Patents by Inventor Niels Fisker Nielsen

Niels Fisker Nielsen 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: 20220143064
    Abstract: The present invention relates to oligomer compounds (oligomers), which target Tau mRNA in a cell, leading to reduced expression of Tau protein. Reduction of Tau protein expression is beneficial for the treatment of certain medical disorders, e.g., a neurological disorder.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 2, 2021
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG
    Inventors: Richard E. Olson, Angela M. Cacace, Peter Hagedorn, Anja Mølhart Høg, Marianne Lerbech Jensen, Niels Fisker Nielsen, Dong Li, Jeffrey M. Brown, Stephen E. Mercer
  • Publication number: 20220025376
    Abstract: The present invention relates to oligomeric compounds and conjugates thereof that target Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin type 9 (PCSK9) PCSK9 mRNA in a cell, leading to reduced expression of PCSK9. Reduction of PCSK9 expression is beneficial for a range of medical disorders, such as hypercholesterolemia and related disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 16, 2021
    Publication date: January 27, 2022
    Inventors: Nanna ALBÆK, Maj HEDTJÄRN, Marie Wickstrom LINDHOLM, Niels Fisker NIELSEN, Andreas PETRI, Jacob RAVN
  • Patent number: 11091764
    Abstract: The present invention relates to oligomeric compounds and conjugates thereof that target Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin type 9 (PCSK9) PCSK9 mRNA in a cell, leading to reduced expression of PCSK9. Reduction of PCSK9 expression is beneficial for a range of medical disorders, such as hypercholesterolemia and related disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 4, 2019
    Date of Patent: August 17, 2021
    Assignee: ROCHE INNOVATION CENTER COPENHAGEN A/S
    Inventors: Nanna Albæk, Maj Hedtjärn, Marie Wickstrom Lindholm, Niels Fisker Nielsen, Andreas Petri, Jacob Ravn
  • Patent number: 11077132
    Abstract: The present invention relates to oligomer compounds (oligomers), which target Tau mRNA in a cell, leading to reduced expression of Tau protein. Reduction of Tau protein expression is beneficial for the treatment of certain medical disorders, e.g., a neurological disorder.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 4, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 3, 2021
    Assignee: F. HOFFMANN-LA ROCHE AG
    Inventors: Richard E. Olson, Angela M. Cacace, Peter Hagedorn, Anja Mølhart Høg, Marianne Lerbech Jensen, Niels Fisker Nielsen, Dong Li, Jeffrey M. Brown, Stephen E. Mercer
  • Patent number: 10799523
    Abstract: The present invention relates to oligomer compounds (oligomers), which target Tau mRNA in a cell, leading to reduced expression of Tau protein. Reduction of Tau protein expression is beneficial for the treatment of certain medical disorders, e.g., a neurological disorder.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 4, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 13, 2020
    Assignee: F. HOFFMANN-LA ROCHE AG
    Inventors: Richard E. Olson, Angela M. Cacace, Peter Hagedorn, Anja Mølhart Høg, Dong Li, Jeffrey M. Brown, Marianne Lerbech Jensen, Niels Fisker Nielsen, Stephen E. Mercer
  • Publication number: 20200248186
    Abstract: The present invention relates to oligomeric compounds and conjugates thereof that target Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin type 9 (PCSK9) PCSK9 mRNA in a cell, leading to reduced expression of PCSK9. Reduction of PCSK9 expression is beneficial for a range of medical disorders, such as hypercholesterolemia and related disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 4, 2019
    Publication date: August 6, 2020
    Inventors: Nanna ALBÆK, Maj HEDTJÄRN, Marie Wickstrom LINDHOLM, Niels Fisker NIELSEN, Andreas PETRI, Jacob RAVN
  • Publication number: 20190383797
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides methods of using a calcium oscillation assay and/or a sequence score calculation to identify a molecule that is safe for administration. The disclosure also includes a method of selecting or identifying a molecule having tolerable in vivo neurotoxicity using a calcium oscillation assay, a sequence score method, an in vivo tolerability assay, or any combination thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 4, 2016
