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Nov 13, 2019, 07:45 ET Abbott Announces Robert B. Ford to Succeed Miles D. White as Chief Executive Officer on March 31, 2020

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced that Miles D. White will be stepping down as Chief Executive Officer on March 31, 2020, after a remarkable 21-year ...


Nov 06, 2019, 08:37 ET Abbott Announces Discovery of New Strain of HIV, Keeping Global Health Community a Step Ahead of the Virus

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) announced today that a team of its scientists identified a new subtype of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), called HIV-1...


Oct 22, 2019, 08:00 ET Abbott lança a campanha Restaure o ritmo da sua vida para falar sobre constipação intestinal

A Abbott (NYSE: ABT), empresa global de cuidados para a saúde, está lançando a campanha Restaure o ritmo da sua vida para incentivar as pessoas a...


Oct 21, 2019, 09:00 ET The Australian Red Cross Blood Service Selects Abbott's Alinity s Solution for Blood and Plasma Screening

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced the Australian Red Cross Blood Service (Australian Blood Service) has signed a multiple-year agreement for...


Oct 16, 2019, 07:30 ET Abbott Reports Third-Quarter 2019 Results

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced financial results for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2019. Third-quarter worldwide sales of $8.1 billion...


Oct 15, 2019, 08:00 ET Abbott and Tandem Diabetes Care Exploring New Integrated Solutions to Improve Diabetes Management

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) and Tandem Diabetes Care (NASDAQ: TNDM) announced today that they intend to develop and commercialize integrated diabetes...


Oct 14, 2019, 09:00 ET Abbott and Omada Health Partner to Offer Integrated Digital Health and Coaching Experience for People with Type 2 Diabetes

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) and Omada Health announced today they are partnering to integrate Abbott's revolutionary FreeStyle Libre system, a continuous...


Oct 08, 2019, 15:06 ET Helping Kids Stay Healthy

You probably have a benign habit that you can't explain — and you may not even remember when it started. Maybe you wet your toothbrush before...


Sep 30, 2019, 08:00 ET Abbott lança LacLev® em embalagem com seis comprimidos

A Abbott, empresa global de cuidados para a saúde, apresenta nova embalagem com 6 comprimidos de LacLev, primeira lactase em comprimidos mastigáveis...


Sep 29, 2019, 12:04 ET Late-Breaking Data Shows Abbott's MitraClip™ is Cost Effective, Increases Life Expectancy and Improves Quality of Life

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced new analyses of the landmark COAPTTM Trial that show the company's MitraClipTM device is cost effective and is...


Sep 28, 2019, 18:30 ET New Data Demonstrate Strong Outcomes for Abbott Device to Repair Leaky Tricuspid Heart Valves

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced new data that suggest Abbott's investigational TriClip™ device may offer physicians an effective minimally...


Sep 26, 2019, 08:20 ET FDA Approves Abbott's "Low Dose," Recharge-Free Spinal Cord Stimulation System with up to Ten Year Battery Life* for People Living with Chronic Pain

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the company's Proclaim XR™ recharge-free neurostimulation ...


Sep 25, 2019, 08:00 ET U.S. FDA Clears Abbott's High Sensitivity Troponin-I Blood Test That Aids Doctors in Diagnosing Heart Attacks Faster and More Accurately

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced that its ARCHITECT STAT High Sensitivity Troponin-I blood test has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...


Sep 19, 2019, 08:00 ET Nebulizador inAResp da Abbott oferece opção mais compacta e portátil para inalação

A Abbott, empresa global de cuidados para a saúde, está lançando no Brasil o nebulizador portátil inAResp, tornando mais fácil e conveniente o...


Sep 18, 2019, 09:00 ET Abbott Hosts Conference Call for Third-Quarter Earnings

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) will announce its third-quarter 2019 financial results on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, before the market opens. The announcement will ...


Sep 17, 2019, 09:00 ET Abbott Announces European Approval of Two Life-saving Heart Devices for Babies and Children

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced approvals in Europe for two of its life-saving pediatric devices. The Masters HP™ 15mm rotatable mechanical heart...


Sep 16, 2019, 11:33 ET Abbott Named the Industry Leader in Sustainability for the Seventh Consecutive Year on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI)

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) has been named the Global Industry Leader in sustainability for the seventh consecutive year by the Dow Jones Sustainability Index ...


Sep 16, 2019, 08:00 ET Abbott and Sanofi Partner to Integrate Glucose Sensing and Insulin Delivery Technologies to Help Change the Way Diabetes is Managed

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) and Sanofi are partnering to integrate glucose sensing and insulin delivery technologies that would help to further simplify how...


Sep 13, 2019, 08:00 ET Abbott's Revolutionary FreeStyle® Libre System Now Reimbursed in the Two Largest Provinces in Canada

Abbott (NYSE: ABT), the global leader in sensor-based glucose monitoring, announced today that it has received public reimbursement in Ontario and...


Sep 12, 2019, 12:56 ET Abbott Declares 383rd Consecutive Quarterly Dividend

The board of directors of Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today declared a quarterly common dividend of 32 cents per share. This marks the 383rd consecutive...


Sep 10, 2019, 09:00 ET Abbott Announces New Data That Shows Artificial Intelligence Technology Can Help Doctors Better Determine Which Patients are Having a Heart Attack

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) announced today that new research, published in the journal Circulation, found its algorithm could help doctors in hospital...


Sep 09, 2019, 09:00 ET Ministry of Health of Rwanda, Society for Family Health Rwanda and Abbott Launch Pioneering Model of Primary Health Care Service Delivery in Rwanda

The Ministry of Health of Rwanda, the non-profit organization Society for Family Health Rwanda and global healthcare company Abbott (NYSE: ABT) are...


Sep 06, 2019, 08:00 ET He's Back and He's Hydrated: Abbott and NFL Star Odell Beckham Jr. Partner for Pedialyte®

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) announced today that it is teaming up with NFL star, Cleveland Browns wide receiver, and Pedialyte® fan, Odell Beckham Jr., to...


Sep 05, 2019, 09:00 ET Abbott Launches World's First Pivotal Trial to Test New Approach for Repairing Leaky Tricuspid Heart Valves

Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today announced the launch of the company's TRILUMINATE Pivotal trial to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the company's...


Sep 02, 2019, 08:00 ET Abbott lança plataforma molecular para testes rápidos de infecções respiratórias

A Abbott, empresa global de cuidados para a saúde, lança no Brasil sua plataforma molecular point of care ID NOWTM com testes para a detecção rápida...