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Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 

26 Landsdowne Street

Cambridge  Massachusetts  02139  U.S.A.
Phone: 617-494-0400 Fax: 617-494-8144

ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is an emerging global oncology company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of medicines to transform the lives of cancer patients. ARIAD’s approach to structure-based drug design has led to four internally discovered, molecularly targeted product candidates for drug-resistant and difficult-to-treat cancers, including certain forms of chronic myeloid leukemia, soft tissue and bone sarcomas and non-small cell lung cancer. Additional information about ARIAD can be found on the web at

Our focus at ARIAD is to discover and develop new drugs that will dramatically expand and improve current treatment options for patients with cancer. Our story starts with our vision, which reflects who we are, where we’re going and what we’re trying to do. Our mission and values keep us focused on the kind of company—and people—we want to be.

Our vision is to transform the lives of cancer patients with breakthrough medicines.
Our mission is to discover, develop and commercialize small-molecule drugs to treat cancer in patients with the greatest unmet medical need—aggressive cancers where current therapies are inadequate. We are committed to the highest standards of integrity and stewardship in service to patients, the medical community, employees and shareholders.


• Mutual respect—we seek always to recognize and acknowledge every individual perspective.

• Integrity—we strive for honesty and transparency in our behavior, every day.

• Scientific excellence—we value innovation, creativity and individual initiative in our work.

• Teamwork—we believe in collaborative relationships and shared success.

• Clinical scholarship—our unique approach to clinical investigation aims at addressing the biological basis of disease.

• Execution—we are committed to acting decisively and delivering on our commitments in all we do.

Building a global commercial oncology company

ARIAD is building a global commercial oncology company. At the end of 2011, ARIAD raised a net of $243 million through a public offering of common stock that allows the company to prepare for commercial launches of ponatinib and retain its substantial potential commercial value.

 Key Statistics

Ownership: Public

Web Site: Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Symbol: ARIA

 Company News
Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA) Announces Appointment Of Hugh Cole, Senior Pharmaceutical-Industry Executive, As Chief Business Officer 4/2/2014 7:38:45 AM    More...
Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA) Announces Initiation Of Pivotal Phase 2 ALTA Trial Of AP26113 In Patients With Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer 3/24/2014 7:36:33 AM    More...
Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) Shoves Once-Promising $700 Million+ Drug Back To Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA) 2/27/2014 8:23:31 AM    More...
Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA) Reports 2013 Financial Results And Outlines Key Objectives For 2014 2/25/2014 7:41:57 AM    More...
Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA) Brings In Two Activist-Backed Directors Onto Board Of Directors 2/21/2014 7:11:36 AM    More...
Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA) To Present At The RBC Capital Markets Healthcare Conference 2/19/2014 7:27:12 AM    More...
Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA) To Host Conference Call And Webcast Discussion Of Fourth Quarter And Year-End 2013 Financial Results On February 25, 2014 2/10/2014 8:00:37 AM    More...
Investor Seeks Two Board Seats At Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA) 2/7/2014 6:59:51 AM    More...
Big Pharma Groups Including Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) Make "Friendly Approaches" For Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA) 1/23/2014 8:08:37 AM    More...
Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA) Announces The Commercial Availability Of Iclusig (Ponatinib) For Patients With Refractory Philadelphia-Positive Leukemias In The U.S. 1/17/2014 8:18:40 AM    More...