Having -c(=x)-, Wherein X Is Chalcogen, Bonded Directly To The Additional Six-membered Nitrogen Hetero Ring Patents (Class 514/253.13)
  • Patent number: 9708325
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds of formula (I), wherein R1, R2 and R3 are as described herein, and their prodrugs or pharmaceutically acceptable salt, enantiomer or diastereomer thereof, and compositions including the compounds and methods of using the compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 6, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 18, 2017
    Assignee: Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Chungen Liang, Jianping Wang, Kun Miao, Hongying Yun, Xiufang Zheng
  • Patent number: 9321729
    Abstract: Certain substituted pyridyl amide compounds are histamine H3 receptor modulators useful in the treatment of histamine H3 receptor-mediated diseases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 4, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 26, 2016
    Assignee: Janssen Pharmaceutica NV
    Inventors: John M. Keith, Michael A. Letavic, Kiev S. Ly, Neelakandha S. Mani, John E. Mills, Chennagiri R. Pandit, Frank J. Villani, Hua Zhong
  • Patent number: 9057736
    Abstract: Disclosed are methods of identifying subjects with arteriovascular disease, subjects at risk for developing arteriovascular disease, methods of differentially diagnosing diseases associated with arteriovascular disease from other diseases or within sub-classifications of arteriovascular disease, methods of evaluating the risk of arteriovascular events in patients with arteriovascular disease, methods of evaluating the effectiveness of treatments in subjects with arteriovascular disease, and methods of selecting therapies for treating arteriovascular disease.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 6, 2010
    Date of Patent: June 16, 2015
    Assignee: Health Diagnostics Laboratory, Inc.
    Inventors: Mickey S. Urdea, Michael P. McKenna, Patrick A. Arensdorf
  • Publication number: 20150148352
    Abstract: The invention relates to the compounds of formula I or its pharmaceutical acceptable salts, as well as polymorphs, solvates, enantiomers, stereoisomers and hydrates thereof. The pharmaceutical compositions comprising an effective amount of compounds of formula I, and methods for the treatment of angina and cardiovascular conditions may be formulated for oral, buccal, rectal, topical, transdermal, transmucosal, intravenous, parenteral administration, syrup, or injection. Such compositions may be used to treatment of chronic aneurysm, angina, atherosclerosis, cerebrovascular accident (stroke), cerebrovascular disease, congestive heart failure, coronary artery disease, myocardial infarction (heart attack), peripheral vascular disease, aortic dissection, aortic stenosis, arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat), atrial fibrillation, cardiomyopathy, chest pain, claudication, congenital heart disease.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 21, 2013
    Publication date: May 28, 2015
    Inventor: Mahesh Kandula
  • Publication number: 20150141397
    Abstract: Aniline compounds are provided which bind to CCR(4) and are useful for the treatment of diseases such as allergic diseases, autoimmune diseases, graft rejection and cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 5, 2014
    Publication date: May 21, 2015
    Inventors: Trevor T. Charvat, Junfa Fan, Christopher W. Lange, Manmohan Reddy Leleti, Yandong Li, Venkat Reddy Mali, Jeffrey P. McMahon, Jay Powers, Sreenivas Punna, Ju Yang
  • Publication number: 20150133467
    Abstract: Provided is a screening method with which it is possible to determine the cause of a decrease or an increase in the amount of a target protein that is expressed by a cell. One or a plurality of embodiments include: conducting cultivation that includes bringing an assay cell into contact with a test substance, and measuring a relative amount (A) of the target protein in relation to an internal standard; conducting cultivation in which an assay cell is not brought into contact with a test substance, and measuring a relative amount (B) in relation to an internal standard; comparing the relative amount (A) and the relative amount (B); and, based on the comparison, selecting a candidate substance that induces instability and/or stability in the target protein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 6, 2013
    Publication date: May 14, 2015
    Applicant: KYOTO UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Masatoshi Hagiwara, lsao Kii, Takamitsu Hosoya, Yuto Sumida, Suguru Yoshida
  • Publication number: 20150111879
    Abstract: The invention provides novel inhibitors of hedgehog signaling that are useful as a therapeutic agents for treating malignancies where the compounds have the general formula I: wherein A, X, Y R1, R2, R3, R4, m and n are as described herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 24, 2014
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Applicants: CURIS, INC., GENENTECH, INC.
