Patents by Inventor Brian Andrew Stearns

Brian Andrew Stearns 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: 10000456
    Abstract: Described herein are compounds that are antagonists of lysophosphatidic receptor(s). Also described are pharmaceutical compositions and medicaments that include the compounds described herein, as well as methods of using such antagonists, alone and in combination with other compounds, for treating LPA-dependent or LPA-mediated conditions or diseases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 21, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 19, 2018
    Assignee: AMIRA PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Ryan Clark, Brian Andrew Stearns, Lucy Zhao, Thomas Jon Seiders, Deborah Volkots, Jeannie M. Arruda
  • Publication number: 20170239223
    Abstract: The invention disclosed herein is directed to compounds of Formula I and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, which are useful in the treatment of prostate, breast, colon, pancreatic, human chronic lymphocytic leukemia, melanoma and other cancers. The invention also comprises pharmaceutical compositions comprising a therapeutically effective amount of compound of Formula I, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. The invention disclosed herein is also directed to methods of treating prostate, breast, ovarian, liver, kidney, colon, pancreatic, human chronic lymphocytic leukemia, melanoma and other cancers. The invention disclosed herein is further directed to methods of treating prostate, breast, colon, pancreatic, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, melanoma and other cancers comprising administration of a therapeutically effective amount of a selective PPAR? antagonist.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 9, 2017
    Publication date: August 24, 2017
    Inventors: Nicholas Simon Stock, Austin Chih-Yu Chen, Yalda Mostofi Bravo, Jason Duarte Jacintho, Jill Melissa Baccei, Brian Andrew Stearns, Ryan Christopher Clark
  • Patent number: 9688624
    Abstract: Described herein is the DP2 antagonist 2-(3-(2-((tert-butylthio)methyl)-4-(2,2-dimethyl-propionylamino)phenoxy)-4-methoxyphenyl)acetic acid, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. Also described are methods of preparing the DP2 antagonist, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. Also described herein are pharmaceutical compositions suitable for administration to a mammal that include the DP2 antagonist, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, and methods of using such pharmaceutical compositions for treating respiratory diseases or conditions, allergic diseases or conditions, inflammatory diseases or conditions, as well as other prostaglandin D2-dependent or prostaglandin D2-mediated diseases or conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 5, 2011
    Date of Patent: June 27, 2017
    Assignee: Brickell Biotech, Inc.
    Inventors: Jason Edward Brittain, Christopher David King, Brian Andrew Stearns
  • Patent number: 9676754
    Abstract: The invention disclosed herein is directed to compounds of Formula I and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, which are useful in the treatment of prostate, breast, colon, pancreatic, human chronic lymphocytic leukemia, melanoma and other cancers. The invention also comprises pharmaceutical compositions comprising a therapeutically effective amount of compound of Formula I, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. The invention disclosed herein is also directed to methods of treating prostate, breast, ovarian, liver, kidney, colon, pancreatic, human chronic lymphocytic leukemia, melanoma and other cancers. The invention disclosed herein is further directed to methods of treating prostate, breast, colon, pancreatic, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, melanoma and other cancers comprising administration of a therapeutically effective amount of a selective PPAR? antagonist.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 10, 2013
    Date of Patent: June 13, 2017
    Assignee: Inception 2, Inc.
