Lilly Hopes To Revitalize Its Cancer Brand With 'Foundational' Agents
While reporting 19% US sales growth for the quarter, Lilly also outlined a revised oncology R&D strategy and revealed that refiling the NDA for baricitinib may be delayed 18 months or more.
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White said the late 2019 creation of Loxo Oncology at Lilly to spearhead cancer R&D has exceeded her expectations. The executive also discussed COVID-19’s impact on drug sales and cancer screening.
Almost a year after acquiring Loxo Oncology, Lilly is combining its Lilly Research Laboratories staff with a group headed by three top Loxo execs to lead cancer R&D and business development.