Ever since the FBI raided the HQ of a health startup called uBiome 5 weeks ago, I've been working to piece together what happened. Based on what I learned, trouble's been brewing for years.
. with the definitive account of the shitstorm at uBiome, the poop-testing start-up facing an FBI inquiry
uBiome kept poop in second-hand freezers that lacked temperature monitors. Staff regularly hid from an "abusive" founder. And uBiome had a partnership with Nurx, the subject of a recent NYT investigation over allegations that it stored meds in a closet.