Patents by Inventor Pascal Deschatelets

Pascal Deschatelets 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: 20190381129
    Abstract: In some aspects, the present invention provides cell-reactive compstatin analogs and compositions comprising cell-reactive compstatin analogs. In some aspects, the invention further provides methods of using cell-reactive compstatin analogs, e.g., treat a complement-mediated disorder, e.g., to inhibit complement-mediated damage to a cell, tissue, or organ. In some aspects, the invention provides long-acting compstatin analogs and compositions comprising long-acting compstatin analogs. In some aspects, the invention further provides methods of using long-acting compstatin analogs, e.g., to treat a complement-mediated disorder, e.g., to inhibit complement-mediated damage to a cell, tissue, or organ. In some aspects, the invention provides targeted compstatin analogs and compositions comprising targeted compstatin analogs. In some aspects, the invention further provides methods of using targeted compstatin analogs, e.g., to treat a complement-mediated disorder, e.g.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 7, 2016
    Publication date: December 19, 2019
    Inventors: Federico Grossi, Pascal Deschatelets, Cedric Francois
  • Patent number: 10407466
    Abstract: The present invention features the use of compstatin and complement inhibiting analogs thereof for treating and/or preventing age related macular degeneration and other conditions involving macular degeneration, choroidal neovascularization, and/or retinal neovascularization. The invention also provides compositions comprising compstatin or a complement inhibiting analog thereof and a second therapeutic agent. The invention also provides compositions comprising compstatin or a complement inhibiting analog thereof and a gel-forming material, e.g., soluble collagen, and methods of administering the compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 6, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignee: Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Pascal Deschatelets, Paul Olson, Cedric Francois
  • Publication number: 20190248839
    Abstract: In some aspects, the present invention cell-penetrating compstatin analog and compositions comprising cell-penetrating compstatin analog. In some aspects, the invention further provides methods of using cell-penetrating compstatin analogs treat a complement-mediated disorder, e.g., to inhibit complement-mediated damage to a cell, tissue, or organ, to inhibit production or release of biologically active C3 cleavage products.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 16, 2019
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Inventors: Cedric Francois, Pascal Deschatelets, Monica Gerber
  • Publication number: 20190241617
    Abstract: In some aspects, the present invention provides cell-reactive compstatin analogs and compositions comprising cell-reactive compstatin analogs. In some aspects, the invention further provides methods of using cell-reactive compstatin analogs, e.g., to inhibit complement-mediated damage to a cell, tissue, or organ. In some aspects, the invention provides long-acting compstatin analogs and compositions comprising long-acting compstatin analogs. In some aspects, the invention further provides methods of using long-acting compstatin analogs, e.g., to inhibit complement-mediated damage to a cell, tissue, or organ. In some aspects, the invention provides targeted compstatin analogs and compositions comprising targeted compstatin analogs. In some aspects, the invention further provides methods of using targeted compstatin analogs, e.g., to inhibit complement-mediated damage to a cell, tissue, or organ.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 10, 2018
    Publication date: August 8, 2019
    Inventors: Cedric Francois, Pascal Deschatelets
  • Publication number: 20190201488
    Abstract: In some aspects, provided herein is a method of enhancing production of interleukin-17 (IL-17), interferon gamma (IFN-?), or both by a mammalian T cell, the method comprising contacting the cell with a C5L2 inhibitor. In some aspects, provided herein is a method of enhancing Th1 and/or Th17 responses by a mammalian T cell, the method comprising contacting the cell with a C5L2 inhibitor. In some aspects, provided herein is a method of enhancing production of interleukin-6 (IL-6), interleukin 1 beta (IL-1?), or both by a mammalian T cell or monocyte, the method comprising contacting the cell with a C5L2 inhibitor. In some aspects, provided herein is a method of decreasing suppressive activity of a T regulatory cell, e.g., a natural regulatory T (nTreg) cell, the method comprising contacting a Treg cell, e.g., an nTreg cell, with an inhibitor of C5L2.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 2, 2018
    Publication date: July 4, 2019
    Inventors: Claudia Kemper, Cedric Francois, Pascal Deschatelets, Monica Gerber
  • Publication number: 20190194254
    Abstract: In some aspects, the present invention provides cell-reactive compstatin analogs and compositions comprising cell-reactive compstatin analogs. In some aspects, the invention further provides methods of using cell-reactive compstatin analogs, e.g., treat a complement-mediated disorder, e.g., to inhibit complement-mediated damage to a cell, tissue, or organ. In some aspects, the invention provides long-acting compstatin analogs and compositions comprising long-acting compstatin analogs. In some aspects, the invention further provides methods of using long-acting compstatin analogs, e.g., to treat a complement-mediated disorder, e.g., to inhibit complement-mediated damage to a cell, tissue, or organ. In some aspects, the invention provides targeted compstatin analogs and compositions comprising targeted compstatin analogs. In some aspects, the invention further provides methods of using targeted compstatin analogs, e.g., to treat a complement-mediated disorder, e.g.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 27, 2018
