AZBio In The Loop for the Week of April 9, 2018



 See Which Arizona Company is “The Buzz Of BIO”

As BIO celebrates its 25-year anniversary, the upcoming BIO International Convention June 4-7 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center will highlight the organization’s past and imagine the future. With the theme and tagline, “make history”, BIO 2018 will be remembered for its high-profile speakers, over 16,000 attendees, 1,800 exhibitors, record breaking partnering meetings, stellar education program, global pavilions and networking events.

AZBio Member News

Join the AZBio Board of Directors at the Medtronic Tempe Campus on April 26, 2018 from 5:30 – 7:30 PM for the AZBio Spring Reception.

It’s a great way to see old friends, make new connections, and get to know members of your community. Learn more and register today

Representative Gallego Visits With Innovators at CEI

Representative Ruben Gallego (AZ-7) joined AZBio on a visit to the Center for Entrepreneurial  Innovation at GateWay Community College (CEI) for a tour of on of Arizona’s premier life science incubators and an exchange of ideas with Arizona innovators on April 3, 2018.

Creating of a Key Component in the Cancer Continuum of Care

VisionGate is Leveraging the Cell-CT™ Platform to Expand Cancer Diagnostics Services, Biopharmaceutical Services and Cancer Prevention Medicines

A New Patent for HTG – This time in Japan

HTG Announces New Patent for Its Technology Issued in Japan – Patent covers nuclease protection methods for detection of nucleotide variants 

VisionGate Announces Two New Appointments to the Board of Directors

Biotech Experienced Directors Further Strengthen the Company Leadership

Immunotherapy: Cancer’s New Frontier

Your immune system never sleeps. Every moment of the day, immune cells monitor your body for disease, calling for backup when they detect a threat. It’s a system that works elegantly — most of the time. It’s not foolproof; if it were, we would never get cancer in the first place

Fast Track to Discovery: Online Course Will Show Researchers How to Bring a Medical Product to Market in Record Time

Revolutionary Program is Meant to Accelerate Commercialization in Cardiovascular Therapeutics, Bringing New Treatments to Patients Faster and at a Reduced Cost

Opportunity Alerts


Looking for Investors?  Applications are open for White Hat 2018

First Round Judging begins in May.  All applicants will know their status by August 1st.

InnoSTARS 2018: Connect With Chinese Investors And Strategic Partners

Grow Faster By Going Global: Connect With Chinese Investors And Strategic Partners. Apply now to join AZBio’s CEO at InnoSTARS in Houston May 14-15, 2018

 Tell us who inspires you…

Nominations are open for the 2018 AZBio Awards.  Learn More 
Applications are now open for the Student Discovery Zone.  Learn More

Post your open career opportunities today at

Who’s Hiring?  

Check out career opportunities with Critical Path Institute, Midwestern University, and Regenesis Biomedical.

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CEI Design Days

  • Apr 10, 2018 – Phoenix

AZ-HCIF Family Office Forum

  • Apr 11, 2018 – Phoenix

2018 Arizona Cord Blood Conference

  • Apr 13, 2018 – Tempe

Bayesian Statistics: A Paradigm For 21st Century Science

  • Apr 20, 2018 – Tucson

Focus On Lyme Scientific Conference and Dinner

  • Apr 26, 2018 – Paradise Valley

AZBio Spring Reception At The Medtronic Tempe Campus

  • Apr 26, 2018 – Tempe

Lyme Disease Patient Forum

  • Apr 27, 2018 – Scottsdale

AZMN Cancer Caregivers Seminar

  • Apr 28, 2018 – Phoenix

MDMA Annual Meeting

  • May 2, 2018 – Washington

InnoSTARS 2018

  • May 14, 2018 – Houston

BIO International Convention 2018

  • Jun 4, 2018 – Boston

The MedTech Conference

  • Sep 24, 2018 – Philadelphia

Arizona Bioscience Week 2018

  • Oct 1, 2018 – Chandler

2018 AZBio Awards

  • Oct 3, 2018 – Phoenix

White Hat 2018

  • Oct 4, 2018 – Phoenix

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2018 AZBio Legislative Watch List

Save the date: AZBio Government Affairs Call: Thursday April  12th at 3 PM 
All AZBio Members are welcome to join the AZBio Government Affairs Committee.  Click here to be added to the committee  

 Click here to download our 2018 Plans

SAVINGS: AZBio Purchasing Power

 AZBio Members saved over $3 Million via AZBio Purchasing Power in 2017. 

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 Thank you to our AZBio Supporters

Legacy Level:  Arizona Commerce Authority * BIO *  Dorn Policy Group  * Flinn Foundation 
Chairman’s Circle:    BusinessWire  * City of Phoenix * Roche 
Leadership Level: Alliant Insurance * Amanda Vega Consulting * Amgen * Arizona Science Center * Bard Peripheral Vascular  * City of Scottsdale *  City of Tempe  *  Cord Blood Registry (CBR) * Dignity Health * Genentech  * Janssen Biotech * KCA * Medtronic Tempe Campus * New Angle Media *   Novartis  *  Pfizer *  PhRMA *  Roche Diagnostics *  TGen * The Biodesign Institute at ASU * UA BIO5 * Ulthera * University of Arizona * Ventana Medical Systems * VWR   
Sustaining Partners:  AdvaMed  * Affordable Image * Alliance Bank of Arizona *  Allergan  *  APS * Bank of America * Bristol-Myers Squibb *  EY * International Research Center * Merrill Lynch * Midwestern University * NFP *  PADT Medical * Perkins Coie * Pinnacle Transplant Technologies  *  Snell & Wilmer * U.S. Trust  

AZBio Supporters make what we do possible.

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