US: Johnson & Johnson to buy Auris Health for $3.4B

US: Johnson & Johnson to buy Auris Health for $3.4B

On Wednesday, February 13, Johnson & Johnson (J&J) announced it would buy robotic surgery firm Auris Health for US$3.4 billion in cash. The purchase gives J&J, one of the world’s largest maker of health products, an entry into robotics and builds on the company’s partnership with Alphabet’s Verily. “In this new era of health care, […]