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

Top 5 Q&A Blog Posts from 2019

Our readers heartily consumed our Q&A blog posts, a series of interviews with scientists from all over the globe who shared with us and our readers the hypotheses behind their research, the challenges encountered, and how they plan to surmount...

/ February 10, 2020

Of Inflammasome and Tauopathies in Mice and Men

Tauopathies are a class of neurodegenerative diseases characterized by the aggregation of tau proteins in neurofibrillary tangles in the human brain. These proteins are associated to microtubules and are found mostly in neurons; their main function is to modulate the...

/ January 27, 2020

Top 5 Blog Posts of 2019

Last year marked remarkable progress for our customers, with hundreds of scientists making exceptional strides in their fields thanks to NanoString® technologies. 2019 saw the commercial launch of the GeoMx™ Digital Spatial Profiler (DSP) at AACR and the launch of...

/ January 15, 2020

The Fifth Pillar of Cancer Therapy at SITC 2019

Like the gift that keeps on giving, great research just keeps emerging from SITC 2019. Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019, was all about Innovations in Cellular Therapies. When (CAR) T Cells Get Exhausted… While receiving CAR-T cell therapy is a life...

and / December 23, 2019