Nitrogen Attached Directly To The Five-membered Hetero Ring By Nonionic Bonding Patents (Class 548/557)
  • Patent number: 10696648
    Abstract: There are disclosed compounds that modulate or inhibit the enzymatic activity of indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase (IDO), pharmaceutical compositions containing said compounds and methods of treating proliferative disorders, such as cancer, viral infections and/or inflammatory disorders utilizing the compounds of the invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 4, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 30, 2020
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: David K. Williams, Weifang Shan, James Aaron Balog
  • Patent number: 9670195
    Abstract: The invention provides compounds for inhibiting glycosidases, prodrugs of the compounds, and pharmaceutical compositions including the compounds or prodrugs of the compounds. The invention also provides methods of treating diseases and disorders related to deficiency or overexpression of O-GlcNAcase, accumulation or deficiency of O-GlcNAc.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 29, 2013
    Date of Patent: June 6, 2017
    Assignees: Alectos Therapeutics Inc., Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
    Inventors: Ernest J. McEachern, Jianyu Sun, David J. Vocadlo, Yuanxi Zhou, Harold G. Selnick
  • Patent number: 9000190
    Abstract: The present invention provides a new amide compound and salt thereof that is capable of inhibiting biofilm formation or removing deposited biofilms. The present invention also provides a biofilm formation inhibitor or a biofilm remover containing the amide compound or salt thereof as an active ingredient. An amide compound or salt thereof according to the present invention is denoted by General Formula (1): wherein R1 is a hydrogen atom or a hydroxyl group, R2 is a C5-12 alkyl group, and Q is a substituent denoted by Formula (Q1) or (Q2), wherein n and m are 0 or 1.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 29, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2015
    Assignees: University of Tokyo, Otsuka Chemical Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hiroaki Suga, Jun Igarashi
  • Publication number: 20150025054
    Abstract: The invention relates to (hetero)aryl cyclopropylamine compounds, including particularly the compounds of formula I as described and defined herein, and their use in therapy, including, e.g., in the treatment or prevention of cancer, a neurological disease or condition, or a viral infection.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 22, 2012
    Publication date: January 22, 2015
    Inventors: Alberto Ortega Muñoz, Matthew Colin Thor Fyfe, Marc Martinell Pedemonte, Maria de los Angeles Estirate Martínez, Nuria Valls Vidal, Guido Kurz, Julio Cesar Castro Palomino Lar
  • Publication number: 20150018564
    Abstract: The present invention provides a new amide compound and salt thereof that is capable of inhibiting biofilm formation or removing deposited biofilms. The present invention also provides a biofilm formation inhibitor or a biofilm remover containing the amide compound or salt thereof as an active ingredient. An amide compound or salt thereof according to the present invention is denoted by General Formula (1): wherein R1 is a hydrogen atom or a hydroxyl group, R2 is a C5-12 alkyl group, and Q is a substituent denoted by Formula (Q1) or (Q2), wherein n and m are 0 or 1.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 29, 2014
    Publication date: January 15, 2015
    Applicants: UNIVERSITY OF TOKYO, OTSUKA CHEMICAL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hiroaki SUGA, Jun Igarashi
  • Publication number: 20140336158
    Abstract: A NK1 antagonist having the formula (I), wherein Ar1 and Ar2 are optionally substituted phenyl or heteroaryl, X1 is an ether, thio or imino linkage, R4 and R5 are not both H or alkyl, and the remaining variables are as defined in the specification, useful for treating a number of disorders, including emesis, depression, anxiety and cough. Pharmaceutical compositions. Methods of treatment and combinations with other agents are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 25, 2014
    Publication date: November 13, 2014
    Inventors: Sunil Paliwal, Gregory A. Reichard, Cheng Wang, Dong Xiao, Hon-Chung Tsui, Neng-Yang Shih, Juan D. Arredondo, Michelle Laci Wrobleski, Anandan Palani
  • Patent number: 8853255
    Abstract: In one aspect, the invention relates to compounds of formula I: where R1-6 are as defined in the specification, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. The compounds of formula I are serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors. 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: April 25, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 7, 2014
