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AMP-ed Up for Clinical Evaluation with GeoMx DSP

The Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) joined the list of conferences to go virtual in 2020. NanoString was online with workshops highlighting uses for the groundbreaking GeoMx® Digital Spatial Profiler…

NanoString / December 21, 2020
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Events Oncology

SITC in Focus: CAR-T Cell Therapy

The Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC) held its annual meeting online this year. Notable were the presentations in New Approaches for CAR-T Cell Therapies: Technology Symposium Featuring GeoMx® Digital…

NanoString / December 7, 2020
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ASHG 2020: Binge-worthy Presentations

The annual conference of the American Society of Human Genomics (ASHG) was held virtually this year. One of the upsides of virtual conferences is the ability to pause, rewind, and…

NanoString / November 26, 2020
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Infectious Disease Publication Watch

COVID-19: The Fall Edition

Normally, the months of September and October are dotted with important dates—end of summer barbeques, the first day of school, joyful plans for Halloween and excitement for the upcoming Holiday…

NanoString / November 12, 2020
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Q&A with Dr. Maureen McGargill, PhD: The Immune System’s Fine Line Between Health and Harm

Dr. McGargill earned her PhD at the University of Minnesota in Dr. Kristin Hogquist’s lab. There she studied T cell development, focusing on how autoreactive T cells are deleted during…

NanoString / August 19, 2019
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Digital Spatial Profiling

GenCast for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News

[audiotrack title=”NanoString Podcast Episode #1″ src=”/wp-content/uploads/Nanostring-Podcast-Final2.mp3″ preload=”metadata”] Welcome to GenCast, a sponsored podcast series brought to you by Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News. [00:00:07] I’m your host, Jeff Buguliskis. We…

NanoString / July 15, 2019
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Oncology Q&A

Q&A with Dr. Lisa Butterfield, PhD: Cancer Vaccines & Adoptive Cell Transfer

Dr. Lisa Butterfield, PhD recently joined the Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy as Vice President focusing on cell therapies while she continues her independent cancer vaccine research as an Adjunct…

NanoString / July 8, 2019
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Q&A with Dr. Salla Keskitalo: Challenges and Opportunities in Studying Rare and Ultra-rare Autoimmune Diseases

Dr. Salla Keskitalo is a Senior Research Scientist at the University of Helsinki and a recent winner of NanoString’s Autoimmunity Grant Program. She made time to speak with us about…

NanoString / April 15, 2019
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Q&A with Drs. Torsten Nielsen and Tony Ng and Angela Goytain: Development of a Sarcoma Gene Fusion Assay Faster Than FISH and Simpler than NGS

The NanoString nCounter is Research Use Only and not for diagnostic use. The views expressed herein are solely those of the interviewed researchers. Torsten Nielsen, MD, PhD is a pathologist…

NanoString / April 9, 2019
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Q&A with Dr. Gregory Carter: Developing Computational Strategies and the MODEL-AD Consortium

Gregory Carter, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor at The Jackson Laboratory. His work is focused on developing computational strategies using genetic data to understand complex genetic systems. We recently spoke…

NanoString / March 22, 2019
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Oncology Q&A

Q&A with Dr. Juliane Nguyen: Exosome Profiling with miRNA and Biotech’s Next Breakthrough

Dr. Juliane Nguyen is a professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Buffalo. Her Therapeutic Biomaterials Laboratory investigates using exosomes and other nanoscale carriers for the…

NanoString / November 27, 2018
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Autoimmunity Q&A

Q&A with Darragh Duffy, Ph.D. – Understanding the Healthy Human Immune Response with the LabEx Milieu Interieur Project

Darragh Duffy, Ph.D., is the Scientific Manager of the LabEx Milieu Interieur project at the Institut Pasteur in Paris, France. This ambitious program started in 2011 with the mission to understand…

NanoString / October 10, 2018