Eli Lilly and Company http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/27552/all en UPDATE 4-Russia may block some N. American meat over ractopamine http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/update-2-russia-may-block-some-n-american-meat-over-ractopamine <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Russian watchdog says U.S., Canada violated import rules</p> <p>* Concerns over chilled beef, pork products</p> <p>* Temporary ban could begin Feb. 4</p> <p>* Russia imports more than $500 mln/yr of US beef, pork</p> <p>* USTR's office: "concerned" about Russia's actions</p> <p>By Melissa Akin and Theopolis Waters</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/update-2-russia-may-block-some-n-american-meat-over-ractopamine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Eli Lilly and Company Food and drink Meat Ractopamine Technology Thomson Reuters Wed, 23 Jan 2013 19:45:22 +0000 5738470 at http://www.globalpost.com U.S. senators worried US-EU trade talks may not address agriculture http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/us-senators-worried-us-eu-trade-talks-may-not-address-agricultu <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>WASHINGTON, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Four Republican farm state U.S. senators on Thursday expressed concern that possible free trade talks between the United States and European Union may not dismantle longstanding EU barriers to U.S. pork, beef, poultry and other farm products.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/us-senators-worried-us-eu-trade-talks-may-not-address-agricultu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Eli Lilly and Company European Union Phenols Politics Pork Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 23:30:28 +0000 5739140 at http://www.globalpost.com Russia blocking US meat over additives, West sees protectionism http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130208/russia-blocking-us-meat-over-additives-west-sees-protectionism <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Russia veterinary body to ban U.S. beef, pork and turkey</p> <p>* Russia cites use of growth stimulant ractopamine</p> <p>* US says actions appear inconsistent with WTO commitments</p> <p>By Melissa Akin</p> <p>MOSCOW, Feb 8 (Reuters) - Russia's move to ban U.S. meat imports worth over $500 million each year, over a feed additive, will help domestic producers withstand an influx of cheap meat after Russia joined the World Trade Organization (WTO).</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130208/russia-blocking-us-meat-over-additives-west-sees-protectionism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Eli Lilly and Company Phenols Pork Thomson Reuters Fri, 08 Feb 2013 19:00:12 +0000 5750450 at http://www.globalpost.com U.S. presses Russia to 'immediately' lift meat trade ban http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130211/blank-headline-received-11 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>WASHINGTON, Feb 11 (Reuters) - The United States on Monday urged Russia to immediately lift a ban on imports on U.S. meat products because of the feed additive ractopamine and to honor the commitments it made last year when it joined the World Trade Organization.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130211/blank-headline-received-11" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Eli Lilly and Company Phenols Pork Thomson Reuters Mon, 11 Feb 2013 18:30:28 +0000 5752945 at http://www.globalpost.com US condemns Russian ban on US meat http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130211/us-condemns-russian-ban-us-meat <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Washington sharply criticized Moscow Monday for banning imports of US meat, saying the Russians had ignored scientific proof that an additive in US animal feed is safe.</p> <p>Top US officials said that global food-safety experts had cleared the additive, ractopamine, as safe at levels used in the United States.</p> <p>But Russia, enforcing its own rules against any presence of ractopamine, on Monday banned all imports of beef, turkey, chicken, pork and other animals </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130211/us-condemns-russian-ban-us-meat" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Eli Lilly and Company Food and drink Phenols AFP Mon, 11 Feb 2013 21:15:24 +0000 5753078 at http://www.globalpost.com Taiwan, US to reopen stalled trade talks next week http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130306/taiwan-us-reopen-stalled-trade-talks-next-week <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Taiwan and the United States will resume stalled trade talks next week after Taipei removed a six-year-old ban on some US beef imports, officials said Wednesday.