Patents by Inventor Tawfik Gharbaoui

Tawfik Gharbaoui 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: 10787437
    Abstract: The present invention relates to processes for preparing pyrazole derivatives of Formula (I) and salts and pharmaceutical compositions of the salts thereof, useful as modulators of 5-HT2A serotonin receptor activity. The present invention also relates to intermediates used in the processes, and their preparation. The present invention also relates to salts of compounds of Formula (I) and pharmaceutical compositions thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 25, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 29, 2020
    Assignee: ARENA PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Ashwin M. Krishnan, Tawfik Gharbaoui
  • Publication number: 20190023691
    Abstract: The present invention relates to processes for preparing pyrazole derivatives of Formula (I) and salts and pharmaceutical compositions of the salts thereof, useful as modulators of 5-HT2A serotonin receptor activity. The present invention also relates to intermediates used in the processes, and their preparation. The present invention also relates to salts of compounds of Formula (I) and pharmaceutical compositions thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 25, 2018
    Publication date: January 24, 2019
    Inventors: Ashwin M. KRISHNAN, Tawfik GHARBAOUI
  • Patent number: 10059691
    Abstract: The present invention relates to processes for preparing pyrazole derivatives of Formula (I) and salts and pharmaceutical compositions of the salts thereof, useful as modulators of 5-HT2A serotonin receptor activity. The present invention also relates to intermediates used in the processes, and their preparation. The present invention also relates to salts of compounds of Formula (I) and pharmaceutical compositions thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 28, 2018
    Assignee: Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Ashwin M. Krishnan, Tawfik Gharbaoui
  • Publication number: 20180186748
    Abstract: The present invention relates to processes for preparing phenyl-pyrazoles of Formula (I) and salts and pharmaceutical compositions thereof, useful as modulators of 5-HT2A serotonin receptor activity. The present invention also relates to intermediates used in the processes, and their preparation. The present invention also relates to crystalline forms of 5-HT2A serotonin receptor modulators, compositions thereof and methods of using the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 11, 2017
    Publication date: July 5, 2018
    Inventors: Tawfik Gharbaoui, Dipanjan Sengupta, Ashwin M. Krishnan, Nainesh Shah, Ryan M. Hart, Mark Macias, Edward A. Lally
  • Patent number: 9783502
    Abstract: The present invention relates to processes for preparing phenyl-pyrazoles of Formula (I) and salts and pharmaceutical compositions thereof, useful as modulators of 5-HT2A serotonin receptor activity. The present invention also relates to intermediates used in the processes, and their preparation. The present invention also relates to crystalline forms of 5-HT2A serotonin receptor modulators, compositions thereof and methods of using the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 23, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 10, 2017
    Assignee: Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Tawfik Gharbaoui, Dipanjan Sengupta, Ashwin Krishnan, Nainesh Shah, Ryan M. Hart, Mark Macias, Edward A. Lally
  • Publication number: 20170159088
    Abstract: The present invention relates to processes and intermediates useful in the preparation of (R)-2-(7-(4-cyclopentyl-3-(trifluoromethyl)benzyloxy)-1,2,3,4-tetrahydrocyclopenta[b]indol-3-yl)acetic acid of Formula (Ia) and salts thereof, an S1P1 receptor modulator that is useful in the treatment of S1P1 receptor-associated disorders, for example, diseases and disorders mediated by lymphocytes, transplant rejection, autoimmune diseases and disorders, inflammatory diseases and disorders (e.g., acute and chronic inflammatory conditions), cancer, and conditions characterized by an underlying defect in vascular integrity or that are associated with angiogenesis such as may be pathologic (e.g., as may occur in inflammation, tumor development and atherosclerosis).