    Publication date: December 19, 2019
    Inventors: Richard E. OLSON, Angela M. CACACE, Peter HAGEDORN, Anja Mølhart HØG, Niels Fisker NIELSEN, Dong LI, Jeffrey M. BROWN, Stephen E. MERCER, Marianne Lerbech JENSEN
  • Patent number: 10443058
    Abstract: The present invention relates to oligomeric compounds and conjugates thereof that target Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin type 9 (PCSK9) PCSK9 mRNA in a cell, leading to reduced expression of PCSK9. Reduction of PCSK9 expression is beneficial for a range of medical disorders, such as hypercholesterolemia and related disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 8, 2017
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2019
    Assignee: ROCHE INNOVATION CENTER COPENHAGEN A/S
    Inventors: Nanna Albæk, Maj Hedtjärn, Marie Wickstrom Lindholm, Niels Fisker Nielsen, Andreas Petri, Jacob Ravn
  • Patent number: 10385342
    Abstract: The present invention relates to oligomeric compounds and conjugates thereof that target Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin type 9 (PCSK9) PCSK9 mRNA in a cell, leading to reduced expression of PCSK9. Reduction of PCSK9 expression is beneficial for a range of medical disorders, such as hypercholesterolemia and related disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 4, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 20, 2019
    Assignee: ROCHE INNOVATION CENTER COPENHAGEN A/S
    Inventors: Nanna Albæk, Maj Hedtjärn, Marie Wickstrom Lindholm, Niels Fisker Nielsen, Andreas Petri, Jacob Ravn
  • Patent number: 10370668
    Abstract: The present invention relates to oligomeric compounds and conjugates thereof that target Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin type 9 (PCSK9) PCSK9 mRNA in a cell, leading to reduced expression of PCSK9. Reduction of PCSK9 expression is beneficial for a range of medical disorders, such as hypercholesterolemia and related disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 4, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 6, 2019
    Assignee: Roche Innovation Center Copenhagen A/S
    Inventors: Nanna Albæk, Maj Hedtjärn, Marie Wickstrom Lindholm, Niels Fisker Nielsen, Andreas Petri, Jacob Ravn
  • Publication number: 20180312846
    Abstract: The present invention relates to oligomeric compounds and conjugates thereof that target Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin type 9 (PCSK9) PCSK9 mRNA in a cell, leading to reduced expression of PCSK9. Reduction of PCSK9 expression is beneficial for a range of medical disorders, such as hypercholesterolemia and related disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 4, 2018
    Publication date: November 1, 2018
    Inventors: Nanna ALBÆK, Maj Hedtjärn, Marie Wickstrom Lindholm, Niels Fisker Nielsen, Andreas Petri, Jacob Ravn
  • Publication number: 20180312847
    Abstract: The present invention relates to oligomeric compounds and conjugates thereof that target Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin type 9 (PCSK9) PCSK9 mRNA in a cell, leading to reduced expression of PCSK9. Reduction of PCSK9 expression is beneficial for a range of medical disorders, such as hypercholesterolemia and related disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 4, 2018
    Publication date: November 1, 2018
    Inventors: Nanna ALBÆK, Maj HEDTJÄRN, Marie Wickstrom LINDHOLM, Niels Fisker NIELSEN, Andreas PETRI, Jacob RAVN
  • Publication number: 20180216116
    Abstract: The present invention relates to oligomeric compounds and conjugates thereof that target Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin type 9 (PCSK9) PCSK9 mRNA in a cell, leading to reduced expression of PCSK9. Reduction of PCSK9 expression is beneficial for a range of medical disorders, such as hypercholesterolemia and related disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 8, 2017
    Publication date: August 2, 2018
    Inventors: Nanna Albaek, Maj Hedtjärn, Marie Wickstrom Lindholm, Niels Fisker Nielsen, Andreas Petri, Jacob Ravn
  • Publication number: 20180161356
