Patents by Inventor Steven Rosenberg

Steven Rosenberg 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: 10973894
    Abstract: Disclosed are methods of isolating T cells having antigenic specificity for a mutated amino acid sequence encoded by a cancer-specific mutation, the method comprising: identifying one or more genes in the nucleic acid of a cancer cell of a patient, each gene containing a cancer-specific mutation that encodes a mutated amino acid sequence; inducing autologous APCs of the patient to present the mutated amino acid sequence; co-culturing autologous T cells of the patient with the autologous APCs that present the mutated amino acid sequence; and selecting the autologous T cells. Also disclosed are related methods of preparing a population of cells, populations of cells, pharmaceutical compositions, and methods of treating or preventing cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 2, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 13, 2021
    Assignee: The United States of America, as represented by the Secretary, Department of Health and Human
    Inventors: Eric Tran, Yong-Chen Lu, Paul Robbins, Steven A. Rosenberg
  • Publication number: 20210079058
    Abstract: Disclosed is an isolated or purified T cell receptor (TCR), wherein the TCR has antigenic specificity for a mutated RAS amino acid sequence presented by a human leukocyte antigen (HLA) Class I molecule. Related polypeptides and proteins, as well as related nucleic acids, recombinant expression vectors, host cells, populations of cells, and pharmaceutical compositions are also provided. Also disclosed are methods of detecting the presence of cancer in a mammal and methods of treating or preventing cancer in a mammal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 3, 2018
    Publication date: March 18, 2021
    Applicant: The United States of America,as represented by the Secretary,Department of Health and Human Services
    Inventors: Rami Yoseph, Yong-Chen Lu, Gal Cafri, Steven A. Rosenberg
  • Publication number: 20210052642
    Abstract: Disclosed are methods of obtaining a cell population enriched for T cells having antigenic specificity for a cancer-specific mutation using in vitro stimulation of memory T cells. Also disclosed are related methods of isolating a T cell receptor (TCR), populations of cells, TCRs or antigen-binding portions thereof, pharmaceutical compositions, and methods of treating or preventing cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 3, 2018
    Publication date: February 25, 2021
    Applicant: The United States of America,as represented by the Secretary,Department of Health and Human Services
    Inventors: Gal Cafri, Steven A. Rosenberg
  • Patent number: 10913785
    Abstract: Disclosed is a T cell receptor (TCR) having antigenic specificity for an HLA-A2-restricted epitope of human papillomavirus (HPV) 16 E6, E629-38. Related polypeptides and proteins, as well as related nucleic acids, recombinant expression vectors, host cells, and populations of cells are also provided. Antibodies, or an antigen binding portion thereof, and pharmaceutical compositions relating to the TCRs of the invention are also provided. Also disclosed are methods of detecting the presence of a condition in a mammal and methods of treating or preventing a condition in a mammal, wherein the condition is cancer, HPV 16 infection, or HPV-positive premalignancy.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 10, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 9, 2021
    Assignee: The United States of America, as represented by the Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services
    Inventors: Christian S. Hinrichs, Steven A. Rosenberg
  • Patent number: 10912797
    Abstract: Genetically modified compositions, such as non-viral vectors and tumor infiltrating lymphocytes, for the treatment of gastrointestinal cancer are disclosed. Disclosed are methods of utilizing a CRISPR system to generate genetically modified compositions. Also disclosed are the methods of making and using the genetically modified compositions for the treatment of gastrointestinal cancer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 6, 2018
    Date of Patent: February 9, 2021
    Assignees: INTIMA BIOSCIENCE, INC., REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA, THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, AS REPRESENTED BY THE SECRETARY, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, OFFICE OF TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER, NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH
    Inventors: Branden Moriarity, Beau Webber, Modassir Choudhry, Steven A. Rosenberg, Douglas C. Palmer, Nicholas P. Restifo
  • Patent number: 10870687
    Abstract: Disclosed is a synthetic T cell receptor (TCR) having antigenic specificity for an HLA-A2-restricted epitope of human papillomavirus (HPV) 16 E7, E711-19. Related polypeptides and proteins, as well as related nucleic acids, recombinant expression vectors, host cells, and populations of cells are also provided. Antibodies, or an antigen binding portion thereof, and pharmaceutical compositions relating to the TCRs of the invention are also provided. Also disclosed are methods of detecting the presence of a condition in a mammal and methods of treating or preventing a condition in a mammal, wherein the condition is cancer, HPV 16 infection, or HPV-positive premalignancy.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 22, 2020
    Assignee: The United States of America, as represented by the Secretary, Department of Health and Human Service
