UC Health doctor’s startup lands big investment

Story excerpt provided by Dayton Business Journal.

Written by Barrett J. Brunsman.

Standard Bariatrics, a Blue Ash startup founded by Dr. Jon Thompson of UC Health, has secured a $500,000 investment from the Dayton Development Coalition.

Thompson invented a medical stapler that could change how weight-loss surgery is performed, and the investment from the coalition’s Accelerant Fund I seed-stage venture fund will bring the total raised by Standard Bariatrics to more than $1.5 million by the end of this year.

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Originally published November 16, 2015.

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