Plural Hetero Atoms In The Additional Hetero Ring Patents (Class 540/603)
  • Patent number: 9086416
    Abstract: Novel method and reagents for generating reversibly tagged saccharides, aldehydes, carboxyl acids, or orthoacetates useful in analytical and diagnostic applications are disclosed. Saccharides are coupled at the reducing end to tagging moieties comprising a reagent selected from a ortho-diaminobenzoic (DAB)-peptide, an aldo-imidazole or N-methylated aldo-imidazole, or an ortho-phenyldiamine (OPD) or substituted OPD. The tagged saccharide further comprising detectable or functional groups coupled to the tagging moiety are provided. Kits and reagents for chromatography and mass spectrometry are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 12, 2012
    Date of Patent: July 21, 2015
    Assignee: Academia Sinica
    Inventor: Wen-Bin Yang
  • Publication number: 20150051193
    Abstract: Compounds and methods are provided for the treatment of pathogen infections. In some embodiments, the anti-infective compounds have broad spectrum activity against a variety of infective diseases, where the diseases are caused by pathogens containing a basic amino acid PIP-2 pincer (BAAPP) domain that interacts with phosphatidylinositol 4,5-bisphosphate (PIP-2) to mediate pathogen replication. Also provided are methods of inhibiting a PI4-kinase and methods of inhibiting viral infection. In some embodiments, the compound is a PI4-kinase inhibiting compound that is a 5-aryl-thiazole. The subject compounds may be formulated or provided to a subject in combination with a second anti-infective agent, e.g. interferon, ribivarin, and the like.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 5, 2012
    Publication date: February 19, 2015
    Inventors: Jeffrey S. Glenn, Michael A. Gelman, Brandon Tavshanjian, Kevan Shokat, Ingrid Choong
  • Publication number: 20150045551
    Abstract: The present invention provides agents for treating or preventing diseases such as mood disorder, anxiety disorder, schizophrenia, Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, Huntington's chorea, eating disorder, hypertension, gastrointestinal disease, drug addiction, epilepsy, cerebral infarction, cerebral ischemia, cerebral edema, head injury, inflammation, immune-related disease, alopecia.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 29, 2013
    Publication date: February 12, 2015
    Applicant: TAISHO PHARMACEUTICAL CO., LTD
    Inventors: Mitsukane Yoshinaga, Tomoko Ishizaka, Daisuke Wakasugi, Shin-ichi Shirokawa, Nobutaka Hattori, Shuhei Kashiwa, Takeshi Kuwada, Youichi Shimazaki
  • Publication number: 20150031681
    Abstract: A medicament for treating diseases associated with cholinergic properties in the central nervous system (CNS) and/or peripheral nervous system (PNS), diseases associated with smooth muscle contraction, endocrine disorders, neurodegenerative disorders and the like, which comprises a compound of Formula (I): wherein A is CR1E or a nitrogen atom, X—Y—Z is N—CO—NR3AR3B and the like, R1A to R1E are each independently a hydrogen atom and the like, R2A to R2D are each independently a hydrogen atom and the like, R3A and R3B are each independently an optionally-substituted C3-10 cycloalkyl and the like, and n is 1 or 2 or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, which exhibits potent modulatory-effects on the activity of ?7 nicotinic acetylcholine receptor (?7 nAChR).
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 9, 2013
    Publication date: January 29, 2015
    Inventors: Shinya Usui, Hiroki Yamaguchi, Yoko Nakai
  • Patent number: 8940730
    Abstract: Briefly described, embodiments of this disclosure include compounds, pharmaceutical compositions, methods of treating a host infected with a virus from the Flaviviridae family of viruses, methods of inhibiting HCV replication in a host, methods of inhibiting the binding of NS4B polypeptide to the 3?UTR of HCV negative strand RNA in a host, methods of treating liver fibrosis in a host, and the like.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 16, 2010
    Date of Patent: January 27, 2015
    Assignee: The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University
    Inventors: Jeffrey S. Glenn, Wenjin Yang, Ingrid C. Choong
  • Patent number: 8937184
    Abstract: The invention relates to a group of 1H-imidazole derivatives which are modulators of cannabinoid CB2 receptors, to methods for the preparation of these compounds, to novel intermediates useful for the synthesis of said imidazole derivatives, to methods for the preparation of these intermediates, to pharmaceutical compositions containing one or more of these 1H-imidazole derivatives as active ingredient, as well as to the use of these pharmaceutical compositions for the treatment of disorders in which cannabinoid CB2 receptors are involved. The compounds have the general formula (I) wherein R1-R4 have the meanings given in the specification.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 14, 2006
    Date of Patent: January 20, 2015
    Assignee: Abbvie B.V.
