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  • Eli Lilly CEO elected chairman of United Way board

    The chairman and CEO of pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly and Co. has been elected chairman of United Way Worldwide's board to help lead the nation's largest charity.


  • US jury hits Takeda, Eli Lilly with $9B penalty

    A U.S. jury ordered Japanese drugmaker Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. and its U.S. counterpart, Eli Lilly and Co., to pay $9 billion in punitive damages over a diabetes medicine linked to cancer. The drug companies said Tuesday they will "vigorously challenge" the decision.


  • FDA doesn't approve Lilly-Boehringer diabetes drug

    Drugmakers Eli Lilly and Boehringer-Ingelheim said Tuesday that the Food and Drug Administration didn't approve their diabetes treatment empagliflozin because of concerns about a facility where the drug will be made.


  • Eli Lilly settles Mass. pregnancy drug-cancer case

    Eli Lilly and Co. has settled a lawsuit brought by four sisters who contended their breast cancer was caused by a drug their mother took during pregnancy in the 1950s, a move some believe could trigger financial settlements in scores of other claims brought by women around the country.


  • The Melnick sisters, who in a suit against Eli Lilly and Co. alleged that a synthetic estrogen known as DES caused them all to get breast cancer, pose at their hotel in Boston on Monday, Jan. 7, 2013. From left are Michele Fecho, Francine Melnick, Donna McNeely and Andrea Andrews. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

    Sisters settle suit over pregnancy drug

    Four sisters who claimed in a lawsuit their breast cancer was caused by synthetic estrogen their mother took during pregnancy in the 1950s have reached a settlement with the drug company Eli Lilly and Co., a lawyer for the sisters said Wednesday.


  • APNewsBreak: Settlement in suit on pregnancy drug

    Four sisters who claimed in a lawsuit their breast cancer was caused by synthetic estrogen their mother took during pregnancy in the 1950s have reached a settlement with the drug company Eli Lilly and Co., a lawyer for the sisters said Wednesday.


  • APNewsBreak: Deal in Mass. suit on pregnancy drug

    Four sisters who claimed their breast cancer was caused by a drug their mother took during pregnancy in the 1950s reached a settlement Wednesday with Eli Lilly and Co. in the first of scores of similar claims around the country to go to trial.


  • Mass. women at trial: Pregnancy drug caused cancer

    Eli Lilly and Co. failed to test a drug's effect on fetuses before promoting it as a way to prevent miscarriages, a lawyer charged Tuesday in opening statements in a trial over whether four sisters' breast cancer was caused by medication their mother took during pregnancy in the 1950s.


  • The Melnick sisters, seen here at a hotel in Boston on Jan. 7, 2013, are suing Eli Lilly and Co., alleging that a synthetic estrogen known as DES caused them all to get breast cancer. From left are Francine Melnick, Andrea Andrews, Donna McNeely and Michele Fecho. (Associated Press)

    Mass. women at trial: Pregnancy drug caused cancer

    Eli Lilly and Co. failed to test a drug's effect on fetuses before promoting it as a way to prevent miscarriages, a lawyer charged Tuesday in opening statements in a trial over whether four sisters' breast cancer was caused by medication their mother took during pregnancy.


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