TCT 2019: Boston Scientific's Acurate Neo TAVR Misses Endpoint In SCOPE I
Boston Scientific is looking ahead to the next-generation Acurate neo2 valve after results of SCOPE I showed worse rates of kidney injury and severe aortic regurgitation in patients treated with the self-expanding Acurate neo valve than in patients treated with Edwards’ Sapien 3 valve.
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Market Brief: Innovation Will Drive 13% Growth In Global Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair Market by 2023, Outpacing Growth Of TAVR
The transcatheter heart valve management products market will reach $6.7bn by 2023, driven by the rising prevalence of heart disease. Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) procedures lead the market, but innovation and rising competition, including from companies in China and India, will fuel double-digit growth in the much smaller mitral valve repair market, dominated by Abbott's MitraClip.
Interventional cardiologists can expect important updates on transcatheter valves and drug-eluting stents during this year's late-breaking trials presented at the annual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics meeting next week. They include updates from Edwards Lifesciences, Medtronic, Boston Scientific and Abbott.
Boston Scientific Corp. posted revenue gains across its varied product categories, helped by strong performance in emerging markets.