Patents by Inventor Olaf Grassmann

Olaf Grassmann 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: 20210284648
    Abstract: The invention provides processes to manufacture substituted 1-[4-(Pyridin-2-yloxy)-cyclohexyl]-5,6-dihydro-4H-2,3,5,10b-tetraaza-benzo[e]azulenes. Also disclosed are compounds useful as intermediates in the methods of the invention.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 3, 2021
    Publication date: September 16, 2021
    Applicant: Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Benno Rothenhaeusler, Rene Trussardi, Fabienne Hoffmann-Emery, Urs Schwitter, Jean-Michel Adam, Olaf Grassmann, Thomas Hartung, Frederic Ran, Ralph Diodone, Christophe Pfleger, Bjorn Bartels
  • Patent number: 11040977
    Abstract: The invention provides processes to manufacture substituted 1-[4-(Pyridin-2-yloxy)-cyclohexyl]-5,6-dihydro-4H-2,3,5,10b-tetraaza-benzo[e]azulenes. Also disclosed are compounds useful as intermediates in the methods of the invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 4, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 22, 2021
    Assignee: Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Benno Rothenhaeusler, Rene Trussardi, Fabienne Hoffmann-Emery, Urs Schwitter, Jean-Michel Adam, Olaf Grassmann, Thomas Hartung, Frederic Ran, Ralph Diodone, Christophe Pfleger, Bjorn Bartels
  • Publication number: 20200323856
    Abstract: The present invention provides pharmaceutical compositions comprising a compound of formula (I) wherein A, R1, R2 and R3 are as described herein, as well as pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. Further the present invention is concerned with the manufacture of the pharmaceutical compositions comprising a compound of formula (I) and their use as medicaments.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 15, 2019
    Publication date: October 15, 2020
    Applicant: Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Jochem ALSENZ, Olaf GRASSMANN, Peter KUEHL, Friedrich METZGER, Kathleen Dorothy MCCARTHY, Eduardo Paulo Morawski VIANNA, Marvin Lloyd WOODHOUSE
  • Publication number: 20190194210
    Abstract: The invention provides processes to manufacture substituted 1-[4-(Pyridin-2-yloxy)-cyclohexyl]-5,6-dihydro-4H-2,3,5,10b-tetraaza-benzo[e]azulenes. Also disclosed are compounds useful as intermediates in the methods of the invention.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 4, 2019
    Publication date: June 27, 2019
    Applicant: Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Benno Rothenhaeusler, Rene Trussardi, Fabienne Hoffmann-Emery, Urs Schwitter, Jean-Michel Adam, Olaf Grassmann, Thomas Hartung, Frederic Ran, Ralph Diodone, Christophe Pfleger, Bjorn Bartels
  • Patent number: 10246460
    Abstract: The present invention provides processes to manufacture substituted 1-[4-(Pyridin-2-yloxy)-cyclohexyl]-5,6-dihydro-4H-2,3,5,10b-tetraaza-benzo[e]azulenes. Also disclosed are compounds useful as intermediates in the methods of the invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2019
    Assignee: Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Benno Rothenhaeusler, Rene Trussardi, Fabienne Hoffmann-Emery, Urs Schwitter, Jean-Michel Adam, Olaf Grassmann, Thomas Hartung, Frederic Ran, Ralph Diodone, Christophe Pfleger, Bjorn Bartels
  • Publication number: 20180289712
    Abstract: The present invention provides pharmaceutical compositions comprising a compound of formula (I) wherein A, R1, R2 and R3 are as described herein, as well as pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. Further the present invention is concerned with the manufacture of the pharmaceutical compositions comprising a compound of formula (I) and their use as medicaments.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 17, 2018
    Publication date: October 11, 2018
    Applicant: Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Jochem Alsenz, Olaf Grassmann, Peter Kuehl, Friedrich Metzger, Kathleen Dorothy McCarthy, Eduardo Paulo Morawski Vianna, Marvin Lloyd Woodhouse
  • Publication number: 20170281602
    Abstract: The present invention relates to solid forms of (S)-2-methoxy-3-{442-(5-methyl-2-phenyl-oxazol-4-yl)-ethoxyl-benzo[b]thiophen-7-yl}-propionic acid, and of salts of (S)-2-methoxy-3-{4-[2-(5-methyl-2-phenyl-oxazol-4-yl)-ethoxy]-benzo[b]thiophen-7-yl}-propionic acid.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 14, 2017
