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In The Know: Healthcare News for October 12, 2020

Cleveland Clinic Unveils Top 10 Medical Innovations For 2021 3M survey: Trust in science rises during pandemic Recombinetics Inc. Merges with Makana Therapeutics to Accelerate Xenotransplantation gBETA Medtech Announces Fall 2020 Companies HabitAware receives $1M grant from the National Science Foundation How Medtronic’s new diversity leader wants to make the company even better Meet the […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for October 5, 2020

Revel and NovuHealth Merge to Create Leading Technology Platform Company Focused on Healthcare Member Engagement University of Minnesota develops AI algorithm to analyze chest X-rays for COVID-19 SentiAR Announces FDA 510K Clearance of CommandEP™ System, the First Holographic Cardiac Ablation Guidance System Medtronic to acquire Avenu Medical UnitedHealthcare to Roll Out Medicare Expansion Next Year […]

Francis Medical Adds Urology Company Coloplast to Roster of Investors

Contact:  Michael Kujak, CEO612-910-9790 Shelli Lissick, Bellmont Partners651-276-6922 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Francis Medical Adds Urology Company Coloplast to Roster of Investors The $4 million equity investment will support the company in optimizing its product design and executing a pivotal U.S. study MINNEAPOLIS (Sept. 29, 2020) – Francis Medical, Inc., an early stage company pioneering urological cancer treatments, […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for June 22, 2020

U.S. News and World Report Names Mayo Nation’s Top Hospital Medtronic gets $337 million from Blackstone for diabetes devices Abbott FreeStyle Libre 2 iCGM FDA cleared for use in adults and children At the Edge of Possible Cardiovascular Systems’ offering nabs $143.7m Mayo Clinic, NASA team up to test AI algorithm on colorectal cancer Boston […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for June 15, 2020

Mayo Tops Newsweek’s 2020 Best Hospitals List Nuvaira Announces FDA Breakthrough Designation for AIRFLOW-3 Pivotal Trial Device HistoSonics Announces $40 Million Financing Be The Match® Appoints Amy Ronneberg as Chief Executive Officer Medtronic lands CE Mark for MiniMed 780G insulin pump Our Actions to Confront Racism and Advance Social Justice Listening, understanding, acting Capsule, a […]

Francis Medical Announces First Patient Enrolled in VAPOR 1 IDE Study for Water Vapor Ablation of Prostate Cancer

MINNEAPOLIS (June 9, 2020) – Francis Medical, Inc., a Minneapolis-based, privately held medical device company developing an innovative and proprietary water vapor ablation therapy for the treatment of prostate, kidney, and bladder cancer, announced the enrollment of their first patient in the company’s VAPOR 1 clinical study. VAPOR 1 is an early feasibility study evaluating the safety […]

Francis Medical Moving Forward in the Age of COVID-19

Via Francis Medical “Like most companies, Francis Medical is facing several unique challenges brought on by the coronavirus pandemic. However, unlike many companies facing the prospect of lost revenues, the real enemy of a pre-revenue startup company, like Francis Medical, is lost time. ‘Every day of delay to our timeline could mean one day later […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for Oct. 21, 2019

These are some of the best companies we saw at TCSW How Medtronic could help change healthcare for the better Nothing Basic About Abbott’s Diabetes Deal with Tandem What executives at UHG and Mayo want you to know before you pitch NIH-funded research consortium to target frontotemporal lobar degeneration Medtronic to Buy Israeli Catheter Developer […]

Francis Medical Launches With $18M SERIES A Funding for Promising Cancer Ablation Technology Using Water Vapor

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