NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Abbott said today that it has completed the separation of its research-based pharmaceutical business, which has been spun out into a publicly traded entity called AbbVie.

Abbott announced its plans to split the company into two separate, publicly-traded companies — one focused on diversified medical products and the other on research-based pharmaceuticals — in October 2011.

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