Patents by Inventor Antonio Togni

Antonio Togni has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 10669250
    Abstract: Described herein are hypervalent iodine reagents.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 6, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2020
    Assignees: ETH ZURICH
    Inventors: Vaclav Matousek, Petr Beier, Antonio Togni
  • Publication number: 20190040036
    Abstract: Described herein are hypervalent iodine reagents.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 6, 2018
    Publication date: February 7, 2019
    Applicants: ETH Zurich, INSTITUTE OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY AND BIOCHEMISTRY ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE CZECH REPUBLIC, V.V.I
    Inventors: Vaclav MATOUSEK, Petr BEIER, Antonio TOGNI
  • Patent number: 10040812
    Abstract: A hypervalent iodine of formula (I) or formula (II) wherein R is a nucleophile and a method for their production is described. Such compounds can be used for fluoroethylation of compounds carrying a reactive group. A preferred compound carrying a reactive group is cystein in any environment such as peptide targets.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 3, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 7, 2018
    Assignees: ETH ZURICH, INSTITUTE OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY AND BIOCHEMISTRY ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE CZECH REPUBLIC, V.V.I
    Inventors: Vaclav Matousek, Petr Beier, Antonio Togni
  • Publication number: 20170233420
    Abstract: A hypervalent iodine of formula (I) or formula (II) wherein R is a nucleophile and a method for their production is described. Such compounds can be used for fluoroethylation of compounds carrying a reactive group. A preferred compound carrying a reactive group is cystein in any environment such as peptide targets.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 3, 2015
    Publication date: August 17, 2017
    Applicants: ETH Zurich, INSTITUTE OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY AND BIOCHEMISTRY ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE CZECH REPUBLIC, V.V.I
    Inventors: Vaclav MATOUSEK, Petr BEIER, Antonio TOGNI
  • Publication number: 20030120122
    Abstract: Compounds of formula III, 1
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 9, 2002
    Publication date: June 26, 2003
    Inventors: Benoit Pugin, Ivo Steiner, Rhony Niklaus Aufdenblatten, Antonio Togni
  • Patent number: 6515183
    Abstract: Compounds of formula III, wherein R6 und R7 signify identical or different secondary phosphino; R8 is —CH2—OH, —CH2—NH2, —CH2—O—B—FU, —CH2—NH2—B—FU, or —O—B—FU; R9 has the same significance as R8 or is C1-C4-alkyl or C1-C4-alkoxy; or R8 and R9 together signify HOCH(CH2—O—)2, H2NCH—(CH2—O—)2, FU—B—OCH(CH2—O—)2 or FU-B-HNCH(CH2—O—)2; B is a bridging group; and FU is a functional group. The compounds may be bonded to inorganic or organic carriers. Their d-8 metal complexes are valuable catalysts for the enantioselective hydrogenation of prochiral organic compounds with carbon multiple bonds or carbon/hetero atom multiple bonds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 6, 2001
    Date of Patent: February 4, 2003
    Assignee: Solvias AG
    Inventors: Benoît Pugin, Ivo Steiner, Rhony Niklaus Aufdenblatten, Antonio Togni
  • Patent number: 6472345
    Abstract: A process for the halogenation of activated methylene and methine compounds with at least equimolar amounts of an electrophilic halogenation reagent, which comprises reacting said activated methylene and methine compounds in the presence of catalytic amounts of a titanium compound of the formula I or of a titanium compound of the formula II R1TiX1X2X3  (I), R2R3TiX1X2  (II), in which R1 is chlorine, bromine or iodine, a substituted or unsubstituted cyclopentadienyl or indenyl, and X1, X2 and X3 are, independently of one another, chlorine, bromine or iodine, or X1, X2 and X3 are an organic sulfonate group where R1 is a substituted or unsubstituted cyclopentadienyl or indenyl; R2 and R3 are a substituted or unsubstituted cyclopentadienyl or indenyl, R2 and R3 together are a substituted or unsubstituted and bridged or unbridged biscyclopentadienyl or bisindenyl, or R2 and R3 together are a substituted or unsubstituted 1,3-, 1,4- or 1,5-diolate, and X1, and X2 are, independently of one
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 2, 2001
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2002
    Assignee: Solvias AG
    Inventors: Lukas Hintermann, Antonio Togni
  • Publication number: 20020026067
    Abstract: A process for the halogenation of activated methylene and methine compounds with at least equimolar amounts of an electrophilic halogenation reagent, which comprises reacting said activated methylene and methine compounds in the presence of catalytic amounts of a titanium compound of the formula I or of a titanium compound of the formula II
