Patent Number: 8,796,453

Title: Processes and intermediates for producing azaindoles

Abstract: The present invention relates to processes and intermediates for the preparation of compounds useful as inhibitors of Janus kinases (JAK).

Inventors: Tanoury; Gerald J. (Marlborough, MA), Jung; Young Chun (Lexington, MA), Magdziak; Derek (Medford, MA), Looker; Adam (Winchester, MA), Kline; Billie J. (Kingston, MA), Jurcik; Vaclav (Cambridge, GB), Dominguez Olmo; Beatriz (Bury St. Edmunds, GB)

Assignee: Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated

International Classification: C07D 471/04 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/05/12018