Double Bonded Divalent Chalcogen Containing Patents (Class 544/131)
  • Patent number: 10273234
    Abstract: Compounds of formula (I) can modulate the activity of one or more SIP receptors and/or the activity of autotaxin (ATX).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 5, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 30, 2019
    Assignee: BIOGEN MA INC.
    Inventors: Kevin Guckian, Gnanasambandam Kumaravel, Bin Ma, Lihong Sun, Zhili Xin, Lei Zhang
  • Patent number: 10112893
    Abstract: The present application provides, inter alia, chemical compounds useful as synthesis intermediates, said compounds comprising one or more guanidinium moieties and a hypervalent iodine atom. Methods for making these compounds are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 9, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 30, 2018
    Assignee: NUtech Ventures
    Inventors: Stephen DiMagno, Bao Hu
  • Patent number: 9988373
    Abstract: A compound represented by formula (I): wherein Z1 is C(R2) or N; Z3 is CH or N; Z2 is C(R3) or N; provided that Z1 is C(R2) and Z3 is CH when Z2 is N; Ring A is a substituted or unsubstituted aromatic carbocycle, or the like; R1 is substituted or unsubstituted alkyl, or the like; R2 is a hydrogen atom, halogen, or the like; R3 is a hydrogen atom, halogen, or the like; or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 26, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 5, 2018
    Assignee: SHIONOGI & CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Satoru Tanaka, Tomoyuki Ogawa, Yuki Ogata, Masahide Fujita
  • Patent number: 9850218
    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 degenerative diseases and disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 14, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 26, 2017
    Assignee: MUSC Foundation For Research Development
    Inventors: Craig C. Beeson, Christopher C. Lindsey, Yuri K. Peterson, Baerbel Rohrer
  • Patent number: 9701658
    Abstract: The present invention relates to amide derivatives which have blocking activities of voltage gated sodium channels as the TTX-S channels, and which are useful in the treatment or prevention of disorders and diseases in which voltage gated sodium channels are involved. The invention also relates to pharmaceutical compositions comprising these compounds and the use of these compounds and compositions in the prevention or treatment of such diseases in which voltage gated sodium channels are involved.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 25, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 11, 2017
    Assignee: RaQualia Pharma Inc.
    Inventors: Tatsuya Yamagishi, Kiyoshi Kawamura, Mikio Morita
  • Publication number: 20150133451
    Abstract: The present invention provides a heterocyclic compound having an IRAK-4 inhibitory action, which is useful for the prophylaxis or treatment of inflammatory disease, autoimmune disease, osteoarticular degenerative disease, neoplastic disease and the like, and a medicament containing thereof. The present invention relates to a compound represented by the formula (I): wherein each symbol is as defined in the specification, or a salt thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 5, 2014
    Publication date: May 14, 2015
    Applicant: Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited
    Inventors: Masato Yoshida, Kazuaki TAKAMI, Yusuke TOMINARI, Zenyu SHIOKAWA, Akito SHIBUYA, Yusuke SASAKI, Tony GIBSON, Terufumi TAKAGI
  • Publication number: 20150126490
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound of Formula (I) or a salt thereof; and therapeutic uses of these compounds. The present invention further provides pharmaceutical compositions comprising these compounds, and compositions comprising these compounds with a therapeutic co-agent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 29, 2014
    Publication date: May 7, 2015
    Applicant: Novartis AG
