Arizona Biosciences News

Jan 29, 2015

Banner Health-University of Arizona Health Network merger approved by Arizona Board of Regents

The Arizona Board of Regents unanimously approved Banner Health’s $1 billion-plus merger with the University of Arizona Health Network, paving the way for Banner’s acquisition of the network’s two-hospital system and a long-term academic partnership with the University of Arizona College of Medicine.

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

Feb, 05, 2015
Biozona Weekly: Phoenix Biomedical Campus; Venture Madness; STEM school

Top bioscience news, Jan. 30-Feb. 4, 2015: City seeks new ideas for Phoenix Biomedical Campus; Venture Madness advances 16 companies to live pitch competition; Flagstaff elementary school on its way to STEM academy