#Theranos

.San Jose, CA, USA
Elizabeth Holmes, left, was touted as the "next Steve Jobs" as her company Theranos claimed to have developed revolutionary healthcare technology. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@eholmes2003)

  • Elizabeth Holmes' company Theranos claimed to have revolutionised healthcare
  • It claimed its machine Edison could diagnose up to 200 conditions with just a drop of blood
  • By 2018, the company had collapsed with Holmes facing up to 20 years in prison and a nearly $3 million fine