Patents by Inventor Sylvia Santamarina-Fojo

Sylvia Santamarina-Fojo 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: 7378274
    Abstract: The present invention concerns a nucleic acid which is capable of regulating the transcription of the ABC1 gene, which is a causal gene for pathologies linked to a dysfunctioning of cholesterol metabolism, inducing diseases such as atherosclerosis. The invention also relates to nucleotide constructs comprising a polynucleotide which encodes a polypeptide or a nucleic acid of interest, placed under the control a regulatory nucleic acid for the ABC1 gene. The invention also relates to recombinant vectors, transformed host cells and nonhuman transgenic mammals comprising a nucleic acid which regulates the transcription of the ABC1 gene or an abovementioned nucleotide construct, as well as methods for screening molecules or substances which are capable of modifying the activity of the regulatory nucleic acid for the ABC1 gene.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 2, 2001
    Date of Patent: May 27, 2008
    Assignee: Aventis Pharma S.A.
    Inventors: Marie-Fran├žoise Rosier-Montus, Catherine Prades, Cendrine Lemoine, Laurent Naudin, Patrice Denefle, Nicolas Duverger, Bryan Brewer, Alan Remaley, Sylvia Santamarina-Fojo
  • Publication number: 20020146792
    Abstract: The present invention concerns a nucleic acid which is capable of regulating the transcription of the ABC1 gene, which is a causal gene for pathologies linked to a dysfunctioning of cholesterol metabolism, inducing diseases such as atherosclerosis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 2, 2001
    Publication date: October 10, 2002
    Inventors: Marie-Francoise Rosier-Montus, Catherine Prades, Cendrine Lemoine, Laurent Naudin, Patrice Denefle, Nicolas Duverger, Bryan Brewer, Alan Remaley, Sylvia Santamarina-Fojo