Patents Assigned to SENTINEL ONCOLOGY LIMITED
  • Publication number: 20200247796
    Abstract: The invention provides compounds of the formula (3): or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt or tautomer thereof, wherein: Z is a 5-membered heteroaryl ring containing one or two nitrogen ring members and optionally one further heteroatom ring member selected from N and O; ring X is a benzene or pyridine ring; ring Y is a benzene, pyridine, thiophene or furan ring; Ar1 is an optionally substituted benzene, pyridine, thiophene or furan ring; m is 0, 1 or 2; n is 0, 1 or 2; R1 is selected from various substituents: R2 is selected from hydrogen and a C1-4 hydrocarbon group; R3 is selected from hydrogen and a C1-4 hydrocarbon group; R4 is selected from various substituents; R5 is selected from various substituents; Ar2 is an optionally substituted phenyl, pyridyl or pyridone group; R6 is a group Q1-Ra—Rb; Q1 is absent or is a C1-3 saturated hydrocarbon linker; Ra is selected from O; C(O); C(O)O; CONRc; N(Rc)CO; N(Rc)CONRc, NRc; and SO2NRc; Rb is selected from hydrogen and various substituents;
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 27, 2018
    Publication date: August 6, 2020
    Applicant: SENTINEL ONCOLOGY LIMITED
    Inventors: Robert George BOYLE, David Winter WALKER, Richard Justin BOYCE
  • Patent number: 10730882
    Abstract: The invention provides compound that inhibit or modulate the activity of p70S6 kinase, the compounds being of the formula (1): or a salt, tautomer or N-oxide thereof; wherein: one of Y and Z is R3 and the other is Ar2; Q1 is an optionally substituted C1-8 alkylene group; and wherein a carbon atom of the C1-8 alkylene group may optionally be replaced by a cyclopropane-1,1-diyl or cyclobutane-1,1-diyl group provided that the total number of carbon atoms in an alkylene group containing such a replacement does not exceed 8; Q2 is a bond or an optionally substituted C1-8 alkylene group R1 is selected from hydrogen, NRxRy and a group Cy1; Rx and Ry are each is selected from hydrogen, C1-4 hydrocarbyl or hydroxy-C1-4 hydrocarbyl; or NRxRy forms an optionally substituted 4 to 7-membered heterocyclic ring; Cy1 is an optionally substituted C-linked 3 to 7 membered monocyclic non-aromatic carbocyclic or heterocyclic; R2 and R4 are each is selected from hydrogen, fluorine, chlorine, optionally substituted C1-2 al
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 14, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 4, 2020
    Assignee: SENTINEL ONCOLOGY LIMITED
    Inventors: Robert George Boyle, David Winter Walker
  • Publication number: 20190292195
    Abstract: The invention provides compound that inhibit or modulate the activity of p70S6 kinase, the compounds being of the formula (1): or a salt, tautomer or N-oxide thereof; wherein: one of Y and Z is R3 and the other is Ar2; Q1 is an optionally substituted C1-8 alkylene group; and wherein a carbon atom of the C1-8 alkylene group may optionally be replaced by a cyclopropane-1,1-diyl or cyclobutane-1,1-diyl group provided that the total number of carbon atoms in an alkylene group containing such a replacement does not exceed 8; Q2 is a bond or an optionally substituted C1-8 alkylene group R1 is selected from hydrogen, NRxRy and a group Cy1; Rx and Ry are each is selected from hydrogen, C1-4 hydrocarbyl or hydroxy-C1-4 hydrocarbyl; or NRxRy forms an optionally substituted 4 to 7-membered heterocyclic ring; Cy1 is an optionally substituted C-linked 3 to 7 membered monocyclic non-aromatic carbocyclic or heterocyclic; R2 and R4 are each is selected from hydrogen, fluorine, chlorine, optionally substituted C1-2 al
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 14, 2019
    Publication date: September 26, 2019
    Applicant: SENTINEL ONCOLOGY LIMITED
    Inventors: Robert George BOYLE, David Winter WALKER
  • Patent number: 10344033
    Abstract: The invention provides compound that inhibit or modulate the activity of p70S6 kinase, the compounds being of the formula (1): or a salt, tautomer or N-oxide thereof; wherein: one of Y and Z is R3 and the other is Ar2; Q1 is an optionally substituted C1-8 alkylene group; and wherein a carbon atom of the C1-8 alkylene group may optionally be replaced by a cyclopropane-1,1-diyl or cyclobutane-1,1-diyl group provided that the total number of carbon atoms in an alkylene group containing such a replacement does not exceed 8; Q2 is a bond or an optionally substituted C1-8 alkylene group R1 is selected from hydrogen, NRxRy and a group Cy1; Rx and Ry are each is selected from hydrogen, C1-4 hydrocarbyl or hydroxy-C1-4 hydrocarbyl; or NRxRy forms an optionally substituted 4 to 7-membered heterocyclic ring; Cy1 is an optionally substituted C-linked 3 to 7 membered monocyclic non-aromatic carbocyclic or heterocyclic; R2 and R4 are each is selected from hydrogen, fluorine, chlorine, optionally substituted C1-2 al
