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  • MINNEAPOLIS, MN—The University of Minnesota announced that it’s launching a new Center for Medical Device Cybersecurity (CMDC), spearheaded by funding from medical device manufacturers, including Smiths Medical, Optum, Boston Scientific, Medtronic and Abbott Laboratories. The center will focus on researching and developing new technologies, as well as providing education and training to address cyber threats.