    Inventors: Jeffrey T. BAGDANOFF, Yu DING, Wooseok HAN, Zilin HUANG, Qun JIANG, Jeff Xianming JIN, Xiang KOU, Patrick LEE, Mika LINDVALL, Zhongcheng MIN, Yue PAN, Sabina PECCHI, Keith Bruce PFISTER, Daniel POON, Vivek RAUNIYAR, Xiaojing Michael WANG, Qiong ZHANG, Jianguang ZHOU, Shejin ZHU
  • Publication number: 20150126485
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds of formula (I): in which Y, Y, R, R 2, R 3 and R 4 are defined in the Summary of the Invention; capable of inhibiting the tyrosine kinase enzymatic activity of the Abelson protein (ABL1), the Abelson-related protein (ABL2) and related chimeric proteins, in particular BCR-ABL1. The invention further provides a process for the preparation of compounds of the invention, pharmaceutical preparations comprising such compounds and methods of using such compounds in the treatment of cancers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 9, 2013
    Publication date: May 7, 2015
    Applicant: Novartis AG
    Inventors: Pascal Furet, Robert Martin Grotzfeld, Wolfgang Jahnke, Darryl Brynley Jones, Paul William Manley, Andreas Marzinzik, Xavier Francois Andre Pelle, Bahaa Salem, Joseph Schoepfer
  • Patent number: 9024033
    Abstract: The present invention is related to a use of aminopyridine derivatives in the manufacture of a medicament for preventing or treating malaria. Specifically, the present invention is related to aminopyridine derivatives useful for the preparation of a pharmaceutical foimulation for the inhibition of malaria parasite proliferation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 17, 2011
    Date of Patent: May 5, 2015
    Assignee: MMV Medicines for Malaria Venture
    Inventors: Michael John Witty, David Hardick
  • Publication number: 20150119390
    Abstract: The present invention provides imidazothiadiazole compounds of Formula (I); Wherein W, Y, R0, R2, R4, Ra, Rb, X1, X2, X3 and X4 are as defined herein, or a stereoisomer, tautomer, pharmaceutically acceptable salt, prodrug ester or solvate form thereof, wherein all of the variables are as defined herein. These compounds are inhibitors of platelet aggregation and thus can be used as medicaments for treating or preventing thromboembolic disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 24, 2013
    Publication date: April 30, 2015
    Inventors: Alain Martel, François Tremblay, Anne Marinier, Eldon Scott Priestley, Shoshana L. Posy, R. Michael Lawrence, Michael M. Miller
  • Publication number: 20150111866
    Abstract: Compounds having the structure of Formula I, including pharmaceutically acceptable salts of the compounds, are CETP inhibitors and may be useful for raising HDL-cholesterol and reducing LDL-cholesterol in human patients and for treating or preventing atherosclerosis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 26, 2013
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Applicant: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
    Inventors: John J. Acton, III, Feng Ye, Petr Vachal, Deyou Sha, James F. Dropinski, Lin Chu, Debra Ondeyka, Alexander J. Kim, Vincent J. Colandrea, Yi Zang, Fengqi Zhang, Guizhen Dong
  • Publication number: 20150111879
    Abstract: The invention provides novel inhibitors of hedgehog signaling that are useful as a therapeutic agents for treating malignancies where the compounds have the general formula I: wherein A, X, Y R1, R2, R3, R4, m and n are as described herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 24, 2014
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Applicants: CURIS, INC., GENENTECH, INC.
    Inventors: Janet L. GUNZNER, Daniel P. SUTHERLIN, Mark S. STANLEY, Liang BAO, Georgette M. CASTANEDO, Rebecca L. LALONDE, Shumei WANG, Mark E. REYNOLDS, Scott J. SAVAGE, Kimberly MALESKY, Michael S. DINA, Michael F.T. KOEHLER
  • Publication number: 20150105550
    Abstract: The invention provides novel inhibitors of hedgehog signaling that are useful as a therapeutic agents for treating malignancies where the compounds have the general formula I: wherein A, X, Y R1, R2, R3, R4, m and n are as described herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2014
    Publication date: April 16, 2015
    Applicants: CURIS, INC., GENENTECH, INC.
