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In the Know: Healthcare News for August 1, 2022

3M Announces Plans to Create Long Term Value Through Spin-Off of Health Care Business Neovasc Announces FDA Approval of Planned COSIRA II Sub-studies and Single Arm Registry to Allow Inclusion of Additional Specified Patient Populations Artificial Intelligence Startups from Around the World Partner with Mayo Clinic SynerFuse™ Announces Fifth Patient Implanted in Integrated Spinal Fusion […]

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 May 16, 2022

Business Journal Names 2022 Minnesota Manufacturing Award Honorees gBETA Medtech Accelerator Picks its Next Startups Inspire Invests $10M in EnsoData and Seed Funding for Ognomy Report: Minnesota’s Health Care Startups Raised More in Q1 Than All of 2021 Upsher-Smith Laboratories Names Taku Nakaoka as New CEO Medtronic Closes on Deal to Acquire Intersect ENT Takeda […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for May 2, 2022

Miromatrix Celebrates Opening of New Facility Microbiologics Acquires Cryologics Kindeva Drug Delivery to Acquire iPharma Labs Inc. Medtronic Names New Chief Scientific, Medical, and Regulatory Officer Inspire Medical Systems, Inc. Announces Investments in EnsoData and Ognomy SpineThera Awarded $5 Million Grant from Department of Defense OneMedNet, An Expert and Leader in Clinical Imaging Innovation and […]

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. […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for November 15, 2021

CVRx Goes from Brink of Collapse to IPO Coloplast Announces Agreement to Acquire Atos Medical Oculogica Builds Minneapolis-based Marketing Team in Commercialization Push NAMSA Expands Minneapolis Preclinical Laboratory to Meet Industry Demand for Medtech Research and Development Solutions  AtriCure Posts Street-beating Q3 Results, Maintains Full-year Outlook 3M Works to Expand Dental Care Access in Minnesota […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for August 9, 2021

Ecolab Unveils Advanced Design Center to Expand on Surgical Innovation Proposed Sale of Smiths Medical NAMSA Acquires Leading Clinical Research Organization Clinlogix to Enhance Therapeutic Expertise and Global Footprint Medtronic Buying Maker of Device that Helps Chronic Sinus Problems for $936M Best Buy to Invest up to $10 Million with Brown Venture Group Former MinuteClinic […]

Over $1 Billion in IPOs Powers Record Quarter in Medical Alley

Decades-long records toppled in the second quarter of 2021 as four Medical Alley healthcare companies listed on major exchanges. Agiliti, Bright Health, CVRx, and Miromatrix raised a combined $1.46B from their listings, with Bright’s $924M offering leading the pack. Beyond the public listings, the quarter saw an impressive number of mergers and acquisitions as well […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for July 19, 2021

Peter Arduini Named CEO of GE Healthcare Medtech Veteran Martha Shadan Joins CVRx Board of Directors Vyant Bio Announces Issuance of Key Patent for High-Throughput Optical Assay of Human Mixed Cell Population Spheroids Provation and the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care Strive to Improve Colonoscopy Documentation with New Requirements and Technology […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for July 5

CVRx, Inc. Announces Upsized Pricing of Initial Public Offering Bio-Techne Announces Opening of New Ireland Facility Boston Scientific Acquires Remainder of Cardiac Device Maker for $295M New Medtronic CEO Maps Out Strategy to Accelerate Innovation Bakken Medical Devices Center Now Part of the Institute for Engineering in Medicine Allina Health Partners with the WGH Group, […]

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