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Recent Drug Discovery Patent Applications

Posted on: February 21, 2012

Following are the highlights of drug discovery related recent US patent applications. Details of each patent application with link to respective patents are available in the website.

1. Flurbiprofen for the treatment of leptin resistance
2. Tyrosinase inhibitors for the treatment and prevention of pigmentary disorders
3. Selective induction of terminal differentiation, cell growth arrest or apoptosis of cancer cells
4. Method for treating altitudinal hypoxia – hypoxia resulting from reduced oxygen levels at high altitude
5. Antisense oligonucleotides targeting exon skipping in the dystrophin gene for the treatment of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
6. Antisense oligonucleotide targeting IRS-1 for the treatment of ophthalmic pathological neovascularization-related diseases
7. PPAR gamma agonists, sulfonamide compounds, for the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD) and asthma
8. A novel pyridine thio derivative for the treatment of Helicobacter pylori infection
9. T cell alpha-2B adrenergic receptors as therapeutic drug target for the treatment of various human diseases
10. siRNA targeting MIG12 gene for the treatment of lipid disorders
11. Prodrugs of GABA analogs
12. Endogenous hyaluronan synthesis as a drug target for the cosmetic treatment of aged skin
13. A medical food for the treatment of autism, ADHD and childhood psychotic disorder
14. TNF superfamily cytokines fused with collectin family trimerization domain for the treatment of cancer and other diseases
15. PTGS suppressor PTGS suppressor protein binding inhibitor as an antiviral agent
16. Extended release of drugs with pH dependent solubility [Patent News]
17. Combination of sodium-dependent glucose transporter (SGLT2) inhibitor and biguanide for the treatment of diabetes
18. Tapentadol for the treatment of osteoarthritis pain
19. Genetic variants at SMAD3 and/or JAK2 loci as diagnostic and prognostic biomarkers of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
20. Frataxin as a therapeutic drug target of Friedreich’s ataxia

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