The total number of deaths from coronavirus, has exceeded 700,000

Worldwide, the number of deaths from coronavirus infection was over 700,000. Leaders in deaths from COVID-19 were the United States, Brazil, India and Mexico. Approximately 24 hours from the coronavirus dies 5900 people, is about 247 people every hour, or 1 person in 15 seconds, according to Reuters.

Microgen expands production of preparations for allergen-specific immunotherapy

Scientific-production Association “Microgen” has concluded the agreement with JSC “Biomed” them. I. I. Mechnikov (member of JSC “Pharmstandard”) about acquisition of rights on 31 name of diagnostic and therapeutic allergens. This will allow you to organize in Russia the production of new drugs against allergies on the advanced technology. Following the transaction, the company’s portfolio […]

Russia has resumed carrying out preventive medical examinations and professional examinations

Due to the improved situation with the spread COVID-19 Russia started carrying out preventive medical examinations and professional examinations, in the period of high alert, the preventive measures were suspended. Today, medical inspections and prophylactic medical examination became available again for the adult population of Russia, except for citizens aged 65 years and older and […]

In Russia confirmed 5 204 new cases COVID-19

In recent days in Russia identified 5 204 new cases of coronavirus in 83 regions. At 25.8% of patients there are no clinical manifestations of the disease. The day died 139 people, fully recovered 7 555 patients. In Moscow during the day, was identified 687 cases of infection. On the second and third places in […]

The health Ministry recalled the need to adopt standard time medical reception

Vice-Premier of the Russian Federation Tatyana Golikova has instructed the healthcare Ministry until August 20 to approve and to bring to regions of the standard time that should be given to physicians of certain specialties for the reception of one patient. This is the second order Golikova about the statement of regulations of time, the […]

The CPS told about the progress of the vaccine trials Vector from coronavirus

All volunteers who received the vaccine for the coronavirus was developed by the State scientific center of Virology and biotechnology “Vector”, feel good, complications after the administration of the drug available. This was reported TASS the press service of Rospotrebnadzor. “All vaccinated volunteers feel good. Complications after introduction of the vaccine against the coronavirus Apiversion […]

The government has increased spending on subsidised medicines

The Cabinet has indexed the amount by which preferential categories of citizens can receive free medicines, medical products and health food. This decree was signed by Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin. Now the government will allocate per beneficiary 886,4 rubles a month. It will increase budget spending on social assistance to more than 988 million rubles […]

In the United States approved the first drug for the treatment of patients with suicidal thoughts

Us regulators authorized the use of intranasal spray with esketamine (esketamine) for treatment of patients with clinical depression and suicidal thoughts. Earlier studies have shown that the drug helps to quickly deal with thoughts of suicide and to alleviate the symptoms of depression, says MedicalXpress. Intranasal spray with esketamine (trade name Stravato) was originally registered […]

In Russia confirmed 5 159 new cases COVID-19

In Russia, for the day revealed 5 159 new cases of coronavirus infection, Interfax reported. This is the minimum number of infected per day since April 23, when the ill was 4.8 thousand people. In the last week the number of infected by the coronavirus was around 5,4-5,6 thousand people. Died at day 144, the […]

Terminally ill children will allow you to stay in the hospital with his parents

Vice-Premier of the Russian Federation Tatyana Golikova has instructed the regional Ministry of health to provide parents or other legal representatives in case of hospitalization for terminally ill children, reports TASS. The maintainer shall provide a bed and food. “The heads of Executive authorities of subjects of the Russian Federation in the sphere of health […]

The government will expand the list of strategically important drugs

For the first time in 10 years, the government intends to update the list of important drugs, production of which must be established in the country. This was stated by Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin at the working meeting with Deputy Prime Ministers. “I want to emphasize the decision on the production of medicines. Government updates […]

The Ministry of health recommended the inclusion of the drug from the AGR in the EDL

The Commission of the Ministry of health recommended the inclusion of nusinesses (trade name Spinrate), designed to treat spinal muscular atrophy, the list of vital and essential drugs (EDL) for the next year. “For most, the decision is made”, — quotes RIA Novosti words of the Director of the Department of drug supply and regulation […]

Study drugs will now be governed by the requirements of the EAEU

The government has approved a bill under which the order of study medication will not be set by the Ministry of health and in accordance with the requirements of the Eurasian economic Union (EEU). About it writes “the parliamentary newspaper”. “The bill provides an exception to the authority of the Ministry of health of Russia […]

Russia confirmed on 5 394 new cases of coronavirus infection

In recent days in Russia identified 5 394 new cases of coronavirus in 83 regions. At 26.2% of patients there are no clinical manifestations of the disease. Died 79 people, fully recovered 3 420 patients. In Moscow confirmed 693 new cases of infection with coronavirus infection. The number of new cases COVID-19 in the last […]

Siemens Healthineers buying Varian for 16.4 billion U.S. dollars

German Siemens Healthineers agreed to acquire the American company Varian Medical Systems for 16.4 billion dollars. The merger formed the largest player in the global market solutions for the treatment of cancer, writes Reuters. The deal will be the largest for Healthineers after allocation from structure Siemens in 2018. The interim financing the acquisition of […]

To down studies of two vaccines against COVID-19

The Ministry of health expects the application to conduct clinical trials of two vaccines against coronavirus infection. This was stated by the head of Department Mikhail Murashko, writes “Interfax”. The Minister added that the studies of the first vaccine, developed by the Institute Gamalei, has been completed. “The first vaccine against coronavirus, developed by the […]

The Ministry has ruled out the rise in prices of medicines due to the marking

Mandatory labelling of drugs will not lead to growth of their cost, or deficit, said in an interview with TASS, the Minister of industry and trade of Russia Denis Manturov. “The shortage of, and price increases, labelling, by definition, can not cause” – said the Minister. Manturov said that the Ministry is already seeing results […]