    Inventors: Josephus H. M. Lange, Herman H. Van Stuivenberg, Bernard J. Van Vliet
  • Publication number: 20150018339
    Abstract: Compounds having the general formula II, III, or IV wherein R1 can be a radical of an optionally substituted C-4 to C-7 N-containing heterocycle or a radical of an optionally substituted cyclic or acyclic tertiary amine or isoindoline-1,3-dione: R2,3,4,5,6 can each independently be any one or combinations of the following moieties, cyano, nitro, acyl, alkyl, amido, azido, isothiocyanate, isocyanate, optionally substituted anilino, halogens, ethers, sulfonamides, thioacyl, nitro, aromatic, heterocyclic, olefinic, acetylene, deuterium, or tritium; Y can be either CH, CH2, O, S, OCH2, N—R, N—Ar, C—R, C—Ar; Z can be either H, O, S, S—R or NR.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 21, 2014
    Publication date: January 15, 2015
    Inventors: Christopher R. MCCURDY, Christophe Mesangeau, Bonnie Ann Avery, Ahmed Hassan Amin Abdelazeem, Frederick T. Chin, Jacques Henri Poupaert
  • Publication number: 20140364408
    Abstract: The invention generally relates to nuclear transport modulators, e.g., CRM1 inhibitors, and more particularly to a compound represented by structural formula (I): or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, wherein the values and alternative values for the variables are as defined and described herein. The invention also includes the synthesis and use of a compound of structural formula I, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt or composition thereof, e.g., in the treatment, modulation and/or prevention of physiological conditions associated with CRM1 activity.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 29, 2012
    Publication date: December 11, 2014
    Applicant: KARYOPHARM THERAPEUTICS INC.
    Inventors: Vincent P. Sandanayaka, Sharon Shacham, Dilara McCauley, Sharon Shechter
  • Patent number: 8889668
    Abstract: The invention relates to compounds of formula (I): wherein R1, R2, Ra, Rb, Rc and W, have the meanings given in claim 1. The compounds are useful e.g. in the treatment of autoimmune disorders, such as multiple sclerosis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 12, 2012
    Date of Patent: November 18, 2014
    Assignee: Merck Serono SA
    Inventors: Cyril Montagne, Anna Quattropani, Wolfgang Sauer, Agnes Bombrun
  • Publication number: 20140303143
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds of Formula (A) or a salt thereof, wherein “Het”, Ra, and Rb are defined herein, which have properties for blocking Nav 1.7 ion channels found in peripheral and sympathetic neurons. Also described are pharmaceutical formulations comprising the compounds of Formula (A) or their salts, and methods of treating neuropathic pain disorders using the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 26, 2012
    Publication date: October 9, 2014
    Inventors: Mark E. Layton, Joseph E. Pero, Hannah Fiji, Michael J. Kelly, III, Pablo de Leon, Michael A. Rossi, Kevin F. Gilbert, Anthony J. Roecker, Zhijian Zhao, Swati I P. Mercer, Scott Wolkenberg, James Mulhearn, Lianyun Zhao, Dansu Li
  • Publication number: 20140296289
    Abstract: Thiazolyl oxime ethers and hydrazones of the formula (I), in which the symbols A, L1, L2, Y, W, X, R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6 and R7 have the meanings given in the description, and also agrochemically active salts thereof, and their use for controlling phytopathogenic harmful fungi, and also methods for controlling phytopathogenic harmful fungi and processes for preparing compounds of the formula (I).
