Filed Pursuant to Rule 424(b)(7)
File Number 333-114863
dated December 15, 2005
to Prospectus dated April 1, 2005
3 1/2% Convertible Subordinated Notes due 2011
and Shares of Common Stock Issuable upon Conversion of the Notes
This prospectus supplement relates to the resale by the holders of 3 1/2% convertible subordinated notes due 2011 of Incyte Corporation and the shares of common stock issuable upon conversion of the notes.
This prospectus supplement should be read in conjunction with the prospectus dated April 1, 2005, which is to be delivered with this prospectus supplement.
The information in the table appearing under the heading Selling Securityholders in the prospectus is supplemented and superseded in part by the information appearing in the table below:
Owned that may
that may be
Institutional Benchmark Series (Master Feeder) Limited in Respect of Electra Series c/o Quattro Fund Ltd.
|*||Less than 1%.|
|(1)||Assumes conversion of all of the holders notes at a conversion rate of 89.1385 shares of common stock per $1,000 principal amount of notes. However, this conversion rate will be subject to adjustment as described under Description of NotesConversion of Notes. As a result, the number of shares of common stock issuable upon conversion of the notes may increase or decrease in the future.|
|(2)||Calculated based on Rule 13d-3(d)(i), using 83,421,780 shares of common stock outstanding as of October 26, 2005. In calculating this amount for each holder, we treated as outstanding the number of shares of common stock issuable upon conversion of all that holders notes, but we did not assume conversion of any other holders notes.|
Investing in the notes and our common stock involves a high degree of risk. You should carefully read and consider the Risk Factors beginning on page 4 of the prospectus.
Neither the Securities and Exchange Commission nor any state securities commission has approved or disapproved of these securities or passed upon the accuracy or adequacy of this prospectus supplement or the prospectus. Any representation to the contrary is a criminal offense.