Spatial Biology Roadshow – Texas

  • 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm (CST)

NanoString invites you to a day filled with Spatial Biology innovations, and discussions in Houston! Join us and network with spatial experts in the Texas area.

Guest speakers will share their results and discoveries obtained using GeoMx Digital Spatial Profiler. Spatial leaders will discuss the future of spatial-omics and NanoString’s latest innovations.

Featuring Joseph Beechem, PhD, Chief Scientific Officer & Sr VP of Research & Development at NanoString Technologies, presenting the latest developments to explore spatial biology at any scale.

Share information and experiences with fellow researchers, learn about the latest developments in spatial biology, and participate in interactive discussions with your colleagues!


2:00-2:15pm: Welcome

2:15-2:50pm: Presentation from Joseph Beechem, Ph.D., Chief Scientific Officer & Sr VP of Research & Development, NanoString Technologies

2:50-4:00pm: Presentations | Speakers from the Pautler, Polverino & Wargo Lab.

Using spatial omics to better understand anti-tumor immune responses to better treat (and prevent) cancer
Jennifer Wargo, M.D., M.M.Sc
R. Lee Clark Professor of Surgical Oncology and Genomic Medicine, Director, PRIME-TR
University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center

Spatial Profiling of the Lung: A New Frontier in COPD
Francesca Polverino, M.D., Ph.D.
Lester and Sue Smith Associate Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine

Modeling behavior, functional connectomics, and proteomics in a mouse model of Alzheimer’s Disease
Lindsay Fadel
PhD Candidate
Pautler Lab, Baylor College of Medicine

4:00-5:00pm: Multi-omics & Margs! Happy Hour and Spatial Expert Panel

VENUE: Houston Marriott Medical Center/Museum District | Salons E-G – 3rd Floor