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2014
    Publication date: October 2, 2014
    Applicant: Bayer CropScience AG
    Inventors: Pierre CRISTAU, Nicola Rahn, Tomoki Tsuchiya, Ulrike Wachendorff-Neumann, Arnd Voerste, Jürgen Benting
  • Publication number: 20140235619
    Abstract: This invention relates to methods of screening for modulators of mammalian cell injury cause by TRPM7 gene and protein activity, compounds that modulate TRPM7 gene and protein activity and methods of treatment of mammalian cell injury using modulators of TRPM7 gene and protein activity.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 26, 2013
    Publication date: August 21, 2014
    Applicant: NONO INC.
    Inventors: Xiujun Sun, Michael Tymianski, David Garman
  • Publication number: 20140171403
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel compounds that are autotaxin inhibitors, processes for their preparation, pharmaceutical compositions and medicaments containing them and to their use in diseases and disorders mediated by autotaxin.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 15, 2013
    Publication date: June 19, 2014
    Applicant: Novartis AG
    Inventors: Darren Mark Legrand, Vikki Furminger, Christopher Thomson, Owen Rhys Hughes, Emily Stanley
  • Publication number: 20140171404
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel compounds that are autotaxin inhibitors, processes for their preparation, pharmaceutical compositions and medicaments containing them and to their use in the treatment of an ATX-dependent or ATX-mediated disease or condition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 17, 2013
    Publication date: June 19, 2014
    Applicant: NOVARTIS AG
    Inventors: Vikki FURMINGER, Owen Rhys HUGHES, Darren Mark LEGRAND, Emily STANLEY, Christopher THOMSON
  • Publication number: 20140171420
    Abstract: Compounds are provided that act as potent antagonists of the CCR1 receptor, and have in vivo anti-inflammatory activity. The compounds are diazole lactam derivatives and are useful in pharmaceutical compositions, methods for the treatment of CCR1-mediated disease, and as controls in assays for the identification of competitive CCR1 antagonists.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 6, 2013
    Publication date: June 19, 2014
    Applicant: ChemoCentryx, Inc.
    Inventors: Xi Chen, Pingchen Fan, Yandong Li, Jay P. Powers, Viengkham Malathong, Sreenivas Punna, Hiroko Tanaka, Penglie Zhang, Dean Dragoli
  • Publication number: 20140162998
    Abstract: A Pim kinase inhibitor compound having the structure represented by Formula I, and isomers, diastereomers, enantiomers, tautomers, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. The compounds significantly inhibit Pim kinase activity and can be used to prepare drugs for treating Pim kinase mediated diseases, such as cancers, autoimmune diseases, allergic reactions, or organ transplant rejection. Also provided are methods for preparing the compounds represented by Formula I.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 10, 2014
    Publication date: June 12, 2014
    Applicant: Jikai Biosciences, Inc.
    Inventor: Yu GE
  • Patent number: 8735388
    Abstract: The present invention relates to heterocyclic compounds of formula (I) having affinity to muscarinic receptors, a pharmaceutical composition containing the compounds, as well as the use of the compounds for the preparation of a medicament for treating, alleviating or preventing muscarinic receptor medicated diseases and conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 16, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 27, 2014
    Assignee: AbbVie B.V.
    Inventors: Axel Stoit, Hein K. A. C. Coolen, Cornelis G. Kruse, Jan H. Reinders
  • Publication number: 20140128376
    Abstract: Pyrazol-4-yl-heterocyclyl-carboxamide compounds of Formula I, including stereoisomers, geometric isomers, tautomers, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, wherein X is a thiazolyl, picolinyl, pyridinyl, or pyrimidinyl, are useful for inhibiting Pim kinase, and for treating disorders such as cancer mediated by Pim kinase. Methods of using compounds of Formula I for in vitro, in situ, and in vivo diagnosis, prevention or treatment of such disorders in mammalian cells, or associated pathological conditions, are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 13, 2014
    Publication date: May 8, 2014
    Applicant: Genentech, Inc.
