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
Attend… Learn… and Partner at the premiere conference for Medical Technology and Medical Devices… AdvaMed 2012 Join with AZBio, the Arizona Commerce Authority and leaders from across the state and across the country when we come together at the Boston Convention and Exposition Center – October 1 – 3, 2012
Recognizing the 15 ‘fiercest’ private medical device and diagnostic companies this year SPECIAL ADVAMED MEMBER FIERCE 15 NOMINATION FORM STILL OPEN DEADLINE: August 20th
June Monthly Fiscal Highlights for the State of Arizona Republished with permission from Senator John McComish, Representative Bob Robson and Representative Jeff Dial (Legislative District 20)
When AZBio and AZBio Members work together with our partners across the country, we can make a difference. AZBio member Robert Shatz of Arizona CarbonTech Cooperative, Inc. shares a real-world example of advocacy and partnership in action.
- TENWEST Impact Festival
- 10/11/2019 - 10/20/2019
- TENWEST: Idea Funding
- BIO Investor Forum 2019
- 10/22/2019 - 10/23/2019
- San Francisco
- Women’s Angel Investor Forum
- Mini-Medical School - Flinn Foundation Buffmire Lecture