    Assignee: Theravance Biopharma R&D IP, LLC
    Inventors: Eric L. Stangeland, Jane Schmidt, Daisuke Roland Saito, Adam D. Hughes, Lori Jean Patterson
  • Patent number: 8846655
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds, compositions and methods for treating various diseases, syndromes, conditions and disorders, including pain. Such compounds are represented by Formula I as follows: wherein R1, R2, R3, Ra, and Y are defined herein.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 28, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 30, 2014
    Assignee: Janssen Pharmaceutica, NV
    Inventors: Steven J. Coats, Haiyan Bian, Chaozhong Cai, Bart L. DeCorte, Li Liu, Mark J. Macielag, Scott L. Dax, Philip M. Pitis, Peter J. Connolly, Wei He
  • Publication number: 20140288065
    Abstract: The present invention provides a pyrrolidine compound of General Formula (1) or a salt thereof, wherein R101 and R102 are each independently a phenyl group or a pyridyl group, the phenyl group or the pyridyl group may have one or more substituents selected from halogen atoms and lower alkyl groups optionally substituted with one or more halogen atoms, etc. The pyrrolidine compound or a salt thereof of the present invention is usable to produce a pharmaceutical preparation having a wider therapeutic spectrum and being capable of exhibiting sufficient therapeutic effects after short-term administration.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 10, 2014
    Publication date: September 25, 2014
    Applicant: OTSUKA PHARMACEUTICAL CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Muneaki KURIMURA, Shinichi TAIRA, Takahiro TOMOYASU, Nobuaki ITO, Kuninori TAI, Noriaki TAKEMURA, Takayuki MATSUZAKI, Yasuhiro MENJO, Shin MIYAMURA, Yohji SAKURAI, Akihito WATANABE, Yasuyo SAKATA, Takumi MASUMOTO, Kohei AKAZAWA, Haruhiko SUGINO, Naoki AMADA, Satoshi OHASHI, Tomoichi SHINOHARA, Hirofumi SASAKI, Chisako MORITA, Junko YAMASHITA, Satoko NAKAJIMA
  • Patent number: 8835480
    Abstract: The present invention relates to polyamides capable of inhibiting ARE-, GRE- and ERE-mediated gene regulation in cells. The invention also relates to methods to treat diseases related to ARE-, GRE- and ERE-mediated gene regulation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 22, 2008
    Date of Patent: September 16, 2014
    Assignee: California Institute of Technology
    Inventors: Peter B. Dervan, Nicholas G. Nickols
  • Patent number: 8815871
    Abstract: The present invention provides a pyrrolidine compound of General Formula (1) or a salt thereof, wherein R101 and R102 are each independently a phenyl group or a pyridyl group, the phenyl group or the pyridyl group may have one or more substituents selected from halogen atoms and lower alkyl groups optionally substituted with one or more halogen atoms, etc. The pyrrolidine compound or a salt thereof of the present invention is usable to produce a pharmaceutical preparation having a wider therapeutic spectrum and being capable of exhibiting sufficient therapeutic effects after short-term administration.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 11, 2013
    Date of Patent: August 26, 2014
    Assignee: Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Muneaki Kurimura, Shinichi Taira, Takahiro Tomoyasu, Nobuaki Ito, Kuninori Tai, Noriaki Takemura, Takayuki Matsuzaki, Yasuhiro Menjo, Shin Miyamura, Yohji Sakurai, Akihito Watanabe, Yasuyo Sakata, Takumi Masumoto, Kohei Akazawa, Haruhiko Sugino, Naoki Amada, Satoshi Ohashi, Tomoichi Shinohara, Hirofumi Sasaki, Chisako Morita, Junko Yamashita, Satoko Nakajima
  • Publication number: 20140221662
    Abstract: Chiral amino compounds, methods of preparation and uses thereof. Tamiflu can be obtained from the said compounds. Multi-substituted chiral tetrahydropyrrolyl amine which can be used as intermediate compounds of medicament can also be produced by the said compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 17, 2010
    Publication date: August 7, 2014
    Applicants: SHANGHAI INSTITUTE OF ORGANIC CHEMISTRY, CHINESE ACADEMY OF SCIENCES, LIANHE CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Dawei Ma, Shaolin Zhu, Shouyun Yu, You Wang, Qianghui Zhou
  • Patent number: 8778628
    Abstract: An arylalkylamine compound is represented by the following formula [I-e] or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 17, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 15, 2014
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroshi Miyazaki, Junko Okabe, Kosuke Yasuda, Iwao Takamuro, Osamu Sakurai, Tetsuya Yanagida, Yutaka Hisada
  • Patent number: 8759387
