October 24, 2021

Category: Medtech/Biotech

Medtech Serial Entrepreneur Manny Villafana on Fundraising and Leading During Covid-19
Entrepreneurism, Health Care, Leadership, Medtech/Biotech, Startups

Medtech Serial Entrepreneur Manny Villafana on Fundraising and Leading During Covid-19

Medical 21 Founder and CEO Manny Villafana shares how he’s moving  ahead with his startup despite new and complex challenges caused by Covid-19 during this One Take CEO Interview podcast and video segment sponsored by Platinum Group.  (Click here to hear the interview or here to watch it.) Villafana faced plenty of surprises in the […]

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Is Your Business Pivoting?

During extremely challenging times and setbacks, successful businesses often find ways to pivot toward new opportunities, focusing more on what’s possible rather than what didn’t work. During the COVID-19 economic slowdown, if you’ve found a way to pivot, let us know and we’ll share it on this site and elsewhere as we talk with others […]

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Economy, Health Care, Medtech/Biotech

Mayo Clinic to Expand Tissue Storage

Construction is slated to begin next year on a five-story expansion of Mayo Clinic’s archival facility where it stores its “Tissue Registry” of patient samples in northwest Rochester, according to the Rochester Post Bulletin. The proposed plan is to build a 67,760-square-foot building in two phases next to an existing 48-year-old facility and connect the two buildings. […]

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Banking and Finance, Medtech/Biotech, Startups, Technology

Biotech Firm Raises $8.7 Million

Minneapolis-based biotech startup Vergent Bioscience Inc. last week announced it received $8.7 million in a round of financing led by Spring Mountain Capital of New York. Proceeds will allow the two-year-old company to fund preclinical and clinical activities on a probe designed to make it easier for physicians to see cancerous tissues during surgery. The […]

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Health Care, Medtech/Biotech, Startups, Technology

Medical Alley Launching Summit Focused on Health Care, Retail, Technology

Minnesota’s med-tech association, Medical Alley, is teaming up with event producer 2023 Partners to hold an annual global summit in Minneapolis to focus on the confluence of healthcare, retail and technology. Dubbed MANOVA — a cross between “Medical Alley” and “innovation” — the summit will be a four-day event featuring several keynote speakers, including Arianna […]

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