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Which manufacturer discovered the first angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor?

Which manufacturer discovered the first angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitor?

A. E. R. Squibb

D. Eli Lilly

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  • 1 decade ago
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    The first ACE inhibitor ever discovered was Captopril by three researchers from the Squibb drug company (which is now called Bristol-Myers Squibb).

    Hope this helps! :)

    Source(s): I'm currently in med school. Also: Smith CG, Vane JR. The discovery of captopril. FASEB J 2003;17:788-9
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