Category: Digital Spatial Profiling

Excellence, Cooperation, and Passion Come Together to Serve the Scientific Community. Q&A with Dr. Peter O’Toole, Director of the Bioscience Technology Facility, University of York.

Dr. Peter O'Toole, Ph.D., is the director of the Bioscience Technology Facility at the University of York in England, where he established and still leads the Imaging and Cytometry Laboratory, one of the top bioscience technology facilities in Europe. His lab is an...

/ August 3, 2020

Q&A with Dr. Aubrey Thompson, Ph.D.: The GeoMx® Digital Spatial Profiler is Turning the Tables on Breast Cancer

E. Aubrey Thompson, Ph.D is a Professor in the Department of Cancer Biology at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, FL. His research focuses on breast cancer and using genomic and proteomic tools to identify novel biomarker signatures and new targets...

/ April 27, 2020

Stories of Remarkable Technological Advances at AGBT 2020

The Advances in Genome Biology and Technology conference celebrated its 20th anniversary event this February, and what a dramatic range of advances have occurred in our field since the first meeting! Technical advances have enabled dramatic escalation in data generation...

and / March 30, 2020

Readers’ Favorite Webinars: A Year in Review

NanoString webinars allow you to sit back, relax and listen to a leader in the field talk about his/her research and/or answer your questions.  They have always been a crowd-pleaser, so in 2019 we decided to showcase and summarize them...

/ March 2, 2020

Redefining Precision: Why Spatial Resolution Matters

Functional annotation of gene and protein expression is a crucial step in deciphering cellular mechanisms. Traditional transcriptomic and proteomic assays are done in bulk, where RNA and proteins from different locations in the tissue are pooled and quantified together.  However,...

/ February 17, 2020