Patents Represented by Attorney Burton Rodney
  • Patent number: 8344160
    Abstract: The present application provides compounds, including all stereoisomers, solvates, prodrugs and pharmaceutically acceptable forms thereof according to Formula I wherein R1, R4, R5, R3, R3a, W, D, R2a, R2b and R2c are defined herein. Additionally, the present application provides pharmaceutical compositions containing at least one compound according to Formula I and optionally at least one additional therapeutic agent. Finally, the present application provides methods for treating a patient suffering from an MCHR-1 modulated disease or disorder such as, for example, obesity, diabetes, depression, anxiety or intestinal inflammation, by administration of a therapeutically effective dose of a compound according to Formula I.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 8, 2009
    Date of Patent: January 1, 2013
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: Guohua Zhao, William N. Washburn, James J. Mignone
  • Patent number: 8324241
    Abstract: Disclosed are triazolopyridine compounds of Formula (I), including pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. Also, disclosed are methods of using the compound in the treatment of obesity, dyslipidemia, diabetes and atherosclerosis, and to pharmaceutical compositions comprising at least one compound of Formula (I) or a stereoisomer or pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 7, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 4, 2012
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: Yanting Huang, Chongqing Sun, R. Michael Lawrence, William R. Ewing, Huji Turdi
  • Patent number: 8324401
    Abstract: Novel non-steroidal compounds are provided that are useful in treating diseases associated with modulation of the glucocorticoid receptor, AP-1, and/or NF-?B activity including obesity, diabetes, inflammatory and immune diseases having the structure of formula (I): or enantiomers, diastereomers, or a pharmaceutically-acceptable salt, or hydrate, thereof, where X is A1QA2-; Q is a bond, —C(?O)—, —OC(O)—, —C(?O)NR5—, —SOp—, —SOpNR5—, —C(O)O—, —NR5C(O)—, —OC(O)NR5—, —NR5C(O)O—, —S(O)pNR5C(O)—, —C(O)NR5S(O)p— —NR5S(O)p—, or —NR5C(?O)NR6—. Y is selected from hydrogen, C1-6alkyl, OR16, substituted C1-6alkyl, cycloalkyl, aryl, heterocyclo and heteroaryl. A1 and A2 are independently selected from a bond, C1-3alkylene, or C1-3alkenylene, and R1-R11 are defined herein. Also provided are pharmaceutical compositions, combinations, and methods of treating obesity, diabetes and inflammatory- or immune-associated diseases comprising said compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 18, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 4, 2012
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: Jingwu Duan, Bin Jiang
  • Patent number: 8309730
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds of Formula (I) wherein: one of A and D is —N— and the other of A and D is —C—; or enantiomers, diastereomers, or pharmaceutically-acceptable salts thereof. Also disclosed are methods of using such compounds to modulate the function of glucocorticoid receptor activity and pharmaceutical compositions comprising such compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 30, 2008
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2012
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: T. G. Murali Dhar, Hai-Yun Xiao
  • Patent number: 8304539
    Abstract: Novel non-steroidal compounds are provided which are useful in treating diseases or disorders associated with modulation of the glucocorticoid receptor, AP-1, and/or NF-?B activity, including metabolic and inflammatory and immune diseases or disorders, having the structure of formula (I): an enantiomer, diastereomer, or ta?tomer thereof, or a prodrug ester thereof, or a pharmaceutically-acceptable salt thereof, in which: Z is heterocyclo or heteroaryl; •A is a S- to 8-membered carbocyclic ring or a S- to 8-membered heterocyclic ring; B1 and B2 rings are pyridyl rings, wherein the B1 and B2 rings are each fused to the A ring and the B1 ring is optionally substituted by one to three groups which are the same or different and are independently selected from R1, R2, and R4, and the B2 ring is optionally substituted by one to three groups which are the same or different and are independently selected from R5, R7, and R3 J1, J2, and J3 are at each occurrence the same or different and are independently -A1QA2-; Q is
