Patents by Inventor Brian Safina

Brian Safina 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).

  • Publication number: 20220226326
    Abstract: The present invention provides compounds, including resolved enantiomers, resolved diastereomers, solvates and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, comprising the Formula I: Also provided are methods of using the compounds of this invention as AKT protein kinase inhibitors and for the treatment of hyperproliferative diseases such as cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 23, 2021
    Publication date: July 21, 2022
    Applicants: Array BioPharma Inc., Genentech, Inc.
    Inventors: Ian S. Mitchell, James F. Blake, Rui Xu, Nicholas C. Kallan, Dengming Xiao, Keith Lee Spencer, Josef R. Bencsik, Eli M. Wallace, Stephen T. Schlachter, Anna L. Leivers, Jun Liang, Brian Safina, Birong Zhang, Christine Chabot, Steven Do
  • Publication number: 20220226491
    Abstract: The invention provides an immunoconjugate of formula (I) or (II). Antibody-adjuvant immunoconjugates of the invention, comprising an antibody construct that has an antigen binding domain that binds programmed death-ligand 1 (PD-L1) linked to one or more adjuvants, demonstrate superior pharmacological properties over conventional antibody conjugates. The invention further provides compositions comprising and methods of treating cancer with the immunoconjugate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2020
    Publication date: July 21, 2022
    Applicants: Bolt Biotherapeutics, Inc., The Board of Trustees of The Leland Stanford Junior University
    Inventors: Shelley Erin Ackerman, Michael N. Alonso, David Dornan, Justin Kenkel, Romas Kudirka, Arthur Lee, Brian Safina, Matthew Zhou, Edgar George Engleman
  • Publication number: 20220226492
    Abstract: The invention provides an immunoconjugate of formula (I) or (II). Antibody-adjuvant immunoconjugates of the invention, comprising an antibody construct that has an antigen binding domain that binds human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (“HER2”) linked to one or more adjuvants, demonstrate superior pharmacological properties over conventional antibody conjugates. The invention further provides compositions comprising and methods of treating cancer with the immunoconjugate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2020
    Publication date: July 21, 2022
    Applicants: Bolt Biotherapeutics, Inc., The Board of Trustees of The Leland Stanford Junior University
    Inventors: Shelley Erin Ackerman, Michael N. Alonso, David Dornan, Romas Kudirka, Arthur Lee, Brian Safina, Matthew Zhou, Edgar George Engleman
  • Publication number: 20220195066
    Abstract: The invention provides immunoconjugates of Formula I comprising an anti-CEA antibody linked by conjugation to one or more 8-Het-2-aminobenzazepine derivatives. The invention also provides 8-Het-2-aminobenzazepine derivative intermediate compositions comprising a reactive functional group. Such intermediate compositions are suitable substrates for formation of the immunoconjugates through a linker or linking moiety. The invention further provides methods of treating cancer with the immunoconjugates.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 9, 2021
    Publication date: June 23, 2022
    Applicant: BOLT BIOTHERAPEUTICS, INC.
    Inventors: Shelley Erin Ackerman, Michael N. Alonso, David Dornan, Marcin Kowanetz, Romas Kudirka, Arthur Lee, William Mallet, Brian Safina, Matthew Zhou
  • Publication number: 20220152215
    Abstract: The invention provides an immunoconjugate of formula (I) or (II) Antibody-adjuvant immunoconjugates of the invention, comprising an antibody construct that has an antigen binding domain that binds carcinoembryonic antigen (“CEA”) linked to one or more adjuvants, demonstrate superior pharmacological properties over conventional antibody conjugates. The invention further provides compositions comprising and methods of treating cancer with the immunoconjugate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2020
    Publication date: May 19, 2022
    Applicants: Bolt Biotherapeutics, Inc., The Board of Trustees of The Leland Stanford Junior University
    Inventors: Shelley Erin Ackerman, Michael N. Alonso, David Dornan, Marcin Kowanetz, Romas Kudirka, Arthur Lee, William Mallet, Brian Safina, Matthew Zhou, Edgar George Engleman
  • Publication number: 20220143012
    Abstract: The invention provides a macromolecule-supported compound of formula (I) or (II). Macromolecule-supported compounds of the invention, comprising macromolecular support linked to one or more TLR agonists, are recognized by TLRs (e.g., TLR7 and/or TLR8) with high affinity providing utility in therapeutics, diagnostics, and chemical assays. The invention further provides compositions comprising and methods of treating cancer with the macromolecule-supported compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2020
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicants: Bolt Biotherapeutics, Inc., The Board of Trustees of The Leland Stanford Junior University
    Inventors: Shelley Erin Ackerman, Michael N. Alonso, David Dornan, Justin Kenkel, Romas Kudirka, Arthur Lee, Brian Safina, Matthew Zhou, Edgar George Engleman
  • Publication number: 20220055977
    Abstract: The invention provides a method of treating a disease or condition in a mammal by administering a compound having the general formula I: or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, wherein the variables RAA, n, ring A, X1, L, m, X2, R2, R3, R4, R5, X, and R6 have the meaning as described herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 6, 2021