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an arylalkylamine compound represented by the following formula [I] or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, a process for preparing the same, and use of the above-mentioned compound as an activating compound (CaSR agonist) of a Ca sensing receptor, a pharmaceutical composition containing the above-mentioned compound as an effective ingredient, etc.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 17, 2012
    Date of Patent: June 24, 2014
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroshi Miyazaki, Junko Okabe, Kosuke Yasuda, Iwao Takamuro, Osamu Sakurai, Tetsuya Yanagida, Yutaka Hisada
  • Patent number: 8710049
    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 agonists, partial agonists and modulators of the NPY Y4 receptor and may be used for the treatment and prophylaxis of various diseases and conditions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 16, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 29, 2014
    Assignee: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
    Inventors: William R. Ewing, Yeheng Zhu, Chongqing Sun, Yanting Huang, Maheswaran Sivasamban Karatholuvhu
  • Patent number: 8703721
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an arylalkylamine compound represented by the following formula [I] or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, a process for preparing the same, and use of the above-mentioned compound as an activating compound (CaSR agonist) of a Ca sensing receptor, a pharmaceutical composition containing the above-mentioned compound as an effective ingredient, etc.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 12, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 22, 2014
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroshi Miyazaki, Junko Tsubakimoto, Kosuke Yasuda, Iwao Takamuro, Osamu Sakurai, Tetsuya Yanagida, Yutaka Hisada
  • Publication number: 20140080770
    Abstract: An arylalkylamine compound is represented by the following formula [I-e] or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 17, 2013
    Publication date: March 20, 2014
    Applicant: Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroshi MIYAZAKI, Junko OKABE, Kosuke YASUDA, Iwao TAKAMURO, Osamu SAKURAI, Tetsuya YANAGIDA, Yutaka HISADA
  • Publication number: 20140080833
    Abstract: Intracellular kinase inhibitors and their therapeutic uses for patients with T cell malignancies, B cell malignancies, autoimmune disorders, and transplanted organs.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 11, 2013
    Publication date: March 20, 2014
    Applicant: MannKind Corporation
    Inventors: Gary A. Flynn, Sandra A. Lee, Mary Faris, David W. Brandt, Subrata Chakravarty
  • Publication number: 20140066626
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an asymmetric synthesis method of a chiral intermediate (S,S)-2,8-diazabicyclo[4,3,0]nonane (I) of moxifloxacin, wherein an imide or enamine compound is obtained by dehydration reaction of the pyrrolidine-3-ketone as shown in formula (II) and chiral amine(R)-1-phenylethylamine, followed by the reduction of the imide or enamine compound to obtain a compound of formula (III) or (IV) having the chiral structure of formula (I), and then a compound of formula (I) is obtained by intramolecular cyclization, and removal of the chiral auxiliary group and amino-protecting group. The present invention also relates to pyrrolidine-3-ketone as shown in formula (II) and a preparation method therefor, and in the formula (I), (II), (III), (IV), R is an amino-protecting group, especially C1-4 alkoxycarbonyl, benzyloxycarbonyl or benzyl which can be removed by hydrolysis or hydrogenation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 20, 2012
    Publication date: March 6, 2014
    Applicant: Shanghai Puyi Chemical Technology Co. Ltd
    Inventors: Xiaobo Shentu, Yantao Qi, Lingshi Xie, Bo Wang
  • Publication number: 20130310379
    Abstract: Agents for modulating methyl modifying enzymes, compositions and uses thereof are provided herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 21, 2011
    Publication date: November 21, 2013
    Applicant: CONSTELLATION PHARMACEUTICALS
    Inventors: Brian K. Albrecht, James Edmund Audia, Alexandre Gagnon, Jean-Christophe Harmange, Christopher G. Naveschuk
  • Patent number: 8569300
    Abstract: The present invention relates to substituted tetrazolo[1,5-a]pyrazine compounds for Formula IX: as well as pharmaceutical compositions thereof, which may be useful as inhibitors of H4R for the treatment or prevention of inflammatory, autoimmune, allergic, and ocular diseases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 10, 2011
    Date of Patent: October 29, 2013
    Assignee: Kalypsys Inc.
