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Abbott Opens New State-of-the-Art R&D Facility to Help Bring Medicines to Patients Faster
Date:6/12/2008

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ABBOTT PARK, Ill., June 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today Abbott (NYSE: ABT) officially opens its new Formulation Development Center at the company's headquarters in Abbott Park, Ill. The new facility provides leading capabilities for the formulation of new investigational medicines that have the potential to treat cancer and other deadly diseases. The center's technology and equipment will help enable Abbott to expedite its development programs, potentially bringing innovative new pharmaceuticals to patients faster.

"The new formulation center is a clear example of Abbott's commitment to advancing scientific innovation," said John Leonard, M.D., senior vice president, Pharmaceuticals, Research and Development, Abbott. "With the growing number of compounds in Abbott's pipeline, the new center utilizes the latest technology to accelerate the development of future medicines."

The Formulation Development Center supports programs for both potent (drugs with highly active ingredients that require special handling) and non-potent oral compounds. This includes state-of-the-art capabilities for the safe formulation of potent compounds, such as cancer therapies, that are increasingly becoming more effective at low-dose levels.

Abbott's new facility is focused on transforming complex molecules from the laboratory into tablets and capsules that can be used in pre-clinical and clinical studies to determine safety and efficacy. Formulation is an important step in the research and development process, providing a crucial link between the laboratory and commercial manufacturing. Formulation and process work
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