1,3-diazole Ring (including Hydrogenated) Patents (Class 544/139)
  • Patent number: 9586880
    Abstract: Compounds having the following structure (VI-A): or any pharmaceutically acceptable salt or solvate thereof, or any stereoisomer thereof, wherein RE1, RE2, RE3, RE4, ZE2 and ZE3 are as disclosed herein, are provided. Pharmaceutical compositions comprising the compounds, and methods for use of the compounds for treating disorders associated with necrosptosis are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 20, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 7, 2017
    Assignee: President and Fellows of Harvard College
    Inventors: Junying Yuan, Emily P. Hsu
  • Patent number: 9101628
    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. In an embodiment, the compounds can include clemizole or a clemizole analog, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt, an isomer, a tautomer, or a prodrug thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 18, 2009
    Date of Patent: August 11, 2015
    Assignee: The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University
    Inventors: Shirit Einav, Jeffrey S. Glenn, Wenjin Yang, Hadas Dvory-Sobol, Ingrid C. Choong, Robert McDowell
  • Publication number: 20150105354
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds of the formula I or a stereoisomer, tautomer, or pharmaceutically acceptable salt or solvate thereof, wherein W is a bond, —C(?S)—, —S(O)—, —S(O)2—, —C(?O)—, —O—, —C(R6)(R7)—, —N(R5)— or —C(?N(R5))—; X is —O—, —N(R5)— or —C(R6)(R7)—; provided that when X is —O—, U is not —O—, —S(O)—, —S(O)2—, —C(?O)— or —C(?NR5)—; U is a bond, —S(O)—, —S(O)2—, —C(O)—, —O—, —P(O)(OR15)—, —C(?NR5)—, —(C(R6)(R7))b— or —N(R5)—; wherein b is 1 or 2; provided that when W is —S(O)—, —S(O)2—, —O—, or —N(R5)—, U is not —S(O)—, —S(O)2—, —O—, or —N(R5)—; provided that when X is —N(R5)— and W is —S(O)—, —S(O)2—, —O—, or —N(R5)—, then U is not a bond; and R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, and R7 are as defined in the specification; and pharmaceutical compositions comprising the compounds of formula I.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2014
    Publication date: April 16, 2015
    Applicants: MERCK SHARP & DOHME CORP., PHARMACOPEIA, LLC
    Inventors: Zhaoning Zhu, Brian McKittrick, Zhong-Yue Sun, Yuanzan C. Ye, Johannes H. Voigt, Corey Strickland, Elizabeth M. Smith, Andrew W. Stamford, William J. Greenlee, Robert D. Mazzola, JR., John Caldwell, Jared N. Cumming, Lingyan Wang, Yusheng Wu, Ulrich Iserloh, Tao Guo, Thuy X.H. Le, Kurt W. Saionz, Suresh D. Babu, Rachael C. Hunter
  • Patent number: 9006454
    Abstract: The invention relates to compounds of formula (I) wherein R1, R2, X1, X2, Y, Ra, Rb, Q have the meanings given in claim 1. The compounds are useful e.g. in the treatment of autoimmune disorders, such as multiple sclerosis and also in the treatment of cancer disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 26, 2010
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2015
    Assignee: Merck Serono S.A.
    Inventors: Siva Sanjeeva Rao Thunuguntla, Hosahalli Subramanya, Satish Reddy Kunnam, Sekhar Reddy Sanivaru Vijay, Chakrapani Bingi, Raviraj Kusanur, Matthias Schwarz, Michael Arlt
  • Patent number: 8993779
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to benzimidazolone derivatives which are positive allosteric modulators of the mGluR2 receptor, useful in the treatment or prevention of neurological and psychiatric disorders associated with glutamate dysfunction and diseases in which the mGluR2 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 metabotropic glutamate receptors are involved, such as schizophrenia.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 5, 2011
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2015
    Assignee: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
    Inventors: Vadim Y. Dudkin, Mark E. Fraley, Kenneth L. Arrington, Mark E. Layton, Alexander J. Reif, Kevin J. Rodzinak, Joseph E. Pero
  • Publication number: 20150065495
    Abstract: The present invention provides compounds which are useful as inhibitors of lysine-specific demethylase 1 (“LSD1”). The present invention also relates to pharmaceutical compositions containing these compounds. The present invention also relates to a method for preparing these compounds. The present invention also relates to a method of treating a mammalian disorder in which LSD1 levels are elevated by administering these compounds and compositions to a patient in need thereof. The present invention also relates to a method for decreasing histone demethylase activity in a mammal comprising administering to the mammal an effective amount of these compounds and compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 28, 2014
    Publication date: March 5, 2015
    Applicant: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH
    Inventors: Hariprasad Vankayalapati, Sunil Sharma, Venkataswamy Sorna
  • Publication number: 20150057218
    Abstract: Provided herein are compounds, pharmaceutical compositions and combination therapies for inhibition of hepatitis C.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 3, 2014
    Publication date: February 26, 2015
    Inventors: Min ZHONG, Leping LI
  • Publication number: 20150045359
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds of formula wherein R1 and R2 are as described herein. Compounds of the invention are useful in the treatment and/or prophylaxis of diseases associated with TAAR modulation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 8, 2013
    Publication date: February 12, 2015
    Applicant: HOFFMANN-LA ROCHE INC.
