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Mar 13, 2015, 18:54 ET

Boston Scientific Receives FDA Approval for WATCHMAN™ Left Atrial Appendage Closure Device

 Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the WATCHMAN Left Atrial Appendage...

Mar 03, 2015, 16:05 ET

Boston Scientific Elects Charles J. Dockendorff And Stephen P. MacMillan To Board Of Directors

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) announces the election of Charles J. Dockendorff and Stephen P. MacMillan to its board of directors,...

Mar 02, 2015, 07:00 ET

Boston Scientific Announces Definitive Agreement To Acquire American Medical Systems' Urology Portfolio For Up To $1.65 Billion

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Endo International plc (NASDAQ:...

Feb 27, 2015, 08:30 ET

Boston Scientific to Participate in the Barclays 2015 Annual Healthcare Conference

 Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) is scheduled to participate in the Barclays 2015 Annual Healthcare Conference on March 10 in Miami...

Feb 26, 2015, 08:30 ET
The SpyGlass DS System enables direct visualization inside biliary, pancreatic and hepatic ducts for diagnostic and therapeutic applications during endoscopic procedures.

Boston Scientific Launches Next Generation SpyGlass™ DS Direct Visualization System For Advanced Diagnosis And Treatment Of Pancreatico-biliary Diseases

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) announces 510(k) clearance and the first cases of the SpyGlass DS Direct Visualization System used for...

Feb 25, 2015, 16:30 ET

Boston Scientific To Participate In The Cowen 35th Annual Healthcare Conference

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) is scheduled to participate in the Cowen 35th Annual Healthcare Conference on March 4 in Boston. Dan...

Feb 17, 2015, 16:05 ET

Boston Scientific Announces Agreement With Johnson & Johnson To Resolve Guidant Litigation

 Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced the settlement of the breach of merger agreement lawsuit brought by Johnson &...

Feb 13, 2015, 08:30 ET

Boston Scientific To Participate In The RBC Capital Markets 2015 Global Healthcare Conference

 Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) is scheduled to participate in the RBC Capital Markets 2015 Global Healthcare Conference on February...

Feb 09, 2015, 17:22 ET

Boston Scientific To Participate In The Leerink 2015 Global Healthcare Conference

 Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) is scheduled to participate in the Leerink 2015 Global Healthcare Conference on February 11 in New...

Feb 09, 2015, 09:00 ET

Boston Scientific And C. R. Bard Announce Distribution Agreement For Lutonix® Drug Coated Balloon

 Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) and C. R. Bard, Inc. (NYSE: BCR) ("Bard") today announced that Boston Scientific will distribute the...

Feb 04, 2015, 07:00 ET

Boston Scientific Announces Results For Fourth Quarter And Full Year Ended December 31, 2014

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) generated sales of $1.887 billion during the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014, compared to the...

Feb 03, 2015, 11:51 ET
Boston Scientific Maple Grove Operations Named a 2014 “Best Plants” Winner

Boston Scientific Maple Grove Operations Named A 2014 "Best Plants" Winner

 The Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) Maple Grove Operations facility, Maple Grove, Minn., has been named a 2014 Best Plants winner by...

Feb 02, 2015, 19:04 ET

Boston Scientific Launches World's Longest Lasting ICD

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) announces the launch and first U.S. implant of its line of Extended Longevity (EL) implantable...

Jan 15, 2015, 08:30 ET

Boston Scientific To Host And Webcast Investor Day Business Review May 1, 2015

 Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) will host and webcast an Investor Day business review meeting for the investment community on...

Jan 07, 2015, 08:30 ET

Boston Scientific To Webcast Conference Call Discussing Fourth Quarter 2014 Financial Results On February 4

 Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) will webcast its conference call discussing financial results and business highlights for the fourth...

Dec 22, 2014, 08:45 ET

Boston Scientific To Participate In 33rd Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

 Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) is scheduled to participate in the 33rd Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, January...

Dec 18, 2014, 08:30 ET

Boston Scientific To Participate In Goldman Sachs CEOs Unscripted Healthcare Conference

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) is scheduled to participate in the Goldman Sachs CEOs Unscripted Healthcare Conference on Tuesday,...

Dec 12, 2014, 09:00 ET

New Data Presented At NANS 2014 Demonstrate Long-Term, Low Back Pain Relief With Boston Scientific Precision Spectra™ Spinal Cord Stimulator System

New retrospective data evaluating the Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) Precision Spectra™ Spinal Cord Stimulator (SCS) System...

Nov 19, 2014, 17:37 ET

Boston Scientific Earns Top Marks In Corporate Equality Index

Boston Scientific has scored the highest rating of 100 percent in the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation's 2015 Corporate...

Nov 19, 2014, 12:10 ET

New Data From Evolve Clinical Program Demonstrate SYNERGY™ Bioabsorbable Polymer Stent Meets Key Performance Endpoints

In the first successful U.S. pivotal trial of a bioabsorbable polymer stent, the Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) SYNERGY™ Everolimus-Eluting...