Patents by Inventor Colin V. Gegg, Jr.

Colin V. Gegg, Jr. 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: 20180142029
    Abstract: Antigen binding proteins that bind to human CGRP receptor (CGRP R) are provided. Nucleic acids encoding the antigen binding protein, vectors, and cells encoding the same are also provided. The antigen binding proteins can inhibit binding of CGRP R to CGRP, and are useful in a number of CGRP R related disorders, including the treatment and/or prevention of migraine headaches.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 28, 2017
    Publication date: May 24, 2018
    Applicant: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Thomas C. BOONE, David W. BRANKOW, Colin V. GEGG, JR., Shaw-Fen Sylvia HU, Chadwick T. KING, Hsieng Sen LU, Licheng SHI, Cen XU
  • Patent number: 9862771
    Abstract: Antigen binding proteins that bind to human CGRP receptor (CGRP R) are provided. Nucleic acids encoding the antigen binding protein, vectors, and cells encoding the same are also provided. The antigen binding proteins can inhibit binding of CGRP R to CGRP, and are useful in a number of CGRP R related disorders, including the treatment and/or prevention of migraine headaches.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 9, 2018
    Assignee: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Thomas C. Boone, David W. Brankow, Colin V. Gegg, Jr., Shaw-Fen Sylvia Hu, Chadwick T. King, Hsieng Sen Lu, Licheng Shi, Cen Xu
  • Publication number: 20160244497
    Abstract: The invention provides nucleic acid molecules encoding FGF21 mutant polypeptides, FGF21 mutant polypeptides, pharmaceutical compositions comprising FGF21 mutant polypeptides, and methods for treating metabolic disorders using such nucleic acids, polypeptides, or pharmaceutical compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 27, 2016
    Publication date: August 25, 2016
    Inventors: Kenneth W. WALKER, Colin V. Gegg, JR., Randy I. Hecht, Edward J. Belouski, Yue-Sheng Li, Mark L. Michaels, Jing Xu, Murielle Marie Ellison
  • Patent number: 9279013
    Abstract: The invention provides nucleic acid molecules encoding FGF21 mutant polypeptides, FGF21 mutant polypeptides comprising extended in vivos half-lives, pharmaceutical compositions comprising FGF21 mutant polypeptides having extended in vivos half lives, and methods for treating metabolic disorders using such nucleic acids, polypeptides, or pharmaceutical compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 8, 2009
    Date of Patent: March 8, 2016
    Assignee: Amgen Inc.
    Inventors: Kenneth W. Walker, Colin V. Gegg, Jr., Randy I. Hecht, Edward J. Belouski, Yue-Sheng Li, Mark L. Michaels, Jing Xu, Murielle M. Ellison
  • Publication number: 20150376286
    Abstract: Antigen binding proteins that bind to human CGRP receptor (CGRP R) are provided. Nucleic acids encoding the antigen binding protein, vectors, and cells encoding the same are also provided. The antigen binding proteins can inhibit binding of CGRP R to CGRP, and are useful in a number of CGRP R related disorders, including the treatment and/or prevention of migraine headaches.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 26, 2015
    Publication date: December 31, 2015
    Applicant: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Thomas C. BOONE, David W. BRANKOW, Colin V. GEGG, JR., Shaw-Fen Sylvia HU, Chadwick T. KING, Hsieng Sen LU, Licheng SHI, Cen XU
  • Patent number: 9102731
    Abstract: Antigen binding proteins that bind to human CGRP receptor (CGRP R) are provided. Nucleic acids encoding the antigen binding protein, vectors, and cells encoding the same are also provided. The antigen binding proteins can inhibit binding of CGRP R to CGRP, and are useful in a number of CGRP R related disorders, including the treatment and/or prevention of migraine headaches.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 18, 2009
    Date of Patent: August 11, 2015
    Assignee: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Thomas C. Boone, David W. Brankow, Colin V. Gegg, Jr., Shaw-Fen Sylvia Hu, Chadwick T. King, Hsieng Sen Lu, Licheng Shi, Cen Xu
  • Patent number: 8420779
    Abstract: Disclosed is a composition of matter involving a recombinant fusion protein comprising a a pharmacologically active protein partner, and a small pharmacologically inactive protein domain partner of human origin, such as but not limited to, a 10th fibronectin III domain, a SH3 domain, a SH2 domain, a CH2 domain of IgG1, a PDZ domain, a thrombospondin repeat domain, an ubiquitin domain, a leucine-rich repeat domain, a villin headpiece HP35 domain, a villin headpiece HP76 domain, or a fragment or modification of any of these. Also disclosed are nucleic acids (e.g., DNA constructs) encoding the fusion protein, expression vectors and recombinant host cells for expression of the fusion protein, and pharmaceutical compositions containing the recombinant fusion protein and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier, and method of producing a pharmacologically active recombinant fusion protein.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 22, 2008
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2013
    Assignee: Amgen Inc.
