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Tirzepatide achieved superior A1C and body weight reductions across all three doses compared to injectable semaglutide in adults with type 2 diabetes

March 4, 2021

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Trial participants taking the highest dose of tirzepatide (15 mg) achieved an A1C reduction of 2.46 percent and weight loss of 12.4 kg (27.3 lb., 13.1 percent), double the weight reduction compared to those taking semaglutide 1 mg At the lowest dose of tirzepatide (5 mg), participants achieved A1C




Baricitinib is First JAK-Inhibitor to Demonstrate Hair Regrowth in Phase 3 Alopecia Areata (AA) Trial

March 3, 2021

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- Baricitinib met primary endpoint of hair regrowth across both dosing regimens - There are currently no FDA-approved treatments for AA INDIANAPOLIS , March 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --  Eli Lilly and Company  (NYSE: LLY) and  Incyte  (NASDAQ:INCY) announced today top-line results from BRAVE-AA2, a




Lilly announces additional doses of neutralizing antibody therapy purchased by U.S. government to treat COVID-19

February 26, 2021

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INDIANAPOLIS , Feb. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. government has agreed to purchase a minimum of 100,000 doses of bamlanivimab (LY-CoV555) 700 mg and etesevimab (LY-CoV016) 1400 mg together, Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced. Bamlanivimab and etesevimab together recently received




Welldoc and Lilly collaborate to integrate BlueStar® app capabilities into Lilly's connected insulin solutions

February 25, 2021

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COLUMBIA, Md. and INDIANAPOLIS , Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Welldoc, Inc., and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced today a collaboration and licensing agreement to integrate Welldoc's software into Lilly 's connected insulin solutions, currently in development.




Tirzepatide significantly reduced A1C and body weight in people with type 2 diabetes in two phase 3 trials from Lilly's SURPASS program

February 17, 2021

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In the 52-week SURPASS-3 study - the longest in the program to date - the highest dose of tirzepatide reduced A1C by 2.37 percent and body weight by 12.9 kg (28.4 lb., 13.9 percent) INDIANAPOLIS , Feb. 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Tirzepatide led to significant A1C and body weight reductions from




Lilly's bamlanivimab (LY-CoV555) administered with etesevimab (LY-CoV016) receives FDA emergency use authorization for COVID-19

February 9, 2021

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- Bamlanivimab and etesevimab administered together authorized for treatment of recently diagnosed, mild to moderate COVID-19 in patients who are high risk for progression to severe COVID-19 - More than 250,000 doses manufactured throughout Q1 2021; up to 1 million doses by mid-2021 - FDA




Lilly, Vir Biotechnology and GSK announce first patient dosed in expanded BLAZE-4 trial evaluating bamlanivimab (LY-CoV555) with VIR-7831 (GSK4182136) for COVID-19

January 27, 2021

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INDIANAPOLIS and SAN FRANCISCO and LONDON , Jan. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY), Vir Biotechnology, Inc. (NASDAQ: VIR) and GlaxoSmithKline plc (LSE/NYSE: GSK) today announced a collaboration to evaluate a combination of two COVID-19 therapies in low-risk patients with




New data show treatment with Lilly's neutralizing antibodies bamlanivimab (LY-CoV555) and etesevimab (LY-CoV016) together reduced risk of COVID-19 hospitalizations and death by 70 percent

January 26, 2021

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- BLAZE-1 trial met primary endpoint and key secondary endpoints with high statistical significance - Results from more than 1,000 high-risk patients were consistent with previous data - Findings from BLAZE-4 trial provide data on lower doses of bamlanivimab and etesevimab together - Media and




Lilly's neutralizing antibody bamlanivimab (LY-CoV555) prevented COVID-19 at nursing homes in the BLAZE-2 trial, reducing risk by up to 80 percent for residents

January 21, 2021

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INDIANAPOLIS , Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bamlanivimab (LY-CoV555) significantly reduced the risk of contracting symptomatic COVID-19 among residents and staff of long-term care facilities, Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced. The Phase 3 BLAZE-2 COVID-19 prevention trial – conducted in




US FDA accepts supplemental New Drug Application for Jardiance® (empagliflozin) for adults with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction

January 11, 2021

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RIDGEFIELD, Conn. and INDIANAPOLIS, Jan. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S.   Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted a supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for Jardiance ® (empagliflozin) which is being investigated as a potential new treatment to reduce the risk of cardiovascular death