Tag: Russia

Russia Made Changes to Circulation of Drugs Law

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The Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation published a notification on the regulation.gov.ru portal on the preparation of a regulatory legal act on amendments to part 3 of article 47...

Russia Can Join PIC/S and Break into New Pharmaceutical Markets

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The PIC/S (Pharmaceutical Inspection Co-operation Scheme) committee meeting was held in Japan. The representatives of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, FSI State Institute ...

WHO Praised Russian Stance on Proposed Heritable Human Genome Editing

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Following the birth of the world’s first genome-edited babies in November 2018, the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Expert Advisory Committee on Human Genome Editing was established a month later to...

Russian Pharma Supports Unified EAEU GMP Inspectorate

Association of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers of the Eurasian Economic Union with the support of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia, the Eurasian Economic Commission held a specialized confere...

Russia’s Ministry of Health May Revise Lists of Medicines

Russia’s Ministry of Health published the proposals for medicines inclusion to the lists of medicines for 2021. Preliminary, the commission approved 11 new positions. The document was posted on Octobe...

New Method of Cancer Detection Developed at Sechenov University

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Moscow hospitals started implementing a new method which allows diagnosing cancer at an early stage with just one drop of blood. The new technology has been developed by Sechenov doctors. The metho...

New R&D Center Biopolis Established in Kirov Region

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New research and educational center Biopolis is being created with the aim of forming strategic directions of development in the field of biotechnological and immunobiological technologies. Participan...

Government Announced Changes in Russian Vaccine Scheduler

In order to bring, in accordance with the current legislation of the Russian Federation, measures within the framework of the national calendar of preventive vaccinations and the calendar of preventiv...

List of Vital and Essential Drugs for 2020 Approved in Russia

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Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed Order No. 2406-r dated October 12, 2019, which supplements the list of vital and essential drugs for medical use (Vital and Essential Drugs) for 2020 with...

BMS Registered New Indication for Opdivo in Russia

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company announced that it has registered in Russia a new indication for the immuno-oncological drug Opdivo® (nivolumab), namely, as a monotherapy for common or recurrent cancer of...

Infamed K Opened New Pharmaceutical Substances Production Facility

The new pharmaceutical substance production facility was opened in the Ecobaltic industrial park on October 1. The commissioning of this facility allowed residents of the park to build a complete t...

GSK Registered Trelegy Ellipta in Russia

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GSK (GlaxoSmithKline) announced receipt of the registration certificate in the Russian Federation for the drug Trelegy Ellipta (fluticasone furoate/umeclidinium/vilanterol or FF/UMEC/VI) – the first t...

Ipsen Registered New Anticancer Drug in Russia

Ipsen announced the registration of a new anticancer drug in Russia, cabosantinib. The drug is intended for the treatment of advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC) in adult patients with intermediate or ...

Russia’s Ministry of Health Announced Duty for Examination of Drugs Registration Application

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The state duty for the examination of documents submitted to determine the possibility of state registration of a medicinal product for medical use with the establishment of post-registration measures...

Market Share of Locally Produced Medical Devices in Russia to Increase to 40% by 2024

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The market share of Russian medical devices due to the implementation of the National Healthcare project will increase from 23 to 40% by the end of 2024, said the Minister of Industry and Trade of the...

Alcon Launched Production of Intraocular Cataract Lenses in Russia

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Alkon, the world leader in ophthalmology, announced the launch in production of intraocular cataract lenses in Russia. The localization project is being implemented jointly with the NanOptika company,...