Patents by Inventor John Limanto

John Limanto 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: 10435386
    Abstract: A novel process is provided for the efficient preparation of an asymmetric compound of structural formula I: comprising a copper-catalyzed, carbon-nitrogen cross-coupling step. The process described as part of the present invention can be used to manufacture poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase (PARP) inhibitors, which may be useful for the treatment of cancer. In particular, the present invention describes a process for the manufacture of the PARP inhibitor, 2-{4-[(3S)-piperidin-3-yl]phenyl}-2H-indazole-7-carboxamide.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 30, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2019
    Assignee: MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORP.
    Inventors: Cheol K. Chung, Mark E. Scott, Paul Gerard Bulger, Kevin Michael Belyk, John Limanto, Guy R. Humphrey
  • Patent number: 10214554
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to a process for making Chloro-Substituted Nucleoside Phosphoramidate Compounds of formula (I): which are useful for the treatment and prophylaxis of HCV infection. The present invention is also directed to compounds that are useful as synthetic intermediates for making the compounds of formula (I).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 8, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 26, 2019
    Assignee: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
    Inventors: John Y. L. Chung, Amude Kassim, John Limanto, Michael Shevlin, Peter E. Maligres, Daniel A. DiRocco, James F. Dropinski, Rose Mathew, Yi Ning Ji Chen, Edward C. Sherer, Mikhail Reibarkh, Artis Klapars, Alan Hyde, Susan L. Zultanski, Aaron Moment, Bryon Simmons, Tyler A. Davis, Timothy James Wright, Ralph Calabria, Louis charles Campeau
  • Publication number: 20190040431
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to methods of using transaminase polypeptides in the synthesis of chiral amines from prochiral ketones.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 18, 2018
    Publication date: February 7, 2019
    Inventors: Gregory Hughes, Paul N. Devine, Fred J. Fleitz, Brendan T. Grau, John Limanto, Christopher Savile, Emily Mundorff
  • Patent number: 10138503
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to methods of using transaminase polypeptides in the synthesis of chiral amines from prochiral ketones.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 2, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 27, 2018
    Assignee: Codexis, Inc.
    Inventors: Gregory Hughes, Paul N. Devine, Fred J. Fleitz, Brendan T. Grau, John Limanto, Christopher Savile, Emily Mundorff
  • Publication number: 20180092899
    Abstract: A method of alleviating or mitigating at least one symptom of migraine attack by administering to a patient suffering from a migraine attack a therapeutically effective amount of the compound of Formula I: or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 29, 2017
    Publication date: April 5, 2018
    Applicant: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
    Inventors: Chi-Chung Liu, David Michelson, Gene Marcantonio, Kyle Fliszer, Rebecca White, Mark Fraley, Leonardo Allain, Tiffani Voss, John Limanto
  • Publication number: 20170226146
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to a process for making Chloro-Substituted Nucleoside Phosphoramidate Compounds of formula (I): which are useful for the treatment and prophylaxis of HCV infection. The present invention is also directed to compounds that are useful as synthetic intermediates for making the compounds of formula (I).
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 8, 2017
    Publication date: August 10, 2017
    Inventors: John Y.L. Chung, Amude Kassim, John Limanto, Michael Shevlin, Peter E. Maligres, Daniel A. DiRocco, James F. Dropinski, Rose Mathew, Yi Ning Ji Chen, Edward C. Sherer, Mikhail Reibarkh, Artis Klapars, Alan Hyde, Susan L. Zultanski, Aaron Moment, Bryon Simmons, Tyler A. Davis, Timothy James Wright, Ralph Calabria, Louis Charles Campeau
  • Publication number: 20170137403
    Abstract: A novel process is provided for the efficient preparation of an asymmetric compound of structural formula I: comprising a copper-catalyzed, carbon-nitrogen cross-coupling step. The process described as part of the present invention can be used to manufacture poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase (PARP) inhibitors, which may be useful for the treatment of cancer. In particular, the present invention describes a process for the manufacture of the PARP inhibitor, 2-{4-[(3S)-piperidin-3-yl]phenyl}-2H-indazole-7-carboxamide.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 30, 2017
    Publication date: May 18, 2017
    Applicant: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