    Inventors: Nicholas Simon Stock, Austin Chih-Yu Chen, Yalda Mostofi Bravo, Jason Duarte Jacintho, Jill Melissa Baccei, Brian Andrew Stearns, Ryan Christopher Clark
  • Patent number: 9624182
    Abstract: Described herein are compounds that are antagonists of lysophosphatidic receptor(s). Also described are pharmaceutical compositions and medicaments that include the compounds described herein, as well as methods of using such antagonists, alone and in combination with other compounds, for treating LPA-dependent or LPA-mediated conditions or diseases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 18, 2017
    Assignee: AMIRA PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Thomas J. Seiders, Lucy Zhao, Jeannie Arruda, Bowei Wang, Brian Andrew Stearns, Yen Pham Truong, Jill Melissa Scott, John Howard Hutchinson, Ryan Clark, Heather Renee Coate, Nicholas Simon Stock, Deborah Volkots
  • Patent number: 9572785
    Abstract: Described herein is the DP2 antagonist [2?-(3-benzyl-1-ethyl-ureidomethyl)-6-methoxy-4?-trifluoromethyl-biphenyl-3-yl]-acetic acid, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. Also described are methods of preparing the DP2 antagonist, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. Also described herein are pharmaceutical compositions suitable for administration to a mammal that include the DP2 antagonist, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, and methods of using such pharmaceutical compositions for treating respiratory diseases or conditions, allergic diseases or conditions, inflammatory diseases or conditions, as well as other prostaglandin D2-dependent or prostaglandin D2-mediated diseases or conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 25, 2014
    Date of Patent: February 21, 2017
    Assignee: Brickell Biotech, Inc.
    Inventors: Jason Edward Brittain, Brian Andrew Stearns, Christopher David King, Kevin Ross Holme
  • Patent number: 9505728
    Abstract: The invention disclosed herein is directed to compounds of Formula (I) and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, which are useful in the treatment of prostate, breast, colon, pancreatic, human chronic lymphocytic leukemia, melanoma and other cancers. The invention also comprises pharmaceutical compositions comprising a therapeutically effective amount of compound of Formula (I), or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. The invention disclosed herein is also directed to methods of treating prostate, breast, ovarian, liver, kidney, colon, pancreatic, human chronic lymphocytic leukemia, melanoma and other cancers. The invention disclosed herein is further directed to methods of treating prostate, breast, colon, pancreatic, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, melanoma and other cancers comprising administration of a of a therapeutically effective amount of a selective PPAR? antagonist.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 2013
    Date of Patent: November 29, 2016
    Assignee: Inception 2, Inc.
    Inventors: Nicholas Simon Stock, Austin Chih-Yu Chen, Yalda Mostofi Bravo, Jason Duarte Jacintho, Jill Melissa Baccei, Brian Andrew Stearns, Ryan Christopher Clark, Yen Pham Truong
  • Publication number: 20160136119
    Abstract: Described herein is the DP2 antagonist [2?-(3-benzyl-1-ethyl-ureidomethyl)-6-methoxy-4?-trifluoromethyl-biphenyl-3-yl]-acetic acid, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. Also described are methods of preparing the DP2 antagonist, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. Also described herein are pharmaceutical compositions suitable for administration to a mammal that include the DP2 antagonist, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, and methods of using such pharmaceutical compositions for treating respiratory diseases or conditions, allergic diseases or conditions, inflammatory diseases or conditions, as well as other prostaglandin D2-dependent or prostaglandin D2-mediated diseases or conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 25, 2014
    Publication date: May 19, 2016
    Inventors: Jason Edward Brittain, Brian Andrew Stearns, Christopher David King, Kevin Ross Holme
  • Publication number: 20150344446
    Abstract: The invention disclosed herein is directed to compounds of Formula I and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, which are useful in the treatment of prostate, breast, colon, pancreatic, human chronic lymphocytic leukemia, melanoma and other cancers. The invention also comprises pharmaceutical compositions comprising a therapeutically effective amount of compound of Formula I, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. The invention disclosed herein is also directed to methods of treating prostate, breast, ovarian, liver, kidney, colon, pancreatic, human chronic lymphocytic leukemia, melanoma and other cancers. The invention disclosed herein is further directed to methods of treating prostate, breast, colon, pancreatic, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, melanoma and other cancers comprising administration of a therapeutically effective amount of a selective PPAR? antagonist.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 10, 2013
    Publication date: December 3, 2015
    Applicant: INCEPTION 2, INC.
