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NeoGenomics Enters into Strategic Supply Agreement with Abbott for Development of a Melanoma Cancer Test

FT. MYERS, Fla., July 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NeoGenomics, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: NGNM), a leading provider of cancer genetics testing services announced today that it has entered into a Strategic Supply Agreement with Abbott (NYSE: ABT ). The Agreement provides for Abbott t...

Schmidt & Clark, LLP: FDA Reports Show Abbott Labs Subsidiary Failed to Disclose Parasite Eye Infections Tied to Contact Lens Solution

WASHINGTON, June 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Washington, D.C.-based law firm of Schmidt & Clark, LLP , is announcing the results of an inspection conducted by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration where investigators determined that a subsidiary of Abbott Park, Ill.-based Abbott La...

Feeding America and Abbott Partner For Hurricane Relief

Abbott Donates Relief Supplies to Expedite Immediate Hurricane Response CHICAGO, May 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Feeding America today announced that it is working with the global health care company, Abbott, to pre-position nutritional products in 20 food banks throughout the Southeast Uni...

Dr. Abbott J. Krieger Joins Avery Biomedical Devices, Inc. as Chief Clinical Liaison

COMMACK, N.Y., April 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- It is with great privilege that Avery Biomedical Devices, Inc. (ABD) announces the appointment of Abbott Krieger, M.D., F.A.C.S. as Chief Clinical Liaison. Dr. Krieger's expertise with Avery breathing pacemakers began in 1981 while he was Chie...

Fujirebio Diagnostics and Abbott Agree To Develop New Ovarian Cancer Test for Abbott's Architect(R) Analyzers

Test may help physicians identify effective treatment earlier MALVERN, Pa. and Abbott Park, Ill., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Fujirebio Diagnostics, Inc. and Abbott have signed a license agreement to develop a new ovarian cancer test for use on Abbott's automated ARCHITECT(R) diagnostic analyze...

Rubicon Genomics Announces a Licensing Agreement With Abbott to Develop and Commercialize DNA Methylation Cancer Tests

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Rubicon Genomics today announced a licensing agreement with Abbott, which marks the achievement of significant milestones within their on-going Research and Option Agreement for development and commercialization of Rubicon MethylPlex(TM) methylation detect...

(Multimedia Version): Abbott Receives FDA Approval for TRILIPIX(TM) (fenofibric acid), First and Only Fibrate Indicated for Use in Combination With a Statin for Cholesterol Management

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Abbott's TRILIPIX(TM) (fenofibric acid) delayed-release capsules for use along with diet to help lower triglycerides and LDL cholesterol, and to raise HDL cholesterol in patients with...

Video: Magic Johnson Foundation and Abbott Call for Greater Prevention, Testing and Treatment on World AIDS Day

Earvin 'Magic' Johnson and Cookie Johnson Public Service Announcement (PSA) focuses on HIV/AIDS and African Americans ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, on the 20th anniversary of World AIDS Day, the Magic Johnson Foundation and Abbott are calling on the pub...

Now Playing: Spike Lee Stands with Earvin 'Magic' Johnson, Cookie Johnson and Abbott to Launch National PSA Campaign

LOS ANGELES, June 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, Earvin "Magic" Johnson ( http://www.magicjohnson.com/index.php?/foundation/ ), Cookie Johnson, Abbott ( http://www.abbott.com/ ) (NYSE: ABT ) and the Magic Johnson Foundation launched a public service announcement campaign as part of the "I...

American Diabetes Association Receives $450,000 Grant From Abbott Fund for Latino Community Initiatives

Grant Will Fund Chicago Latino Outreach Program and National Latino Outreach Toolkit CHICAGO, June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The American Diabetes Association (ADA) was recently awarded a $450,000 grant from Abbott Fund to support the ADA's Chicago Latino Outreac...

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Abbott in Medical Technology

HIV/AIDS Research Network Recommends Use of Abbott RealTime Viral Load Test for NIH-Sponsored Clinical Trials

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., May 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Abbott RealTi m e HIV-1 Assay and Abbott m 2000 System have been recommended as a standard protocol for viral load testing in HIV/AIDS clinical trials sponsored by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This recommendation was ma...

XIENCE(TM) V Drug Eluting Stent from Abbott Outperforms Market-Leading Stent in Reducing Major Adverse Cardiac Events at Two Years

Patients Treated with XIENCE V in SPIRIT III Trial Experience Better Long-Term Clinical Outcomes, Lower Rates of Stent Thrombosis than Patients Treated with TAXUS BARCELONA, Spain, May 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Long-term data presented for the first time today f...

