(Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard) A new technique developed by scientists at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard gives an unprecedented view of the cellular organization of tissues. Known as Slide-seq, the method uses genetic sequencing to draw detailed, three-dimensional maps of tissues, revealing not only what cell types are present, but where they are located and what they are doing.

Original source: https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2019-03/biom-ntu032719.php