In Russia there can be new kinds of pharmacies

The Ministry intends to expand the list of pharmacy organizations, is currently preparing the relevant order of the Ministry. In addition to pharmacies, pharmacy points and pharmacy kiosks now in the signage and brand name will be highlighted in pharmacies and individual entrepreneurs, writes “Rossiyskaya Gazeta”. On the one hand, the information will appear for […]

Medtronic acquires developer of implants for the spine based on artificial intelligence

The company and Medicrea Medtronic, the developer of solutions for spine surgery based on artificial intelligence (AI), predictive modeling and personalized implants, has announced the conclusion of the tender agreement to purchase all of the outstanding shares of Medicrea. Medicrea the acquisition will allow Medtronic to strengthen its position as a leader in the development […]

In 2019, the RF identified 45 thousand cases of chronic hepatitis C

The number of identified cases of morbidity of chronic hepatitis C in Russia is gradually declining, in 2019, the number was more than 45 thousand, said the chief infectious diseases specialist of the Ministry of health Vladimir closets. “The peak of chronic hepatitis C in Russia was in 2009, and since then, the incidence slowly […]

Russia confirmed on 5 395 new cases COVID-19

In recent days in Russia 5 identified 395 new cases of coronavirus infection in 84 regions. 30% of patients there are no clinical manifestations. Recorded 150 deaths, was fully recovered 8 888 people. In Moscow confirmed 674 new cases of infection with coronavirus. The average rate of growth of new cases COVID-19 in Moscow for […]

Renewal will produce up to 2 million packages of medicinal tinctures in a month

From July 2020, Novosibirsk Renewal pharmaceutical company (“PFC Update”) launched a full-scale continuous manufacture of tinctures: Valerian, motherwort, propolis, calendula, peppers and others. In the future, the company expects the share to 25% of the market of liqueurs in Russia. Total investment in the creation and development of production-warehouse complex in RP Suzun (Novosibirsk region) […]

European regulators approved the use of a vaginal ring for HIV prevention

The European medicines Agency (EMA) approved the use of vaginal rings with dapivirine for the prevention of HIV infection in women older than 18 years living in developing countries. This is the first means of long-term protection from HIV infection, says MedicalXpress. Regulators approved the vaginal ring made from silicone elastomer and contains dapivirine (non-nucleoside […]

The Ministry of health has supported the development of standards of artificial intelligence

The Ministry of health has supported the development of fundamental standards for artificial intelligence in clinical medicine. The initiative to create national standards for the implementation of AI systems in clinical medicine belongs to the relevant Subcommittee of TC 164 “Artificial intelligence”, which was organized at the Centre for diagnostics and telemedicine. According to the […]

CPS: coronavirus on various surfaces remains viable for more than 48 hours

In the FBSI SRC VB “Vector” of Rospotrebnadzor studies have been conducted of the viability of the novel coronavirus on various surfaces. The scientists also tested the disinfectant properties of dozens of different substances: chlorine and alcohol-based disinfectants, disinfectants based on Quaternary ammonium compounds and tertiary amines. According to the study, it was shown that […]

AstraZeneca will pay up to $ 6 billion for its experimental anticancer drug

British pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca will pay the Japanese Daiichi Sankyo of up to $ 6 billion for an experimental drug DS-1062, used for treatment of malignant tumors. Under the agreement, the initial payment will be $ 1 billion, writes Reuters. DS-1062 is a promising class of conjugates of monoclonal antibody and drug. In AstraZeneca expects […]

The order of the Ministry of Finance has complicated the import to Russia of medicines

The working group of the Consultative Council on foreign investments (FIAC) has appealed to the Deputy Minister of Finance Alexey Sazanov with a proposal to finalize the new rules of customs clearance of products. This is due to the fact that many companies, including producers of pharmaceuticals and health food, is having difficulty with the […]

RNC Pharma: in June of importers of finished drugs again formed reserves

The total volume of import of medicines into Russia for January-June 2020 amounted to 269,3 billion, the dynamics of the same period of 2019 and are unable to escape from the negative zone (-2%), analysts said RNC Pharma. According to the Analytics company, in June, the importers again sought to form the stock, after it […]

“Vector” begins KI vaccines against coronavirus

State research center of Virology and biotechnology “Vector” has received permission from the Ministry of health to conduct clinical studies of vaccines against coronavirus. About it reports TASS. The permit was issued on July 24, the first volunteers should receive an injection of an experimental vaccine on July 27. Earlier, the head of the Department […]

The number of cases of coronavirus in Russia exceeded $ 818 thousand

In recent days in Russia identified 5 635 new cases of coronavirus infection in 84 regions. At 24.9% of patients there are no clinical manifestations of the disease. 24 hours died 85 people, fully recovered 3 079 patients. In Moscow for the day was 694 confirmed cases of infection in the Sverdlovsk region 252. On […]

AstraZeneca agreed with Accent Therapeutics to jointly develop the treatment of cancer

AstraZeneca announced a collaboration with Accent Therapeutics for research, development and commercialization of innovative medicines that have an impact on RNA-modifying proteins in the treatment of cancer. The cooperation of companies focused on targeted therapies aimed at RNA-modifying proteins that control various aspects of the biology of RNA. This is a new approach to fixing […]

Russia confirmed on 5 811 new cases COVID-19

In recent days in Russia identified 5 811 new cases of coronavirus infection in 84 regions. At 25.4% of patients there are no clinical manifestations of the disease. 24 hours was 154 fatal outcome, completely recovered, 8 444 people. In Moscow confirmed 645 new cases of infection with coronavirus. During the month the number of […]

Novartis will register in Russia medication for the treatment of SMA

In mid-July, Novartis filed with the Ministry of health dossiers for registration of drug gene therapy nazemnogo ibuprofen (trade name — Solvency), designed to treat spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). If approved Solvency will be the first gene therapy drug is registered in Russia, the Fund reported “Families of SMA”. In case of successful registration on […]

Pharmaceutical companies will have access to monitoring their medication

For the first time in Russia, drug manufacturers will have access to the data of monitoring the movement of its pharmaceutical products, and foreign companies will be able to encode drugs for import into the country in a special bonded warehouse. The corresponding decree was signed by Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin, writes “Rossiyskaya Gazeta”. The […]

In the Russian Federation approved new guidelines for the management of children with autism spectrum disorders

Scientific and practical Council of the Russian Ministry of health approved the new guidelines “autism spectrum Disorders in children.” The document was developed by Russian scientists, practicing psychiatrists, neurologists and clinical psychologists with the participation of international experts. In the working group was also attended by parents of children with ASD. The application of recommendations […]