Press Releases


Apr 1, 2015
Boston Scientific Agrees to Acquire Xlumena

Feb 26, 2015
Boston Scientific Launches Next Generation SpyGlass™ DS Direct Visualization System For Advanced Diagnosis And Treatment Of Pancreatico-biliary Diseases 

May 15, 2014
Boston Scientific Offers World Class Endoscopy Training at its Paris Institute for Advancing Science
Boston Scientific Reinforces Its Commitment to Global Education and Innovation

May 1, 2014
Boston Scientific Showcases Clinical and Economic Benefits of Endoscopy Products at Digestive Disease Week®
Promising Clinical Data to be Presented at Annual Conference

April 7, 2014
Boston Scientific Introduces the Expect™ Slimline (SL) Needle for Use During Endoscopic Ultrasound Fine Needle Aspiration Procedures
Innovative handle design enables physician preferences for precision, comfort and control when acquiring tissue samples during diagnostic procedures

February 14, 2014
Boston Scientific WallFlex™ Esophageal Stent Gains CE Mark For The Treatment Of Refractory Benign Esophageal Strictures
Fully Covered Metal Stent Provides New Treatment Option for Patients with Refractory Benign Esophageal Strictures

May 17, 2013
Boston Scientific Presents Clinical Data at Digestive Disease Week®

May 15, 2013
First Patient Enrolled In Boston Scientific Randomized Study Comparing WallFlex® Biliary RX Stent To Absence Of Biliary Drainage In Patients With Pancreatic Or Periampullary Cancers
Study Evaluates Clinical Outcomes of Self-Expanding Metal Stents as a Bridge to Surgery

December 4, 2012
First Patient Enrolled in Boston Scientific Randomized Study of Removable WallFlex® Biliary RX Fully Covered Stent for Patients Suffering From Chronic Pancreatitis
Study to Compare Clinical Outcomes of Self-Expanding Metal Stents (SEMS) Versus Plastic Stents for the Treatment of Biliary Strictures Caused by Chronic Pancreatitis

June 6, 2012
Boston Scientific to Present an Overview of its Endoscopy Business
Event to be webcast live and will include detailed review of Bronchial Thermoplasty opportunity.

May 29, 2012
Boston Scientific Announces Expanded Indication for CRE Wireguided Balloon Dilator
Indication Provides New Therapeutic Option for Extraction of Difficult-to-Manage Biliary Stones

May 18, 2012
Boston Scientific Endoscopy Presents Promising Clinical Data During Digestive Disease Week®

March 22, 2012
Boston Scientific Begins U.S. and International Launch of WallFlex® Biliary Transhepatic Stent System
Company's WallFlex Biliary Stents now available with a Transhepatic delivery system for use by interventional radiologists in treating obstructions within the biliary tract.

February 7, 2012
Boston Scientific WallFlex® Enteral Stents shown to be Safe and Effective in Three Clinical Registries
Studies published in peer-reviewed medical journals.

February 6, 2012
Boston Scientific Announces Global Launch of Expect™ 19 Flex Endoscopic Ultrasound Aspiration Needle
New device offers excellent flexibility and large size for acquiring tissue samples.