    Inventor: Xiaojing Wang
  • Publication number: 20140094450
    Abstract: The present invention relates to benzoimidazole-carboxylic acid amide compounds of the formula I, in which R?, R?, R??, R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6 and Z are defined as indicated below. The compounds of the formula I are APJ receptor modulators, and are useful for the treatment of diseases associated with increased blood pressure for example. The invention furthermore relates to the use of compounds of the formula I, in particular as active ingredients in pharmaceuticals, and pharmaceutical compositions comprising them.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2013
    Publication date: April 3, 2014
    Applicant: SANOFI
    Inventors: Stephanie HACHTEL, Paulus WOHLFART, John WESTON, Marco MUELLER, Elisabeth DEFOSSA, Katharina MERTSCH, Jian-Hui WENG, Robert Alan BINNIE, Farid ABDUL-LATIF, William Jerome BOCK, Armin WALSER
  • Publication number: 20140051688
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds, compositions and methods for treating various diseases, syndromes, conditions and disorders, including pain. Such compounds are represented by Formula I as follows: wherein R1, R2, R3, Q, and G are defined herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 16, 2013
    Publication date: February 20, 2014
    Applicant: Janssen Pharmaceutica NV
    Inventors: Michael WINTERS, Zhihua Sui
  • Patent number: 8623863
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to disubstituted azepan and oxazepan amide compounds which are antagonists of orexin receptors, and which are useful in the treatment or prevention of neurological and psychiatric disorders and diseases in which orexin receptors are involved. The invention is also directed to pharmaceutical compositions comprising these compounds and the use of these compounds and compositions in the prevention or treatment of such diseases in which orexin receptors are involved.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 2009
    Date of Patent: January 7, 2014
    Assignee: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
    Inventors: Paul J. Coleman, Mark E. Fraley, John D. Schreier
  • Publication number: 20130338144
    Abstract: The invention described herein pertains to compounds, compositions and formulations comprising the compounds, and methods for use of the compounds, compositions and/or formulations in the treatment of diseases responsive to the inhibition of uPAR-uPA interactions, such as cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 2, 2012
    Publication date: December 19, 2013
    Applicant: INDIANA UNIVERSITY RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION
    Inventor: Samy Meroueh
  • Publication number: 20130261108
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds of Formula (I), a stereoisomer, enantiomer, a pharmaceutically acceptable salt or an amino acid conjugate thereof; wherein variables are as defined herein; and their pharmaceutical compositions, which are useful as modulators of the activity of Farnesiod X receptors (FXR).
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 30, 2011
    Publication date: October 3, 2013
    Applicant: IRM LLC
    Inventors: David C. Tully, Agnes Vidal, Daniel Mutnick, Phillip B. Alper
  • Patent number: 8546375
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are azetidinyl compounds of formula I, as described herein, pharmaceutical compositions comprising an azetidinyl compound, and a method of using an azetidinyl compound in the treatment or prophylaxis of a melanin-concentrating hormone related disease or condition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 5, 2011
    Date of Patent: October 1, 2013
    Assignee: AstraZeneca AB
    Inventors: Susanne Doris Margit Bökman-Winiwarter, Marlene Fredenwall, Carl Anders Hogner, Lars Anders Mikael Johansson, Robert Andrew Judkins, Lanna Li, Björn Christian Ingvar Löfberg, Sverker Von Unge
  • Patent number: 8541595
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to imidazoisoindole compounds which are antagonists of neuropeptide S receptors, and which are useful in the treatment or prevention of neurological and psychiatric disorders and diseases in which the neuropeptide S receptor is involved. The invention is also directed to pharmaceutical compositions comprising these compounds and the use of these compounds and compositions in the prevention or treatment of such diseases in which the neuropeptide S receptor is involved.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 3, 2009
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2013
    Assignee: Merch Sharp & Dohme Corp.
