The Additional Hetero Ring Is Five-membered Patents (Class 546/280.4)
  • Patent number: 10314831
    Abstract: Small molecule inhibitor compounds for inhibiting Rac1 activity and their use for treating, preventing, or reducing the incidences of malignant and nonmalignant manifestations, e.g., plexiform neurofibromas that occur in subjects suffering from neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 14, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2019
    Assignee: Indiana University Research and Technology Corporation
    Inventor: James H. Wikel
  • Patent number: 9040566
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of selective adenosine A1 agonists, in particular the dicyanopyridines of formula (I), for the treatment and/or prophylaxis of glaucoma and ocular hypertension as well as the their use for the production of a medicament for the treatment and/or prophylaxis of glaucoma and ocular hypertension.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 29, 2011
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2015
    Assignee: Bayer Intellectual Property GmbH
    Inventors: Jürgen Klar, Georges Von Degenfeld, Hans-Georg Lerchen, Barbara Albrecht-Küpper, Andreas Knorr, Peter Sandner, Daniel Meibom
  • Publication number: 20150141433
    Abstract: Compounds that selectively negatively modulate NMDA receptors containing an NR2A subunit, pharmaceutical compositions comprising the compounds, and methods of treating a disease using the compounds are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 26, 2014
    Publication date: May 21, 2015
    Inventors: David R. Anderson, Robert A. Volkmann
  • 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: 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: 20150105392
    Abstract: In one aspect, the invention relates to compounds having the formula: wherein: Ar, Z, R3, R4 and R5 are as defined in the specification, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. These compounds have AT1 receptor antagonist activity and neprilysin inhibition activity. In another aspect, the invention relates to pharmaceutical compositions comprising such compounds; methods of using such compounds; and process and intermediates for preparing such compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2014
    Publication date: April 16, 2015
    Applicant: THERAVANCE BIOPHARMA R&D IP, LLC
    Inventors: Paul R. Fatheree, Robert Murray McKinnell
  • Publication number: 20150105429
    Abstract: Compounds of the formula I: or pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, wherein m, A, B, C, R1, R2, R3, R4 and R5 are as defined herein. Also disclosed are methods of making the compounds and using the compounds for treatment of inflammatory diseases such as arthritis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2014
    Publication date: April 16, 2015
    Applicant: GENENTECH, INC.
    Inventors: Benjamin Fauber, Olivier Rene
  • 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: 20150065343
    Abstract: The present invention relates to acrylamide compounds which are useful for combating or controlling invertebrate pests, in particular arthropod pests and nematodes, and to a method for producing them. The invention also relates to a method for controlling invertebrate pests by using these compounds and to plant propagation material and to an agricultural and a veterinary composition comprising said compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 28, 2013
    Publication date: March 5, 2015
    Inventors: Pascal Bindschaedler, Wolfgang Von Deyn, Karsten Koerber, Florian Kaiser, Ralph Paulini, Deborah L. Culbertson, Paul Neese, Franz Josef Braun
  • Publication number: 20150038535
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds useful as inhibitors of protein kinase. The invention also provides pharmaceutically acceptable compositions comprising said compounds and methods of using the compositions in the treatment of various disease, conditions, or disorders. The invention also provides processes for preparing compounds of the inventions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 2, 2014
    Publication date: February 5, 2015
    Inventors: Guy Brenchley, Jean-Damien Charrier, Steven Durrant, Ronald Knegtel, Sharn Ramaya, Shazia Keily
  • Patent number: 8946434
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to novel dihydropyridin-2(1H)-one compounds useful as S-nitrosoglutathione reductase (GSNOR) inhibitors and/or Neurokinin-3 (NK3) receptor antagonists, pharmaceutical compositions comprising such compounds, and methods of making and using the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 8, 2011
    Date of Patent: February 3, 2015
    Assignee: N30 Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Xicheng Sun, Jian Qiu
