Patents by Inventor Christoph Wolfgang Zapf

Christoph Wolfgang Zapf 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: 10377762
    Abstract: The present invention relates to 5,7-disubstituted-imidazo[5,1-f][1,2,4]triazine-4-amine derivatives, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. The compounds are potentiators of Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane conductance Regulator (CFTR). The invention also discloses pharmaceutical compositions comprising the compounds, optionally in combination with additional therapeutic agents, and methods of potentiating, in mammals, including humans, CFTR by administration of the compounds. These compounds are useful for the treatment of cystic fibrosis (CF), asthma, bronchiectasis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), constipation, Diabetes mellitus, dry eye disease, pancreatitis, rhinosinusitis, Sjögren's Syndrome, and other CFTR associated disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 13, 2019
    Assignee: CYSTIC FIBROSIS FOUNDATION
    Inventors: Joseph Walter Strohbach, David Christopher Limburg, John Paul Mathias, Atli Thorarensen, John James Mousseau, Rajiah Aldrin Denny, Christoph Wolfgang Zapf, Ivan Viktorovich Efremov
  • Publication number: 20190225621
    Abstract: The present invention relates to methods of using compounds of Formula I, wherein R1a, R1b, R2, R3, R4, W, Y, and Z are as described herein, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. The compounds are potentiators of Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane conductance Regulator (CFTR). The invention also discloses pharmaceutical compositions comprising the compound, optionally in combination with additional therapeutic agents, and methods of potentiating, in mammals, including humans, CFTR by administration of the compounds. These compounds are useful for the treatment of cystic fibrosis (CF), asthma, bronchiectasis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), constipation, Diabetes mellitus, dry eye disease, pancreatitis, rhinosinusitis, Sjögren's Syndrome, and other CFTR associated disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 5, 2019
    Publication date: July 25, 2019
    Inventors: Joseph Walter Strohbach, David Christopher Limburg, John Paul Mathias, Atli Thorarensen, Rajiah Aldrin Denny, Christoph Wolfgang Zapf, Daniel Elbaum, Lori Krim Krim Gavrin, Ivan Viktorovich Efremov
  • Publication number: 20190202798
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are compounds that form covalent bonds with Bruton's tyrosine kinase (BTK). Methods for the preparation of the compounds are disclosed. Also disclosed are pharmaceutical compositions that include the compounds. Methods of using the BTK inhibitors are disclosed, alone or in combination with other therapeutic agents, for the treatment of autoimmune diseases cases or conditions, heteroimmune diseases or conditions, cancer, including lymphoma, and inflammatory diseases or conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 8, 2019
    Publication date: July 4, 2019
    Applicant: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: John Robert Springer, Balekudru Devadas, Danny James Garland, Margaret Lanahan Grapperhaus, Seungil Han, Susan Landis Hockerman, Robert Owen Hughes, Eddine Saiah, Mark Edward Schnute, Shaun Raj Selness, Daniel Patrick Walker, Zhao-Kui Wan, Li Xing, Christoph Wolfgang Zapf, Michelle Ann Schmidt
  • Patent number: 10329302
    Abstract: Compounds, tautomers and pharmaceutically acceptable salts of the compounds are disclosed, wherein the compounds have the structure of Formula Ia, as defined in the specification. Corresponding pharmaceutical compositions, methods of treatment, methods of synthesis, and intermediates are also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 5, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 25, 2019
    Assignee: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: John David Trzupek, Katherine Lin Lee, Mark Edward Bunnage, Seungil Han, David Hepworth, Frank Eldridge Lovering, John Paul Mathias, Nikolaos Papaioannou, Betsy Susan Pierce, Joseph Walter Strohbach, Stephen Wayne Wright, Christoph Wolfgang Zapf, Lori Krim Gavrin, Arthur Lee, David Randolph Anderson, Kevin Joseph Curran, Christoph Martin Dehnhardt, Eddine Saiah, Joel Adam Goldberg, Xiaolun Wang, Horng-Chih Huang, Richard Vargas, Michael Dennis Lowe, Akshay Patny
