Patents by Inventor Kirk Maples

Kirk Maples 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: 20060234981
    Abstract: This invention relates to compounds useful for treating fungal infections, more specifically topical treatment of onychomycosis and/or cutaneous fungal infections. This invention is directed to compounds that are active against fungi and have properties that allow the compound, when placed in contact with a patient, to reach the particular part of the skin, nail, hair, claw or hoof infected by the fungus. In particular the present compounds have physiochemical properties that facilitate penetration of the nail plate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 16, 2006
    Publication date: October 19, 2006
    Applicant: Anacor Pharmaceuticals
    Inventors: Stephen Baker, Tsutomu Akama, Carolyn Bellinger-Kawahara, Vincent Hernandez, Karin Hold, James Leyden, Kirk Maples, Jacob Plattner, Virginia Sanders, Yong-Kang Zhang
  • Publication number: 20060217347
    Abstract: Disclosed are topical formulations, for example, creams, gels, or lotions, of borinic acid antibiotic compounds active against acne vulgaris or secondarily infected skin conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 24, 2006
    Publication date: September 28, 2006
    Inventors: David Perry, Kirk Maples, Meidong Yang
  • Publication number: 20060019927
    Abstract: Compositions and methods of use of borinic acid complexes, especially hydroxyquinoline, imidazole and picolinic acid derivatives, as anti-viral agents as well as therapeutic agents for the treatment of diseases caused by viruses are described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 14, 2005
    Publication date: January 26, 2006
    Inventors: Carolyn Bellinger-Kawahara, Kirk Maples, Jacob Plattner
  • Publication number: 20060014723
    Abstract: Compositions and methods of use of borinic acid complexes, especially hydroxyquinoline, imidazole and picolinic acid derivatives as anti-parasitic agents as well as therapeutic agents for the treatment of diseases caused by parasite are described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 14, 2005
    Publication date: January 19, 2006
    Inventors: Carolyn Bellinger-Kawahara, Kirk Maples
  • Publication number: 20060009422
    Abstract: Methods of treating and/or preventing surface infections, such as acne, in an animal, such as a human being, using antibiotics incorporating borinic acid complexes, especially picolinic acid derivatives, are disclosed, along with compositions of these antibiotics.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 14, 2005
    Publication date: January 12, 2006
    Inventors: David Perry, Kirk Maples, Carolyn Bellinger-Kawahara
  • Publication number: 20050124691
    Abstract: Disclosed are novel ?-aryl-N-alkylnitrone compounds and pharmaceutical compositions containing such compounds. The disclosed compositions are useful as therapeutics for preventing and/or treating neurodegenerative, autoimmune and inflammatory conditions in mammals and as analytical reagents for detecting free radicals.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 5, 2004
    Publication date: June 9, 2005
    Inventors: Judith Kelleher, Kirk Maples, Alina Dykman, Yong-Kang Zhang, Allan Wilcox, Julian Levell
  • Publication number: 20050070503
    Abstract: The structure and preparation of antibiotics incorporating borinic acid complexes are disclosed, especially hydroxyquinoline, imidazole and picolinic acid derivatives, along with compositions of these antibiotics and methods of using the antibiotics and compositions as bactericidal and fungicidal agents as well as therapeutic agents for the treatment of diseases caused by bacteria and fungi.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 14, 2004
    Publication date: March 31, 2005
    Inventors: Ving Lee, Stephen Benkovic, Stephen Baker, Kirk Maples, Tsutomu Akama, Yong-Kang Zhang, Rajeshwar Singh, Vittorio Sauro, Chetan Pandit, Zhuoyi Su, Zhixiang Yang
  • Publication number: 20050054644
    Abstract: Compositions and methods of use of borole derivatives, including benzoxaboroles, benzazaboroles and benzthiaboroles, as therapeutic agents for treatment of diseases caused by bacteria or viruses are disclosed, as well as methods for synthesis of said agents and compositions thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 15, 2004
    Publication date: March 10, 2005
    Inventors: Ving Lee, Jacob Plattner, Stephen Benkovic, Stephen Baker, Kirk Maples, Carolyn Bellinger-Kawahara, Tsutomu Akama, Yong-Kang Zhang, Rajeshwar Singh, Vittorio Sauro