  • Publication number: 20150028271
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a compound represented by Formula 1, wherein in Formula 1, each of R1 to R7 is the same as defined in the specification, a photosensitive resin composition comprising the same, and a color filter prepared using the same. The color filter can realize high contrast and high brightness.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 18, 2014
    Publication date: January 29, 2015
    Inventors: Myoung Youp SHIN, Won Jung KIM, Hwan Sung CHEON, Eui Soo JEONG
  • Publication number: 20150018543
    Abstract: The present invention relates to 4H-pyrido[1,2-a]pyrimidin-4-one compounds and their use in the treatment of bacterial infections, in particular Tuberculosis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 28, 2014
    Publication date: January 15, 2015
    Applicants: Institut Pasteur Korea, INSERM (Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale)
    Inventors: Priscille BRODIN, Thierry CHRISTOPHE, Zaesung NO, Jaeseung KIM, Auguste GENOVESIO, Denis Philippe Cedric FENISTEIN, Heekyoung JEON, Fanny Anne EWANN, Sunhee KANG, Saeyeon LEE, Min Jung SEO, Eunjung PARK, Monica CONTRERAS DOMINGUEZ, Ji Youn NAM, Eun Hye KIM
  • Patent number: 8916553
    Abstract: Disclosed are sulfonamide compounds of Formula (I): or stereoisomers, N-oxides, prodrugs, or pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, wherein ring A, R1, R2, R3, R4 and R5 are defined herein. Also disclosed are methods of using such compounds in the treatment of conditions related to CYP17 enzyme, such as cancer, and pharmaceutical compositions comprising such compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 25, 2011
    Date of Patent: December 23, 2014
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: Joel Francis Austin, Lisa S. Sharma, James Aaron Balog, Audris Huang, Upender Velaparthi, Chetan Padmakar Darne, Mark George Saulnier
  • Publication number: 20140364462
    Abstract: The present application provides novel pyridine compounds and pharmaceutically acceptable salts or prodrugs thereof. Also provided are methods for preparing these compounds. These compounds are useful in inhibiting CYP17 activity by administering a therapeutically effective amount of one or more of the compounds to a patient. By doing so, these compounds are effective in treating conditions associated with CYP17 activity. A variety of conditions can be treated using these compounds and include diseases which are characterized by abnormal cellular proliferation. In one embodiment, the disease is cancer, such as prostate cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 18, 2014
    Publication date: December 11, 2014
    Inventors: Roger Astbury Smith, Nicholas James Laping, Aranapakam M. Venkatesan, Raghava Reddy Kethiri, Chandregowda Venkateshappa, Bheemashankar Kulkarni, Purushottam Dewang, Rajendra Kristam, Rajesh Devraj
  • Patent number: 8906944
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to novel compounds of Formula I. The compounds of the present invention are potent tyrosine kinase modulators, and are suitable for the treatment and prevention of diseases and conditions related to abnormal activities of tyrosine kinase receptors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 9, 2012
    Date of Patent: December 9, 2014
    Assignee: Allergan, Inc.
    Inventors: Xialing Guo, Zhen Zhu
  • Publication number: 20140357670
    Abstract: The present invention provides compounds of Formula (I): or a stereoisomer, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, wherein all of the variables are as defined herein. These compounds are monoacylglycerol acyltransferase type 2 (MGAT2) inhibitors which may be used as medicaments.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 28, 2014
    Publication date: December 4, 2014
    Inventors: Saleem Ahmad, Lidet A. Negash
  • Publication number: 20140348850
    Abstract: The present invention relates to methods of reducing blood pressure in a subject by administering a plasma kallikrein inhibitor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 15, 2014
    Publication date: November 27, 2014
    Inventors: Edward P. Feener, Allen Clermont
  • Patent number: 8853244
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds useful as inhibitors of protein kinase. The invention also provides pharmaceutically acceptable compositions comprising said compounds and methods of using the compositions in the treatment of various disease, conditions, or disorders. The invention also provides processes for preparing compounds of the inventions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 23, 2007
    Date of Patent: October 7, 2014
    Assignee: Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