    Abstract: The present invention relates to oligomer compounds (oligomers), which target Tau mRNA in a cell, leading to reduced expression of Tau protein. Reduction of Tau protein expression is beneficial for the treatment of certain medical disorders, e.g., a neurological disorder.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 4, 2016
    Publication date: June 14, 2018
    Inventors: Richard E. Olson, Angela M. Cacace, Peter Hagedorn, Anja Mølhart Høg, Marianne Lerbech Jensen, Niels Fisker Nielsen, Dong Li, Jeffrey M. Brown, Stephen E. Mercer
  • Patent number: 9879265
    Abstract: The present invention relates to oligomeric compounds and conjugates thereof that target Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin type 9 (PCSK9) PCSK9 mRNA in a cell, leading to reduced expression of PCSK9. Reduction of PCSK9 expression is beneficial for a range of medical disorders, such as hypercholesterolemia and related disorders.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 27, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 30, 2018
    Assignee: Roche Innovation Center Copenhagen A/S
    Inventors: Nanna Albæk, Maj Hedtjärn, Marie Lindholm, Niels Fisker Nielsen, Andreas Petri, Jacob Ravn
  • Publication number: 20180023081
    Abstract: The present invention relates to LNA oligomers having two flanks, wherein one or both flanks comprise alternating LNA and DNA nucleosides.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 4, 2016
    Publication date: January 25, 2018
    Inventors: Peter HAGEDORN, Richard E. OLSON, Anja Mølhart HØG, Marianne Lerbech JENSEN, Dong LI, Niels Fisker NIELSEN
  • Publication number: 20160237427
    Abstract: The present invention relates to oligomer compounds (oligomers), which target Tau mRNA in a cell, leading to reduced expression of Tau protein. Reduction of Tau protein expression is beneficial for the treatment of certain medical disorders, e.g., a neurological disorder.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 4, 2016
    Publication date: August 18, 2016
    Inventors: Richard E. OLSON, Angela M. CACACE, Peter HAGEDORN, Anja Mølhart HØG, Marianne Lerbech JENSEN, Niels Fisker NIELSEN, Dong LI, Jeffrey M. BROWN, Stephen E. MERCER
  • Publication number: 20160138025
    Abstract: The present invention relates to oligomeric compounds and conjugates thereof that target Proprotein Convertase Subtilisin/Kexin type 9 (PCSK9) PCSK9 mRNA in a cell, leading to reduced expression of PCSK9. Reduction of PCSK9 expression is beneficial for a range of medical disorders, such as hypercholesterolemia and related disorders.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 27, 2014
    Publication date: May 19, 2016
    Inventors: Nanna ALBÆK, Maj HEDTJÄRN, Marie LINDHOLM, Niels Fisker NIELSEN, Andreas PETRI, Jacob RAVN
  • Publication number: 20160130582
    Abstract: The present invention provides, among other things, oligonucleotide modulators (e.g., inhibitors) of B cell lymphoma/leukemia 11A (BCL11A) and improved methods and composition for treating BCL11A-related diseases, disorders or conditions based on such modulators.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 26, 2014
    Publication date: May 12, 2016
    Applicant: ROCHE INNOVATION CENTER COPENHAGEN A/S
    Inventors: Maj HEDTJÄRN, Niels Fisker NIELSEN
  • Patent number: 9290758
    Abstract: The present invention relates to oligomer compounds (oligomers), which target APO-B100 mRNA in a cell, leading to reduced expression of APO-B100. Reduction of APO-B100 expression is beneficial for the treatment of certain medical disorders, such as diseases associated with apolipoproteinB activity, such as in non-limiting example, different types of HDL/LDL cholesterol imbalance; dyslipidemias, e.g., familial combined dyslipidemia (FCHL), acquired hyperlipidemia, hypercholesterolemia, statin-resistant hypercholesterolemia; coronary artery disease (CAD), coronary heart disease (CHD), atherosclerosis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 14, 2010
    Date of Patent: March 22, 2016
    Assignee: Roche Innovation Center Copenhagen A/S
    Inventors: Niels Fisker Nielsen, Ellen Marie Straarup, Marie Wickstrom Lindholm