    Inventors: Allen Borchardt, Robert Davis, Stewart A. Noble
  • Publication number: 20130231332
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compositions and methods for the treatment of infection by enveloped viruses, such as Ebola and Lassa fever viruses.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 1, 2011
    Publication date: September 5, 2013
    Inventors: James Cunningham, Kyungae Lee, Tao Ren, Kartik Chandran
  • Patent number: 8497383
    Abstract: Compounds of Formula (I) are disclosed; wherein XA, k, A, B, R3A, R3B, R4 and R5 are defined herein. The compounds of Formula (I) are HIV protease inhibitors. The compounds and their pharmaceutically acceptable salts are useful for the prophylaxis or treatment of infection by HIV and the prophylaxis, treatment, or delay in the onset of AIDS. The compounds and their salts can be employed as ingredients in pharmaceutical compositions, optionally in combination with other antivirals, immunomodulators, antibiotics or vaccines.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 18, 2010
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2013
    Assignee: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
    Inventors: Craig A. Coburn, M. Katharine Holloway, Joseph P. Vacca
  • Patent number: 8492111
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an arylalkylamine compound represented by the following formula [I] or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, a process for preparing the same, and use of the above-mentioned compound as an activating compound (CaSR agonist) of a Ca sensing receptor, a pharmaceutical composition containing the above-mentioned compound as an effective ingredient, etc.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 7, 2010
    Date of Patent: July 23, 2013
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroshi Miyazaki, Junko Tsubakimoto, Kosuke Yasuda, Iwao Takamuro, Osamu Sakural, Tetsuya Yanagida, Yataka Hisada
  • Publication number: 20130184262
    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 agonists, partial agonists and modulators of the NPY Y4 receptor and may be used for the treatment and prophylaxis of various diseases and conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 16, 2012
    Publication date: July 18, 2013
    Inventors: William R. Ewing, Yeheng Zhu, Chongqing Sun, Yanting Huang, Maheswaran Sivasamban Karatholuvhu
  • Patent number: 8466182
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compounds of Formula I below and their tautomers or pharmaceutically acceptable salts, compositions and methods of uses thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 2, 2011
    Date of Patent: June 18, 2013
    Assignees: The J. David Gladstone Institutes, A Testamentary Trust Established Under The Will Of J. David Gladstone, University of Maryland, Baltimore
    Inventors: Paul J. Muchowski, Joseph M. Muchowski, Robert Schwarcz, Paolo Guidetti
  • Patent number: 8455665
    Abstract: In one aspect, the invention relates to compounds of formula I: where R1-6 are as defined in the specification, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. The compounds of formula I are serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors. 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: August 17, 2012
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2013
    Assignee: Theravance, Inc.
    Inventors: Eric Stangeland, Jane Schmidt, Daisuke Roland Saito, Adam Hughes, Lori Jean Patterson
  • Patent number: 8415366
    Abstract: 2-Aminopyrimidine compounds are described, which are useful as H4 receptor modulators. Such compounds may be used in pharmaceutical compositions and methods for the treatment of disease states, disorders, and conditions mediated by H4 receptor activity, such as allergy, asthma, autoimmune diseases, and pruritis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 9, 2013
    Assignee: Janssen Pharmaceutica NV
    Inventors: James P. Edwards, Brad M. Savall
  • Patent number: 8410150
    Abstract: A CPT inhibitor compound is represented by Structural Formula (I) or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof: or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. A pharmaceutical composition comprises a compound represented by Structural Formula (I) or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. A method of treating a subject having cancer comprises administering to the subject a therapeutically effective amount of a compound represented by Structural Formula (I) or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 6, 2008
    Date of Patent: April 2, 2013
    Assignee: University Health Network
    Inventors: Heinz W. Pauls, Peter Brent Sampson, Bryan T. Forrest, Radoslaw Laufer, Yong Liu, Miklos Feher, Yi Yao, Guohua Pan
  • Patent number: 8404738
    Abstract: The present invention provides compounds of formula or pharmaceutically acceptable salts, esters or stereoisomers thereof, wherein R1 to R4, A and Y have the meanings given herein, as well as methods for making those compounds and their use as medicament, in particular as medicament for the treatment of cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 17, 2012
    Date of Patent: March 26, 2013
    Assignee: Hoffmann-La Roche Inc.
