Masthead

nForm Blog

Category: Digital Spatial Profiling

Masthead
Tissue analysis

Digital Spatial Profiling Events

SITC 2019 may be over, but the era of Spatial Genomics enabled by the GeoMx Digital Spatial Profiler has just begun.

The curtains have fallen on SITC 2019—the 34th annual meeting organized by the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer—but excitement amongst the participants remains high after five days of knowledge exchange…

Laura Tabellini Pierre / December 10, 2019
Checkpoint inhibitors

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…

Hiromi Sato / November 19, 2019
Tissue analysis

Digital Spatial Profiling Events Oncology

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…

Elizabeth Schneider / November 8, 2019
stars and lights over a tissue sample

Digital Spatial Profiling Events Oncology

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…

Laura Tabellini Pierre / November 4, 2019
Illustrations of silhouettes of famous buildings

Digital Spatial Profiling Events

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…

Laura Tabellini Pierre / September 30, 2019
Geo location

Digital Spatial Profiling GeoMx Spatial Biology Spatial Transcriptomics

GeoMx® DSP: What Surprised This Early Adopter Most

During her post doc years, Trieu My Van explored the effects of immuno check point blockade in melanoma patients, comparing samples from metastatic uveal and cutaneous melanoma tissues at the…

qwalton / September 9, 2019
Geo location

Digital Spatial Profiling GeoMx Spatial Biology Spatial Transcriptomics

How the Field of Immuno-Oncology is Changing Fast

Immuno-oncology, also known as cancer immunotherapy, is a treatment that harnesses the power of our immune system to fight cancer. The selective efficacy of immunotherapies continues to provide impetus for…

Amal Katrib / August 26, 2019
Tissue analysis

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
3d model of a neuron

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
Tissue analysis

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
Tissue analysis

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
Checkpoint inhibitors

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