U of M Spinoff Readies Clinical Trial for Promising Brain Cancer Drug Therapy
U of M Spinoff Readies Clinical Trial for Promising Brain Cancer Drug Therapy

OX2 Therapeutics touts method to ‘turn off’ protein that suppresses immune system.

Mayo Continues Venture Funding of Gut Microbiome Companies with Latest Stake
Mayo Continues Venture Funding of Gut Microbiome Companies with Latest Stake

Participates in $50 million Series B round for microbe-maker Evelo Biosciences.

Medical Device Cos. May See Rule to Report Malfunctions Relaxed
Medical Device Cos. May See Rule to Report Malfunctions Relaxed

Medical device makers big and small may soon be required to report device malfunctions just four times a year instead of within 30 days of an incident.

Minnetronix Expands HQ, Plans to Hire Up to 80 by 2019

Growth in all three of the medtech firm’s business segments has pushed it to expand its operations and staff size.

Mayo Confirms First Tenants at Discovery Square Project
Mayo Confirms First Tenants at Discovery Square Project

The 60,000-square-foot medtech office building is an early step in Destination Medical Center effort.

Entellus Unveils $81M Merger Plan with Spirox
Entellus Unveils $81M Merger Plan with Spirox

The Plymouth medtech company also increased its revenue forecast for its 2017 sales year.

Respicardia Raises $5.1M After Positive Results in Sleep Apnea Trial
Respicardia Raises $5.1M After Positive Results in Sleep Apnea Trial

The implantable device is backed by Italy’s Sorin Group and venture capital investors.

Israeli Gut Microbiome Startup DayTwo Reveals Mayo Clinic Investment Details
Israeli Gut Microbiome Startup DayTwo Reveals Mayo Clinic Investment Details

It was part of a $12 million Series A round led by Johnson & Johnson Innovation.

Medtronic’s Micra Pacemaker Aces Space Test
Medtronic’s Micra Pacemaker Aces Space Test

The tiny pacemaker was still in working condition after experiencing the turbulence of a rocket launch and the intense pressure of leaving Earth’s atmosphere.