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
Tucson, AZ (August 16, 2012) – After a competitive multi-state process, Accelr8 Technology Corporation (NYSE MKT: AXK) today announces that it is moving its headquarters from Denver, CO to Tucson, AZ. SOURCE: TREO
Scottsdale, Arizona’s GlobalMed comes in at #95 on the Inc.500 list and is named on of the hottest growth companies by Modern Healthcare.
John D. Carroll of FierceBiotech to Keynote the 2012 AZBio Awards Gala
Xeridiem, a vertically integrated OEM that designs, develops and manufactures complex single use medical devices in Tucson, Arizona, will provide LoneStar Heart Inc. with design and development services for the minimally invasive delivery system for Algisyl-LVR®, an implantable biopolymer for the treatment of dilated cardiomyopathy.
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- Open Door at ASU Biodesign Tempe
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- 02/25/2020 - 02/26/2020
- 2020 Health Policy Symposium - Improving Healthcare Through Transparency and Collaboration
- 2020 McKenna Lecture by Susan Dentzer