INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today announced the successful completion of its acquisition of Dermira, Inc. (NASDAQ: DERM). The acquisition expands Lilly's immunology pipeline with the addition of lebrikizumab, a novel, investigational, monoclonal antibody designed to bind IL-13 with high affinity that is being evaluated in a Phase 3 clinical development program for the treatment of moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis in adolescent and adult patients, ages 12 years and older. The acquisition of Dermira also expands Lilly's portfolio of marketed dermatology medicines with the addition of QBREXZA(® )(glycopyrronium), a medicated cloth approved by the FDA for the topical treatment of primary axillary hyperhidrosis (uncontrolled excessive underarm sweating).

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James Glenn “Jim” Hamilton, 66, Kokomo, passed away at 12:09 am Saturday, February 15, 2020, at his home.  He was born January 24, 1954, in Evansville, the son of the late Philip T. & Thelma A. (Cornelius) Hamilton.

Dominga V. McHaney, 91, of Kokomo, IN passed away peacefully in her home on Wednesday, February 19, 2020. She was born on May 27, 1928 the daughter of Augustine and Refugia (Martinez) Valadez. She was preceded in death by her husband Ben C. McHaney in 2012.