Johnson & Johnson is buying a surgical robotics startup for $3.4 billion (JNJ)
|02/13/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Pharmaceutical giant Johnson and Johnson is buying surgical robotics company Auris Health for $3.4 billion.
- “In this new era of health care, we’re aiming to simplify surgery, drive efficiency, reduce complications and improve outcomes for patients, ultimately making surgery safer,” Ashley McEvoy, the executive vice president of medical devices at J&J, said in a statement Wednesday.
- Watch J&J trade in real time.
Johnson and Johnson is bulking up on its surgical robotics presence by acquiring Auris Surgical Robotics for $3.4 billion.