    Inventors: Janet L. GUNZNER, Daniel P. SUTHERLIN, Mark S. STANLEY, Liang BAO, Georgette M. CASTANEDO, Rebecca L. LALONDE, Shumei WANG, Mark E. REYNOLDS, Scott J. SAVAGE, Kimberly MALESKY, Michael S. DINA, Michael F.T. KOEHLER
  • Patent number: 9012458
    Abstract: An antitumor agent for combined use of a compound or pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof represented by Formula (I) and a compound or pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof represented by Formula (II) exhibits an excellent antitumor effect compared to cases where these are individually used, and exhibits antitumor effects against various cancer types: wherein R1 is azetidinyl and the like, R2 to R5 is a hydrogen atom or a halogen atom, R6 is C3-8 cycloalkyl and the like, R7 is a hydrogen atom and the like, and R8 is a halogen atom and the like.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 23, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 21, 2015
    Assignee: Eisai R&D Management Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Takayuki Nakagawa, Tomohiro Matsushima, Yasuhiro Funahashi
  • Patent number: 8987248
    Abstract: The invention relates to novel substituted piperidines, to processes for their preparation, to their use for the treatment and/or prophylaxis of diseases and to their use for preparing medicaments for the treatment and/or prophylaxis of diseases, in particular of cardiovascular disorders and tumor disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 12, 2010
    Date of Patent: March 24, 2015
    Assignee: Bayer Intellectual Property GmbH
    Inventors: Mario Jeske, Dirk Heimbach, Susanne Röhrig, Yolanda Cancho Grande, Dirk Schneider, Ulrich Rester, Eckhard Bender, Mark Meininghaus, Katja Zimmermann, Dmitry Zubov, Anja Buchmüller, Georges Von Degenfeld, Christoph Gerdes, Michael Gerisch, Mark Jean Gnoth, Kersten Matthias Gericke
  • Publication number: 20150005292
    Abstract: There is described a method for increasing the maximal tolerated close and thus the efficacy of an acetyl choline esterase inhibitor (AChEI) in a patient suffering from an Alzheimer type dementia by decreasing concomitant adverse effects by administration of said AChEI in combination with a non-anticholinergic antiemetic agent, whereby an enhanced acetyl choline esterase inhibition in the CNS of said patient is achieved and alleviation of the symptoms of Alzheimer type dementia in said patient is thereby improved to a greater extent. The use of a non-anticholinergic antiemetic agent for the preparation of a pharmaceutical composition for the treatment of Alzheimer type dementia in combination with an acetyl choline esterase inhibitor (AChEI) and pharmaceutical compositions comprising (a) a 5HT3 receptor antagonist, a dopamine antagonist, a H1-receptor antagonist, a cannabinoid agonist, aprepitant or casopitant as an antiemetic agent and (b) an acetylcholine esterase inhibitor are also described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 18, 2014
    Publication date: January 1, 2015
    Applicant: CHASE PHARMACEUTICALS CORPORATION
    Inventors: Thomas N. CHASE, Kathleen E. CLARENCE-SMITH
  • Publication number: 20140371195
    Abstract: The present application discloses compounds capable of modulating the activity of histone demethylases (HDMEs), which are useful for prevention and/or treatment of diseases in which genomic dysregulation is involved in the pathogenesis, such as e.g. cancer. The present application also discloses pharmaceutical compositions comprising said compounds and the use of such compounds as a medicament.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Publication date: December 18, 2014
    Inventors: Marc Labelle, Thomas Boesen, Mukund Mehrotra, Qasim Khan, Farman Ullah
  • Patent number: 8901116
    Abstract: There is provided a novel carbamoyloxy arylalkanoyl arylpiperazine derivative compound having abundant racemic or enantiomeric characteristics, represented by the Formula 1, and pharmaceutically available salts or hydrates thereof. Also, there are provided a pharmaceutical composition for treating pain, anxiety or depression including an effective amount of the compound, and a method for treating pain, anxiety or depression in mammals by administering an effective amount of the compound to the mammals in need of treatment thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 16, 2013
