In The Know — Healthcare News for May 3, 2019

3M buying Acelity in deal worth $6.7B Medtronic wins FDA approval for CareLink SmartSync CRM device manager Biotech firm Miromatrix Receives KidneyX Redesign Dialysis Phase I award NIH taps StemoniX’s organ-on-a-chip for opioid, addiction research Report: Takeda adopts value-based pricing for Crohn’s stem cell therapy in Europe Med-tech firm NeoChord adds $7M to earlier $25M […]

For The Record with David Kaysen

David has more than 35 years of experience leading and managing both domestic and international emerging growth companies. He has achieved consistent and solid results with bio-pharmaceutical, medical device, and clinical software/IT companies. He is also experienced in the FDA approval process, as well as leading products to revenue growth. Kaysen currently serves in board […]

In The Know: Minnesota’s Healthcare News for November 29, 2018

Boston Scientific Announces Recommended Offer to Acquire BTG plc.   HHS Deputy Secretary Hargan Announces DSIIS Participants and First Meeting Date   Medtronic to Acquire Nutrino Health   Biotech company DiaMedica sets IPO terms to rake in up to $20M   Confirm Rx: PopSci’s ‘Best of 2018’   Bracelets That Help Kick Bad Habits ANI […]

Top Healthcare News For November 1, 2018: In The Know

Q&A with Aneela Idnani Kumar, who turned a bad habit into a Minnesota Cup-winning idea Startups Help Medical Discoveries Reach Patients, Clinics Heraeus acquires Evergreen Medical, PhysioTest Mayo Clinic, Eko pair up on machine learning tech to screen for heart diseases Switchback Medical acquires small Minnesota manufacturer The University of Minnesota’s craziest, most interesting innovations […]

September 20, 2018: In The Know

Medibio Clinical Study Shows Over 20% Improvement to Current Diagnostic Standard Mental-health startup Learn to Live raises $4.5M more to expand Bright Health Announces Arizona Product Expansion with Addition of Individual Health Plans in Maricopa and Pima Counties in 2019 How Mayo Clinic tower expansion evolved Research center opens at UMN, simplifying research development Cellanyx […]

September 6, 2018: In The Know

NeoChord Announces Successful Completion of First Beating Heart Repair Procedures in China Mayo Clinic researchers identify a potential new approach to treat HER2 positive breast cancer Abbott wins Aetna nod for Proclaim neurostim in chronic pain Researchers 3D print prototype for ‘bionic eye’ Med-tech company raises $10.3 million for obesity device  Cantel Medical to consolidate […]

Event Recap: New Models In Addressing Mental Health

Medical Alley has long been recognized as a place where innovation happens. The life-changing work that is done here often happens because people with diverse backgrounds and ideas join together to solve critical problems, and the results are life-improving, deeply meaningful discoveries and advances. To show the amazing work happening in Medical Alley and to, […]

July 19, 2018: In The Know

Implantable Organ Developer Miromatrix Medical Raises $15.7M Minnesota health tech company accepted to world’s largest tech incubator, Station F in Paris Relievant Announces First Commercial Intracept Procedures   Abbott Receives FDA Approval for Next-Generation MitraClip® Device To Treat People With Leaky Heart Valves Inspire Medical CEO on going public, ramping up growth and ringing the […]

June 21, 2018: In The Know

Medtronic wins FDA nod for new lengths of drug-coated balloon Five Legal Issues for all Healthcare Entrepreneurs  Hennepin Healthcare Clinic & Specialty Center installs United States’ first pass-through endoscope reprocessor to enhance patient safety      Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota and Mayo Clinic Announce New Five-Year Relationship   Medibio developing apps to […]

June 14, 2018: In The Know

3M sticks it to non-sticky medical tape LogicStream Health Receives 2018 MedTech Breakthrough Award for Clinical Efficiency Innovation     Medtech companies need to expand their philosophy: Here’s why VivaQuant Technology Shows Promise for Improving Drug Safety Assessment Accuracy Medtronic wins FDA nod for DBS clinician programmer Medibio Broadens Opportunities with Compatibility to Fitbit Wearable […]

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