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 16, 2016
    Publication date: June 8, 2017
    Inventors: Antonio Garrido Montalban, Daniel J. Buzard, John A. DeMattei, Tawfik Gharbaoui, Stephen R. Johannsen, Ashwin M. Krishnan, Young Mi Kuhlman, You-An Ma, Michael John Martinelli, Suzanne Michiko Sato, Dipanjan Sengupta
  • Publication number: 20170137408
    Abstract: The present invention relates to processes for preparing pyrazole derivatives of Formula (I) and salts and pharmaceutical compositions of the salts thereof, useful as modulators of 5-HT2A serotonin receptor activity. The present invention also relates to intermediates used in the processes, and their preparation. The present invention also relates to salts of compounds of Formula (I) and pharmaceutical compositions thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 9, 2017
    Publication date: May 18, 2017
    Inventors: Ashwin M. Krishnan, Tawfik Gharbaoui
  • Patent number: 9556149
    Abstract: The present invention relates to processes for preparing pyrazole derivatives of Formula (I) and salts and pharmaceutical compositions of the salts thereof, useful as modulators of 5-HT2A serotonin receptor activity. The present invention also relates to intermediates used in the processes, and their preparation. The present invention also relates to salts of compounds of Formula (I) and pharmaceutical compositions thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 24, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 31, 2017
    Assignee: Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Ashwin M. Krishnan, Tawfik Gharbaoui
  • Publication number: 20160272591
    Abstract: The present invention relates to processes for preparing phenyl-pyrazoles of Formula (I) and salts and pharmaceutical compositions thereof, useful as modulators of 5-HT2A serotonin receptor activity. The present invention also relates to intermediates used in the processes, and their preparation. The present invention also relates to crystalline forms of 5-HT2A serotonin receptor modulators, compositions thereof and methods of using the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 23, 2015
    Publication date: September 22, 2016
    Inventors: Tawfik Gharbaoui, Dipanjan Sengupta, Ashwin Krishnan, Nainesh Shah, Ryan M. Hart, Mark Macias, Edward A. Lally
  • Patent number: 9447041
    Abstract: The present invention relates to processes and intermediates useful in the preparation of (R)-2-(7-(4-cyclopentyl-3-(trifluromethyl)benzyloxy)-1,2,3,4-tetrahydrocyclopenta[b]indol-3-yl)acetic acid of Formula (I) and salts thereof, an S1P1 receptor modulator that is useful in the treatment of S1P1 receptor-associated disorders, for example, diseases and disorders mediated by lymphocytes, transplant rejection, autoimmune diseases and disorders, inflammatory diseases and disorders (e.g., acute and chronic inflammatory conditions), cancer, and conditions characterized by an underlying defect in vascular integrity or that are associated with angiogenesis such as may be pathologic (e.g., as may occur in inflammation, tumor development and atherosclerosis).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 20, 2016
    Assignee: Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Antonio Garrido Montalban, Daniel J. Buzard, John A. DeMattei, Tawfik Gharbaoui, Stephen R. Johannsen, Ashwin M. Krishnan, Young Mi Kuhlman, You-An Ma, Michael John Martinelli, Suzanne Michiko Sato, Dipanjan Sengupta
  • Publication number: 20160016904
    Abstract: The present invention relates to processes and intermediates useful in the preparation of (R)-2-(7-(4-cyclopentyl-3-(trifluromethyl)benzyloxy)-1,2,3,4-tetrahydrocyclopenta[b]indol-3-yl)acetic acid of Formula (I) and salts thereof, an S1P1 receptor modulator that is useful in the treatment of S1P1 receptor-associated disorders, for example, diseases and disorders mediated by lymphocytes, transplant rejection, autoimmune diseases and disorders, inflammatory diseases and disorders (e.g., acute and chronic inflammatory conditions), cancer, and conditions characterized by an underlying defect in vascular integrity or that are associated with angiogenesis such as may be pathologic (e.g., as may occur in inflammation, tumor development and atherosclerosis).