</p> <p>The US delegation will be led by Deputy US Trade Representative Demetrios Marantis at the two-day discussions beginning Monday, the American Institute in Taiwan, the de facto embassy, said in a statement.</p> <p>Negotiations on a Trade and Investment Framework Agreement, seen as a precursor to a full free trade agreement, have been dormant since 2007.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130306/taiwan-us-reopen-stalled-trade-talks-next-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Eli Lilly and Company Phenols Pork AFP Wed, 06 Mar 2013 12:30:58 +0000 5774920 at http://www.globalpost.com Pharmacy assistant in small hospital discovered diluted drugs by accident http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130430/pharmacy-assistant-small-hospital-discovered-diluted-drugs-a <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>TORONTO - A pharmacy assistant at a small Ontario hospital discovered by accident that chemotherapy drugs administered to 1,200 cancer patients in two provinces were diluted, a legislative committee heard Tuesday.</p> <p>The problem was caught March 20 when a pharmacy assistant at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre doubled-checked the label of a bag containing a mixture of saline and the drug gemcitabine from Marchese Hospital Solutions.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130430/pharmacy-assistant-small-hospital-discovered-diluted-drugs-a" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Eli Lilly and Company Gemcitabine Health Organofluorides Pharmacology Pharmacy The Canadian Press Tue, 30 Apr 2013 22:16:07 +0000 5828940 at http://www.globalpost.com Lilly CEO to undergo surgery, CFO Rice to become interim CEO http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130507/lilly-ceo-undergo-surgery-cfo-rice-become-interim-ceo <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Reuters) - Eli Lilly &amp; Co's &lt;LLY.N&gt; longtime Chief Executive John Lechleiter will undergo surgery next Monday for a dilated aorta, but is expected to make a full recovery from the potentially dangerous condition and return to work this summer, the drugmaker said on Monday.</p> <p>Lilly Chief Financial Officer Derica Rice, 48, will assume the additional role of acting CEO during Lechleiter's surgery and recovery period, the Indianapolis drugmaker said.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130507/lilly-ceo-undergo-surgery-cfo-rice-become-interim-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Eli Lilly and Company Indiana Thomson Reuters Tue, 07 May 2013 17:04:52 +0000 5832980 at http://www.globalpost.com Lilly CEO Lechleiter to undergo surgery for dilated aorta http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130507/lilly-ceo-lechleiter-undergo-surgery-dilated-aorta <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Reuters) - Drug maker Eli Lilly and Co &lt;LLY.N&gt; said Chief Executive John Lechleiter will undergo a surgery on May 13 to treat a dilated aorta but is expected to recover and return to work by this summer.</p> <p>Chief Financial Officer Derica Rice will serve as acting CEO while Lechleiter recuperates, as per the company bylaws.</p> <p>Lead independent director Ellen Marram will serve as acting board chair in place of Lechleiter, who is also the company's president.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130507/lilly-ceo-lechleiter-undergo-surgery-dilated-aorta" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Aorta Eli Lilly and Company Thomson Reuters Tue, 07 May 2013 17:42:30 +0000 5833088 at http://www.globalpost.com Lilly CEO recovering after repair to aorta http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130514/lilly-ceo-recovering-after-repair-aorta <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Reuters) - John Lechleiter, the longtime chief executive of Eli Lilly and Co, is recovering from successful surgery to repair a dilated aorta, the U.S. drugmaker said on Tuesday.</p> <p>"Dr. Lechleiter is recovering and will be closely monitored by the medical staff over the next several days," following his surgery on Monday, the Indianapolis company said in a statement.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130514/lilly-ceo-recovering-after-repair-aorta" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Disaster Eli Lilly and Company Lilly Thomson Reuters Tue, 14 May 2013 21:02:30 +0000 5837799 at http://www.globalpost.com Company that mixed diluted drugs not in 'grey' area, but fixes needed: expert http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130527/company-mixed-diluted-drugs-not-grey-area-fixes-needed-exper <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>TORONTO - The expert investigating diluted chemotherapy drugs says he personally doesn't feel companies that mix drugs for hospitals fell into a jurisdictional grey area.