    Date of Patent: December 2, 2014
    Assignee: SK Biopharmaceuticals Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Byong Sung Kwak, Hong Sik Moon, Han-Ju Yi, Young Soon Kang, Dae Joong Im, Eun Hee Chae, Sang Mi Chae, Ki Ho Lee
  • Patent number: 8901129
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds and methods for treating neurological and other disorders by administering to a subject in need thereof an effective amount of a compound having binding and/or modulation specificity for GFR? receptor molecules, which can be mimetics of glial-derived neurotrophic factor (GDNF) family ligands (GFLs), GFR?/RET signaling pathway agonists, and/or direct RET agonists (activators).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 13, 2010
    Date of Patent: December 2, 2014
    Assignee: GeneCode AS
    Inventors: Mart Saarma, Mati Karelson, Maxim Bespalov, Mehis Pilv
  • Publication number: 20140323483
    Abstract: The invention, in some aspects, relates to compounds and compositions useful for inhibiting Type III secretion systems in pathogenic bacteria, such as Yersinia Pestis. In some aspects, the invention relates to methods for discovering inhibitors of the Type III secretion system and uses of such inhibitors in the treatment and prevention of disease.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 5, 2014
    Publication date: October 30, 2014
    Applicants: University of Massachusetts, President and Fellows of Harvard College
    Inventors: Jon Goguen, Ning Pan, Kyungae Lee
  • Publication number: 20140315884
    Abstract: Disclosed are substituted pyridine compounds as well as pharmaceutical compositions and methods of use. One embodiment is a compound having the structure wherein E, J, T, the ring system denoted by “B”, T, R3, R4, w and x are as described herein. In certain embodiments, a compound disclosed herein activates the AMPK pathway, and can be used to treat metabolism-related disorders and conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 8, 2014
    Publication date: October 23, 2014
    Applicant: RIGEL PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Dane Goff, Donald Payan, Rajinder Singh, Simon Shaw, David Carroll, Yasumichi Hitoshi
  • Publication number: 20140309228
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides substituted pyridine and pyrimidine compounds of Formula (I): A1-X-A2-Z-R1 (I) and the pharmaceutically acceptable salts, solvates and prodrugs thereof, wherein A, X, A, Z, and R are defined as set forth in the specification. The present disclosure is also directed to the use of compounds of Formula (I) to treat a disorder responsive to the blockade of sodium channels. Compounds of the present disclosure are especially useful for treating pain.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 30, 2012
    Publication date: October 16, 2014
    Applicant: Purdue Pharma L.P.
    Inventor: John J. Engel
  • Patent number: 8859546
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds of formula (I) or pharmaceutical acceptable salts, wherein R1, R2, R3, A, B, Z, n, and m are defined in the description. The present invention relates also to compositions containing said compounds which are useful for inhibiting kinases such as ALK and methods of treating diseases such as cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 20, 2012
    Date of Patent: October 14, 2014
    Assignee: AbbVie Inc.
    Inventors: Anil Vasudevan, Thomas D. Penning, Marina Pliushchev
  • Patent number: 8846600
    Abstract: Disclosed are carboxamide compounds as well as pharmaceutical compositions and methods of use. One embodiment is a compound having the structure in which R1, R2, R3, R4, T, p, q, w and x are as described herein. In certain embodiments, a compound disclosed herein activates the AMPK pathway, and can be used to treat metabolism-related disorders and conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 30, 2014
    Assignee: Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Ihab S. Darwish, Hui Hong, Rajinder Singh, Xiang Xu
  • Patent number: 8835648
    Abstract: Heterocyclic compounds that modulate the hedgehog signaling pathway, pharmaceutical composition thereof and their therapeutic applications.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 9, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 16, 2014
    Assignee: Siena Biotech S.p.A.