    Inventors: Peter J. Manley, Kausik K Nanda, B. Wesley Trotter
  • Publication number: 20130231321
    Abstract: The present invention provides 2-substituted-ethynylthiazole derivatives of formula (I): wherein R1, R2 and X are as defined herein, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof; and pharmaceutical compositions and methods of using same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 16, 2013
    Publication date: September 5, 2013
    Applicant: H. LUNDBECK A/S
    Inventors: Mathivanan Packiarajan, Allen Hopper, Anette Graven Sams, Gitte Kobberoee Mikkelsen, Michel Grenon
  • Patent number: 8519124
    Abstract: A compound represented by general formula (I): a salt thereof, a solvate thereof, or a prodrug thereof wherein all symbols are as defined in the specification has an antagonistic activity against CXCR4 and is therefore useful as a preventive and/or therapeutic agent for CXCR4-mediated diseases, for example, inflammatory and immune diseases (for example, rheumatoid arthritis, arthritis, systemic erythematosus, retinopathy, macular degeneration, pulmonary fibrosis, transplanted organ rejection, etc.), allergic diseases, infections (for example, human immunodeficiency virus infection, acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, etc.), psychoneurotic diseases, cerebral diseases, cardiac/vascular disease (for example, arteriosclerosis, myocardial infarction, stenocardia, cerebral infarction, chronic arterial occlusive disease, etc.), metabolic diseases, and cancerous diseases (for example, cancer, cancer metastasis, etc.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2012
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2013
    Assignee: Ono Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Masaya Kokubo, Hiroshi Ochiai, Yoshikazu Takaoka, Shiro Shibayama
  • Publication number: 20130184258
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds useful as inhibitors of voltage-gated sodium channels. The invention also provides pharmaceutically acceptable compositions comprising the compounds of the invention and methods of using the compositions in the treatment of various disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 26, 2012
    Publication date: July 18, 2013
    Applicant: VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS INCORPORATED
    Inventor: Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
  • Patent number: 8440837
    Abstract: The present invention provides 2-substituted-ethynylthiazole derivatives of formula (I): wherein R1, R2 and X are as defined herein, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof; and pharmaceutical compositions and methods of using same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 20, 2010
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2013
    Assignee: H. Lundbeck A/S
    Inventors: Allen Hopper, Anette Graven Sams, Gitte Kobberoee Mikkelsen, Mathivanan Packiarajan, Michel Grenon
  • Publication number: 20130109676
    Abstract: The invention relates to compounds of formula (I): wherein R1, R2, Ra, Rb, Rc and W, have the meanings given in claim 1. The compounds are useful e.g. in the treatment of autoimmune disorders, such as multiple sclerosis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 12, 2012
    Publication date: May 2, 2013
    Applicant: MERCK SERONO SA
    Inventor: Merck Serono SA
  • Patent number: 8410159
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds of formula (I), methods for their preparation, medicaments comprising these compounds as well their use in the manufacture of a medicament for the treatment of humans and animals.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2013
    Assignee: Laboratories del Dr. Esteve, S.A.
    Inventors: Rosa Cuberes-Altisent, Joerg Holenz
  • Publication number: 20130079321
    Abstract: Pyrazol-4-yl-heterocyclyl-carboxamide compounds of Formula I, including stereoisomers, geometric isomers, tautomers, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, wherein X is thiazolyl, pyrazinyl, pyridinyl, or pyrimidinyl, are useful for inhibiting Pim kinase, and for treating disorders such as cancer mediated by Pim kinase. Methods of using compounds of Formula I for in vitro, in situ, and in vivo diagnosis, prevention or treatment of such disorders in mammalian cells, or associated pathological conditions, are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 26, 2012
    Publication date: March 28, 2013
    Applicant: GENENTECH, INC.
    Inventor: GENENTECH, INC.
  • Patent number: 8404676
    Abstract: The invention relates to compounds of formula (I): wherein R1, R2, Ra, Rb, Rc and W, have the meanings given in claim 16. The compounds are useful e.g. in the treatment of autoimmune disorders, such as multiple sclerosis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 1, 2008
    Date of Patent: March 26, 2013
    Assignee: Merck Serono SA
    Inventors: Cyril Montagne, Anna Quattropani, Wolfgang Sauer, Agnes Bombrun
  • Publication number: 20130072467
    Abstract: The present invention provides a novel compound having a superior activity as an ERR-? modulator and useful as an agent for the prophylaxis or treatment of ERR-? associated diseases. The present invention relates to a compound represented by the formula wherein each symbol is as defined in the specification, or a salt thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 3, 2012
    Publication date: March 21, 2013
    Inventors: Shigemitsu MATSUMOTO, Koji Ono, Yusuke Tominari, Taisuke Katoh, Kazuhiro Miwa, Atsushi Hasuoka, Shinichi Imamura
  • Patent number: 8377983
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds and methods from the treatment of cancer. The invention provides compounds that inhibit Aurora kinase, pharmaceutical compositions comprising compounds that inhibit Aurora kinase, and methods for the treatment of cancer using the compounds of the presentation invention or pharmaceutical compositions comprising compounds of the present invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 10, 2010
    Date of Patent: February 19, 2013
    Assignee: TransTech Pharma, Inc.
