos

If you saw that one word—Theranos—on a blank page, you’d probably need no further explanation why this company, setting itself up as diagnostics 2.0, is a rotten tomato. But, just for self-flagellation, let’s go through the saga and hope that it serves as a warning for the future.

7. Northwest Biotherapeutics

The trials and tribulations of Northwest Bio involve allegations of subterfuge, the FBI, a star investor and some heavy questioning about its strange financial relationship with its contract manufacturer Cognate—not to mention confusion and delay over its cancer vaccine, delisting from the Nasdaq and penny stocks.