Patents by Inventor Justin K. Murray

Justin K. Murray 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: 20230279399
    Abstract: The present invention relates to RNAi constructs for reducing expression of the HSD17B13 gene. Methods of using such RNAi constructs to treat or prevent liver disease, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) are also described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 3, 2021
    Publication date: September 7, 2023
    Applicant: Amgen Inc.
    Inventors: Daniel C. H. LIN, Michael OLLMANN, Justin K. MURRAY, Bradley J. HERBERICH, Amrita DAS, Patrick COLLINS, Oliver HOMANN
  • Patent number: 11732266
    Abstract: The present invention relates to RNAi constructs for reducing expression of the ASGR1 gene. Methods of using such RNAi constructs to treat or prevent cardiovascular disease, such as coronary artery disease and myocardial infarction, and to reduce serum non-HDL cholesterol levels are also described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 26, 2020
    Date of Patent: August 22, 2023
    Assignee: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Michael Ollmann, Yang Li, Jun Zhang, Oliver Homann, Leslie P. Miranda, Justin K. Murray, Bin Wu, Oh Kyu Yoon, John Gordon Allen, Chawita Netirojjanakul, Yuan Cheng
  • Publication number: 20220307022
    Abstract: The present invention relates to RNAi constructs for reducing expression of the SCAP gene. Methods of using such RNAi constructs to treat or prevent liver disease, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) are also described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 1, 2020
    Publication date: September 29, 2022
    Applicant: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Amrita DAS, Bradley J. HERBERICH, Justin K. MURRAY, Oliver HOMANN, Michael OLLMANN, Daniel C.H. LIN
  • Publication number: 20220047621
    Abstract: The present invention relates to RNAi constructs for reducing expression of the MARC1 gene. Methods of using such RNAi constructs to treat or prevent liver fibrosis and fatty liver diseases, such as nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, are also described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 12, 2021
    Publication date: February 17, 2022
    Applicant: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Justin K. MURRAY, Jun ZHANG, Oliver HOMANN, Jason C. LONG, Bryan MEADE
  • Publication number: 20220049252
    Abstract: The present invention relates to chemically-modified RNAi constructs for reducing expression of a target gene. In particular, the invention relates to specific patterns of modified nucleotides to be incorporated into RNAi constructs to improve in vivo stability and efficacy. Also described are pharmaceutical compositions comprising the chemically-modified RNAi constructs and methods of inhibiting target gene expression in vivo by administering the chemically-modified RNAi constructs, for example, to treat or ameliorate various disease conditions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 9, 2019
    Publication date: February 17, 2022
    Applicant: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Justin K. MURRAY, Bin WU, Yuan CHENG, Bradley J. HERBERICH
  • Publication number: 20220017906
    Abstract: The present invention relates to RNAi constructs for reducing expression of the PNPLA3 gene. Methods of using such RNAi constructs to treat or prevent liver disease, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) are also described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 10, 2019
    Publication date: January 20, 2022
    Applicant: Amgen Inc.
