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Fairview, UCare Merger Delayed

Nonprofits continue “due diligence” for potential deal.

August 17, 2016

Feds Say Exchange Plan Enrollees No More Costly Than Before

But Minnesota is one of only 10 states where exchange plan claims rose more than 3 percent.

August 17, 2016

St. Paul’s Recombinetics Gears Up For Commercialization Of Gene-Editing Technology

With ties to U of M and Mayo Clinic, the start-up seeks to build on state’s genomics expertise.

August 17, 2016

Mayo Clinic Ventures Portfolio Company Purchased In $410M Deal

Assurex Health’s licensed tech taps fast-growing neuroscience genomics market.

August 17, 2016

Study: 1 In 5 MN Hospital Stays For Mental Health Issues Are Avoidable

A research institute from St. Paul found that 19 percent of all mental health bed days spent in some care centers across Minnesota were “potentially avoidable.”

August 17, 2016

Cardiovascular Systems Names New CEO

Scott Ward, a nearly three decade veteran of Medtronic, will assume the top leadership role after serving as the interim CEO position for nine months.

August 16, 2016

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Medtronic Invests Another $20M In Mazor Robotics

The latest payment from the med-tech company stems from a multi-part agreement that could net Medtronic a significant controlling stake in the Israel company.

August 16, 2016

Rotation Medical Closes Latest Funding Round With $12M

The company wrapped an extension financing round that came in addition to a $27.2 million round from last year.

August 16, 2016

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Kickstarting Innovation: Alchemy Looks To Commercialize With Unique Fitness Tool

Alongside its new product launch, the local gym is aiming to create a digital fitness program in the same vein as P90X and Insanity.

August 15, 2016

Feds say there's no proof medical cannabis is safe or even works

The feds say marijuana will continue to be classified as one of the most dangerous drugs – right up there with heroin. This comes as a response to two petitions to reschedule marijuana so that it...

August 11, 2016

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