Patents by Inventor Joseph T. Klein

Joseph T. Klein 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: 7994168
    Abstract: The invention relates to substituted hexahydropyrazino[1,2-a]pyrimidine-4,7-dione derivatives substituted with amino acids, and to the physiologically tolerated salts thereof, processes for their preparation and their use as medicaments.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 21, 2007
    Date of Patent: August 9, 2011
    Assignee: Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH
    Inventors: Petra Lennig, Siegfried Stengelin, Thomas Klabunde, Matthias Gossel, Pavel Safar, James Spoonamore, Gregory Merriman, Joseph T Klein, Brian Whiteley, Carolina Lanter, Kenneth Bordeau, Zhaoxia Yang, Martin Smrcina
  • Patent number: 7919508
    Abstract: The present invention provides compounds of formula I: a stereoisomer or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, wherein the variables R1, R2, R3, R4, X and n are defined as defined herein. Additionally, a method for treating dopamine-related neurological disorders selected form the group consisting of neurological, psychological, cardiovascular, cognitive or attention disorders, substance abuse and addictive behavior, or a combination thereof, comprising administering to a patient in need of such treatment a therapeutically effective amount of compounds of formula I.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 24, 2006
    Date of Patent: April 5, 2011
    Assignee: Aventis Pharmaceuticals Inc.
    Inventors: Gregory Shutske, Keith J. Harris, Kenneth J. Bordeau, Michael R. Angelastro, Stanly John, Joseph T. Klein, Jinqi Lu, Catherine Bomont
  • Patent number: 7169925
    Abstract: This invention discloses and claims a new class of indole derivatives for use in treating allergy, asthma, rhinitis, dermatitis, B-cell lymphomas, tumors and diseases associated with bacterial, rhinovirus or respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infections. It has now been found that the compounds of this invention are capable of modulating T helper (Th) cells, Th1/Th2, and thereby capable of inhibiting the transcription of interleukin-4 (IL-4) message, IL-4 release or IL-4 production.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 23, 2003
    Date of Patent: January 30, 2007
    Assignee: Aventis Pharmaceuticals Inc.
    Inventors: Gregory H. Merriman, Philip M. Weintraub, Jeffrey S. Sabol, Ramalinga M. Dharanipragada, Nicholas J. Hrib, John G. Jurcak, Alexandre Gross, Brian Whiteley, Kwon Yon Musick, Joseph T. Klein
  • Publication number: 20040010029
    Abstract: This invention discloses and claims a new class of indole derivatives for use in treating allergy, asthma, rhinitis, dermatitis, B-cell lymphomas, tumors and diseases associated with bacterial, rhinovirus or respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infections. It has now been found that the compounds of this invention are capable of modulating T helper (Th) cells, Th1/Th2, and thereby capable of inhibiting the transcription of interleukin-4 (IL-4) message, IL-4 release or IL-4 production.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 23, 2003
    Publication date: January 15, 2004
    Inventors: Gregory H. Merriman, Philip M. Weintraub, Jeffrey S. Sabol, Ramalinga M. Dharanipragada, Nicholas J. Hrib, John G. Jurcak, Alexandre Gross, Brian Whiteley, Kwon Yon Musick, Joseph T. Klein
  • Patent number: 5631270
    Abstract: This invention relates to substituted pyridinylamino-1H-indoles, 1H-indazoles, 2H-indazoles, benzo[b]thiophenes and 1,2-benzisothiazoles of the formula ##STR1## wherein Q is S, N or NR.sub.2 ;Y is CH, N or NR.sub.2 ;R.sub.1 is hydrogen, loweralkyl, loweralkynyl, loweralkenyl, arylloweralkyl, loweralkoxycarbonylaminoloweralkylcarbonyl, arylloweralkoxycarbonylaminoloweralkylcarbonyl, aminoloweralkylcarbonyl, loweralkoxycarbonyl or acyl;R.sub.2 is hydrogen or loweralkyl;R.sub.3 is hydrogen or loweralkyl;X is hydrogen, loweralkyl, halogen; andn is 0 or 1;or a pharmaceutically acceptable acid addition salt thereof that are useful in the treatment of memory dysfunctions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 5, 1995
    Date of Patent: May 20, 1997
    Assignee: Hoechst Marion Roussel, Inc.
