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
BioFuels and the use of BioMass to create energy are great examples of clean and green technologies. This week AZBio hosted leaders from across our community who are leading in this area. Also joining us was Josh Hottenstein a member of the CleanTech Open team. Below is a recent announcement about the CleanTech Open. This is […]
NAU Research VP Laura Huenneke chosen as new provost Laura Huenneke, NAU vice president for Research since 2008, has been named provost and vice president for Academic Affairs, President John Haeger announced today. Regents’ professor William Grabe, a member of the NAU faculty since 1984, will assume Huenneke’s position.
This Spring AZBio is picking up the pace with more ways for you and your bioscience team to Move Forward…Faster. The process of acceleration requires that we connect, engage and collaborate each step of the way. When we step it up, so can you. Each month this Spring we have opportunities for you to build new […]
AZBio partners with LexisNexis and State Net to bring you all the latest updates from Washington DC and around the nation. Check out the latest in the March 19, 2012 edition.
- SBIR Road Tour 2019
- AZBio Summer Social 2019 at GlobalMed
- The Rocky Mountain Life Science Investor & Partnering Conference
- 09/04/2019 - 09/05/2019
- RESI 2019 - Boston
- The MedTech Conference 2019
- 09/23/2019 - 09/25/2019