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Minnetronix Medical Sharpens Image Quality for the First FDA-Cleared Wireless Surgical Camera

Lazurite taps Minnetronix optical expertise to raise the bar in wireless navigation SAINT PAUL, Minn. (May 17, 2022) – Minnetronix Medical announces it was selected by Lazurite, which develops innovative medical devices to set new operating room standards for efficiency and patient safety, as its development and manufacturing partner for the new ArthroFree™ Wireless Surgical Camera System. ArthoFree is the […]

Doug Drysdale and Dr. Shaheen Lakhan Join SpineThera Board

Plymouth, Minnesota, United States, May 16, 2022 – SpineThera, Inc., a privately held, clinical stage pharmaceutical company focused on the development of SX600 (a novel formulation of sustained-release dexamethasone for treatment of sciatica) announced today that biopharma executive Doug Drysdale and physician-scientist Dr. Shaheen Lakhan have joined SpineThera’s board of directors to support the further […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for May 16, 2022

Business Journal Names 2022 Minnesota Manufacturing Award Honorees gBETA Medtech Accelerator Picks its Next Startups Inspire Invests $10M in EnsoData and Seed Funding for Ognomy Report: Minnesota’s Health Care Startups Raised More in Q1 Than All of 2021 Upsher-Smith Laboratories Names Taku Nakaoka as New CEO Medtronic Closes on Deal to Acquire Intersect ENT Takeda […]

Starkey Owner and Chairman, William F. Austin, Receives Career Achievement Award

Eden Prairie, Minnesota (May 10, 2022) – Starkey Owner and Chairman, Bill Austin, has been namedthis year’s Career Achievement honoree in Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal’s fifth annualMinnesota Manufacturing Awards. This award honors industry leaders that drive our region’s economyand grow their businesses through innovation and strategic evolution. This year, Bill Austin was selectedas the one Career […]

Dr. Kevin Nelson Named Chief Clinical Officer of Booming Twin Cities Healthcare Group

Dr. Nelson, a family medicine physician for 30+ years and former President of Fairview Physician Associates (FPA), will oversee value-based care initiatives for Infinite Health Collaborative (i-Health). Minneapolis, MN (May 10, 2022) Infinite Health Collaborative (i-Health), a multispecialty practice with 2,000+ employees, has named Dr. Kevin Nelson its first Chief Clinical Officer (CCO). Dr. Nelson has a storied […]

Québec Government and Medical Alley Association Partner for Second Year of the U.S. Go-to-Market Accelerator

(Medical Alley, MN) — Following a successful first year, the Québec Government Delegation in Chicago, Investissement Québec International, and the Medical Alley Association will work with a cohort of 10 medtech and digital health companies to accelerate their U.S. market development. Québec is a world-renowned innovation center with a fast-growing health-technology cluster. The region is determined […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for May 9, 2022

Québec Government and Medical Alley Association Partner for Second Year of the U.S. Go-to-Market Accelerator Silk Road Medical Announces FDA Approval of Expanded Indications for the ENROUTE® Transcarotid Stent System – Silk Road Medical, Inc. Biomerics Announces Image Guided Intervention (IGI) Division Coloplast Delivers a Solid Q2 with 7% Organic Growth Nortech Systems Launches New […]

Real-world Study of SPRINT 60-day Peripheral Nerve Stimulation (PNS) Corroborates Published Clinical Study Results

CLEVELAND, May 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SPR Therapeutics announced the publication of a study that evaluated the real-world impact of 60-day peripheral nerve stimulation (PNS) in the management of chronic pain. To investigate if this short-term treatment could provide long-term relief in a real-world setting, a cross-sectional survey was conducted of patients who had […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for May 2, 2022

Miromatrix Celebrates Opening of New Facility Microbiologics Acquires Cryologics Kindeva Drug Delivery to Acquire iPharma Labs Inc. Medtronic Names New Chief Scientific, Medical, and Regulatory Officer Inspire Medical Systems, Inc. Announces Investments in EnsoData and Ognomy SpineThera Awarded $5 Million Grant from Department of Defense OneMedNet, An Expert and Leader in Clinical Imaging Innovation and […]

GE Healthcare and Medtronic Announce a Collaboration to Meet Growing Need for Outpatient Care

CHICAGO & DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Providing excellent care inside and outside of the traditional hospital is the new normal for patients, clinicians, and payers seeking more choices without compromising excellent outcomes. Today, GE Healthcare and Medtronic announce a collaboration focused on the unique needs and demand for care at Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASCs) and Office Based Labs […]

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