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 5, 2009
    Date of Patent: November 6, 2012
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: Jingwu Duan, David S. Weinstein, Bin Jiang
  • Patent number: 8273777
    Abstract: Compounds are provided which are activators of the enzyme glucokinase and thus are useful in treating diabetes and related diseases, which compounds have the structure where Q is and R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7 and R8 are as defined herein or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. A method for treating diabetes and related diseases employing the above compounds is also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 30, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 25, 2012
    Assignee: Bristol-Meyer Squibb Company
    Inventors: Yan Shi, Peter T. W. Cheng, Ying Wang, Denis E. Ryono
  • Patent number: 8263659
    Abstract: A method is provided for preventing, inhibiting or treating diseases or disorders associated with metabolism dysfunction or which are dependent upon the expression of a T3 regulated gene, wherein a compound as described in the general formula I below is administered in a therapeutically effective amount:
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 21, 2009
    Date of Patent: September 11, 2012
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: Denis E. Ryono, Jon J. Hangeland, Todd J. Friends, Tamara Dejneka, Pratik Devasthale, Yolanda V. Caringal, Minsheng Zhang, Arthur M. P. Doweyko, Johan Malm, Andrei Sanin
  • Patent number: 8222247
    Abstract: Novel non-steroidal compounds are provided which are useful in treating diseases associated with modulation of the glucocorticoid receptor, AP-1, and/or NF-?B activity, including metabolic and inflammatory or immune associated diseases or disorders having the structure of formula I or an enantiomer, diastereomer, tautomer, or a pharmaceutically-acceptable salt, thereof, wherein: A is a 5-, 6-, or 7-membered heterocyclo or heteroaryl, each containing 1, 2, or 3 heteroatoms selected from N, O, and S and substituted with one to four groups, R1, R2, R3, and/or R4; provided that (i) A is not tetrazole or (ii) if A is thienyl or furanyl then Z M is selected from alkyl, cycloalkyl, aryl, heterocyclo, and heteroaryl; Z is selected from alkyl, CF3, OH, cycloalkyl, heterocyclo, aryl, heteroaryl, —C(?O)NR8R9, —C(?O)R8, —C(NCN)NR8R9, —C(?O)OR8, —SO2R8, and —SO2NR8R9.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 31, 2007
    Date of Patent: July 17, 2012
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: Bingwei Vera Yang, Lidia M. Doweyko
  • Patent number: 8222285
    Abstract: Compounds are provided which are glucokinase activators and thus are useful in treating diabetes and related diseases and have the structure wherein in the ring represents one or two double bonds; R1 is alkyl, aryl, arylalkyl, heteroaryl, or heteroarylalkyl; R2 is alkyl, aryl, arylalkyl, heteroaryl, or heteroarylalkyl; R5 is as defined herein; Z is O, S, S(O), S(O)2, or NR5a; X is S, O, N, NR3, or CR3; Y is NCR4 or NR4; R3, R4, and R5 are as defined herein; R8 is aryl, heteroaryl, —PO(OR9)(OR10), —PO(OR9)R10 or —P(O)(R9)R10 (wherein R9 and R10 are as defined herein)/R6 and R7 are independently H, halogen, or alkyl; m is 0 or 1; and n is 0 to 3, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. A method for treating diabetes and related diseases employing the above compounds is also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 11, 2008
    Date of Patent: July 17, 2012
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: Sean Chen, Peter T. W. Cheng, Rebecca A. Smirk
  • Patent number: 8198311
    Abstract: Novel non-steroidal compounds are provided which are useful in treating diseases associated with modulation of the glucocorticoid receptor, AP-1, and/or NF-?B activity including inflammatory and immune diseases, obesity and diabetes having the structure of formula (I), its enantiomers, diastereomers, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt, or hydrate, thereof, wherein X is (Ia); or X is (Ib); or X is (Ic); (Id) is heterocycle or heteroaryl; E is —N—, —NR1—, —O—, —S—, —SO2— or —CR2—; F is —N—, —NR1a—, —O—, —S—, —SO2— or —CR2a—; G is N, —NR1b—, —O—, —S—, —SO2— or —CR2b—, provided that the E-F-G containing heterocyclic ring formed does not contain a S—S or S—O bond, and at least one of E, F and G is a heteroatom; J, Ja, M, Ma, Q, Rx, Ry, R1, R1a, R1b, R2, R2a, R2b, and R3 to R21, Z, Za, Zb, and Zc are as defined above.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 31, 2007
