The TAXUS Express2 stent (not the newer TAXUS Liberte stent) was used as the control against the Xience(TM) V Everolimus-Eluting Coronary Stent System in the SPIRIT II and III trials. XIENCE is a trademark of the Abbott Laboratories group of companies.
The TAXUS Liberte Stent is not available for sale in Japan, where it is undergoing regulatory review.
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