Patents by Inventor Morten Gjermansen

Morten Gjermansen 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: 20180171318
    Abstract: The present invention relates to isolated polypeptides having protease activity, and polynucleotides encoding the polypeptides. The invention further relates to the use of such polypeptides in detergent and/or in cleaning processes. The invention also relates to nucleic acid 5 constructs, vectors, and host cells comprising the polynucleotides as well as methods of producing the polypeptides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 14, 2016
    Publication date: June 21, 2018
    Applicant: Novozymes A/S
    Inventor: Morten Gjermansen
  • Publication number: 20180135036
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of isolated polypeptides having protease activity in animal feed and detergents. It also relates to the use of isolated nucleic acid sequences encoding the proteases in the recombinant production of isolated polypeptides having protease activity and isolated nucleic acid sequences encoding the proteases. The invention also relates to nucleic acid constructs, vectors, and host cells, including plant and animal cells, comprising the nucleic acid sequences, as well as methods for producing and using the proteases, particularly using the proteases in animal feed and detergents.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 2, 2018
    Publication date: May 17, 2018
    Applicant: Novozymes A/S
    Inventors: Tine Hoff, Robert Piotr Olinski, Carsten Sjoeholm, Peter Rahbek Oestergaard, Katrine Fruegaard Pontoppidan, Astrid Benie, Morten Gjermansen
  • Publication number: 20180119073
    Abstract: A method of preparing a wort with an increased level of free amino nitrogen (FAN) comprising: a) preparing a mash from a grist comprising malt and/or adjunct; and b) adding a M4 mettalloprotease obtainable from Actinobacteria; and wherein the amount of free amino nitrogen (FAN) in the wort is increased as compared to a wort produced in the absence of the M4 metalloprotease.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 3, 2016
    Publication date: May 3, 2018
    Applicant: Novozymes A/S
    Inventors: Christina Lunde, Morten Gjermansen
  • Publication number: 20180044619
    Abstract: A method of preparing a wort with an increased level of free amino nitrogen (FAN) comprising: a) preparing a mash from a grist comprising malt and/or adjunct; and b) adding a protease having at least 80% sequence identity to the polypeptide of SEQ ID NO: 1.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 10, 2016
    Publication date: February 15, 2018
    Applicant: Novozymes A/S
    Inventors: Christina Lunde, Morten Gjermansen
  • Publication number: 20170342352
    Abstract: The present invention relates to metalloproteases and the use thereof in cleaning processes, such as laundry and dish wash. The invention also relates to detergent compositions and cleaning compositions comprising a metalloprotease.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 9, 2015
    Publication date: November 30, 2017
    Applicant: NOVOZYMES A/S
    Inventors: Morten Gjermansen, Peter R. Oestergaard, Jeannette Bjerre
  • Patent number: 9719054
    Abstract: The present invention relates to new metalloproteases derived from Alicyclobacillus and the use thereof in cleaning processes, such as laundry and dish wash, and in particular to the use in low temperature wash and in removal of egg stains. The invention also relates to detergent compositions and cleaning compositions comprising Alicyclobacillus sp. metalloproteases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 1, 2017
    Assignee: Novozymes A/S
    Inventors: Benie Astrid, Peter Rahbek Oestergaard, Morten Gjermansen
  • Publication number: 20170114301
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a new metalloprotease and the use thereof in cleaning processes, such as laundry and dish wash. The invention also relates to detergent compositions and cleaning compositions comprising a metalloprotease.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 14, 2015
    Publication date: April 27, 2017
    Applicant: Novozymes A/S
    Inventors: Morten Gjermansen, Soeren Nymand-Grarup, Peter Rahbek Oestergaard, Anna Verena Reiser, Jeannette Bjerre
  • Publication number: 20170029796
    Abstract: The present invention relates to isolated polypeptides having protease activity, and polynucleotides encoding the polypeptides. The invention further relates to the use of such polypeptides in detergent and/or in cleaning processes. The invention also relates to nucleic acid constructs, vectors, and host cells comprising the polynucleotides as well as methods of producing the polypeptides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2014
    Publication date: February 2, 2017
    Applicant: Novozymes A/S
    Inventor: Morten Gjermansen
  • Patent number: 9551042
    Abstract: The present invention relates to isolated polypeptides having protease activity, and polynucleotides encoding the polypeptides. 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.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2013
    Date of Patent: January 24, 2017
    Assignee: NOVOZYMES A/S
    Inventors: Astrid Benie, Peter Rahbek Oestergaard, Morten Gjermansen, Tine Hoff
  • Publication number: 20160298102
    Abstract: The present invention relates to isolated polypeptides having protease activity, and polynucleotides encoding the polypeptides. The invention further relates to the use of such polypeptides in detergent and/or in cleaning processes. The invention also relates to nucleic acid constructs, vectors, and host cells comprising the polynucleotides as well as methods of producing the polypeptides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2014
    Publication date: October 13, 2016
    Applicant: Novozymes A/S
    Inventors: Morten Gjermansen, Lars Lehmann Hylling Christensen, Miguel Duarte Guilherme Pereira Toscano
  • Publication number: 20160177239
