Originally posted by normbenign
What people "know" based on formal government school education is highly overrated.
If it was a fraud, it was a good enough one to raise billions of $ in investor capital.
I often wonder, when a big hit goes down in flames, if it isn't the powerful and jealous competitors who bring it down.
Google it you'll find that the tests on Theranos equipment were way off when they finally allowed side by side testing.
Holmes was a money person, glib and fast talking, got a lot of investors, but she didn't develop squat, others did that, and it didn't work.
She's now worried about criminal charges for financial and medical fraud.
Her 9 billion dollar company ain't worth a nickle now.
Also ex Theranos employees have nothing good to say about her slave driver management style. She is not popular with people that have worked for her.
I think she may be a little nuts, in her interviews she comes across as being weird.