    Publication date: October 5, 2017
    Applicant: Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Lukas Dreier, Andre Egli, Karsten Faehnrich, Olaf Grassmann, Peter Mohr, Urs Schwitter, Helmut Stahr, Nicole Wyttenbach
  • Patent number: 9562009
    Abstract: The present invention provides processes to manufacture crystalline N-[(3S)-1-[4-[(3-fluorophenyl)methoxy]phenyl]-5-oxo-pyrrolidin-3-yl]acetamide. Also disclosed are compounds useful as intermediates in the methods of the invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 27, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 7, 2017
    Assignee: Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Olaf Grassmann, Stefan Hildbrand, Roland Meier, Michelangelo Scalone, Urs Schwitter, Beat Wirz, Ulrich Zutter
  • Publication number: 20160280712
    Abstract: The present invention provides processes to manufacture substituted 1-[4-(Pyridin-2-yloxy)-cyclohexyl]-5,6-dihydro-4H-2,3,5,10b-tetraaza-benzo[e]azulenes. Also disclosed are compounds useful as intermediates in the methods of the invention.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 3, 2016
    Publication date: September 29, 2016
    Applicant: Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Benno Rothenhaeusler, Rene Trussardi, Fabienne Hoffmann-Emery, Urs Schwitter, Jean-Michel Adam, Olaf Grassmann, Thomas Hartung, Frederic Ran, Ralph Diodone, Christophe Pfleger, Bjorn Bartels
  • Publication number: 20160237032
    Abstract: The present invention provides processes to manufacture crystalline N-[(3S)-1-[4-[(3-fluorophenyl)methoxy]phenyl]-5-oxo-pyrrolidin-3-yl]acetamide. Also disclosed are compounds useful as intermediates in the methods of the invention.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 27, 2016
    Publication date: August 18, 2016
    Applicant: Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Olaf Grassmann, Stefan Hildbrand, Roland Meier, Michelangelo Scalone, Urs Schwitter, Beat Wirz, Ulrich Zutter
  • Patent number: 8975397
    Abstract: The instant invention relates to novel solid forms of the compound of formula (I) as well as solvates, inclusion complexes with other suitable compounds, processes for their manufacture, pharmaceutical compositions containing these solid forms, and their use as pharmaceuticals.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 4, 2014
    Date of Patent: March 10, 2015
    Assignee: Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Pascal Dott, Olaf Grassmann, Michael Kammerer, Joachim Manns, Urs Schwitter, Andrew Thomas, Nicole Wyttenbach
  • Publication number: 20140329806
    Abstract: The instant invention relates to novel solid forms of the compound of formula (I) as well as solvates, inclusion complexes with other suitable compounds, processes for their manufacture, pharmaceutical compositions containing these solid forms, and their use as pharmaceuticals.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 4, 2014
    Publication date: November 6, 2014
    Applicant: Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Pascal Dott, Olaf Grassmann, Michael Kammerer, Joachim Manns, Urs Schwitter, Andrew Thomas, Nicole Wyttenbach
  • Patent number: 8785435
    Abstract: The instant invention relates to novel solid forms of the compound of formula (I) as well as solvates, inclusion complexes with other suitable compounds, processes for their manufacture, pharmaceutical compositions containing these solid forms, and their use as pharmaceuticals.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 12, 2012
    Date of Patent: July 22, 2014
    Assignee: Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Pascal Dott, Olaf Grassmann, Michael Kammerer, Joachim Manns, Urs Schwitter, Andrew Thomas, Nicole Wyttenbach
  • Patent number: 8334319
    Abstract: The present invention relates to polymorphic forms of (3R,4R,5S)-5-amino-4-acetylamino-3-(1-ethyl-propoxy)-cyclohex-1-ene-carboxylic acid ethyl ester phosphate, which is a potent inhibitor of viral neuraminidase.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2008
    Date of Patent: December 18, 2012
    Assignee: Roche Palo Alto LLC
    Inventors: Pierre Goldbach, Olaf Grassmann, Ines Sauer
  • Patent number: 8329912