    Inventors: Guido Galley, Annick Goergler, Roger Norcross, Philippe Pflieger
  • 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: 20150038506
    Abstract: The present invention relates to certain compounds (e.g., imidazopyrazine, imidazopyridine, imidazopyridazine and imidazpyrimidine compounds) that act as inhibitors of the MAP kinase interacting kinases MNK2a, MNK2b, MNK1a, and MNK1b. The present invention further relates to pharmaceutical compositions comprising these compounds, and to the use of the compounds for the preparation of a medicament for the prophylaxis and treatment of diseases (e.g., proliferative diseases (e.g., cancer), neurodegenerative diseases (e.g., Alzheimer's disease), metabolic diseases (e.g. diabetes), neurodevelopmental disorders (e.g. autism), or psychiatric disorders (e.g. schizophrenia or anxiety)) as well as methods of treating these diseases.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 17, 2014
    Publication date: February 5, 2015
    Applicants: Agency for Science, Technology and Research, University of Basel
    Inventors: Kassoum Nacro, Stephane Baudouin, Peter Scheiffele
  • Patent number: 8946442
    Abstract: Foams of ionic compounds are described. Methods of making the foams are also provided. The foams are ionic and can be used for catalysis, separations, gas storage, biosensors, electronics, and electrochemical applications.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2010
    Date of Patent: February 3, 2015
    Assignee: E I du Pont de Nemours and Company
    Inventors: Mark Brandon Shiflett, Akimichi Yokozeki
  • Publication number: 20150011548
    Abstract: A compound of formula (I), wherein R3, R4, G, B, M, and Z are as defined in the claims, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof are disclosed. The compounds of formula (I) possess utility as FGFR inhibitors and are useful in the treatment of a condition, where FGFR kinase inhibition is desired, such as cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 9, 2012
    Publication date: January 8, 2015
    Inventors: Tero Linnanen, Gerd Wohlfahrt, Srinivas Nanduri, Ravi Ujjinamatada, Srinivasan Rajagopalan, Subhendu Mukherjee
  • Patent number: 8927709
    Abstract: The present invention discloses compounds of Formula (I), or pharmaceutically acceptable salts, esters, or prodrugs thereof: which inhibit RNA-containing virus, particularly the hepatitis C virus (HCV). Consequently, the compounds of the present invention interfere with the life cycle of the hepatitis C virus and are also useful as antiviral agents. The present invention further relates to pharmaceutical compositions comprising the aforementioned compounds for administration to a subject suffering from HCV infection. The invention also relates to methods of treating an HCV infection in a subject by administering a pharmaceutical composition comprising the compounds of the present invention. The present invention relates to novel antiviral compounds represented herein above, pharmaceutical compositions comprising such compounds, and methods for the treatment or prophylaxis of viral (particularly HCV) infection in a subject in need of such therapy with the compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 10, 2010
    Date of Patent: January 6, 2015
    Assignee: Enanta Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Yao-Ling Qiu, Ce Wang, Xiaowen Peng, Lu Ying, Yat Sun Or
  • Publication number: 20150005288
    Abstract: The present application relates to novel 1-phenyl-1H-imidazo[1,2-b]pyrazole derivatives, to processes for their preparation, to their use for the treatment and/or prevention of diseases and to their use for preparing medicaments for the treatment and/or prevention of diseases, in particular angiogenic disorders and hyperproliferative disorders, where neovascularization plays a role, such as, for example, neoplastic disorders and tumour disorders. Such treatments can be carried out as monotherapy or else in combination with other medicaments or further therapeutic measures.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 22, 2013
    Publication date: January 1, 2015
    Applicants: Bayer Pharma Aktiengesellschaft, Bayer Intellectual Property GmbH
    Inventors: Frank Süssmeier, Mario Lobell, Sylvia Grünewald, Michael Härter, Bernd Buchmann, Joachim Telser, Hannah Jörissen, Melanie Heroult, Antje Kahnert, Klemens Lustig, Niels Lindner
  • Publication number: 20140378453
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel inhibitors of Factors VIIa, IXa, Xa, XIa, in particular Factor VIIa, pharmaceutical compositions comprising these inhibitors, and methods for using these inhibitors for treating or preventing thromboembolic disorders, cancer or rheumatoid arthritis. Processes for preparing these inhibitors are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 27, 2014
    Publication date: December 25, 2014
    Inventors: Aleksandr KOLESNIKOV, Roopa RAI, William Dvorak SHRADER, Steven M. TORKELSON, Kieron E. WESSON, Wendy B. YOUNG
  • Publication number: 20140378457
