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Events

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 Admin / 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 Admin / November 12, 2020
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Q&A Services and Core Labs

Vision, Cutting-Edge Technology, and Deep Expertise. Interview with the Scientists at Propath UK, the Royals Among the CROs.

A few years ago, the UK Prime Minister’s office announced that Propath, a trusted specialist in molecular pathology for biopharmaceutical research and development, had been nominated to receive a Queen’s…

Laura Tabellini / November 2, 2020
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Q&A

ROSALIND® by OnRamp Bio: A new platform for nCounter® expression analysis.

Recently NanoString® has announced its partnership with OnRamp Bioinformatics, a provider of cloud-based genomic analysis tools, to integrate our knowledge and expertise into an optimized analysis experience for nCounter with…

Elizabeth Schneider / October 19, 2020
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Oncology

From an Egyptian Papyrus to the Hallmarks of Cancer: A Journey through the Development of Knowledge in Oncology Research

The word “cancer” was used for the first time in ancient Greece by Hippocrates, often termed the Father of Medicine for his contributions to modern medical practice. Even prior to…

Laura Tabellini / September 29, 2020
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Q&A Services and Core Labs

Serotonin, Gut-Brain-Microbiome Axis and an Inspired Young Scientist. How a Core Facility is Born. Q&A with Prof. Beate Niesler, Institute of Human Genetics, University of Heidelberg, Germany.

Imagine you are setting up for an interview with a prominent professor at the University of Heidelberg in Germany, in which you will focus on how a scientific interest triggered…

Laura Tabellini / September 14, 2020