    Inventors: Kenneth W. Walker, Colin V. Gegg, Jr.
  • Publication number: 20130071410
    Abstract: Antigen binding proteins that bind to human CGRP receptor (CGRP R) are provided. Nucleic acids encoding the antigen binding protein, vectors, and cells encoding the same are also provided. The antigen binding proteins can inhibit binding of CGRP R to CGRP, and are useful in a number of CGRP R related, disorders including the treatment and/or prevention of migraine headaches.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 12, 2012
    Publication date: March 21, 2013
    Inventors: Thomas C. Boone, David W. Brankow, Colin V. Gegg, JR., Shaw-Fen Sylvia Hu, Chadwick T. King, Hsieng Sen Lu, Licheng Shi, Cen Xu
  • Patent number: 8168592
    Abstract: Disclosed is a composition of matter that involves a CGRP peptide antagonist. A pharmaceutical composition is disclosed that comprises the composition of matter and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier, which can be configured for administration to a patient. Also disclosed is a method of producing the composition of matter. Methods of treating, preventing or mitigating migraine, are also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 19, 2006
    Date of Patent: May 1, 2012
    Assignee: Amgen Inc.
    Inventors: Colin V. Gegg, Jr., Eileen J. Johnson, Leslie P. Miranda, Kenneth W. Walker, Jerry Ryan Holder, Marie E. Wright, Derin C. D'Amico
  • Publication number: 20110275122
    Abstract: The invention relates to the field of compounds, especially peptides or polypeptides, that have thrombopoietic activity. The peptides and polypeptides of the invention may be used to increase platelets or platelet precursors (e.g., megakaryocytes) in a mammal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 19, 2011
    Publication date: November 10, 2011
    Applicant: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Hosung MIN, Kenneth W. WALKER, Colin V. GEGG, JR., Francesco GALIMI, Jeonghoon SUN, Mei-Mei TSAI
  • Patent number: 8043829
    Abstract: Disclosed is a composition of matter comprising a ShK toxin peptide analog, and in some embodiments, a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. A pharmaceutical composition comprises the composition and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier. Also disclosed are DNAs encoding the inventive composition of matter, an expression vector comprising the DNA, and host cells comprising the expression vector. Methods of treating an autoimmune disorder and of preventing or mitigating a relapse of a symptom of multiple sclerosis are also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 25, 2007
    Date of Patent: October 25, 2011
    Assignee: Amgen Inc.
    Inventors: John K. Sullivan, Joseph G. McGivern, Leslie P. Miranda, Hung Q. Nguyen, Kenneth W. Walker, Shaw-Fen Sylvia Hu, Colin V. Gegg, Jr., Taruna Arora Khare, Beverly S. Adler, Francis H. Martin
  • Publication number: 20110195895
    Abstract: The invention provides nucleic acid molecules encoding FGF21 mutant polypeptides, FGF21 mutant polypeptides, pharmaceutical compositions comprising FGF21 mutant polypeptides, and methods for treating metabolic disorders using such nucleic acids, polypeptides, or pharmaceutical compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 8, 2009
    Publication date: August 11, 2011
    Applicant: Amgen Inc.
    Inventors: Kenneth W. Walker, Colin V. Gegg, JR., Randy I. Hecht, Edward J. Belousky, Yue-Sheng Li, Mark L. Michaels, Jing Xu, Murielle M. Ellison
  • Patent number: 7981425
    Abstract: The invention relates to the field of compounds, especially peptides or polypeptides, that have thrombopoietic activity. The peptides and polypeptides of the invention may be used to increase platelets or platelet precursors (e.g., megakaryocytes) in a mammal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 2007
    Date of Patent: July 19, 2011
    Assignee: Amgen Inc.
    Inventors: Hosung Min, Kenneth W. Walker, Colin V. Gegg, Jr., Francesco Galimi, Jeonghoon Sun, Mei-Mei Tsai
  • Patent number: 7910102
    Abstract: Disclosed is a composition of matter comprising an OSK1 peptide analog, and in some embodiments, a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. A pharmaceutical composition comprises the composition and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier. Also disclosed are DNAs encoding the inventive composition of matter, an expression vector comprising the DNA, and host cells comprising the expression vector. Methods of treating an autoimmune disorder and of preventing or mitigating a relapse of a symptom of multiple sclerosis are also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 25, 2007
    Date of Patent: March 22, 2011
    Assignee: Amgen Inc.