    Inventors: Adnan M. M. Mjalli, Brian S. Grella, Govindan Subramanian, Murty N. Arimilli, Ramesh Gopalaswamy, Robert C. Andrews, Stephen Davis, Xiaochuan Guo, Jeff Zhu
  • Publication number: 20130035304
    Abstract: This invention relates to compounds which selectively bind to the survival protein MCL-1 with high affinity and selectivity, pharmaceutical compositions containing such compounds and the use of those compounds or compositions for modulating MCL-1 activity and for treating hyperproliferative disorders, angiogenesis disorders, cell cycle regulation disorders, autophagy regulation disorders, inflammatory disorders, and/or infectious disorders and/or for enhancing cellular engraftment and/or wound repair, as a sole agent or in combination with other active ingredients.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 31, 2011
    Publication date: February 7, 2013
    Inventors: Loren D. Walensky, Michelle L. Stewart, Nicole Cohen
  • Publication number: 20130012493
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds of the general formula (I): wherein ring A, ring B, G, R3, Z, L1, and L2 are selected independently of each other and are as defined herein, to compositions comprising the compounds, and to methods of using the compounds as glucagon receptor antagonists and for the treatment or prevention of type 2 diabetes and conditions related thereto.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 22, 2011
    Publication date: January 10, 2013
    Inventors: He Zhao, Ping Chen, Peishan Lin, Peng Dai, Jason Louis Davis, Duane E. DeMong, Michael W. Miller, Xing Dai, Michael K. Wong, Brian J. Lavey, Wensheng Yu, Guowei Zhou, Andrew W. Stamford, Joseph A. Kozlowski, William J. Greenlee
  • Publication number: 20120328691
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel Anilinopiperazine Derivatives of Formula (I), compositions comprising the Anilinopiperazine Derivatives, and methods for using the Anilinopiperazine Derivatives for treating or preventing a proliferative disorder, cancer, an anti-proliferative disorder, inflammation, arthritis, a central nervous system disorder, a cardiovascular disease, alopecia, a neuronal disease, an ischemic injury, a viral disease, a fungal infection, or a disorder related to the activity of a protein kinase.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 29, 2007
    Publication date: December 27, 2012
    Inventors: Gerald W. Shipps, JR., Cliff C. Cheng, Xiaohua Huang, Thierry O. Fischmann, Jose S. Duca, Matthew Richards, Hongbo Zeng, Binyuan Sun, Panduranga Adulla Reddy, Tzu T. Wong, Praveen K. Tadikonda, M. Arshad Siddiqui, Marc A. Labroli, Cory Poker, Timothy J. Guzi
  • Publication number: 20120316148
    Abstract: The invention relates to compounds and methods for modulating one or more components of a kinase signaling cascade.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 7, 2012
    Publication date: December 13, 2012
    Applicant: Dynamix Pharmaceuticals LTD.