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 30, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2019
    Assignee: SENTINEL ONCOLOGY LIMITED
    Inventors: Robert George Boyle, David Winter Walker
  • Publication number: 20180370975
    Abstract: The invention provides compound that inhibit or modulate the activity of p70S6 kinase, the compounds being of the formula (1): or a salt, tautomer or N-oxide thereof; wherein: one of Y and Z is R3 and the other is Ar2; Q1 is an optionally substituted C1-8 alkylene group; and wherein a carbon atom of the C1-8 alkylene group may optionally be replaced by a cyclopropane-1,1-diyl or cyclobutane-1,1-diyl group provided that the total number of carbon atoms in an alkylene group containing such a replacement does not exceed 8; Q2 is a bond or an optionally substituted C1-8 alkylene group R1 is selected from hydrogen, NRxRy and a group Cy1; Rx and Ry are each is selected from hydrogen, C1-4 hydrocarbyl or hydroxy-C1-4 hydrocarbyl; or NRxRy forms an optionally substituted 4 to 7-membered heterocyclic ring; Cy1 is an optionally substituted C-linked 3 to 7 membered monocyclic non-aromatic carbocyclic or heterocyclic; R2 and R4 are each is selected from hydrogen, fluorine, chlorine, optionally substituted C1-2 alkyl
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 30, 2016
    Publication date: December 27, 2018
    Applicant: SENTINEL ONCOLOGY LIMITED
    Inventors: Robert George BOYLE, David Winter WALKER
  • Patent number: 10144726
    Abstract: The invention provides compounds for use in the treatment of a disease or condition selected from brain disorders and triple-negative breast cancer, the compounds being of the formula (1): or a salt or tautomer thereof; wherein: X1 is N or N+(O?); X2 is N or CH; Q is selected from a C1-3 alkylene group, cyclopropane-1,1-diyl and cyclobutane-1,1-diyl; R1 is selected from hydrogen and C1-4 alkyl; R2, R3 and R4 are the same or different and each is selected from hydrogen and fluorine; Ar1 is a benzene, thiophene, naphthyl or pyridine ring optionally substituted with 1, 2 or 3 substituents selected from fluorine; chlorine; bromine; C1-4 hydrocarbyl; C1-4 hydrocarbyloxy; trifluoromethyl; difluoromethyl; cyano; trifluoromethoxy; difluoromethoxy; Ar2 is a monocyclic 5- or 6-membered heteroaryl ring containing 1, 2 or 3 heteroatom ring members selected from O, N and S and being optionally substituted with 1, 2 or 3 substituents selected from fluorine; C1-4 hydrocarbyl; amino; mono-C1-4 hydrocarbylamino and di
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 15, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 4, 2018
    Assignee: SENTINEL ONCOLOGY LIMITED
    Inventors: Robert George Boyle, David Winter Walker
  • Publication number: 20180022735
    Abstract: The invention provides compounds for use in the treatment of a disease or condition selected from brain disorders and triple-negative breast cancer, the compounds being of the formula (1): or a salt or tautomer thereof; wherein: X1 is N or N+(O?); X2 is N or CH; Q is selected from a C1-3 alkylene group, cyclopropane-1,1-diyl and cyclobutane-1,1-diyl; R1 is selected from hydrogen and C1-4 alkyl; R2, R3 and R4 are the same or different and each is selected from hydrogen and fluorine; Ar1 is a benzene, thiophene, naphthyl or pyridine ring optionally substituted with 1, 2 or 3 substituents selected from fluorine; chlorine; bromine; C1-4 hydrocarbyl; C1-4 hydrocarbyloxy; trifluoromethyl; difluoromethyl; cyano; trifluoromethoxy; difluoromethoxy; Ar2 is a monocyclic 5- or 6-membered heteroaryl ring containing 1, 2 or 3 heteroatom ring members selected from O, N and S and being optionally substituted with 1, 2 or 3 substituents selected from fluorine; C1-4 hydrocarbyl; amino; mono-C1-4 hydrocarbylamino and di-
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 15, 2016
    Publication date: January 25, 2018
    Applicant: SENTINEL ONCOLOGY LIMITED
    Inventors: Robert George BOYLE, David Winter WALKER
  • Publication number: 20170247341
    Abstract: The invention provides compounds which inhibit or modulate the activity of Chk-1 kinase and which are useful in the treatment of cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 16, 2017
