The ambitious projects being pursued by Verily, Google's life science company, might not be going as well as hoped or promoted, employees and contractors tell Stat News.

The company has been seeking to develop a so-called 'Tricorder' as a diagnostic tool, contact lenses to gauge blood glucose levels in diabetic patients, and embarking on a clinical study called Baseline to define a healthy person, but Stat News reports that these projects have run into problems.

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