  • Patent number: 10316018
    Abstract: Compounds, tautomers and pharmaceutically acceptable salts of the compounds are disclosed, wherein the compounds have the structure of Formula Ia, as defined in the specification. Corresponding pharmaceutical compositions, methods of treatment, methods of synthesis, and intermediates are also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2019
    Assignee: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Katherine Lin Lee, Christophe Philippe Allais, Christoph Martin Dehnhardt, Lori Krim Gavrin, Seungil Han, David Hepworth, Arthur Lee, Frank Eldridge Lovering, John Paul Mathias, Dafydd Rhys Owen, Nikolaos Papaioannou, Eddine Saiah, Joseph Walter Strohbach, John David Trzupek, Stephen Wayne Wright, Christoph Wolfgang Zapf
  • Patent number: 10301315
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds of Formula I, wherein R1a, R1b, R2, R3, R4, W, Y, and Z are as described herein, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. The compounds are potentiators of Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane conductance Regulator (CFTR). The invention also discloses pharmaceutical compositions comprising the compound, optionally in combination with additional therapeutic agents, and methods of potentiating, in mammals, including humans, CFTR by administration of the compounds. These compounds are useful for the treatment of cystic fibrosis (CF), asthma, bronchiectasis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), constipation, Diabetes mellitus, dry eye disease, pancreatitis, rhinosinusitis, Sjögren's Syndrome, and other CFTR associated disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 17, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2019
    Assignee: CYSTIC FIBROSIS FOUNDATION THERAPEUTICS, INC.
    Inventors: Joseph Walter Strohbach, David Christopher Limburg, John Paul Mathias, Atli Thorarensen, Rajiah Aldrin Denny, Christoph Wolfgang Zapf, Daniel Elbaum, Lori Krim Gavrin, Ivan Viktorovich Efremov
  • Publication number: 20190144429
    Abstract: The present invention provides compounds, pharmaceutical compositions, methods of inhibiting ROR? activity and/or reducing the amount of IL-17 in a subject, and methods of treating various medical disorders using such compounds and pharmaceutical compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 30, 2019
    Publication date: May 16, 2019
    Applicant: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Mark Edward Schnute, Gõran Mattias Wennerstål, James Robert Blinn, Neelu Kaila, James Richard Kiefer, JR., Scot Richard Mente, Ravi G. Kurumbail, Marvin Jay Meyers, Atli Thorarensen, Li Xing, Christoph Wolfgang Zapf, Edouard Zamaratski, Andrew Christopher Flick, Peter Jones
  • Patent number: 10266513
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are compounds that form covalent bonds with Bruton's tyrosine kinase (BTK). Methods for the preparation of the compounds are disclosed. Also disclosed are pharmaceutical compositions that include the compounds. Methods of using the BTK inhibitors are disclosed, alone or in combination with other therapeutic agents, for the treatment of autoimmune diseeases or conditions, heteroimmune diseases or conditions, cancer, including lymphoma, and inflammatory diseases or conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 16, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 23, 2019
    Assignee: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: John Robert Springer, Balekudru Devadas, Danny James Garland, Margaret Lanahan Grapperhaus, Seungil Han, Susan Landis Hockerman, Robert Owen Hughes, Eddine Saiah, Mark Edward Schnute, Shaun Raj Selness, Daniel Patrick Walker, Zhao-Kui Wan, Li Xing, Christoph Wolfgang Zapf, Michelle Ann Schmidt
  • Publication number: 20190092750
    Abstract: Compounds, tautomers and pharmaceutically acceptable salts of the compounds are disclosed, wherein the compounds have the structure of Formula 1a, as defined in the specification. Corresponding pharmaceutical compositions, methods of treatment, methods of synthesis, and intermediates are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 30, 2018
    Publication date: March 28, 2019
    Applicant: PFIZER INC.
