Achillion Pharmaceuticals has announced that Executive Vice President Joseph Truitt has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer, a new position within Achillion. The Company has also announced the appointment of Avner Ingerman, M.D. as Senior Vice President and Head of Ophthalmology, also a newly created position​ … more

Separately, Achillion announced the termination of a worldwide license and collaboration arrangement on hepatitis C with Janssen Pharmaceuticals, one of the companies of Johnson & Johnson.  … more