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Eli Lilly is an American public corporation focused on pharmaceuticals, which was formed in 1876. Eli Lilly's headquarters are located in Indianapolis, Indiana. Eli Lilly specializes in the discovery, development and manufacture of human prescription drugs for both external and internal use; animal health; and agricultural chemicals. The company was founded by Col. Eli Lilly (1838-98) at Indianapolis, Ind., where it is still based today.
The drug company has 300 different products with most popularly known for its cancer treatments like Gemzar (gemcitabine), Alimta (pemetrexed disodium), Erbitux (cetuximab) and Xeloda (capecitabine). However, many people might not know that Eli Lilly has a vast array of products including diabetes treatments, mental health medications and even Alzheimers treatments.