    Inventors: Oren M. Becker, Itai Bloch, Efrat Ben-Zeev, Alina Shitrit, Avihai Yacovan, Sharon Gazal, Vered Behar, Alexander Konson, Nili Schutz, Sima Mirilashvili, Gali Golan
  • Patent number: 8314247
    Abstract: A hydrazone derivative of formula [I]: wherein Ring A is aryl or heteroaryl, Ring T is heteroaryl or heterocycle, R1 and R2 are independently hydrogen atom, halogen atom, cycloalkylsulfonyl, etc., R3 and R4 combine each other together with the adjacent nitrogen atom to form substituted or unsubstituted heterocycle, R5 is hydrogen atom, halogen atom, cyano, nitro, tetrazolyl, etc., and R6 is hydrogen atom, etc.; or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof is useful as a glucokinase activation agent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 9, 2008
    Date of Patent: November 20, 2012
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation
    Inventors: Iwao Takamuro, Kazutoshi Sugawara, Hiroshi Sugama
  • Publication number: 20120277217
    Abstract: Presently provided are IDO inhibitors of general formulae (VII), (VIII) as shown below and pharmaceutical compositions thereof, useful for modulating an activity of indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase; treating indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase (IDO) mediated immunosuppression; treating a medical conditions that benefit from the inhibition of enzymatic activity of indoleamine-2,3-dioxygenase; enhancing the effectiveness of an anti-cancer treatment comprising administering an anti-cancer agent; treating tumor-specific immunosuppression associated with cancer; and treating immunosupression associated with an infectious disease.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 27, 2010
    Publication date: November 1, 2012
    Applicant: NewLink Genetics Corporation
    Inventors: Mario R. Mautino, Sanjeev Kumar, Firoz Jaipuri, Jesse Waldo, Tanay Kesharwani, Xiaoxia Zhang
  • Publication number: 20120276050
    Abstract: Clemizole and clemizole analog compounds, and pharmaceutical compositions of the same, are useful in methods of treating a host infected with a virus from the Flaviviridae family of viruses, methods of inhibiting HCV replication in a host, methods of inhibiting the binding of NS4B polypeptide to the 3?UTR of HCV negative strand RNA in a host, and methods of treating liver fibrosis in a host.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 16, 2010
    Publication date: November 1, 2012
    Inventors: Ingrid C. Choong, David Cory, Jeffrey S. Glenn, Wenjin Yang
  • Patent number: 8299063
    Abstract: The present invention pertains generally to the field of therapeutic compounds. More specifically the present invention pertains to certain amido-thiophene compounds that, inter alia, inhibit 11?-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1 (11?-HSD1). The present invention also pertains to pharmaceutical compositions comprising such compounds, and the use of such compounds and compositions, both in vitro and in vivo, to inhibit 11?-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1; to treat disorders that are ameliorated by the inhibition of 11?-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase type 1; to treat the metabolic syndrome, which includes disorders such as type 2 diabetes and obesity, and associated disorders including insulin resistance, hypertension, lipid disorders and cardiovascular disorders such as ischaemic (coronary) heart disease; to treat CNS disorders such as mild cognitive impairment and early dementia, including Alzheimer's disease; etc.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2009
    Date of Patent: October 30, 2012
    Assignee: The University of Edinburgh
    Inventors: Scott Peter Webster, Jonathan Robert Seckl, Brian Robert Walker, Peter Ward, Thomas David Pallin, Hazel Joan Dyke, Trevor Robert Perrior
  • Patent number: 8299061
    Abstract: This invention provides compounds of formula I: or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof; as well as a method for treating obesity, a method for treating diabetes, and a pharmaceutical composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 7, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 30, 2012
    Assignee: Eli Lilly and Company
    Inventors: Macklin Brian Arnold, Thomas James Beauchamp, Emily Jane Canada, Erik James Hembre, Jianliang Lu, John Robert Rizzo, John Mehnert Schaus, Qing Shi
  • Publication number: 20120238550
    Abstract: There is provided a compound of formula I wherein Z is selected from N and CR22, wherein R22 is H or a bond with D; wherein D is selected from a bond, C?O, and linear or branched hydrocarbon groups having a carbon chain of from 1 to 6 carbon atoms, wherein the carbon chain optionally contains an oxy group (?O), an ether (—O—) or thioether (—S—) link, wherein R1 is selected from: triazolyl, imidazolyl, pyrimidinyl radical wherein each of R2 to R6 is independently selected from —H, NO2, halo, —CN, —N[(C?O)0-1R12][(C?O)0-1R13] and —(CH2)0-1R14, or two adjacent groups of R2 to R6, together with the carbon atoms to which they are attached, form a ring, wherein at least one of R2 to R6 is —CN, wherein (i) at least one of R2 to R6 is —(CH2)0-1R14, or (ii) at least one of R2 to R6 is —N[(C?O)0-1R12][(C?O)0-1R13], or (iii) at least two adjacent groups of R2 to R6 together with the carbon atoms to which they are attached, form a ring, or (iv) at least one of R2 to R6 is —(CH2)0-1—O—R?14, wherein R12 and R13
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 23, 2010
    Publication date: September 20, 2012
    Inventors: Lok Wai Lawrence Woo, Christian Bubert, Paul Michael Wood, Aurélien Putey, Atul Purohit, Barry Victor Lloyd Potter
  • Patent number: 8268833
    Abstract: This invention comprises the novel compounds of formula (I) wherein n, t, R1, R2, R3, R4, L, Q, X, Y, Z and have defined meanings, having histone deacetylase inhibiting enzymatic activity; their preparation, compositions containing them and their use as a medicine.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 18, 2009
    Date of Patent: September 18, 2012
    Assignee: Janssen Pharmaceutica, N.V.