    Inventors: John K. Sullivan, Joseph G. McGivern, Leslie P. Miranda, Hung Q. Nguyen, Kenneth W. Walker, Shaw-Fen Sylvia Hu, Colin V. Gegg, Jr., Taruna Arora Khare, Beverly S. Adler, Francis H. Martin
  • Patent number: 7834164
    Abstract: Disclosed is a composition of matter comprising an OSK1 peptide analog, and in some embodiments, a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. A pharmaceutical composition comprises the composition and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier. Also disclosed are DNAs encoding the inventive composition of matter, an expression vector comprising the DNA, and host cells comprising the expression vector. Methods of treating an autoimmune disorder and of preventing or mitigating a relapse of a symptom of multiple sclerosis are also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 25, 2007
    Date of Patent: November 16, 2010
    Assignee: Amgen Inc.
    Inventors: John K. Sullivan, Joseph G. McGivern, Leslie P. Miranda, Hung Q. Nguyen, Kenneth W. Walker, Shaw-Fen Sylvia Hu, Colin V. Gegg, Jr.
  • Patent number: 7820623
    Abstract: Disclosed is a composition of matter comprising an OSK1 peptide analog, and in some embodiments, a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. A pharmaceutical composition comprises the composition and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier. Also disclosed are DNAs encoding the inventive composition of matter, an expression vector comprising the DNA, and host cells comprising the expression vector. Methods of treating an autoimmune disorder and of preventing or mitigating a relapse of a symptom of multiple sclerosis are also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 25, 2007
    Date of Patent: October 26, 2010
    Assignee: Amgen Inc.
    Inventors: John K. Sullivan, Joseph G. McGivern, Leslie P. Miranda, Hung Q. Nguyen, Kenneth W. Walker, Shaw-Fen Sylvia Hu, Colin V. Gegg, Jr., Taruna Arora Khare, Beverly S. Adler, Francis H. Martin
  • Publication number: 20100172895
    Abstract: Antigen binding proteins that bind to human CGRP receptor (CGRP R) are provided. Nucleic acids encoding the antigen binding protein, vectors, and cells encoding the same are also provided. The antigen binding proteins can inhibit binding of CGRP R to CGRP, and are useful in a number of CGRP R related disorders, including the treatment and/or prevention of migraine headaches.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2009
    Publication date: July 8, 2010
    Inventors: Thomas C. Boone, David W. Brankow, Colin V. Gegg, JR., Shaw-Fen Sylvia Hu, Chadwick T. King, Hsieng Sen Lu, Licheng Shi, Cen Xu
  • Publication number: 20090305399
    Abstract: Disclosed is a composition of matter comprising an OSK1 peptide analog, and in some embodiments, a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. A pharmaceutical composition comprises the composition and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier. Also disclosed are DNAs encoding the inventive composition of matter, an expression vector comprising the DNA, and host cells comprising the expression vector. Methods of treating an autoimmune disorder and of preventing or mitigating a relapse of a symptom of multiple sclerosis are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 25, 2007
    Publication date: December 10, 2009
    Inventors: John K. Sullivan, Joseph G. McGivern, Leslie P. Miranda, Hung Q. Nguyen, Kenneth W. Walker, Shaw-Fen Sylvia Hu, Colin V. Gegg, JR.
  • Publication number: 20090299044
    Abstract: Disclosed is a composition of matter comprising an OSK1 peptide analog, and in some embodiments, a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. A pharmaceutical composition comprises the composition and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier. Also disclosed are DNAs encoding the inventive composition of matter, an expression vector comprising the DNA, and host cells comprising the expression vector. Methods of treating an autoimmune disorder and of preventing or mitigating a relapse of a symptom of multiple sclerosis are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 25, 2007
    Publication date: December 3, 2009
    Inventors: John K. Sullivan, Joseph G. McGivern, Leslie P. Miranda, Hung Q. Nguyen, Kenneth W. Walker, Shaw-Fen Sylvia Hu, Colin V. Gegg, JR., Taruna Arora Khare, Beverly S. Adler, Francis H. Martin
  • Publication number: 20090297520
    Abstract: Disclosed is a composition of matter comprising an OSK1 peptide analog, and in some embodiments, a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. A pharmaceutical composition comprises the composition and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier. Also disclosed are DNAs encoding the inventive composition of matter, an expression vector comprising the DNA, and host cells comprising the expression vector. Methods of treating an autoimmune disorder and of preventing or mitigating a relapse of a symptom of multiple sclerosis are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 25, 2007
    Publication date: December 3, 2009
    Inventors: John K. Sullivan, Joseph G. McGivern, Leslie P. Miranda, Hung Q. Nguyen, Kenneth W. Walker, Shaw-Fen Sylvia Hu, Colin V. Gegg, JR., Taruna Arora Khare, Beverly S. Adler, Francis H. Martin