Patents by Inventor Susumu Shima

Susumu Shima 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: 20200085945
    Abstract: The disclosure is directed to methods, treatment regimens, uses, kits and therapies for treating Generalized Pustular Psoriasis (GPP). These methods, treatment regimens, uses, kits and therapies utilize, inter cilia, administration of an IL-17 antagonist, e.g., an IL-17 antibody, such as secukinumab. Additionally disclosed are improved methods for treating plaque-type psoriasis that utilize up-titration and down-titration of the IL-17 antagonist, e.g., an IL-17 antibody, such as secukinumab, as well as modification of dose frequency. Further disclosed are methods of treating palmoplantar pustular psoriasis using the disclosed IL-17 antagonists, e.g., IL-17 antibodies, such as secukinumab.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 29, 2019
    Publication date: March 19, 2020
    Inventors: Charis PAPAVASSILIS, Oliver SANDER, Tomohiro SHIMA, Susumu KITAMURA
  • Patent number: 10434172
    Abstract: The disclosure is directed to methods, treatment regimens, uses, kits and therapies for treating Generalized Pustular Psoriasis (GPP). These methods, treatment regimens, uses, kits and therapies utilize, inter alia, administration of an IL-17 antagonist, e.g., an IL-17 antibody, such as secukinumab. Additionally disclosed are improved methods for treating plaque-type psoriasis that utilize up-titration and down-titration of the IL-17 antagonist, e.g., an IL-17 antibody, such as secukinumab, as well as modification of dose frequency. Further disclosed are methods of treating palmoplantar pustular psoriasis using the disclosed IL-17 antagonists, e.g., IL-17 antibodies, such as secukinumab.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 13, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2019
    Assignee: Novartis AG
    Inventors: Charis Papavassilis, Oliver Sander, Tomohiro Shima, Susumu Kitamura
  • Patent number: D322136
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 31, 1989
    Date of Patent: December 3, 1991
    Assignee: Sanshin Dengu Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Susumu Shima, Hideto Hirose, Masaaki Ishii, Kohnosuke Iijima