Phenomix Sciences

In The Know: Healthcare News for March 2, 2020

PhysIQ and U.S. Veteran’s Affairs Publish Breakthrough Study Takeda Takes Aim at Becoming World Leader in Treating Celiac and Other GI Disorders Abilitech aims to arm people with independence Medtronic names its first chief inclusion and diversity officer Cleveland Clinic spinout Cardionomic raises $16 million Abbott touts real-world data around FreeStyle Libre system gBETA Medtech […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for February 3, 2020

Minnesota health care companies raise $1 billion-plus in private funding in 2019 DEED Awards Launch Minnesota Innovation Grants to 20 Minnesota Startups ‘The world is shifting,’ health care CEOs say. So what’s next? Medical Alley Companies lead TCB’s Tech 20 List U of M invention licensing revenue up, spinoffs way up Heart valve invented in […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for October 28, 2019

FDA grants $3m to MDIC for quality improvement, cybersecurity programs State devotes $2.5 million to help startups A Move to Managed Care Will Strengthen UnitedHealth Stock 5 MN companies in top 250 of Forbes ‘World’s Best Employers’ University of Minnesota opens first-ever US clinical trial of engineered iPSC-derived cell therapy for blood cancer Medtronic Unveils […]

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 […]

In the Know: Healthcare News from Medical Alley for Aug. 5, 2019

Mayo Clinic ranked No. 1 hospital nationwide by U.S. News & World Report Mayo Clinic, Boston Scientific teaming up on med-tech accelerator Cantel Medical puts up $775m for dental instrument maker Hu-Friedy From one heart to another: Families of donor, recipient meet at last Meda Announces Finalists for 2nd Million Dollar Challenge for Minority Entrepreneurs […]

In The Know: Healthcare News for July 22, 2019

Meet the University of Minnesota Scientists Trying to Retrain the Brain POPS! Diabetes Care Announces Closing of Oversubscribed Series A Funding Philips acquires Medumo Minnesota startups see healthy investment in first half of 2019 M Health Fairview to open walk-in clinic at Mall of America FDA, Yale, Mayo Clinic Join Forces to Study Cardiac mHealth […]

In The Know: News from Medical Alley for June 24, 2019

UnitedHealth to buy health-payment business Equian for $3.2B, WSJ says Dutch health care giant to move into One Discovery Square Murata Vios, Inc. Announces FDA Clearance for Second Generation Wireless Monitoring Platform Zoll acquires TherOx Colorado’s Ski Towns Could Fix the High Cost of American Health Care FTC puts limit on $4.3 billion clinic deal […]

Up & Running with Dr. Andres Acosta, Founder and Ross Higgins, COO of Phenomix Sciences

Andres J. Acosta, M.D., Ph.D., focuses his research on gastrointestinal physiology to understand the complexity of food intake regulation and obesity. Obesity is a primary cause of type 2 diabetes, fatty liver disease, cardiovascular disease and cancer. Dr. Acosta’s laboratory utilizes a combination of genetics, physiology, pharmacology, proteomics, metabolomics, and gastrointestinal and brain imaging to […]

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