    Inventors: J. Russell Thomas, Gal.la Pericot Mohr, Chiara Caramelli, Giacomo Minetto, Marta Bellini
  • Patent number: 8835419
    Abstract: Aniline compounds are provided which bind to CCR(4) and are useful for the treatment of diseases such as allergic diseases, autoimmune diseases, graft rejection and cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 16, 2014
    Assignee: ChemoCentryx, Inc.
    Inventors: Trevor T. Charvat, Junfa Fan, Christopher W. Lange, Manmohan Reddy Leleti, Yandong Li, Venkat Reddy Mali, Jeffrey P. MacMahon, Jay Powers, Sreenivas Punna, Ju Yang
  • Publication number: 20140256711
    Abstract: Disclosed are an anti-angiogenic compound, represented by Chemical Formula I, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, a preparation method thereof, and a pharmaceutically acceptable composition including the same. Because the compound of Chemical Formula I potently suppresses the angiogenesis, the compound of Chemical Formula I is applicable to the prevention and treatment of diseases caused by aberrant activity of vascular endothelial growth factor, and available as an anti-angiogenic agent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 27, 2012
    Publication date: September 11, 2014
    Applicant: Boryung Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Ji Han Kim, Je Hak Kim, Joon Kwang Lee, Hahn-Sun Jung, Nam Seok Han, Yong Park, Seung-Hoon Kang, Hee Jin Jeong, Kyung-Tae Lee, Hye Eun Choi, Yong Ha Chi, Joo Han Lee, Soo Heui Paik
  • Publication number: 20140243336
    Abstract: The invention provides certain 2-pyridyl carboxamide-containing compounds of the Formula (I) or pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, wherein A and B are as defined herein. The invention also provides pharmaceutical compositions comprising such compounds, and methods of using the compounds for treating diseases or conditions mediated by Spleen Tyrosine Kinase (Syk) kinase.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 1, 2012
    Publication date: August 28, 2014
    Inventors: Michael D. Altman, Corey E. Bienstock, John W. Butcher, Kaleen Konrad Childers, Maria Emilia Di Francesco, Anthony Donofrio, John Michael Ellis, Christian Fischer, Andrew M. Haidle, James P. Jewell, Sandra Lee Knowles, Alan B. Northrup, Ryan D. Otte, Scott L. Peterson, Graham Frank Smith
  • Patent number: 8815852
    Abstract: There is provided a novel carbamoyloxy arylalkanoyl arylpiperazine derivative compound having abundant racemic or enantiomeric characteristics, represented by the Formula 1, and pharmaceutically available salts or hydrates thereof. Also, there are provided a pharmaceutical composition for treating pain, anxiety or depression including an effective amount of the compound, and a method for treating pain, anxiety or depression in mammals by administering an effective amount of the compound to the mammals in need of treatment thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 30, 2008
    Date of Patent: August 26, 2014
    Assignee: SK Biopharmaceuticals Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Ki Ho Lee, Han Ju Yi, Hyeon Cho, Dae Joong Im, Eun Hee Chae, Yeon Jung Choi
  • Patent number: 8802678
    Abstract: The invention relates to compounds of the general formula (I): to the process for preparing them, and to the use thereof as a therapeutic agent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2007
    Date of Patent: August 12, 2014
    Assignee: Bioprojet
    Inventors: Marc Capet, Denis Danvy, Nicolas Levoin, Isabelle Berrebi-Bertrand, Thierry Calmels, Philippe Robert, Jeanne-Marie Lecomte, Jean-Charles Schwartz, Xavier Ligneau
  • Publication number: 20140221334