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 30, 2015
    Publication date: January 21, 2016
    Applicant: ARENA PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Antonio Garrido Montalban, Daniel J. Buzard, John A. DeMattei, Tawfik Gharbaoui, Stephen R. Johannsen, Ashwin M. Krishnan, Young Mi Kuhlman, You-An Ma, Michael John Martinelli, Suzanne Michiko Sato, Dipanjan Sengupta
  • Patent number: 9199940
    Abstract: The present invention relates to processes for preparing phenyl-pyrazoles of Formula (I) and salts and pharmaceutical compositions thereof, useful as modulators of 5-HT2A serotonin receptor activity. The present invention also relates to intermediates used in the processes, and their preparation. The present invention also relates to crystalline forms of 5-HT2A serotonin receptor modulators, compositions thereof and methods of using the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 3, 2013
    Date of Patent: December 1, 2015
    Assignee: Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Tawfik Gharbaoui, Dipanjan Sengupta, Ashwin M. Krishnan, Nainesh Shah, Ryan M. Hart, Mark Macias, Edward A. Lally
  • Patent number: 9175320
    Abstract: The present invention relates to processes and intermediates useful in the preparation of (R)-2-(7-(4-cyclopentyl-3-(trifluoromethyl)benzyloxy)-1,2,3,4-tetrahydrocyclopenta[b]indol-3-yl)acetic acid of Formula (Ia) and salts thereof, an S1P1 receptor modulator that is useful in the treatment of S1P1 receptor-associated disorders, for example, diseases and disorders mediated by lymphocytes, transplant rejection, autoimmune diseases and disorders, inflammatory diseases and disorders (e.g., acute and chronic inflammatory conditions), cancer, and conditions characterized by an underlying defect in vascular integrity or that are associated with angiogenesis such as may be pathologic (e.g., as may occur in inflammation, tumor development and atherosclerosis).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 20, 2014
    Date of Patent: November 3, 2015
    Assignee: Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Antonio Garrido Montalban, Daniel J. Buzard, John A. DeMattei, Tawfik Gharbaoui, Stephen R. Johannsen, Ashwin M. Krishnan, Young Mi Kuhlman, You-An Ma, Michael John Martinelli, Suzanne Michiko Sato, Dipanjan Sengupta
  • Publication number: 20150284399
    Abstract: The present invention relates to salts, processes, and process intermediates useful in the preparation of (R)-2-(9-chloro-7-(4-isopropoxy-3-(trifluoromethyl)benzyloxy)-2,3-dihydro-1H-pyrrolo[1,2-a]indol-1-yl)acetic acid of Formula (Ia), salts, and crystalline forms thereof. The compound (R)-2-(9-chloro-7-(4-isopropoxy-3-(trifluoromethyl)benzyloxy)-2,3-dihydro-1H-pyrrolo[1,2-a]indol-1-yl)acetic acid has been identified as an S1P1 receptor modulator that is useful in the treatment of S1P1 receptor-associated disorders, for example, diseases and disorders mediated by lymphocytes, transplant rejection, autoimmune diseases and disorders, inflammatory diseases and disorders (e.g., acute and chronic inflammatory conditions), cancer, and conditions characterized by an underlying defect in vascular integrity or that are associated with angiogenesis such as may be pathologic (e.g., as may occur in inflammation, tumor development, and atherosclerosis).
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 15, 2015
    Publication date: October 8, 2015
    Applicant: ARENA PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Robert M. Jones, Daniel J. Buzard, Tawfik Gharbaoui, Benjamin R. Johnson, Michelle Kasem, Thomas O. Schrader, Scott Stirn
  • Patent number: 9085581
    Abstract: The present invention relates to salts, processes, and process intermediates useful in the preparation of (R)-2-(9-chloro -7-(4-isopropoxy-3-(trifluoromethyl)benzyloxy)-2,3-dihydro-1H-pyrrolo[1,2-a]indol-1-yl)acetic acid of Formula (Ia), salts, and crystalline forms thereof. The compound (R)-2-(9-chloro-7-(4-isopropoxy-3-(trifluoromethyl)benzyloxy)-2,3-dihydro-1H-pyrrolo[1,2-a]indol-1-yl)acetic acid has been identified as an S1P1 receptor modulator that is useful in the treatment of S1P1 receptor-associated disorders, for example, diseases and disorders mediated by lymphocytes, transplant rejection, autoimmune diseases and disorders, inflammatory diseases and disorders (e.g., acute and chronic inflammatory conditions), cancer, and conditions characterized by an underlying defect in vascular integrity or that are associated with angiogenesis such as may be pathologic (e.g., as may occur in inflammation, tumor development, and atherosclerosis).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 2, 2011
    Date of Patent: July 21, 2015
    Assignee: Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Robert M. Jones, Daniel J. Buzard, Tawfik Gharbaoui, Benjamin R. Johnson, Michelle Kasem, Thomas O. Schrader, Scott Stirn
  • Publication number: 20150045372
    Abstract: The present invention relates to processes for preparing pyrazole derivatives of Formula (I) and salts and pharmaceutical compositions of the salts thereof, useful as modulators of 5-HT2A serotonin receptor activity. The present invention also relates to intermediates used in the processes, and their preparation. The present invention also relates to salts of compounds of Formula (I) and pharmaceutical compositions thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 24, 2014
    Publication date: February 12, 2015
    Inventors: Ashwin M. Krishnan, Tawfik Gharbaoui
  • Publication number: 20140357690
    Abstract: The present invention relates to processes and intermediates useful in the preparation of (R)-2-(7-(4-cyclopentyl-3-(trifluoromethyl)benzyloxy)-1,2,3,4-tetrahydrocyclopenta[b]indol-3-yl)acetic acid of Formula (Ia) and salts thereof, an S1P1 receptor modulator that is useful in the treatment of S1P1 receptor-associated disorders, for example, diseases and disorders mediated by lymphocytes, transplant rejection, autoimmune diseases and disorders, inflammatory diseases and disorders (e.g., acute and chronic inflammatory conditions), cancer, and conditions characterized by an underlying defect in vascular integrity or that are associated with angiogenesis such as may be pathologic (e.g., as may occur in inflammation, tumor development and atherosclerosis).
