Obesity Surgery in India Spurs J&J Stomach-Staple Sales

Obesity Surgery in India Spurs J&J Stomach-Staple Sales

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The global market for the staples, staple-guns and other devices used in bariatric surgery is expanding about 9.7 percent a year and will reach $2.3 billion by 2018, according to GlobalData, a London-based market research firm.