Piperazine Ring Patents (Class 544/121)
  • Patent number: 10202602
    Abstract: Oligonucleotide analogs comprising modified intersubunit linkages and/or modified 3? and/or 5?-end groups are provided. The disclosed compounds are useful for the treatment of diseases where inhibition of protein expression or correction of aberrant mRNA splice products produces beneficial therapeutic effects.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 25, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 12, 2019
    Assignee: SAREPTA THERAPEUTICS, INC.
    Inventors: Gunnar J. Hanson, Alexander Charles Rudolph, Bao Zhong Cai, Ming Zhou, Dwight D. Weller
  • Patent number: 10201525
    Abstract: A method of antagonizing P2X3 and/or P2X2/3 receptors or treating a disease misregulation of P2X3 and/or P2X2/3 receptors treating a patient with a compound of formula I wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5 and R6 are as defined herein, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. wherein, R1 is optionally substituted tetrazolyl, R2 is optionally substituted phenyl, optionally substituted pyridinyl or optionally substituted thienyl, and R3, R4, R5 and R6 are as defined herein. Also provided are methods of using the compounds for treating diseases associated with the P2X3 and/or a P2X2/3 receptor antagonist and methods of making the compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 12, 2019
    Assignee: Roche Palo Alto LLC
    Inventors: Michael Patrick Dillon, Ronald Charles Hawley, Li Chen, Lichun Feng, Minmin Yang
  • Patent number: 10017763
    Abstract: Morpholino oligomers containing modified intersubunit linkages and/or terminal groups are provided for use within dsRNA molecules. The oligomers are oligonucleotide analogs containing predetermined sequences of base-pairing moieties. Also provided are such oligomers conjugated to peptide transporter moieties, where the transporters are preferably composed of arginine subunits, or arginine dimers, alternating with neutral amino acid subunits.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 2, 2011
    Date of Patent: July 10, 2018
    Assignee: SAREPTA THERAPEUTICS, INC.
    Inventor: Patrick L. Iversen
  • Patent number: 9890130
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are compositions and methods of making phenolic compounds, and resins comprising these phenolic compounds. The compounds include multifunctional epoxies, amino glycidyl derivatives, and multi-functional amines prepared from hydroxymethyl derivatives of phenols and bisphenols.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 21, 2013
    Date of Patent: February 13, 2018
    Assignee: Empire Technology Development LLC
    Inventor: Georgius Abidal Adam
  • Patent number: 9877962
    Abstract: Piperazinyl derivatives of formula (I) and their use as a drug, particularly for the treatment of cancer, are disclosed. Also disclosed are pharmaceutical compositions comprising the piperazinyl derivatives, and methods for synthesizing the piperazinyl derivatives.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 22, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 30, 2018
    Inventor: Marc-Henry Pitty
  • Patent number: 9512424
    Abstract: The present invention provides a pharmaceutical agent which causes skipping of the 55th, 45th, 50th or 44th exon in the human dystrophin gene with a high efficiency. The present invention provides an oligomer which efficiently enables to cause skipping of the 55th, 45th, 50th or 44th exon in the human dystrophin gene.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 27, 2012
    Date of Patent: December 6, 2016
    Assignees: NIPPON SHINYAKU CO., LTD., NATIONAL CENTER OF NEUROLOGY AND PSYCHIATRY
    Inventors: Naoki Watanabe, Haruna Seo, Shin'ichi Takeda, Tetsuya Nagata
  • Patent number: 9365528
    Abstract: Derivatives of sulindac that lack cyclooxygenase inhibitory activity are provided along with pharmaceutical compositions containing them and use for treatment or prevention of cancer. The derivatives of sulindac are also suitable for treating chronic inflammatory conditions. A method for preparing the derivatives is also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 30, 2012
    Date of Patent: June 14, 2016
    Assignee: Southern Research Institute
    Inventors: Robert Reynolds, Bini Mathew, Gary A. Piazza
  • Patent number: 9321778
