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Minnesota Hospitals Slip In Safety Rankings

Less than half of participating hospitals in state receive A's for patient safety.

November 02, 2016


Generic Drugs Saved Minnesotans $3.3B Last Year

Brand-name drugs have been found to cost as much as 90 percent more than generic medicines.

November 02, 2016


Two More Die From Malfunction In Medtronic Drug Pump Device

The issue of “overinfusion” with the medtech company’s SynchroMed II pump also led to more than 100 adverse events in other patients.

November 02, 2016

Robocallers, Website Crashes Send MNsure Into A Rocky Tuesday Launch

A number of the roughly 250,000 Minnesotans that will need to buy health insurance voiced frustration over the technical difficulties they experienced.

November 01, 2016


Boston Scientific, St. Jude Sued By University Of California For Patent Infringement

The educational institution claims both medtech companies knowingly cited the patents in question when creating heart devices it sells today.

November 01, 2016

Ping Yeh

Q&A: Ping Yeh, Cofounder Of MN Cup Winner StemoniX

The company is helping to shape the future of drug discovery, medical diagnostics and disease treatment.

October 31, 2016

Save Your Bacon

Saving Your Bacon

Miromatrix is transforming pig organs so they can be implanted into people—eventually.

October 31, 2016


Potential Mixed-Use Projects Announced For DMC Discovery Square District

A board managing the development efforts of the Destination Medical Center project said it was also considering the construction of a “city loop,” or rail system for downtown Rochester.

October 28, 2016


Fairview Names Stanford Exec James Hereford As Its New CEO

Hereford will assume his leadership role at the Minneapolis-based nonprofit on December 12.

October 27, 2016

St. Jude, Muddy Waters Battle In Court

St. Jude claims defamation - but Muddy Waters says its claims are truthful and protected by the First Amendment.

October 26, 2016

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