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Dec 10, 2014, 17:30 ET

Alere Inc. Declares Cash Dividend on its Series B Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock

Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostics, today has declared a cash dividend of $3.00 per share on its Series B Convertible...

Dec 09, 2014, 07:00 ET

U.S. Food and Drug Administration Grants CLIA Waiver for Alere Determine™ HIV-1/2 Ag/Ab Combo Test

Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostic tests, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted...

Dec 08, 2014, 07:00 ET

Alere Initiates Voluntary URGENT CORRECTION for Use of Alere INRatio® and INRatio®2 PT/INR Monitor System

 Alere Inc. (NYSE:ALR) has initiated a voluntary correction to inform U.S. users of the Alere INRatio® and INRatio®2 PT/INR Monitor...

Nov 21, 2014, 08:30 ET

Alere Appoints Juliet Cunningham to Lead Investor Relations

 Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostic tests, has appointed Juliet Cunningham as Vice President, Investor Relations. In...

Nov 18, 2014, 15:34 ET

Alere to Participate in Jefferies Global Healthcare Conference

 Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostic tests, announced that it will participate in the Jefferies Global Healthcare...

Nov 14, 2014, 09:00 ET

Malaria No More Honors Alere's Contributions to Diagnosing and Eliminating Malaria in sub-Saharan Africa

Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostic tests, has been honored for its leadership in the fight against malaria with a...

Oct 28, 2014, 07:30 ET

Alere Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2014 Results

 Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostics and health information solutions, today announced its financial results for the...

Oct 28, 2014, 07:30 ET

Namal Nawana Named CEO and President of Alere Inc.

 Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostic tests, today announced that Namal Nawana has been named Chief Executive Officer,...

Oct 21, 2014, 08:00 ET

Alere Inc. Schedules Conference Call for 8:30 a.m. ET October 28, 2014 to Discuss Third Quarter 2014 Results

 Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostics, today announced that it will release its third quarter 2014 earnings on Tuesday,...

Oct 02, 2014, 08:30 ET

Entamoeba histolytica Rapid Test Receives CE Mark

 Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostics, announced today that the new E. HISTOLYTICA QUIK CHEK™ test, which...

Oct 01, 2014, 08:00 ET

Alere Awarded U.S. Government Contract to Advance Development of Point-of-Care Molecular Diagnostic for Pandemic Influenza

Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a  leading global provider of point-of-care rapid diagnostics, today announced that it has entered into a contract...

Sep 23, 2014, 13:00 ET

Alere to Support Organisation of African First Ladies Against HIV/AIDS (OAFLA) in New Effort to End Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV and Syphilis

 Representatives from the Organisation of African First Ladies Against HIV/AIDS, UNAIDS, the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF)...

Sep 19, 2014, 09:15 ET

Alere Applauds President's Executive Order Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

 Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostics, issued the following statement today in support of President Barack Obama's...

Sep 15, 2014, 19:28 ET

Alere Responds To Letter From Former Executives

 Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR) (the "Company" or "Alere"), a global leader in infectious disease, toxicology, cardiology and diabetes products and...

Sep 02, 2014, 19:15 ET

Alere Inc. Declares Cash Dividend on Its Series B Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock

 Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostics and health information solutions, today has declared a cash dividend of $3.00 per...

Aug 08, 2014, 08:30 ET

Alere to Attend Canaccord Genuity Conference

 Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostics, announced today that it will attend the Canaccord Genuity 34th Annual Growth...

Aug 04, 2014, 07:30 ET

Alere Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results

 Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostics and health information solutions, today announced its financial results for the...

Jul 25, 2014, 10:37 ET

Alere Inc. Schedules Conference Call for 8:30 a.m. ET August 4, 2014 to Discuss Second Quarter 2014 Results

Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostics and health information solutions, today announced that it will release its second...

Jul 14, 2014, 08:30 ET

New Alere™ q Point-of-Care Early Infant Diagnosis Test Prototype Accurately Detects HIV in Infants with High Sensitivity and Specificity in Primary Health Clinics in Mozambique

Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR) today announced the publication of a study demonstrating the viability of accurate and rapid HIV screening among infants at...

Jul 01, 2014, 07:00 ET

Alere Announces Management Transition

 Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in empowering individuals to take greater control of their health at home by connecting innovative...