    Inventors: Xianfeng Lin, Zongxing Qiu, Guozhi Tang, Jason Christopher Wong, Zhenshan Zhang
  • Patent number: 8362274
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an arylalkylamine compound represented by the following formula [I] or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, a process for preparing the same, and use of the above-mentioned compound as an activating compound (CaSR agonist) of a Ca sensing receptor, a pharmaceutical composition containing the above-mentioned compound as an effective ingredient, etc.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 27, 2005
    Date of Patent: January 29, 2013
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroshi Miyazaki, Junko Tsubakimoto, Kosuke Yasuda, Iwao Takamuro, Osamu Sakurai, Tetsuya Yanagida, Yutaka Hisada
  • Patent number: 8362003
    Abstract: The present invention relates to 3-aminopyrrolidine derivatives of the formula I: (wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, R8, X, Y and X are as defined herein) which are useful as modulators of chemokine receptor activity. In particular, these compounds are useful as modulators of chemokine receptors and more specifically as a modulator of the CCR2 and/or CCR5 receptor. The compounds and compositions of the invention may bind to chemokine receptors, e.g., the CCR2 and/or CCR5 chemokine receptors, and are useful for treating diseases associated with chemokine, e.g., CCR2 and/or CCR5, activity, such as atherosclerosis, restenosis, lupus, organ transplant rejection and rheumatoid arthritis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 16, 2011
    Date of Patent: January 29, 2013
    Assignee: Incyte Corporation
    Inventors: Chu-Biao Xue, Brian W. Metcalf, Hao Feng, Ganfeng Cao, Taisheng Huang, Changsheng Zheng, Darius J. Robinson, Amy Qi Han
  • Publication number: 20130023503
    Abstract: A NK1 antagonist having the formula (I), wherein Ar1 and Ar2 are optionally substituted phenyl or heteroaryl, X1 is an ether, thio or imino linkage, R4 and R5 are not both H or alkyl, and the remaining variables are as defined in the specification, useful for treating a number of disorders, including emesis, depression, anxiety and cough. Pharmaceutical compositions. Methods of treatment and combinations with other agents are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 24, 2012
    Publication date: January 24, 2013
    Applicant: OPKO Health, Inc.
    Inventor: OPKO Health, Inc.
  • Publication number: 20120302541
    Abstract: Disclosed are compounds, compositions and methods for treating various diseases, syndromes, conditions and disorders, including pain. Such compounds are represented by Formula I as follows: wherein R1, R2, R3, Ra, and Y are defined herein.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 28, 2010
    Publication date: November 29, 2012
    Inventors: Steven J. Coats, Haiyan Bian, Chaozhong Cai, Bart L. DeCorte, Li Liu, Mark J. Macielag, Scott L. Dax, Philip M. Pitis, Peter J. Connolly, Wei He
  • Publication number: 20120295910
    Abstract: The present invention relates to new sulfonamide derivatives of formula (I), wherein R1-R8 and Z are as defined in the claims, and optical antipodes or racemates and/or salts and/or hydrates and/or solvates thereof, which are selective antagonists of bradykinin B1, to processes for producing these same compounds, pharmacological compositions containing them and to their use in therapy or prevention of painful and inflammatory conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 1, 2012
    Publication date: November 22, 2012
    Inventors: Gyula Beke, Eva Bozo, Sandor Farkas, Katalin Hornok, Gyorgy Keseru, Eva Schmidt, Eva Szentirmay, Istvan Vago, Monika Vastag
  • Publication number: 20120296094
    Abstract: The present invention provides a new amide compound and salt thereof that is capable of inhibiting biofilm formation or removing deposited biofilms. The present invention also provides a biofilm formation inhibitor or a biofilm remover containing the amide compound or salt thereof as an active ingredient. An amide compound or salt thereof according to the present invention is denoted by General Formula (1): wherein R1 is a hydrogen atom or a hydroxyl group, R2 is a C5-12 alkyl group, and Q is a substituent denoted by Formula (Q1) or (Q2), wherein n and m are 0 or 1.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 6, 2012
    Publication date: November 22, 2012
    Applicants: OTSUKA CHEMICAL CO., LTD., UNIVERSITY OF TOKYO
    Inventors: Hiroaki SUGA, Jun Igarashi
  • Publication number: 20120283266
    Abstract: The invention relates to a compound of Formula (I): (A?)x-(A)-(B)-(Z)-(L)-(D), wherein: (A) is heteroaryl or aryl; each (A?), if present, is independently chosen from aryl, arylalkoxy, arylalkyl, heterocyclyl, aryloxy, halo, alkoxy, haloalkyl, cycloalkyl, haloalkoxy, and cyano, wherein each (A?) is substituted with 0, 1, 2, or 3 substituents independently chosen from halo, haloalkyl, aryl, arylalkoxy, alkyl, alkoxy, cyano, sulfonyl, amido, and sulfinyl; X is 0, 1, 2, or 3; (B) is a cyclopropyl ring, wherein (A) and (Z) are covalently bonded to different carbon atoms of (B); (Z) is —NH—; (L) is chosen from —CH2CH2—, —CH2CH2CH2—, and —CH2CH2CH2CH2—; and (D) is chosen from —N(—R1)—R2, —O—R3, and —S—R3, wherein: R1 and R2 are mutually linked to form a heterocyclic ring together with the nitrogen atom that R1 and R2 are attached to, wherein said heterocyclic ring has 0, 1, 2, or 3 substituents independently chosen from —NH2, —NH(C1-C6 alkyl), —N(C1-C6 alkyl)(C1-C6 alkyl), alkyl, halo, cyano, alkoxy, haloalkyl, and
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 19, 2010
    Publication date: November 8, 2012
    Inventors: Alberto Ortega Muñoz, Julio Castro-Palomino Laria, Matthew Colin Thor Fyfe
  • Publication number: 20120276018
    Abstract: Compounds according to formula (I) are effective for the treatment of broncho-obstructive and inflammatory diseases.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 27, 2012
    Publication date: November 1, 2012
    Applicant: Chiesi Farmaceutici S.p.A.
