Mr. Eli Lilly (grandson of the company founder, Colonel Eli Lilly)
"Research is the heart of the business, the soul of the enterprise."
For more than 140 years, we have worked tirelessly to discover medicines that make life better.
From the development of insulin to the discovery of medicines that treat mental illness, we have been pioneers behind breakthroughs against some of humanity’s most stubborn and devastating diseases.
We bring this same determination to our work today, uniting our expertise with the creativity of research partners across the globe to keep finding ways to make life better.
This determination starts in the Lilly Research Laboratories, where our scientists work to discover new medicines that will help solve our world’s greatest health challenges.