    Publication date: August 31, 2017
    Applicant: SENTINEL ONCOLOGY LIMITED
    Inventors: Robert George Boyle, Richard Justin Boyce
  • Patent number: 9630931
    Abstract: The invention provides compounds which inhibit or modulate the activity of Chk-1 kinase and which are useful in the treatment of cancer. The compounds have the general formula (1): and salts, N-oxides and tautomers thereof, wherein m is 2, 3 or 4; n is 0 or 1; Q1 is selected from a bond; C(?O); S(O); SO2; and an alkylene chain of 1 to 4 carbon atoms in length between the moiety R4 and the nitrogen atom.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Assignee: SENTINEL ONCOLOGY LIMITED
    Inventors: Robert George Boyle, Richard Justin Boyce
  • Patent number: 8716473
    Abstract: The invention provides compounds of the formula (1): or salts or tautomers thereof; wherein X1 is N or N+(O?); X2 is N or CH; Q is a C1-3 alkylene group; R1 is selected from hydrogen, C1-4 hydrocarbyl and hydroxy-C2-4 hydrocarbyl; R2, R3 and R4 are the same or different and each is selected from hydrogen, fluorine, chlorine and methyl; Ar1 is an optionally substituted monocyclic 5 or 6-membered aryl or heteroaryl ring containing 0, 1 or 2 heteroatom ring members selected from O, N and S, or a naphthyl ring and Ar2 is an optionally substituted monocyclic 5 or 6-membered heteroaryl ring containing 1, 2 or 3 heteroatom ring members selected from O, N and S. The compounds of formula (1) are inhibitors of p70S6 kinase and are useful in the treatment of proliferative diseases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 26, 2010
    Date of Patent: May 6, 2014
    Assignee: Sentinel Oncology Limited
    Inventors: Robert George Boyle, David Winter Walker
  • Patent number: 8716287
    Abstract: A compound of the formula (I):
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 12, 2011
    Date of Patent: May 6, 2014
    Assignee: Sentinel Oncology Limited
    Inventors: Robert George Boyle, David Winter Walker, Richard Justin Boyce
  • Patent number: 8461339
    Abstract: The invention provides kinase inhibitor compounds of the formula (1): or salts, solvates, tautomers or N-oxides thereof; wherein X is O, CO, X1C(X2), C(X2)X1, X1C(X2)X1, S, SO, SO2, NRc, SO2NRc or NRcSO2; m is 0-2; n is 0-1; q is 0-2; A is C1-6 alkylene optionally interrupted by O; R1 is halogen, cyano, nitro, an optionally substituted acyclic C1-6 hydrocarbon group, optionally substituted C3-7 cycloalkyl, optionally substituted phenyl, optionally substituted five membered heteroaryl, NR2R3, Ra—Rb, O—Rb or C(O)NR2R8; R4 is fluorine, chlorine, methyl or cyano; R2 is hydrogen or optionally substituted C1-4 alkyl; R3 is Ra—Rb; or NR2R3 forms a 4 to 7 membered non-aromatic heterocyclic ring; Ra is a bond, C(X2), C(X2)X1, SO, SO2 or SO2NRc; Rb is hydrogen or an optionally substituted 3 to 7-membered carbocyclic or heterocyclic ring or an optionally substituted C1-12 acyclic hydrocarbon group; Rc is hydrogen or a C1-4 hydrocarbon group; Rd is O, CO, X1C(X2), C(X2)X1, X1C(X2)X1, S, SO, SO2, NRc, SO2NRc or NRcSO2
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 15, 2009
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2013
    Assignee: Sentinel Oncology Limited
    Inventors: Robert George Boyle, David Winter Walker
  • Publication number: 20130065900
    Abstract: The invention provides a compound of the formula (1): or a salt, N-oxide or tautomer thereof; wherein R1 is cyano or C1-4 alkyl; R2 is hydrogen or C1-4 alkyl; R3 is hydrogen or C1-4 alkyl; R4 and R5 are the same or different and each is selected from hydrogen, saturated C1-4 hydrocarbyl and saturated C1-4 hydrocarbyloxy; R6 and R7 are the same or different and each is selected from hydrogen, halogen, CN, C1-4 alkyl and C1-4 alkoxy wherein the C1-4 alkyl and C1-4 alkoxy are each optionally substituted with hydroxy, C1-2 alkoxy or by one or more flourine atoms; R8 is hydrogen or C1-4 alkyl; Q is an alkylene chain of 1 to 4 carbon atoms in length between the moiety Ar and the nitrogen atom N, wherein one or more of the 1 to 4 carbon atoms of the alkylene chain may optionally be substituted with one or two C1-4 alkyl groups, or wherein one carbon atom of the 1 to 4 carbon atoms of the alkylene chain may optionally be substituted with a group —CH2CH2— which together with the said one carbon atom forms a cyclop
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 12, 2011
    Publication date: March 14, 2013
    Applicant: SENTINEL ONCOLOGY LIMITED
