In the Know: Medical Alley News, January 28, 2019

Techstars New Health Care Partner: Announcing UnitedHealthcare Accelerator Powered by Techstars Six MAA Members Named to Fortune’s List of Most Admired Companies Medtronic to Acquire EPIX Therapeutics, Expanding Its Cardiac Ablation Portfolio Ferring, Rebiotix and Karolinska Institutet extend collaboration to research next generation of microbiome treatments Boston Scientific launches primary cell and deep brain stimulation […]

October 11, 2018: In The Know

HabitAware, maker of bracelet that minds annoying habits, wins the Minnesota Cup University of Minnesota Medical School Researchers Have Discovered How to Slow Aging Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota and Fairview Health Services Announce “Strive” Product Portfolio for 2019 Teleflex Acquires Essential Medical Mayo complex is early test of Rochester’s big plans How […]

October 4, 2018: In The Know

Myant announces textile computing collaboration with Mayo Clinic gBETA Medtech Accelerator – Filling a Critical Gap for Start-Ups Finalists Selected for Minnesota High Tech Association’s 2018 Tekne Awards SPR Therapeutics Awarded $10M From U.S. Department of Defense New Device Makes Early Lung Cancer Detection Possible Q&A: Andy Slavitt and Mark Addicks  Abbott’s next-gen FreeStyle Libre […]

September 14, 2018: In The Know

Boston Scientific Announces Agreement To Acquire Augmenix, Inc.   4C Medical raises $17m Series A for mitral repair device Contract med-tech manufacturer Minnetronix to launch own device   FDA launches pilot payer program to help mitigate coverage woes for medtech startups   CHF Solutions buys Vasamed’s AcQtrac   Aurora receives council approval for expansion project […]

July 26, 2018: In The Know

This Man Rewrites the Genetic Code of Animals Gener8tor Announced the Newest Startups in its gBETA Medtech Accelerator U of M Seeks to License New Algorithm Predicting Mortality Risks for Seriously Ill Patients Hitch Health and Lyft Demonstrate Significant Reduction in Missed Medical Appointments Boston Scientific Announces Results For Second Quarter 2018 3M delivers strong […]

May 17, 2018: In The Know

Ecolab Ranks Eighth on 2018 Best Corporate Citizens List Why Medtronic’s CEO Wants to Bring Values-Based Healthcare to Everyone Boston Scientific’s drug-coated balloon succeeds in femoropopliteal segment at one year U of M Honored as One the World’s Best at Spinning Off Companies from Research Coloplast Announces the Launch of Biatain® Silicone with 3DFit Technology™ […]

March 29, 2018: In the Know

Allina Health Partners With Zipnosis To Expand And Update Online Care Offering   Abbott Initiates Trial to Evaluate Improved Survival And Outcomes with the CardioMEMS Monitor   Gener8tor launches med-tech accelerator in Minneapolis with big-name partners   New Implant Device A Breakthrough In Sleep Apnea Treatment   Smiths Medical announces US Launch of the DeltaVen® Closed […]

January 26, 2018: In the Know

Imricor Announces Completion of Enrollment for Clinical Study to Evaluate Vision-MR Ablation Catheter for Real-Time MR-Guided Ablations NeoChord Announces a Research Collaboration with the Skirball Center for Innovation at the Cardiovascular Research Foundation Cardiovascular Systems Expands Product Portfolio to Further Support Peripheral and Coronary Interventions Binding Site Now Offers Bordetella pertussis Antigens for IVD Manufacturing […]

May 18, 2017: In the Know

Be the Match Subsidiary Emerges as a Biotech Venture Player Fitbit Data Ranks Duluth as the Fittest City in America (Rochester 8th and Minneapolis 20th) Fairview’s Merger with HealthEast a Done Deal New Balance Technology Helps Diabetic Man Walk Again Weber Shandwick is Most Awarded Agency at Minnesota PRSA Classics Lab Test Could Change Immunology […]

May 4, 2017: In the Know

Ambient Clinical Analytics Announces the Close of a $5.4M Series A Funding Round Prevent Biometrics Completes $6.0 Million Series B Financing Recombinetics Raises $7M, Hints at Bigger Funding Efforts Ahead Jump Technologies to Ramp Up Hiring After Landing $3.5M Anser Innovation is Raising $3M To Develop a New Product Line Boston Scientific Posts Double-Digit Sales […]

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