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Ecolab Receives First EPA Approval for Biofilm Disinfection in Drains

ST. PAUL, Minn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Ecolab Inc., the global leader in water, hygiene and infection prevention solutions and services, is the first to receive EPA product approval for disinfection of biofilmsi in wastewater drains for its Virasept™ product – an important part of a comprehensive environmental hygiene program designed to help effectively combat bacterial growth in hospitals. […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for November 2, 2020

Abbott Wins Prestigious Prix Galien USA Award for First-of-its-Kind MitraClip™ Device GE Healthcare Joins The Medical Alley Association Ecolab CEO Doug Baker retiring; Christophe Beck tapped for top job Medtronic Expands ENT Portfolio with FDA Clearance of NIM Vital™ Next Generation Intraoperative Nerve Monitoring System and Acquisition of Ai Biomed Corp. 3M is making more […]

IMPACT: Medical Alley and the COVID-19 Pandemic

Published October 15, 2020 Life, as we have known it, has changed. We celebrate the healthcare and public safety professionals, and the essential workers who continue to go to work every day to help others. We celebrate the acts of kindness and empathy; the countless recoveries and families reunited.  We continue to be in this […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for Sept. 14, 2020

Medtronic TTVR system wins breakthrough device designation Minnetronix Medical Gets FDA Clearance on Innovative Neurosurgical Access Platform FDA clears DiaSorin test that differentiates between COVID, flu Boston Scientific launches Vercise Genus DBS system in Europe Abilitech named Minne Inno’s ‘Women-led Startup of the Year’ Regulatory and Quality Solutions LLC (R&Q) Acquires Maetrics to Form the […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for August 24, 2020

Cancer Genetics and StemoniX Sign Definitive Agreement to Merge University of Minnesota heads federal COVID-19 antibody trial Pelvital Announces FDA Clearance of Flyte™, In-Home Pelvic Floor Muscle Treatment for Stress Urinary Incontinence Expanding the Number of Lungs for Transplant as COVID-19 Increases Demand: One-Minute Interview with Mayo Clinic’s Dr. Jorge M. Mallea Forward Industries Acquires […]

In the Know: Healthcare News from Medical Alley for July 6, 2020

Envoy Medical Receives FDA Breakthrough Device Designation for its Fully Implanted Acclaim® Cochlear Implant Study design for CVRx device can serve as heart failure model: JACC editorial Philips ranked as world’s most innovative medtech company in Boston Consulting Group’s Annual Report Takeda Receives U.S. FDA Approval to Manufacture ENTYVIO® (vedolizumab) Drug Substance at Manufacturing Facility […]

Return to Work Resources

Last updated October 27, 2020 July 22 Update: Minnesota Emergency Executive Order 20-81 dictates that, starting on July 25, all Minnesotans over the age of five are required to wear face coverings that cover the nose and mouth completely in indoor spaces and businesses, and anywhere social distancing is not possible for workers working outside. […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for May 4, 2020

The Amplatzer Piccolo Occluder is a winner of Fast Company’s 2020 World Changing Ideas Awards Health Care Industry Veteran Jodi Hubler Named President of Bind Bright Health Names Mike Mikan as CEO COVID-19 Proves Telemedicine Is the Future of Health Care M Health Fairview rolls out curbside care Prospero Health Partners With GrandPad to Improve […]

Minnesota Gets Supply Chain, Warehouse Expertise from Target, Ecolab, Other Corporations

Via Star Tribune “Maplewood-based 3M’s team is helping ferret out fraudulent suppliers or products. Target helped the state develop a web-based tool that can help businesses track the health of their workforce.” “And Bloomington-based filtration giant Donaldson Co. and St. Paul-based Ecolab are helping with supply chain expertise.” “‘We view our best opportunity to help […]

Ecolab supports cleanroom environments for the University of Oxford’s Clinical BioManufacturing Facility COVID-19 vaccine development and manufacture

More than three billion people are currently experiencing some form of restriction on their movement or are in lockdown to try to slow the spread of COVID-19.  A global race is underway to develop a vaccine or drug treatment to halt the pandemic.  The Jenner Institute, University of Oxford, has announced significant progress in developing and […]

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