    Inventors: Janet L. GUNZNER, Daniel SUTHERLIN, Mark S. STANLEY, Liang BAO, Georgette M. CASTANEDO, Rebecca L. LALONDE, Shumei WANG, Mark E. REYNOLDS, Scott J. SAVAGE, Kimberly MALESKY, Michael S. DINA, Michael F.T. KOEHLER
  • Publication number: 20150105388
    Abstract: This invention relates to new carboxamide-substituted heteroaryl-pyrazoles, method for their production, their use for the treatment and/or prophylaxis of diseases, as well as their use for the production of pharmaceutical agents for the treatment and/or prophylaxis of diseases, in particular retroviral diseases, in humans and/or animals.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 29, 2012
    Publication date: April 16, 2015
    Applicant: AICURIS GMBH & CO. KG
    Inventors: Steffen Wildum, Burkhard Klenke, Astrid Wendt
  • 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
  • Publication number: 20150099736
    Abstract: Compounds of formula (I) have checkpoint kinase 1 (CHK1) inhibitory activity: wherein R1, R2, R5 and R6 are independently selected from hydrogen, hydroxy, methyl, trifluoromethyl, hydroxymethyl, methoxy, trifluoromethoxy, methylamino and dimethylamino; R3, and R4 are independently selected from hydrogen, hydroxy, C1-C3 alkyl, fluoro-(C1-C3)-alkyl, hydroxy-(C1-C3)-alkyl, C1-C3 alkoxy, fluoro-(C1-C3)-alkoxy, hydroxy-(C1-C3)-alkoxy, —N(R11)—R12, -Alk-N(R11)—R12, —O-Alk-N(R11)—R12, —C(?O)OH, carboxy-(C1-C3)-alkyl, or —C(?O)—NH—R13; Alk is a straight or branched chain divalent C1-C6 alkylene radical; R7 and R8 are independently selected from hydrogen, hydroxy, or C1-C3 alkoxy; X is a straight chain divalent C1-C3 alkylene radical, optionally substituted on one or more carbons by R9 and/or R10; W is selected from —C(?O)—N(—R16)— or —N(—R17)—C(?O)—; Y is hydrogen, C1-C3 alkyl, C1-C3 alkoxy, or halo; and Q is selected from optionally substituted phenyl, optionally substituted cyclohexyl, or an optionally substitu
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 10, 2014
    Publication date: April 9, 2015
    Inventors: Stephen Stokes, Nicolas Foloppe, Andrea Fiumana, Martin Drysdale, Simon Bedford, Paul Webb
  • Publication number: 20150099746
    Abstract: The present invention relates to organic molecules capable of modulating tyrosine kinase signal transduction in order to regulate, modulate and/or inhibit abnormal cell proliferation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 16, 2014
    Publication date: April 9, 2015
    Inventors: Xialing Guo, Zhen Zhu, Thomas C. Malone
  • 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: 20150087646
    Abstract: The present disclosure is directed to compounds of formula (I), and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, as mPGES-1 inhibitors. These compounds are inhibitors of the microsomal prostaglandin E synthase-1 (mPGES-1) enzyme and are therefore useful in the treatment of pain and/or inflammation from a variety of diseases or conditions, such as asthma, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, acute or chronic pain and neurodegenerative diseases.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 10, 2013
    Publication date: March 26, 2015
    Applicant: GLENMARK PHARMACEUTICALS S.A.
    Inventors: Laxmikant Atmaram Gharat, Nagarajan Muthukaman, Neelima Khairatkar-Joshi, Vidya Ganapati Kattige
  • Patent number: 8987258
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel chromenone analog sirtuin modulator compounds of Formula (I): or pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, corresponding pharmaceutical compositions and treatment methods and combination therapies thereof for use in increasing the lifespan of a cell, and treating and/or preventing a wide variety of diseases and disorders including, for example, diseases or disorders related to aging or stress, diabetes, obesity, neurodegenerative diseases, cardiovascular disease, blood clotting disorders, inflammation, cancer, and/or flushing as well as diseases or disorders that would benefit from increased mitochondrial activity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2009
    Date of Patent: March 24, 2015
    Inventors: Christopher Oalmann, Robert B. Perni, Chi B. Vu
  • Patent number: 8987250
    Abstract: Compounds disclosed herein including compounds of formula I?: and salts thereof are provided. Pharmaceutical compositions comprising compounds disclosed herein, processes for preparing compounds disclosed herein, intermediates useful for preparing compounds disclosed herein and therapeutic methods for treating an HIV infection using compounds disclosed herein are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 19, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 24, 2015
    Assignee: Gilead Sciences, Inc.
