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Baxter International, Inc. 

One Baxter Parkway

Deerfield  Illinois  60015  U.S.A.
Phone: 847-948-2000 Fax: 847-948-3642


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Baxter International, Inc. (NYSE:BAX) is a global healthcare company that, through its subsidiaries assists healthcare professionals and their patients with treatment of complex medical conditions including hemophilia, immune disorders, kidney disease, cancer, trauma and other conditions. With 2006 sales of $10.4 billion, and approximately 45,000 employees, Baxter applies its expertise in medical devices, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology to make a meaningful difference in patients' lives.

Business Overview:

BioScience
Baxter is a leading manufacturer of plasma-based and recombinant proteins used to treat hemophilia. Other biopharmaceutical products include plasma-based therapies to treat immune disorders, alpha 1 antitrypsin deficiency and other chronic blood-related conditions; biosurgery products for hemostasis, wound-sealing, and tissue regeneration; and vaccines. Baxter also is a leading manufacturer of manual and automated blood and blood-component separation and collection systems.

Medication Delivery
Baxter is a leading manufacturer of intravenous (IV) solutions and administration sets, premixed drugs and drug reconstitution systems, pre-filled vials and syringes for injectable drugs, electronic infusion pumps, and other products used to deliver fluids and drugs to patients. The company also provides IV nutrition solutions, containers and compounding systems and services; general anesthetic agents and critical care drugs; contract manufacturing services, and drug packaging and formulation technologies.

Renal
Baxter is a leading manufacturer of products for peritoneal dialysis (PD), a home therapy for people with end-stage renal disease, or irreversible kidney failure. These products include a range of PD solutions and related supplies to help patients safely perform solution exchanges, as well as automated PD cyclers that perform solution exchanges for patients overnight while they sleep. Baxter also distributes instruments and disposables, including dialyzers, for hemodialysis, generally conducted in a hospital or clinic.

Because of our commitment to research and development, Baxter’s history is rich with medical firsts, from the first commercially manufactured intravenous (IV) solutions to the first portable kidney dialysis machine, plus many more. Baxter continually pursues breakthrough technologies through research facilities around the world, and our investments reflect that commitment.

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 Company News
Baxter International, Inc. (BAX) To Present At The 2014 Credit Suisse Healthcare Conference 10/23/2014 11:34:51 AM
Baxter International, Inc. (BAX) Launches HYQVIA In The United States For Adult Patients With Primary Immunodeficiency 10/20/2014 7:48:08 AM
Baxter International, Inc. (BAX)’s Third Quarter Financial Results Exceed Guidance 10/16/2014 8:12:57 AM
Baxter International, Inc. (BAX) Third Quarter 2014 Financial Results Conference Call 10/10/2014 8:16:49 AM
Baxter International, Inc. (BAX) Recognized For Commitment To Women's Healthcare Careers 10/8/2014 7:46:14 AM
Stock Soars As Baxter International, Inc. (BAX) Bets $45M On Kidney Drugmaker Rockwell Medical (RMTI) 10/3/2014 6:05:03 AM
Baxter International, Inc. (BAX) Recognized By Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association With ACE Award For Its Baxter Women Leaders Business Resource Group 10/1/2014 10:57:04 AM
Baxter International, Inc. (BAX) Will House 400 Staffers At New R&D Center In Boston 9/29/2014 4:14:12 PM
Kamada Ltd. (KMDA) Extends Glassia Agreement With Baxter International, Inc. (BAX) 9/29/2014 6:31:15 AM
Baxter International, Inc. (BAX)'s Deal With Merrimack Pharmaceuticals Inc. (MACK) All Upside: Analyst 9/26/2014 12:04:50 PM
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