Patents by Inventor Debbie Yaver

Debbie Yaver 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: 20200151397
    Abstract: The present invention relates to enzyme compositions and processes of producing and using the compositions for the saccharification of lignocellulosic material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 21, 2020
    Publication date: May 14, 2020
    Applicant: Novozymes A/S
    Inventors: Jeffrey Shasky, Debbie Yaver, Donna Moyer
  • Patent number: 10633664
    Abstract: The present application discloses genetically modified yeast cells comprising an active 3-HP fermentation pathway, and the use of these cells to produce 3-HP.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 15, 2019
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2020
    Assignee: CARGILL, INCORPORATED
    Inventors: Holly Jessen, Brian Rush, Jeanette Huryta, Beth Mastel, Alan Berry, Debbie Yaver, Michael Catlett, Michelle Barnhart
  • Patent number: 10570433
    Abstract: The present invention relates to enzyme compositions and processes of producing and using the compositions for the saccharification of lignocellulosic material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 28, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 25, 2020
    Assignee: Novozymes A/S
    Inventors: Jeffrey Shasky, Debbie Yaver, Donna Moyer
  • Publication number: 20190249181
    Abstract: The present application discloses genetically modified yeast cells comprising an active 3-HP fermentation pathway, and the use of these cells to produce 3-HP.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 15, 2019
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Applicant: CARGILL, INCORPORATED
    Inventors: Holly Jessen, Brian Rush, Jeanette Huryta, Beth Mastel, Alan Berry, Debbie Yaver, Michael Catlett, Michelle Barnhart
  • Publication number: 20190249161
    Abstract: The present invention relates to methods for constructing a filamentous fungal strain for production of multiple recombinant polypeptides having biological activity. The present invention also relates to methods for producing multiple recombinant polypeptides having biological activity in a filamentous fungal strain. The present invention also relates to filamentous fungal strains expressing multiple recombinant polypeptides having biological activity.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 25, 2019
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Applicant: Novozymes, Inc.
    Inventors: Debbie Yaver, Qiming Jin
  • Publication number: 20190218584
    Abstract: The present invention relates to enzyme compositions and processes of producing and using the compositions for the saccharification of lignocellulosic material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 28, 2019
    Publication date: July 18, 2019
    Applicant: Novozymes A/S
    Inventors: Jeffrey Shasky, Debbie Yaver, Donna Moyer
  • Patent number: 10301610
    Abstract: The present invention relates to methods for constructing a filamentous fungal strain for production of multiple recombinant polypeptides having biological activity. The present invention also relates to methods for producing multiple recombinant polypeptides having biological activity in a filamentous fungal strain. The present invention also relates to filamentous fungal strains expressing multiple recombinant polypeptides having biological activity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 28, 2019
    Assignee: Novozymes, Inc.
    Inventors: Debbie Yaver, Qiming Jin
  • Patent number: 10273515
    Abstract: The present invention relates to enzyme compositions and processes of producing and using the compositions for the saccharification of lignocellulosic material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 4, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 30, 2019
    Assignee: Novozymes A/S
    Inventors: Jeffrey Shasky, Debbie Yaver, Donna Moyer
  • Patent number: 10260072
    Abstract: The present application discloses genetically modified yeast cells comprising an active 3-HP fermentation pathway, and the use of these cells to produce 3-HP.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 28, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 16, 2019
    Assignee: CARGILL, INCORPORATED
    Inventors: Holly Jessen, Brian Rush, Jeanette Huryta, Beth Mastel, Alan Berry, Debbie Yaver, Michael Catlett, Michelle Barnhart
  • Publication number: 20180312849
    Abstract: The present invention relates to mutants of a parent Trichoderma strain, comprising a polynucleotide encoding a polypeptide and one or more genes selected from the group consisting of a peptaibol synthetase gene, a paracelsin synthetase gene, a first terpene cyclase gene, a second terpene cyclase gene, and a third terpene cyclase gene, wherein one or more of the genes are modified rendering the mutant strain deficient in the production of one or more of the enzymes selected from the group consisting of a peptaibol synthetase, a paracelsin synthetase, a first terpene cyclase, a second terpene cyclase, and a third terpene cyclase compared to the parent Trichoderma strain when cultivated under identical conditions. The present invention also relates to methods of producing a polypeptide in such mutants and methods for producing such mutants.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 12, 2018
    Publication date: November 1, 2018
    Applicant: Novozymes, Inc.
    Inventors: Sandra Merino, Judilee Quintos, Debbie Yaver
  • Publication number: 20180291358
    Abstract: The present invention relates to isolated polypeptides having xylanase activity and isolated polynucleotides encoding the polypeptides. The invention also relates to nucleic acid constructs, vectors, and host cells comprising the polynucleotides as well as methods for producing and using the polypeptides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 20, 2018
    Publication date: October 11, 2018
    Applicant: Novozymes, Inc.