    Abstract: The invention is directed to compounds of Formula I: wherein Z, X, J, R2 and W are set forth in the specification, as well as solvates, hydrates, tautomers and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, that inhibit protein tyrosine kinases, especially c-fms kinase. Methods of treating autoimmune diseases; and diseases with an inflammatory component; treating metastasis from ovarian cancer, uterine cancer, breast cancer, prostate cancer, lung cancer, colon cancer, stomach cancer, hairy cell leukemia; and treating pain, including skeletal pain caused by tumor metastasis or osteoarthritis, or visceral, inflammatory, and neurogenic pain; as well as osteoporosis, Paget's disease, and other diseases in which bone resorption mediates morbidity including rheumatoid arthritis, and other forms of inflammatory arthritis, osteoarthritis, prosthesis failure, osteolytic sarcoma, myeloma, and tumor metastasis to bone with the compounds of Formula I, are also provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 9, 2014
    Publication date: December 25, 2014
    Inventors: Carl R. ILLIG, Shelley K. Ballentine, Jinsheng Chen, Renee Louise Desjarlais, Sanath K. Meegalla, Mark Wall, Kenneth Wilson, Bruce E. Tomczuk
  • Publication number: 20140364429
    Abstract: Provided are compounds antiviral compounds represented by formula Ia and Ib: that are highly potent as HCV NS5A inhibitors, where the structural variables are as defined herein. These compounds are useful in, for example, inhibiting Hepatitis C virus and treating Hepatitis C virus infections.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 6, 2014
    Publication date: December 11, 2014
    Applicant: AB PHARMA LTD.
    Inventor: Zheng-Yun James ZHAN
  • Publication number: 20140350016
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to compounds, compositions and methods for treating or preventing hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in human subjects or other animal hosts. The compounds are as also pharmaceutically acceptable, salts, prodrugs, and other derivatives thereof as pharmaceutical compositions and methods for treatment or prevention of HCV infection.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2014
    Publication date: November 27, 2014
    Inventors: Steven J. Coats, Franck Amblard, Hongwang Zhang, Longhu Zhou, Richard Anthony Whitaker, Tamara Rosario McBrayer, Raymond F. Schinazi, Junxing Shi
  • Publication number: 20140329815
    Abstract: The invention is directed to compounds of Formula I: wherein Z, X, J, R2 and W are set forth in the specification, as well as solvates, hydrates, tautomers and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, that inhibit protein tyrosine kinases, especially c-fms kinase. Methods of treating autoimmune diseases; and diseases with an inflammatory component; treating metastasis from ovarian cancer, uterine cancer, breast cancer, prostate cancer, lung cancer, colon cancer, stomach cancer, hairy cell leukemia; and treating pain, including skeletal pain caused by tumor metastasis or osteoarthritis, or visceral, inflammatory, and neurogenic pain; as well as osteoporosis, Paget's disease, and other diseases in which bone resorption mediates morbidity including rheumatoid arthritis, and other forms of inflammatory arthritis, osteoarthritis, prosthesis failure, osteolytic sarcoma, myeloma, and tumor metastasis to bone with the compounds of Formula I, are also provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 21, 2014
    Publication date: November 6, 2014
    Inventors: Carl R. ILLIG, Shelley K. Ballentine, Jinsheng Chen, Renee Louise Desjarlais, Sanath K. Meegalla, Mark Wall, Kenneth Wilson
  • Publication number: 20140322247
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are immunoconjugates comprising an inhibitor of Eg5 linked to an antigen binding moiety such as an antibody, that are useful for treating cell proliferative disorders. Also disclosed are novel inhibitors of Eg5 that can be used either alone or as part of an immunoconjugate to treat cell proliferation disorders. The Eg5 inhibitors include compounds of this formula as described herein: The invention further provides pharmaceutical compositions comprising these compounds and immunoconjugates, and compositions comprising the immunoconjugates or compounds with a therapeutic co-agent, and methods to use these compounds, conjugates and compositions for treating cell proliferation disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2014
    Publication date: October 30, 2014
    Applicant: NOVARTIS AG
    Inventors: Paul A. Barsanti, Sylvie Chamoin, Lionel Doumampouom-Metoul, Stephanie Guerro-Lagasse, Robert Martin Grotzfeld, Alexei Karpov, Marc Lafrance, Cristina Montserrat Nieto-Oberhuber, Grazia Piizzi
  • Patent number: 8865704
    Abstract: The present invention relates to known and novel compounds of formula (I) as herein described and pharmaceutical compositions thereof. The compounds of formula (I) have inhibitory effect on the Wnt pathway and are therefore useful in the preparation of a medicament, in particular for the treatment of cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 21, 2014
    Assignee: Siena Biotech S.p.A.
