Nitrogen Attached Indirectly To The Six-membered Hetero Ring By Nonionic Bonding Patents (Class 514/351)
  • Patent number: 10000476
    Abstract: General formula (I): The present invention pertains to: a pyridone derivate or a salt thereof represented by general formula (I); or a medicine containing the pyridone derivative or salt thereof as an active ingredient. [In the formula, ring A, R1, R2, R3 and R4 are specific groups.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 19, 2018
    Assignee: KAKEN PHARMACEUTICAL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Noriyuki Kamei, Yoshitake Sumikawa, Daigo Kamimura, Shingo Todo, Takuya Yamada, Shota Tokuoka
  • Patent number: 9956210
    Abstract: This invention relates to novel substituted benzamide according to Formula (I) which are inhibitors of Enhancer of Zeste Homolog 2 (EZH2), to pharmaceutical compositions containing them, to processes for their preparation, and to their use in therapy for the treatment of cancers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 15, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 1, 2018
    Assignee: GLAXOSMITHKLINE LLC
    Inventors: Joelle Lorraine Burgess, Steven David Knight
  • Patent number: 9572785
    Abstract: Described herein is the DP2 antagonist [2?-(3-benzyl-1-ethyl-ureidomethyl)-6-methoxy-4?-trifluoromethyl-biphenyl-3-yl]-acetic acid, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. Also described are methods of preparing the DP2 antagonist, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. Also described herein are pharmaceutical compositions suitable for administration to a mammal that include the DP2 antagonist, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, and methods of using such pharmaceutical compositions for treating respiratory diseases or conditions, allergic diseases or conditions, inflammatory diseases or conditions, as well as other prostaglandin D2-dependent or prostaglandin D2-mediated diseases or conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 25, 2014
    Date of Patent: February 21, 2017
    Assignee: Brickell Biotech, Inc.
    Inventors: Jason Edward Brittain, Brian Andrew Stearns, Christopher David King, Kevin Ross Holme
  • Patent number: 9402850
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to BAX activators and therapeutic uses relates thereto. In certain embodiments, the disclosure relates to methods of treating or preventing cancer, such as lung cancer, comprising administering a therapeutically effective amount of a pharmaceutical composition comprising a compound disclosed herein or pharmaceutically acceptable salt to a subject in need thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 12, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 2, 2016
    Assignees: Emory University, Board of Regents, The University of Texas System
    Inventors: Xingming Deng, Jia Zhou, Chunyong Ding
  • Patent number: 9388138
    Abstract: (E)-2-(2-Quinolin-2-yl-propenyl)-phenol, 2-Quinolin-2-yl-ylethynyl-phenol and salts thereof are useful as medicaments, especially for treatment of an angiogenesis-related disease or disorder.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 15, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 12, 2016
    Assignees: UNIVERSITY COLLEGE DUBLIN NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF IRELAND, DUBLIN, THE PROVOST, FELLOWS, FOUNDATION SCHOLARS, AND THE OTHER MEMEBERS OF BOARD, OF THE COLLEGES OF THE HOLY AND UNDIVIDED TRINITY OF QUEEN ELIZABETH NEAR DUBLIN
    Inventors: Breandan Douglas Kennedy, Alison Reynolds, Claire Kilty, Jacintha O'Sullivan, Andrew Douglas Baxter
  • Patent number: 9107915
    Abstract: Patients susceptible to or suffering from conditions and disorders, such as central nervous system disorders, are treated by administering to a patient in need thereof compositions that are hydroxybenzoate salts of E-metanicotine-type compounds. The formation of hydroxybenzoate salts of the E-metanicotine compounds is also useful in purifying the E-metanicotine compounds, as the hydroxybenzoate salts tend to crystallize out, leaving impurities such as Z-metanicotine compounds, and compounds where the double bond has migrated, in solution. If desired, the hydroxybenzoate salts can be converted to either the free base (the E-metanicotine compound) or to another pharmaceutically acceptable salt form.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 5, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2015
    Assignee: Targacept, Inc.