    Inventors: Cheol K. Chung, Mark E. Scott, Paul Gerard Bulger, Kevin Michael Belyk, John Limanto, Guy R. Humphrey
  • Patent number: 9604985
    Abstract: A process for the preparation of N-protected 6-(piperidin-4-ylcarbamoyl)piperidin-3-yl sulfonates of Formula (III): which comprises contacting a lactone of Formula (II): with an azacycloalkylamine of formula (II-Am): followed by contact with a sulfonyl halide of formula (II-Su): R4—SO2W (II-Su) in the presence of tertiary amine base, wherein PG1 and PG2 are amine protective groups; k, p and q are 0, 1, or 2, and W, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, R8, and R9 are defined herein. Additional embodiments add a series of process steps leading to the synthesis of 7-oxo-1,6-diazabicyclo[3.2.1]octanes suitable for use as ?-lactamase inhibitors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 5, 2014
    Date of Patent: March 28, 2017
    Assignee: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
    Inventors: Steven P. Miller, John Limanto, Yong-Li Zhong, Nobuyoshi Yasuda, Zhijian Liu
  • Patent number: 9580407
    Abstract: A novel process is provided for the efficient preparation of an asymmetric compound of structural formula I: comprising a copper-catalyzed, carbon-nitrogen cross-coupling step. The process described as part of the present invention can be used to manufacture poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase (PARP) inhibitors, which may be useful for the treatment of cancer. In particular, the present invention describes a process for the manufacture of the PARP inhibitor, 2-{4-[(3S)-piperidin-3-yl]phenyl}-2H-indazole-7-carboxamide.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 3, 2013
    Date of Patent: February 28, 2017
    Assignee: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
    Inventors: Cheol K. Chung, Mark E. Scott, Paul Gerard Bulger, Kevin Michael Belyk, John Limanto, Guy R. Humphrey
  • Publication number: 20160333381
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to methods of using transaminase polypeptides in the synthesis of chiral amines from prochiral ketones.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 2, 2016
    Publication date: November 17, 2016
    Inventors: Gregory Hughes, Paul N. Devine, Fred J. Fleitz, Brendan T. Grau, John Limanto, Christopher Savile, Emily Mundorff
  • Patent number: 9434968
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to methods of using transaminase polypeptides in the synthesis of chiral amines from prochiral ketones.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2016
    Assignee: Codexis, Inc.
    Inventors: Gregory Hughes, Paul N. Devine, Fred J. Fleitz, Brendan T. Grau, John Limanto, Christopher Savile, Emily Mundorff
  • Publication number: 20160122350
    Abstract: A process for the preparation of N-protected 6-(piperidin-4-ylcarbamoyl)piperidin-3-yl sulfonates of Formula (III): which comprises contacting a lactone of Formula (II): with an azacycloalkylamine of formula (II-Am): followed by contact with a sulfonyl halide of formula (II-Su): R4—SO2W (II-Su) in the presence of tertiary amine base, wherein PG1 and PG2 are amine protective groups; k, p and q are 0, 1, or 2, and W, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, R8, and R9 are defined herein. Additional embodiments add a series of process steps leading to the synthesis of 7-oxo-1,6-diazabicyclo[3.2.1]octanes suitable for use as ?-lactamase inhibitors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 5, 2014
    Publication date: May 5, 2016
    Applicant: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
    Inventors: Steven P. Miller, John Limanto, Yong-Li Zhong, Nobuyoshi Yasuda, Zhijian Liu
  • Publication number: 20150299167
    Abstract: A novel process is provided for the efficient preparation of an asymmetric compound of structural formula I: comprising a copper-catalyzed, carbon-nitrogen cross-coupling step. The process described as part of the present invention can be used to manufacture poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase (PARP) inhibitors, which may be useful for the treatment of cancer. In particular, the present invention describes a process for the manufacture of the PARP inhibitor, 2-{4-[(3S)-piperidin-3-yl]phenyl}-2H-indazole-7-carboxamide.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 3, 2013
    Publication date: October 22, 2015
    Applicant: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
    Inventors: Cheol K. Chung, Mark E. Scott, Paul Gerard Bulger, Kevin Michael Belyk, John Limanto, Guy R. Humphrey
  • Publication number: 20150259284
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for preparing aminocyclohexyl ether compounds of Formula I: or the pharmaceutically acceptable salts and esters thereof. In particular, the instant invention is directed towards a process for preparing (1R,2R)-2-[(3R)-Hydroxypyrrolidinyl]-1-(3,4-dimethoxyphenethoxy)-cyclohexane as well as various intermediates.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 19, 2015