    Inventors: Kerim Babaoglu, Gediminas Brizgys, Jake Cha, Xiaowu Chen, Hongyan Guo, Randall L. Halcomb, Xiaochun Han, Richard Huang, Hongtao Liu, Ryan McFadden, Michael L. Mitchell, Yingmei Qi, Paul A. Roethle, Lianhong Xu, Hong Yang
  • Publication number: 20150080395
    Abstract: A compound of formula I: or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, wherein: R1, R2, R3, R and R6 are each independently (LQ)mY; R4 is H, halogen, optionally substituted aryl or optionally substituted alkyl; and; each X is independently CR7 or N. The compounds are PI3K inhibitors and therefore have potential utility in therapy.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 8, 2013
    Publication date: March 19, 2015
    Inventors: Stephen Joseph Shuttleworth, Franck Alexandre Silva
  • Publication number: 20150080351
    Abstract: Compounds are provided that act as potent antagonists of the CCR9 receptor, and which have been further confirmed in animal testing for inflammation, one of the hallmark disease states for CCR9. The compounds are generally aryl sulfonamide derivatives and are useful in pharmaceutical compositions, methods for the treatment of CCR9-mediated diseases, and as controls in assays for the identification of CCR9 antagonists.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 24, 2014
    Publication date: March 19, 2015
    Inventors: Solomon Ungashe, John J. Wright, Andrew Pennell, Zheng Wei
  • Publication number: 20150080397
    Abstract: Provided herein are pharmaceutically acceptable salts of 3,5-diaminopyrazoles, for example, pharmaceutically acceptable salts of compounds of Formula IA, that are useful for modulating regulated-in-COPD kinase activity, and pharmaceutical compositions thereof. Also provided herein are methods of their use for treating, preventing, or ameliorating one or more symptoms of a RC kinase-mediated disorder, disease, or condition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 17, 2014
    Publication date: March 19, 2015
    Inventors: Tai Wei LY, Erik Dean RAAUM
  • Publication number: 20150080362
    Abstract: The present description relates to compounds and forms and pharmaceutical compositions thereof and methods for use thereof to treat or ameliorate bacterial infections caused by wild-type and multi-drug resistant Gram-negative and Gram-positive pathogens.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 29, 2012
    Publication date: March 19, 2015
    Applicant: PTC THERAPEUTICS, INC.
    Inventors: Arthur Branstrom, Vara Prasad Venkata Nagendra Josyula, Michael Andrew Arnold, Aleksey I. Gerasyuto, Gary Karp, Jiashi Wang, Tamil Arasu, John David Baird, Wu Du, Olya Ginzburg, Yi Jin Kim Gorske, Jana Narasimhan, Srinivasa Peddi, Hongyan Qi, Sean Wesley Smith, Anthony Allan Turpoff, Richard Gerald Wilde, Tianle Yang, Nanjing Zhang, Xiaoyan Zhang
  • Patent number: 8980629
    Abstract: Described herein are compounds and pharmaceutical compositions containing such compounds, which modulate the activity of store-operated calcium (SOC) channels. Also described herein are methods of using such SOC channel modulators, alone and in combination with other compounds, for treating diseases or conditions that would benefit from inhibition of SOC channel activity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 23, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2015
    Assignee: CalciMedica, Inc.
    Inventors: Jeffrey P. Whitten, Yazhong Pei, Jianguo Cao, Zhijun Wang, Evan Rogers, Brian Dyck, Jonathan Grey
  • Patent number: 8980890
    Abstract: The invention relates to compounds and methods for treating cell proliferation disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 19, 2010
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2015
    Assignee: Kinex Pharmaceuticals, LLC
    Inventor: David G. Hangauer, Jr.
