Abbott Laboratories (ABT) agrees to buy the Healthcare Solutions unit of India's Piramal...

|About: Abbott Laboratories (ABT)|By:, SA News Editor

Abbott Laboratories (ABT) agrees to buy the Healthcare Solutions unit of India's Piramal Healthcare for a total of $3.72B, with $2.1B upfront, turning Abbott into the largest drug company in India. Piramal -11.8% in Indian trading. (PR)