    Inventors: Christian S. Hinrichs, Steven A. Rosenberg
  • Patent number: 10864252
    Abstract: The invention provides an isolated or purified T cell receptor (TCR) having antigenic specificity for synovial sarcoma X Breakpoint (SSX)-2. The invention further provides related polypeptides and proteins, as well as related nucleic acids, recombinant expression vectors, host cells, and populations of cells. Further provided by the invention are antibodies, or an antigen binding portion thereof, and pharmaceutical compositions relating to the TCRs of the invention. Methods of detecting the presence of cancer in a host and methods of treating or preventing cancer in a host are further provided by the invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 29, 2018
    Date of Patent: December 15, 2020
    Assignee: The United States of Americans represented by the Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services
    Inventors: Richard A. Morgan, Nachimuthu Chinnasamy, Steven A. Rosenberg
  • Publication number: 20200353001
    Abstract: Genetically modified compositions, such as non-viral vectors and T cells, for treating cancer are disclosed. Also disclosed are the methods of making and using the genetically modified compositions in treating cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 12, 2020
    Publication date: November 12, 2020
    Inventors: Branden Moriarity, Beau Webber, David Largaespada, Modassir Choudhry, Steven A. Rosenberg
  • Publication number: 20200330517
    Abstract: Genetically modified compositions, such as non-viral vectors and tumor infiltrating lymphocytes, for the treatment of gastrointestinal cancer are disclosed. Disclosed are methods of utilizing a CRISPR system to generate genetically modified compositions. Also disclosed are the methods of making and using the genetically modified compositions for the treatment of gastrointestinal cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 2, 2020
    Publication date: October 22, 2020
    Inventors: Branden Moriarity, Beau Webber, Modassir Choudhry, Steven A. Rosenberg, Douglas C. Palmer, Nicholas P. Restifo
  • Publication number: 20200323908
    Abstract: Methods of obtaining a cell population enriched for tumor-reactive T cells, the method comprising: (a) obtaining a bulk population of peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) from a sample of peripheral blood; (b) specifically selecting CD8+ T cells that also express PD-1 and/or TIM-3 from the bulk population; and (c) separating the cells selected in (b) from unselected cells to obtain a cell population enriched for tumor-reactive T cells are disclosed. Related methods of administering a cell population enriched for tumor-reactive T cells to a mammal, methods of obtaining a pharmaceutical composition comprising a cell population enriched for tumor-reactive T cells, and isolated or purified cell populations are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 5, 2020
    Publication date: October 15, 2020
    Applicant: The United States of America,as represented by the Secretary,Department of Health and Human Services
    Inventors: Alena Gros, Steven A. Rosenberg
  • Publication number: 20200316121
    Abstract: Disclosed are methods of isolating T cells having antigenic specificity for a mutated p53 amino acid sequence encoded by a cancer-specific p53 mutation, the method comprising: inducing autologous APCs of the patient to present the mutated p53 amino acid sequence; co-culturing autologous T cells of the patient with the autologous APCs that present the mutated p53 amino acid sequence; and selecting the autologous T cells. Also disclosed are related methods of preparing a population of cells, populations of cells, pharmaceutical compositions, and methods of treating or preventing cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 17, 2018
    Publication date: October 8, 2020
    Applicant: The United States of America,as represented by the Secretary,Department of Health and Human Services
    Inventors: Drew C. Deniger, Steven A. Rosenberg, Parisa Malekzadeh
  • Publication number: 20200306310
    Abstract: Genetically modified compositions, such as non-viral vectors and T cells, for treating cancer are disclosed. Also disclosed are the methods of making and using the genetically modified compositions in treating cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 12, 2020
    Publication date: October 1, 2020
    Inventors: Branden Moriarity, Beau Webber, Modassir Choudhry, Steven A. Rosenberg, Douglas C. Palmer, Nicholas P. Restifo
  • Publication number: 20200306309
    Abstract: Genetically modified compositions, such as non-viral vectors and T cells, for treating cancer are disclosed. Also disclosed are the methods of making and using the genetically modified compositions in treating cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 12, 2020
    Publication date: October 1, 2020
    Inventors: Branden Moriarity, Beau Webber, David Largaespada, Modassir Choudhry, Steven A. Rosenberg
  • Publication number: 20200289571
    Abstract: Genetically modified compositions, such as non-viral vectors and tumor infiltrating lymphocytes, for the treatment of gastrointestinal cancer are disclosed. Disclosed are methods of utilizing a CRISPR system to generate genetically modified compositions. Also disclosed are the methods of making and using the genetically modified compositions for the treatment of gastrointestinal cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 28, 2020
    Publication date: September 17, 2020
    Inventors: Branden Moriarity, Beau Webber, Modassir Choudhry, Steven A. Rosenberg, Douglas C. Palmer, Nicholas P. Restifo
