AZ FAST Grants – Apply by Dec 31 2022


The Arizona Commerce Authority has partnered with the Small Business Administration to facilitate the SBIR program in Arizona. Arizona’s FAST program provides funds, resources, training, and network opportunities to help entrepreneurs succeed in their SBIR proposal.

Please note: FAST Grant funding is only available to Arizona businesses seeking an SBIR-funded grant. FAST Grant applications are being accepted through December 31, 2022.






C-Path and Eisai Data Sharing Collaboration to Include Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome Registry and Clinical Trial Data

TUCSON, Ariz., Nov. 2, 2022 — Critical Path Institute (C-Path) and the Eisai Co., Ltd. (Eisai) today announced a joint collaboration to significantly promote data sharing and incorporate Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome (LGS) clinical trial data, into C-Path’s Rare Disease Cures Accelerator-Data and Analytics Platform (RDCA-DAP®).Continue reading

CashLabs LLC Acquires Beacon Biomedical Inc.

Phoenix, Ariz. (November 1, 2022) – CashLabs LLC, a Tucson Arizona based national laboratory platform, announced the acquisition of Beacon Biomedical, a Phoenix Arizona based CLIA accredited medical laboratory focused on the development and commercialization of early detection cancer screening tests.Continue reading

BIO and AZBio 2022 Reports Illustrate Bioindustry Impact

The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) and the Council of State Bioscience Associations (CSBA) today released new data on the bioscience industry in the United States. The report includes individual fact sheets for all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, which can be found alongside the full report and interactive map at  AZBio uses this data and additional federally reported data to build its statewide progress report.

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