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  • Stent sellers were allowed inside lab despite hospital ban

    Stent sellers were allowed inside lab despite hospital ban
    Salespeople for stent maker Abbott Laboratories were often allowed inside a cardiac treatment room at St. Joseph Medical Center while patient procedures were being performed, despite hospital rules against it, according to sworn testimony from Dr. Mark G....
  • Timeline: Mark Midei and the stents case

    January 2008: Dr. Mark Midei leaves MidAtlantic Cardiovascular Associates to become a full-time employee of St. Joseph Medical Center, leading a former colleague to vow revenge against him. April 27, 2009: A MidAtlantic cardiologist informs one of Midei'...
  • In volatile market, some see bargains, others, pitfalls

    As the Dow took another 400-point tumble Thursday, Baltimore money manager David Stepherson found himself talking one client out of selling everything. "I advised him that it would not be a good idea because our view of things is that this is going to be...
  • Abbott may be eyeing acquisitions

    Abbott may be eyeing acquisitions
    After spending the last year largely on the sidelines in the mergers and acquisitions market, Abbott Laboratories Chief Executive Officer Miles White is back in the hunt. White said Wednesday that the Lake County health care products company, which...
  • Abbott Laboratories profit beats forecast, but sales lag

    (Reuters) - Abbott Laboratories Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings on Wednesday, but combined sales of its nutritional products, medical devices and generic medicines were slightly below Wall Street expectations. The company earned $375...
  • Abbott supera estimaciones trimestrales de ganancias, ventas caen

    (Reuters) - La empresa farmacéutica Abbott Laboratories reportó el miércoles ganancias mejores a lo esperado en el primer trimestre, aunque las ventas incumplieron levemente las expectativas de Wall Street. La compañía reportó utilidades de 375...
  • Abbott earnings fall in 1Q as sales lag

    Abbott earnings fall in 1Q as sales lag
    Abbott Laboratories said Wednesday its first-quarter profit fell 31.1 percent to $375 million, or 24 cents a share, as certain one-time costs, including expenses associated with repatriating international profits, ate away at its bottom line. The Lake...
  • Julie A. Brady, Republican activist, 1962-2014

    Julie A. Brady, Republican activist, 1962-2014
    Julie A. Brady, a prominent figure in Illinois Republican politics, worked as a volunteer at the state level for several candidates and was an early supporter of the GOP's 2008 presidential nominee, Sen. John McCain. The wife of former Illinois...
  • Chicago biotech sector lags other big cities, Abbvie CEO says

    Chicago biotech sector lags other big cities, Abbvie CEO says
    The biotechnology and innovation environment in Chicago lags that of the Boston, Mass.-area and California’s Bay Area, AbbVie Inc. Chief Executive Rick Gonzalez said Thursday. Gonzalez, speaking in Schaumburg at an Executives’ Club of...
  • Medical school leaders cash in on drug company boards, researchers say

    MILWAUKEE While university doctors who moonlight for drug companies have faced intense scrutiny in recent years, new research suggests much larger sums of money are being paid to their bosses the leaders of medical schools and hospitals who serve on...
  • Baxter to split into two companies, spin off biotech

    Baxter to split into two companies, spin off biotech
    Baxter International Inc. said Thursday it plans to spin off its $6 billion per year biopharmaceutical unit into a separate, publicly traded company by the middle of next year, following a familiar path forged by many of its peers. Shares of the the...
  • Jack Train, 1922-2014

    Jack Train, 1922-2014
    Jack Train, a managerial mastermind who ran one of Chicago's major architectural firms and had a hand in some of the most revered postwar buildings designed here, died Monday, March 17, at his home in Barrington. Mr. Train was 91. The cause of death was...