    Inventors: KATHERINE LIN LEE, CHRISTOPHE PHILIPPE ALLAIS, CHRISTOPH MARTIN DEHNHARDT, LORI KRIM GAVRIN, SEUNGIL HAN, DAVID HEPWORTH, ARTHUR LEE, FRANK ELDRIDGE LOVERING, JOHN PAUL MATHIAS, DAFYDD RHYS OWEN, NIKOLAOS PAPAIOANNOU, EDDINE SAIAH, JOSEPH WALTER STROHBACH, JOHN DAVID TRZUPEK, STEPHEN WAYNE WRIGHT, CHRISTOPH WOLFGANG ZAPF
  • Patent number: 10208053
    Abstract: The present invention relates to 1,3-disubstituted-1H-pyrazolo[3,4-d]pyrimidin-4-amine derivatives and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. The compounds are potentiators of Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane conductance Regulator (CFTR). The invention also discloses pharmaceutical compositions comprising the compounds, optionally in combination with additional therapeutic agents, and methods of potentiating, in mammals, including humans, CFTR by administration of the compounds. These compounds are useful for the treatment of cystic fibrosis (CF), asthma, bronchiectasis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), constipation, Diabetes mellitus, dry eye disease, pancreatitis, rhinosinusitis, Sjögren's Syndrome, and other CFTR associated disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 19, 2019
    Assignee: CYSTIC FIBROSIS FOUNDATION THERAPEUTICS, INC.
    Inventors: Joseph Walter Strohbach, David Christopher Limburg, John Paul Mathias, Atli Thorarensen, John James Mousseau, Rajiah Aldrin Denny, Christoph Wolfgang Zapf, Ivan Viktorovich Efremov
  • Publication number: 20190016728
    Abstract: The present invention relates to 1,3-disubstituted-1H-pyrazolo[3,4-d]pyrimidin-4-amine derivatives, 5,7-disubstituted-pyrrolo[2,1-f][1,2,4]triazin-4-amine derivatives or 5,7-disubstituted-imidazo[5,1-f][1,2,4]triazine-4-amine derivatives, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. The compounds are potentiators of Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane conductance Regulator (CFTR). The invention also discloses pharmaceutical compositions comprising the compounds, optionally in combination with additional therapeutic agents, and methods of potentiating, in mammals, including humans, CFTR by administration of the compounds. These compounds are useful for the treatment of cystic fibrosis (CF), asthma, bronchiectasis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), constipation, Diabetes mellitus, dry eye disease, pancreatitis, rhinosinusitis, Sjögren's Syndrome, and other CFTR associated disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 17, 2018
    Publication date: January 17, 2019
    Applicant: CYSTIC FIBROSIS FOUNDATION THERAPEUTICS, INC.
    Inventors: Joseph Walter Strohbach, David Christopher Limburg, John Paul Mathias, Atli Thorarensen, John James Mousseau, Rajiah Aldrin Denny, Christoph Wolfgang Zapf, Ivan Viktorovich Efremov
  • Publication number: 20190016727
    Abstract: The present invention relates to 1,3-disubstituted-1H-pyrazolo[3,4-d]pyrimidin-4-amine derivatives, 5,7-disubstituted-pyrrolo[2,1-f][1,2,4]triazin-4-amine derivatives or 5,7-disubstituted-imidazo[5,1-f][1,2,4]triazine-4-amine derivatives, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. The compounds are potentiators of Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane conductance Regulator (CFTR). The invention also discloses pharmaceutical compositions comprising the compounds, optionally in combination with additional therapeutic agents, and methods of potentiating, in mammals, including humans, CFTR by administration of the compounds. These compounds are useful for the treatment of cystic fibrosis (CF), asthma, bronchiectasis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), constipation, Diabetes mellitus, dry eye disease, pancreatitis, rhinosinusitis, Sjögren's Syndrome, and other CFTR associated disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 17, 2018
    Publication date: January 17, 2019
    Applicant: CYSTIC FIBROSIS FOUNDATION THERAPEUTICS, INC.