    Inventors: Guy Brenchley, Jean-Damien Charrier, Steven Durrant, Ronald Knegtel, Sharn Ramaya, Shazia Sadiq
  • Publication number: 20140296066
    Abstract: A compound of formula (I) (I), wherein R1 to R4 are, for example, each hydrogen, R5 is pyridyl, which has one or more substituents at least one of which is, for example, a 5 membered heterocycle; R7 is, for example, hydrogen, cyano, hydroxyl, formyl, C1-C4-alkyl, C1-C4-alkoxy, C2-C4-alkenyl, or C2-C4-alkynyl; and A1 to A5 are, independently selected, from, for example, N, and C—H; and its use as a pesticidal agent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 31, 2012
    Publication date: October 2, 2014
    Applicant: SYNGENTA PARTICIPATIONS AG
    Inventors: Thomas Pitterna, Olivier Loiseleur, Anthony Cornelius O'Sullivan, Torsten Luksch
  • Publication number: 20140275179
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds, compositions and methods for treating of disorders that are affected by the modulation of the GPR120 receptor. Such compounds are represented by Formula (I) and Formula (II) as follows: wherein Y, R1, G, and Q are defined herein; and wherein R11, R21, R41, RB1 and G1, are defined herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 7, 2014
    Publication date: September 18, 2014
    Applicant: Janssen Pharmaceutica NV
    Inventors: Zhihua Sui, Chaozhong Cai, Xuqing Zhang
  • Publication number: 20140256728
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of predominantly known pyridyl carboxamide derivatives as nematicides, compositions containing such compounds and methods for the control of nematodes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 29, 2012
    Publication date: September 11, 2014
    Applicant: BAYER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GMBH
    Inventors: Jörg Nico Greul, Heiko Rieck, Christian Paulitz, Matthias Riedrich, Ralf Dunkel, Arianna Martelletti, Alexander Sudau, Peter Lösel, Olga Malsam, Arnd Voerste, Hans-Georg Schwarz, Ulrich Görgens, Kerstin Ilg, Michael Maue, Pierre-Yves Coqueron, Philippe Desbordes, Philippe Meresse, Stephanie Gary, Pierre Cristau, David Bernier
  • Patent number: 8822695
    Abstract: The present invention provides dye compounds optimally excited at about 400 nm and have a Stokes shift of at least about 80 nm. These dyes find use in detection of analyte in a sample and the preparation of dye-conjugates.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2013
    Date of Patent: September 2, 2014
    Assignee: Life Technologies Corporation
    Inventors: Gayle Buller, Jixiang Liu, Stephen Yue, Jolene Bradford
  • Publication number: 20140235673
    Abstract: The present invention provides compounds of Formula (I) as defined in the specification and compositions comprising any of such novel compounds. These compounds are endothelial lipase inhibitors which may be used as medicaments.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 24, 2012
    Publication date: August 21, 2014
    Inventors: Zulan Pi, John Llyod, Jennifer X. Qiao, Tammy C. Wang, George O. Tora
  • Publication number: 20140235637
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds and methods for treating inflammatory and fibrotic disorders, including methods of modulating a stress activated protein kinase (SAPK) system with an active compound, wherein the active compound exhibits low potency for inhibition of the p38 MAPK; and wherein the contacting is conducted at a SAPK-modulating concentration that is at a low percentage inhibitory concentration for inhibition of the p38 MAPK by the compound. Also disclosed are derivatives and analogs of pirfenidone, useful for modulating a stress activated protein kinase (SAPK) system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 28, 2014
    Publication date: August 21, 2014
    Applicant: InterMune, Inc.
    Inventors: Karl Kossen, Scott D. Seiwert, Vladimir Serebryany, Donald Ruhrmund, Leonid D. Beigelman, Luca Francesco Mario Raveglia, Stefania Vallese, Ivana Bianchi, Tao Hu
  • Patent number: 8809373
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds of the formula I: wherein R1, R2, V, W, X, Y and Z can be as defined herein. The compounds can be used in the treatment of disorders mediated by the cannabinoid receptors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 7, 2013
    Date of Patent: August 19, 2014
    Assignee: The University of Tennessee Research Foundation
    Inventors: Bob M. Moore, II, Steven Gurley, Suni Mustafa
  • Publication number: 20140221351
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel bis-sulfonamide derivatives, processes for preparing them, pharmaceutical compositions containing them and their use as pharmaceuticals as modulators of chemokine receptors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 8, 2014
    Publication date: August 7, 2014
    Applicant: ALLERGAN, INC.