    Inventors: Ingrid RULIFSON, Justin K. MURRAY, Michael OLLMANN, Oliver HOMANN
  • Publication number: 20210139912
    Abstract: The present invention relates to RNAi constructs for reducing expression of the PNPLA3 gene. Methods of using such RNAi constructs to treat or prevent liver disease, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) are also described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 12, 2018
    Publication date: May 13, 2021
    Applicant: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Ingrid RULIFSON, Justin K. MURRAY, Michael OLLMANN, Oliver HOMANN
  • Publication number: 20210108212
    Abstract: The present invention relates to RNAi constructs for reducing expression of the ASGR1 gene. Methods of using such RNAi constructs to treat or prevent cardiovascular disease, such as coronary artery disease and myocardial infarction, and to reduce serum non-HDL cholesterol levels are also described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 26, 2020
    Publication date: April 15, 2021
    Applicant: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Michael OLLMANN, Yang LI, Jun ZHANG, Kaustav BISWAS, Oliver HOMANN, Leslie P. MIRANDA, Justin K. MURRAY, Bin WU, Oh Kyu YOON, John Gordon ALLEN, Chawita NETIROJJANAKUL, Yuan CHENG
  • Patent number: 10870856
    Abstract: The present invention relates to RNAi constructs for reducing expression of the ASGR1 gene. Methods of using such RNAi constructs to treat or prevent cardiovascular disease, such as coronary artery disease and myocardial infarction, and to reduce serum non-HDL cholesterol levels are also described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 25, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 22, 2020
    Assignee: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Michael Ollmann, Yang Li, Jun Zhang, Oliver Homann, Leslie P. Miranda, Justin K. Murray, Bin Wu, Oh Kyu Yoon, John Gordon Allen, Chawita Netirojjanakul
  • Publication number: 20190309306
    Abstract: The present invention relates to RNAi constructs for reducing expression of the ASGR1 gene. Methods of using such RNAi constructs to treat or prevent cardiovascular disease, such as coronary artery disease and myocardial infarction, and to reduce serum non-HDL cholesterol levels are also described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 25, 2017
    Publication date: October 10, 2019
    Applicant: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Michael OLLMANN, Yang LI, Jun ZHANG, Kaustav BISWAS, Oliver HOMANN, Leslie P. MIRANDA, Justin K. MURRAY, Bin WU, Oh Kyu YOON, John Gordon ALLEN, Chawita NETIROJJANAKUL, Yuan CHENG
  • Patent number: 10344060
    Abstract: Disclosed is a composition of matter comprising an isolated polypeptide, which is a peripherally-restricted NaV1.7 inhibitor. In some disclosed embodiments, the isolated polypeptide is an inhibitor of NaV1.7. Other embodiments are conjugated embodiments of the inventive composition of matter and pharmaceutical compositions containing the inventive composition of matter. Isolated nucleic acids encoding some embodiments of inventive polypeptides and expression vectors, and recombinant host cells containing them are disclosed. A method of treating or preventing pain is also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 12, 2014
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2019
    Assignee: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Justin K. Murray, Jerry Ryan Holder, Malgorzata Wanska, Christopher M. Tegley, James R. Falsey, Elizabeth M. Doherty, Leslie P. Miranda, Kaustav Biswas, Bin Wu, Kelvin Sham, Jason C. Long
  • Patent number: 9796766
    Abstract: Disclosed is a composition of matter comprising an isolated polypeptide, which is a peripherally-restricted NaV1.7 inhibitor. In some disclosed embodiments, the isolated polypeptide is an inhibitor of NaV1.7 and/or NaV1.3. Other embodiments are conjugated embodiments of the inventive composition of matter and pharmaceutical compositions containing the inventive composition of matter. Isolated nucleic acids encoding some embodiments of inventive polypeptides and expression vectors, and recombinant host cells containing them are disclosed. A method of treating or preventing pain is also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 20, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 24, 2017
    Assignee: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Justin K. Murray, Leslie P. Miranda, Stefan I. McDonough
  • Patent number: 9636418
    Abstract: Disclosed is a composition of matter comprising an isolated polypeptide, which is a peripherally-restricted NaV1.7 inhibitor. In some disclosed embodiments, the isolated polypeptide is an inhibitor of NaV1.7. Other embodiments are conjugated embodiments of the inventive composition of matter and pharmaceutical compositions containing the inventive composition of matter. Isolated nucleic acids encoding some embodiments of inventive polypeptides and expression vectors, and recombinant host cells containing them are disclosed. A method of treating or preventing pain is also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 12, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 2, 2017
    Assignee: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Justin K. Murray, Jerry Ryan Holder, Malgorzata Wanska, Christopher M. Tegley, James R. Falsey, Elizabeth M. Doherty, Leslie P. Miranda