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 2, 2001
    Publication date: February 28, 2002
    Inventors: Lukas Hintermann, Antonio Togni
  • Publication number: 20010056210
    Abstract: Compounds of formula III, 1
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 6, 2001
    Publication date: December 27, 2001
    Inventors: Benoit Pugin, Ivo Steiner, Rhony Niklaus Aufdenblatten, Antonio Togni
  • Patent number: 6281390
    Abstract: Compounds of formula III, wherein R6 und R7 signify identical or different secondary phosphino; R8 is —CH2—OH, —CH2—NH2—, —CH2O——B—FU, —CH2—NH2—B—FU, or —O—B—FU; R9 has the same significance as R8 or is C1-C4-alkyl or C1-C4-alkoxy; or R8 and R9 together signify HOCH(CH2—O—)2, H2NCH—(CH2—O—)2, FU—B—OCH(CH2—O—)2 or FU—B—HNCH(CH2—O—)2; B is a bridging group; and FU is a functional group. The compounds may be bonded to inorganic or organic carriers. Their d-8 metal complexes are valuable catalysts for the enantioselective hydrogenation of prochiral organic compounds with carbon multiple bonds or carbon/hetero atom multiple bonds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 17, 1999
    Date of Patent: August 28, 2001
    Assignee: Solvias AG
    Inventors: Benoît Pugin, Ivo Steiner, Rhony Niklaus Aufdenblatten, Antonio Togni
  • Patent number: 5929265
    Abstract: Binuclear iridium (I) phosphine complexes of the general formula: ##STR1## in which X is fluorine, chlorine, bromine or iodine, and ##STR2## is in each case a chiral bidentate diphosphine ligand. The complexes are particularly suitable as catalysts for the inter- or intramolecular asymmetric hydroamination of prochiral olefins.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 13, 1998
    Date of Patent: July 27, 1999
    Assignee: Lonza AG
    Inventors: Romano Dorta, Patrick Egli, Nikolaus H Bieler, Antonio Togni, Martin Eyer
  • Patent number: 5563309
    Abstract: Compounds of formula I ##STR1## wherein R.sub.1 is C.sub.1 -C.sub.8 alkyl, phenyl or phenyl which is substituted by 1 to 3 C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkyl or C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkoxy groups; R.sub.2 and R.sub.3 are identical and are C.sub.1 -C.sub.12 alkyl, C.sub.5 -C.sub.12 cycloalkyl or C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkyl- or C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkoxy-substituted C.sub.5 -C.sub.12 cycloalkyl, or phenyl which is substituted by one to three identical or different members selected from the group consisting of C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkyl, C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkoxy,--SiR.sub.4 R.sub.5 R.sub.6, halogen, --SO.sub.3 M,--CO.sub.2 M,--PO.sub.3 M,--NR.sub.7 R.sub.8 and --[.sup..sym. NR.sub.7 R.sub.8 R.sub.9 ]X.sup..crclbar. ; or R.sub.1 and R.sub.3 are different and are C.sub.1 -C.sub.12 alkyl, C.sub.5 -C.sub.12 cycloalkyl, C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkyl- or C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkoxy-substituted C.sub.5 -C.sub.12 cycloalkyl, phenyl or phenyl which is substituted by one to three identical or different members selected from the group consisting of C.sub.1 -C.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 2, 1995
    Date of Patent: October 8, 1996
    Assignee: Ciba-Geigy Corporation
    Inventors: Antonio Togni, Felix Spindler, Nadia Zanetti, Amina Tijani
  • Patent number: 5463097
    Abstract: A complex of the formula V or VI,[X.sub.1 M.sub.1 YZ]X.sub.1 M.sub.1 Y].sup..sym. A.sub.1.sup..crclbar.wherein X.sub.1 is two C.sub.2 -C.sub.12 olefins or one C.sub.5 -C.sub.12 diene, Z is Cl, Br or I, A.sub.1.sup..crclbar. is the anion of an oxyacid or complex acid, M.sub.1 is Rh or Ir, and Y is a compound of the formula I ##STR1## wherein R.sub.1 is C.sub.1 -C.sub.8 alkyl, phenyl or phenyl which is substituted by 1 to 3 C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkyl or C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkoxy groups; R.sub.2 and R.sub.3 are identical and are C.sub.1 -C.sub.12 alkyl, C.sub.5 -C.sub.12 cycloalkyl or C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkyl- or C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkoxy-substituted C.sub.5 -C.sub.12 cycloalkyl, or phenyl which is substituted by one to three identical or different members selected from the group consisting of C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkyl, C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkoxy, --SiR.sub.4 R.sub.5 R.sub.6, halogen, --SO.sub.3 M, --CO.sub.2 M, --PO.sub.3 M, --NR.sub.7 R.sub.8 and --[.sup..sym. NR.sub.7 R.sub.8 R.sub.9 ]X.sup..crclbar. ; or R.sub.2 and R.sub.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 17, 1994
    Date of Patent: October 31, 1995
    Assignee: Ciba-Geigy Corporation
    Inventors: Antonio Togni, Felix Spindler, Nadia Zanetti, Amina Tijani
  • Patent number: 5371256
