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In the Know: Healthcare News for August 15, 2022

Lifecore Biomedical Will Again be a Minnesota Public Company Bio-Techne Starts Seeking New CEO to Replace Charles Kummeth When He Retires UnitedHealthcare Expands Ownership Stake and Rebrands Bind Benefits Miromatrix Appoints Jack Lake, M.D., as Medical Director Be The Match BioTherapies® Now Offers A Central Point of Access To Fully-Characterized Cord Blood Units for Commercial and Clinical […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for July 18, 2022

Engage Venture Partners Launches as New Medtech Venture Capital Firm, Announces Initial Investment Biomerics Launches Interventional Medical Plastics Division with Acquisition of Dependable Plastics OneOme Announces James Kelley, MD, PhD as Chief Medical Officer Minnesota Firm Stimdia Raises $16.1 Million to Help Wean Patients off Ventilators Medtronic Invests in Cathworks with Potential for $585 Million […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for July 11, 2022

Inspire Medical Systems, Inc. Announces FDA Approval of Expanded, Full-Body MRI Compatibility with Inspire Therapy The Top 50 Women Leaders of Minnesota for 2022 Mayo, Allina, North Memorial Rank High on ‘Top 100 Hospitals’ List Vascudyne Receives BioBusiness Award from Regenerative Medicine Minnesota for Treatment of Nerve Injury Neovasc Announces Direct Sales Operations in United […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for June 27, 2022

Minneapolis/St. Paul Rising as Top Startup Ecosystem U.S. Department of Defense Awards $5.1 Million to Humanetics Corporation for Continued Development of Radiation Countermeasure Envoy Medical, Mayo Clinic Starting Feasibility Study for Ear Implant BlueAllele® Corporation Continues to Advance Therapeutic Approaches Using Novel Gene Correction Technologies and Secures Third Patent from the USPTO Children’s Minnesota, PrairieCare […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for April 25, 2022

Mayo Clinic Investing $49 Million to Expand Lab Operation in Rochester Why Are There So Many Australian Med-Tech Companies in Minnesota? GrandPad Expands Language Capabilities to Nearly 40 Languages for Senior-Friendly Tablet and Free Companion App Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Announces Four Executive Appointments An Interview With New Allina Health Aetna CEO […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for April 11, 2022

Med-Tech Startup 4C Medical Raises $35M, Names New CEO Mitesco Inc. (MITI) Reports 2021 Year-End Financial Results BCN to Launch Precision Medicine Program Abbott Receives FDA Approval for Aveir™ VR Leadless Pacemaker System to Treat Patients with Slow Heart Rhythms U.S. FDA Grants Priority Review to Genentech’s Actemra for the Treatment of COVID-19 in Hospitalized […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for February 7, 2022

Sonex Health Secures $20M Financing Deal Delve Health and Global Kinetics Announce Collaboration to Simplify Remote Data Capture for Parkinson’s Research TT Electronics and Radwave Announce Extension of Partnership and Exclusive Manufacturing Agreement Rion Aesthetics Wins Octane LaunchPad SBDC Judges Award at Aesthetics Tech Summit Medtronic Performs First Procedure with Hugo Surgical Robot in Europe […]

Top Webinars of 2021

Like many organizations in 2021, the Medical Alley Association (MAA) had to pivot to virtual events due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Although this change brought its own challenges, it also created opportunities. These digital events allowed MAA to gather some of the most influential leaders from across the industry to discuss healthcare’s most important topics. […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for December 13, 2021

Bright Health Raising $750 million, Including Cigna investment Med-tech Design Firm Worrell Acquired by Raleigh-Based Veranex Clearlake Capital-backed Provation to be acquired by Fortive CardioMech Performs First In-Person Procedure with Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair Tech Hennepin Healthcare Hosts ‘Black Men With Stethoscopes Youth Summit’ Itiliti Health Raises $2 million to Streamline Rudimentary Prior Authorization Process […]

Medical Alley’s Top Podcasts of 2021

The Medical Alley Podcast, presented by MentorMate and Genentech, brings listeners into insightful conversations with some of healthcare’s most influential and inspiring leaders. Throughout the over 50 episodes of 2021, our guests shared their experiences leading the organizations that make Medical Alley the Global Epicenter of Health Innovation and Care. To help you relive the […]

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