Patents by Inventor Andrea Esser

Andrea Esser has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20210340504
    Abstract: Genetically-modified cell capable of producing UD CA, cholic acid, and/or another UDCA precursor comprising at least one heterologous polynucleotide encoding an enzyme involved in a metabolic pathway that converts sugar to UDCA, cholic acid, and/or another UDCA precursor. Method of making UDCA, cholic acid, and/or another UDCA precursor using such a cell. Use of UDCA or UDCA precursor produced using such a method for the manufacture of a medicament for the treatment of a disease or symptom of a disease. Medicament comprising UDCA or UDCA precursor made using such a method. Method of treating a disease or symptom of a disease comprising administering UDCA or a UDCA precursor made using such a method. Isolated nucleic acid encoding at least one enzyme involved in a metabolic pathway that converts sugar to UDCA, cholic acid, and/or another UDCA precursor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 8, 2019
    Publication date: November 4, 2021
    Inventors: Maria ENQUIST-NEWMAN, Erin TOM, Cleo HO, Christopher SAVILE, Abhinav KUMAN, Lauren ESSER, Andrea CHAN, Michael CLAY, Adrianna PIGULA, Hsiang-yun CHEN
  • Patent number: 10640611
    Abstract: The invention relates to polyamine addition compounds, methods for the production thereof, the use thereof as crosslinking agents and dispersing agents, and paints and plastic materials containing the addition compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 28, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 5, 2020
    Assignee: BYK-Chemie, GmbH
    Inventors: Bernd Göbelt, Andreas Okkel, Jürgen Omeis, Wolfgang Pritschins, Jörg Bömer, Sabine Stelz, Andrea Eßer
  • Publication number: 20170335154
    Abstract: The invention relates to a process for preparing an amine adduct, in which a polyamine component (A), a polyester component (B) and a hydrocarbon component (C) are reacted. The amine adduct is of particularly good suitability as a wetting agent and dispersant, especially for coatings and plastics applications.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 10, 2017
    Publication date: November 23, 2017
    Inventors: Wolfgang PRITSCHINS, Jürgen OMEIS, Stefan MÖSSMER, Andrea ESSER, Monika ROCH
  • Patent number: 9752067
    Abstract: The invention relates to a process for preparing an amine adduct, in which a polyamine component (A), a polyester component (B) and a hydrocarbon component (C) are reacted. The amine adduct is of particularly good suitability as a wetting agent and dispersant, especially for coatings and plastics applications.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 15, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 5, 2017
    Assignee: BYK-Chemie GmbH
    Inventors: Wolfgang Pritschins, Jürgen Omeis, Stefan Mössmer, Andrea Esser, Monika Roch
  • Publication number: 20170190840
    Abstract: The invention relates to polyamine addition compounds, methods for the production thereof, the use thereof as wetting agents and dispersing agents, and paints and plastic materials containing said addition compounds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 28, 2014
    Publication date: July 6, 2017
    Applicant: BYK-Chemie GmbH
    Inventors: Bernd GÖBELT, Andreas OKKEL, Jürgen OMEIS, Wolfgang PRITSCHINS, Jörg BÖMER, Sabine STELZ, Andrea EßER
  • Patent number: 9598618
    Abstract: The invention relates to a process for preparing an amine adduct, in which a polyamine component (A), a polyester component (B) and a hydrocarbon component (C) are reacted. The amine adduct is of particularly good suitability as a wetting agent and dispersant, especially for coatings and plastics applications.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 15, 2012
    Date of Patent: March 21, 2017
    Assignee: BYK-Chemie GmbH
    Inventors: Wolfgang Pritschins, Jürgen Omeis, Stefan Mössmer, Andrea Esser, Monika Roch
  • Patent number: 9574121
    Abstract: The invention relates to a process for preparing an amine adduct, in which a polyamine component (A), a polyester component (B) and a hydrocarbon component (C) are reacted. The amine adduct is of particularly good suitability as a wetting agent and dispersant, especially for coatings and plastics applications.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 15, 2012
    Date of Patent: February 21, 2017
    Assignee: BYK-Chemie GmbH
    Inventors: Jürgen Omeis, Stefan Mössmer, Andrea Esser, Monika Roch, Wolfgang Pritschins
  • Patent number: 9403719
    Abstract: Curable polymer mixtures comprising at least one oligomeric addition product with hydrolyzable silane groups and additional functional groups as the mediator additive, and a curable polymer system having epoxy group-carrying polymers and curing agents, fillers and optionally addditives; polymer concrete mixtures and molded bodies produced therefrom.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 19, 2009
    Date of Patent: August 2, 2016
    Assignee: BYK-Chemie GmbH
    Inventors: René Nagelsdiek, Bernd Göbelt, Wolfgang Pritschins, Dorothée Greefrath, Stephan Remme, Andrea Esser
  • Patent number: 9259700