    Abstract: The present invention relates to mono-sulfate and hemi-sulfate salts of 2-Chloro-4-[1-(4-fluoro-phenyl)-2,5-dimethyl-1H-imidazol-4-ylethynyl]-pyridine, to crystalline and amorphous forms thereof and to their use in pharmaceutical formulations.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 14, 2011
    Date of Patent: December 11, 2012
    Assignee: Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Thomas Cleary, Alexander Glomme, Olaf Grassmann, Shan-Ming Kuang, Roland Meier, Doreen Miller, Regina Moog, Franziska E. Rohrer, Jason Yang
  • Publication number: 20120309969
    Abstract: The present invention relates to four distinct crystalline forms and to an amorphous form of [4-(3-Fluoro-5-trifluoromethyl-pyridin-2-yl)-piperazin-1-yl]-[5-methanesulfonyl-2-((S)-2,2,2-trifluoro-1-methyl-ethoxy)-phenyl]-methanone, and to their use in the preparation of pharmaceutical compositions. The compounds of present invention are suitable for the treatment of psychoses, pain, neurodegenerative disfunction in memory and learning, schizophrenia, dementia and other diseases in which cognitive processes are impaired, such as attention deficit disorders or Alzheimer's disease.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 13, 2012
    Publication date: December 6, 2012
    Inventors: André Bubendorf, Annette Deynet-Vucenovic, Ralph Diodone, Olaf Grassmann, Kai Lindenstruth, Emmanuel Pinard, Franziska E. Rohrer, Urs Schwitter
  • Publication number: 20120035222
    Abstract: The present invention relates to mono-sulfate and hemi-sulfate salts of 2-Chloro-4-[1-(4-fluoro-phenyl)-2,5-dimethyl-1H-imidazol-4-ylethynyl]-pyridine, to crystalline and amorphous forms thereof and to their use in pharmaceutical formulations.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 14, 2011
    Publication date: February 9, 2012
    Inventors: Thomas Cleary, Alexander Glomme, Olaf Grassmann, Shan-Ming Kuang, Roland Meier, Doreen Miller, Regina Moog, Franziska E. Rohrer, Jason Yang
  • Publication number: 20110295007
    Abstract: The present invention relates to four distinct crystalline forms and to an amorphous form of [4-(3-Fluoro-5-trifluoromethyl-pyridin-2-yl)-piperazin-1-yl]-[5-methanesulfonyl-2-((S)-2,2,2-trifluoro-1-methyl-ethoxy)-phenyl]-methanone, and to their use in the preparation of pharmaceutical compositions. The compounds of present invention are suitable for the treatment of psychoses, pain, neurodegenerative disfunction in memory and learning, schizophrenia, dementia and other diseases in which cognitive processes are impaired, such as attention deficit disorders or Alzheimer's disease.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 22, 2011
    Publication date: December 1, 2011
    Inventors: Andre Bubendorf, Annette Deynet-Vucenovic, Ralph Diodone, Olaf Grassmann, Kai Lindenstruth, Emmanuel Pinard, Franziska E. Rohrer, Urs Schwitter
  • Patent number: 8063076
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the mono-sulfate salt, crystalline forms A and B of the mono-sulfate salt, an amorphous form of the mono-sulfate salt, hemi-sulfate salts, and a crystalline form A of the hemi-sulfate salt of the compound 2-chloro-4-[1-(4-fluoro-phenyl)-2,5-dimethyl-1H-imidazol-4-ylethynyl]-pyridine.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 17, 2007
    Date of Patent: November 22, 2011
    Assignee: Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Thomas Cleary, Alexander Glomme, Olaf Grassmann, Shan-Ming Kuang, Roland Meier, Doreen Miller, Regina Moog, Franziska E. Rohrer, Jason Yang
  • Patent number: 8039473
    Abstract: The present invention relates to four distinct crystalline forms and to an amorphous form of [4-(3-Fluoro-5-trifluoromethyl-pyridin-2-yl)-piperazin-1-yl]-[5-methanesulfonyl-2-((S)-2,2,2-trifluoro-1-methyl-ethoxy)-phenyl]-methanone, and to their use in the preparation of pharmaceutical compositions. The compounds of present invention are suitable for the treatment of psychoses, pain, neurodegenerative disfunction in memory and learning, schizophrenia, dementia and other diseases in which cognitive processes are impaired, such as attention deficit disorders or Alzheimer's disease.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 22, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 18, 2011
    Assignee: Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Andre Bubendorf, Annette Deynet-Vucenovic, Ralph Diodone, Olaf Grassmann, Kai Lindenstruth, Emmanuel Pinard, Franziska E. Rohrer, Urs Schwitter