    Inventors: Maurizio Varrone, Arianna Nencini, Joanna Margaret Quinn, Andrea Caricasole, Annette Cornelia Bakker, Giovanni Gaviraghi, Massimilano Salerno
  • Patent number: 8865713
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to benzoimidazole compounds of the formula: and enantiomers, diastereomers, racemates, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. Compounds of the present invention are useful in pharmaceutical compositions and methods for the treatment of disease states, disorders, and conditions modulated by prolyl hydroxylase activity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 3, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 21, 2014
    Assignee: Janssen Pharmaceutica NV
    Inventors: Frances Meredith Hocutt, Barry Eastman Leonard, Jr., Hillary M. Peltier, Victor K. Phuong, Michael H. Rabinowitz, Mark D. Rosen, Kyle T. Tarantino, Hariharan Venkatesan, Lucy Xiumin Zhao
  • Publication number: 20140302010
    Abstract: The present invention relates to substituted benzimidazole compounds of general formula (I) in which R3, R5 and A are as defined in the claims, to methods of preparing said compounds, to pharmaceutical compositions and combinations comprising said compounds and to the use of said compounds for manufacturing a pharmaceutical composition for the treatment or prophylaxis of a disease, in particular of a hyper-proliferative and/or angiogenesis disorder, as a sole agent or in combination with other active ingredients.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 28, 2012
    Publication date: October 9, 2014
    Applicant: BAYER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GMBH
    Inventors: Ulrich Klar, Marcus Koppitz, Duy Nguyen, Dirk Kosemund, Roland Neuhaus, Gerhard Siemeister
  • Patent number: 8853205
    Abstract: Disclosed are biologically active hetero pyrrole analogs such as imidazoles, thiazoles, oxazoles and pyrazoles capable of interacting with the CB1 and/or CB2 cannabinoid receptors. Aspects disclose hetero pyrrole analogs acting as CB1 and/or CB 1 receptor antagonists, having selectivity for the CB 1 or CB2 receptor, acting as neutral antagonists, acting preferentially on CB 1 receptors located in the peripheral nervous system, and/or acting as nitric oxide donors. Pharmaceutical preparations employing the disclosed analogs and methods of administering therapeutically effective amounts of the disclosed analogs to provide a physiological effect are also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 19, 2009
    Date of Patent: October 7, 2014
    Assignee: University of Connecticut
    Inventors: Alexandros Makriyannis, Venkata Kiran Vemuri
  • Patent number: 8846947
    Abstract: Provided herein are sirtuin-modulating compounds of formula (II). The sirtuin-modulating compounds may be used for increasing the lifespan of a cell, and treating and/or preventing a wide variety of diseases and disorders including, for example, diseases or disorders relating 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. Also provided are compositions comprising a sirtuin-modulating compound in combination with another therapeutic agent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 2009
    Date of Patent: September 30, 2014
    Assignee: GlaxoSmithKline LLC
    Inventors: Chi B. Vu, Jeremy S. Disch, Pui Yee Ng, Charles A. Blum, Robert B. Perni
  • Publication number: 20140275006
    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, and so forth.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 25, 2012
    Publication date: September 18, 2014
    Applicant: TAISHO PHARMACEUTICAL CO., LTD
    Inventors: Mitsukane Yoshinaga, Takeshi Kuwada, Naoki Miyakoshi, Tomoko Ishizaka, Daisuke Wakasugi, Shin-ichi Shirokawa, Nobutaka Hattori, Youichi Shimazaki
  • Patent number: 8835648
    Abstract: Heterocyclic compounds that modulate the hedgehog signaling pathway, pharmaceutical composition thereof and their therapeutic applications.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 9, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 16, 2014
    Assignee: Siena Biotech S.p.A.
