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Eli Lilly and Company 

Lilly Corporate Center

Indianapolis  Indiana  46285  U.S.A.
Phone: 317-276-2000 Fax: n/a

Lilly makes medicines that help people live longer, healthier, more active lives. We were founded by Eli Lilly in 1876, and are now the 10th largest pharmaceutical company in the world. We have steadfastly remained independent, but not isolated. Across the globe, Lilly has developed productive alliances and partnerships that advance our capacity to develop innovative medicines at lower costs. Lilly is consistently ranked as one of the best companies in the world to work for, and generations of Lilly employees have sustained a culture that values excellence, integrity, and respect for people. Lilly's global employees number approximately 40,000, and our medicines are marketed in 143 countries. Lilly has major research and development facilities in eight countries and conducts clinical trials in more than 50 countries.

Making medicines has never been easy. But in today's global health care environment, the challenges are unprecedented. Familiar ways of working aren't working anymore, so Lilly is transforming to meet the challenges head on — from how we make medicines to how we talk about them. Throughout our organization, we're asking tough questions and discovering better answers.

Around the world people are in need of health care. People with medical needs above and beyond the capabilities of existing medicine. It is here, at the edge of science and medicine that Lilly begins. Lilly has embraced a bold vision. We intend to make a significant contribution to humanity by improving global health in the 21st century. Starting with the work of our scientists, we will place improved outcomes for individual patients at the center of what we do. We will listen carefully to understand patient needs and work with health care partners to provide meaningful benefits for the people who depend on us.

Lilly, a leading innovation driven corporation, is developing a growing portfolio of pharmaceutical products by applying the latest research from its own worldwide laboratories and from collaborations with eminent scientific organizations. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Ind., Lilly provides answers through medicines and information for some of the world’s most urgent medical needs.

Key Statistics

Ownership: Public

Web Site: Eli Lilly
Employees: 41,500 globally
Symbol: LLY



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Company News
Zosano (ZSAN) Terminates Eli Lilly (LLY) Deal, Halts Daily Osteoporosis Drug Program 9/29/2015 6:11:26 AM
Eli Lilly (LLY), Incyte (INCY) Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug Succeeds in Phase III Trial 9/29/2015 5:59:30 AM
Sanofi (SNY), Eli Lilly (LLY) Reach Patent Deal on Lantus SoloSTAR 9/28/2015 8:26:43 AM
Eli Lilly (LLY)'s CYRAMZA (ramucirumab) Significantly Improves Progression-Free Survival In Phase II Bladder Cancer Trial 9/28/2015 6:26:51 AM
Eli Lilly (LLY) Release: New Gastric Cancer Medicine Approved And Available For Use In Canada 9/21/2015 11:53:43 AM
Eli Lilly (LLY) Diabetes Drug Slashes Deaths in Patients With Heart Risk 9/18/2015 9:41:39 AM
Eli Lilly (LLY) Announces Webcast To Discuss EMPA-REG OUTCOME Data 9/16/2015 11:28:48 AM
Eli Lilly (LLY) to Host Site Partnership Symposium at Global Site Solutions Summit 9/14/2015 12:40:56 PM
Eli Lilly (LLY) Plans to Hire After Nabbing An Additional 6,000 Square Feet of Space in Crowded Kendall Square 9/11/2015 6:00:48 AM
Eli Lilly (LLY) To Participate In Morgan Stanley (MST) Global Healthcare Conference 8/28/2015 6:52:00 AM