CA: Eli Lilly and Co. Unveils $90M San Diego Expanded Biotech Center
22 Jun, 2017
Eli Lilly and Company announced completion of a
"This year we announced a commitment to invest
About Lilly's Biotechnology Center and the Company's Presence in
The center features a new technologically advanced laboratory and an additional 180,000 square feet of working space, which is an increase of 145 percent compared to the former facility. In addition to the center's established presence in preclinical and clinical immunology research, the new space allows for closer partnership between Lilly experts in biotechnology, discovery chemistry and research technologies while also fostering external collaborations.
"Being in the
As a pioneer in automated organic synthesis, Lilly is creating the
"Investing in drug discovery and development is critical to maintaining an ecosystem that encourages and promotes innovation. Our expansion in
"Congratulations to Lilly on the expansion of its new Biotechnology Center, which will double its drug research and development in
In 2017, Lilly plans to spend approximately
"This investment doesn't come without risk. America's biopharmaceutical leadership is driven by a free-market economy that rewards innovation," said Ricks. "Today, there are multiple public policy threats to our business that would discourage or reduce our investment in the
About Eli Lilly and Company
Lilly is a global healthcare leader that unites caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We were founded more than a century ago by a man committed to creating high-quality medicines that meet real needs, and today we remain true to that mission in all our work. Across the globe, Lilly employees work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. To learn more about Lilly, please visit us at www.lilly.com and www.lilly.com/newsroom/social-channels. C-LLY.