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preCARDIA Enrolls First Patient in Early Feasibility Study

Company initiates the VENUS-HF study in patients with Acute Decompensated Heart Failure (ADHF) ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — preCARDIA, Inc., a medical device company developing innovative technologies for the treatment of acute decompensated heart failure (ADHF), has enrolled the first patient in the VENUS-HF Early Feasibility Study at Tufts Medical Center in Boston by Dr. Carey Kimmelstiel, Director, […]

Minneapolis Startup Breathes New Life Into Dated Face Mask Design

Clean air is probably something that most Minnesotans take for granted. But not everyone has that luxury. The World Health Organization estimates that 4.2 million people die each year as a result of exposure to outdoor air pollution – more than Malaria and contaminated drinking water. A group of medical entrepreneurs in the Twin Cities hopes to a new provide a […]

Bio-Techne and Cygnus Technologies Announce Partnership for 3G CHO-HCP Assay

MINNEAPOLIS and SOUTHPORT, August 13, 2019/PRNewswire/ — Bio-Techne Corporation and Cygnus Technologies, part of Maravai LifeSciences, announced today a strategic partnership for the quantification of Chinese hamster ovary host cell proteins (CHO-HCP) on the ProteinSimpleTM-branded EllaTM immunoassay platform. Under the terms of the agreement, Bio-Techne and Cygnus are introducing the co-developed third generation CHO-HCP assay […]

Fulcrum Health introduces TruTouch Massage Therapy Network; Extends Call for Patient-Focused Massage Therapists

A new network of qualified massage therapists will advocate for expanding massage therapy coverage for Medicare Advantage members Plymouth, MN (June 27, 2019) — Massage therapy has grown to an $18 billion industry in the United States and is increasingly recognized as an effective alternative to conventional medicine for treating a number of common conditions. […]

Avatar Welcomes a New Account Director and Farewells U.S. Founder

Please join us in welcoming our new Account Director – Mindy Meherg mindym@avatarbrokers.com Mindy has spent the past eleven years in the commercial insurance industry working as a Property & Casualty Commercial Team Leader at small and national retail brokerages.  Mindy comes to Avatar Brokers from Marsh & McLennan Agency, LLC where she was extensively […]

Ōmcare Secures Third Patent for Remote Audiovisual Medication Dispenser

Newly patented technology capabilities support in-home care while seeking to influence medication adherence BURNSVILLE, MINN. (PRWEB) JULY 31, 2019 Ōmcare, LLC announced today that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued Ōmcare’s third patent (U.S. Patent No. 10,347,377) for the company’s web-enabled, audiovisual, medication-dispensing telemedicine system for the home. The Ōmcare Telemed System gives […]

SilkTech Biopharmaceuticals Completes Enrollment of Phase 2B Clinical Trial of SDP-4 for the Treatment of the Signs and Symptoms of Dry Eye Disease

MINNEAPOLIS, MN— August 6, 2019 — SilkTech Biopharmaceuticals, a biotechnology company focused on the development of novel therapies to treat Dry Eye Disease (DED), today announced the completion of their Phase 2B clinical trial enrollment to assess the safety and efficacy of the company’s SDP-4 ophthalmic eye-drop formulation to treat the signs and symptoms of DED. […]

Benovate Leverages Patented Platform Analytics to Aid Health Delivery Systems With Their Quadruple AIM Agendas

Meet Benovate’s new CEO and healthcare veteran Mark Walinske; learn about the unique Benovate 4th Aim Report and Population Research Tool. MINNEAPOLIS, July 23, 2019 (Newswire.com) –In business since 2011, Benovate, Inc. has delivered value for clients spanning wellness, to wellbeing and now into human capacity improvement. Under newly appointed CEO, healthcare veteran Mark Walinske, Benovate understands the […]

PhysIQ Inc. Receives FDA Clearance of Continuous Ambulatory Respiration Rate Algorithm Enabling Artificial Intelligence-based Analytics for Biopharma Companies and Payers

FDA 510(k) cleared Respiration Rate analytic adds to physIQ’s growing portfolio of FDA 510(k) algorithms Clearance allows physIQ to power its higher-level AI analytics with validated vital sign inputs PhysIQ’s cloud-based analytics provide flexibility to biopharma companies and payers looking for consistent output while deploying a variety of devices across different patient populations CHICAGO – PhysIQ, […]

Biomerics Merges with Northeast Laser & Electropolish (NLE), Creates New Metals Division

 Salt Lake City, UT (August 1, 2019) – Biomerics, a leading contract manufacturer for the interventional medical device market, is pleased to announce a merger with Northeast Laser & Electropolish (NLE), a Monroe, CT-based company. NLE provides contract manufacturing, laser processing, machining, and metal finishing services to a wide range of medical device manufacturers. The […]

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