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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

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

Gene Rebeck

A Greener Dream

If it can unlock the potential from its timber, the Iron Range could become a center for biochemical production.

July 25, 2014

Cargill phasing out growth-promoting antibiotics in turkeys

One of the nation’s largest turkey producers will stop feeding growth-promoting antibiotics to its birds. The Star Tribune reports that Cargill’s signature Honeysuckle White and Shady Brook...

July 21, 2014

Two Big Deals Help MN Medical Investments Climb 68%

Investments in Holaira and Inspire Medical helped drive the strong quarter.

July 17, 2014

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