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds useful as inhibitors of protein kinase. The invention also provides pharmaceutically acceptable compositions comprising said compounds and methods of using the compositions in the treatment of various disease, conditions, or disorders. The invention also provides processes for preparing compounds of the inventions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 10, 2014
    Publication date: August 7, 2014
    Applicant: Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
    Inventors: Juan-Miguel Jimenez, Guy William Bemis, Francois Maltais, Tiansheng Wang, Ronald Marcellus Alphonsus Knegtel, Christopher John Davis, Damien Fraysse, Dean Boyall, Luca Settimo, Stephen Young, Michael Paul Mortimore
  • Publication number: 20140193523
    Abstract: Novel multi-component formulations, procedures and methods for use in treating neuropathology and neurodegeneration incident to trauma are provided. Multi-component formulations of the invention comprise biologically active forms of any two, any three, or all four of at least one neurosteroid or neuroactive steroid, such as progesterone or synthetic progestin, at least one anti-epileptic or anticonvulsant, such as gabapentin, pregabalin or valproic acid, at least one NK-1 receptor antagonist, such as aprepitant, casopitant or vestipitant, at least one lithium-containing or lithium-related drug. The provided formulations are configured or adapted to prevent or reduce the incidence and severity of neurological damage caused by trauma, or the risk of such damage.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 6, 2014
    Publication date: July 10, 2014
    Inventor: James Lorne HENRY
  • Publication number: 20140194402
    Abstract: Described herein are methods for using compounds that activate pyruvate kinase.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 3, 2012
    Publication date: July 10, 2014
    Applicant: AGIOS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC
    Inventor: Shin-San M. Su
  • Publication number: 20140187530
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound of Formula I or Formula II: enantiomer, diastereomer, prodrug, solvate, metabolite, or pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, wherein constituent variables are provided herein. The compounds of Formula I and II are modulators of metalloproteases and are useful in treating diseases associated with metalloprotease activity such as arthritis, cancer, cardiovascular disorders, skin disorders, inflammation and allergic conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 27, 2013
    Publication date: July 3, 2014
    Applicant: INCYTE CORPORATION
    Inventors: Wenqing Yao, Jincong Zhuo, Meizhong Xu, Fenglei Zhang, Brian W. Metcalf
  • Patent number: 8759352
    Abstract: The present invention relates to 1-(4-ureidobenzoyl)piperazine derivatives having the general Formula I (We bring to your attention that formula I is not provided on this electronic version as it is provided in the abstract of the paper copy) Wherein R1 is (C1-8)alkyl, (C3-8)cycloalkyl or (C3-8)cycloalkyl(C1-3)alkyl, each of which may be substituted by hydroxy, cyano or halogen; R2 represents 1 or 2 optional halogens; R3 is (C1-6)alkyl, (C3-6)cycloalkyl or (C3-6)cycloalkyl(C1-3)alkyl, each of which may be substituted by one or more halogens; A represents a heteroaryl ring system comprising 1-3 heteroatoms selected from N, O and S, which ring system is 5- or 6-membered when X is C, and 5-membered when X is N; n is 1 or 2; or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof; to pharmaceutical compositions comprising the same, and to the use of a these 1-(4-ureidobenzoyl)piperazine derivatives for the manufacture of a medicament for treating or preventing atherosclerosis and related disorders associated with cholester
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 26, 2009
    Date of Patent: June 24, 2014
    Assignees: Merck Sharp & Dohme B.V., Pharmacopeia LLC.