    Abstract: The invention concerns a composition comprising as component (A): 10% to 97% by weight, based on the total weight of the composition, of one or more monocarboxylic esters of the general formula R1—CO—OR2, in which R1 is a saturated or unsaturated, branched or straight-chain, aliphatic group having 11 to 23 carbon atoms and R2 is a branched or straight-chain aliphatic group, a cycloaliphatic group or aromatic group having 1 to 13 carbon atoms, and the sum of the carbon atoms of the groups R1 and R2 is not more than 30, the monocarboxylic ester or esters possessing a boiling point of more than 250° C. under a standard pressure of 101.3 kPa, and as component (B): 3% to 90% by weight, based on the total weight of the composition, of one or more dispersants, the composition possessing a viscosity at 25° C. of less than 5000 mPas. The invention further concerns the use of the composition as a dispersion medium, millbases obtained from the composition, and the use of the millbases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 1, 2009
    Date of Patent: February 16, 2016
    Assignee: BYK-Chemie GmbH
    Inventors: Martin Fischer, Wolfgang Pritschins, Frank Vennhoff, Lucia Spikker-Heilen, Andrea Esser
  • Publication number: 20150299538
    Abstract: The invention relates to a process for preparing an amine adduct, in which a polyamine component (A), a polyester component (B) and a hydrocarbon component (C) are reacted. The amine adduct is of particularly good suitability as a wetting agent and dispersant, especially for coatings and plastics applications.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 15, 2012
    Publication date: October 22, 2015
    Inventors: Jürgen Omeis, Stefan Mössmer, Andrea Esser, Monika Roch, Wolfgang Pritschins
  • Publication number: 20140312280
    Abstract: The invention relates to a process for preparing an amine adduct, in which a polyamine component (A), a polyester component (B) and a hydrocarbon component (C) are reacted. The amine adduct is of particularly good suitability as a wetting agent and dispersant, especially for coatings and plastics applications.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 15, 2012
    Publication date: October 23, 2014
    Applicant: BYK-Chemie GMBH
    Inventors: Wolfgang Pritschins, Jürgen Omeis, Stefan Mössmer, Andrea Esser, Monika Roch
  • Publication number: 20140296430
    Abstract: The invention relates to a process for preparing an amine adduct, in which a polyamine component (A), a polyester component (B) and a hydrocarbon component (C) are reacted. The amine adduct is of particularly good suitability as a wetting agent and dispersant, especially for coatings and plastics applications.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 15, 2012
    Publication date: October 2, 2014
    Inventors: Wolfgang Pritschins, Jürgen Omeis, Stefan Mössmer, Andrea Esser, Monika Roch
  • Patent number: 8613797
    Abstract: The invention concerns a composition comprising as component (A): 10% to 97% by weight, based on the total weight of the composition, of one or more monocarboxylic esters of the general formula R1—CO—OR2, in which R1 is a saturated or unsaturated, branched or straight-chain, aliphatic group having 11 to 23 carbon atoms and R2 is a branched or straight-chain aliphatic group, a cycloaliphatic group or aromatic group having 1 to 13 carbon atoms, and the sum of the carbon atoms of the groups R1 and R2 is not more than 30, the monocarboxylic ester or esters possessing a boiling point of more than 250° C. under a standard pressure of 101.3 kPa, and as component (B): 3% to 90% by weight, based on the total weight of the composition, of one or more dispersants, the composition possessing a viscosity at 25° C. of less than 5000 mPas. The invention further concerns the use of the composition as a dispersion medium, millbases obtained from the composition, and the use of the millbases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 1, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 24, 2013
    Assignee: BYK-Chemie GmbH
    Inventors: Martin Fischer, Wolfgang Pritschins, Frank Vennhoff, Lucia Spikker-Heilen, Andrea Esser
  • Patent number: 8362300
    Abstract: The present invention provides addition compounds, which suitable as dispersants and as dispersion stabilizers, and to the salts of the said compounds. The invention further provides processes for preparing these addition compounds, to their use as dispersants and dispersion stabilizers for organic and inorganic pigments and also fillers in organic and aqueous systems, and to pulverous or fibrous solids coated with such dispersants and intended for incorporation into liquid systems.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 6, 2005
    Date of Patent: January 29, 2013
    Assignee: BYK-Chemie GmbH
    Inventors: Wolfgang Pritschins, Udo Krappe, Karlheinz Haubennestel, Andrea Esser
  • Patent number: 8153722
    Abstract: A curable polymer mixture comprising 1.) at least one at least oligomeric addition product a) of at least one amino silane and/or thiosilane having at least one hydrolysable silane group to at least one compound having at least two terminal, ethylenically unsaturated double bonds, and/or at least one at least oligomeric addition product b) of at least one isocyanate silane and/or epoxy silane having at least one hydrolysable silane group to at least one oligomeric compound having at least three recurring units and at least one terminal hydroxyl group or terminal amino group and at least one terminal ethylenically unsaturated double bond as coupling additive, 2.) a system which can be cured by radical polymerization, comprising at least one ethylenically unsaturated polymer and/or a (meth)acrylic resin, at least one ethylenically unsaturated monomer, at least one radical initiator and optionally at least one cross-linking agent as binder 3.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 27, 2009