    Inventors: Gabriele AMARI, Mauro Riccaboni, Daniele De Zani
  • Publication number: 20120270902
    Abstract: The invention provides N-substituted benzenesulfonamides for use in treating or preventing cognitive disorders, such as Alzheimer's Disease. Compounds of particular interest are defined by Formula (I), wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, and R3?, are as described in the specification. The invention also encompasses pharmaceutical compositions comprising compounds of Formula (I) as well as methods of treating cognitive disorders, including Alzheimer's disease using compounds of Formula (I).
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 13, 2012
    Publication date: October 25, 2012
    Applicant: ELAN PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
    Inventors: Martin Neitzel, Jennifer Marugg
  • Publication number: 20120270877
    Abstract: The invention provides compounds which directly inhibit IRE-1? activity in vitro, prodrugs, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof. Such compounds and prodrugs are useful for treating diseases associated with the unfolded protein response and can be used as single agents or in combination therapies.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 1, 2010
    Publication date: October 25, 2012
    Applicant: MannKind Corporation
    Inventors: Qingping Zeng, Warren S. Wade, John Bruce Patterson
  • Patent number: 8288368
    Abstract: (R)-2-Arylpropionamide compounds of formula (I) are described. The process for their preparation and pharmaceutical preparations thereof are also described. The 2-Arylpropionamides of the invention are useful in the prevention and treatment of tissue damage due to the exacerbate recruitment of polymorphonuclear leukocytes (leukocytes PMN) and of monocytes at the inflammatory sites. In particular, the invention relates to the R enantiomers of omega-aminoalkylamides of 2-aryl propionic acids, of formula (I), for use in the inhibition of the chemotaxis of neutrophils and monocytes induced by the C5a fraction of the complement and by other chemotactic proteins whose biological activity is associated with activation of a 7-TD receptor. Selected compounds of formula (I) are dual inhibitors of both the C5a-induced chemotaxis of neutrophils and monocytes and the IL-8-induced chemotaxis of PMN leukocytes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 25, 2002
    Date of Patent: October 16, 2012
    Assignee: Dompé Pha.R.Ma S.p.A.
    Inventors: Marcello Allegretti, Riccardo Bertini, Valerio Berdini, Cinzia Bizzarri, Maria Candida Cesta, Vito Di Cioccio, Gianfranco Caselli, Fracesco Colotta, Carmelo Gandolfi, Janete Peloia Barroso Gandolfi, legal representative, Giulio Agostino Gandolfi, legal representative, Maria Carla Gandolfi, legal representative, Arrigo Aldo Gandolfi, legal representative
  • Patent number: 8273786
    Abstract: In one aspect, the invention relates to compounds of formula I: where R1-6 are as defined in the specification, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. The compounds of formula I are serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors. 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: July 14, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 25, 2012
    Assignee: Theravance, Inc.