    Inventors: Julio A. Munoz, John Genus, James R. Moore
  • Patent number: 9101663
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are compositions that include for example the arginine salt of carbidopa, and methods for treating neurological or movement diseases or disorders such as restless leg syndrome, Parkinson's disease, secondary parkinsonism, Huntington's disease, Parkinson's like syndrome, PSP, MSA, ALS, Shy-Drager syndrome and conditions resulting from brain injury including carbon monoxide or manganese intoxication, using substantially continuous administration of carbidopa or salt thereof together with administration of levodopa.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 7, 2010
    Date of Patent: August 11, 2015
    Assignee: NeuroDerm, Ltd.
    Inventors: Oron Yacoby-Zeevi, Mara Nemas
  • Patent number: 9040567
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to BAX activators and therapeutic uses relates thereto. In certain embodiments, the disclosure relates to methods of treating or preventing cancer, such as lung cancer, comprising administering a therapeutically effective amount of a pharmaceutical composition comprising a compound disclosed herein or pharmaceutically acceptable salt to a subject in need thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 17, 2012
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2015
    Assignees: Emory University, Board of Regents of the University of Texas System
    Inventors: Xingming Deng, Jia Zhou, Chunyong Ding
  • Publication number: 20150141468
    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 treating or preventing metabolic disorders may be formulated for oral, buccal, rectal, topical, transdermal, transmucosal, intravenous, parenteral administration, syrup, or injection. Such compositions may be also used to the treatment of diabetes, lipid peroxidation, hypertriglyceridemia, metabolic disorders, free radical generated due to reactive oxygen and carbonyl groups, ionizing radiation, advanced glycation end products, kidney disease, renal complications and kidney stone disease.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 1, 2013
    Publication date: May 21, 2015
    Applicant: Mahesh KANDULA
    Inventor: Mahesh Kandula
  • Publication number: 20150133408
    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 fibromyalgia, restless leg syndrome may be formulated for oral, buccal, rectal, topical, transdermal, transmucosal, intravenous, parenteral administration, syrup, or injection. Such compositions may be used to treatment of motor neurone disease, diabetic neuropathy, postherpetic neuralgia, acute opioid withdrawal management, obsessive-compulsive disorder, premature ejaculation, PTSD, injury, post-operative pain, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, spinal cord injury, migraine, HIV related neuropathic pain, bipolar depression, depression, stress, cancer pain and lower back pain.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 16, 2013
    Publication date: May 14, 2015
    Inventor: Mahesh KANDULA
  • Publication number: 20150132408
    Abstract: The present invention provides sorafenib analogs for use in a method of treating a disease mediated by p21, said method comprising administering to a subject in need thereof a therapeutically effective amount of a compound of formula I. The present invention also provides methods of inhibiting p21 in a cell comprising contacting the cell with an effective amount of a compound of formula I.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 20, 2013
    Publication date: May 14, 2015
    Inventors: Robert H. Weiss, Bruce D. Hammock, Hiromi Inoue, Sung Hee Hwang
  • Publication number: 20150133503
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a pharmaceutical composition for preventing or treating tuberculosis, comprising: (a) a pharmaceutically effective amount of a compound represented by the following chemical formula 1; and (b) a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier. Chemical formula 1 The compound contained as an active ingredient of the present invention inhibits the expression and activity of CO-DH in tubercle bacillus so as to effectively block the detoxification of carbon monoxide, which is an important survival factor of tubercle bacillus, and is safe for the human body since the compound targets CO-DH which does not exist in the human body. In addition, the compound creates a synergistic effect when combined with a conventional tuberculostatic drug, and thus can be more effective for treating tuberculosis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 13, 2013