    Inventors: Debbie Yaver, Paul Harris, Suzanne Otani, Janine Lin, Hanshu Ding
  • Patent number: 10023872
    Abstract: The present invention relates to mutants of a parent Trichoderma strain, comprising a polynucleotide encoding a polypeptide and one or more genes selected from the group consisting of a peptaibol synthetase gene, a paracelsin synthetase gene, a first terpene cyclase gene, a second terpene cyclase gene, and a third terpene cyclase gene, wherein one or more of the genes are modified rendering the mutant strain deficient in the production of one or more of the enzymes selected from the group consisting of a peptaibol synthetase, a paracelsin synthetase, a first terpene cyclase, a second terpene cyclase, and a third terpene cyclase compared to the parent Trichoderma strain when cultivated under identical conditions. The present invention also relates to methods of producing a polypeptide in such mutants and methods for producing such mutants.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 20, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 17, 2018
    Assignee: Novozymes, Inc.
    Inventors: Sandra Merino, Judilee Quintos, Debbie Yaver
  • Patent number: 10006016
    Abstract: The present invention relates to isolated polypeptides having xylanase activity and isolated polynucleotides encoding the polypeptides. The invention also relates to nucleic acid constructs, vectors, and host cells comprising the polynucleotides as well as methods for producing and using the polypeptides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 24, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 26, 2018
    Assignee: Novozymes, Inc.
    Inventors: Debbie Yaver, Paul Harris, Suzanne Otani, Janine Lin, Hanshu Ding
  • Publication number: 20180044684
    Abstract: The present application discloses genetically modified yeast cells comprising an active 3-HP fermentation pathway, and the use of these cells to produce 3-HP.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 28, 2017
    Publication date: February 15, 2018
    Inventors: Holly Jessen, Brian Rush, Jeanette Huryta, Beth Mastel, Alan Berry, Debbie Yaver, Michael Catlett
  • Patent number: 9873881
    Abstract: The present invention relates to methods for producing a biological substance, comprising: (a) cultivating a fungal host cell in a medium conducive for the production of the biological substance, wherein the fungal host cell comprises a first nucleic acid sequence encoding the biological substance operably linked to a second nucleic acid sequence comprising a promoter variant selected from the group consisting of SEQ ID NO: 2, SEQ ID NO: 3, SEQ ID NO: 4, SEQ ID NO: 5, SEQ ID NO: 6, SEQ ID NO: 7, SEQ ID NO: 8, SEQ ID NO: 9, SEQ ID NO: 10, SEQ ID NO: 11, and SEQ ID NO: 12; and a subsequence thereof; and hybrid and tandem promoters thereof; and (b) isolating the biological substance from the cultivation medium. The present invention also relates to the isolated promoter variants and to constructs, vectors, and fungal host cells comprising the promoter variants operably linked to nucleic acid sequences encoding biological substances.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 26, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 23, 2018
    Assignee: Novozymes, Inc.
    Inventors: Debbie Yaver, Peter Nham
  • Patent number: 9777280
    Abstract: The present application discloses genetically modified yeast cells comprising an active 3-HP fermentation pathway, and the use of these cells to produce 3-HP.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 3, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2017
    Assignee: CARGILL, INCORPORATED
    Inventors: Holly Jessen, Brian Rush, Jeanette Huryta, Beth Mastel, Alan Berry, Debbie Yaver, Michael Catlett, Michelle Barnhart
  • Publication number: 20170233751
    Abstract: The present invention relates to methods for producing a biological substance, comprising: (a) cultivating a fungal host cell in a medium conducive for the production of the biological substance, wherein the fungal host cell comprises a first nucleic acid sequence encoding the biological substance operably linked to a second nucleic acid sequence comprising a promoter variant selected from the group consisting of SEQ ID NO: 2, SEQ ID NO: 3, SEQ ID NO: 4, SEQ ID NO: 5, SEQ ID NO: 6, SEQ ID NO: 7, SEQ ID NO: 8, SEQ ID NO: 9, SEQ ID NO: 10, SEQ ID NO: 11, and SEQ ID NO: 12; and a subsequence thereof; and hybrid and tandem promoters thereof; and (b) isolating the biological substance from the cultivation medium. The present invention also relates to the isolated promoter variants and to constructs, vectors, and fungal host cells comprising the promoter variants operably linked to nucleic acid sequences encoding biological substances.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 26, 2017
    Publication date: August 17, 2017
    Inventors: Debbie Yaver, Peter Nham
  • Publication number: 20170226492
    Abstract: The present invention relates to isolated polypeptides having xylanase activity and isolated polynucleotides encoding the polypeptides. The invention also relates to nucleic acid constructs, vectors, and host cells comprising the polynucleotides as well as methods for producing and using the polypeptides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 24, 2017
    Publication date: August 10, 2017
    Inventors: Debbie Yaver, Paul Harris, Suzanne Otani, Janine Lin, Hanshu Ding
  • Publication number: 20170204441
    Abstract: The present invention relates to enzyme compositions and processes of producing and using the compositions for the saccharification of lignocellulosic material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 4, 2015
    Publication date: July 20, 2017
    Applicant: Novozymes A/S
    Inventors: Jeffrey Shasky, Debbie Yaver, Donna Moyer
  • Patent number: 9701970
    Abstract: The present invention relates to isolated promoters and constructs, vectors, and fungal host cells comprising such promoters operably linked to polynucleotides encoding polypeptides. The present invention also relates to methods for producing such polypeptides.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 3, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 11, 2017
    Assignee: Novozymes, Inc.
    Inventors: Sandra Merino, Debbie Yaver