Denis Manturov noted high quality level of pharma industry in Novosibirsk

Russian Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov visited Novosibirsk, where he inspected a number of enterprises of Technopark of Novosibirsk Akademgorodok JSC and Innovative Medical Technology Center JSC.

In Technopark of Novosibirsk Akademgorodok,  new products and production facility of medical devices for cardiovascular surgery (Angioline Group) were demonstrated to Denis Manturov. Angioline is the first Russian manufacturer of coronary stents. Today, the company makes more than 15 hi-tech devices for interventional cardiac surgery and develops new products (aortic heart valve, vena cava filter, stent graft, etc.) As of 2017, about 160 medical institutions in 63 Russian regions use company’s medical devices, and the number of implants using company’s products exceeds 100,000.

Innovative Medical Technology Center currently includes a center for prototyping innovative medical devices and technologies, regional engineering center, innovation clinic, training and business center, and medical industrial park. Medical Technopark is successfully developing diagnostic, clinical, rehabilitation, and surgical technologies in the area of traumatology, orthopedics, neurosurgery, oncology, urology, and regenerative medicine. For example, NEVZ-Ceramics JSC develops and manufactures medical devices from biocompatible medical nanoceramics for traumatology and orthopedics.

Several companies presented their products, namely, Endoservice LLC, which manufactures prosthetic implants and tools for their installation; AlfaMedica LLC, which implements a project to expand the range of medical devices manufactured in Medical Industrial Park; and Vector-BiAlgam JSC, a biotech company manufacturing pharmaceutical and immunobiological drugs, and probiotic products. Denis Manturov noted high quality level of visited enterprises.