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Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated 

Corporate Headquarters
130 Waverly Street
Cambridge  Massachusetts  02139-4242  U.S.A.
Phone: 617-444-6100 Fax: 617-444-6680


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The Science of Possibility.

The first thing you’ll notice about Vertex is that we are not a conventional pharmaceutical company. Each and every person at Vertex is driven by a passion for fearless innovation and a bold desire to transform the lives of millions with new medicines. Together, by creating new possibilities in medicine, our employees are quite literally changing the world.

Vertex scientists and our collaborators are working on new medicines to advance the treatment of hepatitis C, cystic fibrosis, rheumatoid arthritis and other life-threatening diseases. Our development pipeline includes several investigational drugs that have the potential to transform the treatment of serious diseases. Every day brings us a step closer to getting patients the medicines they need and potentially changing their lives in previously unimaginable ways. It’s a demanding yet incredibly rewarding experience that cannot help but change your life in the process, too.

We employ more than 2,000 of the industry’s best and brightest people at locations around the world – all of us working toward tomorrow’s breakthrough medicines.

For more information on Vertex, please visit www.vrtx.com. For information on career opportunities with Vertex, please visit www.careers.vrtx.com..

Key Contacts:
Media: mediainfo@vrtx.com
Investors: investorinfo@vrtx.com
Patient Inquiries: clinical_trials@vrtx.com


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Key Statistics


Email:
Ownership: Public

Web Site: Vertex
Employees: ~1000
Symbol: VRTX
 





Collaborations

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics, Inc.  (VX-770 for CF)

Kissei Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.  (VX-702 for RA)

GlaxoSmithKline  (VX-409 and Backup Compounds)

Janssen Pharmaceutica N.V.  (telaprevir for HCV) - Europe, South America, Australia, the Middle East and other countries

Merck & Co.  (MK-0457 (VX-680), MK-6592 (VX-667) and VX-689 for Cancer)

Mitsubishi Pharma Corporation  (telaprevir for HCV) - Japan and certain Far East countries





Company News
Buy Vertex (VRTX) Now for $45B Or Risk It All, Analyst Tells Gilead (GILD) 4/21/2015 11:13:47 AM
Vertex (VRTX) To Announce First Quarter 2015 Financial Results On April 29 4/10/2015 11:25:34 AM
Booming Alnylam (ALNY) to Take Over Vertex (VRTX)'s Large Space in Cambridge 4/6/2015 6:24:37 AM
Why Investors Shouldn't Freak Out Over Vertex (VRTX)'s Latest Trial Results 3/24/2015 6:27:19 AM
Vertex (VRTX) Announces Data From 12-Week Phase 2 Safety Study Of VX-661 In Combination With Ivacaftor In People With Cystic Fibrosis Who Have Two Copies Of The F508del Mutation 3/23/2015 11:00:33 AM
Poll Finds Massive Support for Boston Biotech After Vertex (VRTX) Move 3/19/2015 11:19:59 AM
Vertex (VRTX) Receives U.S. FDA Approval Of KALYDECO (Ivacaftor) For Children With Cystic Fibrosis Ages 2 To 5 Who Have Specific Mutations In The CFTR Gene 3/18/2015 11:05:32 AM
Here's Why Investors are Already Anticipating Vertex (VRTX) Trial Data Coming This Month 3/16/2015 6:25:04 AM
BioSpace (DHX) Temperature Poll: After Vertex (VRTX) Pulls Up Stakes, Will Boston See a Biotech Exodus? 3/6/2015 4:44:37 PM
Vertex (VRTX) Terminates Leases on Three Properties in Cambridge, Massachusetts 3/2/2015 6:08:33 AM
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