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Osprey Receives Supplier Horizon Award from Premier Inc

Key Highlights Osprey Medical has been selected as a Supplier Horizon Award recipient by Premier Inc. Osprey is one of nine suppliers to win the prestigious award, and is the only cardiovascular supplier to receive the award this year Award validates Osprey’s customer service and engagement, value creation and commitment to lower costs Minnesota, United […]

Are you Treating the Symptoms of Dry Eye instead of the Cause? A New Company Aims to Change how You think about Dry Eye

 Artificial tear use is common and widespread; however, this type of treatment only temporarily decreases the symptoms of dry eyes instead of treating the cause. In fact, nearly 90% of dry eye cases are primarily caused by the breakdown of the oil glands in the eye lids. A new Minnesota based company seeks to change […]

Veravas Announces Novel Rapid Antigen Assay for SARS-CoV-2 Detection in Saliva

Saliva-based, high-throughput rapid antigen assay reportedly detects SARS-CoV-2 with similar sensitivity and specificity as PCR in only 10 minutes. CHARLESTON, S.C. (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 24, 2020 – Veravas, Inc. an early-stage biotechnology company, has announced the development of its VeraTest™ SARS-CoV-2 Rapid Antigen Assay, based on their patent-pending VeraPrep™ technology and a proprietary novel antibody fragment with […]

Cerovations Receives 2nd NIH Grant Award for Peritoneal Dialysis Innovation

On September 22, 2020 the NIH’s NIDDKD, (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases), announced the award of an STTR grant to Cerovations to fund development of an innovative medical device to reduce the risk of contamination, and subsequent peritonitis, associated with peritoneal dialysis. The project is titled ‘Contamination resistant interconnection for reducing […]

Reemo Health Receives Provider Approval, Giving More Users Access to Personal Independence Smartwatch

Milestone reinforces company’s mission to develop and deliver approachable technology that remotely supports the health and safety of aging and at-risk seniors in their homes MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Reemo Health, simplifying how consumers and healthcare connect remotely, is now an approved Personal Emergency Response System (PERS) Provider for Home & Community-Based Services (HCBS) Waiver Programs in the […]

MedTrials and Mednet Expand Partnership

New Agreement Accelerates Clinical Development to Bring New Treatments to Market MINNEAPOLIS and DALLAS – September 16, 2020 – Mednet, a provider of eClinical solutions for the global life sciences community and MedTrials, a contract research organization (CRO) providing a wide range of specialized clinical research services, announced they have extended their long-term partnership. Through […]

National Institutes of Health Commissions PhysIQ to Develop COVID-19 Digital Biomarker

Early detection of COVID-19 decompensation in patients is complicated by infrequent and non-specific clinical data A first-in-kind tool that collects and analyzes continuous physiologic data could provide early clinical indicators of COVID-19 decompensation Early detection could offer healthcare providers invaluable insight necessary to intervene earlier and reduce poor patient outcomes CHICAGO, IL – September 16, 2020 – The […]

Imanis Life Sciences to Present IMMUNO-COV, a First-in-Class Neutralizing Antibody Test for COVID-19, at American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy Symposium

High-throughput clinical assay detects, quantifies SARS-CoV-2-neutralizing antibodies  ROCHESTER, Minn., September 14, 2020 – Imanis Life Sciences, LLC announced today upcoming  presentations about the development and validation of IMMUNO-COV™, the first scalable,  quantitative neutralizing antibody test for COVID-19. The company will present a technical  overview of the assay and host a luncheon presentation at the American […]

Diversified Plastics, Inc. (DPI) Manufactures Complex Gyroid Lattice Structure Components for the IQ-ler™ from Thaddeus Medical Systems, Inc.

Successfully manufactured in DPI’s Acceleration Station™, the lattice structure proved impossible to produce with conventional 3D printing and traditional manufacturing methods MINNEAPOLIS—Steve Scully, MD, PhD and founder of Thaddeus Medical Systems, Inc., was nearing the end of a fellowship at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., when he identified an opportunity to improve patient care with […]

Nucleus Network Begins Clinical Trial of COVID-19 Antibody Treatment

Melbourne, Australia, Friday, 11th September. Australia’s largest Phase 1 clinical trials specialist, Nucleus Network, has this week started the first human trials of a potential COVID-19 treatment developed by Singlomics (Beijing DanXu) Biopharmaceuticals and licensed by BeiGene, Ltd. Twenty-four healthy participants, aged 18 to 59 years of age, have been screened to take part this […]

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