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Theranos Goes Under
Sukanya Charuchandra | Sep 5, 2018
The discredited blood-testing company announced its decision to close in a company-wide email.
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
Jim Daley | Mar 14, 2018
The company raised more than $700 million based on false claims to investors, according to the complaint.
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.
Walgreens Sues Theranos for $140 Million
Joshua A. Krisch | Nov 9, 2016
The drugstore giant is accusing the blood-testing company of breach of contract, although the full details of the suit have not been disclosed.
TS Picks: October 24, 2016
Tracy Vence | Oct 24, 2016
Theranos’s bad blood tests; presidential science lessons; “three-parent” babies
Theranos Restructuring with Research Focus
Tracy Vence | Oct 6, 2016
The blood-testing company is shutting down clinical labs, laying off more than 300 employees across three states.
Theranos Withdraws Zika Blood Test
Jef Akst | Aug 31, 2016
The embattled company failed to include proper safeguards, according to federal regulators.
Theranos CEO Presents New Device
Kerry Grens | Aug 2, 2016
The troubled firm’s medical conference appearance didn’t deliver the evidence many hoped for.
Theranos CEO Banned from Running Labs for Two Years
Tanya Lewis | Jul 8, 2016
Federal regulators also revoked a certificate for the company’s Newark, California lab.