microscopy RareCyte Secures $24M to Advance Spatial Biology Platform, Expand Globally The funding will help drive commercialization of the company's new Orion spatial biology platform and further global product expansion. Resolve Biosciences, Zeiss Partner to Enhance Spatial Biology Imaging Tech Resolve has developed a spatial biology analysis platform using Zeiss microscopy for viewing transcriptome activity at subcellular resolution. Expansion Sequencing Improves on Church Lab's In Situ Transcriptomics Method Premium Researchers have developed a higher-resolution in situ RNA sequencing method that relies on physically expanding a polymer network that holds the RNA. Vizgen Plans Launch of Spatial Transcriptomics Platform Based on MERFISH Technology Premium The Harvard spinout wants its instrumentation and reagent packages to ease the transition for labs interested in high-resolution imaging studies. RareCyte Targets Spatial Biology Market with New Orion Instrument Premium The company has developed a microscopy system that allows imaging of a full pathology slide in 21 channels with a single staining process and a rapid turnaround time. Apr 30, 2020 Washington University, BostonGene Expand Kidney Cancer Research Collaboration Jan 30, 2020 Vizgen Launches With $14M Series A Financing Jul 12, 2018 Bruker Acquires German Microscopy Specialist JPK Instruments Jul 12, 2018 Omic, Microscopic Analysis Elucidates Otzi's Last Meal Breaking News Guardant Health Files Motions to Dismiss, Change Venue in Illumina Patent Lawsuit In Brief This Week: SQI Diagnostics, T2 Biosystems, Enhanc3D, QuidelOrtho, More Illumina, Precision Health Research Singapore Partner for 100K Genomes Population Study 23andMe Fiscal Q4 Revenues Increase 14 Percent Local Coverage Determinations Roundup: Castle Bio, SkylineDx Ancient Genome Sequence Provides Look at Ancestry for Individual Who Perished at Pompeii The Scan Billion-Dollar Diversity Initiative The Howard Hughes Medical Institute is now accepting applications for its new $1.5 billion initiative to boost the diversity of the scientific workforce. Biotech Co-Founder Arrested A co-founder of a Los Angeles-based biotech company has been arrested in connection with a murder-for-hire scheme, according to Endpoint News. Return of the Tasmanian Tiger The Washington Post reports that a team in Australia is working to bring the thylacine back from extinction. Nature Papers on Genome of Individual From Pompeii, CircRNA Study Best Practices, More In Nature this week: first sequenced genome of a person from Pompeii, best practice guidelines for circRNA studies, and more.