Patents Assigned to Roche GlycArt AG
  • Publication number: 20220281995
    Abstract: The invention provides antibodies against Fibroblast Activation Protein (FAP) and methods of using the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 13, 2022
    Publication date: September 8, 2022
    Applicant: Roche Glycart AG
    Inventors: Marina BACAC, Anne FREIMOSER-GRUNDSCHOBER, Ralf HOSSE, Christian KLEIN, Ekkehard MOESSNER, Valeria G. NICOLINI, Pablo UMANA
  • Publication number: 20220242971
    Abstract: The present invention generally relates to antigen-specific immunoconjugates for selectively delivering effector moieties that influence cellular activity. More specifically, the invention provides novel immunoconjugates comprising a first antigen binding moiety, an Fc domain and a single effector moiety. In addition, the present invention relates to polynucleotides encoding such immunoconjugates, and vectors and host cells comprising such polynucleotides. The invention further relates to methods for producing the immunoconjugates of the invention, and to methods of using these immunoconjugates in the treatment of disease.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 27, 2021
    Publication date: August 4, 2022
    Applicant: Roche Glycart AG
    Inventors: Oliver AST, Peter BRUENKER, Thomas U. HOFER, Ralf HOSSE, Christian KLEIN, Ekkehard MOESSNER, Pablo UMANA
  • Patent number: 11365232
    Abstract: The present invention generally relates to fusion proteins of immunoglobulins and interleukin-2 (IL-2). In addition, the present invention relates to polynucleotides encoding such fusion proteins, and vectors and host cells comprising such polynucleotides. The invention further relates to methods for producing the fusion proteins of the invention, and to methods of using them in the treatment of disease.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 5, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2022
    Assignee: Roche Glycart AG
    Inventors: Ralf Hosse, Christian Klein, Ekkehard Moessner, Laurence Bernard Peterson, Pablo Umana, Linda Wicker
  • Patent number: 11332545
    Abstract: The invention provides antibodies against Fibroblast Activation Protein (FAP) and methods of using the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 8, 2019
    Date of Patent: May 17, 2022
    Assignee: ROCHE GLYCART AG
    Inventors: Marina Bacac, Anne Freimoser-Grundschober, Ralf Hosse, Christian Klein, Ekkehard Moessner, Valeria G. Nicolini, Pablo Umana
  • Patent number: 11214622
    Abstract: The present invention relates to bispecific antibodies comprising at least one antigen binding site specific for DR5 and at least one antigen binding site specific for FAP, antibodies specific for DR5, methods for their production, pharmaceutical compositions containing said antibodies, and uses thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 6, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 4, 2022
    Assignee: ROCHE GLYCART AG
    Inventors: Peter Bruenker, Sherif Daouti, Ningping Feng, Claudia Ferrara Koller, Guy Georges, Sandra Grau-Richards, Ralf Hosse, Christian Klein, Maximiliane Koenig, Joerg Moelleken, Ekkehard Moessner, Huifeng Niu, Kathryn E. Packman, Valeria Runza, Stefan Seeber, Pablo Umana, Inja Waldhauer, Huisheng Wang, Barbara Weiser
  • Patent number: 11130822
    Abstract: The present invention generally relates to antigen-specific immunoconjugates for selectively delivering effector moieties that influence cellular activity. More specifically, the invention provides novel immunoconjugates comprising a first antigen binding moiety, an Fc domain and a single effector moiety. In addition, the present invention relates to polynucleotides encoding such immunoconjugates, and vectors and host cells comprising such polynucleotides. The invention further relates to methods for producing the immunoconjugates of the invention, and to methods of using these immunoconjugates in the treatment of disease.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 28, 2021
    Assignee: ROCHE GLYCART AG
    Inventors: Oliver Ast, Peter Bruenker, Thomas U. Hofer, Ralf Hosse, Christian Klein, Ekkehard Moessner, Pablo Umana
  • Patent number: 11111312
    Abstract: The present invention generally relates to mutant interleukin-2 polypeptides that exhibit reduced affinity to the ?-subunit of the IL-2 receptor, for use as immunotherapeutic agents. In addition, the invention relates to immunoconjugates comprising said mutant IL-2 polypeptides, polynucleotide molecules encoding the mutant IL-2 polypeptides or immunoconjugates, and vectors and host cells comprising such polynucleotide molecules. The invention further relates to methods for producing the mutant IL-2 polypeptides or immunoconjugates, pharmaceutical compositions comprising the same, and uses thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 21, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 7, 2021
