March 9, 2017 / 12:01 PM / 5 months ago

BRIEF-German patent court issues initial decision

March 9 (Reuters) - Edwards Lifesciences Corp -

* District court in Germany ruled that Boston Scientific's lotus valve infringes one of co's patents for transcatheter aortic valves

* Edwards is not updating its 2017 financial guidance

* Does not presently anticipate disruption to supply of sapien 3 valves to patients

* Court also ruled Edwards Sapien 3 valve infringes two of Boston Scientific's patents for outer seals of transcatheter heart valves

* Will promptly request an appeal Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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