June 27, 2011

Novo Nordisk unveiled data from two extension studies at the 71st annual Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association in San Diego that show its diabetes drug, when combined with other medications, may help patients achieve blood-sugar control.

June 20, 2011

Just after the approval of their new treatment for Type 2 diabetes, Eli Lilly and Boehringer Ingelheim plan to present data in more than two dozen presentations at the American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions starting this week.

June 15, 2011

A new oral medication for Type 2 diabetes made by Eli Lilly and Boehringer Ingelheim has become available in pharmacies, the companies said Wednesday.

June 9, 2011

A federal court has ruled in favor of drug maker Eli Lilly & Co. in a dispute with Amylin Pharmaceuticals over Lilly’s partnership with German drug maker Boehringer Ingelheim.

May 26, 2011

Eli Lilly is temporarily barred from using the same sales team to market two diabetes drugs, under a court order issued Thursday.

February 2, 2011

Eli Lilly’s and Amylin Pharmaceuticals’ Type 2 diabetes drug, Bydureon, appears to work better at promoting weight loss than drugs made by Takeda and Merck, but it could face a challenger of its own.

January 27, 2011

Amylin Pharmaceuticals continued to experience losses in sales and profits during fourth quarter 2010 and for the year as a whole, but losses were lower than in 2009, according to financial results released by the drug maker Wednesday.

December 9, 2010

Combining a diabetes drug marketed by Eli Lilly and Amylin Pharmaceuticals controls blood sugar and promotes weight loss more than insulin alone, according to a new study.

November 17, 2010

A Type 2 diabetes drug marketed by Eli Lilly and Amylin Pharmaceuticals may lower the...

November 7, 2010

A new study conducted by University of Toronto researchers found that GLP-1 analogues not only...

October 24, 2010

Speculation has emerged that Eli Lilly may seek to acquire several other companies in light...

October 19, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration declined to approve a long-anticipated diabetes drug made by Eli...

September 19, 2010

An investigational treatment made by French drug maker Sanofi-Aventis showed “significant” improvement in blood-glucose control...

June 20, 2010

Swiss drug maker Roche has started a risk-mitigation plan in the late-stage clinical trial of...

March 29, 2010

A study published online in the journal Diabetes Care indicated that a once-daily diabetes drug...

March 14, 2010

Drug makers Eli Lilly, Amylin Pharmaceuticals and Alkermes encountered a speed bump in their efforts...

February 16, 2010

A new injectable Novo Nordisk drug for diabetes is on the shelves, the Danish drug...

February 10, 2010

Diabetes patients may soon find themselves with an expanded range of treatment options....

January 25, 2010

WALTHAM, Mass. A once-weekly treatment for Type 2 diabetes will likely become a popular treatment...

January 25, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a long-awaited treatment for Type 2 diabetes, the...

January 12, 2010

Four drug companies have received warnings from the Food and Drug Administration in the last...