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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)
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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 Honorable Jane Dee Hull will be honored with the AZBio Pioneer Award for Lifetime Achievement at the 2019 AZBio Awards
CHANDLER, Ariz — (BUSINESS WIRE) — The Arizona Bioindustry Association (AZBio) today announced that The Honorable Jane Dee Hull, 20th Governor of the State of Arizona will be honored on October 2, 2019 with the AZBio Pioneer Award for Lifetime Achievement at the AZBio Awards. The AZBio Pioneer Award for Lifetime Achievement is the highest […]
The collaborative project between the organizations will kick off at a launch meeting in September and will aim to reduce barriers for the development of new treatments and cures for rare diseases TUCSON, Ariz. and WASHINGTON, August 7, 2019 — The Critical Path Institute (C-Path) and the National Organization for Rare Disorders® (NORD) will host a meeting on Tuesday, September 17 in Bethesda, MD to formally […]
In a new study, Biodesign teams up with the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) and the Mayo Clinic in Arizona present a blood-based cancer monitoring test known as TARDIS, which improves the sensitivity of such tests by 100 times or more.
- Laws of Innovation Series: Negotiating Patent and Know-How License Agreements
- BIO Latin America
- 09/03/2019 - 09/04/2019
- São Paulo
- The Rocky Mountain Life Science Investor & Partnering Conference
- 09/04/2019 - 09/05/2019
- RESI 2019 - Boston
- MDMA’s 12th Annual Medical Technology Executive Forum
- Palo Alto