NanoString Technologies to Host Investor Day on September 11, 2015

SEATTLE, Aug. 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- NanoString Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSTG), a provider of life science tools for translational research and molecular diagnostic products, today announced that it will host a meeting for analysts and institutional investors on Friday, September 11, 2015, in New York City from 8:00 a.m. to approximately 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time. The meeting will include presentations by members of the NanoString senior management team highlighting the company's business strategy and plans for executing on related growth initiatives, as well as guest speakers who will provide relevant customer perspectives.

A live webcast of the event will be accessible from the Investors page of the NanoString corporate website at www.nanostring.com. A replay will be available on the company's website following the event.

About NanoString Technologies, Inc.

NanoString Technologies provides life science tools for translational research and molecular diagnostic products. The company's nCounter Analysis System has been employed in life sciences research since it was first introduced in 2008 and has been cited in more than 800 peer-reviewed publications. The nCounter Analysis System offers a cost-effective way to easily profile the expression of hundreds of genes, proteins, miRNAs, or copy number variations, simultaneously with high sensitivity and precision, facilitating a wide variety of basic research and translational medicine applications, including biomarker discovery and validation. The company's technology has also been applied to diagnostic use. The Prosigna® Breast Cancer Prognostic Gene Signature Assay together with the nCounter Dx Analysis System is FDA 510(k) cleared for use as a prognostic indicator for distant recurrence of breast cancer.

For more information, please visit www.nanostring.com.

The NanoString Technologies logo, NanoString, NanoString Technologies, nCounter, and Prosigna are registered trademarks or trademarks of NanoString Technologies, Inc. in various jurisdictions.

CONTACT: Leigh Salvo of Westwicke Partners leigh.salvo@westwicke.com 415-513-1281

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