    Inventors: Joseph Walter Strohbach, David Christopher Limburg, John Paul Mathias, Atli Thorarensen, John James Mousseau, Rajiah Aldrin Denny, Christoph Wolfgang Zapf, Ivan Viktorovich Efremov
  • Patent number: 10174000
    Abstract: Compounds, tautomers and pharmaceutically acceptable salts of the compounds are disclosed, wherein the compounds have the structure of Formula Ia, as defined in the specification. Corresponding pharmaceutical compositions, methods of treatment, methods of synthesis, and intermediates are also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 16, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 8, 2019
    Assignee: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Katherine Lin Lee, Christophe Philippe Allais, Christoph Martin Dehnhardt, Lori Krim Gavrin, Seungil Han, David Hepworth, Arthur Lee, Frank Eldridge Lovering, John Paul Mathias, Dafydd Rhys Owen, Nikolaos Papaioannou, Eddine Saiah, Joseph Walter Strohbach, John David Trzupek, Stephen Wayne Wright, Christoph Wolfgang Zapf
  • Patent number: 10131670
    Abstract: The present invention relates to 1,3-disubstituted-1H-pyrazolo[3,4-d]pyrimidin-4-amine derivatives, 5,7-disubstituted-pyrrolo[2,1-f][1,2,4]triazin-4-amine derivatives or 5,7-disubstituted-imidazo[5,1-f][1,2,4]triazine-4-amine derivatives, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. The compounds are potentiators of Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane conductance Regulator (CFTR). The invention also discloses pharmaceutical compositions comprising the compounds, optionally in combination with additional therapeutic agents, and methods of potentiating, in mammals, including humans, CFTR by administration of the compounds. These compounds are useful for the treatment of cystic fibrosis (CF), asthma, bronchiectasis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), constipation, Diabetes mellitus, dry eye disease, pancreatitis, rhinosinusitis, Sjögren's Syndrome, and other CFTR associated disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 14, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 20, 2018
    Assignee: CYSTIC FIBROSIS FOUNDATION THERAPEUTICS, INC.
    Inventors: Joseph Walter Strohbach, David Christopher Limburg, John Paul Mathias, Atli Thorarensen, John James Mousseau, Rajiah Aldrin Denny, Christoph Wolfgang Zapf, Ivan Viktorovich Efremov
  • Publication number: 20180282304
    Abstract: The present invention provides compounds, pharmaceutical compositions, methods of inhibiting ROR? activity and/or reducing the amount of IL-17 in a subject, and methods of treating various medical disorders using such compounds and pharmaceutical compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 14, 2018
    Publication date: October 4, 2018
    Applicant: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Mark Edward Schnute, Göran Mattias Wennerstål, James Robert Blinn, Neelu Kaila, James Richard Kiefer, JR., Scot Richard Mente, Ravi G. Kurumbail, Marvin Jay Meyers, Atli Thorarensen, Li Xing, Christoph Wolfgang Zapf, Edouard Zamaratski, Andrew Christopher Flick, Peter Jones
  • Publication number: 20180244646
    Abstract: Compounds, tautomers and pharmaceutically acceptable salts of the compounds are disclosed, wherein the compounds have the structure of Formula Ia, as defined in the specification. Corresponding pharmaceutical compositions, methods of treatment, methods of synthesis, and intermediates are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 16, 2016
    Publication date: August 30, 2018
    Applicant: PFIZER INC.