    Inventors: Nicholas Simon Stock, Austin Chih-Yu Chen, Yalda Mostofi Bravo, Jason Duarte Jacintho, Jill Melissa Baccei, Brian Andrew Stearns, Ryan Christopher Clark
  • Publication number: 20150329502
    Abstract: Described herein are compounds that are antagonists of lysophosphatidic receptor(s). Also described are pharmaceutical compositions and medicaments that include the compounds described herein, as well as methods of using such antagonists, alone and in combination with other compounds, for treating LPA-dependent or LPA-mediated conditions or diseases.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 30, 2015
    Publication date: November 19, 2015
    Applicant: Amira Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Thomas J. Seiders, Lucy Zhao, Jeannie Arruda, Bowei Wang, Brian Andrew Stearns, Yen Pham Truong, Jill Melissa Scott, John Howard Hutchinson, Ryan Clark, Heather Renee Coate, Nicholas Simon Stock, Deborah Volkots
  • Patent number: 9187439
    Abstract: The invention disclosed herein is direct to compounds of Formula I and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, which are useful in treating neurodegenerative diseases and promoting the generation or survival of neurons in the mammalian brain. The invention also comprises pharmaceutical compositions comprising a therapeutically effective amount of compound of Formula I or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. The invention disclosed herein is also directed to a method of promoting the generation or survival of neurons in a patient in need thereof in neurodegenerative and related diseases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 2012
    Date of Patent: November 17, 2015
    Assignee: Inception Orion, Inc.
    Inventors: Austin Chih-Yu Chen, Jill Melissa Baccei, Brian Andrew Stearns, Nicholas Simon Stock, Yen Pham Truong
  • Patent number: 9090573
    Abstract: Described herein are compounds that are antagonists of lysophosphatidic receptor(s). Also described are pharmaceutical compositions and medicaments that include the compounds described herein, as well as methods of using such antagonists, alone and in combination with other compounds, for treating LPA-dependent or LPA-mediated conditions or diseases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 1, 2010
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2015
    Assignee: AMIRA PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Thomas J Seiders, Lucy Zhao, Jeannie Arruda, Bowei Wang, Brian Andrew Stearns, Yem Pham Truong, Jill Melissa Scott, John Howard Hutchinson, Ryan Clark, Heather Renee Coate, Nicholas Simon Stock, Deborah Volkots
  • Publication number: 20150080412
    Abstract: The invention disclosed herein is directed to compounds of Formula (I) and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, which are useful in the treatment of prostate, breast, colon, pancreatic, human chronic lymphocytic leukemia, melanoma and other cancers. The invention also comprises pharmaceutical compositions comprising a therapeutically effective amount of compound of Formula (I), or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. The invention disclosed herein is also directed to methods of treating prostate, breast, ovarian, liver, kidney, colon, pancreatic, human chronic lymphocytic leukemia, melanoma and other cancers. The invention disclosed herein is further directed to methods of treating prostate, breast, colon, pancreatic, chronic lymphocytic leukemia, melanoma and other cancers comprising administration of a of a therapeutically effective amount of a selective PPAR? antagonist.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 7, 2013
    Publication date: March 19, 2015
    Applicant: INCEPTION 2, INC.
