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

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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 Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Ranked Number 366 Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte’s 2018 Technology Fast 500™


Cantel Medical To Acquire Omnia For Europe Expansion


2018 CFO of the Year: Brian Mower, Medibio


Farm animals may soon get new features through gene editing


Blue Cross CEO Craig Samitt wants to be a disruptor for health care; here’s what that means for the Blues


Admedus reports $6.3 million revenues amid $12.7 million Star Bright backing


For Mayo scientist, spinal-injury research is personal

In the Fight Against Cancer, Sleeping Beauty Awakens


NHS clinical trial could pave the way for new depression treatment


NeuroOne Medical Technologies Corporation Announces Appointments to Artificial Intelligence Advisory Board


Mainstay Medical announces headline results from ReActiv8-B clinical study

Mayo partnership aims to teach digital stethoscope to detect heart trouble

Pursuit Vascular Announces Patent Notice of Allowance for its ClearGuard HD Antimicrobial Barrier Caps


Hill-Rom announces executive appointments


Our View: Mayo Clinic’s growth is good news for Rochester and state

October 4, 2018: In The Know

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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 wins CE Mark

Minnetronix Neuro Successfully Completes First Clinical Study in Hemorrhagic Stroke

Ecolab Obtains First-to-Market EPA-Registered Laundry Disinfectant Claim against Clostridium difficile

SPR Therapeutics Announces First Use of SPRINT extensa Dual-lead Peripheral Nerve Stimulation System to Treat Low Back Pain

New Clinical Data Shows Decreased Catheter-Related Infection Risk with Use of SecurAcath

Humanetics Corporation Presents Data on New Drug to Prevent Radiation Injury

Baylor, Rebiotix Find Patient Microbiome Signatures That Differentiate Disease States

Pursuit Vascular Outlines Expansion Plans

CathVision Receives ISO 13485:2016 Certification

New Mayo Clinic GeneGuide DNA testing application provides genetic testing, insights backed by Mayo Clinic expertise

Be The Match BioTherapies® and Cryoport Announce Strategic Partnership to Deliver Integrated End-to-End Supply Chain Services to the Cell and Gene Therapy Industry

Are interoperability and innovation possible in the age of EHRs?

September 14, 2018: In The Know

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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


Execs from Fortune 500 companies are signing up for gener8tor’s innovation network. Here’s why


Be The Match BioTherapies® Strengthens International Network to Provide Global Support for Cell and Gene Therapy Companies


UnitedHealthcare CEO: Digital health will soon be synonymous with health


Bio-Techne Fills a Need for Simple Tools to Study Glycobiology


Boston Scientific touts Acurate Neo2 CE Mark study


Minnetronix Announces Rebrand to Minnetronix Medical


Carilion Clinic Renews Contract with LogicStream Health


Pursuit Vascular Names Board Veteran as Executive Chair


MIVI Neuroscience Appoints Fred Moll, M.D. to Its Board of Directors


July 12, 2018: In The Know

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Relievant Medsystems settles into Twin Cities, sees big promise for back treatment

Medtronic touts one-year data from insulin pump study

Boston Scientific to Acquire Cryterion Medical, Inc.

Hitch Health raises $900K for health care ride-sharing

Blue Cross taps Anthem exec as new CEO

Mayo Spin-Off Ambient Clinical Analytics Eyes Euro Markets with Dutch Backer

Med-tech trade group takes aim at device tax

New survey finds infection preventionists want updated technology and processes to help fight HAI

Precision genomics point the way to mutations associated with accelerated aging

COVR Medical Announces Distribution Agreement With Owens & Minor

Medtronic takes on risk in payer and employer contracts tied to insulin pump use

Proposed Tariffs on Chinese Goods Take Effect

Pursuit Vascular Achieves Milestone with Shipment of 2 Millionth Pair of ClearGuard® HD Caps

June 21, 2018: In The Know

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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 help detect early signs of mental illness



Fairview and the University of Minnesota plan rebrand with eight-year deal

Clinical Study Featuring Pursuit Vascular ClearGuard® HD Antimicrobial Barrier Caps Receives Prestigious Editors’ Choice Award



ANI Shareholders Elect Three New Members to the Board of Directors


InstruSafe® by Summit Medical Launches New Trays for da Vinci® SP™ Surgical System Instrumentation

Medtronic, Nutrino partner to bring nutrition info to glucose monitoring app

Diane Rucker named Executive Director of University Enterprise Laboratories


How corporations have helped Minnesota’s startup community grow


Top doc at MN Blue Cross on health care, ethics and a TV doctor who inspired him

June 7, 2018: In The Know

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Bright Health Announces Rollout of Supplemental Coverage Package for its Colorado Customers


Upsher-Smith Enters Into Exclusive Marketing And Distribution Agreement For Six Ophthalmic/Otic ANDAs

Study: Finacial Impact of Virtual Care Patient Acquisition For Health System


Why 3M Is an Effective Innovator


Spineology Rampart One™ Standard ALIF Interbody Fusion System Gains FDA Clearance for Stand-Alone Use


Tactile Medical Acquires Intellectual Property Rights Related to Pneumatic Compression Device Technology


Exact Sciences, Mayo Clinic say they’ve developed blood test for liver cancer


Interoperability in Real Life: Practical Ways to Leverage APIs & Transform Healthcare


Abbott is developing a dual-chamber leadless pacer


AtriCure and Baheal Group Establish Partnership and China Distribution Agreement


Medtronic CEO Ishrak shows off ‘disruptive’ products to CNBC’s Jim Cramer


Biomerics Acquires FutureMatrix Interventional


Mayo Clinic Spinoff Ambient Closing on $1.5M


Second Major Study Demonstrates Superiority of ClearGuard® HD Antimicrobial Barrier Caps


Cleveland Clinic spinoff develops mouthguard that accesses concussion effects

May 30, 2018: In The Know

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Boston Scientific launches the HeartLogic heart failure diagnostic in Europe

Mayo Clinic Tops YouGov’s Brand Reputation Index

Imricor raises $2m

Teleflex to acquire QT Vascular assets, takes option on Chocolate Heart DCB

Ragan Communications and PR Daily Name Bellmont Partners Health Care Public Relations Agency of the Year

U of M Med School Launches New Anti-Aging Research Institute, Hires Leadership Team

Are physical and mental health interconnected?

Medtronic reports promising results with new blood-pressure therapy

Stella Announces Minority Ownership of Talix, Inc.

A health plan with a la carte coverage


FDA Broadens ClearGuard® HD Antimicrobial Barrier Cap Indications

Helmsley Charitable Trust Grant Funds Mayo Clinic Robotic Technology Pilot Program

Celcuity Reports First Quarter 2018 Financial Results

Biotech firm Recombinetics announces dehorned dairy cattle partnership

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