    Publication date: May 14, 2015
    Inventors: Young Min Kim, Seung Jung Han, Tae Gwon Oh, Sae Woong Park, Sang Nae Cho, Mi Young Hahn, Jee Hee Suh, Kyu Yang Yi
  • Patent number: 9029401
    Abstract: The present invention provides compounds for the inhibition of soluble epoxide hydrolase and associated disease conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 14, 2012
    Date of Patent: May 12, 2015
    Assignee: The Regents of the University of California
    Inventors: Bruce D. Hammock, Sung Hee Hwang, Aaron T. Wecksler, Christophe Morisseau
  • Publication number: 20150126522
    Abstract: This invention relates to novel substituted benzamides according to Formula (I) which are inhibitors of Enhancer of Zeste Homolog 2 (EZH2), to pharmaceutical compositions containing them, to processes for their preparation, and to their use in therapy for the treatment of cancers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 15, 2013
    Publication date: May 7, 2015
    Applicant: GlaxoSmithKline LLC
    Inventors: Joelle Lorraine Burgess, Celine Duquenne, Steven David Knight, William Henry Miller, Kenneth Allen Newlander, Sharad Kumar Verma
  • Publication number: 20150111885
    Abstract: The present invention relates to substituted heterocyclic derivative compounds, compositions comprising said compounds, and the use of said compounds and compositions for epigenetic regulation by inhibition of bromodomain-mediated recognition of acetyl lysine regions of proteins, such as histones. Said compositions and methods are useful for the treatment of cancer and neoplastic disease.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 17, 2014
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Inventors: Michael John Bennett, Juan Manuel Betancort, Amogh Boloor, Stephen W. Kaldor, Jeffrey Alan Stafford, James Marvin Veal
  • Patent number: 9006242
    Abstract: The present invention relates to substituted benzene compounds. The present invention also relates to pharmaceutical compositions containing these compounds and methods of treating cancer by administering these compounds and pharmaceutical compositions to subjects in need thereof. The present invention also relates to the use of such compounds for research or other non-therapeutic purposes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2015
    Assignee: Epizyme, Inc.
    Inventors: Kevin Wayne Kuntz, John Emmerson Campbell, Masashi Seki
  • Patent number: 9000013
    Abstract: The present invention discloses methods of application employing B51B6 vitamins in molecular transport creams or gels to deliver B6 in a high dose to bring about therapeutic ways in human or mammal tissues to reverse a disease process or injury to bring about normal function of the affected tissues. Examples of disease changes to normal include, but are not limited to strokes, cellulitis, facial acne, precancerous lesions, nerve injury like paresthesia, periorbital hematoma, pentathol general anesthesia recovery, headaches, improved sight, hypothyroidism, dental pain, dental gingivitis, insect bites, delayed hypersensitivity states, phlebitis of veins and synergism of steroid activity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 9, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2015
    Inventor: Alfred A. Nickel
  • Patent number: 9000015
    Abstract: Disclosed are novel compounds having the structure of Formula (I): which are useful for treating mammals for dependence upon substances of addiction, for example addiction to a dopamine-producing agent such as cocaine, morphine, amphetamines, nicotine, and/or alcohol. Also disclosed are pharmaceutical compositions comprising a therapeutically effective amount of a compound of Formula (I) and methods of using the compounds of Formula (I) in the treatment of addiction to a dopamine-producing agent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 13, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2015
    Assignee: Gilead Sciences, Inc.
