Patents Examined by Nizal S. Chandrakumar
  • Patent number: 10815231
    Abstract: The present invention discloses [1,2,4]triazolo[1,5-a]pyridine derivatives, as well as the crystalline form thereof. Compounds provided in the present invention have significant inhibitory effects on tumor cells, can be used for the prevention and/or treatment of tumor-related diseases, especially lung cancer, and have wide application prospects.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 16, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2020
    Assignee: WEST CHINA HOSPITAL, SICHUAN UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Weimin Li, Yang He, Li Zhang, Bojiang Chen, Zhixin Qiu
  • Patent number: 10807958
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the compound having Formula (I) or pharmaceutically acceptable salts or solvates thereof, and its use in treating and/or preventing a Tauopathy.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 15, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2020
    Assignees: INSERM (Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale), UNIVERSITE DE LILLE 2 DROIT ET SANTE
    Inventors: Nicolas Sergeant, Luc Buee, Patricia Melnyk, Marion Gay, Nicolas Le Fur
  • Patent number: 10808335
    Abstract: Methods of making polycationic nanofibers by grafting cationic polymers onto electrospun neutral nanofibers and polycationic nanofibers produced by the methods are provided herein. In addition, methods of using the polycationic nanofibers to reduce inflammation, to adsorb anionic compounds such as heparin or nucleic acids, to inhibit the growth of microbes or inhibit the formation of a biofilm are also provided. The polycationic nanofibers may be in a mesh and may be included in a medical device, wound dressing, bandage, or as part of a graft.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 4, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2020
    Assignee: Duke University
    Inventors: Bruce A. Sullenger, Hemraj A. Juwarker, Kam W. Leong, Jennifer Gamboa Jackman
  • Patent number: 10807966
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to certain amides and heterocyclic compounds. The present invention also relates to uses of these compounds to treat several diseases including autoimmune disorders, cardiovascular disorders, inflammation, central nervous system disorders, arterial thrombotic disorders, fibrotic disorders, glaucoma, and neoplastic disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 20, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2020
    Assignee: Translational Drug Development, LLC
    Inventors: Tong Wang, Stephen Gately
  • Patent number: 10807954
    Abstract: An improved method is used for preparing triacetone amine while recycling the by-products. This involves treating the crude product from triacetone amine preparation, which leads to an increase in the content of compounds which react readily with ammonia. This method enables efficient recycling of the by-products formed in the synthesis of triacetone amine.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 4, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2020
    Assignee: Evonik Operations GmbH
    Inventors: Katharina Minke, Julia Rieb, Manfred Neumann
  • Patent number: 10793564
    Abstract: The invention relates to compounds of formula (A) and formula (I): or a salt thereof, wherein R1, R2, R10, R11, R12, R13, R14, R15, R16, q and p are as described herein. Compounds of formula (A), formula (I), and pharmaceutical compositions thereof are ?v?6 integrin inhibitors that are useful for treating fibrosis such as idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) and nonspecific interstitial pneumonia (NSIP).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2020
    Assignee: PLIANT THERAPEUTICS, INC.
    Inventors: Jacob Cha, Chengguo Dong, Timothy Hom, Lan Jiang, Katerina Leftheris, Hui Li, David J. Morgans, Jr., Manuel Munoz, Maureen Reilly, Yajun Zheng
  • Patent number: 10793540
    Abstract: The present invention provides an industrially applicable method for production of a fluorine-containing cyclopropane carboxylic acid compound useful as an intermediate for pharmaceutical and agrichemical products. A fluorine-containing cyclopropane monoester is obtained by: forming a fluorine-containing cyclic sulfate with the use of a fluorine-containing diol compound and sulfuryl fluoride (as a cyclic sulfuric esterification step); reacting the fluorine-containing cyclic sulfate with a malonic diester, thereby forming a fluorine-containing cyclopropane diester (as a cyclopropanation step); and hydrolyzing the fluorine-containing cyclopropane diester (as a hydrolysis step).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 5, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2020
    Assignee: Central Glass Company, Limited
    Inventors: Takashi Kashiwaba, Takako Yamazaki, Shoko Ishii, Shunsuke Mimura, Masanori Fushimi, Ryuichi Okamoto, Haruki Kobayashi, Manabu Yasumoto
  • Patent number: 10793547
    Abstract: Compounds of Formula (I): pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, deuterated derivatives of any of the foregoing, and metabolites of any of the foregoing are disclosed. Pharmaceutical compositions comprising the same, methods of treating cystic fibrosis using the same, and methods for making the same are also disclosed. Also disclosed are solid state forms of Compound 1 and salts and solvates thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 8, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2020