    Inventors: HAIQING YUAN, RICHARD L. BEARD, XIAOXIA LIU, JOHN E. DONELLO, VEENA VISWANATH, MICHAEL E. GARST
  • Patent number: 8796271
    Abstract: This invention provides compounds of formula IA-a or IB-a and subsets thereof: wherein Z, HY, R1, R2, G1, W, n, and A and subsets thereof are as described in the specification. The compounds are inhibitors of PI3K and are thus useful for treating proliferative, inflammatory, or cardiovascular disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 11, 2011
    Date of Patent: August 5, 2014
    Assignee: Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Masaaki Hirose, Zhigen Hu, Yongbo Hu, Hong Myung Lee, Zhan Shi, Stepan Vyskocil, Tianlin Xu
  • Patent number: 8796314
    Abstract: This invention provides compounds of formula I: wherein R1, R2, R3, CY, X1, X2, and X3 are as described in the specification. The compounds are inhibitors of PI3K and are thus useful for treating proliferative, inflammatory, or cardiovascular disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 28, 2010
    Date of Patent: August 5, 2014
    Assignee: Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Zhan Shi, Irache Visiers, Tricia J. Vos, Stepan Vyskocil
  • Patent number: 8778977
    Abstract: The present invention provides pyridinonyl PDK1 inhibitors and methods of treating cancer using the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 2007
    Date of Patent: July 15, 2014
    Assignee: Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Kenneth Egnard Lind, Kathy Cao, Edward Yin-shiang Lin, Thinh Ba Nguyen, Bradley T. Tangonan, Daniel A. Erlanson, Kevin Guckian, Robert Lowell Simmons, Wen-cherng Lee, Lihong Sun, Stig Hansen, Nuzhat Pathan, Lei Zhang
  • Patent number: 8771665
    Abstract: The present invention provides, among other things, compounds represented by the general Formula I: and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, wherein X, Y, R1A, R1B, R2, and R3 are as defined in classes and subclasses herein and compositions (e.g., pharmaceutical compositions) comprising such compounds, which compounds are useful as inhibitors of hepatitis C virus polymerase, and thus are useful, for example, as medicaments for the treatment of HCV infection.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 16, 2011
    Date of Patent: July 8, 2014
    Assignee: Cocrystal Discovery, Inc.
    Inventors: Sam S K Lee, Wang Shen, Xiaoling Zheng, Irina C. Jacobson
  • Publication number: 20140179686
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel vanilloid receptor ligands, to a process for the production thereof, to pharmaceutical preparations containing these compounds and to the use of these compounds for the production of pharmaceutical preparations.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 25, 2014
    Publication date: June 26, 2014
    Applicant: Gruenenthal GmbH
    Inventors: Jeewoo LEE, Hyung Chul Ryu, Robert FRANK, Gregor BAHRENBERG, Jean DE VRY, Thomas CHRISTOPH, Derek John SAUNDERS, Klaus SCHIENE, Bernd SUNDERMANN
  • Publication number: 20140171639
    Abstract: Compounds of Formula I are useful as antagonists of TRPM8. Such compounds are useful in treating a number of TRPM8 mediated disorders and conditions and may be used to prepare medicaments and pharmaceutical compositions useful for treating such disorders and conditions. Examples of such disorders include, but are not limited to, migraines and neuropathic pain. Compounds of Formula I have the following structure: where the definitions of the variables are provided herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 24, 2014
    Publication date: June 19, 2014
    Applicant: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Kaustav Biswas, James Brown, Jian J. Chen, Vijay Keshav Gore, Scott Harried, Daniel B. Horne, Matthew R. Kaller, Qingyian Liu, Vu Van Ma, Holger Monenschein, Thomas T. Nguyen, David J. St. Jean, JR., Chester Chenguang Yuan, Wenge Zhong
  • Publication number: 20140163009
    Abstract: Provided are certain histone deacetylase (HDAC) inhibitors of Formula I, compositions thereof, and methods of their use.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 23, 2012
    Publication date: June 12, 2014
    Applicant: CHDI Foundation
    Inventors: Christopher A Luckhurst, Alen F Haughan, Perla Breccia, Andrew J Stott, Roland W Burli, Samantha J Hughes, Ignacio Munoz-Sanjuan, Celia Dominguez
  • Publication number: 20140148453
    Abstract: Disclosed are sulfonamide compounds of Formula (I): or stereoisomers, N-oxides, prodrugs, or pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, wherein ring A, R1, R2, R3, R4 and R5 are defined herein. Also disclosed are methods of using such compounds in the treatment of conditions related to CYP17 enzyme, such as cancer, and pharmaceutical compositions comprising such compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 25, 2011
    Publication date: May 29, 2014
    Inventors: Joel Francis Austin, Lisa S. Sharma, James Aaron Balog, Audris Huang, Upender Velaparthi, Chetan Padmakar Darne, Mark George Saulnier
  • Publication number: 20140148468
    Abstract: The invention relates to specific carboxamides, to processes for their preparation, to medicaments comprising these compounds and to the use of these compounds in the preparation of medicaments.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 27, 2013
