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Oct 05, 2009
 |  BC Week In Review  |  Clinical News  |  Clinical Results

Taxus Express paclitaxel-eluting stent system: Phase III data

The trial originally enrolled 3,602 patients and also evaluated Angiomax bivalirudin vs. heparin plus a platelet GPIIb/IIIa inhibitor. The Medicines Co. (NASDAQ:MDCO, Parsippany, N.J.) markets Angiomax for multiple cardiovascular indications. Boston Scientific licensed rights to use paclitaxel in stents from Angiotech in 1997 (see BioCentury, July 14, 1997).


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