03_ELI_LILLY_B - ELI LILLY & COMPANY (B)1 Founded in 1876,...

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1  Founded in 1876, Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) discovers, develops, manufactures and sells pharmaceutical products. The Company manufactures and distributes products through owned or leased facilities in the United States, Puerto Rico and 22 other countries. The company also has an animal health business segment that conducts research to find products to treat diseases in animals and to increase the efficiency of animal food production. Its products include Cymbalta for major depressive disorder, Humalog for type 1 and type 2 diabetes; Cialis for erectile dysfunction; Zyprexa for schizophrenia and bipolar mania; and Gemzar for small-cell lung, pancreatic, bladder, and metastatic breast cancers. For the year ended December 31, 2010, Zyprexa was the company’s largest selling drug with sales of $5.03 billion that accounted 21.8% of Lilly’s total sales for that year. Lilly’s next largest selling drug was Cymbalta with $3.46 billion in sales (15% of total sales). Eli Lilly holds compound patents on both Zyprexa (expiring October 2011) and Cymbalta (expiring August 2013). Business Risk
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This note was uploaded on 07/30/2011 for the course ACCT 560 taught by Professor Chandler during the Summer '11 term at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.

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