Two Abbott Studies Reaffirm Carotid Artery Stenting as a Safe and Effective Treatment to Reduce Risk of Stroke

EXACT and CAPTURE 2 Findings Suggest Improved Outcomes in Carotid Artery Stenting ABBOTT PARK, Ill., March 26, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Positive 30-day results from two Abbott studies confirm that carotid stenting can be performed with positive results by physicians with a variety of backgro...

Isis Reports Strong Financial Results and Highlights for Second Quarter of 2009

...pro forma and GAAP measures, which is explained later in this release. As a result of selling Isis' diagnostic subsidiary, Ibis Biosciences, to abbott Molecular Inc. (AMI) in the first quarter of 2009, Isis is reporting Ibis' financial results as discontinued operations. Accordingly, Isis has presen...

Infant Formula Company Teams With the University of Virginia Pediatrics Department to Conduct Clinical Studies

...f Mead Johnson & Co. Similac(R) Advance(R) are registered trademarks of abbott Laboratories. PBM store-brand formula is neither made by nor affiliated with Mead Johnson or abbott Laboratories. Contact: Joe Shields Director of P...

Lower Extremity Peripheral Vascular Stent and Balloon Catheter Markets to Exceed $180 Million in Europe by 2013

...e years to come." MRG's European Markets for Peripheral Vascular Devices 2009 report provides coverage of key industry competitors, including abbott Vascular, Boston Scientific, Cook Medical, Cordis, C. R. Bard, Medtronic Vascular, Terumo Medical, W. L. Gore, and many more. About Millennium R...

Boston Scientific Launches Third-Generation Platinum Chromium Drug-Eluting Stent

...abeled Xience V(R) Everolimus-Eluting Coronary Stent System manufactured by abbott and distributed by Boston Scientific. Xience V is a trademark of the abbott Laboratories group of companies. Boston Scientific is a worldwide develop...

Journal of American College of Cardiology Article Reports Fewer Repeat Procedures With Boston Scientific's TAXUS(R) Liberte(R) Stent

...abeled XIENCE V(R) Everolimus-Eluting Coronary Stent System manufactured by abbott and distributed by Boston Scientific. XIENCE V is a trademark of the abbott Laboratories group of companies. Cypher is a trademark of Cordis Corporati...

ePharmaSolutions' Clinical Trial Investigator Portal Wins Bio-IT World 2009 Best Practice Award

...ch users from 107 countries for the top 20 pharmaceutical companies in the world. "To be selected along side such companies as Wyeth, GSK, Merck, abbott and AstraZeneca is truly an honor," said Enrico DePaolis, President & Chief Operating Officer for ePharmaSolutions. "Our teams have been working ...

New Data for Abbott's TRILIPIX(R) (fenofibric acid) in Combination with Rosuvastatin Calcium Shows Improvement on Key Lipids for Cholesterol Management

...e-FirstCall/ -- Data from a new study showed that abbott 's TRILIPIX(R) (fenofibric acid) delayed-release c...ipix_pi.pdf . Visit www.trilipix.com or call abbott Medical Information at 1-800-633-9110 for more information about TRILIPIX. About abbott ...

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Abbott in Medical Products

Streck-Sheath WBC Reagent

Description:... Use Streck-Sheath to count and classify white blood cells on the abbott CELL-DYN® 3000, 3500 and 3700. The shelf life is two years from date of manufacture...
Company:Streck

Streck-Lysing Agent IIIA Lytic Reagent

Description:... the simultaneous quantitative determination of hemoglobin and white blood cells. Streck-Lysing Agent IIIA is manufactured specifically for use on the abbott CELL-DYN® 1700. The shelf life is two years from date of manufacture....
Company:Streck

Streck-Lysing Agent III Lytic Reagent

Description:...c reagent manufactured for the simultaneous quantitative determinations of hemoglobin and white blood cells. Streck-Lysing Agent III is for use on the abbott CELL-DYN® 1400 and 1600. The shelf life is two years from date of manufacture....
Company:Streck

Streck-Kleen Concentrate Enzymatic Cleanser

Description:... A concentrated enzymatic cleanser manufactured for automated and semi-automated hematology instruments. It is for use on all abbott CELL-DYN® hematology analyzers, non-differential and differential instruments. The shelf life is 16 months from date of manufacture....
Company:Streck

