Servier buys a biotech company Symphogen

French pharmaceutical company Servier announced the acquisition of Danish Symphogen, which will allow it to strengthen the portfolio immunologicheskikh drugs. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, wrote FiercePharma. After closing they will get the rights to several experimental drugs based on antibodies, which are at different stages of development. Under the terms of […]

In Russia launched the study of drugs for the treatment of coronavirus infection

On behalf of the head of the FMBA Veronika Skvortsova was initiated comparative clinical studies of drugs hydroxychloroquine, mefloquine and Russian drug kalidevi that will be used for the treatment of patients with coronavirus infection. This was reported by the press service of the FMBA. “6 April 2020 on the basis of SSC center named […]

Spbniivs bring to the market a tetravalent influenza vaccine in 2021

Saint-Petersburg Institute of vaccines and serums FMBA Russia (Spbniivs) expects the registration of a tetravalent influenza vaccine and next year plans to start its production, reported TASS the Director of the institution Victor Truhin. “Next year we will be ready to offer to our citizens, our newest development, tetravalent vaccine for the prevention of influenza […]

Invitro has become the centralized laboratory for the diagnosis COVID-19

“Invitro” starts to perform tests for coronavirus infection COVID-19 as a centralized laboratory. The first tests begins to perform laboratory complex in Novosibirsk. The laboratory will make the biological material from state medical institutions, clinics and hospitals. The first clinical samples for research will arrive within this week. Earlier it was reported that a test […]

The number of identified per day of the cases of the coronavirus exceeded 1000

In recent days in Russia 1154 confirmed a new case of coronavirus in 43 regions recorded 11 deaths. First diagnosed in the Republic of Karachay-Cherkessia. The day Russia has fully recovered 88. Just today in Russia reported 7497 cases of coronavirus in 81 region. For the entire period recorded 58 deaths. To date, the infection […]

In Russia the simplified registration of foreign drugs in emergency situations

Mikhail Mishustin signed the decree about simplification of registration of drugs used in emergency situations for the treatment and prevention of diseases dangerous for people. About it reports “Kommersant”. For the period of the emergency features of the examination of the quality of medicines may be established by the working group of the Ministry of […]

Russia will send the who a million dollars to fight coronavirus

Russia will allocate $ 1 million to the who to fight the coronavirus and will cover the cost of more than $ 61,4 million rubles for delivery in a number of States means for diagnosis. The corresponding order was prepared by the government of the Russian Federation, reports TASS. “Select in 2020 budgetary allocations from […]

The government restricted the retail sale of medical masks

Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin signed the resolution on peculiarities of circulation of medical products and restrictions on wholesale and retail trade. The document refers to the distribution of respirators, masks, gauze, medical gloves and medical protection kits, write “Vedomosti”. Federal operator by ensuring these medical products is assigned to the structure of Rostec Corporation Roskhimzaschita. […]

“Generium” has registered a rapid test for the presence of SARS-CoV-2

Roszdravnadzor has registered the test-system for Express-analysis of coronavirus infection developed by the group of companies “Medical-biological Union”. The right to medizdeliya belong to the company “Generium”. By using the new system, the detection of coronavirus RNA is carried out using loop isothermally amplification. The use of a kit for screening will allow 3 times […]

The Ministry will form a platform to support exporters in a pandemic

The Ministry of industry and trade forms a platform of support for Russian exporters in the context of pandemic coronavirus. The platform is created on the basis of previously organized in the Ministry of industry and trade of the operational headquarters for the coordination of work and the development of strategic approaches to the promotion […]

Novartis begins clinical study of Roksolana in patients with severe COVID-19

Novartis has announced plans to begin clinical trials by phase III, which will help assess the effectiveness of the drug rukolaine for the treatment of severe forms of excessive reactions of the immune system known as cytokine storm. For patients with COVID-19 this condition can lead to life-threatening complications of the respiratory system. Research will […]

The number of cases of coronavirus in Russia reached 6343 people

Over the past day in Russia, confirmed 954 new cases of coronavirus in 49 regions, two patients died. First diagnosed in the Republic of Karelia. Just today in Russia was 6 343 cases of coronavirus in 80 regions. For the whole period were 47 people died, recovered — 406. In Moscow for the day identified […]

Alexandra Dronova became the new Deputy Minister of health

The Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Mikhail Mishustin appointed Alexander Dronova state Secretary – Deputy Minister of health of the Russian Federation, informs RIA Novosti. “To appoint Dronovu Alexander V. state Secretary – Deputy Minister of health of the Russian Federation”, – is spoken in the order text. Earlier it was reported that Mishustin […]

“R-Pharm” will conduct a clinical study of the drug for the treatment of coronavirus

The Ministry of health of the Russian Federation issued a permit to conduct a clinical trial of the efficacy and safety of olokizumab (inhibitor of interleukin-6) and RPH-104 (inhibitor of interleukin-1) in the treatment of patients with severe infection COVID-19, reported the press service of “R-Pharm”. Blocking interleukin-1 (IL-1) and interleukin-6 (IL-6) by means of […]

CPS: now everyone can be tested for coronavirus

Another laboratory is beginning to undertake research on the coronavirus on a commercial basis. Now all citizens can take the test not according to the testimony, and on their own and without a doctor’s prescription, reported the press service of Rospotrebnadzor. While the service is available to residents of Moscow and Moscow region. From 6 […]

The number of cases of coronavirus worldwide exceeded one million

The global number of cases of infection with coronavirus, has exceeded 1 million, more than 53 thousand people died. By the number of cases leading countries are the USA, Italy, Spain, Germany and China, writes Reuters. The leaders in the number of deaths was Italy (13915 deaths) and Spain (10935 deaths). Despite the greater number […]