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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
By: Lorri Allen/Cronkite News Service Originally published: Nov 21, 2012 – 9:04 am
With 5 weeks left in 2012 and a new year right around the corner, each week is an opportunity to focus in on one area that creates new opportunities in 2013. Between now an the end of the year, your IN THE LOOP will feature a new tip each week. So as we countdown to 2013…
Ernst and Young Technical Line: Implementing the medical device excise tax
PHOENIX – Hundreds of students from all three state universities will learn side-by-side about the realities of a health pandemic during an exercise set for Tuesday, Nov. 27, from 9 a.m. to noon in Phoenix and Tucson. The exercise, sponsored by the Interprofessional Education and Practice program at the University of Arizona, will bring students […]