Patents by Inventor Avvari Krishna Prasad

Avvari Krishna Prasad 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: 20210371453
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates generally to methods of preparing glycoconjugates containing a saccharide conjugated to a carrier protein by use of stable nitroxyl radical related agent/oxidant as an oxidizing agent, to immunogenic compositions comprising such glycoconjugates, and to methods for the use of such glycoconjugates and immunogenic compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 12, 2021
    Publication date: December 2, 2021
    Inventors: Mingming Han, Rajesh Kumar Kainthan, Jin-Hwan Kim, Avvari Krishna Prasad
  • Patent number: 11160855
    Abstract: The present invention relates to new immunogenic compositions comprising conjugated Streptococcus pneumoniae capsular saccharide antigens (glycoconjugates) and uses thereof. Immunogenic compositions of the present invention will typically comprise at least one glycoconjugate from a S. pneumoniae serotype not found in PREVNAR®, SYNFLORIX® and/or PREVNAR 13®. The invention also relates to vaccination of human subjects, in particular infants and elderly, against pneumoccocal infections using said novel immunogenic compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 2, 2021
    Assignee: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Emilio Anthony Emini, Wendy Jo Watson, Avvari Krishna Prasad, Mingming Han, Jin-Hwan Kim, Jianxin Gu, Yu-ying Yang, Rajesh Kumar Kainthan, David Cooper, Michael William Pride, Kathrin Ute Jansen
  • Patent number: 11147865
    Abstract: The invention relates to immunogenic compositions comprising a capsular polysaccharide (CP) from Streptococcus agalactiae, commonly referred to as group B Streptococcus (GBS), conjugated to a carrier protein, and optionally including an aluminum-based adjuvant. The invention further relates to methods for inducing an immune response in subjects against GBS and/or for reducing or preventing invasive GBS disease in subjects using the compositions disclosed herein. The resulting antibodies can be used to treat or prevent GBS infection via passive immunotherapy.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 4, 2020
    Date of Patent: October 19, 2021
    Assignee: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Annaliesa Sybil Anderson, Leena Shriram Bagle, Amardeep Singh Bhupender Bhalla, Miguel Angel Garcia, Lei Hu, Lakshmi Khandke, Avvari Krishna Prasad, Cindy Xudong Yang
  • Patent number: 11117928
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates generally to methods of preparing glycoconjugates containing a saccharide conjugated to a carrier protein by use of stable nitroxyl radical related agent/oxidant as an oxidizing agent, to immunogenic compositions comprising such glycoconjugates, and to methods for the use of such glycoconjugates and immunogenic compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 8, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 14, 2021
    Assignee: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Mingming Han, Rajesh Kumar Kainthan, Jin-Hwan Kim, Avvari Krishna Prasad
  • Patent number: 11110160
    Abstract: The invention provides eTEC linked glycoconjugates comprising a saccharide covalently conjugated to a carrier protein through a (2-((2-oxoethyl)thio)ethyl)carbamate (eTEC) spacer, immunogenic compositions comprising such glycoconjugates, and methods for the preparation and use of such glycoconjugates and immunogenic compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 28, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 7, 2021
    Assignee: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Jianxin Gu, Jin-hwan Kim, Avvari Krishna Prasad, Yu-ying Yang
  • Patent number: 11090375
    Abstract: The present invention relates to new immunogenic compositions comprising conjughated Streptococcus pneumoniae capsular saccharide antigens (glycoconjugates) and uses thereof. Immunogenic compositions of the present invention will typically comprise at least one glycoconjugate from a S. pneumoniae serotype not found in PREVNAR®, SYNFLORIX® and/or PREVNAR 13®. The invention also relates to vaccination of human subjects, in particular infants and elderly, against pneumococcal infections using said novel immunogenic compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 12, 2020
    Date of Patent: August 17, 2021
    Assignee: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Emilio Anthony Emini, Wendy Jo Watson, Avvari Krishna Prasad, Mingming Han, Jin-Hwan Kim, Jianxin Gu, Yu-ying Yang, Rajesh Kumar Kainthan, David Cooper, Michael William Pride, Kathrin Ute Jansen
  • Publication number: 20210196810
    Abstract: The present invention relates to new immunogenic compositions comprising conjugated Streptococcus pneumoniae capsular saccharide antigens (glycoconjugates) and uses thereof. Immunogenic compositions of the present invention will typically comprise at least one glycoconjugate from a S. pneumoniae serotype not found in PREVNAR®, SYNFLORIX® and/or PREVNAR 13®. The invention also relates to vaccination of human subjects, in particular infants and elderly, against pneumococcal infections using said novel immunogenic compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 6, 2021
    Publication date: July 1, 2021
    Applicant: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Emilio Anthony Emini, Wendy Jo Watson, Avvari Krishna Prasad, Mingming Han, Jin-Hwan Kim, Jianxin Gu, Yu-ying Yang, Rajesh Kumar Kainthan, David Cooper, Michael William Pride, Kathrin Ute Jansen