  • Publication number: 20200289570
    Abstract: Genetically modified compositions, such as non-viral vectors and tumor infiltrating lymphocytes, for the treatment of gastrointestinal cancer are disclosed. Disclosed are methods of utilizing a CRISPR system to generate genetically modified compositions. Also disclosed are the methods of making and using the genetically modified compositions for the treatment of gastrointestinal cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 28, 2020
    Publication date: September 17, 2020
    Inventors: Branden Moriarity, Beau Webber, Modassir Choudhry, Steven A. Rosenberg, Douglas C. Palmer, Nicholas P. Restifo
  • Publication number: 20200277352
    Abstract: Disclosed is an isolated or purified T cell receptor (TCR) having antigenic specificity for mutated human p53. Related polypeptides and proteins, as well as related nucleic acids, recombinant expression vectors, host cells, populations of cells, and pharmaceutical compositions are also provided. Also disclosed are methods of detecting the presence of cancer in a mammal and methods of treating or preventing cancer in a mammal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 17, 2018
    Publication date: September 3, 2020
    Applicant: The United States of America,as represented by the Secretary,Department of Health and Human Services
    Inventors: Drew C. Deniger, Steven A. Rosenberg, Anna Pasetto, Rami Yoseph, Winifred M. Lo, Yong-Chen Lu, Maria R. Parkhurst, Paul F. Robbins, Parisa Malekzadeh
  • Publication number: 20200270329
    Abstract: The invention provides an isolated or purified T-cell receptor (TCR) having antigenic specificity for MHC Class II-restricted MAGE-A3. The invention further provides related polypeptides and proteins, as well as related nucleic acids, recombinant expression vectors, host cells, and populations of cells. Further provided by the invention are antibodies, or an antigen binding portion thereof, and pharmaceutical compositions relating to the TCRs of the invention. Methods of detecting the presence of cancer in a host and methods of treating or preventing cancer in a mammal are further provided by the invention.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 9, 2020
    Publication date: August 27, 2020
    Applicant: The United States of America,as represented by the Secretary,Department of Health and Human Services
    Inventors: Paul F. Robbins, Steven A. Rosenberg, Xin Yao
  • Publication number: 20200254018
    Abstract: Disclosed are methods of selectively expanding a number of T cells. The methods may comprise: modifying human T cells to express a TCR, wherein the TCR comprises a murine constant region; producing a population of cells comprising a number of human T cells expressing the TCR and a number of human T cells not expressing the TCR; and culturing the population of cells in the presence of (i) irradiated feeder cells, (ii) one or more cytokines, and (iii) an antibody, or an antigen-binding portion thereof, wherein the antibody has antigenic specificity for the murine constant region of the TCR, so as to selectively expand the number of T cells expressing the TCR over the number of T cells not expressing the TCR. Also disclosed are related populations of cells, pharmaceutical compositions, and methods of treating or preventing cancer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 24, 2018
    Publication date: August 13, 2020
    Applicant: The United States of America,as represented by the Secretary,Department of Health and Human Services
    Inventors: Drew C. Deniger, Steven A. Feldman, Steven A. Rosenberg
  • Publication number: 20200247869
    Abstract: Disclosed is an isolated or purified T cell receptor (TCR) having antigenic specificity for mutated Kirsten rat sarcoma viral oncogene homolog (KRAS) presented in the context of an HLA-Cw*0802 molecule. Related polypeptides and proteins, as well as related nucleic acids, recombinant expression vectors, host cells, populations of cells, and pharmaceutical compositions are also provided. Also disclosed are methods of detecting the presence of cancer in a mammal and methods of treating or preventing cancer in a mammal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 2, 2020
    Publication date: August 6, 2020
    Applicant: The United States of America,as represented by the Secretary,Department of Health and Human Services
    Inventors: Eric Tran, Yong-Chen Lu, Anna Pasetto, Paul F. Robbins, Steven A. Rosenberg, Zhili Zheng
  • Patent number: 10716809
    Abstract: Methods of obtaining a cell population enriched for tumor-reactive T cells, the method comprising: (a) obtaining a bulk population of peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) from a sample of peripheral blood; (b) specifically selecting CD8+ T cells that also express PD-1 and/or TIM-3 from the bulk population; and (c) separating the cells selected in (b) from unselected cells to obtain a cell population enriched for tumor-reactive T cells are disclosed. Related methods of administering a cell population enriched for tumor-reactive T cells to a mammal, methods of obtaining a pharmaceutical composition comprising a cell population enriched for tumor-reactive T cells, and isolated or purified cell populations are also disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 15, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 21, 2020
    Assignee: The United States of America, as represented by the Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services
    Inventors: Alena Gros, Steven A. Rosenberg