    Inventors: J. Russell Thomas, Gal.la Pericot Mohr, Chiara Caramelli, Giacomo Minetto, Marta Bellini
  • Publication number: 20140256701
    Abstract: The present invention relates to phenalkylamine derivatives of the formula (I) or a physiologically tolerated salt thereof. The invention relates to pharmaceutical compositions comprising such phenalkylamine derivatives, and the use of such phenalkylamine derivatives for therapeutic purposes. The phenalkylamine derivatives are GlyT1 inhibitors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 20, 2014
    Publication date: September 11, 2014
    Inventors: Frauke Pohlki, Udo Lange, Wilhelm Amberg, Michael Ochse, Berthold Behl, Wilfried Hornberger, Mario Mezler, Charles W. Hutchins, Sean Turner
  • Patent number: 8829199
    Abstract: A compound represented by formula (I) or a pharmacologically acceptable salt thereof, which can inhibit a fibroblast growth factor receptor (FGFR) family kinase in cancer tissues. (In the formula, A represents a 5- to 10-membered heteroaryl group, or a C6-10 aryl group; R1 and R2 independently represent H, OH, X, CN, NO2, a C1-4 haloalkyl group, a C1-6 alkyl group, or the like <R1 and R2 together form a (substituted) 3- to 10-membered heterocyclyl group or a (substituted) 5- to 10-membered heteroaryl group>; R3 represents H, a C1-5 alkyl group, a C6-10 aryl group, a C1-5 alkyl group, or a C1-4 haloalkyl group; and R4 represents H, X, a C1-3 alkyl group, a C1-4 haloalkyl group, OH, CN, NO2, or the like.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 5, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 9, 2014
    Assignees: Chugai Seiyaku Kabushiki Kaisha, F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG
    Inventors: Naoki Taka, Masayuki Ohmori, Kyoko Takami, Masayuki Matsushita, Tadakatsu Hayase, Ikumi Hyodo, Masami Kochi, Hiroki Nishii, Hirosato Ebiike, Yoshito Nakanishi, Toshiyuki Mio, Lisha Wang, Weili Zhao
  • Publication number: 20140243308
    Abstract: The present invention relates to substituted imidazopyridazines and substituted benzimidazoles, as well as pharmaceutical compositions comprising the same, which are FGFR3 inhibitors useful in the treatment of cancer and other diseases.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 1, 2014
    Publication date: August 28, 2014
    Applicant: Incyte Corporation
    Inventors: Wenqing Yao, Colin Zhang, Meizhong Xu, Jincong Zhuo, Chunhong He
  • Publication number: 20140235629
    Abstract: The present invention provides MDM2 inhibitor compounds of Formula I or II, or the pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, wherein the variables are defined above, which compounds are useful as therapeutic agents, particularly for the treatment of cancers. The present invention also relates to pharmaceutical compositions that contain an MDM2 inhibitor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 26, 2012
    Publication date: August 21, 2014
    Inventors: Michael D. Bartberger, Hilary Plake Beck, Xiaoqi Chen, Richard Victor Connors, Jeffrey Deignan, Jason A. Duquette, John Eksterowicz, Brian M. Fox, Jiasheng Fu, Ana Gonzalez Buenrostro, Felix Gonzalez Lopez De Turiso, Darin J. Gustin, Julie A. Heath, Michael G. Johnson, Frank Kayser, David John Kopecky, Yihong Li, Zhihong Li, Zhihua Ma, Joel Micintosh, Julio C. Medina, Jeffrey Thomas Mihalic, Steven H. Olson, Yosup Rew, Philip M. Roveto, Michael J. Schmitt, Daqing Sun, Xiaodong Wang, Malgorzata Wanska, Christine Weathers, Xuelei Yan
  • Patent number: 8809549
    Abstract: The present invention relates to particular esters of bendamustine and related compounds, and medical uses thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 25, 2013
    Date of Patent: August 19, 2014
    Inventors: Helmut Schickaneder, Armin Buschauer, Guenther Bernhardt, Christian Schickaneder, Michael Limmert, Stefan Huber
  • Publication number: 20140221361
    Abstract: Compounds having drug and bio-affecting properties, their pharmaceutical compositions and methods of use are set forth. In particular, C-19 modified triterpenoids that possess unique antiviral activity are provided as HIV maturation inhibitors, as represented by compounds of Formulas I and II: These compounds are useful for the treatment of HIV and AIDS.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 4, 2014
    Publication date: August 7, 2014
    Inventors: Jacob Swidorski, Brian Lee Venables, Zheng Liu, Ny Sin, Nicholas A. Meanwell, Alicia Regueiro-Ren
  • Publication number: 20140205537
    Abstract: Provided herein are compounds that inhibit or partially inhibit the activity of leucine rich repeat kinases. Also provided herein are methods of treatment of CNS disorders comprising administration of inhibitors of leucine rich repeat kinases.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 22, 2012
    Publication date: July 24, 2014
    Applicant: ZENOBIA THERAPEUTICS, INC.
