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Lilly and Medtronic Form Alliance to Provide Solutions for Diabetes Management
Date:5/19/2009

arding insulin pump therapy and continuous glucose monitoring."

"People with diabetes have numerous treatment options and devices to help manage blood sugar, but physicians and patients need resources and solutions to integrate these improvements into real-world therapy," said Matt Beebe, diabetes brand leader, Lilly USA, LLC. "With this alliance, Lilly and Medtronic hope to create integrated solutions to address challenges for people taking insulin who need optimal glycemic control. By joining forces, we will help make insulin therapy more achievable by offering new educational materials and resources that help make insulin pump therapy fit into patients' lives."

Both companies are dedicated to improving the overall patient experience and bring trusted reputations along with a history of firsts in diabetes care.

Medtronic has been well-established as the leader in insulin delivery innovation since it introduced the world's first insulin pump in 1983, and has been improving on the technology for more than 25 years. Medtronic continued to innovate with the first CGM system approved for physician use in 1999, the first patient-use CGM in 2003 and the most advanced Web-based therapy management system in 2004. Lilly has long been the leading innovator in insulin therapy; Lilly introduced the world's first insulin for public use in 1923 and has continued to introduce advances in diabetes therapy over the next 85 years.

About Diabetes

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, diabetes affects nearly 24 million Americans; of that, nearly one-quarter, or nearly six million people, do not know they have the disease.(1) Diabetes is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States and costs approximately $174 billion per year in direct and indirect medical expenses.(1,2)

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