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Pursuit Vascular

At The Table: September 11, 2019

Medical Alley Association Highlights Innovation Aimed at Improving Kidney Health When President Trump signed an executive order on July 10 aimed at improving the lives of the millions of Americans with kidney disease, it shed light on one of the most pervasive, yet least publicized health issues facing Americans today. 37 million people — 1 […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for September 9, 2019

Abbott Launches World’s First Pivotal Trial To Test New Approach For Repairing Leaky Tricuspid Heart Valves Pursuit Vasculars ClearGuard HD Caps Recommended for Preventing Bloodstream Infection New med-tech investment firm launches $225 million fund Bright Health hires ex-UnitedHealth exec as president U of M will buy Shriners hospital campus on Minneapolis riverfront Rochester biotech startup […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for August 19, 2019

Fairview acquires Wisconsin-based Vibrant Health AtriCure offers $300m for SentreHeart Bio-Techne: $50m reagent plant support cell & genes Mayo Clinic invests in breast cancer imaging AI We’re Starting to Harness the Microbiome to Treat Disease Despite a Cold M&A Market in Minnesota, Deal Activity in Healthcare Remains Hot UK regulators OK Boston Scientific’s $4B BTG […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for June 10, 2019

Smiths Medical Appoints New CEO Medical device makers in Minnesota, U.S. brace for tariff fallout Mayo Clinic plans research building with $32 million gift Bio-Techne To Acquire B-MoGen Biotechnologies Inc. CVRx Adds $18m to Funding Round Upsizing Upsher-Smith Labs Medtronic wins $150m radiology, imaging equipment DoD supply contract Medical-data firm Flywheel nabs another $2.5 million […]

In the Know: April 8, 2019

Mayo Clinic finds 3 factors in care plan extend life for advanced pancreatic cancer patients RxFunction Seeking $12 Million in New Financing New app Yonder, developed at U, takes a bite out of kids’ dental anxieties UHC Named Minnesota’s Most Valuable Brand Ecolab Inc. joins Business Coalition for the Equality Act in support of LGBTQ […]

In the Know — March 18, 2019

Forging a new path for health care Immigration to US Westernizes Asian guts Lancaster-based Smart Health Innovation Lab’s 3rd client, OneOme, has Mayo Clinic ties FDA approves new indication for valve repair device to treat certain heart failure patients with mitral regurgitation Boston Scientific wins CE Mark for Watchman FLX anti-stroke implant POPS! Diabetes Care […]

In The Know: Healthcare News From Medical Alley, Feb. 18. 2019

Nuvaira Announces a $79 Million Financing Round to Pursue Groundbreaking Treatment of COPD Mayo Clinic researchers develop more efficient system to reprogram stem cells The Tech 20: Innovations That Should Be On Your Radar Memphis preemie receives world’s first commercially-approved, pea-sized heart device Medtronic and Medical University of South Carolina Team Up to Improve Outcomes […]

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 […]

October 4, 2018: In The Know

Myant announces textile computing collaboration with Mayo Clinic gBETA Medtech Accelerator – Filling a Critical Gap for Start-Ups Finalists Selected for Minnesota High Tech Association’s 2018 Tekne Awards SPR Therapeutics Awarded $10M From U.S. Department of Defense New Device Makes Early Lung Cancer Detection Possible Q&A: Andy Slavitt and Mark Addicks  Abbott’s next-gen FreeStyle Libre […]

September 14, 2018: In The Know

Boston Scientific Announces Agreement To Acquire Augmenix, Inc.   4C Medical raises $17m Series A for mitral repair device Contract med-tech manufacturer Minnetronix to launch own device   FDA launches pilot payer program to help mitigate coverage woes for medtech startups   CHF Solutions buys Vasamed’s AcQtrac   Aurora receives council approval for expansion project […]

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