    Assignee: ROCHE GLYCART AG
    Inventors: Oliver Ast, Peter Bruenker, Anne Freimoser-Grundschober, Sylvia Herter, Thomas U. Hofer, Ralf Hosse, Christian Klein, Ekkehard Moessner, Valeria G. Nicolini, Pablo Umana
  • Publication number: 20210139603
    Abstract: The invention relates to engineered polypeptides comprising Fc variants and their uses. More specifically, Fc variants are described exhibiting reduced effector function. These variants cause a benefit for a patient suffering from a disease which could be treated with an antibody for which it is desirable to reduce the effector function elicited by antibodies.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 19, 2020
    Publication date: May 13, 2021
    Applicant: Roche GlycArt AG
    Inventors: Monika BAEHNER, Stefan JENEWEIN, Manfred KUBBIES, Ekkehard MOESSNER, Tilman SCHLOTHAUER
  • Publication number: 20210095013
    Abstract: The present invention relates to bispecific antibody against human vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF/VEGF-A) and against human angiopoietin-2 (ANG-2) of human IgG1 or IgG4 subclass with mutations I253A, H310A, and H435A, methods for their production, pharmaceutical compositions containing said antibodies, and uses thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 5, 2020
    Publication date: April 1, 2021
    Applicant: Roche Glycart AG
    Inventors: Harald Duerr, Frank Herting, Christian Klein, Joerg Thomas Regula, Matthias Rueth, Kay-Gunnar Stubenrauch
  • Publication number: 20210002382
    Abstract: The present invention relates to antigen binding molecules (ABMs). In particular embodiments, the present invention relates to recombinant monoclonal antibodies, including chimeric, primatized or humanized antibodies specific for human CD20. In addition, the present invention relates to nucleic acid molecules encoding such ABMs, and vectors and host cells comprising such nucleic acid molecules. The invention further relates to methods for producing the ABMs of the invention, and to methods of using these ABMs in treatment of disease. In addition, the present invention relates to ABMs with modified glycosylation having improved therapeutic properties, including antibodies with increased Fc receptor binding and increased effector function.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 11, 2020
    Publication date: January 7, 2021
    Applicant: Roche Glycart AG
    Inventors: Pablo UMAÑA, Peter BRÜNKER, Claudia FERRARA KOLLER, Tobias SUTER, Ursula PÜNTENER, Ekkehard MÖSSNER
  • Patent number: 10781258
    Abstract: The present invention generally relates to novel bispecific antigen binding molecules for T cell activation and re-direction to specific target cells. In addition, the present invention relates to polynucleotides encoding such bispecific antigen binding molecules, and vectors and host cells comprising such polynucleotides. The invention further relates to methods for producing the bispecific antigen binding molecules of the invention, and to methods of using these bispecific antigen binding molecules in the treatment of disease.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 18, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignee: Roche Glycart AG
    Inventors: Marina Bacac, Thomas Hofer, Ralf Hosse, Christiane Neumann, Christian Klein, Ekkehard Moessner, Pablo Umana, Tina Weinzierl
  • Publication number: 20200197492
    Abstract: The present invention provides combinations of (a) an immunoconjugate comprising a first antibody engineered to have reduced effector function and an effector moiety, and (b) a second antibody engineered to have increased effector function, for use in treating a disease in an individual in need thereof. Further provided are pharmaceutical compositions comprising the combinations, and methods of using them.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 2, 2020
    Publication date: June 25, 2020
    Applicant: Roche Glycart AG
    Inventors: Christian GERDES, Christian KLEIN, Valeria G. NICOLINI, Pablo UMANA
  • Patent number: 10683345
    Abstract: The present invention relates to bispecific antibody against human vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF/VEGF-A) and against human angiopoietin-2 (ANG-2) of human IgG1 or IgG4 subclass with mutations I253A, H310A, and H435A, methods for their production, pharmaceutical compositions containing said antibodies, and uses thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 23, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 16, 2020
    Assignee: Roche Glycart AG
    Inventors: Harald Duerr, Frank Herting, Christian Klein, Joerg Thomas Regula, Matthias Rueth, Kay-Gunnar Stubenrauch
