Intuitive Surgical Receives FDA Clearance for Ion

Posted in Robotic Surgery

February 19, 2019 • 3 min read

On the heels of Johnson & Johnson acquiring Auris Health, Intuitive Surgical announced they received FDA clearance for their competitive system, the Ion endoluminal system which enables minimally invasive biopsy in the peripheral lung....

Johnson & Johnson Announces Agreement to Acquire Auris Health

Posted in Robotic Surgery

February 13, 2019 • 3 min read

The rumors of Johnson & Johnson acquiring Auris Health were there in late January and now those rumors have been confirmed as today, Johnson & Johnson announced that Ethicon entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Auris Health for approximately $3.4 billion in cash....