MRI Pioneer, Mayo Clinic Researcher Richard Ehman Honored as Elite U.S. Inventor

Award comes as his Rochester startup sees demand spike for its patented tech.

Robert Cohen Out as Miromatrix CEO
Robert Cohen Out as Miromatrix CEO

The biotech company also added three new board members as two departed.

Medtronic Selling Off Medical Supplies Business for $6.1B
Medtronic Selling Off Medical Supplies Business for $6.1B

The buyer, Cardinal Health, will receive ownership of medical products used in “nearly every U.S. hospital.”

Rochester Startup Vyriad Expanding, Signs Lease For Ex-IBM Building
Rochester Startup Vyriad Expanding, Signs Lease For Ex-IBM Building

Mayo-backed viral oncology firm graduating from clinic’s biz incubator.

Medtronic Nearing $6B Sale Of Medical Supplies Unit, Sources Say
Medtronic Nearing $6B Sale Of Medical Supplies Unit, Sources Say

If the deal closes, it would be a roughly $1 billion step up from what the business was expected to sell for.

Prevent Biometrics Seeking $7 Million In Financing

High-tech mouth guard detects possible concussions.

Mayo, U Of M Decry Proposed Research Budget Cuts
Mayo, U Of M Decry Proposed Research Budget Cuts

The two Minn. institutions combined for more than $500M in NIH funding last year.

U Of M Commercialization Grants Target Microbiome Test, Sleep Disorders, Epilepsy
U Of M Commercialization Grants Target Microbiome Test, Sleep Disorders, Epilepsy

Five life sciences research projects nearing market stage land MN-REACH funding.

Medtronic Beats Analyst Expectations Despite 25 Percent Drop In Q3 Profits
Medtronic Beats Analyst Expectations Despite 25 Percent Drop In Q3 Profits

The medtech company reported mid-single digit sales growth in all four of its business groups.