    Inventors: Pierre-Yves Bounaud, Vicki Nienaber, Ruo W. Steensma, John A. Lowe, III
  • Patent number: 8778937
    Abstract: This invention relates to the use of benzimidazole boronic acid derivatives for the modulation, notably the inhibition of the activity or function of the phosphoinositide 3? OH kinase family (hereinafter PI3 kinases), suitably, PI3K?, PI3K?, PI3K?, and/or PI3K?. Suitably, the present invention relates to the use of benzimidazole boronic acids in the treatment of one or more disease states selected from: autoimmune disorders, inflammatory diseases, cardiovascular diseases, neurodegenerative diseases, allergy, asthma, pancreatitis, multiorgan failure, kidney diseases, platelet aggregation, cancer, sperm motility, transplantation rejection, graft rejection and lung injuries. More suitably, the present invention relates to PI3K? selective benzimidazole boronic acid compounds for treating cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 12, 2012
    Date of Patent: July 15, 2014
    Assignee: GlaxoSmithKline LLC
    Inventors: Ralph A. Rivero, Rosanna Tedesco, Juan Ignacio Luengo
  • Publication number: 20140193363
    Abstract: The present invention discloses compounds of Formula (I), or pharmaceutically acceptable salts, esters, or prodrugs thereof: which inhibit RNA-containing virus, particularly the hepatitis C virus (HCV). Consequently, the compounds of the present invention interfere with the life cycle of the hepatitis C virus and are also useful as antiviral agents. The present invention further relates to pharmaceutical compositions comprising the aforementioned compounds for administration to a subject suffering from HCV infection. The invention also relates to methods of treating an HCV infection in a subject by administering a pharmaceutical composition comprising the compounds of the present invention.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 15, 2014
    Publication date: July 10, 2014
    Applicant: ENANTA PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Yao-Ling Qiu, Ce Wang, Xiaowen Peng, Lu Ying, Yat Sun Or
  • Patent number: 8759345
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to benzoimidazole compounds of the formula (1) and enantiomers, diastereomers, racemates, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. Compounds of the present invention are useful in pharmaceutical compositions and methods for the treatment of disease states, disorders, and conditions modulated by prolyl hydroxylase activity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 28, 2009
    Date of Patent: June 24, 2014
    Assignee: Janssen Pharmaceutica NV
    Inventors: Frances Meredith Hocutt, Barry Eastman Leonard, Jr., Hillary M Peltier, Victor K. Phuong, Michael H. Rabinowitz, Mark D Rosen, Kyle T. Tarantino, Hariharan Venkatesan, Lucy Xiumin Zhao
  • Publication number: 20140151661
    Abstract: An amine derivative having a phenanthroimidazole group, an organic electroluminescence material, and an electroluminescence device, the amine derivative being represented by Formula 1, below:
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 27, 2013
    Publication date: June 5, 2014
    Applicant: SAMSUNG DISPLAY CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Yasuo MIYATA
  • Publication number: 20140148448
    Abstract: The invention is directed to compounds of Formula I: wherein Z, X, J, R2 and W are set forth in the specification, as well as solvates, hydrates, tautomers and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, that inhibit protein tyrosine kinases, especially c-fms kinase. Methods of treating autoimmune diseases; and diseases with an inflammatory component; treating metastasis from ovarian cancer, uterine cancer, breast cancer, colon cancer, stomach cancer, hairy cell leukemia and non-small lung carcinoma; and treating pain, including skeletal pain caused by tumor metastasis or osteoarthritis, or visceral, inflammatory, and neurogenic pain; as well as osteoporosis, Paget's disease, and other diseases in which bone resorption mediates morbidity including arthritis, prosthesis failure, osteolytic sarcoma, myeloma, and tumor metastasis to bone with the compounds of Formula I, are also provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 30, 2014
    Publication date: May 29, 2014
    Applicant: Janssen Pharmaceutica NV
    Inventors: Carl R. ILLIG, Shelley K. BALLENTINE, Jinsheng CHEN, Renee Louise DESJARLAIS, Sanath K. MEEGALLA, Mark WALL, Kenneth WILSON
  • Publication number: 20140114067
