Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Vertex Pharmaceuticals discovers, develops and commercializes pharmaceutical products for treatment of cystic fibrosis, cancer, inflammatory bowel, autoimmune disease and neurological disorders.

Vertex Pharmaceuticals discovers, develops and commercializes pharmaceutical products for treatment of cystic fibrosis, cancer, inflammatory bowel, autoimmune disease and neurological disorders. Vertex’s product Trikafta was approved by the USFDA in 2019 for treatment of cystic fibrosis. Other approved cystic fibrosis medicines from Vertex include Symdeko, Orkambi and Kalydeco.

Vertex and CRISPR Therapeutics are collaborating with their treatment, CTX001, made from a patient’s own stem cells harvested and edited using CRISPR technology to increase fetal hemoglobin levels to treat transfusion-dependent beta thalassemia and sickle cell disease.

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Adriana Kwiatkowski

Employee

Adrija Ashrita

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Alison Welch

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Allan Powe

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Andreas Kateifides

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Andrei Jerkovich

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Andrew Berkowitz

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Andrew Cosgrove

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Ankita Deshpande

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Arash Shirazi

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Bob Stack

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Bradford Kellogg

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Brett Busch, Ph.D.

Employee

Carlo Bocconcelli

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Chandra Burra

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Chelsea Lombardi

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Chelsey Jensen

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Chong Lee

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Chris Hughes

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Christina Han

Employee

Corey Gray

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Courtney Bradford

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David Howe

Employee

Dr Janet Fernihough MBA

Employee

Edward Ramos

Employee

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Alex Keown
May 8, 2020
BioSpace
Pharma and life sciences companies strengthen their leadership teams and boards with these Movers & Shakers.
August 28, 2019
news.yahoo.com
Patent cliffs and pipeline risks are among the reasons these biologic drug specialists are attractively priced today.

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