</p> <p>Dr. Jake Thiessen told an Ontario legislative committee Monday that the service is part of the "customary" evolution of services that professionals provide.</p> <p>He says it's a sense of entrusting to professionals things that professionals know most about, which is common in dentistry and medicine as well.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130527/company-mixed-diluted-drugs-not-grey-area-fixes-needed-exper" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Eli Lilly and Company Jake Thiessen Medicine Pharmacist The Canadian Press Mon, 27 May 2013 21:31:17 +0000 5847070 at http://www.globalpost.com FDA probes deaths of two patients on Lilly schizophrenia drug http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130618/fda-probes-deaths-two-patients-lilly-schizophrenia-drug <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Ransdell Pierson</p> <p>(Reuters) - The Food and Drug Administration is investigating the cases of two individuals who died after injections with Eli Lilly and Co's long-acting treatment for schizophrenia, Zyprexa Relprevv.</p> <p>Both patients died three to four days after receiving "an appropriate dose" of the medicine, and both had very high levels of the drug in their bloodstreams, the FDA said in a bulletin released on its website on Tuesday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130618/fda-probes-deaths-two-patients-lilly-schizophrenia-drug" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atypical antipsychotics Chemistry Eli Lilly and Company Technology The Lilly Thomson Reuters Tue, 18 Jun 2013 15:31:38 +0000 5860129 at http://www.globalpost.com FDA investigates deaths of 2 patients taking Eli Lilly antipsychotic Zyprexa Relprevv http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130618/fda-investigates-deaths-2-patients-taking-eli-lilly-antipsyc <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Federal regulators are investigating the deaths of two patients who received injections of a longer-lasting version of Eli Lilly's antipsychotic Zyprexa.</p> <p>The Food and Drug Administration said Tuesday that the patients died three to four days after receiving an appropriate dose of the drug known as Zyprexa Relprevv. They had very high levels of olanzapine in their blood. That is the chemical compound behind Zyprexa.</p> <p>High levels of olanzapine can lead to cardiac arrest, irregular heartbeats, sedation or comas.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130618/fda-investigates-deaths-2-patients-taking-eli-lilly-antipsyc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atypical antipsychotics Eli Lilly and Company Olanzapine The Canadian Press Tue, 18 Jun 2013 19:32:46 +0000 5860451 at http://www.globalpost.com Lilly once-weekly diabetes drug proves superior in late-stage trials http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130622/lilly-once-weekly-diabetes-drug-proves-superior-late-stage-tria <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Bill Berkrot</p> <p>(Reuters) - A once-weekly drug for type 2 diabetes developed by Eli Lilly and Co worked better at controlling blood sugar than three other widely used medicines, according to data from late- stage clinical trials.</p> <p>The data, presented on Saturday at the American Diabetes Association (ADA) meeting in Chicago, also showed that the Lilly shot helped patients lose twice as much weight as those taking Merck &amp; Co's $4 billion-a-year drug, Januvia.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130622/lilly-once-weekly-diabetes-drug-proves-superior-late-stage-tria" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Anti-diabetic drugs Chemistry Disaster Eli Lilly and Company Thomson Reuters Sat, 22 Jun 2013 15:31:59 +0000 5864503 at http://www.globalpost.com Drugmaker Eli Lilly's CEO returns to full-time duty after May surgery for dilated aorta http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130708/drugmaker-eli-lillys-ceo-returns-full-time-duty-after-may-su <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>INDIANAPOLIS - Eli Lilly Chairman and CEO John Lechleiter is back to full-time work after taking a leave in May to have surgery for a dilated aorta.</p> <p>The Indianapolis drugmaker says both a company doctor and Lechleiter's personal physician have cleared the 59-year-old to return.</p> <p>Lechleiter had the surgery May 13. Chief Financial Officer Derica Rice served as acting CEO, and independent director Ellen Marram served as acting chairwoman.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130708/drugmaker-eli-lillys-ceo-returns-full-time-duty-after-may-su" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Duloxetine Eli Lilly and Company Indiana The Canadian Press Mon, 08 Jul 2013 13:33:18 +0000 5878313 at http://www.globalpost.com