For more news about West Coast life sciences, health care, and biotech, sign up to receive “Go West,” STAT’s weekly newsletter.

SAN FRANCISCO — In Alex Gibney’s career as a documentarian, he’s spent a lot of time peering into ingenious fraudsters, liars, and questionable charismatic figures. Among them: the Enron executives, the cyclist Lance Armstrong, and Scientology leader David Miscavige.

Unlock this article by subscribing to STAT Plus and enjoy your first 30 days free!

GET STARTED

What is it?

STAT Plus is STAT's premium subscription service for in-depth biotech, pharma, policy, and life science coverage and analysis. Our award-winning team covers news on Wall Street, policy developments in Washington, early science breakthroughs and clinical trial results, and health care disruption in Silicon Valley and beyond.

What's included?

  • Daily reporting and analysis
  • The most comprehensive industry coverage from a powerhouse team of reporters
  • Subscriber-only newsletters
  • Daily newsletters to brief you on the most important industry news of the day
  • Online intelligence briefings
  • Frequent opportunities to engage with veteran beat reporters and industry experts
  • Exclusive industry events
  • Premium access to subscriber-only networking events around the country
  • The best reporters in the industry
  • The most trusted and well-connected newsroom in the health care industry
  • And much more
  • Exclusive interviews with industry leaders, profiles, and premium tools, like our CRISPR Trackr.

Leave a Comment

Please enter your name.
Please enter a comment.

  • It is telling that Errol Morris has seemingly lost stature as a reveal the truth documentarian despite his contributing–unknowingly, but gullibly–in the selling of this fraud. all he had to do was take an Edison blood test and a genuine blood test to see it was a scam.

Sign up for our Daily Recap newsletter

A roundup of STAT’s top stories of the day in science and medicine

Privacy Policy