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In the Know: Healthcare News for March 7, 2022

Arden Hills’ Intricon Selling for $241 Million to Private-Equity Group RQM+ Appoints Life Science Executive Margaret Keegan as New CEO Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. Appoints Jeffery W. Chambers, M.D., as Chief Medical Officer LEAH Labs Awarded NIH Phase I SBIR Grant Saluda Medical Announces $125M Equity Financing Led by Redmile Group LLC and New Investors Fidelity […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for January 31, 2022

Bone Foam, Inc. Announces Transition to the Seat of Chief Executive Officer Aldevron Acquires Nature Technology Corporation HTEC Group Announces $140M Investment from Brighton Park to Accelerate Global Expansion Learn to Live Announces Financing from Concord Health Partners to Fuel Growth and Meet Unprecedented Demand for Mental Health Services Icario Celebrates Year of Record Growth […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for January 17, 2022

Nutriband and Kindeva Drug Delivery Sign Feasibility Agreement to Develop AVERSA™ Fentanyl, an Abuse Deterrent Fentanyl Patch TÜV SÜD Announces Medical Device Testing Laboratory Expansion, Adding 26 High-Skilled Job Opportunities in New Brighton, MN Baxter, Cardinal Health Join Mayo, Kaiser With $110 Million Stake In ‘Hospital Care At Home’ Venture Medtronic to Acquire Affera Castle […]

Medical Alley Startups Break $3 Billion Mark in Record Setting Year

Medical Alley’s startup community raised over $3 billion in capital in the public and private markets in 2021, cementing the region as one of the top health innovation ecosystems in the world. Past Medical Alley investment leader Bright Health Group went public in April, raising $924 million, one of four public offerings in the year. […]

Ask Me Anything: Medical Alley Starts with Jon Pearce

During the dot-com bubble of the late 90s and early 2000s, Jon Pearce was receiving offers to drop out of college and work full-time for tech companies in Medical Alley and Silicon Valley. He decided to stay in school, but several years later, he took his talents and ideas and channeled them into his own […]

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 Startup Ecosystem Raises nearly $200 million in Q3

2021 has been a record year for Medical Alley’s early-stage companies, and Q3 was no exception. A total of 28 companies raised almost $200 million in the quarter, powered by large raises from GeneMatters, Francis Medical and Flywheel Exchange. M&A was also hot, with at least six different acquisitions, the majority of which were led […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for October 11, 2021

Miromatrix Announces the First Successful Transplant of a Bioengineered Whole Organ in a Large Animal Central Logic Integrates Services in Rebrand to About CoraVie MEDICAL Receives Breakthrough Device Designation from the FDA Bright HealthCare Announces Plan Options in Houston, Dallas, Austin Vous Vitamin Partners with Pops to Help People with Diabetes Control Blood Sugar OneMedNet […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for August 23, 2021

Bright HealthCare Planning Expansion into 42 New Markets Mayo Announces $200 Million Expansion of Proton Cancer Therapy Center Abbott’s Amulet FDA Approval Sets Stage for US Market Fight with Boston Scientific John Wainwright PhD Joins MIVI Neuroscience as Vice President, R&D Unite Us Acquires Analytics Leader Carrot Health to Become the Only Nationwide Solution to […]

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