AbbVie Inc., an Abbott Laboratories spinoff, will face a new trial of a GlaxoSmithKline Plc lawsuit over an AIDS drug accord after a federal appeals court said Abbott’s lawyers improperly excluded a gay man from the jury.
Medtronic Inc .’s device enabling diabetics to continuously monitor their blood-sugar levels was almost three times as effective as standard therapy at controlling their glucose in a study. Children also benefited.
On April 14, 2011, James Fan stood on a parking garage landing at Newark Liberty International Airport, a cheer-you-up letter from his young son in his pants pocket, the prospect of a four-story leap facing him.
T. Mark Jones learned about the costs and benefits of health-care delivery when he treated AIDS patients in Key West, Florida, in the late 1980s. The pharmacy he co-founded -- unusual at the time -- provided a humane last step for gay men who didn’t want to spend their final weeks confined to a hospital.