In the Know: Healthcare News for August 10, 2020

Mayo’s plasma program shows first signs of COVID-19 benefit

University of Minnesota turns natural killer cells against COVID-19

FDA approves new Medtronic neurostim leads

Best Buy’s health chief to step down, will remain an advisor as company pursues long-term ambitions

Rival drugmakers launch joint trial of medicines for COVID-19 

Cantel Medical names new president

Walking the Walk Toward Racial Justice

CardioMech raises $18.5M to test heart valve device in humans

Brain surgery firm raises $7M, inks partnership with Zimmer Biomet

ANI Pharmaceuticals Names Nikhil Lalwani as President and Chief Executive Officer

The Medical Alley Association Thanks U.S. Representative Phillips for Introducing the IGNITE American Innovation Act

“Rock star” baby hitting her milestones after fetal surgery to correct spina bifida

Upsher-Smith and AmbioPharm Announce Partnership Agreement to Develop and Market Corticotropin Injection

Blue Cross And Blue Shield Of Minnesota Expands Access To Supportive Care Services From Livio Health

Carlson School Part of University Team Awarded $26 Million NSF Grant

Adaptive Phage Therapeutics Announces Mayo Clinic as Lead Investor in Convertible Note Financing

Abbott launches study of next-gen ablation catheter

Takeda to make Novavax’s COVID-19 vaccine candidate in Japan

BlueAllele Launches PALIDON™ Gene Editing Technology to Discover and Develop Therapies for Genetic Diseases

Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation® Receives $5 Million Charitable Gift to  Accelerate Progress in World-Class Cardiovascular Prevention Research and Education

regenHU CEO: Bioprinting Will Strengthen OrganTrans Project to 3D Print Liver Organoid

Amy Ronneberg Fights Cancer While Empowering Female Leaders

Supporting Africa’s COVID-19 Fight

Medical Products HUB sends ventilators to Madagascar for Rio Tinto

NorthShore University HealthSystem, Carnegie Mellon University and PhysIQ Launch Comprehensive Study of New Technology to Monitor At-Risk Cardiac and Surgical Patients

Monteris Medical Announces Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina Expands Policy Coverage for its NeuroBlate® System Laser Interstitial Thermotherapy for Brain Tumor

Microbiologics Expands Viral Capabilities for SARS-CoV-2 with New BSL-3 Laboratory at its San Diego Facility

CHF Solutions Further Expands Commercial Presence in the Middle East with Distribution Arrangement for Israel

ANI Pharmaceuticals Appoints Experienced Pharmaceutical Executives, Jeanne Thoma and Antonio “Tony” Pera to Board of Directors

Table of Experts: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Gravie in the News: HealthXL Podcast

Navigating the future of telehealth while COVID-19 legislation remains uncertain

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