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MAA Congratulates Jodi Hubler on Her Appointment to Launch Minnesota Advisory Board

Medical Alley Association is excited to recognize MAA Board Member Jodi Hubler, who has been appointed to the new Launch Minnesota Advisory Board. Hubler joined the MAA Board of Directors in 2018 and is the Managing Director of Lemhi Ventures. “Congratulations to Jodi Hubler on being selected for this unique opportunity,” said Shaye Mandle, President […]

Jeannine Rivet Named to Anser Innovation Board of Directors in Preparation for Ōmcare Launch

Rivet brings extensive health care expertise to support Ōmcare’s mission to extend the reach of caregivers and enable care from anywhere BURNSVILLE, MN (SEPTEMBER 19, 2019) – Anser Innovation and Ōmcare announced today that Jeannine Rivet has joined its Board of Directors. Rivet is a recognized leader in health care, serving top executive roles at […]

Reprise Biomedical Raises $12.5 Million and Completes Spin-Off From Miromatrix Medical

New Minnesota-based medical device company focuses on biological medical devices manufactured using perfusion decellularization technology. Minneapolis, Minn. (July 1, 2019) – Reprise Biomedical, Inc., a Minnesota-based startup focused on commercializing biological medical devices manufactured using a proprietary perfusion decellularization technology, has successfully completed a $12.5 million private placement and commenced operations as a spin-off from […]

As Mobile Health Tech Rises in Popularity So Do the Privacy and Security Risks

By Paul H. Luehr and Doriann H. Cain Electronic medical devices have long been a part of healthcare. From x-ray machines to infusion pumps, these devices have helped push major advancements in clinical care. But increasingly, we see healthcare technology moving out of controlled clinical settings. From Bluetooth-enabled blood pressure cuffs to fitness bands and […]

For The Record with Lonny Stormo, CEO, POPS! Diabetes Care

What does POPS! Do? The POPS!® one System is a virtual diabetes management platform. The system combines the power of the user’s phone with an app and an integrated glucose monitor. People who use the system can manage their condition through their phone using a simple experience, leading to improved outcomes.   You’re making a true connected device that bridges digital health and medical device. Has […]

Medical Alley Association Statement on Governor Walz’s Budget Proposal

Minneapolis, MN –Medical Alley Association greatly appreciates Governor Walz and Lt. Governor Flanagan’s budget proposals that recognize and help address challenges facing the health innovation and care community, including the creation of the Minnesota Innovation Collaborative and the restoration of the Angel Investment Tax Credit. The revitalization of this tax credit is a big step […]

Minnesota Leads the Midwest in Exit Productivity

Having a good exit strategy is not just important for families preparing for home emergencies. Any seasoned entrepreneur will tell you the goal of a good exit strategy is to identify those pathways that will give their company the best chance at success. Taking a company public, strategic mergers, and being acquired are all options, […]

Exploring The Ecosystem: How Medical Alley Connects

THERE IS NO BETTER PLACE TO BE A HEALTHCARE INNOVATOR THAN MEDICAL ALLEY. The region is designated as the #1 health technology cluster in the world due to its concentration of leading healthcare inventors, playing home to world-class health technology leaders (Medtronic, Boston Scientific, and 3M to name a few) and a supporting infrastructure that […]

Letter to Editor: Session’s Biggest Compromise?

Talent, education and quality of life have historically been Minnesota’s competitive advantage. Today, they are not enough. We must compete holistically. For years, robust financial incentives in other states have overshadowed our talent and quality. In 2014, the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development was given resources that at least gave the state a […]

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