    Inventors: Andrew John Cooke, David Jonathan Bennett, Andrew Stanley Edwards, Andrew Laird Roughton, Irina Neagu, Jui-Hsiang Chan, Koc-Kan Ho, Nasrin Ansari, Michelle Lee Morris, Yajing Rong, Michael Ohlmeyer
  • Publication number: 20140142114
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel anthelmintic compounds of formula (I) below: wherein Y and Z are independently a bicyclic carbocyclic or a bicyclic heterocyclic group, or one of Y or Z is a bicyclic carbocyclic or a bicyclic heterocyclic group and the other of Y or Z is alkyl, alkenyl, alkynyl, cycloalkyl, phenyl, heterocyclyl or heteroaryl, and variables X1, X2, X3, X4, X5, X6, X7 and X8 are as defined herein. The invention also provides for veterinary compositions comprising the anthelmintic compounds of the invention, and their uses for the treatment and prevention of parasitic infections in animals.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 19, 2013
    Publication date: May 22, 2014
    Applicant: Merial Limited
    Inventors: Charles Q. Meng, Alan Long, Scot Huber, Srinivas Reddy Gurrala, Douglas Edward Wilkinson, Gregory Pacofsky
  • Publication number: 20140142097
    Abstract: Compounds of the formula (I) in which R, R1 and X have the meanings indicated in claim 1, are inhibitors of TBK1 and IKK? and can be employed, inter alia, for the treatment of cancer and inflammatory diseases
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 11, 2012
    Publication date: May 22, 2014
    Applicant: Merck Patent GmbH
    Inventors: Guenter Hoelzemann, Hans-Michael Eggenweiler, Srinivasa R. Karra
  • Patent number: 8722930
    Abstract: A compound of formula (I) wherein R1 to R15, P1, P2, A, B and Q are as defined in the claims and pharmaceutically acceptable salts and esters thereof, are disclosed. The compounds of formula (I) possess utility as matriptase inhibitors and are useful in the treatment of matriptase dependent conditions, particularly cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 18, 2010
    Date of Patent: May 13, 2014
    Assignee: Orion Corporation
    Inventors: Rajeev Goswami, Anil Kumar Vuppala, Ramesh Veludandi, Ramesh Sistla, Chakshusmathi Ghadiyaram, Muralidhara Ramachandra
  • Publication number: 20140121213
    Abstract: In general, the present invention relates to uses of voltage-gated sodium channel blocker compounds, which include corresponding precursors, intermediates, monomers and dimers, corresponding pharmaceutical compositions, compound preparation and treatment methods for respiratory and respiratory tract diseases. In particular, the present invention also relates to methods and uses for treatment of respiratory or respiratory tract diseases, which comprises administering to a subject in need thereof an effective amount of a compound of the present invention.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 3, 2012
    Publication date: May 1, 2014
    Inventors: Jeffrey Charles Boehm, Roderick S. Davis, Jeffrey Kerns, Guoliang Lin, Robert D. Murdoch, Hong NIE
  • Publication number: 20140093513
    Abstract: The invention relates to new methods of modulating cholesterol by inhibiting proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 (PCSK9) with fatty acid derivatives; and new methods for treating or preventing a metabolic disease comprising the administration of an effective amount of a fatty acid derivative. The present invention is also directed to fatty acid bioative derivatives and their use in the treatment of metabolic diseases.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 24, 2013
    Publication date: April 3, 2014
    Applicant: Catabasis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Jill C. Milne, Michael R. Jirousek, Chi B. Vu
  • Patent number: 8680104
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds of Formula I: wherein variable substituents are defined herein, that modulate the activity of or bind to chemokine receptors such as CCR5. In some embodiments, the compounds of the invention are selective for CCR5. The compounds can be used, for example, to treat diseases associated with chemokine receptor expression or activity such as inflammatory diseases, immune diseases and viral infections.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 1, 2012
    Date of Patent: March 25, 2014
    Assignee: Incyte Corporation
    Inventors: Chu-Biao Xue, Genfeng Cao, Taisheng Huang, Lihua Chen, Ke Zhang, Anlai Wang, David J. Meloni, Rajan Anand, Joseph Glenn, Brian W. Metcalf
  • Patent number: 8658642
    Abstract: Provided herein are arylsulfonamides that are useful for modulating CCR3 activity, and pharmaceutical compositions thereof. Also provided herein are methods of their use for treating, preventing, or ameliorating one or more symptoms of a CCR3-mediated disorder, disease, or condition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 15, 2013
    Date of Patent: February 25, 2014
    Assignee: Axikin Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Tai Wei Ly, Jared Andrew Forrester
  • Patent number: 8637520
    Abstract: Certain substituted pyridyl amide compounds are histamine H3 receptor modulators useful in the treatment of histamine H3 receptor-mediated diseases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 1, 2010
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2014
    Assignee: Janssen Pharmaceutica NV
    Inventors: John M. Keith, Michael A. Letavic, Kiev S. Ly, Neelakandha S. Mani, John E. Mills, Chennagiri R. Pandit, Frank J. Villani, Hua Zhong
  • Publication number: 20140023611
    Abstract: Compounds having activity as phosphate transport inhibitors, more specifically, inhibitors of intestinal apical membrane Na/phosphate co-transport, are disclosed. Methods associated with preparation and use of such compounds, as well as pharmaceutical compositions comprising such compounds, are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 4, 2013
    Publication date: January 23, 2014
    Inventor: ARDELYX, INC.
