Patents by Inventor Steven K. White

Steven K. White 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: 20180215778
    Abstract: The invention relates to a 17?-alkynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol compound essentially free of steroid side-product lacking an oxygen substituent at position 7 and processes for preparing the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 27, 2018
    Publication date: August 2, 2018
    Inventors: Steven K. White, Yu Ge, Yujin Huang
  • Publication number: 20180208623
    Abstract: Described herein are solid state 17?-ethynylandrost-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol including amorphous and crystalline forms and specific polymorphic forms thereof, and use of solid state 17?-ethynylandrost-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol in treating numerous diseases and disorders, including hyperglycemic conditions, such as type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome, autoimmune conditions, such as rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis and type 1 diabetes, among other inflammation related conditions, and neurodegenerative conditions in subjects or human patients.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 21, 2017
    Publication date: July 26, 2018
    Inventors: Steven K. White, Igor Ivanisevic, Kyle Stephens, Mark Andres, Brenton Skylar Wolfe
  • Patent number: 9994608
    Abstract: The invention relates to processes for preparing 17-alkynyl-7-hydroxy-steroids, such as 17-Ethynyl-10R,13S-dimethyl 2,3,4,7,8R,9S,10,11,12,13,14S,15,16,17-hexadecahydro-1H-cyclopenta[a]phenanthrene-3R,7R,17S-triol (also referred to as 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol), that are essentially free of process impurities having binding activity at nuclear estrogen receptors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 12, 2018
    Assignee: NeurMedix, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven K. White, Yu Ge, Yujin Huang
  • Publication number: 20180079775
    Abstract: The invention relates to processes for preparing 17-alkynyl-7-hydroxy-steroids, such as 17-Ethynyl-10R,13S-dimethyl 2,3,4,7,8R,9S, 10,11,12,13,14S,15,16,17-hexadecahydro-1H-cyclopenta[a]phenanthrene-3R,7R,17S-triol (also referred to as 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?, 7?, 17?-triol), that are essentially free of process impurities having binding activity at nuclear estrogen receptors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 19, 2015
    Publication date: March 22, 2018
    Inventors: Steven K. White, Yu Ge, Yujin Huang
  • Patent number: 9877972
    Abstract: The invention provides and describes solid state 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?, 7?,17?-triol including amorphous and crystalline forms and specific polymorphic forms thereof. Anhydrates and solvates of 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?, 7?,17?-triol include Form I anhydrate and Form IV and Form V solvates. The invention further relates to solid and suspension formulations containing 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol in a described solid state form and use of the formulations to treat hyperglycemic conditions, such as type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome, and autoimmune conditions, such as rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis and type 1 diabetes, among other inflammation related conditions in subjects or human patients. The invention also relates to methods to make liquid formulations from solid state forms of 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?, 7?,17?-triol and uses of such formulations in treating the described conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 14, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 30, 2018
    Assignee: NeurMedix, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven K White, Igor Ivanisevic, Kyle Stephens, Mark Andres, Brenton Skylar Wolfe
  • Patent number: 9850271
    Abstract: The invention provides and describes solid state 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol including amorphous and crystalline forms and specific polymorphic forms thereof. Anhydrates and solvates of 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol include Form I anhydrate and Form IV and Form V solvates. The invention further relates to solid and suspension formulations containing 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol in a described solid state form and use of the formulations to treat hyperglycemic conditions, such as type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome, and autoimmune conditions, such as rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis and type 1 diabetes, among other inflammation related conditions in subjects or human patients. The invention also relates to methods to make liquid formulations from solid state forms of 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol and uses of such formulations in treating the described conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 26, 2017
    Assignee: NeurMedix, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven K White, Igor Ivanisevic, Kyle Stephens, Mark Andres, Brenton Skylar Wolfe
  • Patent number: 9802976
    Abstract: The invention relates to processes for preparing 17-alkynyl-7-hydroxy-steroids, such as 17-Ethynyl-10R,13S-dimethyl 2,3,4,7,8R,9S,10,11,12,13,14S,15,16,17-hexadecahydro-1H-cyclopenta[a]phenanthrene-3R,7R,17S-triol (also referred to as 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol), that are essentially free of process impurities having binding activity at nuclear estrogen receptors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 31, 2017
    Assignee: NeurMedix, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven K. White, Yu Ge, Yujin Huang
  • Publication number: 20170152281
    Abstract: The invention provides and describes solid state 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol including amorphous and crystalline forms and specific polymorphic forms thereof. Anhydrates and solvates of 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol include Form I anhydrate and Form IV and Form V solvates. The invention further relates to solid and suspension formulations containing 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol in a described solid state form and use of the formulations to treat hyperglycemic conditions, such as type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome, and autoimmune conditions, such as rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis and type 1 diabetes, among other inflammation related conditions in subjects or human patients. The invention also relates to methods to make liquid formulations from solid state forms of 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol and uses of such formulations in treating the described conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 10, 2016
    Publication date: June 1, 2017
    Applicant: NeurMedix, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven K. White, Igor Ivanisevic, Kyle Stephens, Mark Andres, Brenton Skylar Wolfe
  • Patent number: 9555046
    Abstract: The invention provides and describes solid state 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol including amorphous and crystalline forms and specific polymorphic forms thereof. Anhydrates and solvates of 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol include Form I anhydrate and Form IV and Form V solvates. The invention further relates to solid and suspension formulations containing 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol in a described solid state form and use of the formulations to treat hyperglycemic conditions, such as type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome, and autoimmune conditions, such as rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis and type 1 diabetes, among other inflammation related conditions in subjects or human patients. The invention also relates to methods to make liquid formulations from solid state forms of 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol and uses of such formulations in treating the described conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 14, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 31, 2017
    Assignee: NEURMEDIX, INC.
