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$10.94
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09/4/14 - $13.80
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Market Cap
975.9M
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97.8M
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Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, discovers, develops, and commercializes anti-infective drug therapies in the United States and internationally. It focuses on developing combination therapies for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C (HCV) infection and resistant bacterial infections. The company’s drug candidates for treating chronic HCV infection comprise Sovaprevir, a NS3/4A protease inhibitor, which has completed a Phase IIa clinical trial; ACH-3102, a NS5A inhibitor that is in Phase IIa clinical trial; ACH-3422, a NS5B nucleotide polymerase inhibitor, which has completed preclinical studies; and ACH-2684, a NS3/4A protease inhibitor that has completed Phase Ia and Ib clinical trials. It has a license and development agreement with Ora, Inc. for the development and commercialization of ACH-702, an antibacterial drug candidate that is delivered topically or locally. The company was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in New Haven, Connecticut.

61 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/7/14
Founded in 1998

achillion pharmaceuticals (ACHN) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $435.6K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $326.4K
Chief Compliance Officer and Executive Vice P...
Total Annual Compensation: $334.4K
Chief Commercial Officer and Executive Vice P...
Total Annual Compensation: $313.3K
Chief Medical Officer and Executive Vice Pres...
Total Annual Compensation: $256.7K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

achillion pharmaceuticals (ACHN) Key Developments

Achillion To Buy Gilead

Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NasdaqGS:ACHN) is looking to buy Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD). Shares of Achillion have appreciated 389% since June 2014 on acquisition talks.

Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Presents at FBR Inaugural Healthcare Conference, Sep-03-2014

Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Presents at FBR Inaugural Healthcare Conference, Sep-03-2014 . Venue: Four Seasons Boston, 200 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116, United States.

Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Interim Results from Ongoing Phase 2 Proxy Study Evaluating ACH-3102

Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced interim results from an ongoing Phase 2 proxy study evaluating ACH-3102, Achillion's second-generation NS5A inhibitor, in combination with sofosbuvir, without ribavirin, for eight weeks of treatment in patients with treatment-naive genotype 1 chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. Of the 12 patients treated, 100% (n=12/12) remained HCV RNA undetectable four weeks after completing therapy (SVR4). Based upon these results, 12 additional patients will begin treatment with six weeks of once daily ACH-3102 and sofosbuvir. Achillion is conducting a Phase 2, open-label, randomized, partial-crossover study to evaluate the efficacy, safety, and tolerability of eight weeks or six weeks of ACH-3102 and sofosbuvir, a marketed nucleotide polymerase inhibitor, without ribavirin, in treatment-naive genotype 1 HCV-infected patients. The primary objective of the study is determination of sustained viral response 12 weeks (SVR12) after the completion of therapy. Eighteen patients were enrolled, including six observational patients. Twelve patients completed eight weeks of treatment consisting of 50 mg of ACH-3102 and 400 mg of sofosbuvir administered once daily while observational patients received no drug during this phase of the trial. Ten of the 12 patients receiving eight weeks of treatment had genotype 1a HCV with median HCV RNA at baseline of 7.22 log(10) (range 5.5 -- 7.8 log(10)). No on-treatment viral breakthrough or post-treatment viral relapse has been observed to date. ACH-3102 and sofosbuvir were well tolerated with no significant adverse events, ECG findings, or lab abnormalities observed during treatment. Following achievement of the pre-specified response rate of 100%, the six observational patients plus six additional patients will be enrolled and receive six weeks of treatment consisting of 50 mg of ACH-3102 and 400 mg of sofosbuvir administered once daily. Achillion anticipates that SVR4 results from the crossover cohort will be reported by the end of 2014.

 

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