Patents by Inventor Jens Houghton-Larsen

Jens Houghton-Larsen 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: 20200392552
    Abstract: The invention relates to recombinant microorganisms and methods for producing steviol glycosides and steviol glycoside precursors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 26, 2020
    Publication date: December 17, 2020
    Inventors: Helene Lunde Robertsen, Iben Nordmark Andersen, Adam Matthew Takos, Swee Chuang Lim Hallwyl, Francesca Ambri, Manuel Quiros Asensio, Michael Dalgaard Mikkelsen, Jens Houghton-Larsen, Veronique Douchin, Jane Dannow Dyekjaer, Simon Carlsen, Nina Nicoline Rasmussen, Esben Halkjaer Hansen
  • Publication number: 20200325517
    Abstract: Methods for recombinant and enzymatic production of mogroside compounds and compositions containing mogroside compounds are provided by this invention.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 2, 2020
    Publication date: October 15, 2020
    Inventors: Jens Houghton-Larsen, Katarzyna Krzystanek, Angelika Semmler, Iver Klavs Riishede Hansen, Soren Damkiaer, Yaoquan Liu, Jorgen Hansen, Sathish Kumar, Muthuswamy Panchapagesa Murali, Nina Nicoline Rasmussen
  • Publication number: 20200165652
    Abstract: The invention relates to recombinant microorganisms and methods for producing mogroside compounds and mogroside precursors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 15, 2018
    Publication date: May 28, 2020
    Inventor: Jens Houghton-Larsen
  • Patent number: 10662458
    Abstract: The invention relates to methods for producing mogrosides with the aid of enzymes. In particular the invention proposes various biosynthetic pathways useful for mogroside production and enzymes useful for mogroside production are provided. Furthermore, the invention provides recombinant hosts useful in performing the methods of the invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 20, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2020
    Assignee: EVOLVA SA
    Inventors: Yaoquan Liu, Jorgen Hansen, Jens Houghton-Larsen, Muthuswamy Panchapagesa Murali, Sathish Kumar, Nina Nicoline Rasmussen
  • Publication number: 20200140912
    Abstract: Recombinant microorganisms, plants, and plant cells are disclosed that have been engineered to express novel recombinant genes encoding steviol biosynthetic enzymes and UDP-glycosyltransferases (UGTs). Such microorganisms plants, or plant cells can produce steviol or steviol glycosides, e.g., rubusoside or Rebaudioside A, which can be used as natural sweeteners in food products and dietary supplements.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 2, 2019
    Publication date: May 7, 2020
    Inventors: Ganesh M. Kishore, Michael Motion, Paula M. Hicks, Jorgen Hansen, Jens Houghton-Larsen, Esben Halkjaer Hansen, Michael Dalgaard Mikkelsen, Sabina Tavares, Charlotte Blom
  • Patent number: 10633685
    Abstract: Methods for recombinant and enzymatic production of mogroside compounds and compositions containing mogroside compounds are provided by this invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2020
    Assignee: EVOLVA SA
    Inventors: Jens Houghton-Larsen, Katarzyna Krzystanek, Angelika Semmler, Iver Klavs Riishede Hansen, Soren Damkiaer, Yaoquan Liu, Jorgen Hansen, Sathish Kumar, Muthuswamy Panchapagesa Murali, Nina Nicoline Rasmussen
  • Publication number: 20200123583
    Abstract: Recombinant microorganisms, plants, and plant cells are disclosed that have been engineered to express recombinant genes encoding UDP-glycosyltransferases (UGTs). Such microorganisms, plants, or plant cells can produce steviol glycosides, e.g., Rebaudioside A and/or Rebaudioside D, which can be used as natural sweeteners in food products and dietary supplements.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2019
    Publication date: April 23, 2020
    Inventors: Jens Houghton-Larsen, Paula Hicks, Michael Naesby, Thomas Tange Ostergaard, Jorgen Hansen, Michael Mikkelsen Dalgaard, Esben Hansen Halkjaer, Ernesto Simon, Sabina Tavares
  • Patent number: 10612064
    Abstract: The invention relates to recombinant microorganisms and methods for producing steviol glycosides and steviol glycoside precursors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 9, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2020
    Assignee: Evolva SA
    Inventors: Helene Lunde Robertson, Iben Nordmark Andersen, Adam Matthew Takos, Swee Chuang Lim Hallwyl, Francesca Ambri, Manuel Quiros Asensio, Michael Dalgaard Mikkelsen, Jens Houghton-Larsen, Veronique Douchin, Jane Dannow Dyekjaer, Simon Carlsen, Nina Nicoline Rasmussen, Esben Halkjaer Hansen
  • Patent number: 10465222
    Abstract: The invention relates to methods for producing mogrosides with the aid of enzymes. In particular the invention proposes various biosynthetic pathways useful for mogroside production and enzymes useful for mogroside production are provided. Furthermore, the invention provides recombinant hosts useful in performing the methods of the invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 8, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignee: EVOLVA SA
    Inventors: Yaoquan Liu, Jorgen Hansen, Jens Houghton-Larsen, Muthuswamy Panchapagesa Murali, Sathish Kumar, Nina Nicoline Rasmussen
  • Patent number: 10435730
    Abstract: Recombinant microorganisms, plants, and plant cells are disclosed that have been engineered to express recombinant genes encoding UDP-glycosyltransferases (UGTs). Such microorganisms, plants, or plant cells can produce steviol glycosides, e.g., Rebaudioside A and/or Rebaudioside D, which can be used as natural sweeteners in food products and dietary supplements.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 22, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2019
    Assignee: EVOLVA SA
