Navigation Links
Boston Scientific Welcomes Introduction of Medical Device Regulatory Improvement Act in U.S. Senate
Date:10/14/2011

NATICK, Mass., Oct. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) welcomes yesterday's introduction of the Medical Device Regulatory Improvement Act, sponsored by Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and cosponsored by Sens. Richard Burr (R-NC) and Michael Bennet (D-CO).  The legislation is intended to streamline the medical device review and approval process, reduce regulatory delays and help new medical technologies safely and more expeditiously reach patients.

Boston Scientific commends Senators Klobuchar, Burr and Bennet for their thoughtful leadership in introducing this new legislation designed to streamline the Food and Drug Administration's regulation of medical devices.  This bill is an important step in transforming the process of bringing life-enhancing and life-saving medical technologies to market in a safe and more efficient and predictable manner. 

Boston Scientific looks forward to collaborating with the sponsoring senators and other Members of Congress on this important piece of legislation.

About Boston ScientificBoston Scientific is a worldwide developer, manufacturer and marketer of medical devices whose products are used in a broad range of interventional medical specialties.  For more information, please visit: www.bostonscientific.com.   CONTACT:

Erik Kopp508-650-8660 (office)Media RelationsBoston Scientific Corporationerik.kopp@bsci.comSean Wirtjes508-652-5305 (office)Investor RelationsBoston Scientific Corporationinvestor_relations@bsci.com
'/>"/>

SOURCE Boston Scientific Corporation
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1

Related medicine technology :

1. Boston Scientific To Webcast Conference Call Discussing Third Quarter 2011 Financial Results
2. COPAN WASP® Lands at Prestigious Boston Medical Center
3. Boston Scientific Begins Enrollment in NECTAR-HF Clinical Trial
4. Boston Scientific Announces Favorable Appellate Court Ruling Affirming Non-Infringement of Johnson & Johnson Patent
5. Bluestar Silicones to Present Antimicrobial Silicones at Medical Silicones Conference in Boston
6. Clinical Data Demonstrates Long-Term Safety of Boston Scientifics Alair[TM]Bronchial Thermoplasty System
7. Boston Scientific Launches Coyote™ Balloon Catheter
8. Boston Scientific Sponsors New Patient Portal Dedicated to Pelvic Floor Disorders
9. Boston Scientific Names Michael F. Mahoney as Company President, Announces CEO Transition Plan
10. ConvaTec Announces Acquisition of Boston Medical Device
11. Cumberland Pharmaceuticals to Present at the Stifel Nicolaus 2011 Healthcare Conference in Boston
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/28/2016)... YORK , April 28, 2016  The blood ... 275 million dollars, according to Kalorama Information and The ... typing, immunoassays and nucleic acid testing.  The healthcare research ... made progress in developing blood collection stations and in ... made in Kalorama Information,s report, Blood Testing ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... , Net Sales of $1.90 billion represent an increase ... period, and an increase of 1.2% on an adjusted pro ... first quarter were $0.52 reported, a decrease of 47.5% from ... 29.9% over the prior year period , The Company ... Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SIX: ZBH) ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... JERUSALEM , April 28, 2016 ... ), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the development of ... participate in the upcoming PIONEERS 2016 conference, presented by ... 5, 2016 in New York . ... overview at the conference. Presentation Details:   ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... Melanoma is the deadliest type of skin cancer. Although ... the majority of skin cancer deaths. More than 10,000 people are expected to die of ... is 62, it is the one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in young women. ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... , ... For those who skip meals occasionally (which is pretty much everyone), ... many new lifestyle diet tips offered by nutritionists Pam Bonney and Priya Lawrence of ... show. Bonny and Lawrence noted that because proper nutrition, including water, provides energy during ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... CURE Media ... on patients with cancer, today announced that Lynne Malestic, RN, of Eisenhower Lucy ... CURE® Extraordinary Healer® for Oncology Nursing , which honors nurses who have dedicated ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... International Dehydrated Foods, Inc. (IDF™) will attend and ... at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Oak Brook, Illinois. The two-day event is ... for protein ingredients. , At the seminar, IDF™ will offer samples of its Savory ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... Intellitec Solutions ... May 16th to 18th at the Broward County Convention Center. The event is ... collaborate on best practices in public facility management. Intellitec Solutions will highlight their ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):