Eli Lilly and Company
Eli Lilly and Company, more simply known as Eli Lilly or just Lilly, is a pharmaceutical company. Founded in 1876, Eli Lilly is engaged in the research, development, manufacturing, and marketing of insulin and endocrinology products for diabetes, psychiatric medication including Prozac, as well as treatments for osteoporosis, human growth hormone deficiency, pediatric growth conditions, autoimmune diseases, and diverse types of cancers.
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