    Inventors: KATHERINE LIN LEE, CHRISTOPHE PHILIPPE ALLAIS, CHRISTOPH MARTIN DEHNHARDT, LORI KRIM GAVRIN, SEUNGIL HAN, DAVID HEPWORTH, ARTHUR LEE, FRANK ELDRIDGE LOVERING, JOHN PAUL MATHIAS, DAFYDD RHYS OWEN, NIKOLAOS PAPAIOANNOU, EDDINE SAIAH, JOSEPH WALTER STROHBACH, JOHN DAVID TRZUPEK, STEPHEN WAYNE WRIGHT, CHRISTOPH WOLFGANG ZAPF
  • Publication number: 20180170938
    Abstract: The present invention relates to 1,3-disubstituted-1H-pyrazolo[3,4-d]pyrimidin-4-amine derivatives, 5,7-disubstituted-pyrrolo[2,1-f][1,2,4]triazin-4-amine derivatives or 5,7-disubstituted-imidazo[5,1-f][1,2,4]triazine-4-amine derivatives, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. The compounds are potentiators of Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane conductance Regulator (CFTR). The invention also discloses pharmaceutical compositions comprising the compounds, optionally in combination with additional therapeutic agents, and methods of potentiating, in mammals, including humans, CFTR by administration of the compounds. These compounds are useful for the treatment of cystic fibrosis (CF), asthma, bronchiectasis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), constipation, Diabetes mellitus, dry eye disease, pancreatitis, rhinosinusitis, Sjôgren's Syndrome, and other CFTR associated disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 14, 2017
    Publication date: June 21, 2018
    Applicant: CYSTIC FIBROSIS FOUNDATION THERAPEUTICS, INC.
    Inventors: Joseph Walter Strohbach, David Christopher Limburg, John Paul Mathias, Atli Thorarensen, John James Mousseau, Rajiah Aldrin Denny, Christoph Wolfgang Zapf, Ivan Viktorovich Efremov
  • Publication number: 20180141954
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds of Formula I, wherein R1a, R1b, R2, R3, R4, W, Y, and Z are as described herein, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. The compounds are potentiators of Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane conductance Regulator (CFTR). The invention also discloses pharmaceutical compositions comprising the compound, optionally in combination with additional therapeutic agents, and methods of potentiating, in mammals, including humans, CFTR by administration of the compounds. These compounds are useful for the treatment of cystic fibrosis (CF), asthma, bronchiectasis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), constipation, Diabetes mellitus, dry eye disease, pancreatitis, rhinosinusitis, Sjögren's Syndrome, and other CFTR associated disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 17, 2017
    Publication date: May 24, 2018
    Applicant: CYSTIC FIBROSIS FOUNDATION THERAPEUTICS, INC.
    Inventors: Joseph Walter Strohbach, David Christopher Limburg, John Paul Mathias, Atli Thorarensen, Rajiah Aldrin Denny, Christoph Wolfgang Zapf, Daniel Elbaum, Lori Krim Gavrin, Ivan Viktorovich Efremov
  • Publication number: 20180127432
    Abstract: Compounds, tautomers and pharmaceutically acceptable salts of the compounds are disclosed, wherein the compounds have the structure of Formula Ia, as defined in the specification. Corresponding pharmaceutical compositions, methods of treatment, methods of synthesis, and intermediates are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 5, 2018
    Publication date: May 10, 2018
    Applicant: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: John David Trzupek, Katherine Lin Lee, Mark Edward Bunnage, Seungil Han, David Hepworth, Frank Eldridge Lovering, John Paul Mathias, Nikolaos Papaioannou, Betsy Susan Pierce, Joseph Walter Strohbach, Stephen Wayne Wright, Christoph Wolfgang Zapf, Lori Krim Gavrin, Arthur Lee, David Randolph Anderson, Kevin Joseph Curran, Christoph Martin Dehnhardt, Eddine Saiah, Joel Adam Goldberg, Xiaolun Wang, Horng-Chih Huang, Richard Vargas, Michael Dennis Lowe, Akshay Patny
  • Publication number: 20180086736
    Abstract: The present invention provides compounds, pharmaceutical compositions, methods of inhibiting ROR? activity and/or reducing the amount of IL-17 in a subject, and methods of treating various medical disorders using such compounds and pharmaceutical compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 7, 2017
    Publication date: March 29, 2018
    Applicant: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Mark Edward Schnute, Göran Mattias Wennerstål, James Robert Blinn, Neelu Kaila, James Richard Kiefer, JR., Scot Richard Mente, Ravi G. Kurumbail, Marvin Jay Meyers, Atli Thorarensen, Li Xing, Christoph Wolfgang Zapf, Edouard Zamaratski, Andrew Christopher Flick, Peter Jones