    Publication date: June 27, 2019
    Inventors: Cedric Francois, Pascal Deschatelets
  • Publication number: 20190192617
    Abstract: In some aspects, the invention provides methods of treating a subject in need of treatment for a chronic complement-mediated disorder. In some aspects, the invention provides methods of treating a subject in need of treatment for a Th17-associated disorder. In some aspects, the invention provides methods of treating a subject in need of treatment for a chronic respiratory system disorder. In some aspects, the invention provides methods of administering a complement inhibitor to a subject. In some embodiments, a method of treating a subject comprises administering multiple doses of a complement inhibitor to the subject according to a dosing schedule that leverages the prolonged effect of complement inhibition in chronic respiratory disorders. In some embodiments, a subject has chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. In some embodiments, a subject has asthma.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 29, 2018
    Publication date: June 27, 2019
    Inventors: Cedric Francois, Pascal Deschatelets
  • Publication number: 20190185515
    Abstract: In some aspects, the present invention provides methods of treating a subject in need of treatment for neuropathic pain, the method comprising administering a compstatin analog to the subject. In some embodiments, the compstatin analog is administered parenterally, e.g., intravenously.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 9, 2018
    Publication date: June 20, 2019
    Inventors: Cedric Francois, Pascal Deschatelets
  • Patent number: 10308687
    Abstract: In some aspects, the present invention cell-penetrating compstatin analog and compositions comprising cell-penetrating compstatin analog. In some aspects, the invention further provides methods of using cell-penetrating compstatin analogs treat a complement-mediated disorder, e.g., to inhibit complement-mediated damage to a cell, tissue, or organ, to inhibit production or release of biologically active C3 cleavage products.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 14, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 4, 2019
    Assignee: Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Cedric Francois, Pascal Deschatelets, Monica Gerber
  • Publication number: 20180333488
    Abstract: The present invention features the local administration of complement inhibitors for treatment of complement-mediated disorders. In certain embodiments the invention features inhibiting activation of one or more locally produced complement proteins. The invention provides sustained release formulations and devices comprising a complement inhibitor and methods of use thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 21, 2017
    Publication date: November 22, 2018
    Inventors: Cedric Francois, Pascal Deschatelets, Paul Olson
  • Patent number: 10125171
    Abstract: In some aspects, the present invention provides cell-reactive compstatin analogs and compositions comprising cell-reactive compstatin analogs. In some aspects, the invention further provides methods of using cell-reactive compstatin analogs, e.g., to inhibit complement-mediated damage to a cell, tissue, or organ. In some aspects, the invention provides long-acting compstatin analogs and compositions comprising long-acting compstatin analogs. In some aspects, the invention further provides methods of using long-acting compstatin analogs, e.g., to inhibit complement-mediated damage to a cell, tissue, or organ. In some aspects, the invention provides targeted compstatin analogs and compositions comprising targeted compstatin analogs. In some aspects, the invention further provides methods of using targeted compstatin analogs, e.g., to inhibit complement-mediated damage to a cell, tissue, or organ.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 11, 2012
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2018
    Assignee: Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Cedric Francois, Pascal Deschatelets
  • Patent number: 10039802
    Abstract: In some aspects, the invention provides methods of treating a subject in need of treatment for a chronic complement-mediated disorder. In some aspects, the invention provides methods of treating a subject in need of treatment for a Th17-associated disorder. In some aspects, the invention provides methods of treating a subject in need of treatment for a chronic respiratory system disorder. In some aspects, the invention provides methods of administering a complement inhibitor to a subject. In some embodiments, a method of treating a subject comprises administering multiple doses of a complement inhibitor to the subject according to a dosing schedule that leverages the prolonged effect of complement inhibition in chronic respiratory disorders. In some embodiments, a subject has chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. In some embodiments, a subject has asthma.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 22, 2012
    Date of Patent: August 7, 2018
    Assignee: Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Cedric Francois, Pascal Deschatelets
  • Patent number: 10035822
    Abstract: Long-acting compstatin analogs comprising a clearance-reducing moiety attached to two compstatin analog moieties, each compstatin analog moiety comprising a cyclic peptide extended by a lysine residue or a sequence comprising a lysine residue at the N-terminus, C-terminus, or both, wherein the lysine residue is separated from the cyclic portion of the peptide by a rigid or flexible spacer comprising an oligo(ethylene glycol) moiety, the clearance reducing moiety comprises a linear polymer, wherein each end of the linear polymer is linked to one of the compstatin analog moieties by way of a carbamate, wherein (i) the spacer comprises —(CH2)m— and —(O—CH2-CH2—)n joined covalently, wherein m is between 1 and 10 and n is between 1 and 10; and/or (ii) the spacer comprises 8-amino-3,6-dioxaoctanoic acid (AEEAc) or 11-amino-3,6,9-trioxaundecanoic acid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 15, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 31, 2018