    Abstract: The present invention relates to piperazinyl derivatives of formula (I) and the use thereof as a drug, particularly for the treatment of cancer, the pharmaceutical compositions containing said derivatives, and the method for synthesising same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 28, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 26, 2016
    Inventor: Marc-Henry Pitty
  • Patent number: 9126936
    Abstract: The invention provides a method for the synthesis of dehydrogenated lactam drugs of Formula I:
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 2, 2013
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2015
    Assignee: Alkermes Pharma Ireland Limited
    Inventors: Julius F. Remenar, Laura Cook Blumberg, Tarek A. Zeidan
  • Publication number: 20150148330
    Abstract: This disclosure provides compounds and compositions which may be modulators of MAGL and/or ABHD6 and their use as medicinal agents, processes for their preparation, and pharmaceutical compositions that include disclosed compounds as at least one active agent. The disclosure also provides for method of treating a patient in need thereof, where the patient is suffering from indications such as pain, solid tumor cancer and/or obesity comprising administering a disclosed compound or composition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 16, 2015
    Publication date: May 28, 2015
    Inventors: Justin S. Cisar, Cheryl A. Grice, Todd K. Jones, Micah J. Niphakis, Jae Won Chang, Kenneth M. Lum, Benjamin F. Cravatt
  • 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: 20150119373
    Abstract: The invention relates to novel betulinic acid derivatives and related compounds, and pharmaceutical compositions useful for therapeutic treatment of viral diseases and particularly HIV mediated diseases.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 19, 2013
    Publication date: April 30, 2015
    Inventors: Bandi Parthasaradhi Reddy, Vedula Manohar Sharma, Kura Rathnakar Reddy, Mamnoor Prem Kumar, Kasireddy Bhaskar Reddy, Mogili Narsingam, Mukkera Venkati, Lanka VL Subrahmanyam, Ravi Mallikarjun Reddy
  • Publication number: 20150105370
    Abstract: Embodiments of the disclosure relate to selectively substituted quinoline compounds that act as antagonists or inhibitors for Toll-like receptors 7 and/or 8, and their use in pharmaceutical compositions effective for treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and lupus nephritis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 14, 2014
    Publication date: April 16, 2015
    Inventors: ERIC CARLSON, HANS HANSEN, LYNN HAWKINS, SALLY ISHIZAKA, MATTHEW MACKEY, SHAWN SCHILLER, CHIKAKO OGAWA, HEATHER DAVIS
  • Publication number: 20150099743
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds and pharmaceutically acceptable salts of Formulas A and B: wherein A, B, R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, R8, R9 and R10 are as defined above. The invention further relates to pharmaceutical compositions comprising the compounds and pharmaceutically acceptable salts and to methods of treating diabetes mellitus and its complications, cancer, ischemia, inflammation, central nervous system disorders, cardiovascular disease, Alzheimer's disease and dermatological disease pression, virus diseases, inflammatory disorders, or diseases in which the liver is a target organ.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 3, 2014
    Publication date: April 9, 2015
    Inventors: Hui LI, Seiji NUKUI, Stephanie Anne SCALES, Min TENG, Chunfeng YIN
  • Patent number: 8999981
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds and pharmaceutically acceptable salts of Formula (I): wherein X, R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, and R8 are as defined above. The invention further relates to pharmaceutical compositions comprising the compounds and pharmaceutically acceptable salts and to methods of treating diabetes mellitus and its complications (including in particular diabetic retinopathy, nephropathy or neuropathy), cancer, ischemia, inflammation, central nervous system disorders, cardiovascular disease, Alzheimer's disease and dermatological disease pression, viral diseases, inflammatory disorders, or diseases in which the liver is a target organ.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 6, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2015
    Assignees: Pfizer Inc., Pfizer Products Inc.
