Home to Yale University, New Haven is famous for being the site of great inventions, including the Frisbee, the football, the hamburger, American-style pizza, and Eli Whitney’s cotton gin.
Located in downtown New Haven, between Yale University School of Medicine and the undergraduate campus, Achillion’s neighborhood offers exciting restaurants, shopping and entertainment.
For additional information on the city of New Haven, visit the links below.
Websites for Families:
CT Kids & Family-Calendar of Events
Connecticut for Kids
CT Mommy Poppins-New Haven Cty
CT Science Center
Norwalk Maritime Aquarium
Goodspeed Opera House
Pez Factory Visit
Achillion was founded in 1998 when a group of researchers formed a company that would pursue potential new treatments for infectious disease.
Achillion discovered and developed a portfolio of antivirals for the treatment of HCV. In May 2015, the company entered into a worldwide license and collaboration agreement with Janssen Pharmaceuticals to their optimize clinical development and commercialization.