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Jan 10, 2010
SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 10, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ: VRTX) today provided an update on key 2010 business priorities in conjunction with the 28th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco. The company also discussed recent progress in its lead development programs...
Feb 16, 2010
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb 16, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) announced that on March 19, 2010 it will redeem the outstanding $32.1 million aggregate principal amount of 4.75% Convertible Senior Subordinated Notes due 2013, in accordance with the terms of the indenture governing those ...
May 13, 2010
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 13, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced results of the voting at its 2010 Annual Meeting of Shareholders. At the meeting, shareholders re-elected director nominees Dr. Joshua Boger, Dr. Charles A. Sanders and Elaine S. Ullian. Their terms will ...
Jul 13, 2010
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Jul 13, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that Wayne J. Riley, M.D., M.B.A., joined its board of directors as an independent director. The addition of Dr. Riley brings the number of Vertex board members to 10. Dr. Riley was appointed to the cl...
Sep 22, 2010
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sep 22, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that intends to offer, subject to market and other conditions, $375.0 million aggregate principal amount of convertible senior subordinated notes due 2015 in an underwritten public offering under an automatica...
Sep 23, 2010
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sep 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell $375.0 million aggregate principal amount of 3.35% convertible senior subordinated notes due 2015. Vertex has granted the underwriter an option to purchase up to a...
Sep 24, 2010
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sep 24, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that the underwriter for its offering of 3.35% convertible senior subordinated notes due 2015 has exercised in full its option to purchase an additional $25 million aggregate principal amount of notes. The ...
Jan 9, 2011
-Hepatitis C: Submission of New Drug Application complete for telaprevir- -Cystic Fibrosis: First Phase 3 data for VX-770 expected in first quarter 2011- -Additional ongoing trials in HCV, CF, epilepsy and rheumatoid arthritis- -Vertex enters 2011 ...
Apr 28, 2011
-Advisory Committee for the Food and Drug Administration reviewing the telaprevir New Drug Application for the treatment of hepatitis C- CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ: VRTX) announced that NASDAQ today halted trading of the company's common s...
May 12, 2011
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced results of the voting at its 2011 Annual Meeting of Shareholders. At the meeting, shareholders re-elected director nominees Matthew W. Emmens and Wayne J. Riley, M.D. and elected nominee Margaret...
May 17, 2011
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that Terrence C. Kearney has joined its board of directors. The addition of Mr. Kearney brings the number of Vertex board members to nine. Mr. Kearney was appointed to the class of directors whose term ...
Sep 15, 2011
-Vertex hiring for 150 jobs across the company to support global growth; Company plans to add more than 500 jobs through 2015- CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that Science has ranked the company #1 in the magazine's annua...
Dec 15, 2011
-Jeffrey Leiden, M.D., Ph.D., to become CEO in February 2012- -Matthew Emmens elects to retire in May; will remain director for Vertex Board- CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that its Board of Dire...
Jan 8, 2012
-More than 25,000 people have started treatment for hepatitis C with INCIVEK®, positioning Vertex for continued growth, earnings and cashflow in 2012- -Preparations for approval and launch of KALYDECOTM ongoing; additional studies of KALYDECO planned for mid-2012- -Ni...
May 24, 2012
CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that David Altshuler, M.D., Ph.D., joined its board of directors as an independent director. Dr. Altshuler was appointed to the class of directors whose term expires in 2015. With the addition of Dr. ...