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
Participants at the virtual summit included invited leaders from 45 biotech and pharmaceutical companies, global experts in virology and immunology, and government officials, including Ambassador Deborah Birx and Dr. Robert Kadlec, who provided great insights with regards to the government’s coronavirus effort.
Dignity Health St. Joseph’s adopts innovative app to keep patients, medical staff and caregivers connected during COVID-19 pandemic
App from Medical Memory is a virtual solution to hospital visitor restrictions.
In the last 48-hours, there have been multiple reports warning the public about the medicines being tested as possible treatments for COVID-19. See below: Chloroquine treats malaria: Will it work against coronavirus? The side effects are risky, experts say AZ Couple took chloroquine phosphate – Man died; Woman in ICU Virus Drug Touted by Trump, […]
Health Analytics Firm Heads Up Releases Health Tracking Dashboard to Enable Home Monitoring During COVID-19
Applying digital health technology to facilitate self-monitoring, remote diagnostics and reducing strain on hospital systems.
- Biopreneur Business Brief
- FDA Webinar - Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) Waiver Applications Final Guidances
- AZBioPEERS: Fundraising Tales From The Road - Webcast
- The Digital MedTech Conference
- 05/19/2020 - 05/20/2020
- Los Angeles
- Arizona Bioscience Week - AZBW 2020
- 09/13/2020 - 09/19/2020