    Inventors: Robert George Boyle, David Winter Walker, Richard Justin Boyce
  • Publication number: 20120071478
    Abstract: The invention provides compounds of the formula (1): or salts or tautomers thereof; wherein X1 is N or N+(O?); X2 is N or CH; Q is a C1-3 alkylene group; R1 is selected from hydrogen, C1-4 hydrocarbyl and hydroxy-C2-4 hydrocarbyl; R2, R3 and R4 are the same or different and each is selected from hydrogen, fluorine, chlorine and methyl; Ar1 is an optionally substituted monocyclic 5 or 6-membered aryl or heteroaryl ring containing 0, 1 or 2 heteroatom ring members selected from O, N and S, or a naphthyl ring and Ar2 is an optionally substituted monocyclic 5 or 6-membered heteroaryl ring containing 1, 2 or 3 heteroatom ring members selected from O, N and S. The compounds of formula (1) are inhibitors of p70S6 kinase and are useful in the treatment of proliferative diseases.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 26, 2010
    Publication date: March 22, 2012
    Applicant: Sentinel Oncology Limited
    Inventors: Robert George Boyle, David Winter Walker
  • Publication number: 20110130394
    Abstract: The invention provides kinase inhibitor compounds of the formula (1): or salts, solvates, tautomers or N-oxides thereof; wherein X is O, CO, X1C(X2), C(X2)X1, X1C(X2)X1, S, SO, SO2, NRc, SO2NRc or NRcSO2; m is 0-2; n is 0-1; q is 0-2; A is C1-6 alkylene optionally interrupted by O; R1 is halogen, cyano, nitro, an optionally substituted acyclic C1-6 hydrocarbon group, optionally substituted C3-7 cycloalkyl, optionally substituted phenyl, optionally substituted five membered heteroaryl, NR2R3, Ra—Rb, O—Rb or C(O)NR2R8; R4 is fluorine, chlorine, methyl or cyano; R2 is hydrogen or optionally substituted C1-4 alkyl; R3 is Ra—Rb; or NR2R3 forms a 4 to 7 membered non-aromatic heterocyclic ring; Ra is a bond, C(X2), C(X2)X1, SO, SO2 or SO2NRc; Rb is hydrogen or an optionally substituted 3 to 7-membered carbocyclic or heterocyclic ring or an optionally substituted C1-12 acyclic hydrocarbon group; Rc is hydrogen or a C1-4 hydrocarbon group; Rd is O, CO, X1C(X2), C(X2)X1, X1C(X2)X1, S, SO, SO2, NRc, SO2NRc or NRcSO2
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 15, 2009
    Publication date: June 2, 2011
    Applicant: SENTINEL ONCOLOGY LIMITED
    Inventors: Robert George Boyle, David Winter Walker
  • Publication number: 20100048540
    Abstract: The invention relates to novel heterocyclic N-oxides which are useful as hypoxic selective cytotoxic agents that mediate and/or inhibit cell proliferation, for example, through the activity of protein kinases. The invention is further related to pharmaceutical compositions containing such compounds and compositions, and to methods of treating cancer as well as other disease states associated with unwanted ahgiogenesis and/or cellular proliferation by administering effective amounts of such compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 1, 2006
    Publication date: February 25, 2010
    Applicant: SENTINEL ONCOLOGY LIMITED
    Inventors: Robert George Boyle, Stuart Travers
  • Publication number: 20090270416
    Abstract: The invention provides a Chk-1 kinase inhibiting compound of the formula (I) or a salt, solvate or tautomer thereof, wherein: G is CH2, O, NH, NHCO or CONH; A is a group (CH2)n where n is 1 to 4 provided that when G is O or NH, n is at least 2; X1 is nitrogen or CH; X2 is nitrogen or a group CR5; X3 is nitrogen or a group CR5; X4 is nitrogen or CH; provided that no more than two of X2, X3 and X4 are nitrogen; and R1; R2; R3; R4; R5 and R6 are as defined in the claims.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 8, 2007
    Publication date: October 29, 2009
    Applicant: SENTINEL ONCOLOGY LIMITED
    Inventors: Robert George Boyle, Stuart Travers
  • Publication number: 20080234276
    Abstract: The invention relates to novel heterocyclic triazines which are useful as hypoxic selective cytotoxic agents that mediate and/or inhibit cell proliferation, for example, through the activity of protein kinases. The invention is further related to pharmaceutical compositions containing such compounds and compositions, and to methods of treating cancer as well as other disease states associated with unwanted angiogenesis and/or cellular proliferation by administering effective amounts of such compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 1, 2006
    Publication date: September 25, 2008
    Applicant: SENTINEL ONCOLOGY LIMITED
    Inventors: Robert George Boyle, Stuart Travers