Patents by Inventor Christian Schopke

Christian Schopke 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: 20200123563
    Abstract: Provided are mutated acetohydroxyacid synthase (AHAS) nucleic acids and the proteins encoded by the mutated nucleic acids. Also provided are canola plants, cells, and seeds comprising the mutated genes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 27, 2019
    Publication date: April 23, 2020
    Applicant: Cibus US LLC
    Inventors: Christian Schopke, Gregory F. W. Gocal, Keith A. Walker, Peter R. Beetham
  • Publication number: 20190264219
    Abstract: The invention provides to improved methods for the modification of genes in plant cells, and plants and seeds derived therefrom. More specifically, the invention relates to the increased efficiency of targeted gene mutation by combining gene repair oligonucleotides with approaches that enhance the availability of components of the target cell gene repair mechanisms.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 13, 2019
    Publication date: August 29, 2019
    Applicants: CIBUS US LLC, CIBUS EUROPE B.V.
    Inventors: Peter R. BEETHAM, Gregory F.W. GOCAL, Christian SCHOPKE, Noel Joy SAUER, James PEARCE, Rosa E. SEGAMI, Jerry MOZORUK
  • Publication number: 20190249182
    Abstract: Provided herein include methods and compositions for making targeted changes to a DNA sequence. In various aspects and embodiments, methods and compositions for modifying a DNA sequence in a cell (such as a plant, bacterial, yeast, fungal, algal, or mammalian cell) are provided. In some aspects and embodiments the modification of DNA involves combining gene repair oligonucleotides with approaches that enhance the availability of components of the target cell gene repair mechanisms, such as a DNA cutter.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 16, 2016
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Applicants: CIBUS US LLC, CIBUS EUROPE B.V.
    Inventors: Peter R. BEETHAM, Gregory F.W. GOCAL, Christian SCHOPKE, Noel SAUER, James PEARCE, Rosa E. SEGAMI, Jerry MOZORUK
  • Patent number: 10287594
    Abstract: The invention provides to improved methods for the modification of genes in plant cells, and plants and seeds derived therefrom. More specifically, the invention relates to the increased efficiency of targeted gene mutation by combining gene repair oligonucleotides with approaches that enhance the availability of components of the target cell gene repair mechanisms.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 14, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 14, 2019
    Assignees: CIBUS US LLC, CIBUS EUROPE B.V.
    Inventors: Peter R. Beetham, Gregory F. W. Gocal, Christian Schopke, Noel Joy Sauer, James Pearce, Rosa E. Segami, Jerry Mozoruk
  • Publication number: 20180327773
    Abstract: Provided are compositions and methods relating to gene and/or protein mutations in transgenic or non-transgenic plants. In certain embodiments, the disclosure relates to mutations in the protoporphyrinogen IX (PPX) gene. In some embodiments the disclosure relates to plants that are herbicide resistant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 23, 2018
    Publication date: November 15, 2018
    Applicants: CIBUS US LLC, CIBUS EUROPE B.V.
    Inventors: Gregory F.W. Gocal, Peter R. Beetham, Aura Estela Gonzalez Schopke, Sarah Dumm, James Pearce, Christian Schopke, Keith A. Walker
  • Publication number: 20180320190
    Abstract: Provided herein include methods and compositions for effecting a targeted genetic change in DNA in a cell. Certain aspects and embodiments relate to improving the efficiency of the targeting of modifications to specific locations in genomic or other nucleotide sequences. As described herein, nucleic acids which direct specific changes to the genome may be combined with various approaches to enhance the availability of components of the natural repair systems present in the cells being targeted for modification.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 30, 2018
    Publication date: November 8, 2018
    Applicants: CIBUS US LLC, CIBUS EUROPE B.V.
    Inventors: Peter R. BEETHAM, Gregory F.W. GOCAL, Christian SCHOPKE, Noel SAUER, James PEARCE, Rosa E. SEGAMI, Jerry MOZORUK
  • Patent number: 9957515
    Abstract: Provided herein include methods and compositions for effecting a targeted genetic change in DNA in a cell. Certain aspects and embodiments relate to improving the efficiency of the targeting of modifications to specific locations in genomic or other nucleotide sequences. As described herein, nucleic acids which direct specific changes to the genome may be combined with various approaches to enhance the availability of components of the natural repair systems present in the cells being targeted for modification.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 14, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 1, 2018
    Assignees: CIBUS US LLC, CIBUS EUROPE, B.V.
