Patents Assigned to Synergy Pharamaceuticals Inc.
  • Patent number: 8569246
    Abstract: The invention provides novel guanylate cyclase-C agonist peptides and their use in the treatment of human diseases including gastrointestinal disorders, inflammation or cancer (e.g., a gastrointestinal cancer). The peptides can be administered either alone or in combination with an inhibitor of cGMP-dependent phosphodiesterase. The gastrointestinal disorder may be classified as either irritable bowel syndrome, constipation, or excessive acidity etc. The gastrointestinal disease may be classified as either inflammatory bowel disease or other GI condition including Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, and cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 31, 2012
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2013
    Assignee: Synergy Pharamaceuticals Inc.
    Inventor: Kunwar Shailubhai