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"Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup" by John Carreyrou

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"Bad Blood" presents the full inside story of the breathtaking rise and shocking collapse of a multibillion-dollar startup, written by the prize-winning journalist who first broke the story and pursued it to the end in the face of pressure and threats from the CEO and her lawyers.  In 2014, Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Holmes was widely seen as the female Steve Jobs, who promised to revolutionize the medical industry with a machine that would make blood tests significantly faster and easier.Theranos sold shares in a fundraising round that valued the company at $9 billion, putting Holmes's worth at an estimated $4.7 billion. There was just one problem: The technology didn't work. Read about the biggest corporate fraud since Enron in this fascinating book.
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