WebPT adds patient relationship management platform with new acquisition / Phoenix Business Journal
Phoenix-based software company WebPT Inc. has acquired a company with a care-management platform that uses marketing automation to help patients complete physical therapy.
Old NAU dorm makes way for new STEM building / Arizona Daily Sun
Northern Arizona University received funding approval for a new $139 million, 162,500-square-foot academic and research building that will be home to multiple STEM disciplines.
Arizonans and visitors from across the United States will come together during Arizona Bioscience Week to exchange ideas, celebrate success and gain a glimpse of even greater opportunities for innovation in the future.
Although the Phoenix metro area’s reputation as a growing tech hub has flourished in recent years, funding these kinds of startups is a relatively new—and potentially risky —prospect for many Valley investors.
Researchers at Translational Genomics Research Institute in Phoenix are studying tissue from a 7-year-old boy who died in January from a rare cancer known as DIPG to not only understand the disease but come up with a cure and biomarkers to see if current treatment is working.
Research oncologist joins TGen, City of Hope, HonorHealth / Phoenix Business Journal
Dr. Sunil Sharma, a research oncologist responsible for helping to develop some of the world’s most advanced anti-cancer agents, has left a prestigious position in Utah to take joint appointments with the Translational Genomics Research Institute, City of Hope, and HonorHealth.
Tucsonan launches venture-capital fund to support UA tech start-ups / Arizona Daily Star
Tucson businessman Fletcher McCusker has founded a new venture-capital fund, UA Venture Capital LLC, designed to support University of Arizona technology startups.