    Inventors: Iriny Botrous, Yufeng Hong, Hui Li, Kevin Kun-Chin Liu, Seiji Nukui, Min Teng, Eileen Valenzuela Tompkins, Chunfeng Yin
  • Publication number: 20150094298
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to compounds of formula I-II and pharmaceutically acceptable tautomers, salts, or stereoisomers thereof which are inhibitors of syk and/or JAK kinase. The present invention is also directed to intermediates used in making such compounds, the preparation of such a compound, pharmaceutical compositions containing such a compound, methods of inhibition syk and/or JAK kinase activity, methods of inhibition the platelet aggregation, and methods to prevent or treat a number of conditions mediated at least in part by syk and/or JAK kinase activity, such as undesired thrombosis and Non Hodgkin's Lymphoma.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 5, 2014
    Publication date: April 2, 2015
    Inventors: Shawn M. Bauer, Zhaozhong J. Jia, Mukund Mehrotra, Yonghong Song, Qing Xu, Wolin Huang, Chandrasekar Venkataramani, Jack W. Rose, Anjali Pandey
  • Patent number: 8993563
    Abstract: Compounds of Formulas Ia-d where X is S or O, mor is a morpholine group, and R3 is a monocyclic heteroaryl group, and including stereoisomers, geometric isomers, tautomers, solvates, metabolites and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, are useful for modulating the activity of lipid kinases including PI3K, and for treating disorders such as cancer mediated by lipid kinases. Methods of using compounds of Formula Ia-d 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: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2015
    Assignees: Genentech, Inc., F. Hoffmann-la Roche AG
    Inventors: Tracy Bayliss, Irina Chuckowree, Adrian Folkes, Sally Oxenford, Nan Chi Wan, Georgette Castanedo, Richard Goldsmith, Janet Gunzner, Tim Heffron, Simon Mathieu, Alan Olivero, Steven Staben, Daniel P. Sutherlin, Bing-Yan Zhu
  • Publication number: 20150080364
    Abstract: Provided herein are carbamate compounds which may be useful in the treatment of for example, pain, solid tumors and/or obesity.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 15, 2013
    Publication date: March 19, 2015
    Applicants: Abide Therapeutics, Inc., The Scripps Research Insititute
    Inventors: Justin S. Cisar, Cheryl A. Grice, Todd K. Jones, Dong-Hui Wang, Olivia Weber, Benjamin F. Cravatt, Micah J. Niphakis, Armand Cognetta, Jae Won Chang
  • Patent number: 8981084
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds having the formula: wherein X1, X2, X3, R1, R2, Y, Q, X, B and L are as defined herein, and methods of making and using the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 13, 2011
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2015
    Assignee: Tempero Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Erkan Baloglu, Shomir Ghosh, Mercedes Lobera, Darby Schmidt
  • Patent number: 8962607
    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 Y, Z, R1, and s are defined herein.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 22, 2013
    Date of Patent: February 24, 2015
    Assignee: Janssen Pharmaceutica NV
    Inventors: Haiyan Bian, Kristen Chevalier, Jose Clemente, Peter J Connolly, Christopher Flores, Shu-Chen Lin, Li Liu, John Mabus, Mark Macielag, Mark M McDonnell, Philip M Pitis, Yue-Mei Zhang, Sui-Po Zhang, Bin Zhu
  • Patent number: 8957069
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound represented by the following formula (I): wherein: Ring A represents an optionally substituted piperazine ring, an optionally substituted morpholine ring, or an optionally substituted bromopiperazine ring; R1 and R2 are the same or different from each other, and represent a hydrogen atom or optionally substituted lower alkyl; R3 and R4 are the same or different from each other, and represent a hydrogen atom or halogenated or non-halogenated lower alkyl; R3 to R7 are the same or different from each other, and represent a hydrogen atom, hydroxy, optionally substituted lower alkyl, optionally substituted lower alkenyl, optionally substituted lower alkoxy, optionally substituted cycloalkyl, optionally substituted aryl, an optionally substituted aromatic heterocyclic ring, optionally substituted amino, or acyl; and represents a single bond or double bond, wherein R2 and R3 do not exist when carbon atoms respectively adjacent to R2: and R3 form a double bond, and there is n
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 9, 2010
    Date of Patent: February 17, 2015
    Assignee: Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited
    Inventors: Tetsuya Tsukamoto, Takeshi Wakabayashi, Taiichi Ohra
  • Publication number: 20150045356
    Abstract: Provided is a superior, novel heterocyclic compound with improved solubility in oil such as sesame oil and benzyl benzoate, which has a broader treatment spectrum, causes less side effects, and is superior in tolerability and safety, and use thereof. A heterocyclic compound represented by the formula (I) wherein each symbol is as defined in the specification, or a salt thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 7, 2012
    Publication date: February 12, 2015
    Applicant: OTSUKA PHARMACEUTICAL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hiroshi Yamashita, Yohji Sakurai, Motoyuki Miyamoto, Yuichi Nakamura, Hideaki Kuroda, Takuya Minowa
  • Publication number: 20150018335
    Abstract: This disclosure provides compounds and compositions which may be modulators of MAGL and/or ABHD6 and their use as medicinal agents, processes for their preparation, and pharmaceutical compositions that include disclosed compounds as at least one active agent. The disclosure also provides for method of treating a patient in need thereof, where the patient is suffering from indications such as pain, solid tumor cancer and/or obesity comprising administering a disclosed compound or composition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 7, 2013
    Publication date: January 15, 2015
    Inventors: Justin S. Cisar, Cheryl A. Grice, Todd K. Jones, Micah J. Niphakis, Jae Won Chang, Kenneth M. Lum, Benjamin F. Cravatt
  • Patent number: 8927546
    Abstract: The invention includes a compound of formula I: wherein R1, Y, A, n, R4 and Z have any of the values described herein, as well as salts of such compounds, compositions comprising such compounds, and therapeutic methods that comprise the administration of such compounds. The compounds are inhibitors of PDE4 function and are useful for improving cognitive function and/or treating cognitive disorders or impairment, traumatic and/or ischemic injuries of the central and peripheral nervous system and/or psychiatric disorders in animals, especially humans.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 22, 2010
    Date of Patent: January 6, 2015
    Assignee: Dart Neuroscience (Cayman) Ltd.
