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Bad Blood

Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

by John Carreyrou

In 2014, Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes was widely seen as the next Steve Jobs: a brilliant Stanford dropout whose startup "unicorn" promised to revolutionize the medical industry with its breakthrough device, which performed the whole range of laboratory tests from a single drop of blood. Backed by investors such as Larry Ellison and Ti...
Publish Date
2020
January 27
Goodreads rating
4.44
ISBN
9780525431992
Tags
entrepreneurshipbusinessengineeringmedical
Recommendations
4
Recommendations
Aug 20, 2018
I don’t read a lot of page turners. I often find myself unable to put a book down—but they’re not the kinds of books that would keep most people glued to their chairs. Still, I recently found myself reading a book so compelling that I couldn’t turn away.     source