Tag: Boston Scientific

Boston Scientific, Edwards Lifesciences Agree To Global Litigation Settlement

MARLBOROUGH, Mass. and IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:  BSX) and Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW) today announced that the companies have reached an agreement to settle all outstanding patent disputes between the companies in all venues around the world. All pending cases or appeals in courts and patent offices between […]

Boston Scientific Announces Preliminary Unaudited Sales for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Jan. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:   BSX) generated sales, based upon preliminary unaudited financial information, of approximately $2.56 billion during the fourth quarter of 2018. This represents growth of approximately 6.3 percent on a reported basis, approximately 8.2 percent on an operational1 basis and approximately 7.0 percent on an organic2 basis, […]

Boston Scientific Exercises Option to Acquire Millipede, Inc.

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Dec. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced it exercised its option to acquire the remaining shares of Millipede, Inc, a privately-held company in Santa Rosa, Calif., upon its recent successful completion of a first-in-human clinical study. The acquisition will expand the Boston Scientific Structural Heart portfolio to include […]

Boston Scientific Prevails in U.S. Edwards Lifesciences Litigation

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced that a jury in the United States (U.S.) District Court for the District of Delaware determined that the Boston Scientific U.S. patent 8,992,608 is valid and that Edwards Lifesciences’ Sapien 3™ Aortic Valve infringes this patent and that Edwards owes Boston Scientific infringement damages […]

Edwards Comments On U.S. Court Decision

IRVINE, Calif., Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW), the global leader in patient-focused innovations for structural heart disease and critical care monitoring, commented today on a federal jury’s decisions in patent litigation between Edwards and Boston Scientific: The jury awarded $35 million in damages to Boston Scientific for infringement of U.S. […]

Boston Scientific Announces Recommended Offer to Acquire BTG plc.

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Nov. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) today announced it has reached an agreement on the terms of a recommended offer to acquire BTG plc. (LSE: BTG), a company headquartered in the United Kingdom, which develops and commercializes products used in minimally-invasive procedures targeting cancer and vascular diseases, as well […]

Boston Scientific Prevails in German Edwards Lifesciences Litigation

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced the District Court of Dusseldorf, Germany has determined that Edwards Lifesciences Corporation’s Sapien 3 Ultra™ device infringed a patent – established by Symetis SA, a subsidiary of Boston Scientific – specific to the fabric used on the […]

Boston Scientific Receives U.S. FDA Approval for the Eluvia™ Drug-Eluting Vascular Stent System

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Boston Scientific (NYSE :BSX ) announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved its Premarket Approval (PMA) application to market the Eluvia™Drug-Eluting Vascular Stent System, specifically developed for the treatment of peripheral artery disease (PAD). The Eluvia stent utilizes a drug-polymer combination to offer […]

Boston Scientific Announces Scheduled Presentations At Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics 2018

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Sept. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE :BSX ) today announced key data that will be presented at the 30th Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT), the annual scientific symposium of the Cardiovascular Research Foundation, in San Diego, on September 21 – September 25. Data from the head-to-head IMPERIAL trial evaluating the ELUVIA™ […]

Boston Scientific Announces Agreement to Acquire VENITI, Inc.

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Aug. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced it has signed an agreement to acquire VENITI, Inc., a privately-held company in Fremont, California which has developed and commercialized the VICI VENOUS STENT® System for treating venous obstructive disease. Boston Scientific has been an investor in VENITI since 2016 and currently […]