AZBio In The Loop for the week of February 19, 2018




Don’t forget to sign up for the next AZBio Gathering:

Bioscience and Baseball at Tempe Diablo Stadium
Mar 23, 2018 – Tempe  – Game Time 1:10 PM
Please Register Before February 28th

Family Fun – Open Door at ASU Biodesign

Feb 24, 2018 – ASU Biodesign Institute, Tempe, Arizona 

AZBio Member News

Sinema Passes Bill to Cut Red Tape, Help Arizona Companies Making Life-Saving Breakthroughs

Legislation will create jobs, grow Arizona businesses in biomedicine, science

“The goal of this bill is to ensure that more dollars continue to go to R&D and job creation and less to unnecessary red tape” ~  Joan Koerber-Walker, President & CEO, AZBio

Cancer-fighting nanorobots programmed to seek and destroy tumors

Study shows first applications of DNA origami for nanomedicine 

Opportunity Alerts


Freedom From Cancer Start Up Challenge

The Center for Advancing Innovation and MedImmune have partnered to launch the Freedom from Cancer Startup Challenge(FCSC). The FCSC will feature risk mitigated, and commercially viable inventions from leading research organizations. 

 Rare Disease Desert Symposium hosted by Icagen 
Tucson Symposium –  Hosted by Ventana

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Check out career opportunities with Critical Path Institute, Regenesis Biomedical, and TGen/Helios Scholars (Internship).  

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2018 AZBio Legislative Watch List

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