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Medical Alley Leads the Nation in Transformation of Payment Models

Bright Health, Bind Benefits account for half of venture capital invested nationally. 2020 was a record year for investment in Medical Alley startups. The region raised $1.4 billion, exceeding $1 billion by Q3, on the heels of breaking $1 billion in 2019. Health plan startups Bright Health and Bind Benefits, along with digital device company […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for May 20, 2019

Abbott Partners With NIH On BRAIN Initiative to Advance Research for Neurological Disorders Generic drugmaker Upsher-Smith plans Maple Grove expansion CVRx data show its device can benefit heart-failure patients 76% of Patients Positively Impacted Within 12 weeks in new MIRODERM Clinical Study Bright Health to expand into 5 new states next year VentureMed Group Grows […]

September 6, 2018: In The Know

NeoChord Announces Successful Completion of First Beating Heart Repair Procedures in China Mayo Clinic researchers identify a potential new approach to treat HER2 positive breast cancer Abbott wins Aetna nod for Proclaim neurostim in chronic pain Researchers 3D print prototype for ‘bionic eye’ Med-tech company raises $10.3 million for obesity device  Cantel Medical to consolidate […]

Medical Alley Companies Raise $234 Million in First Half of 2018

Medical Alley companies had a strong start to 2018, buoyed by new investments in biotech. 45 companies raised $234 million in the first half of the year. In addition to positive investment flow, exits continued at a strong pace with multiple acquisitions and one initial public offering (IPO). These exits will recycle capital into the […]

November 2, 2017: In the Know

Bracco Group’s Acist Medical Systems wins FDA nod for RXi Mini FFR Medtronic launches trial for mitral valve aimed at market worth billions Bright Health to Broaden Coverage in Alabama Startup raises $11M to turn silkworm cocoons into eye drops Mortsenson begins Rochester’s Discovery Square project Biothera Pharmaceuticals Presents Preclinical Data Showing Imprime PGG Activates […]

February 16, 2017: In the Know

Target Launches New Mini-Accelerator for Health-Related Start-ups Abbott Announces U.S. Approval for its Assurity MRI Pacemaker, The World’s Smallest, Longest-Lasting Wireless MRI-Compatible Pacemaker Collagen Solutions Raising up to £12M to Fund Commercial Transformation Vital to Demonstrate New Image Sharing Strategy AdhereTech and IPS Recognized by the Prestigious International GOOD DESIGN Award for the Design of […]

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