Mass. Biotech Firm Vertex To Cut 370 Jobs Vertex Pharmaceuticals says it plans to eliminate about 15 percent of its worldwide workforce, including about 175 positions in Massachusetts.
Vertex Reaches Out To Boston SchoolsVertex is committing more than $1 million to encourage students to pursue science, technology and engineering.
Wall Street Reacted Dramatically To Developments At Cambridge CompanyThe share price for Vertex Pharmaceuticals gained an impressive 50% in trading on Monday.
Business Headlines: Free Home Listings; Cystic Fibrosis Drug ApprovedThe real estate website isoldmyhouse.com is dropping its $199 charge for homeowners to list their homes for sale.
Biotech Giant Vertex Breaks Ground On Fan Pier ComplexGov. Deval Patrick and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino officially welcomed biotech giant Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. to South Boston Wednesday.
Boston's Fan Pier Gets Big BoostCambridge drug maker, Vertex, will move their headquarters and lab space into the buildings by 2014.
Cambridge Company Gets Boost From Hepatitis C DrugShares of Cambridge-based Vertex went up about 12-percent Wednesday after regulators indicated that their potential drug for Hepatitis C was effective.