    Inventors: Carina E. Cannizzaro, Michael Graupe, Juan A. Guerrero, Yafan Lu, Robert G. Strickley, Chandrasekar Venkataramani, Jeff Zablocki
  • Publication number: 20150093338
    Abstract: There is provided compositions and methods for the treatment of respiratory conditions such as pulmonary hypertension and sickle-cell disease in a patient in need thereof. The composition and method are for treating a patient in need thereof by inhalation of a composition containing amino acid ester compounds comprising at least one nitric oxide releasing group and pharmaceutical salts thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 8, 2014
    Publication date: April 2, 2015
    Inventor: Michael Farber
  • Publication number: 20150094343
    Abstract: The present invention concerns compounds and their use to treat cell proliferative diseases such as cancer. Compounds of the present invention display significant potency as inhibitors of Jak2/STAT3 pathways and downstream targets and inhibit the growth and survival of cancerous cell lines.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 4, 2014
    Publication date: April 2, 2015
    Applicant: The Board of Regents of the University of Texas System
    Inventors: Waldemar PRIEBE, Izabela FOKT, Slawomir SZYMANSKI, Timothy MADDEN, Jeffrey MYERS, Charles CONRAD
  • Publication number: 20150087639
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the field of medicine, provided herein are novel nitrogenous heterocyclic compounds, their preparation methods and their uses as drugs, especially for treatment and prevention of tissue fibrosis. Also provided herein are pharmaceutically acceptable compositions comprising the nitrogenous heterocyclic compounds and the uses of the compositions in the treatment of human or animal tissue fibrosis, especially for human or animal renal interstitial fibrosis, glomerular sclerosis, liver fibrosis, pulmonary fibrosis, peritoneal fibrosis, myocardial fibrosis, dermatofibrosis, postsurgical adhesion, benign prostatic hyperplasia, skeletal muscle fibrosis, scleroderma, multiple sclerosis, pancreatic fibrosis, cirrhosis, myosarcoma, neurofibroma, pulmonary interstitial fibrosis, diabetic nephropathy, alzheimer disease or vascular fibrosis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 18, 2013
    Publication date: March 26, 2015
    Applicant: SUNSHINE LAKE PHARMA CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yingjun Zhang, Jiancun Zhang, Xiaojun Wang, Runfeng Lin, Shengtian Cao, Zhaohe Wang, Jing Li
  • Publication number: 20150080324
    Abstract: The present invention relates to antimalarial compounds and their use against protozoa of the genus Plasmodium, including drug-resistant Plasmodia strains. This invention further relates to compositions containing such compounds and a process for making the compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 25, 2014
    Publication date: March 19, 2015
    Inventors: Gavin David Heffernan, David Penman Jacobus, Guy Alan Schiehser, Hong-Ming Shieh, Wenyi Zhao
  • Publication number: 20150065543
    Abstract: The invention is directed to compounds having the formula: wherein: Ar, r, Y, Z, Q, W, X, and R5-7 are as defined in the specification, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. These compounds have AT1 receptor antagonist activity and neprilysin inhibition activity. The invention is also directed to pharmaceutical compositions comprising such compounds; methods of using such compounds; and process and intermediates for preparing such compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 23, 2014
    Publication date: March 5, 2015
    Applicant: THERAVANCE BIOPHARMA R&D IP, LLC
    Inventors: Paul Allegretti, Seok-Ki Choi, Roland Gendron, Paul R. Fatheree, Keith Jendza, Robert Murray McKinnell, Darren McMurtrie, Brooke Olson
  • Publication number: 20150065538
    Abstract: Compounds of formula (I) wherein R1, R2, R3, and Y are defined in the description are TRPA1 antagonists. Compositions comprising such compounds and methods for treating conditions and disorders using such compounds and compositions are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 4, 2014
    Publication date: March 5, 2015
    Inventors: Richard J. Perner, Michael E. Kort, Stanley DiDomenico, Jun Chen, Anil Vasudevan
  • Publication number: 20150056164
    Abstract: This invention relates to: (a) compounds and salts thereof that, inter alia, inhibit HCV; (b) intermediates useful for the preparation of such compounds and salts; (c) compositions comprising such compounds and salts; (d) methods for preparing such intermediates, compounds, salts, and compositions; (e) methods of use of such compounds, salts, and compositions; and (f) kits comprising such compounds, salts, and compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 24, 2014
    Publication date: February 26, 2015
    Applicant: AbbVie Inc.
