FDA Grants Emergency Authorization For Abbott Labs' New COVID Antibody TestThe new antibody test can better help doctors determine how far along a patient is in their recovery, and help determine if further treatment, isolation, or follow-up visits are needed.
Abbott Laboratories To Ship More Than 100 Million Rapid Tests Across U.S.More than 100 million rapid COVID-19 tests from Chicago's Abbott Laboratories will be shipped across the country for free.
FDA Commissioner Talks About Abbott Labs Rapid Test IssueThe Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration spoke out after reports that Abbott Labs knew COVID-19 rapid tests may give inaccurate results.
Walgreens To Open 15 Drive-Thru Rapid COVID-19 Testing Sites In 7 StatesThe sites will use Abbott Laboratories' new ID NOW COVID-19 test, which can provide positive results in as little as 5 minutes, and negative results within 13 minutes.
FDA Authorizes 15-Minute Coronavirus Test From Abbott LabsThe new diagnostic test could accelerate testing in the United States, allowing for rapid results in doctors' offices.
Abbott Labs Scientists Discover New Strain Of HIVAbbott Labs announced Wednesday that a team of its scientists have discovered a new subtype of HIV.
Study Links Better Nutrition To Shorter Hospital StaysAdvocate Health Care plans to implement nutritional screening in hospitals starting next year.
Lake County Officials Upset Over Abbott Labs LayoffsOfficials in Lake County are trying to figure out how to help about 1,000 area residents, who are among 1,000 employees that North Chicago-based Abbott Laboratories is laying off.
Suit: Infant Sickened By Contaminated FormulaA woman filed a potential class action lawsuit against a northwest suburban laboratory that allegedly produced baby formula containing beetles and beetle larvae.