  • Publication number: 20130345211
    Abstract: The invention relates to substituted pyridine compounds of Formula I: (I) or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt, prodrug, or solvate thereof wherein A1, X, A2, R1a, R1b, R1c, G, and z are defined as set forth in the specification. The invention is also directed to the use of compounds of Formula I to treat a disorder responsive to the blockade of sodium channels. Compounds of the present invention are especially useful for treating pain.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 15, 2011
    Publication date: December 26, 2013
    Applicant: Purdue Pharma L.P.
    Inventors: Donald J. Kyle, Chiyou Ni, Minnie Park, Laykea Tafesse
  • Publication number: 20130331396
    Abstract: Certain piperazinyl and piperidinyl urea compounds are useful as FAAH inhibitors. Such compounds may be used in pharmaceutical compositions and methods for the treatment of disease states, disorders, and conditions mediated by fatty acid amide hydrolase (FAAH) activity. Thus, the compounds may be administered to treat, e.g., anxiety, pain, inflammation, sleep disorders, eating disorders, or movement disorders (such as multiple sclerosis).
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 13, 2013
    Publication date: December 12, 2013
    Applicant: Janssen Pharmaceutica NV
    Inventors: Richard Apodaca, J. Guy Breitenbucher, Kanaka Pattabiraman, mark Seierstad, Wei Xiao
  • Publication number: 20130317041
    Abstract: The present invention relates to benzylpiperazine derivatives such as compounds of formula (I), which have activity as agonists of the GPR38 receptor and the use of such compounds or pharmaceutical compositions thereof in the preparation of medicaments suitable for the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 5, 2013
    Publication date: November 28, 2013
    Applicant: Glaxo Group Limited
    Inventors: Christopher Norbert JOHNSON, David Timothy MacPherson, Steven James Stanway, Geoffrey Stemp, Mervin Thompson, Susan Marie Westaway
  • Publication number: 20130303526
    Abstract: The invention relates to substituted pyridine compounds of Formula (I) and the pharmaceutically acceptable salts, prodrugs, and solvates thereof, wherein R1a, A1, A2, E, G, Z1, and Z2 are defined as set forth in the specification. The invention is also directed to the use of compounds of Formula I to treat a disorder responsive to the blockade of sodium channels. Compounds of the present invention are especially useful for treating pain.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 16, 2011
    Publication date: November 14, 2013
    Applicant: Purdue Pharma L.P.
    Inventors: Chiyou NI, Bin Shao, Laykea Tafesse, Jiangchao Yao, Jianming Yu, Xiaoming Zhou
  • Publication number: 20130273004
    Abstract: Selected heterocyclic compounds are effective for prophylaxis and treatment of diseases, such as angiogenesis mediated diseases. The invention encompasses novel compounds, analogs, prodrugs and pharmaceutically acceptable derivatives thereof, pharmaceutical compositions and methods for prophylaxis and treatment of diseases and other maladies or conditions involving, cancer and the like.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 14, 2013
    Publication date: October 17, 2013
    Inventors: Guoqing CHEN, Jeffrey A. ADAMS, Jean E. BEMIS, Shon BOOKER, Guolin CAI, Lucian V. DIPIETRO, Celia DOMINGUEZ, Daniel ELBAUM, Julie GERMAIN, Stephanie D. GEUNS-MEYER, Michael K. HANDLEY, Qi HUANG, Joseph L. KIM, Tae-Seong KIM, Alexander S. KISELYOV, Xiaohu OUYANG, Vinod F. PATEL, Leon M. SMITH, II, Markian M. STEC, Andrew TASKER, Ning XI, Shimin XU, Chester YUAN, Michael CROGHAN
  • Publication number: 20130267516
    Abstract: Compounds of general formula I, (formula [I)], their use as calcium receptor-active compounds for the prophylaxis, treatment or amelioration of physiological disorders or diseases associated with disturbances of CaSR activity, such as hyperparathyroidism, pharmaceutical compositions comprising said compounds, and methods of treating diseases with said compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 21, 2011
    Publication date: October 10, 2013
    Applicant: LEO PHARMA A/S
    Inventors: Kristoffer Månsson, Lars Kristian Albert Blæhr
