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Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR)

Headquartered in Waltham, Mass., Alere is the global leader in point of care diagnostics with annual sales of $2.5 billion. Alere delivered more than 1.4 billion tests at the point of care in 2015. Its fast, easy-to-use and cost-effective tests are focused on the areas of infectious disease, molecular, cardiometabolic and toxicology. In addition to tests for infections such as HIV, tuberculosis, malaria and dengue that can benefit people in remote care settings, Alere develops simple, rapid tests, including Alere i, the first molecular CLIA-waived test for flu and strep, that delivers results in under 15 minutes. *


Period Start 2010-07-15 renamed
  Group Alere (Group)
  Predecessor Inverness Medical (Group)
Products Industry diagnostics (medical/biological)
  Industry 2 diagnostic test, rapid (point-of-care)
Person Person Nawana, Namal (Alere 201602 CEO)
  Street 51 Sawyer Road
Suite 200
  City 02453 Waltham, MA
    Address record changed: 2010-11-01
Basic data Employees G: 5,001 to 10,000 (2016-02-01)
  Currency USD
  Annual sales 2,500,000,000 (sales 2015-12-31)
    * Document for �About Section�: Abbott Laboratories Inc.. (2/1/16). "Press Release: Abbott to Acquire Alere, Becoming Leader in Point of Care Testing and Significantly Advancing Global Diagnostics Presence". Abbott Park, IL & Waltham, MA.
Record changed: 2018-10-31


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