Vertex Pharmaceuticals 8-K 2007
Washington, D.C. 20549
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): July 24, 2007
VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS INCORPORATED
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.
On July 24, 2007, we issued a press release in which we reported our consolidated financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2007. A copy of that press release is attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Except as set forth in the following paragraph, the information set forth in Exhibit 99.1 shall not be deemed to be filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liability of that section, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
The information set forth under the captions Recent Achievements and 2007 Objectives and Special Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements of the press release attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 shall be deemed to be filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Exchange Act, and shall be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed under the Securities Act or the Exchange Act.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.