Patents by Inventor Maureen Elizabeth Hillenmeyer

Maureen Elizabeth Hillenmeyer 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: 20210230611
    Abstract: Methods for identifying biosynthetic gene clusters that include genes for producing compounds that interact with specific target proteins are disclosed. Some methods relate to bioinformatics methods for identifying and/or prioritizing biosynthetic gene clusters. Related systems, components, and tools for the identification and expression of such gene clusters are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 26, 2021
    Publication date: July 29, 2021
    Applicant: The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University
    Inventors: Brian Thomas Naughton, Colin Harvey, Ulrich Schlecht, Maureen Elizabeth Hillenmeyer, Joe Horecka
  • Publication number: 20200291411
    Abstract: Inducible promoters for the coordinated expression of at least one heterologous gene in yeast and methods of using them are disclosed. In particular, the invention relates to sets of inducible promoters derived from S. cerevisiae and related species that can be induced in the presence of nonfermentable carbon sources.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 20, 2020
    Publication date: September 17, 2020
    Applicant: The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University
    Inventors: Colin Harvey, Ulrich Schlecht, Maureen Elizabeth Hillenmeyer
  • Patent number: 10612032
    Abstract: Inducible promoters for the coordinated expression of at least one heterologous gene in yeast and methods of using them are disclosed. In particular, the invention relates to sets of inducible promoters derived from S. cerevisiae and related species that can be induced in the presence of nonfermentable carbon sources.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 24, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2020
    Assignee: The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University
    Inventors: Colin Harvey, Ulrich Schlecht, Maureen Elizabeth Hillenmeyer
  • Publication number: 20200040347
    Abstract: Methods for identifying biosynthetic gene clusters that include genes for producing compounds that interact with specific target proteins are disclosed. Some methods relate to bioinformatics methods for identifying and/or prioritizing biosynthetic gene clusters. Related systems, components, and tools for the identification and expression of such gene clusters are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 16, 2017
    Publication date: February 6, 2020
    Applicant: The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University
    Inventors: Brian Thomas Naughton, Colin Harvey, Ulrich Schlecht, Maureen Elizabeth Hillenmeyer, Joe Horecka
  • Publication number: 20170275635
    Abstract: Inducible promoters for the coordinated expression of at least one heterologous gene in yeast and methods of using them are disclosed. In particular, the invention relates to sets of inducible promoters derived from S. cerevisiae and related species that can be induced in the presence of nonfermentable carbon sources.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 24, 2017
    Publication date: September 28, 2017
    Applicant: The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University
    Inventors: Colin Harvey, Ulrich Schlecht, Maureen Elizabeth Hillenmeyer