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Mayo Clinic's Venture Into Entrepreneurship

Why technology previously transferred outside Minnesota is now more likely to remain in Rochester.

August 26, 2015

Minnesota's 50 Fantastic Firsts

We challenge any other state to come up with a list of extraordinary innovations as impressive as Minnesota’s.

May 29, 2015

Medtronic accused of 'repeatedly failing' to fix issues with implantable pump

Medtronic will stop making an implantable pump system, after federal regulators claimed the company failed to fix problems with its manufacturing. In a deal announced Monday, the Food and Drug...

April 28, 2015

LifeScience Alley

Investments In MN Medical Startups Falter

Numbers are down 46 percent from last year.

April 16, 2015

MN company's heart valve device implanted in US patient for 1st time

A less invasive operation to replace an ailing heart valve was performed for the first time in the United States Monday – and it happened at a Minnesota hospital, using a Minnesota product. In a...

April 14, 2015

Big Pharma, Small Town

How ANI Pharmaceuticals is growing rapidly at the top of Minnesota.

March 25, 2015


Medical Startups Raise $300 Million So Far in 2014

LifeScience Alley sees a strong year for Minnesota startups

October 21, 2014

Report: New lawsuit challenges Medtronic plan to cover top execs' tax hit

A new lawsuit filed by a Medtronic shareholder challenges the company’s plan to cover additional taxes its CEO and other top executives would face as part of the medical device maker’s...

October 06, 2014

Matt Kreilich and Julie Snow

The Creatives: 7 Of MN’s Most Successful Innovators

Seven of Minnesota’s most successful innovators share how they foster and lead creativity within their organizations.

August 22, 2014

FDA approves colonoscopy alternative developed at Mayo Clinic

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a new, noninvasive test that screens for colon cancer. KARE reports the screening test, called Cologuard, was developed by the Mayo Clinic and Exact...

August 12, 2014

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