    Date of Patent: June 12, 2012
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: James E. Sheppeck, John L. Gilmore, T. G. Murali Dhar, Hai-Yun Xiao, Jianmin Wang, Bingwei Vera Yang, Lidia M. Doweyko
  • Patent number: 8106046
    Abstract: A compound of Formula (I) and enantiomers, diastereomers and pharmaceutically-acceptable salts thereof, wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7 and R8 are as defined herein. Also disclosed are pharmaceutical compositions and combinations containing compounds of Formula I and methods of treating diseases or disorders including metabolic and inflammatory or immune associated diseases or disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 24, 2009
    Date of Patent: January 31, 2012
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventor: Bingwei Vera Yang
  • Patent number: 8067447
    Abstract: Novel non-steroidal compounds are provided which are useful in treating diseases associated with modulation of the glucocorticoid receptor, and/or AP-1, and/or NF-?B activity including inflammatory and immune diseases, obesity and diabetes having the structure of formula (I), its enantiomers, diastereomers, or a pharmaceutically-acceptable salt, or hydrate, thereof, wherein (Ia) is heterocycle or heteroaryl; J, Ja, E, F, G, Ma, M, Q, Za and Z are as defined herein. Also provided are pharmaceutical compositions and methods of treating inflammatory- or immune-associated diseases and obesity and diabetes employing said compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 31, 2007
    Date of Patent: November 29, 2011
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: James E. Sheppeck, John L. Gilmore, T. G. Murali Dhar, Hai-Yun Xiao
  • Patent number: 8034940
    Abstract: Novel non-steroidal compounds are provided which are useful in treating diseases associated with modulation of the glucocorticoid receptor, AP-1, and/or NF-?B activity, including inflammatory and immune diseases, having the structure of formula (I): an enantiomer, diastereomer, or tautomer thereof, or a prodrug ester thereof, or a pharmaceutically-acceptable salt thereof, in which: Z is heterocyclo or heteroaryl; A is a 5- to 8-membered carbocyclic ring or a 5- to 8-membered heterocyclic ring; B is a cycloalkyl, cycloalkenyl, aryl, heterocyclo, or heteroaryl ring, wherein each ring is fused to the A ring on adjacent atoms and optionally substituted by one to four groups which are the same or different and are independently selected from R5, R6, R7, and R8; J1, J2, and J3 are at each occurrence the same or different and are independently -A1QA2-; Q is a bond, O, S, S(O), or S(O)2; A1 and A2 are the same or different and are at each occurrence independently selected from a bond, C1-3alkylene, substituted
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 8, 2007
    Date of Patent: October 11, 2011
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: David S. Weinstein, Ping Chen, T. G. Murali Dhar, Jingwu Duan, Hua Gong, Bin Jiang, Bingwei Vera Yang, Arthur M. Doweyko
  • Patent number: 7989433
    Abstract: The present invention provides compounds having the following Formula IA and IB, which are useful as MCHR1 antagonists, and includes prodrugs and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof:
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 28, 2009
    Date of Patent: August 2, 2011
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: William N. Washburn, Pratik Devasthale, Jeffrey A. Robl
  • Patent number: 7989640
    Abstract: Compounds are provided which are useful in the treatment of androgen receptor-associated conditions, such as age-related diseases, which compounds have the structure wherein R1, R2 and R4, are as defined herein; G is an aryl, heterocyclo or heteroaryl group, wherein said group is mono- or polycyclic, and which is optionally substituted; n is an integer of 1 or 2; m is an integer of 1 or 2; Z is oxygen (—O—) or NR4h; a prodrug ester, all stereoisomers thereof and a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. A method for treating androgen receptor-associated conditions such as age-related diseases is also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2010
    Date of Patent: August 2, 2011
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: Lawrence G. Hamann, Yingzhi Bi, Mark C. Manfredi, Alexandra A. Nirschl, James C. Sutton
