Leitat Technological Center has patented 2,3-dihydro-1h-pyrrolo[3,2-b]pyridine derivatives acting as sigma non-opioid intracellular receptor 1 (SIGMAR1) and sigma intracellular receptor 2 (TMEM97) ligands reported to be useful for the treatment of pain, hyperalgesia, depression, anxiety and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Galecto Biotech AB has divulged new galectin-3 (LGALS3) inhibitors reported to be useful for the treatment of cancer, autoimmune disease, fibrosis and cardiovascular, eye, metabolic, cerebrovascular and inflammatory disorders, among other disorders.
Three months after agreeing to an intellectual property waiver for COVID-19 vaccines, World Trade Organization (WTO) members are discussing expanding it to therapies, diagnostics and devices used in preventing, diagnosing and treating COVID-19 infections.
Tohoku University has divulged quinoline compounds acting as histamine N-methyltransferase (HNMT) inhibitors reported to be useful for the treatment of narcolepsy, Alzheimer's disease and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Infex Therapeutics Ltd. has divulged nonstructural protein 3 (nsp3, PL-PRO) macrodomain (Mac1) (SARS-CoV-2; COVID-19 virus) inhibitors reported to be useful for the treatment of coronavirus acute respiratory syndrome.