    Inventors: Eric Stangeland, Jane Schmidt, Daisuke Roland Saito, Adam Hughes, Lori Jean Patterson
  • Patent number: 8247442
    Abstract: The invention relates to azetidinyl, pyrrolidinyl, piperidinyl, and hexahydroazepinyl compounds of Formula I and pharmaceutically acceptable salts, prodrugs, or solvates thereof, wherein R1-R3 and Z are defined as set forth in the specification. The invention is also directed to the use compounds of Formula I to treat, prevent or ameliorate a disorder responsive to the blockade of calcium channels, and particularly N-type calcium channels. Compounds of the present invention are especially useful for treating pain.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 29, 2007
    Date of Patent: August 21, 2012
    Assignee: Purdue Pharma L.P.
    Inventors: Zhengming Chen, Khondaker Islam, Bin Shao, Jiangchao Yao, Donald J. Kyle
  • Publication number: 20120184594
    Abstract: This invention provides new phenylpyrrolidine compounds, their use for the treatment or prevention of melatoninergic disorders and its compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 23, 2008
    Publication date: July 19, 2012
    Applicant: Ferrer Internacional S.A.
    Inventors: José Falcó, Albert Palomer, Antonio Guglietta
  • Publication number: 20120142752
    Abstract: Compounds of Formula (I) are disclosed; wherein XA, k, A, B, R3A, R3B, R4 and R5 are defined herein. The compounds of Formula (I) are HIV protease inhibitors. The compounds and their pharmaceutically acceptable salts are useful for the prophylaxis or treatment of infection by HIV and the prophylaxis, treatment, or delay in the onset of AIDS. The compounds and their salts can be employed as ingredients in pharmaceutical compositions, optionally in combination with other antivirals, immunomodulators, antibiotics or vaccines.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 18, 2010
    Publication date: June 7, 2012
    Applicant: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
    Inventors: Craig A. Coburn, M. Katharine Holloway, Joseph P. Vacca
  • Publication number: 20120022116
    Abstract: Disclosed are compositions and methods for the prevention and/or treatment of diseases which are pathophysiologically related to GPR35, and/or GPR35-hERG signaling complex. For example, disclosed are compounds for preventing and/or treating diseases which are pathophysiologically related to GPR35 in a subject.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 13, 2011
    Publication date: January 26, 2012
    Inventors: Huayun Deng, Ye Fang, Mingqian He, Haibei Hu, Weijun Niu, Haiyan Sun
  • Publication number: 20110294775
    Abstract: Novel compounds which are useful for treating acute pain, visceral pain, neuropathic pain, inflammatory/pain receptor-mediated pain, tumour pain and headache diseases.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 12, 2008
    Publication date: December 1, 2011
    Applicant: BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM INTERNATIONAL GMBH
    Inventors: Norbert Hauel, Angelo Ceci, Henri Doods, Iris Kauffmann-Hefner, Ingo Konetzki, Annette Schuler-Metz, Rainer Walter
  • Patent number: 8058456
    Abstract: The present invention provides a compound of the formula (III): wherein R is a C1-6 alkyl group, as a novel optically active intermediate for preparing tetrahydropyrrolo[1,2-a]pyrazin-4-spiro-3?-pyrrolidine derivatives such as Ranirestat being a promising therapeutic agent for diabetic complications in a short process, in an economically advantageous manner and in high yields, and the process for preparing the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 13, 2007
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2011
    Assignee: Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Daisuke Tanaka, Toshiyuki Negoro
  • Publication number: 20110263604
    Abstract: The invention relates to phenylcyclopropylamine acetamide derivatives and their use in treating diseases.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 18, 2011
    Publication date: October 27, 2011
    Applicant: Oryzon Genomics, S.A.
    Inventors: Nathalie Guibourt, Alberto Ortega Munoz, Julio Castro-Palomino Laria
  • Publication number: 20110251168
    Abstract: The present invention relates to 3-aminopyrrolidine derivatives of the formula I: (wherein R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R6, R7, R8, X, Y and X are as defined herein) which are useful as modulators of chemokine receptor activity. In particular, these compounds are useful as modulators of chemokine receptors and more specifically as a modulator of the CCR2 and/or CCR5 receptor. The compounds and compositions of the invention may bind to chemokine receptors, e.g., the CCR2 and/or CCR5 chemokine receptors, and are useful for treating diseases associated with chemokine, e.g., CCR2 and/or CCR5, activity, such as atherosclerosis, restenosis, lupus, organ transplant rejection and rheumatoid arthritis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 16, 2011
    Publication date: October 13, 2011
    Inventors: Chu-Biao Xue, Brian W. Metcalf, Hao Feng, Ganfeng Cao, Taisheng Huang, Changsheng Zheng, Darius J. Robinson, Amy Qi Han