  • Patent number: 7973159
    Abstract: The present application provides compounds, including all stereoisomers, solvates, prodrugs and pharmaceutically acceptable forms thereof according to Formula I. Additionally, the present application provides pharmaceutical compositions containing at least one compound according to Formula I and optionally at least one additional therapeutic agent. Finally, the present application provides methods for treating a patient suffering from an MCHR-1 modulated disease or disorder such as, for example, obesity, diabetes, depression or anxiety by administration of a therapeutically effective dose of a compound according to Formula I. where R1, R1a, R1b, A, R3, R4, R5, R5b and R6 are as defined herein.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 19, 2010
    Date of Patent: July 5, 2011
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: William N. Washburn, Saleem Ahmad, Andres S. Hernandez
  • Patent number: 7968577
    Abstract: Novel non-steroidal compounds are provided which are useful in treating diseases associated with modulation of the glucocorticoid receptor, AP-1, and/or NF-?B activity including inflammatory and immune diseases, obesity and diabetes having the structure of formula (I) an enantiomer, diastereomer, tautomer, solvate (e.g.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 31, 2007
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2011
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: Bingwei Vera Yang, Lidia M. Doweyko, Wayne Vaccaro, Tram N. Huynh, David R. Tortolani, T. G. Murali Dhar
  • Patent number: 7951793
    Abstract: Compounds are provided which have the structure wherein Z1 is (CH2)q or C?O; Z2 is (CH2)p or C?O; D is —CH? or C?O or (CH2)m where m is 0, 1, 2 or 3; n=0, 1 or 2; p=1 or 2; q=0, 1 or 2; Q is C or N; X is CH or N; X2 is C, N, O or S; X3 is C, N, O or S; X4 is C, N, O or S; X5 is C, N, O or S; X6 is C, N, O or S; provided that at least one of X2, X3, X4 X5 and X6 is N; and at least one of X2, X3, X4 X5 and X6 is C; and A, B, R1, R2, R2a, R4, R3, E, Z and Y are as defined herein, which compounds are useful in treating diabetes and related diseases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 18, 2007
    Date of Patent: May 31, 2011
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: Peter T. W. Cheng, Sean Chen, Pratik Devasthale, Charles Z. Ding, Timothy F. Herpin, Shung Wu, Hao Zhang, Wei Wang, Xiang-Yang Ye
  • Patent number: 7888381
    Abstract: Non-steroidal compounds are provided which are useful in treating diseases associated with modulation of the glucocorticoid receptor, AP-1, and/or NF-?B activity including obesity, diabetes, inflammatory and immune diseases, and have the structure of formula (I) or an enantiomer, a diastereomer, a pharmaceutically acceptable salt, or hydrate thereof, where J is selected from NR1 or C(R4)(R4a); K is selected from NR2 or C(R5)(R5a); L is selected from NR3 or C(R6)(R6a); and A, X, Y, R1, R2, R3, R4, R4a, R5, R5a, R6, R6a, R8, R10, R11, and n are defined herein. Also provided are pharmaceutical compositions and methods of treating obesity, diabetes and inflammatory or immune associated diseases comprising said compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 13, 2006
    Date of Patent: February 15, 2011
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: Jingwu Duan, Zhonghui Lu, David S. Weinstein, Bin Jiang
  • Patent number: 7838678
    Abstract: A process is provided for preparing the HIV protease inhibitor atazanavir bisulfate wherein a solution of atazanavir free base is reacted with concentrated sulfuric acid in an amount to react with less than about 15% by weight of the free base, seeds of Form A crystals of atazanavir bisulfate are added to the reaction mixture, and as crystals of the bisulfate form, additional concentrated sulfuric acid is added in multiple stages at increasing rates according to a cubic equation, to effect formation of Form A crystals of atazanavir bisulfate. A process is also provided for preparing atazanavir bisulfate as Pattern C material. A novel form of atazanavir bisulfate is also provided which is Form E3 which is a highly crystalline triethanolate solvate of the bisulfate salt from ethanol.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 27, 2009
    Date of Patent: November 23, 2010
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: Soojin Kim, Bruce T. Lotz, Mary F. Malley, Jack Z. Gougoutas, Martha Davidovich, Sushil K. Srivastava