Announced the arrival of a Russian vaccine against the coronavirus

National vaccine against coronavirus may appear by the end of the summer months, said the Director of the National research centre of epidemiology and Microbiology named Gamalei Alexander Gintsburg in the film Naila Asker-zade “Dangerous virus 5” on the channel “Russia 1”, RIA Novosti reported. According to Gunzburg, about a month should take pre-clinical testing […]

Domestic production of the smallpox vaccine could begin in 2021

Center of Virology and biotechnology “Vector” together with the company BIOCAD intends to register the vaccine for smallpox virus and begin production in 2021, reports TASS. “In December 2019 successfully completed the first phase of clinical trials on human volunteers, in September of 2020, we begin the second, the third phase of clinical trials and […]

The rule of “the third wheel” may in part go back to the past

Ministry of health proposed not to extend the rule of “the third wheel” for state procurement of drugs that can be purchased under trade names. The Ministry also proposes to limit the operation of the principle in the case of purchase of drugs by the decision of the medical Commission for a particular patient, writes […]

“National immunobiological company” will retain the status of sole supplier of vaccines

According to the decree of the RF government company “national immunobiological company” was authorized for the purchase of vaccines for immunization within the National vaccination calendar in 2020-2021 years. Thus, the company will retain the status of sole supplier of immunobiological preparations for inoculations netcalendar. At the disposal of the said powers shall apply only […]

“Baltfarm” received permission to build the plant in the SEZ “Saint-Petersburg”

The company “Baltfarm” received permission for the construction of the plant in the Special economic zone. The document issued by the Service of state construction supervision and expertise of Saint Petersburg 12 may 2020. According to him, the company is able to build the object of capital construction – plant medicines and industrial warehouse building. […]

Moscow has bought a manufacturer of medical masks

In March the Moscow authorities bought the largest manufacturer of medical masks in Russia – OOO “KIT”, now this company produces the third volume of medical masks in Russia. About this “Vedomosti” said the Deputy mayor of Moscow Vladimir Yefimov. The production of medical masks – the main profile of the “Company of innovative technologies” […]

In Russia identified 10 598 new cases COVID-19

Over the past day in Russia, 598 confirmed 10 new cases of coronavirus in 85 regions. In 42.5% of patients with a positive test result there are no symptoms of the disease. Day 113 people had died, fully recovered 4696 people. In Moscow for the day revealed 4748 infections, in the Moscow region – 945, […]

In Moscow will hold a mass screening for COVID-19

The mayor of Moscow Sergey Sobyanin announced the holding in the capital of the study of population immunity to coronavirus infection. Screening for the presence of antibodies to COVID-19 will host more than 200 thousand residents a day. Mass screening program will be launched may 15, 2020, was announced by the mayor in his blog. […]

EMA: a vaccine against coronavirus may occur in the course of the year

The European medicines Agency (EMA) expects the market introduction of the vaccines against coronavirus infection in the course of the year, but it is only for the optimistic scenario. About it writes Reuters. EMA is negotiating with 33 pharmaceutical companies and undertakes all possible measures to encourage the development of vaccines, said the head of […]

RDIF announced the positive results of the KI favipiravir

The Russian direct investment Fund (RDIF) and a group of companies “Chemrar” announced the receipt of a positive first interim results of a multicenter randomized comparative open clinical study of the drug favipiravir, which takes place in patients hospitalized with COVID-19. According to the data collected, 60% of patients (from 40 participants) receiving favipiravir had […]

In Russia may receive a single on pharmacy management

The Minister of health of the Russian Federation Mikhail Murashko made for the establishment of the country’s state-owned enterprises, responsible for the field of medicine. He stated this at the plenary session of the state Duma on may 13 during the “government hour”, writes “the parliamentary newspaper”. At the meeting, the Deputy Alexander Petrov said […]

In Russia confirmed 9974 new cases COVID-19

In recent days in Russia revealed 9974 new case of coronavirus infection in 84 regions. At 40.6% of patients with a positive test result there are no clinical manifestations of the disease. The day there were 93 fatal outcome, completely recovered, 5527 people. About half of new cases identified in Moscow – there have been […]

In Russia confirmed 9974 new cases COVID-19

In recent days in Russia revealed 9974 new case of coronavirus infection in 84 regions. At 40.6% of patients with a positive test result there are no clinical manifestations of the disease. The day there were 93 fatal outcome, completely recovered, 5527 people. About half of new cases identified in Moscow – there have been […]

Murashko made for the introduction of a vertical management model in healthcare

The Minister of health of the Russian Federation Mikhail Murashko supports the introduction of vertically-integrated model of managing the health system, writes TASS. This will help to react quickly and make correct decisions in various situations, said Murashko. “By verticalization [health] I’m always for, you need to understand only the level of verticalization. Of course, […]

Murashko said about the need of transformation of the system

The system of mandatory medical insurance in Russia needs to be transformed and information, however, is a question of optimization is not, said the Minister of health of the Russian Federation Mikhail Murashko in a speech in the state Duma within the governmental hour. “The fact that the mandatory health insurance system should be transformed […]