About Alere Inc
Alere Inc. is a global manufacturer of rapid point-of-care diagnostic tests. The company was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts. As of January 2017, the company has a market capitalization of $3.47 billion with an enterprise value of $5.9 billion. The company was formerly known as Inverness Medical Innovations, Inc. and changed its name to Alere Inc. in 2010.