Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc. to Acquire TearScience, Inc.

Published: Aug 07, 2017

Johnson & Johnson‘s (NYSE:JNJ) Vision business said last Friday it inked a deal to acquire opthalmalogical medical device maker TearScience for an undisclosed amount.

Resarch Triangle Park, N.C.-based TearScience produces devices focused on treating meibomian gland dysfunction, a leading underlying cause of dry eye disease, Johnson & Johnson said.

TearScience has won FDA clearance for its office-based treatment of meibomian glands and treating MGD, with its devices available in the US and global markets, the company said.

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