Medical Alley Association

Diversified Plastics, Inc. Welcomes Robert Kieval to Board of Directors

MINNEAPOLIS—Diversified Plastics, Inc. (DPI), a custom plastic-injection molder and digital manufacturer of high-precision thermoplastic components, has appointed Robert Kieval to its board of directors. Kieval has extensive experience as a chief executive officer and c-level leader in the health care industry with a track record of success in innovation, finance and commercialization of advanced medical technology. He […]

New white paper explores how previously unmakeable parts can now be designed and manufactured

MINNEAPOLIS—Diversified Plastics, Inc. (DPI), custom plastic-injection molder and additive manufacturer of high-precision components, has released a new white paper titled Design and Manufacture the Impossible. This white paper details how Carbon® Digital Light Synthesis™ (DLS™) technology allows engineers and manufacturers to explore what has been previously impossible to produce using conventional manufacturing. Some of the design possibilities discussed include […]

Medical Alley Association Applauds Congressional Support of Healthcare Innovation

For Immediate Release: Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019 Media Contact: Dan Wadedwade@medicalalley.org (952) 746-3812 Medical Alley Association Applauds Congressional Support of Healthcare Innovation Medical Alley, MN — The medical device excise tax, which studies have shown chills innovation, reduces employment, slows hiring plans, and freezes capital investments has been fully repealed by Congress just days before […]

Regeneron and Vyriad Announce Strategic Agreement for Discovery and Development of New Oncolytic Virus Treatments for Cancer

Phase 2 trial will evaluate combination of PD-1 inhibitor Libtayo® (cemiplimab-rwlc) and oncolytic virus Voyager-V1; preclinical research collaboration will explore new oncolytic virus treatments Vyriad to receive upfront payment and equity investment from Regeneron TARRYTOWN, N.Y., and ROCHESTER, Minn. (November 6, 2019) — Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN) and Vyriad, Inc. today announced a research collaboration and option […]

Denny Royal Joins MentorMate as VP of Design

Minneapolis, MN, 10.29.2019 — Custom software firm MentorMate has named Denny Royal as Vice President of Design. The new addition to the company’s executive leadership team serves as a further expansion of the design services it offers to clients. “As MentorMate continues to grow, it’s important for us to continue broadening our services for our […]

Aldevron, Nature Technology Corporation Team Up to Offer Nanoplasmids™ for Gene Therapy Manufacturing

FARGO, N.D. (October 22, 2019) – Aldevron has announced the immediate availability of Nanoplasmids™ and antibiotic-free RNA-OUT technology for use in gene therapy manufacturing.  Through a license agreement with Nature Technology Corporation (NTC), Aldevron can now provide its clients the option of using NTC’s plasmid technology to provide a more efficient system for manufacturing viral […]

RxFunction Announces walk2Wellness Study Expansion with Hebrew SeniorLife

Hebrew SeniorLife, a Harvard Medical School Affiliate, is Fourth Study Site  Eden Prairie, MN – (October 23, 2019) – RxFunction, the medical device company that created Walkasins®, is announcing expansion of its walk2Wellness study to include researchers at Hebrew SeniorLife, with enrollment of its first participant completed earlier this month.  The Hinda and Arthur Marcus […]

The Bakken Museum to Unveil Renovation Plans at Bakken to the Future Event

The November 16 Bakken to the Future event will Showcase the Best of the Bakken Programs plus 2020 3D Renovation Renderings MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – On Saturday, November 16, 2019, The Bakken Museum will host Bakken to the Future, an event showcasing the best of the museum’s exhibits, education programs, and collections. Attendees will be among […]

Move to Value-Based Care Accelerates in Medical Alley Thanks to Proposed Changes to Federal Rules

Standing in Mayo Clinic’s downtown Minneapolis facility, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator Seema Verma, Deputy Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services Eric D. Hargan, and Director of White House Domestic Policy Council Joe Grogan announced proposed rule changes to the Medicare physician self-referral law (commonly known as Stark Law) and the federal […]

Medicare Issues Final Local Coverage Decision for Bio-Techne’s ExoDx Prostte (IntelliScore) Test

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 10, 2019/PRNewswire/ – Bio-Techne Corporation (NASDAQ:TECH) today announced that the Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) National Government Services, Inc. issued a final Local Coverage Decision (LCD) covering the ExoDx Prostate(IntelliScore) – EPI – test for men who are being considered for an initial prostate biopsy. The decision is effective for tests administered on or […]

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