    Inventors: Nicholas Simon Stock, Austin Chih-Yu Chen, Yalda Mostofi Bravo, Jason Duarte Jacintho, Jill Melissa Baccei, Brian Andrew Stearns, Ryan Christopher Clark, Yen Pham Truong
  • Publication number: 20140256744
    Abstract: Described herein are compounds that are antagonists of lysophosphatidic receptor(s). Also described are pharmaceutical compositions and medicaments that include the compounds described herein, as well as methods of using such antagonists, alone and in combination with other compounds, for treating LPA-dependent or LPA-mediated conditions or diseases.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 21, 2014
    Publication date: September 11, 2014
    Inventors: Ryan Clark, Brian Andrew Stearns, Lucy Zhao, Thomas Jon Seiders, Deborah Volkots, Jeannie M. Arruda
  • Publication number: 20140243313
    Abstract: The invention disclosed herein is direct to compounds of Formula I and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, which are useful in treating neurodegenerative diseases and promoting the generation or survival of neurons in the mammalian brain. The invention also comprises pharmaceutical compositions comprising a therapeutically effective amount of compound of Formula I or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. The invention disclosed herein is also directed to a method of promoting the generation or survival of neurons in a patient in need thereof in neurodegenerative and related diseases.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2012
    Publication date: August 28, 2014
    Inventors: Austin Chih-Yu Chen, Jill Melissa Baccei, Brian Andrew Stearns, Nicholas Simon Stock, Yen Pham Truong
  • Patent number: 8815917
    Abstract: Described herein is the DP2 antagonist [2?-(3-benzyl-1-ethyl-ureidomethyl)-6-methoxy-4?-trifluoromethyl-biphenyl-3-yl]-acetic acid, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. Also described are methods of preparing the DP2 antagonist, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. Also described herein are pharmaceutical compositions suitable for administration to a mammal that include the DP2 antagonist, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, and methods of using such pharmaceutical compositions for treating respiratory diseases or conditions, allergic diseases or conditions, inflammatory diseases or conditions, as well as other prostaglandin D2-dependent or prostaglandin D2-mediated diseases or conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2010
    Date of Patent: August 26, 2014
    Assignee: Panmira Pharmaceuticals, LLC
    Inventors: Jason Edward Brittain, Brian Andrew Stearns, Christopher David King, Kevin Ross Holme
  • Patent number: 8778983
    Abstract: Described herein are compounds that are antagonists of lysophosphatidic receptor(s). Also described are pharmaceutical compositions and medicaments that include the compounds described herein, as well as methods of using such antagonists, alone and in combination with other compounds, for treating LPA-dependent or LPA-mediated conditions or diseases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2010
    Date of Patent: July 15, 2014
    Assignee: Amira Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Ryan Clark, Brian Andrew Stearns, Lucy Zhao, Thomas Jon Seiders, Deborah Volkots, Jeannie M. Arruda, David Nathan Zalatan
  • Patent number: 8664220
    Abstract: Described herein are compounds that are antagonists of lysophosphatidic receptor(s). Also described are pharmaceutical compositions and medicaments that include the compounds described herein, as well as methods of using such antagonists, alone and in combination with other compounds, for treating LPA-dependent or LPA-mediated conditions or diseases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2010
    Date of Patent: March 4, 2014
    Assignee: Amira Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Ryan Clark, Brian Andrew Stearns, Jill Melissa Scott, Heather Renee Coate, Lucy Zhao, Thomas J. Seiders, Deborah Volkots, Jeannie Arruda, Nicholas Simon Stock, Yen Pham Truong, David Nathan Zalatan
  • Patent number: 8501959
    Abstract: Described herein are compounds that are antagonists of PGD2 receptors. Also described are pharmaceutical compositions and medicaments that include the compounds described herein that are antagonists of PGD2 receptors. Also described herein are methods of using such antagonists of PGD2 receptors, alone and in combination with other compounds, for treating respiratory, cardiovascular, and other PGD2-dependent or PGD2-mediated conditions or diseases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 23, 2009
    Date of Patent: August 6, 2013
    Assignee: Panmira Pharmaceuticals, LLC
    Inventors: John Howard Hutchinson, Brian Andrew Stearns, Yen Pham Truong
  • Patent number: 8497381
    Abstract: Described herein are compounds that are antagonists of PGD2 receptors. Also described are pharmaceutical compositions and medicaments that include the antagonists of PGD2 receptors described herein, as well as methods of using such antagonists of PGD2 receptors, alone and in combination with other compounds, for treating respiratory, cardiovascular, and other PGD2-dependent or PGD2-mediated conditions or diseases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 25, 2009
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2013
    Assignee: Panmira Pharmaceuticals, LLC
    Inventors: John Howard Hutchinson, Brian Andrew Stearns, Thomas Jonathan Seiders, Jill Melissa Scott, Jeannie M. Arruda, Bowei Wang