Patents Assigned to Tap Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Patent number: 5534548
    Abstract: Straight-chain alkanoic acids, substituted at the .OMEGA.-carbon atom by a substituted phenyl, naphthyl, furyl, or thienyl group and by a substituted 1,4-benzoquinon-2-yl group are effective in the therapy or prophylaxis of conditions associated with lipid peroxide injury to vascular endothelium particularly preeclampsia and eclampsia in pregnant females.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 3, 1994
    Date of Patent: July 9, 1996
    Assignee: TAP Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventor: Anthony Killian
  • Patent number: 5413990
    Abstract: Decapaptides substituted on the N-terminal nitrogen atom by acyl groups are potent antagonists of LHRH and are useful for suppressing the levels of sex hormones in mammals.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 6, 1993
    Date of Patent: May 9, 1995
    Assignee: Tap Pharmaceuticals Inc.
    Inventors: Fortuna Haviv, Timothy D. Fitzpatrick, Rolf E. Swenson, Charles J. Nichols, Nicholas A. Mort
  • Patent number: 5140009
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel LHRH analogs. The LHRH analogs include "pseudo" hexapeptide, heptapeptide, octapeptide and nonapeptide analogs of LHRH, wherein all or some of the amino acids, 1, 2 and 3 have been eliminated and the remaining (2-9), (2-10), (3-9), (3-10), (4-9) or (4-10) peptide is linked to various carboxylic acids which take the place of amino acids 1, 2 or 3 in LHRH.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 10, 1990
    Date of Patent: August 18, 1992
    Assignee: Tap Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Fortuna Haviv, Jonathan Greer, Christopher A. Palabrica, Timothy D. Fitzpatrick