    Inventors: Jens Houghton-Larsen, Paula Hicks, Michael Naesby, Thomas Tange Ostergaard, Jorgen Hansen, Michael Mikkelsen Dalgaard, Esben Hansen Halkjaer, Ernesto Simon, Sabina De Andrade Periera Tavares
  • Patent number: 10392644
    Abstract: Recombinant microorganisms, plants, and plant cells are disclosed that have been engineered to express novel recombinant genes encoding steviol biosynthetic enzymes and UDP-glycosyltransferases (UGTs). Such microorganisms, plants, or plant cells can produce steviol or steviol glycosides, e.g., rubusoside or Rebaudioside A, which can be used as natural sweeteners in food products and dietary supplements.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 16, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2019
    Assignee: EVOLVA SA
    Inventors: Ganesh M. Kishore, Jorgen Hansen, Jens Houghton-Larsen, Esben Halkjaer Hansen, Michael Dalgaard Mikkelsen, Sabina Tavares, Charlotte Blom
  • Publication number: 20190144907
    Abstract: The invention relates to recombinant microorganisms and methods for producing steviol glycosides, glycosides of steviol precursors, and steviol glycoside precursors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 16, 2017
    Publication date: May 16, 2019
    Inventors: Iver Klavs Riishede Hansen, Veronique Douchin, Jens Houghton-Larsen, Esben Halkjaer Hansen, Angelika Semmler, Laura Occhipinti, Kim Olsson
  • Publication number: 20190078128
    Abstract: Recombinant microorganisms, plants, and plant cells are disclosed that have been engineered to express novel recombinant genes encoding steviol biosynthetic enzymes and UDP-glycosyltransferases (UGTs). Such microorganisms, plants, or plant cells can produce steviol or steviol glycosides, e.g., rubusoside or Rebaudioside A, which can be used as natural sweeteners in food products and dietary supplements.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 16, 2016
    Publication date: March 14, 2019
    Inventors: Ganesh M. KISHORE, Michael MOTION, Paula M. HICKS, Jorgen HANSEN, Jens HOUGHTON-LARSEN, Esben Halkjaer HANSEN, Michael Dalgaard MIKKELSEN, Sabina TAVARES, Charlotte BLOM
  • Publication number: 20190062796
    Abstract: The invention relates to recombinant microorganisms and methods for producing steviol glycosides and steviol glycoside precursors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 9, 2016
    Publication date: February 28, 2019
    Inventors: Jane Dannow Dyekjaer, Jens Houghton-Larsen, Veronique Douchin
  • Patent number: 10190140
    Abstract: This invention provides recombinant cells and methods for producing terpenes and terpenoids by increasing production or accumulation or both of isoprenoid precursors thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 29, 2019
    Assignee: EVOLVA SA
    Inventors: Thomas Oestergaard Tange, Michael Naesby, Christophe Folly, Fanny Delegrange, Jens Houghton-Larsen, Simon Carlsen
  • Publication number: 20180346953
    Abstract: The invention relates to methods for producing mogrosides with the aid of enzymes. In particular the invention proposes various biosynthetic pathways useful for mogroside production and enzymes useful for mogroside production are provided. Furthermore, the invention provides recombinant hosts useful in performing the methods of the invention.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 8, 2018
    Publication date: December 6, 2018
    Inventors: Yaoquan Liu, Jorgen Hansen, Jens Houghton-Larsen, Muthuswamy Panchapagesa Murali, Sathish Kumar, Nina Nicoline Rasmussen
  • Publication number: 20180251806
    Abstract: The invention relates to methods for producing mogrosides with the aid of enzymes. In particular the invention proposes various biosynthetic pathways useful for mogroside production and enzymes useful for mogroside production are provided. Furthermore, the invention provides recombinant hosts useful in performing the methods of the invention.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 20, 2018
    Publication date: September 6, 2018
    Inventors: Yaoquan Liu, Jorgen Hansen, Jens Houghton-Larsen, Muthuswamy Panchapagesa Murali, Sathish Kumar, Nina Nicoline Rasmussen
  • Patent number: 10011859
    Abstract: The invention relates to methods for producing mogrosides with the aid of enzymes. In particular the invention proposes various biosynthetic pathways useful for mogroside production and enzymes useful for mogroside production are provided. Furthermore, the invention provides recombinant hosts useful in performing the methods of the invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 1, 2014
    Date of Patent: July 3, 2018
    Assignee: EVOLVA SA
    Inventors: Yaoquan Liu, Jorgen Hansen, Jens Houghton-Larsen, Muthuswamy Panchapagesa Murali, Sathish Kumar, Nina Nicoline Rasmussen
  • Patent number: 9932619
    Abstract: The invention relates to methods for producing mogrosides with the aid of enzymes. In particular the invention proposes various biosynthetic pathways useful for mogroside production and enzymes useful for mogroside production are provided. Furthermore, the invention provides recombinant hosts useful in performing the methods of the invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 4, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 3, 2018
    Assignee: EVOLVA SA
    Inventors: Yaoquan Liu, Jorgen Hansen, Jens Houghton-Larsen, Muthuswamy Panchapagesa Murali, Sathish Kumar, Nina Nicoline Rasmussen
  • Publication number: 20180080054
    Abstract: This invention provides recombinant cells and methods for producing terpenes and terpenoids by increasing production or accumulation or both of isoprenoid precursors thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 1, 2017
    Publication date: March 22, 2018
    Inventors: Thomas M. Ostergaard Tange, Michael Naesby, Christophe Folly, Fanny Delegrange, Jens Houghton-Larsen, Simon Carlsen