  • Publication number: 20150072980
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to compounds, their synthesis, and their use as antagonists, inverse agonists, modulators and or inhibitors of the Retinoic acid-related orphan nuclear receptor ?t (ROR?t)/ROR?. The compounds of the present invention are useful for modulating ROR?t)/ROR? activity and for treating diseases or conditions mediated by ROR?t)/ROR? such as for example, disease states associated with immunopathology of human autoimmune diseases such as Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), Inflammatory Colitis, Psoriasis, COPD, Pain, Obesity, Diabetes, Dyslipidemia, Osteoporosis, Asthma, Neurodegenerative diseases and Cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 27, 2014
    Publication date: March 12, 2015
    Inventors: Hariprasad Vankayalapati, Venkatakrishnareddy Yerramreddy
  • Publication number: 20150072976
    Abstract: Provided herein are Substituted Benzamides, compositions, and method of their manufacture and use.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 11, 2013
    Publication date: March 12, 2015
    Inventors: Amato Giaccia, Edwin Lai, Olga Razorenova, Denise Chan, Michael Patrick Hay, Muriel Bonnet, Connie Sun, Ray Tabibiazar, Po-wai Yuen
  • Publication number: 20150065507
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to novel retinoid-related orphan receptor gamma (ROR?) modulators, processes for their preparation, pharmaceutical compositions containing these modulators, and their use in the treatment of inflammatory, metabolic and autoimmune diseases mediated by ROR?.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 25, 2013
    Publication date: March 5, 2015
    Applicant: Glaxo Group Limited
    Inventors: Veronique Birault, Amanda Jennifer Campbell, Stephen Harrison, Joelle Le, Lena Shukla
  • Publication number: 20150065477
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel carboxamide compounds and their use for the manufacture of a medicament. The carboxamide compounds are inhibitors of calpain (calcium dependant cysteine proteases). The invention therefore also relates to the use of these carboxamide compounds for treating a disorder associated with an elevated calpain activity.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 14, 2013
    Publication date: March 5, 2015
    Inventors: Andreas Kling, Katja Jantos, Helmut Mack, Achim Möller, Wilfried Hornberger, Gisela Backfisch, Yanbin Lao, Marjoleen Nijsen
  • Publication number: 20150065483
    Abstract: The present invention relates to substituted 6,5-fused bicyclic heteroaryl 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.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 7, 2014
    Publication date: March 5, 2015
    Inventors: Kevin Wayne Kuntz, Edward James Olhava, Richard Chesworth, Kenneth William Duncan
  • Publication number: 20150065503
    Abstract: Provided herein is N-((4,6-dimethyl-2-oxo-1,2-dihydropyridin-3-yl)methyl)-5-(ethyl(tetrahydro-2H-pyran-4-yl)amino)-4-methyl-4?-(morpholinomethyl)-[1,1?-biphenyl]-3-carboxamide hydrobromide. Also provided herein is a particular polymorph form of this compound.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 11, 2013
    Publication date: March 5, 2015
    Inventors: Kevin Wayne Kuntz, Kuan-chun Huang, Hyeong wook Choi, Kristen Sanders, Steven Mathieu, Arani Chanda, Frank Fang
  • Publication number: 20150065504
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are new antiviral compounds, together with pharmaceutical compositions that include one or more antiviral compounds, and methods of synthesizing the same. Also disclosed herein are methods of ameliorating and/or treating a paramyxovirus viral infection with one or more small molecule compounds. Examples of paramyxovirus infection include an infection caused by human respiratory syncytial virus (RSV).
