Patents by Inventor Nina Mussmann

Nina Mussmann 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).

  • Patent number: 11124742
    Abstract: An amino acid sequence may have at least 70% sequence identity to the amino acid sequence identified in SEQ ID No. 1 over its entire length, and (a) an amino acid substitution N130D on the position corresponding to the position 30 based on the numbering according to SEQ ID No. 1, and (b) an amino acid substitution on at least one of the positions corresponding to the positions 101, 133, 144, 224, 252 or 271, in each case based on the numbering according to SEQ ID No. 1. Such proteases are particularly suitable for having an improved cleaning performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 5, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 21, 2021
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Nina Mussmann, Susanne Wieland, Daniela Herbst, Inken Prueser
  • Patent number: 11104867
    Abstract: In a dishwashing liquid, the cleaning performance, in particular on bleachable stains such as, for example, tea stains, is to be improved. This succeeds using a dishwashing liquid which comprises a hydrogen peroxide source, a bleaching catalyst and a protease that, in native electrophoresis on a polyacrylamide gel, has a migration distance that is longer than the migration distance of the protease as per SEQ ID NO. 1.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 4, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 31, 2021
    Assignee: HENKEL IP & HOLDING GMBH
    Inventors: Nina Mussmann, Thomas Eiting, Thorsten Bastigkeit, Konstantin Benda, Hendrik Hellmuth, Thomas Weber
  • Publication number: 20210254036
    Abstract: An agent, such as a detergent or cleaning agent, may include a polyesterase, as defined herein. A method for cleaning textiles may include applying the agent to a textile for removing soiling. The polyesterase may also help to reduce pilling effects in the agent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 25, 2019
    Publication date: August 19, 2021
    Inventors: Christian DEGERING, Thomas HAARMANN, Shohana ISLAM, Felix JAKOB, Patrick LORENZ, Nina MUSSMANN, Martina SCHREITER, Ulrich SCHWANEBERG, Ruth SCHWERDTFEGER, Michael SEEFRIED, Ren WEI, Susanne WIELAND, Wolfgang ZIMMERMANN
  • Publication number: 20210246399
    Abstract: An agent, such as a detergent or cleaning agent, may include a polyesterase, as defined herein. A method for cleaning textiles may include applying the agent to a textile for removing soiling. The polyesterase may also help to reduce pilling effects in the agent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 25, 2019
    Publication date: August 12, 2021
    Inventors: Christian DEGERING, Thomas HAARMANN, Patrick LORENZ, Nina MUSSMANN, Tina PLOSS, Martina SCHREITER, Ruth SCHWERDTFEGER, Ren WEI, Susanne WIELAND, Wolfgang ZIMMERMANN
  • Publication number: 20210246400
    Abstract: An agent, such as a detergent or cleaning agent, may include a polyesterase. A method for cleaning textiles may include applying the agent to a textile for removing soiling. The polyesterase may also help to reduce pilling effects in the agent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 25, 2019
    Publication date: August 12, 2021
    Inventors: Christian DEGERING, Jasmin EIDNER, Thomas HAARMANN, Shohana ISLAM, Felix JAKOB, Patrick LORENZ, Nina MUSSMANN, Kristin RUEBSAM, Ulrich SCHWANEBERG, Ruth SCHWERDTFEGER, Lina APITIUS, Ren WEI, Susanne WIELAND, Wolfgang ZIMMERMANN
  • Patent number: 11060077
    Abstract: The invention is used in the field of enzyme technology. The invention relates to lipases and to the production thereof, the amino acid sequence of which has been modified in particular with regard to the use thereof in detergents and cleaning agents, all sufficiently similar lipases having a corresponding modification and nucleic acids coding for them. The invention further relates to methods and uses of said lipases and to agents containing them, in particular detergents and cleaning agents.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 13, 2021
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Daniela Herbst, Timothy O'Connell, Nina Mussmann, Renée Charlott Eichstaedt, Claudia Lindner, Georgette Koerfer, Mehdi Davari Dolatabadi, Ljubica Vojcic, Ulrich Schwaneberg
  • Patent number: 11053486
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to detergent compositions comprising polypeptides having xanthan degrading activity. The disclosure also relates to methods for producing said detergent compositions and to the use of said detergent compositions in cleaning applications.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 15, 2016
    Date of Patent: July 6, 2021