  • Publication number: 20210145957
    Abstract: The invention relates to immunogenic polysaccharide-protein conjugates comprising a capsular polysaccharide (CP) from Streptococcus agalactiae, commonly referred to as group B. streptococcus (GBS), and a carrier protein, wherein the CP is selected from the group consisting of serotypes Ia, Ib, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, and IX, and wherein the CP has a sialic acid level of greater than about 60%. The invention also relates to methods of making the conjugates and immunogenic compositions comprising the conjugates. The invention also relates to immunogenic compositions comprising polysaccharide-protein conjugates, wherein the conjugates comprise a CP from GBS serotype IV and at least one additional serotype. The invention further relates to methods for inducing an immune response in subjects against GBS and/or for reducing or preventing invasive GBS disease in subjects using the compositions disclosed herein. The resulting antibodies can be used to treat or prevent GBS infection via passive immunotherapy.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 28, 2021
    Publication date: May 20, 2021
    Applicant: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Annaliesa Sybil Anderson, Amardeep Singh Bhupender Bhalla, Robert G.K. Donald, Jianxin Gu, Kathrin Ute Jansen, Rajesh Kumar Kainthan, Lakshmi Khandke, Jin-Hwan Kim, Paul Liberator, Avvari Krishna Prasad, Mark Edward Ruppen, Ingrid Lea Scully, Suddham Singh, Cindy Xudong Yang
  • Publication number: 20210121555
    Abstract: The invention relates to isolated Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 15B capsular polysaccharide and processes for their preparation. The invention also relates to immunogenic conjugates comprising Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 15B capsular polysaccharide covalently linked to a carrier protein, processes for their preparation and immunogenic compositions comprising them.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 17, 2020
    Publication date: April 29, 2021
    Applicant: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Mingming Han, Avvari Krishna Prasad, David Cooper, Wendy Jo Watson
  • Patent number: 10946086
    Abstract: The invention relates to immunogenic polysaccharide-protein conjugates comprising a capsular polysaccharide (CP) from Streptococcus agalactiae, commonly referred to as group B streptococcus (GBS), and a carrier protein, wherein the CP is selected from the group consisting of serotypes Ia, Ib, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, and IX, and wherein the CP has a sialic acid level of greater than about 60%. The invention also relates to methods of making the conjugates and immunogenic compositions comprising the conjugates. The invention also relates to immunogenic compositions comprising polysaccharide-protein conjugates, wherein the conjugates comprise a CP from GBS serotype IV and at least one additional serotype. The invention further relates to methods for inducing an immune response in subjects against GBS and/or for reducing or preventing invasive GBS disease in subjects using the compositions disclosed herein. The resulting antibodies can be used to treat or prevent GBS infection via passive immunotherapy.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 11, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 16, 2021
    Assignee: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Annaliesa Sybil Anderson, Amardeep Singh Bhupender Bhalla, Robert G. K. Donald, Jianxin Gu, Kathrin Ute Jansen, Rajesh Kumar Kainthan, Lakshmi Khandke, Jin-Hwan Kim, Paul Liberator, Avvari Krishna Prasad, Mark Edward Ruppen, Ingrid Lea Scully, Suddham Singh, Cindy Xudong Yang
  • Patent number: 10918708
    Abstract: The invention relates to activated Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 10A, 22F or 33F polysaccharides and processes for their preparation. The invention also relates to immunogenic conjugates comprising Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 10A, 22F or 33F polysaccharides covalently linked to a carrier protein, processes for their preparation and immunogenic compositions and vaccines comprising them.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 16, 2021
    Assignee: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Jianxin Gu, Rajesh Kumar Kainthan, Jin-Hwan Kim, Avvari Krishna Prasad, Yu-Ying Yang
  • Publication number: 20210023193
    Abstract: The invention relates to activated Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 10A, 22F or 33F polysaccharides and processes for their preparation. The invention also relates to immunogenic conjugates comprising Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 10A, 22F or 33F polysaccharides covalently linked to a carrier protein, processes for their preparation and immunogenic compositions and vaccines comprising them.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 1, 2020
    Publication date: January 28, 2021
    Applicant: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Jianxin Gu, Rajesh Kumar Kainthan, Jin-Hwan Kim, Avvari Krishna Prasad, Yu-Ying Yang
  • Publication number: 20210023200
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to RSV F protein mutants, nucleic acids or vectors encoding a RSV F protein mutant, compositions comprising a RSV F protein mutant or nucleic acid, and uses of the RSV F protein mutants, nucleic acids or vectors, and compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 1, 2020