    Inventors: Patrick René Angibaud, Isabelle Noëlle Constance Pilatte, Sven Franciscus Anna Van Brandt, Bruno Roux, Peter Ten Holte, Marc Gustaaf Celine Verdonck, Lieven Meerpoel, Alexey Borisovich Dyatkin
  • Publication number: 20120207765
    Abstract: A compound represented by general formula (I): a salt thereof, a solvate thereof, or a prodrug thereof wherein all symbols are as defined in the specification has an antagonistic activity against CXCR4 and is therefore useful as a preventive and/or therapeutic agent for CXCR4-mediated diseases, for example, inflammatory and immune diseases (for example, rheumatoid arthritis, arthritis, systemic erythematosus, retinopathy, macular degeneration, pulmonary fibrosis, transplanted organ rejection, etc.), allergic diseases, infections (for example, human immunodeficiency virus infection, acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, etc.), psychoneurotic diseases, cerebral diseases, cardiac/vascular disease (for example, arteriosclerosis, myocardial infarction, stenocardia, cerebral infarction, chronic arterial occlusive disease, etc.), metabolic diseases, and cancerous diseases (for example, cancer, cancer metastasis, etc.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 8, 2012
    Publication date: August 16, 2012
    Applicant: ONO PHARMACEUTICAL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masaya Kokubo, Hiroshi Ochiai, Yoshikazu Takaoka, Shiro Shibayama
  • Publication number: 20120190845
    Abstract: The present invention discloses novel compounds of general formula (I) or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt or prodrug thereof (in which X1-X5, R5-R8b, Z1-Z2 and Ar1 are defined herein), a method for inhibiting the VR1 receptor in mammals using these compounds, a method for controlling pain in mammals, and pharmaceutical compositions including those compounds and a process for making those compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 9, 2011
    Publication date: July 26, 2012
    Inventors: Arthur R. Gomtsyan, Erol K. Bayburt, Chih-Hung Lee, John R. Koenig, Robert G. Schmidt, Kirill A. Lukin, Gilles Chamboumier, Margaret Chi-Ping Hsu, Robert M. Leanna, Russell D. Cink
  • Publication number: 20120178733
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to compounds represented by Formula I and pharmaceutically acceptable salts, solvates, hydrates, and prodrugs thereof which are inhibitors of Factor Xa. The present invention is also directed to and intermediates used in making such compounds, pharmaceutical compositions containing such compounds, methods to prevent or treat a number of conditions characterized by undesired thrombosis and methods of inhibiting the coagulation of a blood sample.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 19, 2011
    Publication date: July 12, 2012
    Inventors: Bing-Yan Zhu, Shawn M. Bauer, Zhaozhong J. Jia, Gary D. Probst, Yanchen Zhang, Robert M. Scarborough
  • Patent number: 8211884
    Abstract: Provided herein are compounds of the formula (I): as well as pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, wherein the substituents are as those disclosed in the specification. These compounds, and the pharmaceutical compositions containing them, are useful for the treatment of diseases such as, for example, obesity, type II diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2009
    Date of Patent: July 3, 2012
    Assignee: Madrigal Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: David Robert Bolin, Stuart Hayden, Yimin Qian