    Inventors: Steven K White, Igor Ivanisevic, Kyle Stephens, Mark Andres, Brenton Skylar Wolfe
  • Publication number: 20160175322
    Abstract: The invention provides and describes solid state 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol including amorphous and crystalline forms and specific polymorphic forms thereof. Anhydrates and solvates of 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol include Form I anhydrate and Form IV and Form V solvates. The invention further relates to solid and suspension formulations containing 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol in a described solid state form and use of the formulations to treat hyperglycemic conditions, such as type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome, and autoimmune conditions, such as rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis and type 1 diabetes, among other inflammation related conditions in subjects or human patients. The invention also relates to methods to make liquid formulations from solid state forms of 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol and uses of such formulations in treating the described conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 14, 2014
    Publication date: June 23, 2016
    Applicant: Harbor Therapeutics, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven K. White, Igor Ivanisevic, Kyle Stephens, Mark Andres, Brenton Skylar Wolfe
  • Patent number: 9314471
    Abstract: The invention provides and describes solid state 17?-ethynyl-5?-androstane-3?,17?-diol including amorphous and crystalline forms and specific polymorphic forms thereof. Anhydrates and solvates of 17?-ethynyl-5?-androstane-3?,17?-diol include Form III anhydrate and Form I solvate. The invention further relates to solid and suspension formulations containing 17?-ethynyl-5?-androstane-3?,17?-diol in a described solid state form and use of the formulations to treat cancers or precancers such as prostate cancer or breast cancer in subjects or human patients. The invention also relates to methods to make liquid formulations from solid state forms of 17?-ethynyl-5?-androstane-3?,17?-diol and uses of such formulations in treating the described conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 17, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 19, 2016
    Assignee: NEURMEDIX, INC.
    Inventors: Steven K. White, Erin E. Jansen, Keith Lorimer, Brenton Skylar Wolfe
  • Publication number: 20160083415
    Abstract: The invention provides and describes solid state 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol including amorphous and crystalline forms and specific polymorphic forms thereof. Anhydrates and solvates of 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol include Form I anhydrate and Form IV and Form V solvates. The invention further relates to solid and suspension formulations containing 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol in a described solid state form and use of the formulations to treat hyperglycemic conditions, such as type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome, and autoimmune conditions, such as rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis and type 1 diabetes, among other inflammation related conditions in subjects or human patients. The invention also relates to methods to make liquid formulations from solid state forms of 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol and uses of such formulations in treating the described conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 14, 2014
    Publication date: March 24, 2016
    Applicant: Harbor Therapeutics, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven K. White, Igor Ivanisevic, Kyle Stephens, Mark Andres, Brenton Skylar Wolfe
  • Publication number: 20160045516
    Abstract: The invention provides and describes solid state 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol including amorphous and crystalline forms and specific polymorphic forms thereof. Anhydrates and solvates of 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol include Form I anhydrate and Form IV and Form V solvates. The invention further relates to solid and suspension formulations containing 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol in a described solid state form and use of the formulations to treat hyperglycemic conditions, such as type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome, and autoimmune conditions, such as rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis and type 1 diabetes, among other inflammation related conditions in subjects or human patients. The invention also relates to methods to make liquid formulations from solid state forms of 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol and uses of such formulations in treating the described conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 14, 2014
    Publication date: February 18, 2016
    Applicant: Harbor Therapeutics, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven K. White, Igor Ivanisevic, Kyle Stephens, Mark Andres, Brenton Skylar Wolfe
  • Publication number: 20160039863
    Abstract: The invention relates to processes for preparing 17-alkynyl-7-hydroxy-steroids, such as 17-Ethynyl-10R,13S-dimethyl 2,3,4,7,8R,9S, 10,11,12,13,14S,15,16,17-hexadecahydro-1H-cyclopenta[a]phenanthrene-3R,7R,17S-triol (also referred to as 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?, 7?, 17?-triol), that are essentially free of process impurities having binding activity at nuclear estrogen receptors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 19, 2015
    Publication date: February 11, 2016
    Inventors: Steven K. White, Yu Ge, Yugin Huang
  • Patent number: 9163059
    Abstract: The invention relates to processes for preparing 17-alkynyl-7-hydroxy-steroids, such as 17-Ethynyl-10R,13S-dimethyl 2,3,4,7,8R,9S,10,11,12,13,14S,15,16,17-hexadecahydro-1H-cyclopenta[a]phenanthrene-3R,7R,17S-triol (also referred to as 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol), that are essentially free of process impurities having binding activity at nuclear estrogen receptors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 30, 2012
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2015
    Assignee: NEURMEDIX INC.