  • Publication number: 20160304570
    Abstract: Disclosed is a composition of matter comprising an isolated polypeptide, which is a peripherally-restricted NaV1.7 inhibitor. In some disclosed embodiments, the isolated polypeptide is an inhibitor of NaV1.7 and/or NaV1.3. Other embodiments are conjugated embodiments of the inventive composition of matter and pharmaceutical compositions containing the inventive composition of matter. Isolated nucleic acids encoding some embodiments of inventive polypeptides and expression vectors, and recombinant host cells containing them are disclosed. A method of treating or preventing pain is also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 20, 2016
    Publication date: October 20, 2016
    Applicant: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Justin K. MURRAY, Leslie P. MIRANDA, Stefan I. MCDONOUGH
  • Patent number: 9340590
    Abstract: Disclosed is a composition of matter comprising an isolated polypeptide, which is a peripherally-restricted Nav1.7 inhibitor. In some disclosed embodiments, the isolated polypeptide is an inhibitor of Nav1.7 and/or Nav1.3. Other embodiments are conjugated embodiments of the inventive composition of matter and pharmaceutical compositions containing the inventive composition of matter. Isolated nucleic acids encoding some embodiments of inventive polypeptides and expression vectors, and recombinant host cells containing them are disclosed. A method of treating or preventing pain is also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 16, 2012
    Date of Patent: May 17, 2016
    Assignee: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Justin K. Murray, Leslie P. Miranda, Stefan I. McDonough
  • Publication number: 20160024159
    Abstract: Disclosed is a composition of matter comprising an isolated polypeptide, which is a peripherally-restricted NaV1.7 inhibitor. In some disclosed embodiments, the isolated polypeptide is an inhibitor of NaV1.7. Other embodiments are conjugated embodiments of the inventive composition of matter and pharmaceutical compositions containing the inventive composition of matter. Isolated nucleic acids encoding some embodiments of inventive polypeptides and expression vectors, and recombinant host cells containing them are disclosed. A method of treating or preventing pain is also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 12, 2014
    Publication date: January 28, 2016
    Applicant: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Justin K. MURRAY, Jerry Ryan HOLDER, Malgorzata WANSKA, Christopher M. TEGLEY, James R. FALSEY, Elizabeth M. DOHERTY, Leslie P. MIRANDA, Kaustav BISWAS, Bin WU, Kelvin SHAM, Jason C. LONG
  • Publication number: 20150023988
    Abstract: Disclosed is a composition of matter comprising an isolated polypeptide, which is a peripherally-restricted Nav1.7 inhibitor. In some disclosed embodiments, the isolated polypeptide is an inhibitor of Nav1.7. Other embodiments are conjugated embodiments of the inventive composition of matter and pharmaceutical compositions containing the inventive composition of matter. Isolated nucleic acids encoding some embodiments of inventive polypeptides and expression vectors, and recombinant host cells containing them are disclosed. A method of treating or preventing pain is also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 12, 2014
    Publication date: January 22, 2015
    Applicant: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Justin K. MURRAY, Jerry Ryan HOLDER, Malgorzata WANSKA, Christopher M. TEGLEY, James R. FALSEY, Elizabeth M. DOHERTY, Leslie P. MIRANDA
  • Publication number: 20140073577
    Abstract: Disclosed is a composition of matter comprising an isolated polypeptide, which is a peripherally-restricted Nav1.7 inhibitor. In some disclosed embodiments, the isolated polypeptide is an inhibitor of Nav1.7 and/or Nav1.3. Other embodiments are conjugated embodiments of the inventive composition of matter and pharmaceutical compositions containing the inventive composition of matter. Isolated nucleic acids encoding some embodiments of inventive polypeptides and expression vectors, and recombinant host cells containing them are disclosed. A method of treating or preventing pain is also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 16, 2012
    Publication date: March 13, 2014
    Applicant: AMGEN INC.
    Inventors: Justin K. Murray, Leslie P. Miranda, Stefan I. McDonough
  • Publication number: 20120121591
    Abstract: Disclosed are compositions of matter having an amino acid sequence of SEQ ID NO:4, or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof, including embodiments comprising a toxin peptide analog related to ShK, HmK, and AETX-K and pharmaceutical compositions or medicaments containing them along with a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier. Some embodiments include a half-life extending moiety. Also disclosed are a method of preventing or mitigating a relapse of a symptom of multiple sclerosis and a method of treating an autoimmune disorder using the compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 19, 2010
    Publication date: May 17, 2012
    Applicant: Amgen Inc.
    Inventors: John K. Sullivan, Leslie P. Miranda, Colin V. Gegg, Shaw-Fen Sylvia Hu, Edward J. Belouski, Justin K. Murray, Hung Nguyen, Kenneth W. Walker, Taruna Arora, Frederick W. Jacobsen, Yue-Sheng Li, Thomas C. Boone