AZBio In the Loop for the week of October 21, 2019


Please join your AZBio Board of Directors, AZBio Members, and guests for the Fall AZBio Member Reception hosted by Snell & Wilmer 

Don’t miss this opportunity to make new connections, see old friends, and enjoy panoramic views from the 19th floor of the Arizona Center in downtown Phoenix.

Date:  Thursday, November 21, 2019  |  Time:  5:30 PM – 7:30 PM


Mark your calendar for these December events:

7th Annual Cure Corridor Event  December 4th

AZBio Trailblazer Awards and Legislative Luncheon December 12th

 AZBio Member News

Blood-Collection Device Makes Radiation Testing Quick and Easy

Developed by a research team at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix, the self-collection device quickly can evaluate radiation exposure and help triage emergency treatment in the event of a nuclear attack or accident.

C-Path, CDISC Develop Standard to Represent Data for Animal Rule Studies

TUCSON, Ariz. and AUSTIN, Texas, October 15, 2019 — The Critical Path Institute (C-Path) and CDISC are pleased to announce the release of a global Foundational Standard that describes how to represent data for the natural history and efficacy studies conducted in animals submitted to applications under the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations commonly known as the Animal Rule. The Animal Rule provides a regulatory mechanism for the approval of drugs and licensure of biological products when human efficacy studies are not ethical or feasible.

HTG Announces the Launch of its New Autoimmune Profiling Assay

TUCSON, Ariz., Oct. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — HTG Molecular Diagnostics, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTGM) (HTG), a diagnostic company whose mission is to advance precision medicine, today announced it will begin taking orders for its new 2,002-gene HTG EdgeSeq Autoimmune Panel, which is expected to be commercially available for purchase in kit form or as a service in HTG’s VERI/O laboratory at the end of October 2019. 

Opportunity Alerts

It’s Time to Apply for the 2020 Flinn Bioscience Entrepreneurship Program  

The Flinn Foundation Bioscience Entrepreneurship Program offers early-stage Arizona bioscience firms an opportunity to apply for $30,000 in non-dilutive funding and a robust package of benefits.

Applications open on Sept. 16th and close on Monday, Nov 4th 2019.

Learn more and apply here

 It’s time to get ready for J.P. Morgan Healthcare week.

Here is your list of events and tools to sign up for today.

BIO International Convention  – June 8 – 11, 2020 – San Diego


There are 124 Jobs at the AZBio Career Center.

In the Spotlight:

Associate Engineer Balloon Development

Poba Medical Inc – Flagstaff

Director Business Development Life Sciences

Skysong Innovations – Scottsdale

Project Manager

Title21 Health Solutions – Phoenix

Interns-Digital Media

EndoVantage, LLC – Scottsdale

Check out 5 additional EndoVantage positions!

Open Rank Professor in Evolution and BiophysicsDepartment of Physics – ASU – Tempe

Click here to view ALL opportunities or post positions at your  company.  

Based on Member Feedback, 30-day basic job postings will remain free for AZBio Members through the end of 2019.

Post your open positions or upload your resume today! 

Events  – Committees – Savings

 Sign up today! 

Women’s Angel Investor Forum

  • Oct 23, 2019 – Phoenix

Mini-Medical School – Flinn Foundation Buffmire Lecture

  • Oct 28, 2019 – Phoenix

KOL Luncheon: Breast Cancer Molecular Diagnostics

  • Oct 29, 2019 – USA

AZBio Fall Member Reception

  • Nov 21, 2019 – Phoenix

7th Annual Cure Corridor Event

  • Dec 4, 2019 – Scottsdale

AZBio Trailblazer Awards and Legislator Appreciation Luncheon

  • Dec 12, 2019 – Phoenix

State Bio Friends Reception – JPM Week 2020

  • Jan 12, 2020 – San Francisco

15th Annual Non-Dilutive Funding Summit

  • Jan 15, 2020 – San Francisco

BIO CEO & Investor Conference 2020

  • Feb 10, 2020 – New York

Thursday, November 14th at 3 PM  AZ/MST

All AZBio Members are welcome to join the AZBio Government Affairs Committee.  Click here to be added to the committee  

SAVINGS:  AZBio Purchasing Power

AZBio Members saved over $3 Million via AZBio Purchasing Power in 2018. 

 Click here to learn more how YOU can save on these product and services. 


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