    Publication date: September 17, 2015
    Inventors: John Limanto, Gregory L. Beutner, Jingjun Yin, Artis Klapars, Eric R. Ashley, Hallena R. Strotman, Matthew D. Truppo, Cheol K. Chung, Gregory Hughes, Zhijian Liu, Brendan Grau, Jacob Janey
  • Patent number: 9006460
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for preparing aminocyclohexyl ether compounds of Formula I: or the pharmaceutically acceptable salts and esters thereof. In particular, the instant invention is directed towards a process for preparing (1R,2R)-2-[(3R)-Hydroxypyrrolidinyl]-1-(3,4-dimethoxyphenethoxy)-cyclohexane as well as various intermediates.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 8, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2015
    Assignee: Cardiome International AG
    Inventors: John Limanto, Gregory L. Beutner, Jingjun Yin, Artis Klapars, Eric R. Ashley, Hallena R. Strotman, Matthew D. Truppo, Cheol K. Chung, Gregory Hughes, Zhijian Liu, Brendan Grau, Jacob Janey
  • Publication number: 20150079640
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to methods of using transaminase polypeptides in the synthesis of chiral amines from prochiral ketones.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 19, 2014
    Publication date: March 19, 2015
    Inventors: Gregory Hughes, Paul N. Devine, Fred J. Fleitz, Brendan T. Grau, John Limanto, Christopher Savile, Emily Mundorff
  • Patent number: 8932836
    Abstract: The disclosure provides transaminase polypeptides capable of converting the substrate, 2-(3,4-dimethoxyphenethoxy)cyclohexanone to the trans diastereomer product (1R,2R)-2-(3,4-dimethoxyphenethoxy)cyclohexanamine in at least a 2:1 diastereomeric ratio relative to the cis diastereomer (1R,2S)-2-(3,4-dimethoxyphenethoxy)cyclohexanamine. The disclosure also provides polynucleotides, vectors, host cells, and methods of making and using the transaminase polypeptides in processes for preparing (1R,2R)-2-(3,4-dimethoxyphenethoxy)cyclohexanamine and its analogs, which can product compounds can be further used to prepare the aminocyclohexylether compound, (3R)-1-[(1R,2R)-2-[2-(3,4-dimethoxyphenyl)ethoxy]cyclohexyl]pyrrolidin-3-ol, which is an ion channel blocker.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 8, 2011
    Date of Patent: January 13, 2015
    Assignee: Codexis, Inc.
    Inventors: John Limanto, Gregory Beutner, Brendan Grau, Jacob Janey, Artis Klapars, Eric R. Ashley, Hallena R. Strotman, Matthew D. Truppo, Gregory Hughes, Fabien Cabirol, Anupam Gohel, Steven J. Collier, Jack Liang, Marissa Mock, Emily Mundorff, Scott Novick, Derek Smith
  • Patent number: 8921079
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to methods of using transaminase polypeptides in the synthesis of chiral amines from prochiral ketones.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2010
    Date of Patent: December 30, 2014
    Assignee: Codexis, Inc.
    Inventors: Gregory Hughes, Paul N. Devine, Fred J. Fleitz, Brendan T. Grau, John Limanto, Christopher Savile, Emily Mundorff
  • Publication number: 20130164794
    Abstract: The disclosure provides transaminase polypeptides capable of converting the substrate, 2-(3,4-dimethoxyphenethoxy)cyclohexanone to the trans diastereomer product (1R,2R)-2-(3,4-dimethoxyphenethoxy)cyclohexanamine in at least a 2:1 diastereomeric ratio relative to the cis diastereomer (1R,2S)-2-(3,4-dimethoxyphenethoxy)cyclohexanamine. The disclosure also provides polynucleotides, vectors, host cells, and methods of making and using the transaminase polypeptides in processes for preparing (1R,2R)-2-(3,4-dimethoxyphenethoxy)cyclohexanamine and its analogs, which can product compounds can be further used to prepare the aminocyclohexylether compound, (3R)-1-[(1R,2R)-2-[2-(3,4-dimethoxyphenyl)ethoxy]cyclohexyl]pyrrolidin-3-ol, which is an ion channel blocker.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2011
    Publication date: June 27, 2013
    Applicant: CODEXIS, INC.
    Inventors: John Limanto, Gregory Beutner, Brendan Grau, Jacob Janey, Artis Klapars, Eric Ashley, Hallena R. Strotman, Matthew D. Truppo, Gregory Hughes, Fabien L. Cabirol, Anupam Gohel, Steven J. Collier, Jack Liang, Marissa Mock, Emily Mundorff, Scott Novick, Derek Smith
  • Publication number: 20130149751
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for preparing aminocyclohexyl ether compounds of Formula I: or the pharmaceutically acceptable salts and esters thereof. In particular, the instant invention is directed towards a process for preparing (1R,2R)-2-[(3R)-Hydroxypyrrolidinyl]-1-(3,4-dimethoxyphenethoxy)-cyclohexane as well as various intermediates.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2011
    Publication date: June 13, 2013
    Inventors: John Limanto, Gregory L. Beutner, Jingjun Yin, Artis Klapars, Eric R. Ashley, Hallena R. Strotman, Matthew D. Truppo, Cheol K. Chung, Gregory Hughes, Zhijian Liu, Brendan Grau, Jacob Janey