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Manny Villafana

Minnesota Med-Tech 2.0

Despite new challenges, the industry is seeing substantial growth and renewed investment activity.

February 21, 2014


Local Co. Settles Suit For $520K; Criminal Investigation Ongoing

Vascular Solutions reached a settlement agreement, resolving a whistleblower lawsuit that drew the attention of Texas’ U.S. Attorney’s Office.

February 05, 2014

Entrepreneur Of The Yr. Awards Seek Nominations

Ernst & Young is seeking nominations for outstanding entrepreneurs in Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota.

February 03, 2014

Dave Burda

Will New Medical Technologies Blow Through Your Benefits Costs?

Take a sneak peek at some line items that might start appearing on the hospital bills of your employees.

February 03, 2014

Medtronic headquarters

Device Medtronic Acquired In $800M Deal Found Ineffective

Medtronic said that a U.S. clinical trial for its Symplicity device, which is designed to treat high blood pressure, found the treatment to be safe but ineffective.

January 09, 2014

Herb Zien

LiquidCool Solutions Is Heating Up

The financing efforts of Rochester firm LiquidCool are helping it gain the attention of data centers.

December 20, 2013

Health care

Urgency Centers: A New Kind Of Health Care

The Twin Cities makes room for urgency centers that are a cross between a hospital ER and urgent care.

December 20, 2013

Tim Herbert

This Med-Tech Firm Is An Inspired Endeavor

After raising nearly $60 million, Inspire CEO Tim Herbert is feeling confident about his company’s 2014 commercial launch of a sleep apnea product

December 20, 2013

Minnesota toymaker's innovative product grabs national attention

A Minnesota-based toymaker is getting national media attention for his innovative idea, the Pioneer Press reports. Jeff Freeland Nelson’s YOXO product from his Play from Scratch toy company...

December 09, 2013

How To Keep Minneapolis-St. Paul Prosperous

For Minneapolis and St. Paul to remain prosperous, we should learn from other cities, like Denver.

November 21, 2013

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