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 a stroke of genius to combine tissue engineering and improved implant measurement technology,” said Jennifer Barton, head of the UA biomedical engineering department. “No one really knew what the specific loads were on these joints before this.”
A 4th of July Message from AZBio
On Thursday June 28, 2012 at 10 AM EST, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) made its landmark ruling in the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Volumes have been written and more is to come on the historic 5-4 decision. To view the full text of the decision click this link: SCOTUS ACA Ruling 06 […]
After a long and collaborative effort between the FDA and Industry, the Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act (FDASIA) including reauthorization of MDUFA and PDUFA head to the White House for signature into law.
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