From Discovery To Development To Delivery
AZBio is committed to building a top-tier life science industry in Arizona.
Arizona’s bioscience industry is growing rapidly and reached nearly 30,000 jobs spanning 2,160 business establishments in 2018. Industry employment has grown by 15 percent since 2016—twice the growth rate of the nation—with each of the five major subsectors adding jobs during the period. Arizona’s universities conducted nearly $580 million in R&D activities in bioscience-related fields in 2018, fueled in part by steadily increasing NIH awards to Arizona institutions since 2016. Venture capital investments in Arizona bioscience companies increased in 2019, and during the 2016-19 period totaled $349 million. Arizona inventors have been awarded 2,178 bioscience-related patents since 2016, among the second quintile of states in patent activity.
AZBio Members Are Making LIFE Bettter
AZBio Members discover, develop, and deliver life-saving and life-changing innovations.
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A key component in Arizona’s life science ecosystem, the Arizona Bioindustry Association (AZBio) is the only statewide organization exclusively focused on Arizona’s bioscience industry. AZBio membership includes patient advocacy organizations, life science innovators, educators, healthcare partners and leading business organizations. AZBio is the statewide affiliate of the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) and works in partnership with AdvaMed, MDMA, and PhRMA to advance innovation and to ensure that the value delivered from life-changing and life-saving innovation benefits people in Arizona and around the world.
Success Stories – Good News from Arizona’s BioIndustry
The Critical Path to Therapeutics for the Ataxias will optimize clinical trials for inherited ataxias TUCSON, Ariz., February 26, 2021 — Critical Path Institute (C-Path) today announced the launch of the Critical Path to Therapeutics for the Ataxias (CPTA) Consortium, a public-private partnership focused on optimizing clinical trials for inherited ataxias. CPTA is a collaborative effort between […]
HTG Concludes Feasibility Testing & Releases Second White Paper for its Planned Whole Transcriptome Panel Using HTG EdgeSeq Technology
TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — HTG Molecular Diagnostics, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTGM) (HTG), a life science company whose mission is to advance precision medicine, today announced it has completed its feasibility testing for a planned whole transcriptome panel using the HTG EdgeSeq technology, and has released a follow-on whole transcriptome product white paper […]
Five Phoenix, two Tucson firms to receive personalized learning plan, other benefits
VectorCare and Life365 align to expand and accelerate the deployment of digital health solutions for healthcare organizations
The joint partnership between Life365 and VectorCare will enable healthcare organizations to create more efficient workflows and accelerate the deployment of digital health solutions. The companies saw an opportunity to provide remote health monitoring services to effectively treat and manage patients in their homes.
- Viral overload: Do viruses impact cancer?
- MDMA 2021 FDA Forum
- 03/10/2021 - 03/11/2021
- Attracting Life Science Companies and Talent to Arizona
- ASU Beyond Annual Lecture with Paul Nurse
- Arizona Center for Drug Discovery Spring Summit