Arizona Biosciences News

Mar 31, 2015

Roadmap luncheons to highlight Arizona’s bioscience growth and entrepreneurship

The Flinn Foundation is hosting three Bioscience Roadmap luncheons this week to highlight the growth of Arizona’s bioscience sector over the past year, with a special focus on progress in bioscience entrepreneurship and economic development.

Mar, 31, 2015
The Flinn Foundation celebrates 50 years

The Flinn Foundation is celebrating 50 years since its founding in 1965 by Dr. Robert S. and Irene P. Flinn, who started the privately endowed grantmaking organization “to improve the quality of life in Arizona.”

Mar, 20, 2015
Biozona Weekly: STEM celebrations; Agriculture technology; Angel investors

Top bioscience news, March 13-20, 2015: STEM celebrations to be held in Flagstaff, Verde Valley; Arizona technology aims to improve crop quality, yield; Angel investors open office at Center for Entrepreneurial Innovation

Mar, 13, 2015
Biozona Weekly: Laboratory expansion; Startup website; Venture Madness

Top bioscience news, March 5-13, 2015: LCMS Laboratories expanding into Oro Valley; Arizona Commerce Authority launches website section for startups; Three bioscience companies make final four of Venture Madness competition

Mar, 05, 2015
Biozona Weekly: Banner merger; Valley fever vaccine; Lab-testing bill

Top bioscience news, Feb. 26-March 5, 2015: Banner merger to impact Tucson; Valley fever vaccine needs trial funding; Lab-testing bill pushed by Theranos at state legislature

Feb, 26, 2015
Biozona Weekly: Alzheimer’s mystery; STEM teachers; NSF visit

Top bioscience news, Feb. 11-23, 2015: Banner Alzheimer’s Institute studies Colombian family prone to disease; National Science Foundation director visits Arizona; NAU joins nationwide effort to produce 100,000 new STEM teachers

Feb, 13, 2015
Biozona Weekly: Arizona SciTech Festival; Health Campus; Tech Launch Arizona

Top bioscience news, Feb. 9-12, 2015: Arizona SciTech Festival to feature 800 events around state; New $30M health campus planned in West Valley; Tech Launch Arizona seeing increased startups, invention disclosures, patents