    Abstract: Provided are a benzimidazole derivative modulating mitochondrial functions and having pharmaceutical activity as a neuro-protective agent, and a pharmaceutical composition including the compound as an active ingredient.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 8, 2013
    Publication date: April 24, 2014
    Applicant: KOREA INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
    Inventors: Ae Nim PAE, Sun Joon MIN, Eun Joo ROH, Ha Yun YANG, Tae Hoon KIM, Beoung Gun PARK, Yong Seo CHO
  • Publication number: 20140107120
    Abstract: The invention is directed to compounds having the formula: wherein: Ar, r, n, X, R2-3 and R5-7 are as defined in the specification, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. These compounds have AT1 receptor antagonist activity and neprilysin inhibition activity. The invention is also directed to pharmaceutical compositions comprising such compounds; methods of using such compounds; and process and intermediates for preparing such compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2013
    Publication date: April 17, 2014
    Applicant: THERAVANCE, INC.
    Inventors: Paul Allegretti, Seok-Ki Choi, Paul R. Fatheree, Roland Gendron, Ryan Hudson, Keith Jendza, Robert Murray McKinnell, Darren McMurtrie, Brooke Olson
  • Publication number: 20140100224
    Abstract: The present application is related to compounds which are novel neurotrophin mimetics. The application also discloses the treatment of disorders associated with p75 expression, such as degradation or dysfunction of cells expressing p75 in a mammal by administering an effective amount of such compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 26, 2013
    Publication date: April 10, 2014
    Applicants: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, U.S. Government represented by the Department of Veterans Affairs, The Regents of the University of California
    Inventors: Frank M. Longo, Stephen M. Massa
  • Publication number: 20140094436
    Abstract: Compounds of formula (I), pharmaceutical compositions comprising compounds of formula (I) and methods of inhibiting Hsp90 in a cell, treating or preventing a proliferation disorder in a mammal and treating cancer in a mammal comprising administering a compound of formula (I) to a patient or a cell. Variable R5 is an optionally substituted heteroaryl; an optionally substituted 6 to 14-membered aryl; a bicyclic 9-member heterocycle optionally substituted at any substitutable nitrogen or carbon atoms; or a substituent R18, defined herein. Ring A is an aryl or a heteroaryl optionally further substituted with one or more substituents in addition to R3. Substituent R3 is defined herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 11, 2013
    Publication date: April 3, 2014
    Applicant: SYNTA PHARMACEUTICALS CORP.
    Inventors: Weiwen Ying, Zhenjian Du, Kevin Foley
  • 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: 20140080828
    Abstract: This disclosure relates to antiviral compounds disclosed herein and uses related thereto. In certain embodiments, the disclosure relates to pharmaceutical compositions comprising 2-((benzo[d]imidazol-2-yl)thio)-N-phenylpropanamide derivatives, N-phenyl-2-((1-phenyl-benzo[d]imidazol-2-yl)thio)propanamide derivatives, or 2-((benzo[d]imidazol-2-yl)thio)-N-(2-chloro-4-methylphenyl)propanamide derivatives. The derivatives may be substituted with one or more substituents. Typically, the pharmaceutical composition comprises a compound of Formula (I), or salt, prodrug, or ester thereof wherein X, Y, and R1 to R7 are described herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 28, 2012
    Publication date: March 20, 2014
    Applicants: CHILDREN'S HEATLHCARE OF ATLANTA, INC., EMORY UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Richard K. Plemper, James P. Snyder, Aiming Sun, John M. Ndungu, Jeong-Joong Yoon
  • Patent number: 8674100
    Abstract: The invention is directed to compounds of Formula I: wherein Z, X, J, R2 and W are as set forth in the specification, as well as solvates, hydrates, tautomers and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, that inhibit protein tyrosine kinases, especially c-fms kinase. The compounds of formula I are useful for treating a variety of disorders including autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis and psoriasis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 18, 2007
    Date of Patent: March 18, 2014
    Assignee: Janssen Pharmaceutica, N.V.