    Publication date: May 29, 2014
    Applicant: GRÜNENTHAL GMBH
    Inventors: Simon LUCAS, Sven Kühnert, Gregor Bahrenberg, Wolfgang Schröder
  • Patent number: 8729105
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds of the formula wherein A1, A2, A3 and R1 to R8 are defined in the description, and to pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, their manufacture, pharmaceutical compositions containing them and their use as medicaments for the treatment and/or prophylaxis of diseases which can be treated with HDL-cholesterol raising agents, such as particularly dyslipidemia, atherosclerosis and cardiovascular diseases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 7, 2011
    Date of Patent: May 20, 2014
    Assignee: Hoffmann La-Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Paul Hebeisen, Hugues Matile, Stephan Roever, Matthew Wright, Sannah Zoffmann Jensen
  • Publication number: 20140135322
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel chemical compounds formula (I) (C)n—B-(A)m-B—(C)n (I) wherein m is 0 or 1, and n is independently 0, 1, 2 or 3, A, each B and each C are independently selected from phenylene and five- and six-membered heteroaromatic rings, and for a terminal ring B or C also from bicyclic heteroaromatic fused rings having seven to ten ring members, wherein the bond between at least two of the rings A to C may be replaced by a carbonyl group (—CO—), wherein at least two of the rings A to C are substituted with one or two groups R, and wherein each ring A to C further optionally is substituted with one or two groups R1. The compounds are useful in therapy, especially therapy of a mammal suffering from a disease involving misfolded or aggregated forms of proteins.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 13, 2012
    Publication date: May 15, 2014
    Inventors: Peter Asberg, Kristin Hammer, Johan Olsson, Martin Henriksson
  • Patent number: 8710231
    Abstract: There is provided a novel oxazolone derivative having inhibitory activity against casein kinase 1? and casein kinase 1?. In addition, the present inhibitor inhibits casein kinase 1? and casein kinase 1?, and thus there is also provided a pharmaceutical agent useful for the treatment and/or prevention of diseases, with the pathological conditions of which the activation mechanism of casein kinase 1? or casein kinase 1? is associated. There is further provided a pharmaceutical agent useful for the treatment of, particularly, circadian rhythm disorder (including sleep disorder), central neurodegenerative disease, and cancer. An inhibitor of casein kinase 1? and casein kinase 1? comprising, as an active ingredient, an oxazolone derivative represented by the following general formula (1), a salt thereof, a solvate thereof, or a hydrate thereof: wherein X represents a halogen atom which is fluorine, chlorine, bromine or iodine.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 8, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 29, 2014
    Assignees: Pharmadesign, Inc., NB Health Laboratory Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Masako Okamoto, Kiyoshi Takayama
  • Publication number: 20140107132
    Abstract: The invention relates to certain compounds of Formula (I): or pharmaceutically acceptable salts, solvates, clathrates, or prodrugs thereof, that are useful as immunosuppressive agents and for treating and preventing inflammatory conditions, allergic disorders, and immune disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 17, 2013
    Publication date: April 17, 2014
    Applicant: Synta Pharmaceuticals Corp.
    Inventors: Shoujun Chen, Junyi Zhang, Jun Jiang, Gary Bohnert, Nha Huu Vo, Qinglin Che, Zhiqiang Xia, Lijun Sun
  • Patent number: 8697733
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel pyridine derivatives, processes for preparing them, pharmaceutical compositions containing them and their use as pharmaceuticals as modulators of sphingosine-1-phosphate receptors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 20, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 15, 2014
    Assignee: Allergan, Inc.
    Inventors: Wenkui K. Fang, Liming Wang, Evelyn G. Corpuz, Ken Chow, Wha-Bin Im
  • Patent number: 8664227
    Abstract: In one aspect, the invention relates to compounds having the formula: wherein: Ar, Z, R3, R4 and R5 are as defined in the specification, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. These compounds have AT1 receptor antagonist activity and neprilysin inhibition activity. In another aspect, the invention relates to pharmaceutical compositions comprising such compounds; methods of using such compounds; and process and intermediates for preparing such compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 5, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 4, 2014
    Assignee: Theravance, Inc.
    Inventors: Paul R. Fatheree, Robert Murray McKinnell
  • Publication number: 20140051682
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel bis-sulfonamide derivatives, processes for preparing them, pharmaceutical compositions containing them and their use as pharmaceuticals as modulators of chemokine receptors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 24, 2013
    Publication date: February 20, 2014
    Applicant: ALLERGAN, INC.
