Patents by Inventor Daniela Herbst

Daniela Herbst 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).

  • Patent number: 11124742
    Abstract: An amino acid sequence may have at least 70% sequence identity to the amino acid sequence identified in SEQ ID No. 1 over its entire length, and (a) an amino acid substitution N130D on the position corresponding to the position 30 based on the numbering according to SEQ ID No. 1, and (b) an amino acid substitution on at least one of the positions corresponding to the positions 101, 133, 144, 224, 252 or 271, in each case based on the numbering according to SEQ ID No. 1. Such proteases are particularly suitable for having an improved cleaning performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 5, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 21, 2021
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Nina Mussmann, Susanne Wieland, Daniela Herbst, Inken Prueser
  • Patent number: 11060077
    Abstract: The invention is used in the field of enzyme technology. The invention relates to lipases and to the production thereof, the amino acid sequence of which has been modified in particular with regard to the use thereof in detergents and cleaning agents, all sufficiently similar lipases having a corresponding modification and nucleic acids coding for them. The invention further relates to methods and uses of said lipases and to agents containing them, in particular detergents and cleaning agents.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 13, 2021
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Daniela Herbst, Timothy O'Connell, Nina Mussmann, Renée Charlott Eichstaedt, Claudia Lindner, Georgette Koerfer, Mehdi Davari Dolatabadi, Ljubica Vojcic, Ulrich Schwaneberg
  • Patent number: 11053486
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to detergent compositions comprising polypeptides having xanthan degrading activity. The disclosure also relates to methods for producing said detergent compositions and to the use of said detergent compositions in cleaning applications.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 15, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 6, 2021
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Timothy O'Connell, Susanne Tondera, Nina Mussmann, Daniela Herbst, Dorotea R. S. Raventos, Lars Anderson, Lorena Palmén, Liv Christiansen, Peter Hallin, Leigh Murphy, Mette Louise Dissing Overgaard, Rune Nygaard Monrad
  • Publication number: 20210163912
    Abstract: An amino acid sequence may have at least 70% sequence identity to the amino acid sequence identified in SEQ ID No. 1 over its entire length, and (a) an amino acid substitution on the position corresponding to the position 271, and (b1) at least one other amino acid substitution for at least one of the positions corresponding to the positions 18, 61, 92, 99, 137, 149, 156, 159, 162, 166, 172, 192, 199, 217, 265, or combinations thereof; and/or (b2) an amino acid substitution on the position corresponding to the position 9, and another amino acid substitution for at least one position corresponding to the positions 29, 48, 101, 130, 31, 133, 144, 217, 224, 252, or combinations thereof. Such proteases are useful for in washing or cleaning agents.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 5, 2018
    Publication date: June 3, 2021
    Inventors: Nina MUSSMANN, Susanne WIELAND, Daniela HERBST, Inken PRUESER, Christian DEGERING, Daria STRAUSS, Thorsten EGGERT, Christian LEGGEWIE, Layla FERNANDEZ, Sabine GRIEMERT
  • Patent number: 11001827
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to detergent compositions comprising xanthan lyase variants and methods for use of said compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 24, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 11, 2021
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Nina Mussmann, Susanne Wieland, Daniela Herbst, Lars Anderson, Jens Erik Nielsen, Allan Svendsen, Rune Nygaard Monrad, Rajendra Kulothungan Sainathan, Geetha Hiremath Mendez, Sohel Dalal, Shilpi Agarwal, Kasper D. Rand, Pernille F. Jensen
  • Patent number: 10988747
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a detergent composition comprising endoglucanase variants and methods for use of said compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 24, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 27, 2021
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Nina Mussmann, Susanne Wieland, Daniela Herbst, Lars Anderson, Jens Erik Nielsen, Allan Svendsen, Rune Nygaard Monrad, Lars Giger, Vasudeva P. Rao, Sohel Dalal, Santhosh Vasu Mepadam, Marie T. Kruse, Kasper D. Rand, Pernille F. Jensen
  • Publication number: 20210115423
    Abstract: The present description is related to novel mannanases, compositions including mannanase, to methods for producing mannanases and to methods of using mannanases to degrade and modify mannan containing material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 5, 2017
    Publication date: April 22, 2021
    Inventors: Taija Leinonen, Leena Valtakari, Michael Seefried, Kari Juntunen, Kristiina Järvinen, Daniela Dollak, Patrick Lorenz, Jari Vehmaanperä, Pentti Ojapalo, Terhi Puranen, Daniela Herbst, Susanne Wieland, Nina Mussmann
  • Patent number: 10941371
