In The Know: Healthcare News for October 26, 2020

Bind lands $105M funding round to fuel expansion into fully insured health plan market

Allina Health and Coloplast Leaders Join Medical Alley Association Board of Directors

Collagen Solutions Plc Acquired by Rosen’s Diversified, Inc.

Mayo Clinic’s Sprint To Develop A COVID Vaccine

The Check Up: Dr. Penny Wheeler and Tom Lindquist of Allina Health and Allina Health-Aetna

Two MN CEOs are among Fortune’s ‘Most Powerful Women in Business’

Dr. Halamka elected to National Academy of Medicine

Pops! Takes Home Silver Medal in Zurich Innovation Championship 2020

Minnetronix Medical Awarded National Institutes of Health Grant for Proprietary Neurapheresis Product that Removes Blood from Spinal Fluid

U.S. Department of Defense awards $87.5 million to create a new Manufacturing Innovation Institute sited at the University of Minnesota

U of M cracks top 50 on U.S. News ‘Global Universities’ list

Covance to ‘transform’ into a decentralized CRO

Recombinetics Inc. to Partner with American Preclinical Services to Improve Glioblastoma Outcomes

DoD tests wearables’ ability to detect Covid-19 before symptoms appear

Smarter Devices, Better Patient Care

2020 Fast 50 No. 48 Wellbeats

Why Kaiser chose Best Buy Health as a tech partner: Chris Stenzel, vice president of national business development and innovation at Oakland, Calif. -based Kaiser Permanente, played an integral role in the health system’s partnership with Best Buy Health to develop remote patient-monitoring tools for older adults. He describes how the partnership

BME PhD student helps design wearable arthritis device and create start-up

FLEX Vessel Prep™ System Receives New Indication to Address In-Stent Restenosis

Phase 3 clinical trial to treat mild Alzheimer’s disease using deep brain stimulation: While FDA-approved technique is used to treat other medical conditions, this study examines its effects on cognitive function

Twin Cities Orthopedics Announces New Chief Executive Officer, Framework for Continued Growth

Mayo Clinic adopts regenerative medicine as field of academic rank

Motivated by his mother’s heartbreaking experience with cancer, Lakeville man donates $1.4M to the cancer research lab of a decades-long friend

Innovative Program Predicts and Prevents Adverse Drug Events

Philips inks deal with SimonMed Imaging for 3T MR scanners

ZOLL and Caire, Inc. Sign Exclusive Agreement for Outside-The-U.S. Distribution of Portable Oxygen Concentrator

3M and Eko collaborate on stethoscopes

StemoniX Announces Addition to Board of Directors

New iMednet Release Delivers Key Features to Further Enable Remote Participation of Both Study Participants and Key Roles

Allina Health | Aetna 2021 Medicare Plans Focus on Connected, Affordable and Convenient Care for the Whole You

StemoniX CEO Ping Yeh Invited to Speak at the 2020 New Jersey Association for Biomedical Research 3Rs Webinar Series

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