    Inventors: Alan P. Kaplan, Terence P. Keenan, Michael I. Weinhouse, Mark E. Wilson, Andrew K. Lindstrom, William C. Ripka, Mi Chen
  • Publication number: 20150005284
    Abstract: Compounds of the formula I in which R1, R2 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: January 3, 2013
    Publication date: January 1, 2015
    Applicant: Merck Patent GmbH
    Inventors: Hans Michael Eggenweiler, Guenter Hoelzemann, Dieter Dorsch
  • Publication number: 20140378449
    Abstract: A compound of Formula I, enantiomers, diasteriomers, tautomers or pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, wherein R1, R2, R3, R4 and R5 are defined herein, are useful as JAK kinase inhibitors. A pharmaceutical composition that includes a compound of Formula I and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier, adjuvant or vehicle, and methods of treating or lessening the severity of a disease or condition responsive to the inhibition of JAK kinase activity in a patient are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 11, 2014
    Publication date: December 25, 2014
    Applicant: Genentech, Inc.
    Inventors: Bing-Yan Zhu, Michael Siu, Steven R. Magnuson, Richard Pastor, He Haiying, Xiao Yisong, Zheng Jifu, Xu Xing, Zhao Junping, Wendy Liu
  • Patent number: 8906852
    Abstract: This invention relates to compounds that inhibit protein tyrosine kinase activity. In particular the invention relates to compounds that inhibit the protein tyrosine kinase activity of growth factor receptors, resulting in the inhibition of receptor signaling, for example, the inhibition of VEGF receptor signaling. The invention also provides compounds, compositions and methods for treating cell proliferative diseases and conditions and ophthalmic diseases, disorders and conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 8, 2011
    Date of Patent: December 9, 2014
    Assignee: MethylGene Inc.
    Inventors: Stéphane Raeppel, Franck Raeppel, Stephen William Claridge, Lijie Zhan, Frédéric Gaudette, Michael Mannion, Norifumi Sato, Yohei Yuki, Masashi Kishida, Arkadii Vaisburg
  • Publication number: 20140350012
    Abstract: The invention further relates to a DGAT inhibitor of formula including any stereochemically isomeric form thereof, wherein A represents CH or N; the dotted line represents an optional bond in case A represents a carbon atom; X represents —NRx—C(?O)—; —Z—C(?O)—; —Z—NRx—C(?O)—; —S(?O)p-; —C(?S)—; —NRx—C(?S)—; —Z—C(?S)—; —Z—NRx—C(?S)—; —O—C(?O)—; —C(?O)—C(?O)—; R1 represents a 5-membered monocyclic heterocycle containing at least 2 heteroatoms; a 6-membered aromatic monocyclic heterocycle; or a 5-membered heterocycle containing at least 2 heteroatoms fused with phenyl, cyclohexyl or a 5- or 6-membered heterocycle; wherein each of said heterocycles may optionally be substituted; R2 represents R3; R3 represents C3-6cycloalkyl, phenyl, naphtalenyl, 2,3-dihydro-1,4-benzodioxinyl, 1,3-benzodioxolyl, 2,3-dihydrobenzofuranyl or a 6-membered aromatic heterocycle containing 1 or 2 N atoms, wherein said C3-6cycloalkyl, phenyl, naphtalenyl, 2,3-dihydro-1,4-benzodioxinyl, 1,3-benzodioxolyl, 2,3-dihydrobenzofuranyl or 6-
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 11, 2014
    Publication date: November 27, 2014
    Inventors: Jean-Pierre Andre Marc Bongartz, Lieven Meerpoel, Maria Gustaaf Boeckx, Guy Rosalia Eugeen Van Lommen, Christophe Francis Robert Nestor Buyck, Daniel Obrecht, Philipp Ermert, Anatol Luther
  • Patent number: 8895750
    Abstract: The present invention encompasses compounds of the formula (I) wherein the groups ring A and Cy are defined herein, which are suitable for the treatment of diseases related to BTK, process of making, pharmaceutical preparations which contain compounds and their methods of use.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2014
    Date of Patent: November 25, 2014
    Assignee: Boehringer Ingelheim International GmbH
    Inventors: Todd Bosanac, Michael J. Burke, Darren Disalvo, Wang Mao, John Westbrook
  • Publication number: 20140343059
    Abstract: Disclosed are novel piperazine derivatives that act as agonists of the ?7 nAChR. Also disclosed are pharmaceutical compositions, methods of treating inflammatory conditions, methods of treating CNS disorders, methods for inhibiting cytokine release from mammalian cells and methods for the preparation of the novel compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 29, 2014