    Publication date: January 28, 2021
    Applicant: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Ye Che, Philip Ralph Dormitzer, Alexey Vyacheslavovich Gribenko, Luke David Handke, Avvari Krishna Prasad, Xiayang Qiu, Mark Edward Ruppen, Xi Song, Kena Anne Swanson, Srinivas Kodali, Xin Xu, KariAnn Sweeney Efferen, Ping Cai, Kristin Rachael Tompkins, Lorna del Pilar Nunez
  • Publication number: 20200368340
    Abstract: The invention relates to immunogenic compositions comprising a capsular polysaccharide (CP) from Streptococcus agalactiae, commonly referred to as group B streptococcus (GBS), conjugated to a carrier protein, and optionally including an aluminum-based adjuvant. The invention further relates to methods for inducing an immune response in subjects against GBS and/or for reducing or preventing invasive GBS disease in subjects using the compositions disclosed herein. The resulting antibodies can be used to treat or prevent GBS infection via passive immunotherapy.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 4, 2020
    Publication date: November 26, 2020
    Inventors: Annaliesa Sybil Anderson, Leena Shriram Bagle, Amardeep Singh Bhupender Bhalla, Miguel Angel Garcia, Lei Hu, Lakshmi Khandke, Avvari Krishna Prasad, Cindy Xudong Yang
  • Patent number: 10821171
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to RSV F protein mutants, nucleic acids or vectors encoding a RSV F protein mutant, compositions comprising a RSV F protein mutant or nucleic acid, and uses of the RSV F protein mutants, nucleic acids or vectors, and compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 8, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 3, 2020
    Assignee: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Ye Che, Philip Ralph Dormitzer, Alexey Vyacheslavovich Gribenko, Luke David Handke, Avvari Krishna Prasad, Xiayang Qiu, Mark Edward Ruppen, Xi Song, Kena Anne Swanson, Srinivas Kodali, Xin Xu, KariAnn Sweeney Efferen, Ping Cai, Kristin Rachael Tompkins, Lorna del Pilar Nunez
  • Publication number: 20200331959
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates generally to methods of preparing glycoconjugates containing a saccharide conjugated to a carrier protein by use of stable nitroxyl radical related agent/oxidant as an oxidizing agent, to immunogenic compositions comprising such glycoconjugates, and to methods for the use of such glycoconjugates and immunogenic compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 8, 2020
    Publication date: October 22, 2020
    Inventors: Mingming Han, Rajesh Kumar Kainthan, Jin-Hwan Kim, Avvari Krishna Prasad
  • Publication number: 20200306357
    Abstract: The present invention relates to new immunogenic compositions comprising conjughated Streptococcus pneumoniae capsular saccharide antigens (glycoconjugates) and uses thereof. Immunogenic compositions of the present invention will typically comprise at least one glycoconjugate from a S. pneumoniae serotype not found in PREVNAR®, SYNFLORIX® and/or PREVNAR 13®. The invention also relates to vaccination of human subjects, in particular infants and elderly, against pneumococcal infections using said novel immunogenic compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 12, 2020
    Publication date: October 1, 2020
    Inventors: Emilio Anthony Emini, Wendy Jo Watson, Avvari Krishna Prasad, Mingming Han, Jin-Hwan Kim, Jianxin Gu, Yu-ying Yang, Rajesh Kumar Kainthan, David Cooper, Michael William Pride, Kathrin Ute Jansen
  • Patent number: 10751402
    Abstract: The invention relates to immunogenic compositions comprising a capsular polysaccharide (CP) from Streptococcus agalactiae, commonly referred to as group B streptococcus (GBS), conjugated to a carrier protein, and optionally including an aluminum-based adjuvant. The invention further relates to methods for inducing an immune response in subjects against GBS and/or for reducing or preventing invasive GBS disease in subjects using the compositions disclosed herein. The resulting antibodies can be used to treat or prevent GBS infection via passive immunotherapy.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 25, 2020
    Assignee: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Annaliesa Sybil Anderson, Leena Shriram Bagle, Amardeep Singh Bhupender Bhalla, Miguel Angel Garcia, Lei Hu, Lakshmi Khandke, Avvari Krishna Prasad, Cindy Xudong Yang
  • Patent number: 10745438
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates generally to methods of preparing glycoconjugates containing a saccharide conjugated to a carrier protein by use of stable nitroxyl radical related agent/oxidant as an oxidizing agent, to immunogenic compositions comprising such glycoconjugates, and to methods for the use of such glycoconjugates and immunogenic compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 9, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2020
    Assignee: Pfizer Inc.
    Inventors: Mingming Han, Rajesh Kumar Kainthan, Jin-Hwan Kim, Avvari Krishna Prasad
  • Publication number: 20200246448
    Abstract: The invention provides eTEC linked glycoconjugates comprising a saccharide covalently conjugated to a carrier protein through a (2-((2-oxoethyl)thio)ethyl)carbamate (eTEC) spacer, immunogenic compositions comprising such glycoconjugates, and methods for the preparation and use of such glycoconjugates and immunogenic compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 28, 2020
    Publication date: August 6, 2020
    Inventors: Jianxin Gu, Jin-hwan Kim, Avvari Krishna Prasad, Yu-ying Yang