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Theranos Leaders Indicted For Fraud
Theranos Leaders Indicted For Fraud
Ashley Yeager | Jun 18, 2018
Federal prosecutors filed criminal charges that allege the company’s promise to revolutionize blood testing swindled investors out of hundreds of millions of dollars and put patients in danger.
SEC Charges Theranos With Fraud
SEC Charges Theranos With Fraud
Jim Daley | Mar 14, 2018
The company raised more than $700 million based on false claims to investors, according to the complaint.
First Blood Test for Concussion Approved by FDA
First Blood Test for Concussion Approved by FDA
Kerry Grens | Feb 16, 2018
The diagnostic measures two proteins indicative of brain injury.
Researchers Develop Potential Blood Test for Alzheimer’s Disease
Researchers Develop Potential Blood Test for Alzheimer’s Disease
Catherine Offord | Feb 2, 2018
The test uses levels of plasma amyloid-β to estimate the buildup of protein plaques in the brain.
Study: Blood Test Detects Pancreatic Cancer
Study: Blood Test Detects Pancreatic Cancer
Aggie Mika | Jul 14, 2017
A newly identified marker for a common pancreatic cancer may help doctors detect the disease in its earlier stages.
Refunds Coming to Theranos’s Arizona Customers
Refunds Coming to Theranos’s Arizona Customers
Bob Grant | Apr 20, 2017
The blood-testing startup settles a legal dispute with the Arizona attorney general’s office.
Rapid Blood-Type Test
Rapid Blood-Type Test
Jef Akst | Mar 16, 2017
Researchers describe a paper-based blood test that can determine a person’s blood type in just two minutes.
Blood Tests for Prion Disease
Blood Tests for Prion Disease
Joshua A. Krisch | Dec 22, 2016
Two studies describe methods for detecting these misfolded proteins in human blood samples.
USB Stick Rapidly Detects HIV
USB Stick Rapidly Detects HIV
Joshua A. Krisch | Nov 15, 2016
The prototype blood test could eventually be used to diagnose infections in resource-poor regions.
Theranos Withdraws Zika Blood Test
Theranos Withdraws Zika Blood Test
Jef Akst | Sep 1, 2016
The embattled company failed to include proper safeguards, according to federal regulators.