    Date of Patent: April 10, 2012
    Assignee: BYK-Chemie GmbH
    Inventors: René Nagelsdiek, Wolfgang Pritschins, Bernd Göbelt, Dorothée Greefrath, Stephan Remme, Andrea Esser
  • Publication number: 20110313089
    Abstract: The invention concerns a composition comprising as component (A): 10% to 97% by weight, based on the total weight of the composition, of one or more monocarboxylic esters of the general formula R1—CO—OR2, in which R1 is a saturated or unsaturated, branched or straight-chain, aliphatic group having 11 to 23 carbon atoms and R2 is a branched or straight-chain aliphatic group, a cycloaliphatic group or aromatic group having 1 to 13 carbon atoms, and the sum of the carbon atoms of the groups R1 and R2 is not more than 30, the monocarboxylic ester or esters possessing a boiling point of more than 250° C. under a standard pressure of 101.3 kPa, and as component (B): 3% to 90% by weight, based on the total weight of the composition, of one or more dispersants, the composition possessing a viscosity at 25° C. of less than 5000 mPas. The invention further concerns the use of the composition as a dispersion medium, millbases obtained from the composition, and the use of the millbases.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 1, 2009
    Publication date: December 22, 2011
    Applicant: BYK-Chemie GmbH
    Inventors: Martin Fischer, Wolfgang Pritschins, Frank Vennhoff, Lucia Spikker-Heilen, Andrea Esser
  • Publication number: 20110190420
    Abstract: Curable polymer mixtures comprising at least one oligomeric addition product with hydrolyzable silane groups and additional functional groups as the mediator additive, and a curable polymer system having epoxy group-carrying polymers and curing agents, fillers and optionally addditives; polymer concrete mixtures and molded bodies produced therefrom
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 19, 2009
    Publication date: August 4, 2011
    Applicant: BYK-CHEMIE GMBH
    Inventors: René Nagelsdiek, Bernd Göbelt, Wolfgang Pritschins, Dorothée Greefrath, Stephan Remme, Andrea Esser
  • Publication number: 20100016492
    Abstract: A curable polymer mixture comprising 1.) at least one at least oligomeric addition product a) of at least one amino silane and/or thiosilane having at least one hydrolysable silane group to at least one compound having at least two terminal, ethylenically unsaturated double bonds, and/or at least one at least oligomeric addition product b) of at least one isocyanate silane and/or epoxy silane having at least one hydrolysable silane group to at least one oligomeric compound having at least three recurring units and at least one terminal hydroxyl group or terminal amino group and at least one terminal ethylenically unsaturated double bond as coupling additive, 2.) a system which can be cured by radical polymerisation, comprising at least one ethylenically unsaturated polymer and/or a (meth)acrylic resin, at least one ethylenically unsaturated monomer, at least one radical initiator and optionally at least one cross-linking agent as binder 3.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 27, 2009
    Publication date: January 21, 2010
    Applicant: BYK-CHEMIE GMBH
    Inventors: René Nagelsdiek, Wolfgang Pritschins, Bernd Gõbelt, Dorothée Greefrath, Stephan Remme, Andrea Esser
  • Patent number: 7205351
    Abstract: The present invention relates to processing aids for the processing of synthetic polymer compositions based on carboxylic esters, where the processing aids include, partial esters which contain at least 18 carbon atoms, have a number-average molecular weight of from 300 to 10,000, and can be prepared by the reaction of saturated or unsaturated aliphatic and/or cycloaliphatic polycarboxylic acids or anhydrides of these with saturated or unsaturated aliphatic, cycloaliphatic and/or aromatic monoepoxides and/or monoalcohols optionally containing ether groups, where at least 10% and not more than 90% of the carboxyl groups of the polycarboxylic acids have been reacted and the polycarboxylic acids and anhydrides of these contain from 8 to 100 carbon atoms. The invention further relates to the use of these processing aids in synthetic polymer compositions, and also to synthetic polymer compositions, which comprise these processing aids.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 18, 2002
    Date of Patent: April 17, 2007
    Assignee: BYK-Chemie GmbH
    Inventors: Wolfgang Pritschins, Barbel Gertzen, Andrea Esser, Karlheinz Haubennestel
  • Publication number: 20050250927
    Abstract: The present invention provides addition compounds, which suitable as dispersants and as dispersion stabilizers, and to the salts of the said compounds. The invention further provides processes for preparing these addition compounds, to their use as dispersants and dispersion stabilizers for organic and inorganic pigments and also fillers in organic and aqueous systems, and to pulverous or fibrous solids coated with such dispersants and intended for incorporation into liquid systems.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 6, 2005
    Publication date: November 10, 2005
    Inventors: Wolfgang Pritschins, Udo Krappe, Karlheinz Haubennestel, Andrea Esser