Moscow Endocrine Plant will acquire all sites of the former enterprise for destruction of chemical weapons in the Bryansk region in Q1 2019 aiming at establishing an affiliate for manufacturing active pharmaceutical substances.
The first Russian intradermal implant has successfully passed the state registration. This product has been developed over the past three years with the support of the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Russian companies are actively investing and working on new generation antibiotics. The Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade said that the development of new antibiotics is a priority project for the Ministry.
Prime Minister of the Russian Federation signed the Order No. 791-r of April 28, 2018, which approved the operation model for the system of labeling products by means of identification in the Russian Federation.
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.
The Russian pharmaceutical industry shows impressive results. As of January 1, 2018, Russian manufacturers registered 468 international nonproprietary names (INNs), or 84.2% of the total number of registered drugs.
The Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade submitted to the government a draft law allowing cultivation of narcotic plants for pharmaceutical industry. This includes the opium poppy, which is used to manufacture painkillers.