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Timothy O'Connell, Susanne Tondera, Nina Mussmann, Daniela Herbst, Dorotea R. S. Raventos, Lars Anderson, Lorena Palmén, Liv Christiansen, Peter Hallin, Leigh Murphy, Mette Louise Dissing Overgaard, Rune Nygaard Monrad
  • Publication number: 20210163912
    Abstract: An amino acid sequence may have at least 70% sequence identity to the amino acid sequence identified in SEQ ID No. 1 over its entire length, and (a) an amino acid substitution on the position corresponding to the position 271, and (b1) at least one other amino acid substitution for at least one of the positions corresponding to the positions 18, 61, 92, 99, 137, 149, 156, 159, 162, 166, 172, 192, 199, 217, 265, or combinations thereof; and/or (b2) an amino acid substitution on the position corresponding to the position 9, and another amino acid substitution for at least one position corresponding to the positions 29, 48, 101, 130, 31, 133, 144, 217, 224, 252, or combinations thereof. Such proteases are useful for in washing or cleaning agents.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 5, 2018
    Publication date: June 3, 2021
    Inventors: Nina MUSSMANN, Susanne WIELAND, Daniela HERBST, Inken PRUESER, Christian DEGERING, Daria STRAUSS, Thorsten EGGERT, Christian LEGGEWIE, Layla FERNANDEZ, Sabine GRIEMERT
  • Patent number: 11001827
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to detergent compositions comprising xanthan lyase variants and methods for use of said compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 24, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 11, 2021
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Nina Mussmann, Susanne Wieland, Daniela Herbst, Lars Anderson, Jens Erik Nielsen, Allan Svendsen, Rune Nygaard Monrad, Rajendra Kulothungan Sainathan, Geetha Hiremath Mendez, Sohel Dalal, Shilpi Agarwal, Kasper D. Rand, Pernille F. Jensen
  • Publication number: 20210130744
    Abstract: Detergent compositions may include xanthan lyase variants and methods of using such detergent compositions. The lyase may have an alteration at one or more positions where the variant has at least 60% but less than 100% sequence identity to SEQ ID NO: 2.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 3, 2018
    Publication date: May 6, 2021
    Inventors: Nina MUSSMANN, Susanne WIELAND, Christian DEGERING, Rune Nygaard MONRAD, Rajendra Kulothungan SAINATHAN, Sohel DALAL, Geetha Hiremath MENDEZ, Shilpi AGARWAL, Allan SVENDSEN, Mette Louise Dissing OVERGAARD, Vasudeva P. RAO
  • Patent number: 10988747
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a detergent composition comprising endoglucanase variants and methods for use of said compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 24, 2017
    Date of Patent: April 27, 2021
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Nina Mussmann, Susanne Wieland, Daniela Herbst, Lars Anderson, Jens Erik Nielsen, Allan Svendsen, Rune Nygaard Monrad, Lars Giger, Vasudeva P. Rao, Sohel Dalal, Santhosh Vasu Mepadam, Marie T. Kruse, Kasper D. Rand, Pernille F. Jensen
  • Publication number: 20210115423
    Abstract: The present description is related to novel mannanases, compositions including mannanase, to methods for producing mannanases and to methods of using mannanases to degrade and modify mannan containing material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 5, 2017
    Publication date: April 22, 2021
    Inventors: Taija Leinonen, Leena Valtakari, Michael Seefried, Kari Juntunen, Kristiina Järvinen, Daniela Dollak, Patrick Lorenz, Jari Vehmaanperä, Pentti Ojapalo, Terhi Puranen, Daniela Herbst, Susanne Wieland, Nina Mussmann
  • Publication number: 20210102184
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a detergent composition comprising endoglucanase variants and xanthan lyase variants and methods for use of said compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 16, 2019
    Publication date: April 8, 2021
    Inventors: Nina MUSSMANN, Susanne WIELAND, Christian DEGERING
  • Publication number: 20210071160
    Abstract: The present disclosure lies in the field of enzyme technology. The present disclosure relates to amylases which may be used in particular with regard to use in detergents and cleaning products, all sufficiently similar amylases with a correspondingly similar sequence according to SEQ ID NO. 1 or SEQ ID NO. 2 and the nucleic acids coding them. The present disclosure further relates to their preparation as well as the method for using these amylases, their use as such and products containing them, in particular detergents and cleaning products.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 22, 2019
    Publication date: March 11, 2021
    Applicant: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Nina MUSSMANN, Susanne WIELAND, Inken PRUESER, Margret VAN LIER, Christian DEGERING, Ralf G. BERGER, Florian DOERING
  • Patent number: 10941371
