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Friday, August 04, 2017

Johnson & Johnson Vision Announces Agreement to Acquire TearScience

Johnson & Johnson Vision announced a definitive agreement to acquire TearScience, a privately held medical device manufacturer dedicated to evaluating meibomian gland health and treating meibomian…

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Friday, July 14, 2017

FDA Approves iDesign Advanced WaveScan Studio System to Treat Hyperopia With and Without Astigmatism

The FDA has approved a new indication for the Star S4 IR Excimer Laser System and iDesign System. With the approval, the iDesign can be used for LASIK patients with hyperopia, with and without astigma…

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Johnson & Johnson Vision Champions Eye Health Advocates Through New Advocacy Academy

Johnson & Johnson Vision Care announced the launch of Advocacy Academy, an on-demand virtual learning tool to educate, empower and mobilize a new community of eye health advocates to engage with l…

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Thursday, June 08, 2017

Dr. Jonathan Talamo Joins Johnson & Johnson Vision as Chief Medical Officer

Johnson & Johnson Vision Care named Jonathan Talamo, MD, its new Chief Medical Officer and Worldwide Vice President of Medical Affairs and Clinical Affairs for Johnson & Johnson Vision, which …

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Friday, May 26, 2017

Johnson & Johnson Reps, AOA Execs Meet With FTC to Discuss Contact Lens Rule

Representatives of Johnson & Johnson Vision, the Coalition for Patient Vision Safety and the American Optometric Association (AOA) met earlier this week with Federal Trade Commission (FTC) acting …

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Monday, May 01, 2017

Johnson & Johnson Introduces Two New Interactive Experiences Showcasing More Than 130 Years Of Healthcare Innovation

Johnson & Johnson has launched "Johnson & Johnson Our Story at the Powerhouse" and "Johnson & Johnson Our Story" to take visitors on a journey through time and around t…

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Monday, February 27, 2017

Johnson & Johnson Completes Acquisition of Abbott Medical Optics

Johnson & Johnson announced that it has completed the acquisition of Abbott Medical Optics (AMO) in an all-cash deal worth $4.325 billion. The deal, which was originally announced September 16, 20…

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Thursday, January 26, 2017

Johnson & Johnson To Acquire Actelion For $30 Billion With Spin-Out Of New R&D Company

Johnson & Johnson, which in September agreed to acquire Abbott Medical Optics for $4.325 billion in cash, announced that it has agreed to acquired Actelion for $280 per share in cash, or $30 …

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Wednesday, November 30, 2016

J&J Raises Takeover Offer for Europe's Largest Biotech Firm Actelion

Johnson & Johnson, the world’s biggest maker of health-care products, raised its takeover offer for Actelion Ltd. as negotiations with Europe’s largest biotech firm progress, according…

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Friday, September 16, 2016

Johnson & Johnson to Acquire Abbott Medical Optics for $4.325 Billion

In a major acquisition that will consolidate and reshape the eye care landscape, Johnson & Johnson announced on Friday a definitive agreement to acquire Abbott Medical Optics (AMO) for $…

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Thursday, August 04, 2016

Johnson & Johnson Updates FTC Commissioner Maureen Ohlhausen Meeting & The Hill Article Supporting the Contact Lens Consumers Health Protection Act

Below is a letter that Carol L. Alexander, OD, FAAO, Director, Professional Communications, at Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, released to eye care professionals and customers regarding the Contact…

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Thursday, July 07, 2016

A Message from Johnson & Johnson Vision Care

Johnson & Johnson Vision Care released the following letter to its customers regarding the company's support of Senate Bill 2777, the Contact Lens Consumer Health Protection Act of 2016: De…

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Monday, March 21, 2016

Johnson & Johnson: New Data Shows Improvements in Quality of Life Measures for 1-Day Acuvue Moist Brand Contact Lenses

Johnson & Johnson Vision Care presented data at the scientific research symposium of the British Contact Lens Association (BCLA) held during the Netherlands Contact Lens Conference (NCC) tha…

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Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Peter Menziuso Named President, North America, for Johnson & Johnson Vision Care

Johnson & Johnson Vision Care announced the appointment of Peter Menziuso to the role of President, North America. In his new role, Mr. Menziuso will be responsible for the Vision Care US an…

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Thursday, September 10, 2015

Johnson & Johnson Vision Care Launches New Lens With a Tear-Infused Design

Johnson & Johnson Vision Care announced the launch of a new lens with a tear-infused design, Acuvue Oasys brand contact lenses1-Day with HydraLuxe Technology, to provide excellent comfort an…

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