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 19, 2014
    Publication date: March 5, 2015
    Inventors: Guangyi Wang, Leonid Beigelman, Anh Truong, Carmela Napolitano, Daniele Andreotti, Haiying He, Karin Ann Stein
  • Publication number: 20150065500
    Abstract: Compounds of the present invention, and pharmaceutically acceptable compositions thereof, are useful as modulators of ATP-Binding Cassette (“ABC”) transporters or fragments thereof, including Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane Conductance Regulator (“CFTR”). The present invention also relates to methods of treating ABC transporter mediated diseases using compounds of the present invention.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 11, 2014
    Publication date: March 5, 2015
    Applicant: Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
    Inventors: Sara Hadida-Ruah, Matthew Hamilton, Mark Miller, Peter D.J. Grootenhuis, Brian Bear, Jason McCartney, Jinglan Zhou, Frederick van Goor
  • Patent number: 8969383
    Abstract: The present invention relates to picolinamide derivatives which have blocking activities of voltage gated sodium channels as the TTX-S channels, and which are useful in the treatment or prevention of disorders and diseases in which voltage gated sodium channels are involved. The invention also relates to pharmaceutical compositions comprising these compounds and the use of these compounds and compositions in the prevention or treatment of such diseases in which voltage gated sodium channels are involved.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 12, 2014
    Date of Patent: March 3, 2015
    Assignee: RaQualia Pharma Inc.
    Inventors: Hirohide Noguchi, Tadashi Inoue, Mikio Morita, Yoshimasa Arano
  • Publication number: 20150057280
    Abstract: The invention relates to pyridylidene compounds of formula (I), to the enantiomers, diastereomers and salts thereof and to compositions comprising such compounds. The invention also relates to methods and uses of these N-substituted pyridylidene compounds, and of compositions comprising thereof, for combating and controlling animal pests. Furthermore the invention relates also to pesticidal methods of applying such N-substituted pyridylidene compounds. The N-substituted pyridylidene compounds of the present invention are defined by the following formula I: wherein X, Het, R1, R2, R3, R4 and R6 are defined as in the description.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 27, 2013
    Publication date: February 26, 2015
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Nina Gertrud Bandur, Ralph Paulini, Florian Kaiser, Arun Narine, Joachim Dickhaut, Karsten Korber
  • Publication number: 20150057279
    Abstract: This invention relates to certain heteroaryl compounds which may be used as medicaments, more specifically as medicaments for treating animals. The medicament can be used for the treatment of parasitic infections such as helminth infections and the treatment of parasitosis caused by such infections. This invention also relates to uses of the compounds to make medicaments and treatments comprising the administration of the compounds to animals in need of the treatments. This invention also relates to pharmaceutical compositions and kits comprising the compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 27, 2013
    Publication date: February 26, 2015
    Inventors: Michael Berger, Marko Eck, Christopher Kern
  • Patent number: 8962620
    Abstract: The present invention relates to substituted 6,5-fused bicyclic heteroaryl 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.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 4, 2013
    Date of Patent: February 24, 2015
    Assignee: Epizyme, Inc.
    Inventors: Kevin Wayne Kuntz, Edward James Olhava, Richard Chesworth, Kenneth William Duncan
  • Publication number: 20150051208
    Abstract: The present invention encompasses compounds of general formula (I) wherein the groups R1 to R3 and X1 through X6 have the meanings given in the claims and in the specification. The compounds of the invention are suitable for the treatment of diseases characterized by excessive or abnormal cell proliferation pharmaceutical preparations containing such compounds and their uses as a medicament.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 11, 2014
    Publication date: February 19, 2015
    Applicant: BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM INTERNATIONAL GMBH
    Inventors: Harald ENGELHARDT, Laetitia MARTIN, Christian SMETHURST
  • Publication number: 20150050239