    Inventors: Richard C. Effland, Joseph T. Klein, Lawrence L. Martin
  • Patent number: 5519032
    Abstract: This application relates to compounds of the formula ##STR1## wherein R.sup.1, R.sup.2, R.sup.3, m and n are as defined in the specification which are useful as modulators of neurotransmitter function such as serotonergic and adrenergic, and as such are useful as antidepressants, anxiolytics, atypical antipsychotics, antiemetics, and for the treatment of personality disorders such as obsessive compulsive disorders. Certain of the compounds are also useful as glycine partial agonists.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 1993
    Date of Patent: May 21, 1996
    Assignee: Hoechst Marion Roussel Inc.
    Inventors: Richard C. Effland, Joseph T. Klein, Lawrence L. Martin
  • Patent number: 5424322
    Abstract: This invention relates to compositions of substituted pyridinylamino-1H-indoles of the formula ##STR1## wherein Q is N or NR.sub.2 ;Y is CHR.sub.1 is hydrogen, loweralkyl, loweralkynyl, loweralkenyl, arylloweralkyl, loweralkoxycarbonylaminoloweralkylcarbonyl, arylloweralkoxycarbonylaminoloweralkylcarbonyl, aminoloweralkylcarbonyl, loweralkoxycarbonyl or acyl;R.sub.2 is hydrogen or loweralkyl;R.sub.3 is hydrogen or loweralkyl;X is hydrogen, loweralkyl, halogen; andn is 0 or 1 with utility in the treatment of personality disorders as obsessive compulsive disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 25, 1993
    Date of Patent: June 13, 1995
    Assignee: Hoechst-Roussel Pharmaceuticals Inc.
    Inventors: Richard C. Effland, Joseph T. Klein, Lawrence L. Martin
  • Patent number: 5405856
    Abstract: There are described compounds of the formula ##STR1## where n is 0 or 1;X is O or NR.sub.2, R.sub.2 being hydrogen, loweralkyl or loweralkylcarbonyl;R is hydrogen, loweralkyl, arylloweralkyl or loweralkylcarbonyl; andR.sub.1 is ##STR2## wherein R.sub.3 is hydrogen, loweralkyl or loweralkylcarbonyl;m is 1 or 2;eachR.sub.4 is independently hydrogen or loweralkyl; andY is hydrogen, halogen, loweralkyl, loweralkoxy or trifluoromethyl;which compounds are useful as topical antiinflammatory agents for the treatment of various dermatoses.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 2, 1993
    Date of Patent: April 11, 1995
    Assignee: Hoechst-Roussel Pharmaceuticals Inc.
