Histosonics – Medical Alley Association

Sonic Beam Therapy Pioneers HistoSonics Awarded Payment Rate For Novel Histotripsy Procedure in CMS 2022 Final Rule

Medical Alley Association startup member HistoSonics’ novel histotripsy procedure has been awarded procedural payment rate, taking effect on January 1st, 2022 Medical Alley, MN – The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, as part of the 2022 Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) final rule, have set a facility procedure payment rate for histotripsy of the […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for October 25, 2021

HistoSonics Receives FDA “Breakthrough Device Designation” for Novel Sonic Beam Therapy Abilitech Medical Raises $2.9M to Expand Exoskeleton Technology SPR Therapeutics Scores $37M for Pain Relief Tool and Other Digital Health Fundings Washington’s Proliance Surgeons and Minnesota’s Revo Health Strike Blockbuster Partnership Nuwellis Selected as a Recipient of the Governor’s International Trade Award Women in […]

Revolutionary Cancer Therapy Technology Combines U of M Oncology Experts and Plymouth Robotics Start-Up in Medical Alley

MEDICAL ALLEY, MN – Histosonics, a Plymouth-based startup developing a novel robotic platform to offer innovative, non-invasive cancer treatments, is collaborating with the University of Minnesota Medical School as one of a select few study sites in the #HOPE4LIVER trial. The goal of #HOPE4LIVER is to advance already positive clinical data for a new technology […]

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 February 8, 2021

Flywheel Lands $15M in Series B Financing UnitedHealth Names Former Glaxo CEO Witty to Lead Company Minneapolis Biotechnology Firm Bio-Techne Saw Dividends on Growth HistoSonics Announces First Patient Treated in U.S. Clinical Study of Novel Sonic Beam Therapy for Liver Tumors PhysIQ Hires Scripps Research Translational Institute Doctor as Chief Medical Officer Tech Behind Pet […]

Medical Alley Leads the Nation in Transformation of Payment Models

Bright Health, Bind Benefits account for half of venture capital invested nationally. 2020 was a record year for investment in Medical Alley startups. The region raised $1.4 billion, exceeding $1 billion by Q3, on the heels of breaking $1 billion in 2019. Health plan startups Bright Health and Bind Benefits, along with digital device company […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for January 18, 2021

HistoSonics Receives Approval to Begin European #HOPE4LIVER Clinical Study Steris to Acquire Cantel Medical in $4.6B Deal Recombinetics Inc. Announces Neurofibromatosis Type 1 Research Collaboration with AstraZeneca OX2’s New Treatment for Central Nervous System Tumors Enters Phase I Clinical Trials Health, Tech Groups Aim to Create Digital Covid ‘Vaccination Passport’ Respicardia Announces Highmark Coverage for the […]

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 […]

Medical Alley Startups Lead During Uncertain Half

Despite the tumultuous start to the year, early and growth stage companies in Medical Alley raised over $250 million, almost exactly the five-year average for the first half. Medical device companies in Medical Alley raised more than their counterparts anywhere else in the country. As the conversation around aging in place accelerates, Medical Alley is […]

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 […]

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