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It's official. The board of directors at Dublin-based Shire plc agreed on Monday with Abbvie Inc. that its proposed $55 billion purchase of the Irish company is not going to happen.
DUBLIN – Abbvie Inc. is walking away from its $55 billion takeover of Shire plc and, potentially, into a whole pile of trouble.

SHANGHAI – A Chinese vaccine joint venture (JV), Bravovax Co. Ltd., of Wuhan, has taken on the global rights for a rotavirus vaccine to be administered to newborn infants – the first of its kind to protect infants at birth from potentially life threatening diarrhea leading to severe dehydration.

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