    Publication date: February 24, 2022
    Applicants: GENENTECH, INC., XENON PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
    Inventors: Ivan William HEMEON, Brian SAFINA, Daniel SUTHERLIN
  • Publication number: 20210253548
    Abstract: The invention provides compounds having the general formula (I): and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, wherein the variables RA, RAA, n, ring A, X2, L, m, R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, and RN have the meaning as described herein, and compositions containing such compounds and methods for using such compounds and compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 19, 2021
    Publication date: August 19, 2021
    Applicants: GENENTECH, INC., XENON PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
    Inventors: Chien-an CHEN, Sultan CHOWDHURY, Shannon Marie DECKER, Christoph Martin DEHNHARDT, Ivan William HEMEON, Steven MCKERRALL, Brian SAFINA, Tao SHENG, Dan SUTHERLIN
  • Publication number: 20210154316
    Abstract: The invention provides an immunoconjugate comprising (a) an antibody construct comprising (i) an antigen binding domain and (ii) an Fc domain and (b) 1-8 adjuvant cores, wherein each adjuvant core is covalently bonded to the antibody construct via a linker, wherein each adjuvant core comprises a 2-amino nitrogen moiety with a pendant nitrogen atom and a point of attachment of the linker to the adjuvant core, and wherein the distance between the pendant nitrogen atom and the point of attachment of the linker is greater than about 5 ?. The invention also provides methods for treating cancer with the immunoconjugates.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 17, 2019
    Publication date: May 27, 2021
    Applicants: Bolt Biotherapeutics, Inc., The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University
    Inventors: Michael N. Alonso, David Y. Jackson, Brian Safina, Shelley Erin Ackerman, Edgar George Engleman
  • Publication number: 20210128744
    Abstract: The invention provides immunoconjugates of Formula I comprising an antibody linked by conjugation to one or more thienoazepine derivatives. The invention also provides thienoazepine derivative intermediate compositions comprising a reactive functional group. Such intermediate compositions are suitable substrates for formation of the immunoconjugates through a linker or linking moiety. The invention further provides methods of treating cancer with the immunoconjugates.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 23, 2020
    Publication date: May 6, 2021
    Applicant: BOLT BIOTHERAPEUTICS, INC.
    Inventors: Romas Kudirka, Brian Safina
  • Publication number: 20200390899
    Abstract: The invention provides immunoconjugates of Formula I or III comprising an antibody linked by conjugation to one or more aminobenzazepine derivatives. The invention also provides aminobenzazepine derivative intermediate compositions of Formula II comprising a reactive functional group. Such intermediate compositions are suitable substrates for formation of the immunoconjugates through a linker or linking moiety. The invention further provides methods of treating cancer with the immunoconjugates.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 12, 2020
    Publication date: December 17, 2020
    Applicant: BOLT BIOTHERAPEUTICS, INC.
    Inventors: Shelley Erin Ackerman, Michael N. Alonso, Romas Kudirka, Arthur Lee, Brian Safina, Matthew Zhou
  • Publication number: 20200345735
    Abstract: The present invention provides compounds, including resolved enantiomers, resolved diastereomers, solvates and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, comprising the Formula I: Also provided are methods of using the compounds of this invention as AKT protein kinase inhibitors and for the treatment of hyperproliferative diseases such as cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 7, 2020
    Publication date: November 5, 2020
    Applicants: Array BioPharma Inc., Genentech, Inc.
    Inventors: Ian S. Mitchell, James F. Blake, Rui Xu, Nicholas C. Kallan, Dengming Xiao, Keith Lee Spencer, Josef R. Bencsik, Eli M. Wallace, Stephen T. Schlachter, Anna L. Leivers, Jun Liang, Brian Safina, Birong Zhang, Christine Chabot, Steven Do
  • Patent number: 10787446
    Abstract: The invention provides a compound of formula: or a salt thereof, wherein the variables RAA, n, ring A, ring B, R1a, R1b, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, R8, and R9 have the meaning as described herein, and compositions containing such compounds and methods for using such compounds and compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 28, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 29, 2020
    Assignees: GENENTECH, INC., XENON PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
    Inventors: Philippe Bergeron, Kristen Burford, Sultan Chowdhury, Christoph Martin Dehnhardt, Thilo Focken, Michael Edward Grimwood, Abid Hasan, Kwong Wah Lai, Zhiguo Liu, Steven McKerrall, Teresa Phuongtram Nguyen, Brian Safina, Daniel Sutherlin, Tao Wang
  • Patent number: 10711004
    Abstract: The invention relates to compounds of formula I: and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. In addition, the present invention relates to methods of manufacturing and methods of using the compounds of formula I as well as pharmaceutical compositions containing such compounds. The compounds may be useful in treating diseases and conditions mediated by TRPA1, such as pain.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 3, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 14, 2020
    Assignee: Genentech, Inc.
