From Discovery To Development To Delivery
AZBio is committed to building a top-tier life science industry in Arizona.
Arizona has a sizable and rapidly growing bioscience industry. State bioscience firms employed 25,686 in 2016 in 1,310 individual business establishments. Industry employment has grown by 9 percent since 2014, twice the growth rate of the nation, with four of the five major subsectors adding jobs during the period. Both drugs and pharmaceuticals and research, testing and medical labs have experienced double-digit job growth since 2014. Arizona inventors have been awarded nearly 2,000 bioscience-related patents since 2014, among the second quintile of states in patent activity. Since 2015, NIH awards to Arizona institutions have increased, reaching $189 million in FY 2017. (Get The Facts)
AZBio Members Are Making LIFE Bettter
AZBio Members discover, develop, and deliver life-saving and life-changing innovations.
Get Connected With Arizona's Bioindustry
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 2018 AZBio Trailblazer Honorees are: Senator Nancy Barto, Senator Sean Bowie, Senator Kate Brophy McGee, Representative Douglass Coleman, Representative Heather Carter, Representative Regina Cobb, DDS, Representative Randall Friese, MD, Representative Mark Finchem, Representative Maria Syms, and Representative Jeff Weninger. Senator Kimberly Yee will be honored with the Chairman’s Award.
arivis AG announces new release of the desktop software Vision4D for Analysis of Microscope 3D and 4D Image Data
The biggest release of arivis Vision4D, with the version 3.0, arivis brings several new tools enabling users to perform image analysis more efficiently.
Dr. Daniel D. Von Hoff and Dr. Michael Berens receive awards recognizing lifetime contributions to biomedical-science leadership and innovation
- BIO Investor Forum 2018
- 10/17/2018 - 10/18/2018
- San Francisco
- Flinn Foundation Bioscience Entrepreneurship Program Info Session Call
- AZMN Cancer Caregivers Conference - Young People ARE Caregivers TOO!
- National SBIR STTR Conference 2018
- 10/30/2018 - 11/01/2018
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