Streck-Hemoglobin/Lyse Lytic Reagent

Description:... Streck-Hemoglobin/Lyse is a lytic reagent for the quantitative determination of hemoglobin on the abbott CELL-DYN® 3000. The shelf life is two years from the date of manufacture....
Company:Streck

Streck-CD3500 Hemoglobin/Lyse Lytic Reagent

Description:... Streck-CD3500 Hemoglobin/Lyse is a lytic reagent for the quantitative determination of hemoglobin on the abbott CELL-DYN® 3500 and 3700. The shelf life is two years from the date of manufacture....
Company:Streck

Streck-Diluent CD Balanced Electrolyte Solution

Description:... Streck-Diluent CD is a balanced electrolyte solution manufactured specifically for use as a diluent for blood cell counting and sizing on the abbott CELL-DYN® 1800....
Company:Streck

Streck-Diluent III Plus Balanced Electrolyte Solution

Description:... Streck-Diluent III Plus is a balanced electrolyte solution manufactured specifically for use as a diluent for blood cell counting and sizing on the abbott CELL-DYN® 3000, 3500 and 3700. The shelf life is two years from date of manufacture....
Company:Streck

Streck-Diluent III Balanced Electrolyte Solution

Description:...d sizing. Streck-Diluent III is for use on the Coulter® Counter S Plus JR, ST, JS, JT, S-Plus IV, V, VI with three-part differential and STKR, and abbott CELL-DYN® 1400 and 1600. The shelf life is two years from date of manufacture....
Company:Streck

Streck-Diluent IIIA Balanced Electrolyte Solution

Description:... Streck-Diluent IIIA is a balanced electrolyte solution manufactured specifically for use as a diluent for blood cell counting and sizing on the abbott CELL-DYN® 1700. The shelf life is one year from date of manufacture....
Company:Streck
Abbott in Biological News

University of Texas at Austin engineer elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

...imes daily. The technology, the core of ThearSense's Freestyle, was quickly adopted for more than a billion painless glucose assays each year. In 2004 abbott Laboratories acquired TheraSense, including FreeStyle and the continuous glucose-monitoring FreeStyle Navigator technologies and patents. "I was fo...

CHIs 5th Biomarker World Congress: Signature Event with Cutting-Edge Agenda

..., Ph.D., Director, Statistics, Biomarker Research, abbott Laboratories Nicholas C. Dracopoli, Ph.D., ...s, Global Pharmaceutical Research and Development, abbott Labs Linda C. Surh, M.D., Ph.D., FRCPC, Dir...Group Leader, Cellular & Molecular Toxicology, abbott Labs David Wholley, Director, Biomarkers Co...

NJIT seminar set for Nov. 6 to focus on bioelectronics -- emerging research area

...c and therapeutic uses for patients. And they will outline available educational paths, careers and research opportunities. David Jamieson, from abbott Laboratory, opens the set with a look at careers. Haim Grebel, PhD, http://www.njit.edu/publicinfo/newsroom/grebel_bio.php will talk about the opti...

Collegiate Inventors Competition recognizes top student inventors

...he Presenting Sponsors of the 2008 Collegiate Inventors Competition are the abbott Fund, the philanthropic foundation of the global health care company Abbott...tret microphone). In addition, the judging panel will include experts from abbott and the USPTO. ...

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News reports on growing role of molecular diagnostics

...es and HER-2 for use with tamoxifen therapy. Other companies covered in the GEN article include Myriad Genetics, Genomic Health, Genoptix, Luminex, abbott Labs, Aureon, Autogenomics, Nanosphere, Navigenics, Osmetech, and Perlegen Sciences. ...

American Society for Microbiology honors Steven A. Rosenberg

...08The 2008 American Society for Microbiology (ASM) abbott Laboratories Award in Clinical and Diagnostic Immu...hool of Medicine and Health Sciences. Sponsored by abbott Laboratories Diagnostics Division, this award reco...h.D. in Biophysics from Harvard University. The abbott Laboratories Award in Clinical and Diagnostic Immu...

American Society for Microbiology honors Bernard Roizman

...nt Award is being presented to Bernard Roizman, Joseph Regenstein Distinguished Service Professor of Virology, The University of Chicago. Sponsored by abbott Laboratories, this is ASM's premier award for sustained, remarkable contributions to the microbiological sciences. Dr. Roizman has been a leader in...