    Inventors: David A. Betebenner, John K. Pratt, David A. DeGoey, Pamela L. Donner, Charles A. Flentge, Douglas K. Hutchinson, Warren M. Kati, Allan C. Krueger, Kenton L. Longenecker, Clarence J. Maring, John T. Randolph, Todd W. Rockway, Michael D. Tufano, Rolf Wagner, Dachun Liu
  • Publication number: 20150051233
    Abstract: Embodiments of the invention include methods of treating, preventing, and/or reducing the risk of fibrosis in an individual in need thereof. In some embodiments, particular small molecules are employed for treatment, prevention, and/or reduction of the risk of fibrosis. In at least particular cases, the small molecules are inhibitors of STAT3.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 18, 2014
    Publication date: February 19, 2015
    Inventors: David J. Tweardy, Moses M. Kasembeli, Marvin X. Xu, Sandeep K. Agarwal, Mesias Pedroza
  • Publication number: 20150045367
    Abstract: Described herein are compounds and pharmaceutical compositions containing such compounds, which inhibit the activity of histone deacetylase 8 (HDAC8). Also described herein are methods of using such HDAC8 inhibitors, alone and in combination with other compounds, for treating diseases or conditions that would benefit from inhibition of HDAC8 activity.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2012
    Publication date: February 12, 2015
    Inventors: Erik Verner, Wei Chen, Sriram Balasubramanian
  • Patent number: 8952025
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides biologically active compounds of formula (I): and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof: compositions comprising these compounds, and methods of using these compounds in a variety of applications, such as treatment or suppression of diseases associated with decreased mitochondrial function resulting in diminished ATP production and/or oxidative stress and/or lipid peroxidation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 2, 2013
    Date of Patent: February 10, 2015
    Assignee: Arizona Board of Regents, A Body Corporate of the State of Arizona Acting for and on Behalf of Arizona State University
    Inventors: Sidney Hecht, Omar Khdour, Jun Lu, Pablo Arce
  • Patent number: 8952169
    Abstract: The invention provides novel compounds having the general formula: and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, wherein the variables RA, subscript n, ring A, X2, L, subscript m, X1, B, R1, R2, R3, R4, R5 and RN have the meaning as described herein, and compositions containing such compounds and methods for using such compounds and compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 21, 2013
    Date of Patent: February 10, 2015
    Assignees: Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc., Genentech, Inc.
    Inventors: Jean-Christophe Andrez, Sultan Chowdhury, Shannon Marie Decker, Christoph Martin Dehnhardt, Thilo Focken, Michael Edward Grimwood, Ivan William Hemeon, Qi Jia, Jun Li, Daniel F. Ortwine, Brian Safina, Tao Sheng, Shaoyi Sun, Daniel P. Sutherlin, Michael Scott Wilson, Alla Yurevna Zenova
  • Patent number: 8946437
    Abstract: The present invention provides a novel compound having an excellent antitumor effect, stability and metabolic stability. The compound of the present invention is represented by the following general formula (1) wherein R1 represents a halogen atom, an aryl group, an aryloxy group or a lower alkyl group optionally substituted with one or more halogen atoms; R2 represents hydrogen atom, a halogen atom, a lower alkyl group or a lower alkoxy group; and; m represents an integer of 1 to 3; provided that when m represents 2 or 3, R1s are the same or different.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 3, 2011
    Date of Patent: February 3, 2015
    Assignee: Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Takashi Nakagawa, Makoto Sakamoto, Kazuya Yamaguchi, Yuki Terauchi, Masamichi Shirakura, Yasuo Harada, Yutaka Kojima, Takumi Sumida
  • Publication number: 20150031714
    Abstract: Embodiments of the invention include methods of preventing and/or reducing the risk or severity of an allergic reaction in an individual. In some embodiments, particular small molecules are employed for prevention and/or reduction in the risk or severity of anaphylaxis. In at least particular cases, the small molecules are inhibitors of STAT3. In some cases, the small molecule comprises N-(1?,2-dihydroxy-1,2?-binaphthalen-4?-yl)-4-methoxybenzenesulfonamide.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 18, 2014
