NanoString Technologies
NanoString Technologies Inc (Form: 3, Received: 05/11/2017 13:07:00)
FORM 3
        
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

FINNEY ELISHA W

2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (MM/DD/YYYY)
5/9/2017 

3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

NanoString Technologies Inc [NSTG]

(Last)        (First)        (Middle)

530 FAIRVIEW AVENUE N

4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)

__ X __ Director                            _____ 10% Owner
_____ Officer (give title below)          _____ Other (specify below)

(Street)

SEATTLE, WA 98109       

(City)              (State)              (Zip)
5. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)

 

6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)

_ X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person


Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 4)
2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned
(Instr. 4)
3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 5)
4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 5)
No securities are beneficially owned   0   D   (1)  

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 4)
2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date
(MM/DD/YYYY)
3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 4)
4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 5)
6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
No securities are beneficially owned   (1)   (1)   (1) Not applicable     (1) $0.00   D    

Explanation of Responses:
(1)  Not applicable

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
FINNEY ELISHA W
530 FAIRVIEW AVENUE N
SEATTLE, WA 98109
X



Signatures
/s/ Shannon Atchison, Attorney in Fact 5/11/2017
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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POWER OF ATTORNEY

The undersigned, as a Section 16 reporting person of NanoString Technologies,
Inc. (the "Company"), hereby constitutes and appoints Shannon Atchison and
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, P.C., the undersigned's true and lawful
attorney-in-fact to:

1. complete and execute Form ID, 3, 4 and 5 and other forms and all amendments
thereto as such attorney-in-fact shall in his or her discretion determine to be
required or advisable pursuant to Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of
1934 (as amended)and the rules and regulations promulgated thereunder, or any
successor laws and regulations, as a consequence of the undersigned's ownership,
acquisition or disposition of securities of the Company; and

2. do all acts necessary in order to file such forms with the Securities and
Exchange Commission, any securities exchange or national association, the
Company and such other person or agency as the attorney-in-fact shall deem
appropriate.

The undersigned hereby ratifies and confirms all that said attorneys-in-fact and
agents shall do or cause to be done by virtue hereof. The undersigned
acknowledges that the foregoing attorneys-in-fact, in serving in such capacity
at the request of the undersigned, are not assuming, nor is the Company
assuming, any of the undersigned's responsibilities to comply with Section 16 of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (as amended).

This Power of Attorney shall remain in full force and effect until the
undersigned is no longer required to file Forms ID, 3, 4 and 5 with respect to
the undersigned's holdings of and transactions in securities issued by the
Company, unless earlier revoked by the undersigned in a signed writing delivered
to the Company and the foregoing attorneys-in-fact.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has caused this Power of Attorney to be
executed as of this 9th day of May 2017.

Signature:  /s/ Elisha W. Finney
Elisha W. Finney