Conference Call and Webcast InformationVerastem will discuss the acquisition during the Research and Development Day to be held tomorrow, July 12, at 9:00am ET. A live webcast of the event can be accessed by visiting the investors section of the Company’s website at www.verastem.com. A replay will be available for two weeks from the date of the event.A live, listen-only conference call of the event can be accessed by dialing 1-866-700-7173 five minutes prior to the start of the event and providing the passcode 73322380. The details for the annual Research and Development Day are as follows: Location: 215 First Street, Cambridge, MA, 02142 Date: July 12, 2012 Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm (ET) RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org Conference Call Dial-in: (866)700-7173 Conference Call Passcode: 73322380 About Verastem, Inc.Verastem, Inc. (NASDAQ: VSTM) is a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing drugs to treat breast and other cancers by targeting cancer stem cells. Cancer stem cells are an underlying cause of tumor recurrence and metastasis. For more information please visit www.verastem.com. Forward-looking statements:This press release includes certain forward-looking statements about the Company’s future expectations, plans and prospects, including statements regarding the development of VS-6063 and the Company’s FAK inhibitor program generally, the Company’s rights to develop or commercialize VS-6063, the Company’s obligations to make milestone payments and royalties if VS-6063 is successfully developed or commercialized and the ability of the Company to finance contemplated development activities. Forward-looking statements can be identified by words such as “intends,” “anticipates,” “believes,” “plans,” “will,” “seeks” and similar terms. Each forward-looking statement is subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in such statement. Applicable risks and uncertainties include the risks that the license agreement is terminated by either party before the Company fully develops VS-6063, that the Company will be unable to successfully complete the clinical development of VS-6063, that the development of VS-6063 will take longer or cost more than planned, that VS-6063 will not receive regulatory approval and that VS-6063 will not become a commercially successful product. Other risks and uncertainties include those identified under the heading “Risk Factors” in the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011 and in any subsequent filings. The Company does not undertake and specifically disclaims any obligation to release publicly revisions that may be made to any forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date of such statements or to reflect the occurrence of events, whether or not anticipated.