    Publication date: January 29, 2015
    Inventors: David J. Tweardy, Moses M. Kasembeli, Marvin X. Xu, Josh Milner
  • Publication number: 20150025068
    Abstract: A compound of formula (I), useful for the treatment of cancer, inflammation and inflammatory disorders, and a pharmaceutical composition containing the compound.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 21, 2012
    Publication date: January 22, 2015
    Inventors: Jessica Martinsson, Katarina Faernegardh, Mattias Joensson, Rune Ringom
  • Publication number: 20150018341
    Abstract: The invention provides novel ethylene derivatives represented by Formula I, which may be used as selective estrogen receptor modulators (SERMs) and useful in the prophylaxis and/or treatment of estrogen-dependent conditions or conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 28, 2012
    Publication date: January 15, 2015
    Applicant: CENTAURUS BIOPHARMA CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Dengming Xiao, Li Zhu, Yuandong Hu, Rong Yu, Wei Hu, Na Zhao, Yong Peng, Hong Luo, Yongxin Han
  • Publication number: 20150005328
    Abstract: The present invention relates to non-charged oxime compounds which are acetyl cholinesterase (AChE) reactivators of inhibited AChE and which protect against organophosphate poisoning both peripherally and in the central nervous system. Also disclosed are pharmaceutical compositions and methods for preparing the reactivator compounds and associated intermediates.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 2, 2014
    Publication date: January 1, 2015
    Inventors: Stanton F. MCHARDY, Richard M. CORBETT, Donald M. MAXWELL, Michael W. TIDWELL, Bismarck CAMPOS, Christopher J. BEMBEN
  • Publication number: 20140357628
    Abstract: Substituted cinnamoyl anthranilate compounds exhibiting anti-fibrotic activity; or derivatives thereof, analogues thereof, pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, and metabolites thereof, with the proviso that the compound is no Tranilast.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 27, 2014
    Publication date: December 4, 2014
    Applicant: Fibrotech Therapeutics Pty Ltd
    Inventors: Spencer John Williams, David Stapleton, Steven Zammit, Darren James Kelly, Richard Ernest Gilbert, Henry Krum
  • Publication number: 20140350017
    Abstract: Compounds, compositions, and methods comprising a polyamine compound are described, which may be used to kill, disperse, treat, reduce biofilms, and/or inhibit or substantially prevent biofilm formation. In certain aspects, the present invention relates to compounds, compositions, and methods comprising polyamine compounds that have antimicrobial or dispersing activity against a variety of bacterial strains capable of forming biofilms.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 8, 2013
    Publication date: November 27, 2014
    Applicants: The University of Utah, Curza Global, LLC
    Inventors: Dustin Williams, Ryan Looper, Sujeevini Jeyapalina, Travis Haussener, Paul R. Sebahar, Hari Kanna Reddy
  • Publication number: 20140323473
    Abstract: Organophosphate (OP) nerve agents and pesticides are potent inhibitors of acetylcholinesterase (AChE). Though oxime nucleophiles can reactivate an AChE-phosphyl adduct, the adduct can undergo a reaction called aging, leading to an aged-AChE adduct. The invention provides compounds and methods that can be used to reactivate an aged-AChE adduct. Such compounds and methods are useful to counteract organophosphorus poisoning.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2014
    Publication date: October 30, 2014
    Applicant: University of Iowa Research Foundation
    Inventors: Daniel Quinn, Joseph John Topczewski
  • Publication number: 20140323527
