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Psomagen Adds Spatial Biology with 10x Genomics Xenium Platform

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Psomagen Adds Spatial Biology with 10x Genomics Xenium Platform


ROCKVILLE, Md. — June 27, 2023 — Psomagen is pleased to announce the addition of the 10x Genomics Xenium Analyzer to our fleet of instruments. This platform will allow Psomagen customers to dive into the world of spatial biology, understanding cellular structure and function at a new level.

At the time of of writing this article, Psomagen is the first and only US-based commercial sequencing company to acquire a Xenium, bringing subcellular spatial capabilities to American customers.

The Xenium Analyzer's subcellular profiling capabilities provide new insights on cellular mechanisms, in detail that has never before been possible. According to Psomagen's CEO, Dr. Su Hong, "Psomagen's deep omics expertise makes us the perfect partner to bring this exciting new capability to our US-based customers." The company has nearly 20 years of experience in the genomics research space, and is a trusted CRO for many researchers across North America. 

The research capabilities and affordability of spatial biology will open major pathways in disease treatment and biomarker identification. Dr. Hong continues, "Our customers need access to insights that only come from studying cells in their native tissue contexts. We can make that a reality now, not after the next grant funding cycle or CapEx budget approval."

The Xenium is Psomagen's third 10x Genomics platform; their labs also provide services on the Chromium X and Chromium Controller for single cell applications.

About Psomagen, Inc.

Psomagen, Inc., formerly Macrogen Corp, is a North American integrative omics solutions and contract laboratory services provider. The company makes cutting-edge technology and data analysis accessible to the clinical and academic markets. With both CLIA-certified and CAP-accredited facilities, their team delivers only the highest-quality integrative multi-omics data using best-in-class DNA, RNA, and protein analysis systems. In conjunction with its bioinformatics capabilities, Psomagen offers a path to insights that is both simple and affordable. Learn more at psomagen.com.


Lori Mull, PhD 

Product Manager

Psomagen, Inc. 


About 10x Genomics

10x Genomics develops innovative spatial, in situ, and single cell technologies across research fields, including oncology, immunology, and neurobiology. Their instruments and software enable in-depth analysis of biological samples to accelerate research in critical areas. For more information, visit their website at 10xgenomics.com.