  • Patent number: 8546401
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel 5,6-disubstituted oxindole derivatives and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, and pharmaceutical compositions comprising such derivatives, and to the use of such derivatives for the manufacture of a medicament, and methods of treating disorders in a subject in need thereof, such as vasopressin-dependent disorders, using 5,6-disubstituted oxindole derivatives.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 5, 2008
    Date of Patent: October 1, 2013
    Assignee: AbbVie Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG
    Inventors: Wilfried Braje, Thorsten Oost, Astrid Netz, Liliane Unger, Wilfried Hornberger, Wilfried Lubisch, Andrea Hager-Wernet
  • Patent number: 8541409
    Abstract: There is provided a novel carbamoyloxy arylalkanoyl arylpiperazine derivative compound having abundant racemic or enantiomeric characteristics, represented by the Formula 1, and pharmaceutically available salts or hydrates thereof. Also, there are provided a pharmaceutical composition for treating pain, anxiety or depression including an effective amount of the compound, and a method for treating pain, anxiety or depression in mammals by administering an effective amount of the compound to the mammals in need of treatment thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 30, 2008
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2013
    Assignee: SK Biopharmaceuticals Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Byong Sung Kwak, Hong Sik Moon, Han Ju Yi, Young Soon Kang, Dae Joong Im, Eun Hee Chae, Sang Mi Chae, Ki Ho Lee
  • Patent number: 8536183
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel piperazine derivatives; to processes for their preparation; to pharmaceutical compositions containing the derivatives; and to the use of the derivatives in therapy to treat diseases for which blocking the Cav2.2 calcium channels is beneficial.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 7, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 17, 2013
    Assignee: Convergence Pharmaceuticals Limited
    Inventors: Paul John Beswick, Alister Campbell, Andrew Cridland, Robert James Gleave, Jag Paul Heer, Neville Hubert Nicholson, Lee William Page, Sadie Vile
  • Patent number: 8536182
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel benzylpiperazine derivatives such as compounds of formula (I), which have activity as agonists of the GPR38 receptor and the use of such compounds or pharmaceutical compositions thereof in the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 24, 2006
    Date of Patent: September 17, 2013
    Assignee: Glaxo Group Limited
    Inventors: Christopher Norbert Johnson, David Timothy Macpherson, Steven James Stanway, Geoffrey Stemp, Mervyn Thompson, Susan Marie Westaway
  • Patent number: 8530476
    Abstract: Certain piperazinyl and piperidinyl urea compounds are useful as FAAH inhibitors. Such compounds may be used in pharmaceutical compositions and methods for the treatment of disease states, disorders, and conditions mediated by fatty acid amide hydrolase (FAAH) activity. Thus, the compounds may be administered to treat, e.g., anxiety, pain, inflammation, sleep disorders, eating disorders, or movement disorders (such as multiple sclerosis).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 11, 2009
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2013
    Assignee: Janssen Pharmaceutica NV
    Inventors: Richard Apodaca, J. Guy Breitenbucher, Kanaka Pattabiraman, Mark Seierstad, Wei Xiao
  • Patent number: 8530478
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel piperazine derivatives (I); to processes for their preparation; to pharmaceutical compositions containing the derivatives; and to the use of the derivatives in therapy to treat diseases for which blocking the Cav2.2 calcium channels is beneficial.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 15, 2009
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2013
    Assignee: Convergence Pharmaceuticals Limited
    Inventors: Paul John Beswick, Alister Campbell, Andrew Peter Cridland, Robert James Gleave, Jag Paul Heer, Neville Hubert Nicholson, Lee William Page, Sadie Vile