    Inventors: Richard C. Effland, Joseph T. Klein, Gordon E. Olsen, Larry Davis, Russell R. L. Hamer, Brian S. Freed
  • Patent number: 5328920
    Abstract: There are disclosed various compounds of the formula below, ##STR1## where R, R.sub.1, W, X, Y and Z are as defined in the specification; which are useful for alleviating various memory dysfunctions such as Alzheimer's disease, as modulators of neurotransmitter functions such as serotonergic and adrenergic, and as such are useful as antidepressants, anxiolytics, atypical antipsychotics, antiemetics, and for the treatment of personality disorders such as obsessive compulsive disorder.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 1992
    Date of Patent: July 12, 1994
    Assignee: Hoechst-Roussel Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
    Inventors: Richard C. Effland, Joseph T. Klein, Lawrence L. Martin, Gregory M. Shutske, Kevin J. Kapples, John D. Tomer, IV
  • Patent number: 5328918
    Abstract: This invention relates to substituted pyridinylamino-1H-indoles, 1H-indazoles, 2H-indazoles, benzo[b]thiophenes and 1,2-benzisothiazoles of the formula ##STR1## wherein Q is S, N or NR.sub.2 ;Y is CH, N or NR.sub.2 ;R.sub.1 is hydrogen, loweralkyl, loweralkynyl, loweralkenyl, arylloweralkyl, loweralkoxycarbonylaminoloweralkylcarbonyl, arylloweralkoxycarbonylaminoloweralkylcarbonyl, aminoloweralkylcarbonyl, loweralkoxycarbonyl or acyl;R.sub.2 is hydrogen or loweralkyl;R.sub.3 is hydrogen or loweralkyl;X is hydrogen, loweralkyl, halogen; andn is 0 or 1; or a pharmaceutically acceptable acid addition salt thereof.The compounds of this invention are useful in the treatment of memory dysfunctions characterized by a cholinergic deficit such as the type associated with Alzheimer's disease and other memory disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 25, 1993
    Date of Patent: July 12, 1994
    Assignee: Hoechst-Roussel Pharmaceuticals Inc.
    Inventors: Richard C. Effland, Joseph T. Klein, Lawrence L. Martin
  • Patent number: 5296488
    Abstract: This invention relates to 2,3-dihydro-1-(pyridinylamino)-indoles of the formula ##STR1## wherein R.sub.1 is hydrogen, loweralkyl, aryl, arylloweralkyl, alkenyl, alkynyl or heteroarylloweralkyl selected from the group consisting of pyridinylmethyl, pyridinylethyl, thienylmethyl, thienylethyl; R.sub.2 and R.sub.3 are independently hydrogen, loweralkyl, aryl, arylloweralkyl or heteroarylloweralkyl selected from the group consisting of pyridinylmethyl, pyridinylethyl, thienylmethyl, thienylethyl; or R.sub.2 and R.sub.3 together form a cycloalkane ring of 4 to 6 carbons or a spiro-fused aryl or heteroaryl; the term heteroaryl signifying a group selected from pyridine or thiophene; X and Y are independently hydrogen, halogen, hydroxy, loweralkyl, loweralkoxy, nitro, amino or trifluoromethyl; m and n are independently integers of 1 to 3, or a pharmaceutically acceptable acid addition salt thereof or where appropriate, an optical, geometrical or stereoisomer or racemic mixture thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 5, 1992
    Date of Patent: March 22, 1994
    Assignee: Hoechst-Roussel Pharmaceuticals Inc.
    Inventors: Richard C. Effland, David G. Wettlaufer, Joseph T. Klein
  • Patent number: 5268468
    Abstract: Novel 2-(3-phenylpropyl)hydrazines, intermediates in and processes for the preparation thereof, and a method of treating personality disorders utilizing compounds or compositions thereof are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 24, 1993
    Date of Patent: December 7, 1993
    Assignee: Hoechst-Roussel Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
    Inventors: Richard C. Effland, Joseph T. Klein
  • Patent number: 5252581
    Abstract: This application relates to compounds of the formula ##STR1## wherein R.sup.1, R.sup.2, R.sup.3, m and n are as defined in the specification which are useful as modulators of neurotransmitter function such as serotonergic and adrenergic, and as such are useful as antidepressants, anxiolytics, atypical antipsychotics, antiemetics, and for the treatment of personality disorders such as obsessive compulsive disorders. Certain of the compounds are also useful as glycine partial agonists.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 20, 1992
    Date of Patent: October 12, 1993
    Assignee: Hoechst-Roussel Pharmaceuticals Inc.
