Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc (VRTX.OQ)
U.S. health regulators have expanded the use of one of Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc's cystic fibrosis drugs to include patients aged between 12 months and 24 months.
Aug 15 U.S. health regulators have expanded the use of one of Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc's cystic fibrosis drugs to include patients aged between 12 months and 24 months.
* SATIVA INVESTMENTS COMMITS TO C$.02 MILLION INVESTMENT IN CANADIAN-BASED VERITAS PHARMA
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc topped analysts' forecasts for quarterly profit on Thursday, led by stronger-than expected sales of its latest cystic fibrosis drug as well as double-digit growth in sales of older treatments.
* New CF drug Symdeko Q1 sales $34 mln easily tops expectations
* VERTEX INITIATES PHASE 3 STUDIES OF VX-445, TEZACAFTOR AND IVACAFTOR AS A TRIPLE COMBINATION REGIMEN FOR PEOPLE WITH CYSTIC FIBROSIS
April 26 Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc's quarterly profit fell 15.1 percent, hurt by higher research and development spending.
* COMPANY REITERATES FULL-YEAR 2018 TOTAL CF PRODUCT REVENUE GUIDANCE OF $2.65 BILLION TO $2.80 BILLION
* VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS INC SAYS CEO JEFFREY LEIDEN'S FY 2017 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $17.3 MILLION VERSUS $17.4 MILLION IN FY 2016 - SEC FILING Source text (https://bit.ly/2JVKbq6) Further company coverage:
* VERITAS PHARMA ENTERS INTO SHARE PURCHASE AGREEMENT WITH 3 CARBON EXTRACTIONS INC. Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reuters.Briefs@thomsonreuters.com)
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