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Vertex Pharmaceuticals receives positive opinion for label expansion of KALYDECO® in Europe to treat infants with cystic fibrosis, potentially becoming the first approved medicine for babies as young as 1 month with specific mutations in the CFTR gene.
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Vertex Pharmaceuticals (VRTX) executives to participate in upcoming investor conferences to discuss company updates and future plans.
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Vertex Pharmaceuticals receives conditional marketing authorization for CASGEVY™ in the EU for treating severe sickle cell disease and transfusion-dependent beta thalassemia, potentially benefiting over 8,000 patients.
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Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) reported consolidated financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2023. The company achieved full year product revenue of $9.87 billion, an 11% increase compared to 2022. They also provided full year 2024 product revenue guidance of $10.55 to $10.75 billion. CASGEVYTM was approved in the U.S., Great Britain, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and Bahrain, and Vertex is on track to submit new drug applications (NDAs) to the FDA by mid-2024 for both VX-548 in Acute Pain and the Vanzacaftor Triple in CF. The company also has a broad and deep clinical-stage pipeline advancing across 10 disease areas.
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Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) announces positive results from its once-daily vanzacaftor/tezacaftor/deutivacaftor (the “vanza triple”) program, the most comprehensive Phase 3 pivotal program ever conducted for the treatment of cystic fibrosis (CF). The program included two randomized, double-blind, active-controlled, 52-week trials, SKYLINE 102 and SKYLINE 103, and a third Phase 3 single-arm, 24-week, open-label study, RIDGELINE 105. The vanza triple was generally well tolerated across all three studies. Vertex plans to file for approval with global regulators for people with CF ages 6 years and older by mid-2024, and use priority review voucher in the U.S.
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Vertex Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: VRTX) announced positive results from its Phase 3 program for VX-548, showing statistically significant improvement in pain compared to placebo in abdominoplasty and bunionectomy trials. VX-548 also demonstrated effectiveness in a broad range of surgical and non-surgical pain conditions for up to 14 days. The drug was safe and well-tolerated in all three studies. The company plans to submit a New Drug Application to the FDA by mid-2024.
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Vertex Pharmaceuticals (VRTX) will release its Q4 and full year 2023 financial results on February 5, 2024, followed by a conference call and webcast. Participants can access the call through dial-in or webcast via the company's website. An archived webcast will be available after the event.
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Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) has received FDA approval for CASGEVY™, a CRISPR/Cas9 gene-edited cell therapy, for the treatment of transfusion-dependent beta thalassemia (TDT) in patients 12 years and older. The company is establishing a network of authorized treatment centers (ATCs) throughout the U.S. to offer CASGEVY to eligible patients, with all nine ATCs activated in the U.S. able to offer CASGEVY to eligible patients with TDT and sickle cell disease (SCD).
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BetterInvesting Magazine names Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: VRTX) as 'Stock to Study' and Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE: MLM) as 'Undervalued Stock' in the March 2024 issue. The S&P500 Index gained over 26% in 2023, with individual stocks having a significant impact. Ken Zendel, CEO of National Association of Investors, emphasizes the importance of understanding individual stocks and their performance for investors.
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BetterInvesting Magazine names Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: VRTX) as 'Stock to Study' and Martin Marietta Materials Inc. (NYSE: MLM) as 'Undervalued Stock' in the March 2024 issue. The S&P500 Index gained over 26% in 2023, with individual stocks having a significant impact. Ken Zendel, CEO of National Association of Investors, emphasizes the importance of understanding individual stocks and their performance for investors.
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Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Nasdaq:VRTX

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111.97B
257.35M
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95.81%
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About VRTX

Vertex Pharmaceuticals is an American biopharmaceutical company based in Boston, Massachusetts. It was one of the first biotech firms to use an explicit strategy of rational drug design rather than combinatorial chemistry.