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to proteases that are variants of a Bacillus gibsonii protease, the proteases comprising an amino acid sequence which has at least about 70% sequence identity to the amino acid sequence given in SEQ ID No. 1 over its entire length, and which has an amino acid substitution on at least one of the positions corresponding to the positions 12, 43, 122, 127, 154, 156, 160, 211 or 222, relating in each case to the numbering according to SEQ ID No. 1. The present disclosure also relates to the production and use thereof. Said type of proteases have a very good cleaning performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 9, 2021
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Daniela Herbst, Timothy O'Connell, Nina Mussmann, Inga Kerstin Vockenroth, Thomas Weber
  • Patent number: 10865401
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to proteases comprising an amino acid sequence which has at least about 70% sequence identity to the amino acid sequence indicated in SEQ ID NO. 1, over the entire length thereof, and in which the amino acids in the positions corresponding to positions 24, 33, 53, 78, 101, 128 and 217 according to SEQ ID NO. 1 are substituted at 24G, 33T, 53G, 78N, 101N, 128A and 217Q, and to the production and use thereof. Said type of proteases have a very good cleaning performance compared to reference proteases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 4, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 15, 2020
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Daniela Herbst, Timothy O'Connell, Nina Mussmann, Brian Laufs, Ayhan Aydemir, Renee Charlott Eichstaedt, Inken Prueser
  • Publication number: 20200291367
    Abstract: The invention is used in the field of enzyme technology. The invention relates to lipases and to the production thereof, the amino acid sequence of which has been modified in particular with regard to the use thereof in detergents and cleaning agents, all sufficiently similar lipases having a corresponding modification and nucleic acids coding for them. The invention further relates to methods and uses of said lipases and to agents containing them, in particular detergents and cleaning agents.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 9, 2017
    Publication date: September 17, 2020
    Applicant: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Daniela Herbst, Timothy O'Connell, Nina Mussmann, Renée Charlott Eichstaedt, Claudia Lindner, Georgette Koerfer, Mehdi Davari Dolatabadi, Ljubica Vojcic, Ulrich Schwanenberg
  • Patent number: 10767142
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to proteases having an amino acid sequence with at least about 70% sequence identity to the amino acid sequence given in SEQ ID NO:2, over the entire length thereof, and comprising an amino acid substitution at at least one of the positions P9, Q62, D101, N130, G166, N187, 5216, N238 or Q271, based in each case on the numbering according to SEQ ID NO:2. The present disclosure also relates to the production and use thereof. Such proteases exhibit very good stability, in particular storage stability, while at the same time having a good cleaning performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Nina Mussmann, Timothy O'Connell, Daniela Herbst, Inken Prueser, Christian Degering, Sabine Griemert, Thorsten Eggert, Christian Leggewie
  • Publication number: 20200255773
    Abstract: An amino acid sequence may have at least 70% sequence identity to the amino acid sequence identified in SEQ ID No. 1 over its entire length, and (a) an amino acid substitution N130D on the position corresponding to the position 30 based on the numbering according to SEQ ID No. 1, and (b) an amino acid substitution on at least one of the positions corresponding to the positions 101, 133, 144, 224, 252 or 271, in each case based on the numbering according to SEQ ID No. 1. Such proteases are particularly suitable for having an improved cleaning performance.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 5, 2018
    Publication date: August 13, 2020
    Inventors: Nina MUSSMANN, Susanne WIELAND, Daniela HERBST, Inken PRUESER
  • Publication number: 20200231957
    Abstract: An amino acid sequence may have at least 70% sequence identity to the amino acid sequence identified in SEQ ID No. 1 over its entire length, and (a) amino acid substitutions at the positions corresponding to the positions 9 and 271 in each case based on the numbering according to SEQ ID No. 1, and (b) an amino acid substitution on at least one of the positions corresponding to the positions 29, 48, 101, 30, 131, 133, 144, 224 or 252, in each case based on the numbering according to SEQ ID No. 1. Such proteases are particularly suitable for having an improved cleaning performance.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 5, 2018
    Publication date: July 23, 2020
    Inventors: Layla FERNANDEZ, Sabine GRIEMERT, Nina MUSSMANN, Susanne WIELAND, Daniela HERBST, Inken PRUESER, Christian DEGERING, Daria STRAUSS, Thorsten EGGERT, Christian LEGGEWIE
  • Publication number: 20200172884
    Abstract: The present disclosure concerns the field of enzyme technology, in particular the lipolytic action of enzymes on fats and oils as used in detergents or cleaning agents, for example. The present disclosure relates to an agent, in particular a detergent or cleaning agent, which contains a lipase as defined herein. Furthermore, the present disclosure concerns a method for cleaning textiles as well as to the use of the agent as contemplated herein for removing stains.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 6, 2018