    Publication date: November 20, 2014
    Inventors: Roger B. CLARK, Daniel ELBAUM
  • Patent number: 8889677
    Abstract: This invention relates to compounds of formula I their use as positive allosteric modulators of mGlu5 receptor activity, pharmaceutical compositions containing the same, and methods of using the same as agents for treatment and/or prevention of neurological and psychiatric disorders associated with glutamate dysfunction such as schizophrenia or cognitive decline such as dementia or cognitive impairment. A, B, Ar, R1, R2, R3 have meanings given in the description.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 11, 2013
    Date of Patent: November 18, 2014
    Assignee: Boehringer Ingellheim International GmbH
    Inventors: Matthias Grauert, Daniel Bischoff, Georg Dahmann, Raimund Kuelzer, Klaus Rudolf
  • Publication number: 20140336165
    Abstract: Provided is a compound having a D-amino acid oxidase (DAAO) inhibitory action, and useful as, for example, a prophylaxis and/or therapeutic agent for schizophrenia or neuropathic pain. The present inventors have studied a compound that inhibits DAAO, and confirm that a dihydroxy aromatic heterocyclic compound has a DAAO inhibitory action, and completed the present invention. That is, the dihydroxy aromatic heterocyclic compound of the present invention has a good DAAO inhibitory action, and can be used as a prophylaxis and/or therapeutic agent for, for example, schizophrenia or neuropathic pain.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 14, 2012
    Publication date: November 13, 2014
    Inventors: Takeshi Hondo, Keita Nakanishi, Tatsuya Niimi, Masaichi Warizaya, Ichiji Namatame, Katsuya Harada
  • Patent number: 8865714
    Abstract: This invention relates to a piperazine compound represented by Formula (I), wherein R1 is C1-6 alkyl; R2 is hydroxy, C1-6 alkyl that may have one or more substituents, —(C?O)—N(R3)(R4), or —(C?O)—OR5; R3 and R4 are the same or different, and each represents hydrogen or C1-6 alkyl that may have one or more substituents, or R3 and R4, taken together with a nitrogen atom to which R3 and R4 are attached, may form a saturated heterocyclic group; R5 is hydrogen or C1-6 alkyl that may have one or more substituents; and n is 1 or 2; or a salt thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 21, 2014
    Assignee: Taiho Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Yoshihiro Urade, Makoto Kitade, Kazuhiko Shigeno, Keiko Yamane, Katsunao Tanaka
  • Publication number: 20140309192
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds of Formula (I) and pharmaceutically acceptable salts, solvates, and hydrates thereof: that are useful in methods of treatment and alleviation of diseases and disorders of the heart, brain, kidney, immune, and reproductive system resulting from ischemia, or reperfusion subsequent to ischemia, and any downstream complication(s) related thereto. The present invention further relates to methods of treatment and alleviation of diseases and disorders of the vasculature resulting from vasoconstriction or hypertension and any downstream complication(s) resulting from elevated blood pressure and/or reduced tissue perfusion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 7, 2012
    Publication date: October 16, 2014
    Inventors: Thuy-Anh Tran, Anthony C. Blackburn, Bryan A. Kramer, Maiko Nagura, Carleton R. Sage, Young-Jun Shin, Ning Zou
  • 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: 8859534
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds of formula (I), wherein R1 is heteroaryl or heterocyclyl, optionally substituted; R2 is C1-4alkyl, heterocyclyl, C1-4alkylaryl, C1-4alkylheteroaryl, carbocyclyl, C1-4alkylheterocyclyl, heterocyclyl-heteroaryl, aryl-heterocyclyl, carbocyclyl-heteroaryl, heterocyclyl-aryl, optionally substituted; R3 is hydrogen or C1-4alkyl, or R2 and R3 may together with the nitrogen atom, form a saturated ring system containing 4, 5 or 6 ring forming atoms, and optionally substituted; R4 is hydrogen, halogen, methyl or methoxy; to pharmaceutical composition containing said compounds and to the use of said compounds in therapy, for instance in treating cognitive disorders. The present invention further relates to new intermediates useful in the preparation thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 4, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 14, 2014