    Assignee: Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Cedric Francois, Pascal Deschatelets
  • Publication number: 20180118787
    Abstract: In some aspects, the present invention provides methods treating a subject in need of treatment for chronic rhinosinusitis or nasal polyposis, the methods comprising administering a complement inhibitor such as a compstatin analog to the subject. In some embodiments, the complement inhibitor is administered intranasally, e.g., in a nasal spray.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 15, 2017
    Publication date: May 3, 2018
    Inventors: Cedric Francois, Pascal Deschatelets
  • Publication number: 20180000899
    Abstract: The present invention provides compositions and methods for modulating one or more phenotypes of a macrophage-related cell, e.g., a macrophage. The invention further provides methods of treating disease by modulating macrophage phenotype. Representative phenotypes include pro-inflammatory, anti-inflammatory, immunogenic, tolerogenic, tissue-destructive, tissue restorative, cytotoxic, migratory, bone-resorbing, pro-angiogenic, anti-angiogenic, suppressor, antigen presentation, or phagocytic. Representative diseases include atherosclerosis, arthritis, and multiple sclerosis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 16, 2017
    Publication date: January 4, 2018
    Inventors: Cedric Francois, Pascal Deschatelets, Paul Olson
  • Publication number: 20170349631
    Abstract: The present invention features the use of compstatin and complement inhibiting analogs thereof for treating and/or preventing age related macular degeneration and other conditions involving macular degeneration, choroidal neovascularization, and/or retinal neovascularization. The invention also provides compositions comprising compstatin or a complement inhibiting analog thereof and a second therapeutic agent. The invention also provides compositions comprising compstatin or a complement inhibiting analog thereof and a gel-forming material, e.g., soluble collagen, and methods of administering the compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 6, 2017
    Publication date: December 7, 2017
    Inventors: Pascal Deschatelets, Paul Olson, Cedric Francois
  • Publication number: 20170283461
    Abstract: In some aspects, the present invention provides cell-reactive compstatin analogs and compositions comprising cell-reactive compstatin analogs. In some aspects, the invention further provides methods of using cell-reactive compstatin analogs, e.g., treat a complement-mediated disorder, e.g., to inhibit complement-mediated damage to a cell, tissue, or organ. In some aspects, the invention provides long-acting compstatin analogs and compositions comprising long-acting compstatin analogs. In some aspects, the invention further provides methods of using long-acting compstatin analogs, e.g., to treat a complement-mediated disorder, e.g., to inhibit complement-mediated damage to a cell, tissue, or organ. In some aspects, the invention provides targeted compstatin analogs and compositions comprising targeted compstatin analogs. In some aspects, the invention further provides methods of using targeted compstatin analogs, e.g., to treat a complement-mediated disorder, e.g.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 12, 2017
    Publication date: October 5, 2017
    Inventors: Cedric Francois, Pascal Deschatelets
  • Publication number: 20170166610
    Abstract: In some aspects, the present invention provides methods of treating a subject in need of treatment for neuropathic pain, the method comprising administering a compstatin analog to the subject. In some embodiments, the compstatin analog is administered parenterally, e.g., intravenously.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 13, 2016
    Publication date: June 15, 2017
    Inventors: Cedric Francois, Pascal Deschatelets
  • Publication number: 20160271216
    Abstract: In some aspects, provided herein is a method of enhancing production of interleukin-17 (IL-17), interferon gamma (IFN-?), or both by a mammalian T cell, the method comprising contacting the cell with a C5L2 inhibitor. In some aspects, provided herein is a method of enhancing Th1 and/or Th17 responses by a mammalian T cell, the method comprising contacting the cell with a C5L2 inhibitor. In some aspects, provided herein is a method of enhancing production of interleukin-6 (IL-6), interleukin 1 beta (IL-I?), or both by a mammalian T cell or monocyte, the method comprising contacting the cell with a C5L2 inhibitor. In some aspects, provided herein is a method of decreasing suppressive activity of a T regulatory cell, e.g., a natural regulatory T (nTreg) cell, the method comprising contacting a Treg cell, e.g., an nTreg cell, with an inhibitor of C5L2.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2014
    Publication date: September 22, 2016
    Applicant: Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Claudia Kemper, Cedric Francois, Pascal Deschatelets, Monica Gerber
  • Patent number: 9421240
    Abstract: In some aspects, the present invention provides methods of treating a subject in need of treatment for neuropathic pain, the method comprising administering a compstatin analog to the subject. In some embodiments, the compstatin analog is administered parenterally, e.g., intravenously.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 22, 2011
    Date of Patent: August 23, 2016
    Assignee: Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
    Inventors: Cedric Francois, Pascal Deschatelets