    Assignee: Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
    Inventors: Alexander Russell Abela, Timothy Alcacio, Corey Anderson, Paul Timothy Angell, Minson Baek, Jeremy J. Clemens, Thomas Cleveland, Lori Ann Ferris, Peter Diederik Jan Grootenhuis, Raymond Stanley Gross, Anton V. Gulevich, Sara Sabina Hadida Ruah, Clara Kuang-Ju Hsia, Robert M. Hughes, Pramod Virupax Joshi, Ping Kang, Ali Keshavarz-Shokri, Haripada Khatuya, Paul John Krenitsky, Jason McCartney, Mark Thomas Miller, Prasuna Paraselli, Fabrice Jean Denis Pierre, Yi Shi, Muna Shrestha, David Andrew Siesel, Kathy Stavropoulos, Andreas P. Termin, Fredrick F. Van Goor, Johnny Uy, Timothy John Young, Jinglan Zhou
  • Patent number: 10793539
    Abstract: The invention relates to a process for the preparation of tocols [tocopherols (T) and tocotrienols (T3)] and squalene from vegetable oil refining by-products like fatty acid distillates. It particularly relates to the process of preparation of tocopherols, tocotrienols and squalene without any degradation from the fatty acid distillates obtained during processing of oils from the palm.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 27, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2020
    Assignee: PRAJ INDUSTRIES LIMITED
    Inventors: Pallavi Vinitkumar Pathak, Prajakt Subhash Charhate, Mangesh Ganesh Kurkarni
  • Patent number: 10793518
    Abstract: The present disclosure is directed dye compounds containing a hydrazinyl substituent and optionally, one or more negatively charged groups, such as sulfonate, phosphate, phosphonate, and/or carboxylate groups and dye compounds containing an aminooxy substitutent. The compounds are useful in the detection of analytes containing aldehyde and ketone groups, including, for example, glycans.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 12, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2020
    Assignee: Life Technologies Corporation
    Inventors: Wenjun Zhou, Kyle Gee, Yolanda Tennico, Peter Slade, Hee Chol Kang, Shaheer Khan, Brian Evans, James Stray
  • Patent number: 10793683
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides (block co-polymer)-(metal organic framework) conjugates (BCPMOFs), such as (block co-polymer)-(metal organic nanostructure) conjugates (BCPMONs), and thermoplastic elastomers, gels, and compositions thereof. Exemplary BCPMONs include (block co-polymer)-(metal organic cage) conjugates (BCPMOCs), (block co-polymer)-(metal organic paddlewheel) conjugates, and (block co-polymer)-(metal organic square) conjugates, such as BCPMONs of Formula (A), (B), or (C). Also described herein are macromonomers for preparing the BCPMONs; thermoplastic elastomers, gels, and compositions involving the BCPMONs; methods of preparing the BCPMONs, thermoplastic elastomers, gels, and compositions; and methods of using the BCPMONs, thermoplastic elastomers, gels, and compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 27, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2020
    Assignee: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Inventors: Jeremiah A. Johnson, Yufeng Wang, Michelle MacLeod
  • Patent number: 10786505
    Abstract: Disclosed are methods for the treatment of various solid tumors in patients in need of such treatment. The methods comprise administering to such a patient an NEDD8-activating enzyme (NAE) inhibitor such as ((1S,2S,4R)-4-(4-((1S)-2,3-dihydro-1H-inden-1-ylamino)-7H-pyrrolo[2,3-d]-pyrimidin-7-yl)-2-hydroxycyclopentyl)methyl sulfamate (MLN4924) or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt in combination with one or more chemotherapeutic agents. Also disclosed are medicaments for use in the treatment of various solid tumors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 15, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 29, 2020
    Assignee: Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Allison Berger, Eric S. Lightcap
  • Patent number: 10781208
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides compounds represented by Formula (I), and the pharmaceutically acceptable salts and solvates thereof wherein R1a, R1b, R2a, R2b, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, E and (B) are as defined as set forth in the specification. The present disclosure also provides compounds of Formula (I) for use to treat a condition or disorder responsive to inhibition of ALK such as cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignee: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN
    Inventors: Jianyong Chen, Liu Liu, Xuyuan Dong, Chao-Yie Yang, Donna McEachern, Shaomeng Wang
  • Patent number: 10780167
    Abstract: The present invention provides a method of producing an aqueous solution containing an N—C8-22 acyl acidic amino acid and/or a salt thereof and having pH 8.4-9.5, including the first step for reacting an acidic amino acid and/or a salt thereof with a C8-22 fatty acid chloride in a water solvent at pH 10-13 to form an N—C8-22 acyl acidic amino acid salt, and the second step for adjusting the pH of the aqueous solution after the first step to 8.4-9.5.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 1, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignee: AJINOMOTO CO., INC.
