Patents by Inventor Jan Schuurkes

Jan Schuurkes 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: 20110313153
    Abstract: The invention relates generally to the treatment of diseases of the respiratory system such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. More particularly, the present invention relates to methods of treating and preventing asthmatic airway inflammation. The treatment involves the administration of a 5-HT4 receptor antagonist to the subject in need thereof; more in particular the administration of aroylated 4-aminomethylpiperidine derivatives as defined herein. Other aspects of the invention are directed to compositions for treating or preventing respiratory disorders, including pharmaceutical compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 28, 2010
    Publication date: December 22, 2011
    Inventors: Ann Meulemans, Leen Thielemans, Joris De Maeyer, Jan Schuurkes