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12 Dec, 2011, 10:43 ET Heart Health Key Theme Behind Close the Gap Crossroads Classic Basketball Games on Dec. 17

 Close the Gap, a Boston Scientific educational initiative created to bring awareness of disparities in cardiovascular care, will...


30 Nov, 2011, 08:30 ET Boston Scientific Announces FDA Approval and First Implant for New Devices to Treat Heart Failure and Sudden Cardiac Death

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) announces FDA approval of its INCEPTA™, ENERGEN™ and PUNCTUA™ cardiac...


29 Nov, 2011, 13:05 ET Boston Scientific Receives FDA Approval for PROMUS Element(TM) Plus Platinum Chromium Stent System

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) announces U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the PROMUS Element™ Plus...


06 Dec, 2010, 09:00 ET Boston Scientific to Help Raise Awareness of Heart Disease Risk Factors at College Basketball Showcase Event

Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) today announced that its Close the Gap campaign is partnering with the Black Coaches and Administrators (BCA) and...


26 Aug, 2010, 14:50 ET Boston Scientific to Help Raise Awareness of Heart Disease Risk Factors at the Kirk Herbstreit National Kickoff Classic

Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) today announced that its Close the Gap campaign is partnering with the Kirk Herbstreit National Kickoff Classic to...


12 May, 2010, 12:03 ET Boston Scientific Announces European Approval of Platinum Chromium TAXUS(R) Element(TM) Stent System

- Approval Includes Specific Indication for Treatment of Diabetic Patients Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced it has...


15 Apr, 2009, 17:23 ET Boston Scientific Announces First Quarter Special Items

Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) today announced special items that will reduce its GAAP earnings for the first quarter. The Company plans to release...


17 Oct, 2007, 01:00 ET Boston Scientific Announces New Initiatives to Increase Shareholder Value

NATICK, Mass., Oct. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced several new initiatives designed to...


09 Oct, 2007, 01:00 ET Boston Scientific Announces European Approval of Next-Generation Implantable Defibrillator

NATICK, Mass., Oct. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced CE Mark approval of its CONFIENT(TM)...


23 Oct, 2006, 01:00 ET Boston Scientific Reports Positive Results for its Carotid Artery Stenting Trial

NATICK, Mass. and WASHINGTON, Oct. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) today announced two-year data from its BEACH...


06 Jun, 2006, 01:00 ET Boston Scientific Announces Pricing of $1.2 Billion of Senior Notes

NATICK, Mass., June 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) announced today the pricing of a public offering of...


05 Dec, 2005, 00:00 ET MultiVu Video Feed: Boston Scientific Proposes to Acquire Guidant for $72 Per Share in Cash and Stock; Transaction Valued at $25 Billion

NEW YORK, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation announced today that it is proposing to acquire all the outstanding shares of...


28 Jul, 2005, 01:00 ET Boston Scientific Receives 2005 Best Practices in Logistics Management Gold Award

NATICK, Mass., July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced that it has received the 2005 Best...


02 Jun, 2005, 01:00 ET Boston Scientific Announces Completion of Tender Offer for Rubicon Medical Corporation

NATICK, Mass., June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced the completion of the cash tender...


27 Apr, 2005, 01:00 ET Boston Scientific Announces Excellent Results in Study of Patients With Carotid Artery Disease

NATICK, Mass., April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) today announced one-year data from its carotid artery stenting...


05 Mar, 2004, 00:00 ET Approval of Drug-Coated Stent Is Breakthrough Treatment for Cardiovascular Disease in the U.S.

NEW YORK, March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The FDA has just approved the TAXUS Express Stent System, a breakthrough for patients suffering from coronary...


05 Mar, 2004, 00:00 ET Approval of Drug-Coated Stent Is Breakthrough Treatment for Cardiovascular Disease in the U.S.

NEW YORK, March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The FDA has just approved the TAXUS Express Stent System, a breakthrough for patients suffering from coronary...


09 Feb, 2004, 00:00 ET Boston Scientific Acquires Office Complex in Marlborough, MA

NATICK, Mass., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) announced today that it has completed its purchase of...


15 Jan, 2003, 00:00 ET Boston Scientific to Webcast Analyst Meeting

NATICK, Mass., Jan. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) will simultaneously webcast an analyst meeting it is...


07 Jan, 2003, 00:00 ET Boston Scientific Announces Appointment of Charles Carignan, M.D., to Position of Medical Director and Vice President of Clinical Affairs, Endosurgery

NATICK, Mass., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) announced today the appointment of Charles Carignan,...