    Abstract: The present invention relates to new metalloproteases derived from Alicyclobacillus and the use thereof in cleaning processes, such as laundry and dish wash, and in particular to the use in low temperature wash and in removal of egg stains. The invention also relates to detergent compositions and cleaning compositions comprising Alicyclobacillus sp. metalloproteases.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 8, 2016
    Publication date: June 23, 2016
    Applicant: Novozymes A/S
    Inventors: Benie Astrid, Peter Rahbek Oestergaard, Morten Gjermansen
  • Publication number: 20160145540
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of and compositions comprising isolated polypeptides having protease activity and polynucleotides encoding the polypeptides. The invention also relates to cleaning compositions, and the use of the polypeptides in cleaning processes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 21, 2013
    Publication date: May 26, 2016
    Inventors: Astrid Benie, Peter Rahbek Oestergaard, Morten Gjermansen, Martin Simon Borchert
  • Publication number: 20160128360
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of isolated polypeptides having protease activity in animal feed and detergents. It also relates to the use of isolated nucleic acid sequences encoding the proteases in the recombinant production of isolated polypeptides having protease activity and isolated nucleic acid sequences encoding the proteases. The invention also relates to nucleic acid constructs, vectors, and host cells, including plant and animal cells, comprising the nucleic acid sequences, as well as methods for producing and using the proteases, particularly using the proteases in animal feed and detergents.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 5, 2016
    Publication date: May 12, 2016
    Applicant: Novozymes A/S
    Inventors: Tine Hoff, Robert Piotr Olinski, Carsten Sjoeholm, Peter Rahbek Oestergaard, Katrine Fruegaard Pontoppidan, Astrid Benie, Morten Gjermansen
  • Patent number: 9315791
    Abstract: The present invention relates to new metalloproteases derived from Alicyclobacillus and the use thereof in cleaning processes, such as laundry and dish wash, and in particular to the use in low temperature wash and in removal of egg stains. The invention also relates to detergent compositions and cleaning compositions comprising Alicyclobacillus sp. metalloproteases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 21, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 19, 2016
    Assignee: NOVOZYMES A/S
    Inventors: Astrid Benie, Peter Rahbek Oestergaard, Morten Gjermansen
  • Publication number: 20160053211
    Abstract: The present invention relates to isolated polypeptides having protease activity, and polynucleotides encoding the polypeptides. The invention also relates to nucleic acid constructs, vectors, and host cells comprising the polynucleotides as well as methods of using the polypeptides in beer production.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 11, 2014
    Publication date: February 25, 2016
    Applicant: Novozymes A/S
    Inventors: Martin Simon Borchert, Morten Gjermansen, Peter Rahbek Oestergaard, Lone Baekgaard, Alexander Mauch, Hans Peter Heldt-Hansen, Anne Mette Bhatia, Christina Lund, Miguel Duarte Guilherme Pereira Toscano
  • Publication number: 20150329844
    Abstract: The present invention relates to isolated polypeptides having protease activity, and polynucleotides encoding the polypeptides. 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.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2013
    Publication date: November 19, 2015
    Applicant: NOVOZYMES A/S
    Inventors: Astrid Benie, Peter Rahbek Oestergaard, Morten Gjermansen, Tine Hoff
  • Publication number: 20150291943
    Abstract: The present invention relates to isolated polypeptides having chlorophyllase activity, and polynucleotides encoding the polypeptides. The invention further relates to the use of such polypeptides in detergent and/or in cleaning processes. The invention also relates to nucleic acid constructs, vectors, and host cells comprising the polynucleotides as well as methods of producing the polypeptides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 5, 2013
    Publication date: October 15, 2015
    Inventors: Lars Kiemer, Martin Simon Borchert, Morten Gjermansen
  • Publication number: 20150259663
    Abstract: The present invention relates to new metalloproteases derived from Alicyclobacillus and the use thereof in cleaning processes, such as laundry and dish wash, and in particular to the use in low temperature wash and in removal of egg stains. The invention also relates to detergent compositions and cleaning compositions comprising Alicyclobacillus sp. metalloproteases.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 21, 2013
    Publication date: September 17, 2015
    Inventors: Benie Astrid, Peter Rahbek Oestergaard, Morten Gjermansen
  • Publication number: 20150203793
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a new metalloprotease derived from Exiguobacterium and the use thereof in cleaning processes, such as laundry and dish wash. The invention also relates to detergent compositions and cleaning compositions comprising Exiguobacterium oxidotolerans metalloprotease.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 21, 2013
    Publication date: July 23, 2015
    Inventors: Astrid Benie, Peter Rahbek Oestergaard, Morten Gjermansen, Martin Simon Borchert
  • Publication number: 20150140165
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of isolated polypeptides having protease activity in animal feed and detergents. It also relates to the use of isolated nucleic acid sequences encoding the proteases in the recombinant production of isolated polypeptides having protease activity and isolated nucleic acid sequences encoding the proteases. The invention also relates to nucleic acid constructs, vectors, and host cells, including plant and animal cells, comprising the nucleic acid sequences, as well as methods for producing and using the proteases, particularly using the proteases in animal feed and detergents.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 19, 2013
    Publication date: May 21, 2015
    Inventors: Tine Hoff, Robert Piotr Olinski, Carsten Sjoeholm, Peter Rahbek Oestergaard, Katrine Fruergaard Pontoppidan, Astrid Benie, Morten Gjermansen