    Assignee: Acturum Life Science AB
    Inventors: Johan Andersson, Helena Gyback, Anh Johansson, Christian Erik Linde, Jonas Malmstrom, Gunnar Nordvall, Tatjana Weigelt, Gitte Terp
  • Patent number: 8859583
    Abstract: The invention relates to new bicyclic heterocyclic derivative compounds of formula (I): wherein R1, A, X1, X2, X3, X4, X5 and R2 are as defined herein, to pharmaceutical compositions comprising said compounds and to the use of said compounds in the treatment of diseases, e.g. cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 18, 2011
    Date of Patent: October 14, 2014
    Assignee: Astex Therapeutics Limited
    Inventors: Gordon Saxty, Valerio Berdini, Christopher William Murray, Charlotte Mary Griffiths-Jones, Emma Vickerstaffe, Gilbert Ebai Besong, Maria Grazia Carr
  • Publication number: 20140303140
    Abstract: The present invention discloses compounds according to Formula I: Wherein R1a, R1b, R2, R4, R5, R6a, R6b, R7, R8, W, X, Cy, and the subscript a are as defined herein. The present invention relates to compounds inhibiting autotaxin (NPP2 or ENPP2), methods for their production, pharmaceutical compositions comprising the same, and methods of treatment using the same, for the prophylaxis and/or treatment of diseases involving fibrotic diseases, proliferative diseases, inflammatory diseases, autoimmune diseases, respiratory diseases, cardiovascular diseases, neurodegenerative diseases, dermatological disorders, and/or abnormal angiogenesis associated diseases by administering the compound of the invention.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 12, 2014
    Publication date: October 9, 2014
    Applicant: GALAPAGOS NV
    Inventors: Nicolas DESROY, Bertrand HECKMANN, Reginald Christophe Xavier BRYS, Agnès Marie JONCOUR, Christophe PEIXOTO, Xavier Marie BOCK
  • Patent number: 8853199
    Abstract: The present invention provides compounds, including resolved enantiomers, resolved diastereomers, solvates and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, comprising the Formula I: Also provided are methods of using the compounds of this invention as AKT protein kinase inhibitors and for the treatment of hyperproliferative diseases such as cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 12, 2011
    Date of Patent: October 7, 2014
    Assignees: Array Biopharma, Inc., Genentech, Inc.
    Inventors: Ian S. Mitchell, James F. Blake, Rui Xu, Nicholas C. Kallan, Dengming Xiao, Keith Lee Spencer, Josef R. Bencsik, Eli M. Wallace, Stephen T. Schlachter, Anna L. Banka, Jun Liang, Brian Safina, Birong Zhang, Christine Chabot, Steven Do
  • Publication number: 20140275063
    Abstract: Compounds of formula (I) are inhibitors of Semicarbazide-sensitive amine oxidase R1—X—R2??(I) wherein R1, X and R2 are as defined in the claims.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2012
    Publication date: September 18, 2014
    Applicant: PROXIMAGEN LIMITED
    Inventors: Allison Carley, Iain Simpson
  • Publication number: 20140275082
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are compounds that inhibit the activity of anti-apoptotic Bcl-2 proteins, compositions containing the compounds and methods of treating diseases using the compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 10, 2014
    Publication date: September 18, 2014
    Inventors: Zhi-Fu Tao, Xilu Wang, Michael Wendt, Andrew Souers, Andrew Judd, Aaron Kunzer, Gerard Sullivan
  • 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: 20140256658
    Abstract: The present invention describes antibiotic conjugates. These single drug entities are formed connecting one antibiotic with another antibiotic. Upon topical application to the eye, the conjugate hybrid would undergo enzymatic and/or hydrolytic cleavage to release the individual drugs.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 6, 2014
    Publication date: September 11, 2014
    Applicant: Allergan, Inc.
