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    Abbott Hosts Conference Call for Second-Quarter Earnings

    PR Newswire – 9:00 AM ET 07/01/2015

    ABBOTT PARK, Ill., July 1, 2015 Abbott will announce its second-quarter 2015 financial results on Wednesday, July 22, 2015, before the market opens.

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    Abbott Labs to Vote in Favor of Mylan's Perrigo Deal

    DJ Business News – 10:22 AM ET 06/16/2015

    Abbott Laboratories (ABT) said Tuesday that it intends to vote its 14.5% stake in Mylan NV (MYL) in favor of Mylan's proposed acquisition of rival Perrigo Co. (PRGO), a move for Mylan to help it fend off a potential takeover of its own. "As both Mylan's largest shareholder and its partner through our continued manufacturing relationships, we believe Mylan's stand-alone strategy and acquisition of Perrigo (PRGO) will further enhance its platform," Abbott Chief Executive Miles White said.

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    Abbott Labs supports Mylan's bid to buy Perrigo

    MarketWatch – 9:27 AM ET 06/16/2015

    Abbott Laboratories (ABT) said on Tuesday it plans to vote its 14.5% stake in Mylan N.V. (MYL) to support Mylan's bid to buy generics company Ireland-based Perrigo Co. (PRGO). "As both Mylan's largest shareholder and its partner through our continued manufacturing relationships, Abbott has considered the entire situation and we believe Mylan's standalone strategy and acquisition of Perrigo (PRGO) will further enhance its platform, is strategically compelling, value enhancing for shareholders,...

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    Mylan Issues Statement in Response to Abbott's Support for Perrigo Transaction

    PR Newswire – 9:19 AM ET 06/16/2015

    HERTFORDSHIRE, England and PITTSBURGH, June 16, 2015Mylan N.V. (MYL) today issued the following statement regarding Abbott Laboratories' (ABT) announced intention to support Mylan's offer to acquire Perrigo Company plc (PRGO) and vote in favor of this acquisition at Mylan's upcoming shareholder meeting.

  5. Abbott Labs to vote its stake in Mylan in favor of Mylan's bid to buy Perrigo

    MarketWatch – 9:14 AM ET 06/16/2015
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    Abbott Affirms its Support for Mylan Standalone Strategy and Will Vote its Mylan Shares in Favor of Mylan's Proposed Acquisition of Perrigo

    PR Newswire – 9:00 AM ET 06/16/2015

    ABBOTT PARK, Ill., June 16, 2015 Abbott today confirmed its continued support for Mylan N.V's growth strategy by stating its intent to vote its 14.5 percent stake in Mylan in favor of Mylan's proposed acquisition of Perrigo.

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    Abbott Declares 366th Consecutive Quarterly Dividend

    PR Newswire – 10:28 AM ET 06/12/2015

    ABBOTT PARK, Ill., June 12, 2015The board of directors of Abbott today declared a quarterly common dividend of 24 cents per share. This marks the 366th consecutive quarterly dividend to be paid by Abbott since 1924.

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    RBCC Explores New Pharmaceutical Compounding Opportunities in Booming Personalized Medicine Industry

    Business Wire – 5:00 AM ET 06/02/2015

    As Rainbow Coral Corp. works to diversify its rapidly growing biotech business, the company is exploring new opportunities to provide innovative new products and services to the pharmaceutical compounding industry. Pharmaceutical compounding is a form of personalized medicine in which a pharmacist creates a particular pharmaceutical product to suit a patient’s unique needs.

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    PRESS DIGEST- New York Times business news - May 26

    Reuters – 12:33 AM ET 05/26/2015

    The following are the top stories on the New York Times business pages. * Charter Communications Inc (CHTR) is close to buying Time Warner Cable Inc (TWC), and a deal could be announced as soon as Tuesday, people close to the talks said.

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    China Diabetes Management Devices Market Growth to be Driven by Rise in Sedentary Lifestyle and Life Expectancy and Patient Compliant Technologies Especially for Insulin Pump and CGM

    PR Newswire – 10:40 AM ET 05/20/2015

    LONDON and NEW YORK, May 20, 2015 China, with 100 million diabetics has already outpaced other nations in terms of number of diabetics.