    Abstract: The present invention relates generally to the field of therapeutic treatment and compounds having utility therefor, in particular the therapy or management of conditions associated with excessive, unwanted or undesirable sodium ion passage through cellular membranes via voltage-gated sodium channels. In one embodiment the invention is concerned with the treatment of neuropathic pain. The invention contemplates to aryloxy-substituted amines, as sodium channel blockers or modulators. In further embodiments, the invention also relates to compounds which may advantageously have dual sodium channel blocker/modulating and antioxidative (free-radical scavenging) effects. Methods for their manufacture and compositions containing the compounds are also contemplated.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 24, 2014
    Publication date: October 30, 2014
    Applicant: HOWARD FLOREY INSTITUTE
    Inventor: Bevyn JARROTT
  • Publication number: 20140315913
    Abstract: The invention provides a chemical entity of Formula (I) wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, Y and Z have any of the values described herein, and compositions comprising such chemical entities; methods of making them; and their use in a wide range of methods, including metabolic and reaction kinetic studies, detection and imaging techniques, and radioactive treatments; and therapies, including inhibiting PDE4, enhancing neuronal plasticity, treating neurological disorders, providing neuroprotection, treating a cognitive impairment associated with a CNS disorder, enhancing the efficiency of cognitive and motor training, providing neurorecovery and neurorehabilitation, enhancing the efficiency of non-human animal training protocols, and treating peripheral disorders, including inflammatory and renal disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 11, 2014
    Publication date: October 23, 2014
    Inventors: Venkataiah Bollu, James Breitenbucher, Alan Kaplan, Robert Lemus, Andrew Lindstrom, Troy Vickers, Mark E. Wilson, James Zapf
  • Publication number: 20140296303
    Abstract: Methods for treating and/or preventing at least one symptom of a disorder associated with oxidative stress, carbonyl stress, or combinations thereof in a subject. In some embodiments, the methods include administering to the subject an effective amount of pyridoxamine, an analog or derivative thereof, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt of any of the foregoing. Also provided are methods for treating or preventing a nephropathy, acute renal injury, acute renal failure, or combinations thereof in a subject, and formulations adapted for intravenous administration comprising pyridoxamine, an analog or derivative thereof, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt of any of the foregoing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 12, 2014
    Publication date: October 2, 2014
    Inventors: Billy G. Hudson, Paul Vosiyan, Alp Ikizler
  • Publication number: 20140296302
    Abstract: The present invention provides methods for treating or limiting development of inflammatory disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 12, 2014
    Publication date: October 2, 2014
    Inventor: Billy G. Hudson
  • Publication number: 20140288132
    Abstract: Patients susceptible to or suffering from conditions and disorders, such as central nervous system disorders, are treated by administering to a patient in need thereof compositions that are hydroxybenzoate salts of E-metanicotine-type compounds. The formation of hydroxybenzoate salts of the E-metanicotine compounds is also useful in purifying the E-metanicotine compounds, as the hydroxybenzoate salts tend to crystallize out, leaving impurities such as Z-metanicotine compounds, and compounds where the double bond has migrated, in solution. If desired, the hydroxybenzoate salts can be converted to either the free base (the E-metanicotine compound) or to another pharmaceutically acceptable salt form.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 5, 2014
    Publication date: September 25, 2014
    Inventors: Julio A. Munoz, John Genus, James R. Moore
  • Publication number: 20140288041
    Abstract: The present invention relates to aryl- or heteroaryl-substituted benzene compounds. The present invention also relates to pharmaceutical compositions containing these compounds and methods of treating cancer by administering these compounds and pharmaceutical compositions to subjects in need thereof. The present invention also relates to the use of such compounds for research or other non-therapeutic purposes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 12, 2014
    Publication date: September 25, 2014
    Applicant: EPIZYME, INC.