    Inventors: Haiqing Yuan, Richard L. Beard, Michael E. Garst, Xiaoxia Liu, John E. Donello, Veena Viswanath
  • Publication number: 20140031394
    Abstract: Provided is a novel cyclic sulfonium salt compound which is useful for the prevention or treatment of diabetes and the like. The present invention relates to a novel cyclic sulfonium salt compound represented by general formula (I) or (II), an isomer or solvate of the compound, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt of the compound or the isomer or solvate. The present invention also relates to an ?-glucosidase inhibitor, a pharmaceutical composition for preventing or treating diabetes, and an anti-diabetes food, each of which comprises the compound represented by general formula (I) or (II) and the like.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 31, 2012
    Publication date: January 30, 2014
    Applicants: DIABETYM CO., LTD., KINKI UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Osamu Muraoka, Genzoh Tanabe
  • Publication number: 20140024583
    Abstract: The present invention provides heterocyclic derivatives that modulate the activity of stearoyl-CoA desaturase. Methods of using such derivatives to modulate the activity of stearoyl-CoA desaturase and pharmaceutical compositions comprising such derivatives are also encompassed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 15, 2013
    Publication date: January 23, 2014
    Inventors: Natalie Dales, Julia Fonarev, Jianmin Fu, Duanjie Hou, Rajender Kamboj, Vishnumurthy Kodumuru, Natalia Pokrovskaia, Vandna Raina, Shaoyi Sun, Zaihui Zhang
  • Publication number: 20140024639
    Abstract: Compounds including various oligomers of piperlongumine and/or piperlongumine analogues as well as certain piperlongumine analogues that exhibit improved toxicity to cancer cells are disclosed. Also provided are compositions that comprise the compounds, methods of making compositions comprising the compounds, methods of making the compounds, and the use of compounds in methods for treating cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 19, 2013
    Publication date: January 23, 2014
    Inventors: Drew Adams, Mingji Dai, Stuart Schreiber, Mahmud Mustaqim Hussain, Zarko Boskovic
  • Publication number: 20130345196
    Abstract: This invention relates generally to compounds that are glucuronidase inhibitors. The glucuronidase inhibitors include phenoxy thiophene sulfonamides, and other compounds such as pyridine sulfonyls, benzene sulfonyls, thiophene sulfonyls, thiazole sulfonyls, thiophene carbonyls, and thiazole carbonyls. These compounds include nialamide, isocarboxazid, phenelzine, amoxapine, loxapine and mefloquine. Also compositions including one or more of such compounds for use in inhibiting glucuronidase and methods of using one or more of such compounds for selective inhibition of bacterial ?-glucuronidase. These compounds may be used as a co-drug in combination with the anticancer drug CPT-11. Also a method for screening compounds to determine their usefulness in reducing diarrhea associated with irinotecan chemotherapy.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 24, 2012
    Publication date: December 26, 2013
    Inventors: Alfred L. WILLIAMS, John Scott, Li-An Yeh, Matthew Robert Redinbo
  • Patent number: 8614234
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to novel compounds of Formula I. The compounds of the present invention are potent tyrosine kinase modulators, and are suitable for the treatment and prevention of diseases and conditions related to abnormal activities of tyrosine kinase receptors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 3, 2010
    Date of Patent: December 24, 2013
    Assignee: Allergan, Inc.
    Inventors: Xialing Guo, Zhen Zhu
  • Publication number: 20130331387
    Abstract: Disclosed is a compound of formula (I), wherein Z, m and R1-R6 are as described herein, as a modulator of nicotinic acetylcholine receptors particularly the ?7 subtype, in a subject in need thereof, as well as analogues, prodrugs, isotopically substituted analogs, metabolites, pharmaceutically acceptable salts, polymorphs, solvates, isomers, clathrates, and co-crystal thereof, for use either alone or in combinations with suitable other medicaments, and pharmaceutical compositions containing such compounds and analogues. Also disclosed are a process of preparation of the compounds and the intended uses thereof in therapy, particularly in the prophylaxis and therapy of disorders such as Alzheimer's disease, mild cognitive impairment, senile dementia, and the like.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 22, 2012
    Publication date: December 12, 2013
    Applicant: Lupin Limited
    Inventors: Neelima Sinha, Gourhari Jana, Sachchidanand Sachchidanand, Sanjay Pralhad Kurhade, Navnath Popat Karche, Anil Kashiram Hajare, Ajay Ramchandra Tilekar, Venkata P. Palle, Rajender Kumar Kamboj
  • Publication number: 20130331328
    Abstract: Small molecule inhibitors of AGBL2 are provided, as well as methods of using the inhibitors to treat or prevent cancer and neurologic disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 14, 2012
    Publication date: December 12, 2013
    Applicant: GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY
    Inventors: Stephen W. Byers, Sivanesan Dakshanamurthy, Ziad Sahab