Abbott Laboratories

Medicare and beneficiary $103B spending on drugs in 2013 detailed, Isis Pharmaceuticals gets $10M from Biogen (Morning Read)

TOP STORIES The federal government detailed drug spending, detailing doctor-by-doctor and drug-by-drug how Medicare and its beneficiaries spent $103 billion on pharmaceuticals in 2013. Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced it has earned a $10 million milestone payment from Biogen associated with the validation of an undisclosed target to treat a neurological disorder. LIFE SCIENCE Italian biotech […]


Abbott to build $270M adult nutrition products plant in Ohio

Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) is planning a $270 million plant in Southwest Ohio that will make adult liquid nutrition products Ensure and Glucerna. The plant in Tipp City, Ohio is expected to be operational by late next year, with groundbreaking to come this April, according to a statement from Chicago-area Abbott. The plant is expected to […]