Boston Scientific Corporation is a developer, manufacturer and marketer of medical devices that are used in a range of interventional medical specialties. During the year ended December 31, 2011, its products were offered for sale by seven core businesses: Interventional Cardiology, CRM, Endoscopy, Peripheral Interventions, Urology/Women�s Health, Neuromodulation, and Electrophysiology. In November 2013, the Company announced that it has acquired Bard EP, the electrophysiology (EP) business of C.R. Bard, Inc. In February 2014, Boston Scientific Corp acquired StarMedTec GmbH, a Starnberg-based manufacturer of medical laser systems. Effective May 7, 2014, the Company acquired the remaining 72% interest, which it did not already own, in IoGyn Inc.