Top U of M Researcher, Drug Firm Collaborate to Yield Brain Cancer Progress
Top U of M Researcher, Drug Firm Collaborate to Yield Brain Cancer Progress

Masonic Cancer Center’s Chen and Tocagen Inc. announce ‘impressive’ results.

Mayo, Texas Medtech Firm to Conduct Trial for Minimally Invasive Weight-Loss Surgery
Mayo, Texas Medtech Firm to Conduct Trial for Minimally Invasive Weight-Loss Surgery

Apollo Endosurgery is touting an alternative to unpopular bariatric procedures.

MN Cup Winner MicroOptx Nears Closing of $2.8M Round
MN Cup Winner MicroOptx Nears Closing of $2.8M Round

The company is awaiting clearance to conduct human trials from the FDA. Once approved, MicroOptix will receive additional funds from an institutional source.

Medtronic Expands Non-Opioid Chronic Pain Management System to Europe
Medtronic Expands Non-Opioid Chronic Pain Management System to Europe

The Intellis platform is now available to hospitals and health care practitioners in the U.S. and Europe.

Interrad Medical Raises Over $5M in Latest Funding Round
Interrad Medical Raises Over $5M in Latest Funding Round

This is the medtech company’s eighth fundraising round since 2010.

Bio-Techne Sees Double-Digit Sales Growth

Results in Europe, Japan offset “slowness” in U.S.

EnteroMedics Changes Name to ReShape Lifesciences
EnteroMedics Changes Name to ReShape Lifesciences

The medtech company’s new name is borrowed from a company it purchased earlier in the month.

EnteroMedics Wraps $61M Funding Round to Cover Recent Acquisition
EnteroMedics Wraps $61M Funding Round to Cover Recent Acquisition

Prior to its October fundraising round, EnteroMedics had raised over $91 million in seven rounds.

Medtronic Breaks Ground on Training Facility in Western China
Medtronic Breaks Ground on Training Facility in Western China

Meanwhile, a spokesman for the medical device maker said its operations in northern California appear to be standing yet inaccessible as wildfires rage on.