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Achillion Pharma Appoints Steven Zelenkofske Chief Medical Officer

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Steven Zelenkofske has joined Achillion Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: ACHN) as executive vice president and chief medical officer of the New Haven, CT, drug developer. Zelenkofske most recently worked at uniQure (NASDAQ: QURE), where he was chief medical officer. He has also held leadership positions at Regado Biosciences, AstraZeneca (NYSE: AZN), Sanofi-Aventis, Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX), and Novartis (NYSE: NVS). Achillion develops drugs to treat rare immune disorders.