    Inventors: Kevin Wayne Kuntz, Richard Chesworth, Kenneth William Duncan, Heike Keilhack, Natalie Warholic, Christine Klaus, Sarah Kathleen Knutson, Timothy James Nelson Wigle, Masashi Seki, Syuji Shirotori, Satoshi Kawano
  • Patent number: 8840866
    Abstract: This invention relates to a method of imaging amyloid deposits and to styrylpyridine compounds, and methods of making radiolabeled styrylpyridine compounds useful in imaging amyloid deposits. This invention also relates to compounds, and methods of making compounds for inhibiting the aggregation of amyloid proteins to form amyloid deposits, and a method of delivering a therapeutic agent to amyloid deposits.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 7, 2013
    Date of Patent: September 23, 2014
    Assignee: The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania
    Inventors: Hank F. Kung, Mei-Ping Kung
  • Publication number: 20140256748
    Abstract: 2-((3-(4-cyanonaphthalen-1-yl)pyridin-4-yl)thio)-2-methylpropanoic acid is useful in the modulation of blood or serum uric acid levels. In some embodiments, 2-((3-(4-cyanonaphthalen-1-yl)pyridin-4-yl)thio)-2-methylpropanoic acid is used in the treatment or prevention of disorders related to aberrant levels of uric acid. In some embodiments, 2-((3-(4-cyanonaph-thalen-1-yl)pyridin-4-yl)thio)-2-methylpropanoic acid is used for reducing serum uric acid levels in a human. Also described herein are compositions comprising 2-((3-(4-cyanonaphthalen-1-yl)pyridin-4-yl)thio)-2-methylpropanoic acid, and their use in the modulation of blood or serum uric acid levels.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 2, 2012
    Publication date: September 11, 2014
    Inventors: Li-Tain Yeh, Barry D. Quart
  • Publication number: 20140256774
    Abstract: A method of treating at least one of inflammation, psoriasis, and/or hypertension comprising administering to a patient in need there of an effective gamma-ketoaldehyde scavenging amount of a gamma-ketoaldehyde scavenging compound.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 12, 2012
    Publication date: September 11, 2014
    Applicant: VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: L. Jackson Roberts, Venkataraman Amarnath, David G. Harrison
  • Publication number: 20140243335
    Abstract: This invention provides compounds of formula (I): wherein R1, R1b, R2a, R2b, R2c, and R2d have values as described in the specification, useful as inhibitors of HDAC6. The invention also provides pharmaceutical compositions comprising the compounds of the invention and methods of using the compositions in the treatment of proliferative, inflammatory, infectious, neurological or cardiovascular diseases or disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 5, 2014
    Publication date: August 28, 2014
    Applicant: Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Christopher Blackburn, Emily F. Calderwood, Kenneth M. Gigstad, Alexandra E. Gould, Sean J. Harrison, He Xu
  • Publication number: 20140243362
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to novel retinoid-related orphan receptor gamma (ROR?) modulators of formula (I), processes for their preparation, pharmaceutical compositions containing these modulators, and their use in the treatment of inflammatory, metabolic and autoimmune diseases mediated by ROR? wherein R1 to R7 are as defined in claim 35.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 25, 2012
    Publication date: August 28, 2014
    Inventors: Veronique Birault, Amanda Jennifer Campbell, Stephen Harrison, Joelle Le
  • Patent number: 8815917
    Abstract: Described herein is the DP2 antagonist [2?-(3-benzyl-1-ethyl-ureidomethyl)-6-methoxy-4?-trifluoromethyl-biphenyl-3-yl]-acetic acid, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. Also described are methods of preparing the DP2 antagonist, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. Also described herein are pharmaceutical compositions suitable for administration to a mammal that include the DP2 antagonist, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, and methods of using such pharmaceutical compositions for treating respiratory diseases or conditions, allergic diseases or conditions, inflammatory diseases or conditions, as well as other prostaglandin D2-dependent or prostaglandin D2-mediated diseases or conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2010
    Date of Patent: August 26, 2014
    Assignee: Panmira Pharmaceuticals, LLC
    Inventors: Jason Edward Brittain, Brian Andrew Stearns, Christopher David King, Kevin Ross Holme
  • Publication number: 20140235637
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds and methods for treating inflammatory and fibrotic disorders, including methods of modulating a stress activated protein kinase (SAPK) system with an active compound, wherein the active compound exhibits low potency for inhibition of the p38 MAPK; and wherein the contacting is conducted at a SAPK-modulating concentration that is at a low percentage inhibitory concentration for inhibition of the p38 MAPK by the compound. Also disclosed are derivatives and analogs of pirfenidone, useful for modulating a stress activated protein kinase (SAPK) system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 28, 2014
    Publication date: August 21, 2014
    Applicant: InterMune, Inc.
    Inventors: Karl Kossen, Scott D. Seiwert, Vladimir Serebryany, Donald Ruhrmund, Leonid D. Beigelman, Luca Francesco Mario Raveglia, Stefania Vallese, Ivana Bianchi, Tao Hu