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    Abbott Announces CE Mark for New Advancement of Absorb Stent System for People with Heart Disease

    PR Newswire – 8:00 AM ET 05/19/2015

    PARIS, May 19, 2015 Abbott announced today that it has received CE Mark for the latest advancement of its Absorb stent system, called Absorb GT1™, which combines the world's first fully dissolving stent with a next-generation delivery catheter to help doctors treat people with heart disease.

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    Credits & Debits

    DJ Business News – 8:30 PM ET 05/18/2015

    Statoil ASA (STO), a Norwegian oil producer, transporter and refiner, appointed Hans Jakob Hegge chief financial officer, effective Aug. 1. Mr. Hegge is a senior vice president focused on operations in the Norwegian Sea and Barents Sea. He will succeed Torgrim Reitan.

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    How a drink for babies became the adult hangover cure of choice

    MarketWatch – 11:02 AM ET 05/17/2015

    Pedialyte, that perennially popular oral electrolyte for ailing kids, has a new target consumer in mind. Adult usage of the brand, owned by Similac formula parent Abbott Laboratories (ABT), has grown by almost 60% since 2012. Adults now make up more than one-third of Pedialyte's sales, up from a historical average of 10% to 15%, Heather Mason, an executive vice president at Abbott, said in an interview. The Pedialyte brand doesn't disclose its actual sales, but Nielsen tracking shows retail...

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    The 10 biggest business stories this week

    MarketWatch – 1:29 PM ET 05/15/2015

    An interesting tech merger, oil-stock picks and the conflict between bulls and bears led the news. MarketWatch rounded up the 10 most important news events of the past week. We focused on market-related issues, but we've included other subjects of interest to readers.

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    AstraZeneca digs into precision medicine with lung, heart deals

    Reuters – 7:01 PM ET 05/12/2015

    * Drugmaker taking personalised healthcare beyond cancer. * Deal with Abbott to develop diagnostic for asthma drug. * Tie-up with Montreal scientists on heart disease genes. By Ben Hirschler. AstraZeneca (AZN) is diving deeper into personalised healthcare with two projects that move the concept beyond cancer into respiratory disorders and heart disease.

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    India Coronary Stent Market to be Tripled by 2021

    PR Newswire – 4:24 AM ET 05/05/2015

    LONDON, May 5, 2015 - No one has covered cath labs in India like us: ABMRG. - Primary research covering 700 angioplasty centres in 150 cities.

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    Abbott's First-of-its-Kind Blood Test to Aid in Detecting Early Pregnancy Could Help Doctors Make Faster Treatment Decisions for Women

    PR Newswire – 9:00 AM ET 04/30/2015

    ABBOTT PARK, Ill., April 30, 2015Women account for nearly 60 percent of visits to emergency departments in the United States.1 In emergency situations, it is critical for doctors to know the pregnancy status of women who are of childbearing age as soon as possible, since this influences decision-making when it comes to medications, imaging, surgery and other clinical care.

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    Makers of Baby Formula Press Their Case on WIC Program

    DJ Business News – 7:51 PM ET 04/27/2015

    Capitol Hill lawmakers will soon be wrestling over the future of one of the nation's biggest food-assistance programs, and the makers of infant formula are among the unlikely players in the middle of the scrum. The law authorizing the $6 billion-a-year WIC program, which provides food vouchers to pregnant or postpartum women and their young children, is up for renewal this year. One of the largest formula makers has suggested the program's eligibility should be tightened,...

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    The Rise of the 'Stichting,' an Obscure Takeover Defense

    DJ Business News – 12:30 PM ET 04/22/2015

    LONDON--A centuries-old Dutch legal structure that has become a popular self-defense tool for companies and wealthy individuals could play a leading role in a takeover battle now shaping up. Israel's Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (TEVA) said Tuesday it is bidding $40 billion for Mylan NV (MYL), a drug company with headquarters in Canonsburg, Pa., but incorporated in the Netherlands. In early April, moving preemptively to thwart such an offer, a Dutch law firm submitted paperwork on...

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    Abbott says its payoff from Mylan deal surged

    Reuters – 12:09 PM ET 04/22/2015

    Abbott Laboratories (ABT) on Wednesday said its initial proceeds of $5.3 billion from the recent sale to Mylan of part of its generic drug business were now worth more than $7 billion because of appreciation of the stock it obtained in the deal.


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