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In the Know: Healthcare News for August 31, 2020

Abbott’s Fast, $5, 15-Minute, Easy-to-Use COVID-19 Antigen Test Receives FDA Emergency Use Authorization; Mobile App Displays Test Results to Help Our Return to Daily Life; Ramping Production to 50 Million Tests a Month Allina Health and Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Commit to Landmark Value-Based Contract in Minnesota Cancer Genetics and StemoniX Sign […]

RxFunction Awarded Department of Defense Contract for Rehabilitation Research and Development Project

In collaboration with Liberating Technologies, Inc., a College Park Company, RxFunction will develop a system leveraging Walkasins® neuroprosthetic technology to perform advanced balance and gait training for those utilizing artificial limbs Eden Prairie, Minnesota – (August 28, 2020) – RxFunction, Inc. has been selected by the Defense Health Agency to receive a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Direct Phase […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for Nov. 4, 2019

Bio-Techne will open $40M+ facility in St. Paul IBM, Mayo Clinic, Geisinger among 25 finalists for $1.6M CMS artificial intelligence challenge Medtronic wins FDA breakthrough nod for fully implantable LVAD Minnesota Startups Raised $70.8M in Q3 Boston Sci Gives Update on the Measured Launch of Lotus Edge Meet The Most Disruptive MBA Startups Of 2019 […]

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 […]

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 […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for June 17, 2019

‘What if we become the change we want to see’? We got a look at the slide deck of Bind, a startup that’s raised $70 million to upend the way we pay for healthcare Abbott touts real-world CGM data at diabetes conference AED Leader Cardiac Science Agrees to Be Acquired by ZOLL Upsher-Smith Laboratories Enters […]

RxFunction™ Announces Walkasins® Market Launch

Veterans with Peripheral Neuropathy will be a Key Market Eden Prairie (June 12, 2019) – RxFunction, Inc. has announced the market launch of Walkasins®, a wearable lower limb sensory neuroprosthesis that helps improve balance and gait in patients who experience balance problems due to sensory peripheral neuropathy. The announcement comes as the company is exhibiting Walkasins […]

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: Medical Alley News, January 28, 2019

Techstars New Health Care Partner: Announcing UnitedHealthcare Accelerator Powered by Techstars Six MAA Members Named to Fortune’s List of Most Admired Companies Medtronic to Acquire EPIX Therapeutics, Expanding Its Cardiac Ablation Portfolio Ferring, Rebiotix and Karolinska Institutet extend collaboration to research next generation of microbiome treatments Boston Scientific launches primary cell and deep brain stimulation […]

Award Winner RxFunction Further Strengthens IP Portfolio with Newly Issued Patent

Eden Prairie, MN, Jan. 17, 2019 – RxFunction™, winner of 2018 Tekne Award in the Medical Device category, has been granted a new utility patent by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, #10,178,970, issued on January 15, 2019. “This is a continuing patent in our expanding patent portfolio that will open up opportunities related to population […]

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