    Inventors: Santosh C. Sinha, Smita S. Bhat, Ken Chow, LIMING WANG, MICHAEL E. GARST, MAYSSA ATTAR, BRANDON D. SWIFT
  • Publication number: 20140249144
    Abstract: Disclosed is a compound which has a low molecular weight and has an activity of enhancing the production of EPO and/or an activity of enhancing the production of hemoglobin.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 12, 2014
    Publication date: September 4, 2014
    Applicant: KOWA COMPANY, LTD.
    Inventors: Masanori Ashikawa, Junya Tagashira, Akiyasu Koketsu, Toshiharu Morimoto, Takahiro Kitamura, Syunji Takemura, Gen Watanabe, Tatsuaki Nishiyama, Satoshi Goda, Masaki Yamabi, Takeshi Doi, Hiroyuki Ishiwata
  • Patent number: 8822464
    Abstract: This invention relates to compounds of formula I their use as positive allosteric modulators of mGlu5 receptor activity, pharmaceutical compositions containing the same, and methods of using the same as agents for treatment and/or prevention of neurological and psychiatric disorders associated with glutamate dysfunction such as schizophrenia or cognitive decline such as dementia or cognitive impairment. A, B, Ar, R1, R2, R3 have meanings given in the description.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 26, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 2, 2014
    Assignee: Boehringer Ingelheim International GmbH
    Inventors: Matthias Grauert, Daniel Bischoff, Georg Dahmann, Raimund Kuelzer, Klaus Rudolf
  • Patent number: 8822448
    Abstract: The present inventors have investigated a compound which has a PDE9-inhibiting action and is useful as an active ingredient for an agent for treating and/or preventing storage dysfunction, voiding dysfunction, bladder/urethral diseases, and the like, and thus, have found that a pyrazoloquinoline compound has a PDE9-inhibiting action, thereby completing the present invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 2013
    Date of Patent: September 2, 2014
    Assignee: Astellas Pharma Inc.
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Kaizawa, Hirofumi Yamamoto, Kazunori Kamijo, Mari Sugita, Ryushi Seo, Satoshi Yamamoto, Atsushi Ukai
  • Patent number: 8822472
    Abstract: Disclosed are novel piperazine derivatives that act as agonists of the ?7 nAChR. Also disclosed are pharmaceutical compositions, methods of treating inflammatory conditions, methods of treating CNS disorders, methods for inhibiting cytokine release from mammalian cells and methods for the preparation of the novel compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 23, 2011
    Date of Patent: September 2, 2014
    Assignee: Cornerstone Therapeutics, Inc.
    Inventors: Roger B. Clark, Daniel Elbaum
  • Publication number: 20140242121
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a compound of Formula I: or an enantiomer, diastereomer, tautomer, or pharmaceutically acceptable salt or solvate thereof, wherein the symbols are as defined in the specification; a pharmaceutical composition comprising the same; and a method for treating or preventing autoimmunity disease using the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 3, 2012
    Publication date: August 28, 2014
    Applicant: JANUS BIOTHERAPEUTICS, INC.
    Inventors: Grayson B. Lipford, Charles M. Zepp
  • Patent number: 8815856
    Abstract: Disclosed are crystalline forms of (3R,6R)-3-(2,3-dihydro-1H-inden-2-yl)-1-[(1R)-1-(2,6-dimethyl-3-pyridinyl)-2-(4-morpholinyl)-2-oxoethyl]-6-[(1S)-1-methylpropyl]-2,5-piperazinedione benzenesulfonate salt and pharmaceutical compositions thereof. Also disclosed are processes for the preparation the above compounds and methods for use thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 18, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 26, 2014
    Assignee: Glaxo Group Limited
    Inventors: Richard Bellingham, Andrew Mark Buswell, Victoria Ironmonger, Michael Urquhart
  • Publication number: 20140221370
    Abstract: Compounds of Formula (I) are useful for inhibition of CHK1 and/or CHK2. Methods of using compounds of Formula (I) and stereoisomers and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, 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: April 9, 2014
    Publication date: August 7, 2014
    Applicant: Array BioPharma Inc.
    Inventors: James F. Blake, Indrani W. Gunawardana, Yvan LeHuerou, Peter J. Mohr, Eli M. Wallace, Bin Wang