    Inventors: Peter R. Beetham, Gregory F. W. Gocal, Christian Schopke, Noel Sauer, James Pearce, Rosa E. Segami, Jerry Mozoruk
  • Publication number: 20170081674
    Abstract: Provided herein include methods and compositions for making targeted changes to a DNA sequence. In various aspects and embodiments, methods and compositions for modifying a DNA sequence in a cell (such as a plant, bacterial, yeast, fungal, algal, or mammalian cell) are provided. In some aspects and embodiments the modification of DNA involves combining gene repair oligonucleotides with approaches that enhance the availability of components of the target cell gene repair mechanisms, such as a DNA cutter.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 14, 2015
    Publication date: March 23, 2017
    Inventors: Peter R. BEETHAM, Gregory F.W. GOCAL, Christian SCHOPKE, Noel SAUER, James PEARCE, Rosa E. SEGAMI, Jerry MOZORUK
  • Publication number: 20170051296
    Abstract: Provided herein include methods and compositions for effecting a targeted genetic change in DNA in a cell. Certain aspects and embodiments relate to improving the efficiency of the targeting of modifications to specific locations in genomic or other nucleotide sequences. As described herein, nucleic acids which direct specific changes to the genome may be combined with various approaches to enhance the availability of components of the natural repair systems present in the cells being targeted for modification.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 14, 2016
    Publication date: February 23, 2017
    Inventors: Peter R. BEETHAM, Gregory F.W. GOCAL, Christian SCHOPKE, Noel SAUER, James PEARCE, Rosa E. SEGAMI, Jerry MOZORUK
  • Publication number: 20160304892
    Abstract: The invention provides to improved methods for the modification of genes in plant cells, and plants and seeds derived therefrom. More specifically, the invention relates to the increased efficiency of targeted gene mutation by combining gene repair oligonucleotides with approaches that enhance the availability of components of the target cell gene repair mechanisms.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 14, 2014
    Publication date: October 20, 2016
    Inventors: Peter R. BEETHAM, Gregory F.W. GOCAL, Christian SCHOPKE, Noel Joy SAUER, James PEARCE, Rosa E. SEGAMI, Jerry MOZORUK
  • Publication number: 20160289691
    Abstract: The invention provides to improved methods for the modification of genes in plant cells, and plants and seeds derived therefrom. More specifically, the invention relates to the increased efficiency of targeted gene mutation by combining gene repair oligonucleotides with approaches that enhance the availability of components of the target cell gene repair mechanisms.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 14, 2014
    Publication date: October 6, 2016
    Inventors: Peter R. BEETHAM, Gregory F.W. GOCAL, Christian SCHOPKE, Noel Joy SAUER, James PEARCE, Rosa E. SEGAMI, Jerry MOZORUK
  • Publication number: 20140189906
    Abstract: Provided are compositions and methods relating to gene and/or protein mutations in transgenic or non-transgenic plants. In certain embodiments, the disclosure relates to mutations in the protoporphyrinogen IX (PPX) gene. In some embodiments the disclosure relates to plants that are herbicide resistant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 4, 2013
    Publication date: July 3, 2014
    Inventors: Gregory F.W. Gocal, Peter R. Beetham, Aura de Schopke, Sarah Dumm, James Pearce, Christian Schopke, Keith A. Walker
  • Publication number: 20120178628
    Abstract: Provided are mutated acetohydroxyacid synthase (AHAS) nucleic acids and the proteins encoded by the mutated nucleic acids. Also provided are canola plants, cells, and seeds comprising the mutated genes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2012
    Publication date: July 12, 2012
    Inventors: CHRISTIAN SCHOPKE, GREG F. W. GOCAL, KEITH WALKER, PETER R. BEETHAM
  • Publication number: 20120122223
    Abstract: Provided are compositions and methods relating to gene and/or protein mutations in transgenic or non-transgenic plants. In certain embodiments, the disclosure relates to mutations in the protoporphyrinogen IX (PPX) gene. In some embodiments the disclosure relates to plants that are herbicide resistant.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 28, 2011
    Publication date: May 17, 2012
    Inventors: Gregory F.W. Gocal, Peter R. Beetham, Aura de Schopke, Sarah Dumm, James Pearce, Christian Schopke, Keith A. Walker
  • Publication number: 20120060243
    Abstract: The invention provides transgenic or non-transgenic plants with improved levels of tolerance to AHAS-inhibiting herbicides. The invention also provides nucleic acids encoding mutants of the acetohydroxyacid synthase (AHAS) large subunit, expression vectors, plants comprising the nucleic acids encoding the AHASL subunits containing one, two, or more mutations, plants comprising such AHASL subunit mutant nucleic acids, methods for making and using the same, and methods of controlling weeds.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 24, 2009
    Publication date: March 8, 2012
    Inventors: Peter Beetham, Dale Carlson, Greg Gocal, John McElver, James Pearce, Christian Schopke, Bijay Singh, Keith Walker
  • Publication number: 20090205064
    Abstract: Provided are mutated acetohydroxyacid synthase (AHAS) nucleic acids and the proteins encoded by the mutated nucleic acids. Also provided are canola plants, cells, and seeds comprising the mutated genes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 3, 2008
    Publication date: August 13, 2009
    Inventors: Christian Schopke, Greg F. W. Gocal, Keith Walker, Peter R. Beetham