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.
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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
Peoria’s bioscience builder recently changed names but its goal is unwavering The name of Peoria’s bioscience incubator has changed but its mission remains unchanged on the verge of its launch. BioInspire, previously Peoria Incucelerator, is expected to open early next month at 13660 N. 94th Drive in Plaza Del Rio near Loop 101 and Thunderbird […]
Rio Salado College is actively seeking qualified applicants for its National Science Foundation Noyce Scholars Program. The Application Deadline is June 1.
CellTrust launches HIPAA Compliant Communication Server to Provide Secure SMS, Secure Voice and Secure Email for Mobile Devices and Tablets CellTrust Provides HIPAA-Compliant Secure Unified Communication Server for SecureSMS, Voice, and Email Communication for Protected Heath Information (PHI)
Roy Parker is renowned for his work on the cellular machinery that translates genetic information into proteins. The history of the universe is becoming clearer thanks to the field of infrared astronomy and the contributions of Marcia J. Rieke.
- The MedTech Conference 2019
- 09/23/2019 - 09/25/2019
- Inaugural Interdisciplinary Cannabis Symposium hosted by The University of Arizona
- 2019 Arizona Wellbeing Commons Conference
- Arizona Bioscience Week - AZBW 2019
- 09/30/2019 - 10/04/2019
- Leading Women: Biotech & Beyond