Vertex's Cystic Fibrosis Journey

Alongside the cystic fibrosis (CF) community, we have spent the last 20 years doing what was once thought impossible - discovering and developing medicines that treat the underlying cause of this devastating disease. Within seven years we have brought four medicines to certain people with cystic fibrosis – with the potential of treating up to 90% of all people with CF. Our success is a testament to our partnership with the CF community and the relentlessness and resilience of our team at Vertex.

We are focusing on three things as we continue our journey in CF:


Our goal is to one day cure Cystic Fibrosis


For additional information on our efforts in CF, visit our pipeline page.