July 2008 highlights

...remain unclear. Although genetic predispositions likely exist, environmental causes have also been suggested. In an article on p. 154 of this issue, abbott and coworkers provide evidence in a primate model that prenatal exposure to androgens, which are elevated in women with PCOS during late gestation, ...

Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News reports on cancer biomarkers

... article include those at Sienna Cancer Diagnostics, Geron, Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute, Gentel Biosciences, Celera, University of Washington, abbott Laboratories, Strategic Diagnostics, Plasma Proteome Institute, and Biosite. ...

The Lancet publishes first clinical trial data of a fully bioabsorbable drug eluting stent

... abbott PARK, Ill., March 13, 2008 Data published today in The Lancet from ABSORB,... artery that is healed to function as it did before it became diseased." abbott is the only company with a fully bioabsorbable drug eluting coronary stent ...
Abbott in Biological Technology

Centocor Ortho Biotech Inc. Awarded $1.67 Billion Patent Jury Verdict from Abbott Laboratories

HORSHAM, Pa., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Centocor Ortho Biotech Inc. announced today that a federal jury has returned a verdict of $1.67 billion against Abbott Laboratories in a patent infringement suit. "We are pleased that the jury has ruled in our favor in the patent litigation case against A...

HUYA Bioscience Announces Strategic Alliance With Abbott on Drug and Biomarker Development Candidates From China

Collaboration will leverage HUYA's growing Chinese bioscience network SAN DIEGO, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- HUYA Bioscience International, a leader in US/China pharmaceutical co-development, today announced an agreement with Abbott to identify and pursue proprietary preclinical and clinical d...

Webcast Alert: Isis Pharmaceuticals Announces That Abbott Exercised Its Option to Acquire Ibis Biosciences

CARLSBAD, Calif., Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISIS ) announces the following webcast: What: Abbott's exercise of its option to purchase Ibis Biosciences, a subsidiary of Isis. Total acquisition price will be $2...

Zimmer Holdings, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Abbott Spine, an Innovator in Spinal Technology

WARSAW, Ind., Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZMH ; SWX: ZMH) announced that certain of its subsidiaries have agreed to acquire the Abbott Spine business from Abbott for approximately $360 million in cash. Zimmer said it expects to fund the purchase price from c...

ImaRx Therapeutics Satisfies Abbott Note Obligation Associated With the Acquisition of Urokinase

TUCSON, Ariz., April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ImaRx Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: IMRX ) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Abbott Laboratories pursuant to which it has satisfied its obligations under its $15 million non-recourse promissory note with Abbott issued in...

Martek Signs Multi-Year Worldwide Sole Source Supply Agreement with Abbott

COLUMBIA, Md., October 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Martek Biosciences Corporation announced today that it has entered into a long-term supply agreement with Abbott Nutrition, a leading worldwide producer of infant formula products including the Similac(R) Advance(R) brand. Martek will serve as...

Wisconsin court affirms damages in Innogenetics, Abbott patent case

Madison, Wis. - The United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin has upheld a $7 million damage verdict against Abbott Laboratories . The Madison-based court affirmed the damage award to Innogenetics , a biopharmaceutical company based in Gent, Belgium, and rejected Abb...

A prognosis for GE and Abbott Diagnostics

What is more important: diagnostics, therapeutics, or prognosis? While all are important, we will in this column see how past history has addressed this question and also how recent events, such as GE's acquisition of Abbott's diagnostics units, shed light on this fundamental issue. It is ...

Promega Announces Agreement with Abbott

Illinois-based Abbott will distribute nucleic acid extraction products that will be manufactured by Promega. Financial details of the agreement were not disclosed. The Abbott/Promega collaboration will provide a system to purify and extract viral RNA from patient samples using Abbott's novel ...

Prix Galien USA Announces 2009 Final Candidates

...EGINTRON(R) Tibotec, INTELENCE(TM) United Therapeutics, REMODULIN(R) Wyeth, Prevnar (R) Best Medical Device: abbott Vascular, XIENCE (R) Boston Scientific, TAXUS (R) DCA Design, Lantus(R)( )SoloSTAR(R) GlaxoSmithKline, Veramyst(R)( )Mistpro(TM) ...

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Abbott in Biological Definition

Full blood count

...hey may be identified incorrectly, and not be as accurate as a manual count. Automated blood counting machines include the Sysmex XE-2100 and the abbott Cell-Dyn range. Manual blood count Counting chambers that hold a specified volume of diluted blood (as there are far too many cells if it is ...
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