Phoenix is the 5th largest city in the nation and fastest growing for 4 years in a row. It is ranked 5th in the nation by CBRE as an emerging life science market. Its 30-acre Phoenix Biomedical Campus (PBC) is a premier location for bio-innovation in the heart of Downtown and the only place where all 3 of Arizona’s public universities can be found in one place. ASU, UArizona & NAU have top ranked medical education and research on the PBC. It is home to a number of research institutes – the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) an affiliate of the City of Hope, International Genomics Consortium, NIH NIDDK, and Dignity Health Cancer Institute. The PBC is also home to private life science leaders who have access to more than 20 institutes of excellence within 2 miles. The PBC's Phoenix Bioscience High School is a top ranked STEM high school. The new 850 PBC provides lab-enable space for more bio-innovators to join others driving translational discovery on the PBC.