digital gene expression profiling 4HF Biotec Banking on Multiomic Data Analysis to Help Pharma Find New Oncology Compounds Premium German bioinformatics startup 4HF Biotec targets early-stage biotech development with technology to predict drug sensitivity based on tumor genetic profiles. NanoString Q3 Revenues Grow 4 Percent The Seattle-based genomics technology firm saw revenues grow 20 percent on a pro forma basis, driven by 60 percent growth in instrument revenue. NanoString Technologies Prices $200M Public Offering The Seattle-based genomics technology firm said it intends to use the funds for working capital and general corporate purposes. NanoString Launches NGS Readout for Spatial Transcriptomics, Partners With Illumina on Informatics Premium The firm has partnered with Illumina to use the Dragen Bio-IT informatics platform to help customers analyze data from the new Cancer Transcriptome Atlas panel. NanoString Technologies Q2 Revenues Drop 25 Percent But Beat Street Estimates The Seattle firm saw consumables and collaboration revenues fall, however, the GeoMx spatial transcriptomics platform grew instrument revenue. May 7, 2020 NanoString Q1 Revenues Shrink 4 Percent but Beat Wall Street Expectations on Top Line Apr 7, 2020 NanoString Preliminary Q1 Revenues Take Hit From COVID-19, Firm Withdraws 2020 Guidance Feb 28, 2020 NanoString Looks to NGS Readout to Fuel Next Wave of Digital Spatial Profiling Growth Premium Nov 5, 2019 NanoString to Boost Digital Spatial Profiling Through New Panel, NGS Compatibility Premium Nov 4, 2019 NanoString Q3 Revenues Rise 7 Percent Aug 2, 2019 NanoString Spatial Profiler Users Share New Data as Company Reports Flourishing Early Interest Premium Jul 31, 2019 NanoString Q2 Revenues up 21 Percent Jul 30, 2019 NanoString, Mayo Clinic to Develop Novel Assays in High-Risk Breast Cancer and Leukemia May 10, 2019 NanoString Aims to Drive Interest in Spatial Profiling Platform as Reports Roll in From Early Users Premium May 9, 2019 NanoString Revenues Climb 18 Percent in Q1 Mar 7, 2019 NanoString Q4 Revenues Fall 15 Percent, Beat Wall Street Expectations Oct 15, 2018 NanoString Announces $100 Million Term Loan Facility With CR Group Sep 25, 2018 SenzaGen Positions New In Vitro Test for Airway Allergies as Alternative to Animal Testing Premium Jun 4, 2018 NCI, NanoString Collaborate to Evaluate Utility of PanCancer Gene Expression Panel Apr 30, 2018 NanoString Announces Digital Spatial Profiling Deals With Several CROs Jul 6, 2016 Host Expression Signature Differentiates Bacterial, Viral Infections; May Lead to Dx Device Premium Oct 15, 2015 Findings Support Prognostic Potential for Gene Signature in Some Forms of Rhabdomyosarcoma Feb 5, 2015 Cellular Research Plans to Launch Massively Parallel Single-Cell RNA-seq Method in 2016 Premium Aug 22, 2013 DermTech Planning to Pursue LDT Path for Melanoma Test Using OpenArray qPCR Premium Jun 8, 2010 WaferGen Inks Japanese Distribution Pact Load More Breaking News UPDATE: Immunexpress Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Sepsis Assay DNA Script Receives CE Mark for Syntax Enzymatic DNA Synthesis Platform Exact Sciences, Pfizer End Cologuard Copromotion Agreement Genetron Health Q3 Revenues up 36 Percent, Firm Announces AstraZeneca MRD Partnership BioMark Diagnostics, AstraZeneca, Pfizer, Others Partner in Lung Cancer Screening Project Akoya Receives CLIA Certification for Biopharma Solutions Laboratory The Scan Looking for Omicron NPR reports that SARS-CoV-2 testing in the US has gotten better but also that some experts say more needs to be done to better track the Omicron variant. Holmes Alleges Abuse The Associated Press reports that Theranos' Elizabeth Holmes has testified at her wire fraud trial that her business and romantic partner abused her. Bit More Diverse, But More to Do While Black and Hispanic patients are more likely to participate in cancer clinical trials than previously, they are still underrepresented, according to US News & World Report. PNAS Papers on Yeast Gene Silencing, Zika Virus Inhibition, Immunoglobulin Hypermutation In PNAS this week: gene silencing in Saccharomyces cerevisiae, possible neuroprotective role for SHFL in a mouse model of Zika virus infection, and more.