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Digital Spatial Profiling Neuroscience Q&A

Q&A with Dr. Stefan Prokop – Alzheimer’s: From the Amyloid Hypothesis to the Cellular Phase and Beyond

Stefan Prokop, MD, is a Neuropathologist and Research Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. His work is focused on Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) with a specific interest in…

NanoString / October 2, 2018
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nCounter® PlexSet™ Reagents Let You Work Smarter, Not Harder

There are several options available to researchers looking to quantify and analyze gene expression. Most of those are time-consuming and highly technical processes that require extensive replicates and quality controls.…

NanoString / August 1, 2018
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Researcher Profiles: How NanoString® Neuroscience Grant Program Winners are Utilizing nCounter® Technology

Earlier this year, five neuro grant program applicants were awarded nCounter® Neuropathology or Neuroinflammation Panels to profile 24 samples. Applications spanned a wide range of disease specific applications with the…

NanoString / July 18, 2018
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Bridging the Lessons from Immuno-Oncology to Autoimmunity

We sat down with Alessandra Cesano, M.D., Ph.D., Chief Medical Officer at NanoString Technologies, to discuss her perspective on the relationship between autoimmunity and immuno-oncology research. NanoString (NS): Autoimmunity and cancer are…

NanoString / June 14, 2018
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Digital Spatial Profiling Q&A

Q&A with Dr. Nick Reder: New Frontiers in Pathology with Digital Spatial Profiling and Light Sheet Microscopy

Dr. Nick Reder, MD, MPH, currently works at the Department of Pathology at the University of Washington in Seattle. Part of his time is spent in collaboration with mechanical engineers…

NanoString / May 22, 2018
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Digital Spatial Profiling

Revolutionizing Tissue Analysis with Digital Spatial Profiling

Recently, one of the early adopters of the Digital Spatial Profiling (DSP) technology, Michael Davies, MD, PhD, the Deputy Chairman and Associate Professor in the Department of Melanoma Medical Oncology…

NanoString / May 10, 2018
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Neuroscience Q&A

Rediscovering Microglia: Dr. Oleg Butovsky Discusses the Untapped Potential of Microglia in Neurodegenerative Diseases

Oleg Butovsky, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School. His laboratory at the Center of Neurologic Diseases in Brigham & Women’s Hospital focuses on the basic…

NanoString / April 19, 2018
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Advancing Neuroscience Gene Expression Research

The Neuropathology and Neuroinflammation panels are the newest addition to NanoString’s curated gene expression content poised to accelerate the pace of discovery in Alzheimer’s Disease (AD), Parkinson’s Disease, Huntington’s Disease…

NanoString / April 5, 2018
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Digital Spatial Profiling

Breaking Boundaries with NanoString’s Digital Spatial Profiling

Recently we had a conversation with key members of the scientific leadership team at NanoString. Joe Beechem, the Senior VP of Research & Development, and Alessandra Cesano, Chief Medical Officer,…

NanoString / March 29, 2018