    Inventors: Carl R. Illig, Shelley K. Ballentine, Jinsheng Chen, Renee Louise DesJariais, Sanath K. Meegalla, Mark Wall, Kenneth Wilson
  • Patent number: 8674090
    Abstract: This invention relates to the use of benzimidazole derivatives for the modulation, notably the inhibition of the activity or function of the phosphoinositide 3? OH kinase family (hereinafter PI3 kinases), suitably, PI3K?, PI3K?, PI3K?, and/or PI3K?. Suitably, the present invention relates to the use of benzimidazoles in the treatment of one or more disease states selected from: autoimmune disorders, inflammatory diseases, cardiovascular diseases, neurodegenerative diseases, allergy, asthma, pancreatitis, multiorgan failure, kidney diseases, platelet aggregation, cancer, sperm motility, transplantation rejection, graft rejection and lung injuries. More suitably, the present invention relates to PI3K? selective benzimidazoles compounds for treating cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 18, 2014
    Assignee: GlaxoSmithKline LLC
    Inventors: Junya Qu, Ralph A. Rivero, Robert Sanchez, Rosanna Tedesco
  • Patent number: 8674113
    Abstract: This invention relates to compounds of formula I their use as inhibitors of the microsomal prostaglandin E2 synthase-1 (mPGES-1), pharmaceutical compositions containing them, and their use as medicaments for the treatment and/or prevention of inflammatory diseases and associated conditions. A, L, M, W, R1, R2, R3, R4, R6, R7, R9, Ra, Rb have meanings given in the description.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 8, 2011
    Date of Patent: March 18, 2014
    Assignee: Boehringer Ingelheim International GmbH
    Inventors: Henning Priepke, Henri Doods, Alexander Heim-Riether, Raimund Kuelzer, Roland Pfau, Klaus Rudolf, Dirk Stenkamp
  • Publication number: 20140065095
    Abstract: The invention relates to novel pyrrolidine derivatives of formula (I): wherein R1, R2 and R3 are as defined herein, as inhibitors of glutaminyl cyclase (QC, EC 2.3.2.5). QC catalyzes the intramolecular cyclization of N-terminal glutamine residues into pyroglutamic acid (5-oxo-prolyl, pGlu*) under liberation of ammonia and the intramolecular cyclization of N-terminal glutamate residues into pyroglutamic acid under liberation of water.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 5, 2013
    Publication date: March 6, 2014
    Inventors: Ulrich Heiser, Daniel Ramsbeck, Robert Sommer, Antje Meyer, Torsten Hoffmann, Livia Boehme, Hans-Ulrich Demuth
  • Publication number: 20140057910
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds of the formula I or a stereoisomer, tautomer, or pharmaceutically acceptable salt or solvate thereof, wherein W is a bond, —C(?S)—, —S(O)—, —S(O)2—, —C(?O)—, —O—, —C(R6)(R7)—, —N(R5)— or —C(?N(R5))—; X is —O—, —N(R5)— or —C(R6)(R7)—; provided that when X is —O—, U is not —O—, —S(O)—, —S(O)2—, —C(?O)— or —C(?NR5)—; U is a bond, —S(O)—, —S(O)2—, —C(O)—, —O—, —P(O)(OR15)—, —C(?NR5)—, —(C(R6)(R7))b— or —N(R5)—; wherein b is 1 or 2; provided that when W is —S(O)—, —S(O)2—, —O—, or —N(R5)—, U is not —S(O)—, —S(O)2—, —O—, or —N(R5)—; provided that when X is —N(R5)— and W is —S(O)—, —S(O)2—, —O—, or —N(R5)—, then U is not a bond; and R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, and R7 are as defined in the specification; and pharmaceutical compositions comprising the compounds of formula I.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 22, 2012
    Publication date: February 27, 2014
    Applicant: Schering Corporation
    Inventors: Zhaoning Zhu, Brian McKittrick, Zhong-Yue Sun, Yuanzan C. Ye, Johannes H. Voight, Corey Strickland, Elizabeth M. Smith, Andrew W. Stamford, William J. Greenlee, Robert Mazzola, John Caldwell, Jared N. Cumming, Lingyan Wang, Yusheng Wu, Ulrich Iserloh, Tao Guo, Thuy X.H. Le, Kurt W. Saionz, Suresh D. Babu, Rachael C. Hunter