    Inventors: Huifen Chen, Brian Safina, Daniel Shore, Jack Terrett, Elisia Villemure, Matthew Volgraf, Stuart Ward, Aijun Lu, Robin Larouche-Gauthier, Francis Beaumier, Martin Dery, Lea Constantineau-Forget, Chantal Grand-Maitre, Luce Lepissier
  • Publication number: 20200157240
    Abstract: This invention relates to peptidomimetic linkers and anti-body drug conjugates thereof pharmaceutical compositions containing them, and to their use in therapy for the prevention treatment of cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 26, 2019
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Inventors: John FLYGARE, Janet GUNZNER-TOSTE, Thomas PILLOW, Brian SAFINA, Vishal VERMA, Binqing WEI, Guiling ZHAO, Leanna STABEN, Philip Wilson HOWARD, Luke MASTERSON
  • Patent number: 10632210
    Abstract: This invention relates to peptidomimetic linkers and anti-body drug conjugates thereof, to pharmaceutical compositions containing them, and to their use in therapy for the prevention or treatment of cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 3, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2020
    Assignee: Genentech, Inc.
    Inventors: Ho Huat Lee, Moana Tercel, John A. Flygare, Janet Gunzner-Toste, Thomas H. Pillow, Brian Safina, Leanna Staben, Vishal Verma, BinQing Wei, Guiling Zhao
  • Patent number: 10544215
    Abstract: The invention provides antibody-drug conjugates comprising an antibody conjugated to a 1-(chloromethyl)-2,3-dihydro-1H-benzo[e]indole (CBI) dimer drug moiety via a linker, and methods of using the antibody-drug conjugates.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 14, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2020
    Assignee: Genentech, Inc.
    Inventors: John A. Flygare, Thomas H. Pillow, Brian Safina, Vishal Verma, BinQing Wei, William Denny, Anna Giddens, Ho Lee, Guo-Liang Lu, Christian Miller, Gordon Rewcastle, Moana Tercel, Muriel Bonnet
  • Patent number: 10533058
    Abstract: This invention relates to peptidomimetic linkers and anti-body drug conjugates thereof, pharmaceutical compositions containing them, and to their use in therapy for the prevention treatment of cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 16, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 14, 2020
    Assignees: Genentech Inc., Medimmune Limited
    Inventors: John Flygare, Janet Gunzner-Toste, Thomas Pillow, Brian Safina, Vishal Verma, Binqing Wei, Guiling Zhao, Leanna Staben, Philip Wilson Howard, Luke Masterson
  • Publication number: 20200002340
    Abstract: The invention relates to compounds of formula I: and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. In addition, the present invention relates to methods of manufacturing and methods of using the compounds of formula I as well as pharmaceutical compositions containing such compounds. The compounds may be useful in treating diseases and conditions mediated by TRPA1, such as pain.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 3, 2019
    Publication date: January 2, 2020
    Applicant: Genentech, Inc.
    Inventors: Huifen CHEN, Brian SAFINA, Daniel SHORE, Jack TERRETT, Elisia VILLEMURE, Matthew VOLGRAF, Stuart WARD, Aijun LU, Robin LAROUCHE-GAUTHIER, Francis BEAUMIER, Martin DERY, Lea CONSTANTINEAU-FORGET, Chantal GRAND-MAITRE, Luce LEPISSIER
  • Patent number: 10442836
    Abstract: The invention provides antibody-drug conjugates comprising an antibody conjugated to a 1-(chloromethyl)-2,3-dihydro-1H-benzo[e]indole (CBI) dimer drug moiety via a linker, and methods of using the antibody-drug conjugates.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 16, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2019
    Assignee: Genentech, Inc.
    Inventors: John Flygare, Thomas Pillow, Brian Safina, Vishal Verma, Binqing Wei, William Denny, Anna Giddens, Ho Lee, Guo-Liang Lu, Christian Miller, Gordon Rewcastle, Moana Tercel, Muriel Bonnet