Patents by Inventor DongFang Meng

DongFang Meng 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: 6965034
    Abstract: The present invention provides convergent processes for preparing epothilone A and B, desoxyepothilones A and B, and analogues thereof, useful in the treatment of cancer and cancer which has developed a multidrug-resistant phenotype. Also provided are intermediates useful for preparing said epothilones.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 23, 2002
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2005
    Assignee: Sloan-Kettering Institute for Cancer Research
    Inventors: Samuel J. Danishefsky, Peter Bertinato, Dai-Shi Su, DongFang Meng, Ting-Chao Chou, Ted Kamenecka, Erik J Sorensen, Aaron Balog, Kenneth A. Savin, Scott Kuduk, Christina Harris, Xiu-Guo Zhang, Joseph R. Bertino
  • Publication number: 20050043376
    Abstract: The present invention provides convergent processes for preparing epothilone A and B, desoxyepothilones A and B, and analogues thereof. Also provided are analogues related to epothilone A and B and intermediates useful for preparing same. The present invention further provides novel compositions based on analogues of the epothilones and methods for the treatment of cancer and cancer which has developed a multidrug-resistant phenotype.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 2, 2003
    Publication date: February 24, 2005
    Inventors: Samuel Danishefsky, Peter Bertinato, Dai-Shi Su, Dongfang Meng, Ting-Chao Chou, Ted Kamenecka, Erik Sorensen, Aaron Balog, Kenneth Savin
  • Publication number: 20040260098
    Abstract: The present invention provides convergent processes for preparing epothilone A and B, desoxyepothilones A and B, and analogues thereof, useful in the treatment of cancer and cancer which has developed a multidrug-resistant phenotype. Also provided are intermediates useful for preparing said epothilones.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 28, 2003
    Publication date: December 23, 2004
    Inventors: Samuel J. Danishefsky, Peter Bertinato, Dai-Shi Su, DongFang Meng, Ting-Chao Chou, Ted Kamenecka, Erik J. Sorensen, Aaron Balog, Kenneth A. Savin
  • Publication number: 20040210080
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds and derivatives thereof, their synthesis, and their use as estrogen receptor modulators. The compounds of the instant invention are ligands for estrogen receptors and as such may be useful for treatment or prevention of a variety of conditions related to estrogen functioning including: bone loss, bone fractures, osteoporosis, metastatic bone disease, Paget s disease, periodontal disease, cartilage degeneration, endometriosis, uterine fibroid disease, hot flashes, increased levels of LDL cholesterol, cardiovascular disease, impairment of cognitive functioning, cerebral degenerative disorders, restenosis, gynecomastia, vascular smooth muscle cell proliferation, obesity, incontinence, and cancer, in particular of the breast, uterus and prostate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 3, 2004
    Publication date: October 21, 2004
    Inventors: Dongfang Meng, Dann LeRoy Parker, Robert R Wilkening
  • Patent number: 6800785
    Abstract: The present invention relates to processes for the synthesis of intermediates useful for the synthesis of estrogen receptor modulators. The process includes new methods for annelating 5-, 6- and 7-membered cycloalkenones onto an indanone.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 2003
    Date of Patent: October 5, 2004
    Assignee: Merck & Co., Inc.
    Inventor: Dongfang Meng
  • Publication number: 20030208080
    Abstract: The present invention provides convergent processes for preparing epothilone A and B, desoxyepothilones A and B, and analogues thereof, useful in the treatment of cancer and cancer which has developed a multidrug-resistant phenotype. Also provided are intermediates useful for preparing said epothilones.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 23, 2002
    Publication date: November 6, 2003
    Inventors: Samuel J. Danishefsky, Peter Bertinato, Dai-Shi Su, DongFang Meng, Ting-Chao Chou, Ted Kamenecka, Erik J. Sorensen, Aaron Balog, Kenneth A. Savin, Scott Kuduk, Christina Harris, Xiu-Guo Zhang, Joseph R. Bertino
  • Patent number: 6603023
    Abstract: The present invention provides convergent processes for preparing epothilone A and B, desoxyepothilones A and B, and analogues thereof, useful in the treatment of cancer and cancer which has developed a multidrug-resistant phenotype. Also provided are intermediates useful for preparing said epothilones.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 1, 2002
    Date of Patent: August 5, 2003
    Assignee: Sloan Kettering Institute for Cancer Research
    Inventors: Samuel J. Danishefsky, Peter Bertinato, Dai-Shi Su, DongFang Meng, Ting-Chao Chou, Ted Kamenecka, Erik J. Sorensen, Aaron Balog, Kenneth A. Savin, Scott Kuduk, Christina Harris, Xiu-Guo Zhang, Joseph R. Bertino
  • Publication number: 20030105330
    Abstract: The present invention provides convergent processes for preparing epothilone A and B, desoxyepothilones A and B, and analogues thereof, useful in the treatment of cancer and cancer which has developed a multidrug-resistant phenotype. Also provided are intermediates useful for preparing said epothilones.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 1, 2002
    Publication date: June 5, 2003
    Inventors: Samuel J. Danishefsky, Peter Bertinato, Dai-Shi Su, Dongfang Meng, Ting-Chao Chou, Ted Kamenecka, Erik J. Sorensen, Aaron Balog, Kenneth A. Savin, Scott Kuduk, Christina Harris, Xiu-Guo Zhang, Joseph R. Bertino
  • Publication number: 20030069277
    Abstract: The present invention provides convergent processes for preparing epothilone A and B, desoxyepothilones A and B, and analogues thereof, useful in the treatment of cancer and cancer which has developed a multidrug-resistant phenotype. Also provided are intermediates useful for preparing said epothilones.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 30, 2002
    Publication date: April 10, 2003
    Inventors: Samuel J. Danishefsky, Peter Bertinato, Dai-Shi Su, Dongfang Meng, Ting-Chao Chou, Ted Kamenecka, Erik J. Sorensen, Aaron Balog, Kenneth A. Savin, Scott Kuduk, Christina Harris, Xiu-Guo Zhang, Joseph R. Bertino
  • Patent number: 6316630
    Abstract: The present invention provides convergent processes for preparing epothilone A and B, desoxyepothilones A and B, and analogues thereof, useful in the treatment of cancer and cancer which has developed a multidrug-resistant phenotype. Also provided are intermediates useful for preparing said epothilones.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 6, 2000
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2001
    Assignee: Sloan Kettering Institute for Cancer Research
    Inventors: Samuel J. Danishefsky, Peter Bertinato, Dai-Shi Su, DongFang Meng, Ting-Chao Chou, Ted Kamenecka, Erik J Sorensen, Aaron Balog, Kenneth A. Savin
  • Patent number: 6204388
    Abstract: The present invention provides convergent processes for preparing epothilone A and B, desoxyepothilones A and B, and analogues thereof, useful in the treatment of cancer and cancer which has developed a multidrug-resistant phenotype. Also provided are intermediates useful for preparing said epothilones.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 24, 1999
    Date of Patent: March 20, 2001
    Assignee: Sloan-Kettering Institute For Cancer Research
    Inventors: Samuel J. Danishefsky, Peter Bertinato, Dai-Shi Su, DongFang Meng, Ting-Chao Chou, Ted Kamenecka, Erik J Sorensen, Aaron Balog, Kenneth A. Savin, Scott Kuduk, Christina Harris, Xiu-Guo Zhang, Joseph R. Bertino