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 20, 2014
    Publication date: December 4, 2014
    Applicant: ARENA PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Antonio Garrido Montalban, Daniel J. Buzard, John A. DeMattei, Tawfik Gharbaoui, Stephen R. Johannsen, Ashwin M. Krishnan, Young Mi Kuhlman, You-An Ma, Michael John Martinelli, Suzanne Michiko Sato, Dipanjan Sengupta
  • Patent number: 8853419
    Abstract: The present invention relates to processes and intermediates useful in the preparation of (R)-2-(7-(4-cyclopentyl-3-(trifluoromethyl)benzyloxy)-1,2,3,4-tetrahydrocyclopenta[b]indol-3-yl)acetic acid of Formula (Ia) and salts thereof, an S1P1 receptor modulator that is useful in the treatment of S1P1 receptor-associated disorders, for example, diseases and disorders mediated by lymphocytes, transplant rejection, autoimmune diseases and disorders, inflammatory diseases and disorders (e.g., acute and chronic inflammatory conditions), cancer, and conditions characterized by an underlying defect in vascular integrity or that are associated with angiogenesis such as may be pathologic (e.g., as may occur in inflammation, tumor development and atherosclerosis).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 27, 2011
    Date of Patent: October 7, 2014
    Assignee: Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Antonio Garrido Montalban, Daniel J. Buzard, John A. DeMattei, Tawfik Gharbaoui, Stephen R. Johannsen, Ashwin M. Krishnan, Young Mi Khulman, You-An Ma, Michael John Martinelli, Suzanne Michiko Sato, Dipanjan Sengupta
  • Patent number: 8822727
    Abstract: The present invention provides processes and intermediates useful in the preparation of 8-chloro-1-methyl-2,3,4,5-tetrahydro-1H-3-benzazepine, a serotonin (5-HT) receptor agonist that is useful in the treatment or prophylaxis of, for example, central nervous system disorders, such as obesity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 3, 2009
    Date of Patent: September 2, 2014
    Assignee: Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Marlon V. Carlos, Ryan O. Castro, Tawfik Gharbaoui, Xiao-Xiong Lu, You-An Ma, Nicholas D. San Martin
  • Patent number: 8637555
    Abstract: The present invention relates to certain tetrazole derivatives of Formula (I), and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, which exhibit useful pharmacological properties, for example, as agonists for the RUP25 receptor. Also provided by the present invention are pharmaceutical compositions containing compounds of the invention, and methods of using the compounds and compositions of the invention in the treatment of metabolic-related disorders, including dyslipidemia, atherosclerosis, coronary heart disease, insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes, Syndrome-X and the like. In addition, the present invention also provides for the use of the compounds of the invention in combination with other active agents such as those belonging to the class of ?-glucosidase inhibitors, aldose reductase inhibitors, biguanides, HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors, squalene synthesis inhibitors, fibrates, LDL catabolism enhancers, angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, insulin secretion enhancers and the like.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 29, 2004
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2014
    Assignees: Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Merck & Co., Inc.
    Inventors: Graeme Semple, Thomas Schrader, Philip J. Skinner, Steven L. Colletti, Tawfik Gharbaoui, Jason E. Imbriglio, Jae-Kyu Jung, Rui Liang, Subharekha Raghavan, Darby Schmidt, James R. Tata