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Stopping the scourge: An all-out effort to fight opioid addiction

Buprenorphine is used in medication-assisted treatment to aid people addicted to narcotic pain relievers. | Photo courtesy of Pixabay

March 20, 2018 - 5:16pm

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Smart pill, other Florida innovations could aid opioid fight

EtectRx's smart pill contains a wireless, ingestible sensor that communicates with a wearable reader, which then delivers data to healthcare providers looking to monitor opioid adherence. | Photo courtesy of etectRx.

March 18, 2018 - 6:37pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Mark Johnson

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Gabriel Weisz

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

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Minnesota medtech companies devise treatments for opioid-use disorder

The creators of the InfiSIS, a multimodal neuromodulator device developed by Osseo-based startup SmartImplantSystems specifically as an alternative to opioids, expects the neuropathic device to be effective in addressing the multiple forms of pain that can collectively plague post-operative and other patients, particularly in the back and the legs. | Photo courtesy of Omid Souresrafil/SmartImplantSystems

March 15, 2018 - 4:38pm

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Kenny Kane

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