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Abbott Launches Molecular Point-of-Care Test to Detect Novel Coronavirus in as Little as Five Minutes

Via Abbott – The Abbott ID NOW™ COVID-19 test brings rapid testing to the front lines- Test to run on Abbott’s point-of-care ID NOW platform – a portable instrument that can be deployed where testing is needed most- ID NOW has the largest molecular point-of-care installed base in the U.S. and is available in a […]

Abbott Receives FDA Emergency Use Authorization and Launches Test to Detect Novel Coronavirus

via Abbott The test will be used on the company’s m2000 RealTime system that is currently available in hospitals and molecular laboratories in the U.S. Abbott shipping 150,000 laboratory tests immediately; tests already sent to hospital and academic medical center labs in 18 states including Illinois, California, New York, Massachusetts and Washington Company scaling up […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for March 9, 2020

COVID-19: How Mayo Clinic is preparing to respond to a potential pandemic Vice President Mike Pence visits 3M on coronavirus tour Takeda Pharma says it is developing coronavirus drug Coronavirus – How Health Plans Can Help Their Members Stay Safe from COVID-19 Right Now CE Mark for Abbott’s FlexNav Delivery System for TAVI Valve Sanofi […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for March 2, 2020

PhysIQ and U.S. Veteran’s Affairs Publish Breakthrough Study Takeda Takes Aim at Becoming World Leader in Treating Celiac and Other GI Disorders Abilitech aims to arm people with independence Medtronic names its first chief inclusion and diversity officer Cleveland Clinic spinout Cardionomic raises $16 million Abbott touts real-world data around FreeStyle Libre system gBETA Medtech […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for 24 February 2020

St. Paul firm developing hypertension therapy raises $31 million Abbott wins CE Mark for ICD device Mayo Clinic expands access to clinical insights and digital content Halma expands capabilities in oxygen analysis and delivery products with acquisition of Maxtec, LLC PhysIQ raises $6m for its AI for wearable insights RIS Approves $150,000 in Research Grants […]

Medical Alley Association Advocacy Newsletter

Medical Alley is the global epicenter of health innovation and care, where healthcare leaders call home. In Medical Alley, you will find the world’s leading health technology innovation cluster, the highest ranked hospital, and the globally recognized Destination Medical Center. Medical Alley is also home to more than 1,000 healthcare companies, employing more than 500,000 […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for February 10, 2020

Aria CV Receives FDA Breakthrough Designation for Its Medical Device for Treating Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Abbott’s In-Development Fully Implantable Heart Pump System Earns FDA’S Breakthrough Device Designation Mayo Clinic again receives top honors for high-quality patient care Nuvaira Announces Chief Financial Officer and Pivotal Study Milestone Rebiotix, a Ferring Company, Completes Enrollment for First-Ever, Pivotal […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for February 3, 2020

Minnesota health care companies raise $1 billion-plus in private funding in 2019 DEED Awards Launch Minnesota Innovation Grants to 20 Minnesota Startups ‘The world is shifting,’ health care CEOs say. So what’s next? Medical Alley Companies lead TCB’s Tech 20 List U of M invention licensing revenue up, spinoffs way up Heart valve invented in […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for Jan. 27, 2019

Manny Villafaña raising $10 million for Medical 21 BREAKING: Medtronic wins FDA approval for Micra AV Three Industry Leaders Form New Venture to Create Scalable Manufacturing Platforms for Cell and Gene Therapies Major Texas health system will use CHF Solutions’ Aquadex FlexFlow system Starkey’s Livio Hearing Aid Has New AI Capabilities Spotlight: Flywheel leaves science […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for Jan. 20, 2020

Medtronic wins 2020 Catalyst Award FDA-approved clinical trial to study expanded use of Abbott’s MitraClip Smiths Medical launches Portex tracheostomy tubes and kits Mayo Clinic launches its first Platform initiative Cerebral Therapeutics Completes $35 Million Series B Financing Tactile Medical CEO announces retirement in 2020 Medtronic receives CE Mark for neurostimulators for urology treatment Flannel […]

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