    Inventors: Richard C. Effland, Joseph T. Klein, Lawrence L. Martin
  • Patent number: 5246947
    Abstract: This invention relates to substituted pyridinylamino-1H-indoles, 1H-indazoles, 2H-indazoles, benzo[b]thiophenes and 1,2-benzisothiazoles of the formula ##STR1## wherein Q is S, N or NR.sub.2 ;Y is CH, N or NR.sub.2 ;R.sub.1 is hydrogen, loweralkyl, loweralkynyl, loweralkenyl, arylloweralkyl, loweralkoxycarbonylaminoloweralkylcarbonyl, arylloweralkoxycarbonylaminoloweralkylcarbonyl, aminoloweralkylcarbonyl, loweralkoxycarbonyl or acyl;R.sub.2 is hydrogen or loweralkyl;R.sub.3 is hydrogen or loweralkyl;X is hydrogen, loweralkyl, halogen; andn is 0 or 1; or a pharmaceutically acceptable acid addition salt thereof.The compounds of this invention are useful in the treatment of memory dysfunctions characterized by a cholinergic deficit such as the type associated with Alzheimer's disease and other memory disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 7, 1992
    Date of Patent: September 21, 1993
    Assignee: Hoechst-Roussel Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
    Inventors: Richard C. Effland, Joseph T. Klein, Lawrence L. Martin
  • Patent number: 5229401
    Abstract: This invention relates to substituted pyridinylamino-1H-indoles, 1H-indazoles, 2H-indazoles, benzo[b]thiophenes and 1,2-benzisothiazoles of the formula ##STR1## wherein Q is S, N or NR.sub.2 ;Y is CH, N or NR.sub.2 ;R.sub.1 is hydrogen, loweralkyl, loweralkynyl, loweralkenyl, arylloweralkyl, loweralkoxycarbonylaminoloweralkylcarbonyl, arylloweralkoxycarbonylaminoloweralkylcarbonyl, aminoloweralkylcarbonyl, loweralkoxycarbonyl or acyl;R.sub.2 is hydrogen or loweralkyl;R.sub.3 is hydrogen or loweralkyl;X is hydrogen, loweralkyl, halogen; andn is 0 or 1; or a pharmaceutically acceptable acid addition salt thereof.The compounds of this invention are useful in the treatment of memory dysfunctions characterized by a cholinergic deficit such as the type associated with Alzhemier's disease and other memory disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 7, 1992
    Date of Patent: July 20, 1993
    Assignee: Hoechst-Roussel Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
    Inventors: Richard C. Effland, Joseph T. Klein, Lawrence L. Martin
  • Patent number: 5229417
    Abstract: Novel 2-(3-phenylpropyl)hydrazines, intermediates in and processes for the preparation thereof, and a method of treating personality disorders utilizing compounds or compositions thereof are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 5, 1991
    Date of Patent: July 20, 1993
    Assignee: Hoechst-Roussel Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
    Inventors: Richard C. Effland, Joseph T. Klein
  • Patent number: 5221682
    Abstract: There are described compounds of the formula ##STR1## where n is 0 or 1;X is O or NR.sub.2, R.sub.2 being hydrogen, loweralkyl or loweralkylcarbonyl;R is hydrogen, loweralkyl, arylloweralkyl or loweralkylcarbonyl; andR.sub.1 is ##STR2## wherein R.sub.3 is hydrogen, loweralkyl or loweralkylcarbonyl; m is 1 or 2; each R.sub.4 is independently hydrogen or loweralkyl; and Y is hydrogen, halogen, loweralkyl, loweralkoxy or trifluoromethyl;which compounds are useful as topical antiinflammatory agents for the treatment of various dematoses.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 3, 1991
    Date of Patent: June 22, 1993
    Assignee: Hoechst-Roussel Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
    Inventors: Richard C. Effland, Joseph T. Klein, Gordon E. Olsen, Larry Davis, Russell R. L. Hamer, Brian S. Freed
  • Patent number: 5202319
    Abstract: There are disclosed various compounds of the formula below, ##STR1## where n is 1 or 2;m is 1 or 2;each X is independently hydrogen or loweralkoxy;Y is hydrogen, halogen or trifluoromethyl;R.sub.1 is hydrogen, loweralkyl, arylloweralkyl, heteroarylloweralkyl, pyridinyl, loweralkylcarbonyl, arylloweralkylcarbonyl, heteroarylloweralkylcarbonyl, trifluoromethylcarbonyl or arylcarbonyl; andR.sub.2 is hydrogen, loweralkyl, loweralkoxycarbonyl, aminoloweralkylcarbonyl, loweralkylaminoloweralkylcarbonyl or diloweralkylaminoloweralkylcarbonyl;which are useful as modulators of neurotransmitter function such as serotonergic and adrenergic, and as such are useful as antidepressants and for the treatment of personality disorders such as obsessive compulsive disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 23, 1991
    Date of Patent: April 13, 1993
    Assignee: Hoechst-Roussel Pharmaceuticals Inc.