    Abstract: The present invention provides novel substituted pyrazolone compounds, pharmaceutical acceptable salts and formulations thereof useful in modulating the protein tyrosine kinase activity, and in modulating cellular activities such as proliferation, differentiation, apoptosis, migration and invasion. The invention also provides pharmaceutically acceptable compositions comprising such compounds and methods of using the compositions in the treatment of hyperproliferative disorders in mammals, especially humans.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 19, 2013
    Publication date: February 19, 2015
    Applicants: Calitor Sciences, LLC, Sunshine Lake Pharma Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Ning Xi, Yanjun Wu, Min Liao, Yanming Feng
  • Publication number: 20150045363
    Abstract: Hedgehog pathway inhibitors, such as small molecules, are used to prevent, slow, block the formation of cartilage tumors as well as exostosis or enchondromas.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 14, 2013
    Publication date: February 12, 2015
    Inventors: Wentian Yang, Benjamin G. Neel
  • Publication number: 20150045357
    Abstract: This invention is in the field of medicinal chemistry. In particular, the invention relates to a new class of small-molecules having a [(1-Piperazinyl)-4-pyridinylmethyl]-Naphtho[1,2-b]furan structure which function as inhibitors of Mcl-1 protein, and their use as therapeutics for the treatment of cancer and other diseases.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 29, 2013
    Publication date: February 12, 2015
    Applicant: THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN
    Inventors: Zaneta Nikolovska-Coleska, Naval Bajwa, Chenzhong Liao, Lei Miao
  • 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
  • Patent number: 8946216
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound of the Formula I: Formula I or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt, solvate or ester thereof, wherein R, R1, R2, R3, R4, X, m and n are as defined herein. The compounds are ERK inhibitors. Also disclosed are pharmaceutical compositions comprising the above compounds and methods of treating cancer using the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 29, 2011
    Date of Patent: February 3, 2015
    Assignee: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
    Inventors: Yonqi Deng, Gerald W. Shipps, Jr., Sie-Mun Lo, Liang Zhu, Alan B. Cooper, Kiran Muppalla
  • Patent number: 8937063
    Abstract: Disclosed are heterocyclylalkyl-substituted and heteroaralkyl-substituted pyridines, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts and prodrugs thereof, that are active against a range of mammalian therapeutic indications.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 24, 2011
    Date of Patent: January 20, 2015
    Assignees: Trustees of Tufts College, Arisaph Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: William W. Bachovchin, Hung-sen Lai, Daniel P. O'Connell, Wengen Wu, Christopher P. Kiritsy
  • Publication number: 20150018310
    Abstract: The present invention relates to organic molecules capable of modulating tyrosine kinase signal transduction in order to regulate, modulate and/or inhibit abnormal cell proliferation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 29, 2014
    Publication date: January 15, 2015
    Inventors: Xialing Guo, Zhen Zhu, Thomas C. Malone, Julie Wurster
  • Publication number: 20150018331
    Abstract: Antibacterial compounds of formula (I) are provided: as well as stereoisomers, pharmaceutically acceptable salts, esters, and prodrugs thereof; pharmaceutical compositions comprising such compounds; methods of treating bacterial infections by the administration of such compounds; and processes for the preparation of such compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 24, 2014
    Publication date: January 15, 2015
    Applicant: Achaogen, Inc.
    Inventors: Heinz E. Moser, Qing Lu, Phillip A. Patten, Dan Wang, Ramesh Kasar, Stephen Kaldor, Brian D. Patterson
  • Publication number: 20150018344
    Abstract: Compounds having the following formula (I) or an enantiomer, diastereomer or a pharmaceutically-acceptable salt thereof, wherein X is N or C—R7, are useful as kinase modulators, including IRAK-4 modulation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 11, 2013
    Publication date: January 15, 2015
    Inventors: Venkatram Reddy Paidi, Sreekantha Ratna Kumar, Abhisek Banerjee, Ramesh Sistla, Satheesh Kesavan Nair, William J. Pitts, John Hynes
  • Publication number: 20150018321
    Abstract: Derivatives of 1-phenyl-2-pyridinyl alkyl alcohols are useful as inhibitors of the phosphodiesterase 4 (PDE4) enzyme.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 25, 2014
    Publication date: January 15, 2015
    Applicant: Chiesi Farmaceutici S.p.A.
    Inventors: Maurizio DELCANALE, Elisabetta ARMANI, Gabriele AMARI