  • Publication number: 20200172591
    Abstract: The present invention generally relates to fusion proteins of immunoglobulins and interleukin-2 (IL-2). In addition, the present invention relates to polynucleotides encoding such fusion proteins, and vectors and host cells comprising such polynucleotides. The invention further relates to methods for producing the fusion proteins of the invention, and to methods of using them in the treatment of disease.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 5, 2020
    Publication date: June 4, 2020
    Applicant: Roche Glycart AG
    Inventors: Ralf Hosse, Christian Klein, Ekkehard Moessner, Laurence Bernard Peterson, Pablo Umana, Linda Wicker
  • Patent number: 10603360
    Abstract: The present invention provides combinations of (a) an immunoconjugate comprising a first antibody engineered to have reduced effector function and an effector moiety, and (b) a second antibody engineered to have increased effector function, for use in treating a disease in an individual in need thereof. Further provided are pharmaceutical compositions comprising the combinations, and methods of using them.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2020
    Assignee: Roche Glycart AG
    Inventors: Christian Gerdes, Christian Klein, Valeria G. Nicolini, Pablo Umana
  • Publication number: 20200079873
    Abstract: The invention provides antibodies against Fibroblast Activation Protein (FAP) and methods of using the same.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 8, 2019
    Publication date: March 12, 2020
    Applicant: Roche Glycart AG
    Inventors: Marina BACAC, Anne FREIMOSER-GRUNDSCHOBER, Ralf HOSSE, Christian KLEIN, Ekkehard MOESSNER, Valeria G. NICOLINI, Pablo UMANA
  • Patent number: 10577429
    Abstract: The invention provides antibodies against Fibroblast Activation Protein (FAP) and methods of using the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 18, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 3, 2020
    Assignee: ROCHE GLYCART AG
    Inventors: Marina Bacac, Anne Freimoser-Grundschober, Ralf Hosse, Christian Klein, Ekkehard Moessner, Valeria G. Nicolini, Pablo Umana
  • Patent number: 10562949
    Abstract: The present invention generally relates to fusion proteins of immunoglobulins and interleukin-2 (IL-2). In addition, the present invention relates to polynucleotides encoding such fusion proteins, and vectors and host cells comprising such polynucleotides. The invention further relates to methods for producing the fusion proteins of the invention, and to methods of using them in the treatment of disease.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 5, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 18, 2020
    Assignee: Roche Glycart AG
    Inventors: Ralf Hosse, Christian Klein, Ekkehard Moessner, Laurence Bernard Peterson, Pablo Umana, Linda Wicker
  • Publication number: 20190322765
    Abstract: The present invention generally relates to mutant interleukin-2 polypeptides that exhibit reduced affinity to the ?-subunit of the IL-2 receptor, for use as immunotherapeutic agents. In addition, the invention relates to immunoconjugates comprising said mutant IL-2 polypeptides, polynucleotide molecules encoding the mutant IL-2 polypeptides or immunoconjugates, and vectors and host cells comprising such polynucleotide molecules. The invention further relates to methods for producing the mutant IL-2 polypeptides or immunoconjugates, pharmaceutical compositions comprising the same, and uses thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 17, 2019
    Publication date: October 24, 2019
    Applicant: Roche Glycart AG
    Inventors: Oliver Ast, Peter Bruenker, Anne Freimoser-Grundschober, Sylvia Herter, Thomas U. Hofer, Ralf Hosse, Christian Klein, Ekkehard Moessner, Valeria G. Nicolini, Pablo Umana
  • Publication number: 20190322763
    Abstract: The present invention generally relates to antigen-specific immunoconjugates for selectively delivering effector moieties that influence cellular activity. More specifically, the invention provides novel immunoconjugates comprising a first antigen binding moiety, an Fc domain and a single effector moiety. In addition, the present invention relates to polynucleotides encoding such immunoconjugates, and vectors and host cells comprising such polynucleotides. The invention further relates to methods for producing the immunoconjugates of the invention, and to methods of using these immunoconjugates in the treatment of disease.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 10, 2018
    Publication date: October 24, 2019
    Applicant: Roche Glycart AG
    Inventors: Oliver AST, Peter BRUENKER, Thomas U. HOFER, Ralf HOSSE, Christian KLEIN, Ekkehard MOESSNER, Pablo UMANA