    Publication date: June 4, 2020
    Applicant: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: DANIELA HERBST, NINA MUSSMANN, SUSANNE WIELAND, CLAUDIA LINDNER, PHILIP BUSCH, GARABED ANTRANIKIAN
  • Publication number: 20200165590
    Abstract: The present invention relates to polypeptides having beta-glucanase activity, catalytic domains. beta-glucan binding domains and polynucleotides encoding the polypeptides, catalytic domains or beta-glucan binding domains. The invention also relates to nucleic acid constructs, vectors, and host cells comprising the polynucleotides as well as methods of producing and using the polypeptides, catalytic domains or beta-glucan binding domains. The invention further relates to cleaning or detergent compositions comprising polypeptides exhibiting beta-glucanase activity and one or more amylases and/or one or more proteases and uses thereof in cleaning or detergent applications and processes such as cleaning hard-surfaces, dish wash and laundering.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 7, 2016
    Publication date: May 28, 2020
    Applicant: NOVOZYMES A/S
    Inventors: Iben Damager, Morten Gjermansen, Carsten Andersen, Thomas Weber, Inga Kerstin Vockenroth, Clarissa Maisey, Astrid Spitz, Lisa-Marie Schütz, Claudia Ottow, Daniela Herbst, Claudia Lindner
  • Patent number: 10662399
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to amylases which have an amino acid sequence that, over its entire length, shares at least about 70% sequence identity with the amino acid sequence of SEQ ID NO: 1, and to the production and use thereof. The amylases have a good cleaning performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2020
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Daniela Herbst, Nina Mussmann, Timothy O'Connell, Claudia Lindner, Anna Krueger, Neele Meyer-Heydecke, Garabed Antranikian, Anke Peters
  • Publication number: 20200140787
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to proteases having an amino acid sequence with at least about 70% sequence identity to the amino acid sequence given in SEQ ID NO:2, over the entire length thereof, and comprising an amino acid substitution at at least one of the positions P9, Q62, D101, N130, G166, N187, 5216, N238 or Q271, based in each case on the numbering according to SEQ ID NO:2. The present disclosure also relates to the production and use thereof. Such proteases exhibit very good stability, in particular storage stability, while at the same time having a good cleaning performance.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 7, 2017
    Publication date: May 7, 2020
    Applicant: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Nina Mussmann, Timothy O?Connell, Daniela Herbst, Inken Prueser, Christian Degering, Sabine Griemert, Thorsten Eggert, Christian Leggewie
  • Publication number: 20200109355
    Abstract: This present disclosure relates to novel detergent compositions comprising bacterial mannanase enzymes. The detergent compositions comprising bacterial mannanases are useful in laundry and cleaning applications wherein degradation or modification of mannan is desired. The present disclosure also relates to the use of said detergent compositions in laundry and cleaning applications as well as a method for degrading mannan.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 1, 2018
    Publication date: April 9, 2020
    Applicant: AB ENZYMES GMBH
    Inventors: DANIELA HERBST, SUSANNE WIELAND, NINA MUSSMANN, TAIJA LEINONEN, LEENA VALTAKARI, MICHAEL SEEFRIED, KARI JUNTUNEN, DANIELA DOLLAK, PATRICK LORENZ, JARI VEHMAANPERAE, PENTTI OJAPALO, TERHI PURANEN, KRISTIINA JAERVINEN
  • Publication number: 20200002691
    Abstract: The Present disclosure relates to lipases comprising an amino acid sequence which has at least 70% sequence identity with the amino acid sequence specified in SEQ ID NO:1 over the entire length thereof and which have an amino acid substitution in at least one of the positions S93, P145, L156, K169, N193, G202, Q225, K235, V236, P260, H298, P308, F311, N328, L352, D359 or S364, referring in each case to the numbering according to SEQ ID NO:1, and the production and use thereof. Lipases of such kind have very good stability, particularly thermal stability, and at the same time good cleaning power.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 29, 2018
    Publication date: January 2, 2020
    Applicant: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: NINA MUSSMANN, SUSANNE WIELAND, DANIELA HERBST, MARGRET VAN LIER, ROLAND WEIS
  • Publication number: 20190382691
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to dish washing compositions comprising polypeptides having beta-glucanase activity, catalytic domains, beta-glucan binding domains and polynucleotides encoding the polypeptides, catalytic domains or beta-glucan binding domains. The present disclosure further relates to dish washing compositions comprising polypeptides exhibiting beta-glucanase activity and one or more amylases and/or one or more proteases and uses thereof in dish wash applications and dish wash processes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 7, 2016
    Publication date: December 19, 2019
    Applicant: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Thomas Weber, Inga Kerstin Vockenroth, Clarissa Maisey, Astrid Spitz, Lisa-Marie Schuetz, Claudia Ottow, Daniela Herbst, Iben Damager, Morten Gjermansen, Carsten Andersen, Claudia Lindner