Category: Digital Spatial Profiling

Spatial Profiling using the GeoMx RNA Assay for NGS Readout: Robust Technology for Identification of Novel Biomarkers and Early Detection of Melanoma

Early diagnosis of melanoma is critical for improved clinical outcomes and survival of patients. Yet disagreement in traditional histology-based diagnosis frequently occurs.  Despite currently available molecular technologies, melanomas characterized by low cellularity and heterogeneity can hinder accurate diagnosis. To address...

/ November 19, 2019

The Era of Spatial Transcriptomics Falls into Place at SITC 2019

It’s that time of year again when Fall is upon us and in full swing: leaves are falling off the trees, Halloween has come and gone, pumpkin spice lattes are on every corner, and thousands of immuno-oncology researchers descend on...

/ November 8, 2019

Meet NanoString Scientists at the AMP 2019 Annual Meeting & Expo

When Elaine Lyon, Ph.D., a scientist on the board of the Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) was asked why she is involved with AMP, its activities and initiatives, she quoted the famous Captain James T. Kirk from Star Trek and...

/ November 4, 2019

A day (or two) with the Experts: the 2019 EU NanoString Summits Crosstalk

Since 2017 NanoString has hosted day-long summits in some of the liveliest and most charming European locations, where scientists and key opinion leaders have had the opportunity to share with their peers how NanoString Technologies has facilitated their breakthroughs, from...

/ September 30, 2019

GeoMx™ Digital Spatial Profiler: Q&A with Trieu My Van, PhD., NKI, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Christian Blank Lab

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M5xfd143_a0&feature=youtu.be What was the most surprising thing about using the GeoMx DSP platform?I was quite surprised about the high amount of data that's coming out of the platform from only a single FFPE tissue. This allows us to get better...

/ September 9, 2019