    Abstract: Compounds of formula I ##STR1## wherein R.sub.1 is C.sub.1 -C.sub.8 alkyl, phenyl or phenyl which is substituted by 1 to 3 C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkyl or C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkoxy groups; R.sub.2 and R.sub.3 are identical and are C.sub.1 -C.sub.12 alkyl, C.sub.5 -C.sub.12 cycloalkyl or C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkyl- or C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkoxy-substituted C.sub.5 -C.sub.12 cycloalkyl, or phenyl which is substituted by one to three identical or different members selected from the group consisting of C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkyl, C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkoxy, --SiR.sub.4 R.sub.5 R.sub.6, halogen, --SO.sub.3 M, --CO.sub.2 M, --PO.sub.3 M,--NR.sub.7 R.sub.8 and --[.sup..sym. NR.sub.7 R.sub.8 R.sub.9 ]X.sup..crclbar. ; or R.sub.2 and R.sub.3 are different and are C.sub.1 -C.sub.12 alkyl, C.sub.5 -C.sub.12 cycloalkyl, C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkyl- or C.sub.1 -C.sub.4 alkoxy-substituted C.sub.5 -C.sub.12 cycloalkyl, phenyl or phenyl which is substituted by one to three identical or different members selected from the group consisting of C.sub.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 26, 1993
    Date of Patent: December 6, 1994
    Assignee: Ciba-Geigy Corporation
    Inventors: Antonio Togni, Felix Spindler, Nadia Zanetti, Amina Tijani
  • Patent number: 5175344
    Abstract: The invention relates to unsaturated amino acids of the formula I ##STR1## in which R.sup.1 represents hydroxy or etherified hydroxy, R.sup.2 represents hydrogen, alkyl, hydroxy or etherified hydroxy, R.sup.3 represents hydrogen, alkyl, haloalkyl, hydroxyalkyl, lower alkoxyalkyl, arylalkyl, lower alkenyl, halogen or aryl, R.sup.4 represents hydrogen, alkyl or aryl, R.sup.5 represents hydrogen or alkyl, R.sup.6 represents carboxy or esterified or amidated carboxy, R.sup.7 represents amino or amino substituted by alkyl or acyl, A represents unsubstituted or alkyl-substituted .alpha.,.omega.-alkylene having from 1 to 3 carbon atoms or represents a bond, and B represents methylene or a bond, with the proviso that A is other than a bond when B represents a bond, and salts thereof. They can be manufactured, for example, in accordance with the Michaelis-Arbuzov reaction and can be used as pharmacologically active substances.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 17, 1991
    Date of Patent: December 29, 1992
    Assignee: Ciba-Geigy Corporation
    Inventors: Christof Angst, Derek E. Brundish, John G. Dingwall, Graham E. Fagg, Hans Allgeier, Guido Bold, Rudolf Duthaler, Roland Heckendorn, Antonio Togni
  • Patent number: 5051413
    Abstract: The invention relates to unsaturated amino acids of the formula I ##STR1## in which R.sup.1 represents hydroxy or etherified hydroxy, R.sup.2 represents hydrogen, alkyl, hydroxy or etherified hydroxy, R.sup.3 represents hydrogen, alkyl, haloalkyl, hydroxyalkyl, lower alkoxyalkyl, arylalkyl, lower alkenyl, halogen or aryl, R.sup.4 represents hydrogen, alkyl or aryl, R.sup.5 represents hydrogen or alkyl, R.sup.6 represents carboxy or esterified or amidated carboxy, R.sup.7 represents amino or amino substituted by alkyl or acyl, A represents unsubstituted or alkyl-substituted .alpha.,.omega.-alkylene having from 1 to 3 carbon atoms or represents a bond, and B represents methylene or a bond, with the proviso that A is other than a bond when B represents a bond, and salts thereof. They can be manufactured, for example, in accordance with the Michaelis-Arbuzov reaction and can be used as pharmacologically active substances.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 18, 1989
    Date of Patent: September 24, 1991
    Assignee: Ciba-Geigy Corporation
    Inventors: Christof Angst, Derek E. Brundish, John G. Dingwall, Graham E. Fagg, Hans Allgeier, Guido Bold, Rudolf Duthaler, Roland Heckendorn, Antonio Togni
  • Patent number: RE37344
    Abstract: Compounds of formula I wherein R1 is C1-C8alkyl, phenyl or phenyl which is substituted by 1 to 3 C1-C4alkyl or C1-C4alkoxy groups; R2 and R3 are identical and are C1-C12alkyl, C5-C12cycloalkyl or C1-C4alkyl- or C1-C4alkoxy-substituted C5-C12cycloalkyl, or phenyl which is substituted by one to three identical or different members selected from the group consisting of C1-C4alkyl, C1-C4alkoxy, —SiR4R5R6, halogen, —SO3M, —CO2M, —PO3M, —NR7R8 and —[⊕NR7R8R9]X⊖; or R2 and R3 are different and are C1-C12alkyl, C5-C12cycloalkyl, C1-C4alkyl- or C1-C4-alkoxy-substituted C5-C12cycloalkyl, phenyl or phenyl which is substituted by one to three identical or different members selected from the group consisting of C1-C4alkyl, C1-C4alkoxy, —SiR4R5R6, halogen, —SO3M, —CO2M, —PO3M2, —NR7R8 and —[⊕NR7R8R9]X⊖; or the group —PR2R3 is a radical of formula II and R4, R5 and R
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 18, 2000
    Date of Patent: August 28, 2001
    Assignee: Novartis Corporation
    Inventors: Antonio Togni, Felix Spindler, Nadia Zanetti, Amina Tijani