'The Food and Drug Administration declared the tiny vials used by Theranos Inc. to collect finger-pricked blood from patients an “uncleared medical device” that the laboratory company was shipping across state lines. Inspection reports posted on the agency’s website Tuesday also showed that the FDA found deficiencies in Theranos’s processes for handling customer complaints, monitoring quality and vetting suppliers.'
Tractor beams of science fiction becoming a reality
Two polystyrene beads (3mm aprox. diameter) are trapped inside an invisible acoustic hologram generated from a flat array of miniature loudspeakers (40Khz), in this undated handout photo courtesy of Asier Marzo, Bruce Drinkwater and Sriram Subramanian. REUTERS/Asier Marzo, Bruce Drinkwater and Sriram Subramanian/Handout via Reuters