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to proteases that are variants of a Bacillus gibsonii protease, the proteases comprising an amino acid sequence which has at least about 70% sequence identity to the amino acid sequence given in SEQ ID No. 1 over its entire length, and which has an amino acid substitution on at least one of the positions corresponding to the positions 12, 43, 122, 127, 154, 156, 160, 211 or 222, relating in each case to the numbering according to SEQ ID No. 1. The present disclosure also relates to the production and use thereof. Said type of proteases have a very good cleaning performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 9, 2021
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Daniela Herbst, Timothy O'Connell, Nina Mussmann, Inga Kerstin Vockenroth, Thomas Weber
  • Patent number: 10865401
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to proteases comprising an amino acid sequence which has at least about 70% sequence identity to the amino acid sequence indicated in SEQ ID NO. 1, over the entire length thereof, and in which the amino acids in the positions corresponding to positions 24, 33, 53, 78, 101, 128 and 217 according to SEQ ID NO. 1 are substituted at 24G, 33T, 53G, 78N, 101N, 128A and 217Q, and to the production and use thereof. Said type of proteases have a very good cleaning performance compared to reference proteases.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 4, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 15, 2020
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Daniela Herbst, Timothy O'Connell, Nina Mussmann, Brian Laufs, Ayhan Aydemir, Renee Charlott Eichstaedt, Inken Prueser
  • Publication number: 20200291367
    Abstract: The invention is used in the field of enzyme technology. The invention relates to lipases and to the production thereof, the amino acid sequence of which has been modified in particular with regard to the use thereof in detergents and cleaning agents, all sufficiently similar lipases having a corresponding modification and nucleic acids coding for them. The invention further relates to methods and uses of said lipases and to agents containing them, in particular detergents and cleaning agents.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 9, 2017
    Publication date: September 17, 2020
    Applicant: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Daniela Herbst, Timothy O'Connell, Nina Mussmann, Renée Charlott Eichstaedt, Claudia Lindner, Georgette Koerfer, Mehdi Davari Dolatabadi, Ljubica Vojcic, Ulrich Schwanenberg
  • Patent number: 10767142
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to proteases having an amino acid sequence with at least about 70% sequence identity to the amino acid sequence given in SEQ ID NO:2, over the entire length thereof, and comprising an amino acid substitution at at least one of the positions P9, Q62, D101, N130, G166, N187, 5216, N238 or Q271, based in each case on the numbering according to SEQ ID NO:2. The present disclosure also relates to the production and use thereof. Such proteases exhibit very good stability, in particular storage stability, while at the same time having a good cleaning performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 7, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Nina Mussmann, Timothy O'Connell, Daniela Herbst, Inken Prueser, Christian Degering, Sabine Griemert, Thorsten Eggert, Christian Leggewie
  • Publication number: 20200255773
    Abstract: An amino acid sequence may have at least 70% sequence identity to the amino acid sequence identified in SEQ ID No. 1 over its entire length, and (a) an amino acid substitution N130D on the position corresponding to the position 30 based on the numbering according to SEQ ID No. 1, and (b) an amino acid substitution on at least one of the positions corresponding to the positions 101, 133, 144, 224, 252 or 271, in each case based on the numbering according to SEQ ID No. 1. Such proteases are particularly suitable for having an improved cleaning performance.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 5, 2018
    Publication date: August 13, 2020
    Inventors: Nina MUSSMANN, Susanne WIELAND, Daniela HERBST, Inken PRUESER
  • Publication number: 20200239815
    Abstract: Detergent compositions may include endoglucanase variants and methods of using such detergent compositions. The endoglucanase may have an alteration at one or more positions where the variant has at least 60% but less than 100% sequence identity to SEQ ID NO: 2.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 3, 2018
    Publication date: July 30, 2020
    Inventors: Nina MUSSMANN, Susanne WIELAND, Christian DEGERING, Rune Nygaard MONRAD, Vasudeva P. RAO, Rajendra Kulothungan SAINATHAN, Sohel DALAL, Santhosh Vasu MEPADAM, Allan SVENDSEN, Mette Louise Dissing OVERGAARD, Lars ANDERSON, Geetha Hiremath MENDEZ