Patent Number: 6,310,092

Title: Methods for preventing and treating autoimmune and inflammatory disease using thioether furan nitrone compounds

Abstract: Disclosed are methods for preventing the onset of autoimmune or inflammatory diseases in mammals using a pharmaceutical composition containing a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier and an effective amount of a thioether furan nitrone compound.

Inventors: Kelleher; Judith A. (Fremont, CA), Maples; Kirk R. (San Jose, CA), Zhang; Yong-Kang (Santa Clara, CA)

Assignee: Centaur Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

International Classification: C07D 307/00 (20060101); C07D 307/64 (20060101); A61K 031/34 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018