    Inventors: Richard C. Effland, Joseph T. Klein
  • Patent number: 5194618
    Abstract: There are disclosed compounds of the formula ##STR1## where n is 0 or 1; R is hydrogen or loweralkyl; R.sub.1 is hydrogen, loweralkyl, halogen, --CH(OH)R.sub.4, --C(OH)R.sub.4 R.sub.5 or --CH.sub.2 OR.sub.5, R.sub.4 being hydrogen, loweralkyl, arylloweralkyl or aryl, R.sub.5 being loweralkyl, aryl or arylloweralkyl, R.sub.6 being hydrogen or loweralkyl and R.sub.7 being hydrogen, loweralkyl or aryl; R.sub.2 is hydrogen, loweralkyl, loweralkenyl, loweralkynyl, --CH.sub.2 CO.sub.2 C.sub.2 H.sub.5, arylloweralkyl, phenyl, nitrophenyl, cyanophenyl, trifluoromethylphenyl, aminophenyl, loweralkanoylaminophenyl, loweralkoxycarbonyl, arylloweralkoxycarbonyl, aryloxycarbonyl, loweralkylaminocarbonyl, arylloweralkylaminocarbonyl, arylaminocarbonyl, alkanoyl, arylloweralkanoyl, aroyl, alkenoyl, alkynoyl, --CH.sub.2 C.tbd.CCH.sub.2 --NR'R", --CH.sub.2 CH=CHCH.sub.2 --NR'R" or --CH.sub.2 CH.sub.2 CH.sub.2 CH.sub.2 --NR'R", R' and R" being independently loweralkyl or --NR'R" taken as a whole being ##STR2## and R.sub.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 23, 1991
    Date of Patent: March 16, 1993
    Assignee: Hoechst-Roussel Pharmaceuticals Inc.
    Inventors: Richard C. Effland, Joseph T. Klein, Kevin J. Kapples
  • Patent number: 5185350
    Abstract: This invention relates to substituted pyridinylamino-1H-indoles, 1H-indazoles, 2H-indazoles, benzo[b]thiophenes and 1,2-benzisothiazoles of the formula ##STR1## wherein Q is S, N or NR.sub.2 ;Y is CH, N or NR.sub.2 ;R.sub.1 is hydrogen, loweralkyl, loweralkynyl, loweralkenyl, arylloweralkyl, loweralkoxycarbonylaminoloweralkylcarbonyl, arylloweralkoxycarbonylaminoloweralkylcarbonyl, aminoloweralkylcarbonyl, loweralkoxycarbonyl or acyl;R.sub.2 is hydrogen or loweralkyl;R.sub.3 is hydrogen or loweralkyl;X is hydrogen, loweralkyl, halogen; andn is 0 or 1; or a pharmaceutically acceptable acid addition salt thereof.The compounds of this invention are useful in the treatment of memory dysfunctions characterized by a cholinergic deficit such as the type associated with Alzheimer's disease and other memory disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 23, 1991
    Date of Patent: February 9, 1993
    Assignee: Hoechst-Roussel Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
    Inventors: Richard C. Effland, Joseph T. Klein, Lawrence L. Martin