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Rebiotix, Mayo Team Up To Test Orally-Administered Gut Microbe Transplant

New drug candidate is latest tack in addressing hospital-acquired infections.

January 18, 2017


Mayo Clinic Partners With Companies In Emerging ‘Liquid Biopsies’ Market

Detecting cancerous tumors from blood samples is the goal of Illumina and Exact Sciences.

January 18, 2017


UnitedHealth Posts Double-Digit Revenue, Profit Gains In 2016

During the final three months of last year, the health insurer’s profits rose 56 percent to $1.9 billion, compared with $1.2 billion during the year-ago quarter.

January 17, 2017

Pops! Diabetes Care Raises $1.2M In Latest Funding Round

Using the newly acquired funds, the Stillwater startup will introduce its flagship product to the FDA for approval.

January 16, 2017


Which MN Health Care Startups Landed The Most Angel Funding In 2016?

StemoniX, Gila Therapeutics, MicroOptx lead pack in DEED’s annual accounting.

January 11, 2017

ACA Repeal Would Add $1.1 Trillion To Nation’s Uncompensated-Care Tab

Report says Minnesota’s uncompensated-care bill would rise by $24.5 billion.

January 11, 2017

OneOme Expands Reach To Five More States

Patent-pending status for its RightMed test.

January 11, 2017

Fairview Study Looks To Find DNA-Specific Treatment Plans For High Blood Pressure

It is said to be the largest prospective study of personalized medicine for the treatment of high blood pressure ever conducted.

January 11, 2017


FDA Confirms Claim Of Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities In St. Jude Devices

The medtech company said it already has a security patch to fix the issue.

January 10, 2017


MNsure Hits Highest Enrollment Level To Date

More than 100,000 Minnesotans have signed up for private health plans through the state-run agency.

January 09, 2017

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