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
It’s that time of year. The time when we look back at what has been done, plan for what is yet to come, gather our partners around to say thanks, and engage in new projects for the year ahead. Progress: 2012 here, but before we say adieu to 2011 let’s look back at the progress […]
10th Annual BioPartnering North America™ Vancouver Convention Centre | Vancouver, BC, Canada | 26-28 February 2012 Click here to Register
Team of ASU student entrepreneurs came up with the award winning idea of turning the containers into portable maternity clinics that could be shipped to countries that had extremely high maternal mortality rates. ASU student startup named College Entrepreneur of the Year (As seen @ASUNews) See video about the G3Box project that won the national student entrepreneurship […]
2011 AZBio Fast Lane Award Honoree EmpowHER Media names Dr. Connie Mariano Chief Clinical Officer and Chair of Medical Advisory Board Leading Social Health Company for Women Appoints Lauded Industry Luminary and Former White House Physician to Clinical Oversight Roles (Click here for details) Dr. Connie Mariano www.EmpowHER.com
- KEYS Research Showcase
- Redefining Translational Medicine through Veterinary Clinical Trials
- Legal Lunch: the inter partes review process for challenging the validity of patents at the U.S. Patent Office
- AZBio End of Summer Reception
- RESI Healthtech Week
- 09/05/2018 - 09/07/2018