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Vertex Receives First Forbes Breakthrough Drug Award

Vertex is the proud recipient of the first Forbes Breakthrough Drug Award, an award that recognizes a significant advance in medicine. Vertex was selected for its work in developing the first medicine to treat the cause of cystic fibrosis (CF).

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Teaching is a Learning Process

One of our scientists, Eric Block, who has been at Vertex for over …

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Senior Specialist, Corporate Design (Boston)

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A Summer of STEM Learning

This summer, we welcomed 30 students from Boston Green Academy, …

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Vertex Science Leaders Scholarship Recipients Head off to College

It’s back to school time for Vertex...

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Congrats to the Winners of Our Developer Challenge!

People with cystic fibrosis (CF) go through many transitions in …

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Outstanding Research Award 2014

Innovative science is at the heart of creating our medicines, yet …

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Science Awards

We’re honored to have received a variety of …

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Business Development

Vertex works with some of the world's largest pharmaceutical …

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Vertex Awarded Prix Galien International Award for Pharmaceutical Research

Discovering and developing a new medicine is incredibly challenging and is dependent on many things, one of the most important being teamwork. In recognition of our team’s commitment to great science and to the cystic fibrosis community, Vertex …

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Outstanding Research Award 2014

Innovative science is at the heart of creating our medicines, yet …

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Collaboration with CCFC

Vertex is committed to creating transformative medicines by …

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Science Awards

We’re honored to have received a variety of …

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Vertex Scholars

The Vertex Scholars program marks one of our first philanthropic …

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Meet Our Team

Some of the industry's best and brightest people are currently part of the Vertex team — all working toward tomorrow's breakthrough medicines. 

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Meet Bryan Vought

Bryan Vought, Ph.D. is passionate about science education. 

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Vertex History

Joshua Boger, Ph.D. dreamed of a new kind of company. 

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We're not a technology company. We're a people company. Technology is not transformative — people are. People are the only ones who can transform anything.
— Joshua Boger, Ph.D., Founder

A Top Employer

Vertex is continually recognized as an industry leader and top employer by leading local and national publications including: Forbes, Science magazine, The Boston Globe, The Boston Business Journal and The San Diego Business Journal.

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Science Magazine Top Employer

For six years in a row, Vertex has been named to the top five of …

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Live and Work in San Diego

At Vertex's approximately 160-person research and development site …

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Our focus on people with serious diseases and our culture of scientific innovation are the core of Vertex and what drives our scientists to discover and develop new treatments. That is who we are at Vertex, and that is what makes us special.
— Jeffrey Leiden, M.D., Ph.D., Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

Our Collaborations

Vertex realizes that bringing together some of the world’s smartest people is often the best way to solve the toughest scientific problems. 

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Congrats to the Winners of Our Developer Challenge!

People with cystic fibrosis (CF) go through many transitions in …

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Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Collaboration

In 1998, Vertex began a collaboration with the CFF.

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Business Development

Vertex works with some of the world's largest pharmaceutical …

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Solving the world's most complex health challenges is not a one-person or a one-company endeavor. It will require the collaborative efforts of people in academia, patients and their physicians, and companies from around the world. Together, we have the opportunity to transform human health in the years ahead.
— Jeffrey Leiden, M.D., Ph.D., Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

Congrats to the Winners of Our Developer Challenge!

People with cystic fibrosis (CF) go through many transitions in their lives, whether going from high school to college to young adult life, changing from pediatric to adult health care, or starting jobs and families.

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Teaching is a Learning Process

One of our scientists, Eric Block, who has been at Vertex for over …

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A Summer of STEM Learning

This summer, we welcomed 30 students from Boston Green Academy, …

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Vertex Science Leaders Scholarship Recipients Head off to College

It’s back to school time for Vertex...

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Neighbor of Choice: Making a Difference in Our Communities

Joe Snodgrass’s experience as a teaching assistant during …

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We'll be presenting at two upcoming investor's conferences in February & March. Learn more: https://t.co/PBJx8F6qeI

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Congrats 2 the Top 10 #SacksforCF @cysticfibrosis scholarship winners named by @7BOOMERESIASON during the Big Game! https://t.co/xSJiEETA1t

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We are committed to the #cysticfibrosis community and to working with the FDA.

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Today we announced the outcome of a supplemental new drug application in #CF: https://t.co/MDdg59Cc5l

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Our CEO Dr. Leiden and @JayAshEOHED talk about how to grow the Commonwealth's thriving innovation economy: https://t.co/iN6B5wKfgQ

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Congrats 2 R Science Fair Mentorship students @BostonSchools Madison Park who’ll go on to regionals in March! #STEM https://t.co/OKcaeg3Xzm

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@CFAware Thank you for the feedback. We will pass this along.

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Here are our Q4 2015 financial results: https://t.co/7r62FTryPr. Tune into our conf call & webcast at 5pm ET today: https://t.co/8TggowocF3

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Last updated: Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 14:50