Patents by Inventor Osamu ISHITANI

Osamu ISHITANI 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: 20200290030
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a method for selectively reducing, using electrical energy, CO2 to carbon monoxide or formic acid, a catalyst for use in the method, and an electrochemical reduction system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 29, 2020
    Publication date: September 17, 2020
    Applicant: JAPAN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY AGENCY
    Inventor: Osamu ISHITANI
  • Publication number: 20200115687
    Abstract: The invention provides for systems, methods, and compositions for altering expression of target gene sequences and related gene products. Provided are structural information on the Cas protein of the CRISPR-Cas system, use of this information in generating modified components of the CRISPR complex, vectors and vector systems which encode one or more components or modified components of a CRISPR complex, as well as methods for the design and use of such vectors and components. Also provided are methods of directing CRISPR complex formation in eukaryotic cells and methods for utilizing the CRISPR-Cas system. In particular the present invention comprehends optimized functional CRISPR-Cas enzyme systems.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 3, 2019
    Publication date: April 16, 2020
    Inventors: Silvana KONERMANN, Alexandro TREVINO, Mark BRIGHAM, Fei RAN, Patrick HSU, Chie-yu LIN, Osamu NUREKI, Hiroshi NISHIMASU, Ryuichiro ISHITANI, Feng ZHANG
  • Publication number: 20200080067
    Abstract: The invention provides for systems, methods, and compositions for altering expression of target gene sequences and related gene products. Provided are structural information on the Cas protein of the CRISPR-Cas system, use of this information in generating modified components of the CRISPR complex, vectors and vector systems which encode one or more components or modified components of a CRISPR complex, as well as methods for the design and use of such vectors and components. Also provided are methods of directing CRISPR complex formation in eukaryotic cells and methods for utilizing the CRISPR-Cas system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 19, 2019
    Publication date: March 12, 2020
    Applicants: The Broad Institute, Inc., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, University of Tokyo
    Inventors: Feng ZHANG, Osamu NUREKI, Hiroshi NISHIMASU, Ryuichiro ISHITANI
  • Patent number: 10550372
    Abstract: The invention provides for systems, methods, and compositions for altering expression of target gene sequences and related gene products. Provided are structural information on the Cas protein of the CRISPR-Cas system, use of this information in generating modified components of the CRISPR complex, vectors and vector systems which encode one or more components or modified components of a CRISPR complex, as well as methods for the design and use of such vectors and components. Also provided are methods of directing CRISPR complex formation in eukaryotic cells and methods for utilizing the CRISPR-Cas system. In particular the present invention comprehends optimized functional CRISPR-Cas enzyme systems.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 10, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 4, 2020
    Assignees: The Broad Institute, Inc., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, University of Tokyo, President and Fellows of Harvard College
    Inventors: Silvana Konermann, Alexandro Trevino, Mark Brigham, Fei Ran, Patrick Hsu, Chie-yu Lin, Osamu Nureki, Hiroshi Nishimasu, Ryuichiro Ishitani, Feng Zhang
  • Publication number: 20180050330
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a method for selectively reducing, using electrical energy, CO2 to carbon monoxide or formic acid, a catalyst for use in the method, and an electrochemical reduction system.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 5, 2016
    Publication date: February 22, 2018
    Applicant: JAPAN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY AGENCY
    Inventor: Osamu ISHITANI