    Inventors: Gaku Hattori, Hiroji Ishii, Masahiro Ino
  • Patent number: 10774089
    Abstract: There is described a method of producing (?)-levoglucosenone, said method comprising, heating lignin to a temperature in excess of 150° C. for a time sufficient to convert a proportion of the lignin to (?)-evoglucosenone.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 20, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignee: UNIVERSITY OF YORK
    Inventors: James Hanley Clark, Mario De Bruyn, Vitaliy Lvovich Budarin
  • Patent number: 10774069
    Abstract: Described herein are crystalline forms of pharmaceutically acceptable salts of the lysyl oxidase-like 2 (LOXL2) inhibitor (3-(4-(aminomethyl)-6-(trifluoromethyl)pyridin-2-yloxy)phenyl)((3R,4R)-3-fluoro-4-hydroxypyrrolidin-1-yl)methanone. Also described are methods of making the LOXL2 inhibitor, pharmaceutical compositions and medicaments comprising the LOXL2 inhibitor, and methods of using the LOXL2 inhibitor in the treatment of conditions, diseases, or disorders associated with LOXL2 activity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 6, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignee: PHARMAKEA, INC.
    Inventors: David Lonergan, Kevin Ross Holme, Martin W. Rowbottom
  • Patent number: 10774064
    Abstract: Provided are novel compounds of Formula (I): and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, which are useful for treating a variety of diseases, disorders or conditions which can be affected by potassium channel modulation. Also provided are pharmaceutical compositions comprising the novel compounds of Formula (I), pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, and methods for their use in treating one or more diseases, disorders or conditions, associated with potassium channels.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 2, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignee: Cadent Therapeutics, Inc.
    Inventors: Birgitte Langer Eriksen, Magnus Gustafsson, Charlotte Hougaard, Thomas Amos Jacobsen, Martin R. Jefson, Gregg F. Keaney, Jessica Klein, Janus Schreiber Larsen, John A. Lowe, III, John M. McCall, Dorte Strøbæk, Nadia Lybøl von Schoubye
  • Patent number: 10766872
    Abstract: The invention relates to compounds of Formula I or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt, ester or prodrug thereof:
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 31, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: The Board Institute, Inc.
    Inventors: Deborah Hung, Sarah Stanley, Tomohiko Kawate, Noriakie Iwase, Motohisa Shimizu
  • Patent number: 10758552
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a new pharmaceutical composition containing a combination of 5-aminosalicylic acid and nicotinamide or related compounds. The combination is believed to beneficially influence the intestinal microbiota and/or reduce gastrointestinal inflammation. In certain embodiments, the pharmaceutical composition is partially or entirely released into the small intestine or large intestine.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 12, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 1, 2020
    Assignee: CONARIS RESEARCH INSTITUTE AG
    Inventors: Georg Wätzig, Dirk Seegert
  • Patent number: 10759801
    Abstract: The present invention discloses processes comprising a) reacting ethyl isonipecotate with 1-bromo-2-chloroethane in the presence of an organic base in a solvent to form ethyl 1-(2-chloroethyl)piperidine-4-carboxylate (II) or a salt thereof. Process step a) may be included in a process for preparing umeclidinium bromide that comprises further process steps: b) reacting ethyl 1-(2-chloroethyl)piperidine-4-carboxylate (II) or a salt thereof with lithium diisopropylamide in a solvent to form ethyl 1-azabicyclo[2.2.2]octane-4-carboxylate (III); c) reacting ethyl 1-azabicyclo[2.2.2]octane-4-carboxylate (III) with phenyl lithium in a solvent to form 1-azabicyclo[2.2.2]oct-4-yl(diphenyl)methanol (IV); and d) reacting 1-azabicyclo[2.2.2]oct-4-yl(diphenyl)methanol (IV) with ((2-bromoethoxy)methyl) benzene in a solvent to form 4-[hydroxyl(diphenyl)methyl]-1-[2-(phenylmethyl)oxy]ethyl]-1-azoniabicyclo[2.2.2]octane bromide (I), umeclidinium bromide. A process comprising d) reacting 1-azabicyclo[2.2.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 1, 2020
    Assignee: Hovione Scientia Limited
    Inventors: Nuno Torres Lourenço, Luis Sobral, Rafael Antunes, Maria Santos, Margarida Espadinha