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    $363M IN NEW GRANTS AND GIFTS

    In the last five years alone, BIO5-affiliated research has brought in $363+M as a result of $47M in TRIF funding, providing an almost eight-fold return on investment.

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    350+ Members

    BIO5 researchers are working together at the intersection of disciplines to improve health and life in Arizona and the world.

  • University of Arizona Campus

    13 UA-AFFILIATED COLLEGES

    BIO5 members have primary faculty appointments in over 13 colleges across the university.

  • University of Arizona campus landscape

    70 UA-AFFILIATED DEPARTMENTS

    BIO5 members are associated with more than 70 UA departments, providing a true multidisciplinary approach.

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    45 SPINOUT COMPANIES

    BIO5-affiliated researchers have created 45 startup companies in the last decade, resulting in new technologies, diagnostics, and treatments. Learn More

  • A researcher working on a grant

    $1+M IN ANNUAL SEED GRANTS

    BIO5 supports innovative projects and new ideas to further interdisciplinary, catalytic early-stage research by funding seed, pilot, and equipment grants totaling over $1M each year.

  • Training Students in the Lab

    1,300 Training Opportunities

    BIO5 provides 1,300+ hands-on training opportunities annually to high school, undergraduate, graduate, and post-doctoral students.

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    477 KEYS Alumni

    BIO5’s renowned KEYS Research Internship has trained 477 Arizona high school students to-date, most of whom have gone on to one of Arizona’s public universities.

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    50 CONFERENCES AND SEMINARS

    Each year, BIO5 hosts and leads over 50 interdisciplinary events to create connections and encourage the sharing of knowledge.

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