    Inventors: Steven K. White, Yu Ge, Yujin Huang
  • Publication number: 20130345455
    Abstract: The invention provides and describes solid state 17?-ethynyl-5?-androstane-3?,17?-diol including amorphous and crystalline forms and specific polymorphic forms thereof. Anhydrates and solvates of 17?-ethynyl-5?-androstane-3?,17?-diol include Form III anhydrate and Form I solvate. The invention further relates to solid and suspension formulations containing 17?-ethynyl-5?-androstane-3?,17?-diol in a described solid state form and use of the formulations to treat cancers or precancers such as prostate cancer or breast cancer in subjects or human patients. The invention also relates to methods to make liquid formulations from solid state forms of 17?-ethynyl-5?-androstane-3?,17?-diol and uses of such formulations in treating the described conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 17, 2013
    Publication date: December 26, 2013
    Inventors: Steven K. White, Erin E. Jansen, Keith Lorimer, Brenton Skylar Wolfe
  • Publication number: 20130345184
    Abstract: The invention provides and describes solid state 17?-ethynyl-5?-androstane-3?,17?-diol including amorphous and crystalline forms and specific polymorphic forms thereof. Anhydrates and solvates of 17?-ethynyl-5?-androstane-3?,17?-diol include Form III anhydrate and Form I solvate. The invention further relates to solid and suspension formulations containing 17?-ethynyl-5?-androstane-3?,17?-diol in a described solid state form and use of the formulations to treat cancers or precancers such as prostate cancer or breast cancer in subjects or human patients. The invention also relates to methods to make liquid formulations from solid state forms of 17?-ethynyl-5?-androstane-3?,17?-diol and uses of such formulations in treating the described conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 17, 2013
    Publication date: December 26, 2013
    Inventors: Steven K. White, Erin E. Jansen, Keith Lorimer, Brenton Skylar Wolfe
  • Publication number: 20130338125
    Abstract: The invention provides and describes solid state 17?-ethynyl-5?-androstane-3?,17?-diol including amorphous and crystalline forms and specific polymorphic forms thereof. Anhydrates and solvates of 17?-ethynyl-5?-androstane-3?,17?-diol include Form III anhydrate and Form I solvate. The invention further relates to solid and suspension formulations containing 17?-ethynyl-5?-androstane-3?,17?-diol in a described solid state form and use of the formulations to treat cancers or precancers such as prostate cancer or breast cancer in subjects or human patients. The invention also relates to methods to make liquid formulations from solid state forms of 17?-ethynyl-5?-androstane-3?,17?-diol and uses of such formulations in treating the described conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 17, 2013
    Publication date: December 19, 2013
    Inventors: Steven K. White, Dwight Stickney
  • Publication number: 20130066087
    Abstract: The invention relates to processes for preparing 17-alkynyl-7-hydroxy-steroids, such as 17-Ethynyl-10R,13S-dimethyl 2,3,4,7,8R,9S,10,11,12,13,14S,15,16,17-hexadecahydro-1H-cyclopenta[a]phenanthrene-3R,7R,17S-triol (also referred to as 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol), that are essentially free of process impurities having binding activity at nuclear estrogen receptors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 30, 2012
    Publication date: March 14, 2013
    Applicant: Harbor Therapeutics, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven K. White, Yu Ge, Yujin Huang
  • Publication number: 20120302537
    Abstract: The invention provides and describes solid state 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol including amorphous and crystalline forms and specific polymorphic forms thereof. Anhydrates and solvates of 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol include Form I anhydrate and Form IV and Form V solvates. The invention further relates to solid and suspension formulations containing 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol in a described solid state form and use of the formulations to treat hyperglycemic conditions, such as type 2 diabetes and metabolic syndrome, and autoimmune conditions, such as rheumatoid arthritis, ulcerative colitis and type 1 diabetes, among other inflammation related conditions in subjects or human patients. The invention also relates to methods to make liquid formulations from solid state forms of 17?-ethynyl-androst-5-ene-3?,7?,17?-triol and uses of such formulations in treating the described conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 1, 2012
    Publication date: November 29, 2012
    Applicant: Harbor Therapeutics, Inc.
    Inventors: Steven K. White, Igor Ivanisevic, Kyle Stephens, Mark Andres, Brenton Skylar Wolfe