RusnanoMedInvest (a subsidiary of RUSNANO) - was founded in March 2012 and is Russia’s and Eastern Europe’s largest venture capital company specializing in innovative developments in the field of pharmaceuticals and biotechnology. Initial funding - $ 380 mln.

The key strategic objective of RusnanoMedInvest is to create a Russian-domiciled locus of world-class expertise in venture capital fundraising, deal origination and execution in Life Sciences, with a clear focus on innovative pharmaceutical projects backed by sustainable, cutting edge technologies.

Together with U.S. life sciences venture firm Domain Associates LLC, RusnanoMedInvest is now executing a pharmaceutical project to assume not less than 20 innovative molecules to be localized in Russia. Ultimately this will significantly reduce the introduction lead time of new and innovative medicines and medical devices in Russia targeted at delivering significant therapeutic benefits and efficiencies in disease areas that are classified as socially significant complex, poorly treated and widely prevalent diseases in Russia  in cases where no domestically sourced, effective treatment methods are available today.

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  • 20 March 2018

    Russia establishes its National Quality Infrastructure Council

    On March 14, Denis Manturov, the Russian Minister of Industry and Trade, chaired a meeting of the State Commission on Counteraction to Illegal Circulation of Industrial Products. The Minister said that, ensuring the “market purity” would require, in addition to providing more preferences for entrepreneurs operating strictly within the legal field, to guarantee to potential consumers that they purchase genuine rather than counterfeit and falsified products.

  • 20 March 2018

    Researchers in aging tie genes to brain degeneration

    As brain cells age, they lose their ability to perform basic functions, often leading to dementia and other neurodegenerative disorders. But what’s behind this decline, and can it be stopped? Two new studies out this week uncover links between genes and brain-cell functioning that could provide new targets for therapies aimed at neurodegenerative diseases.

  • 19 March 2018

    China established a new drug regulator

    After about five years as a standalone agency, the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) will merge into a gigantic national market supervision administration, with drug regulation as a new, second-tier bureau underneath.

  • 19 March 2018

    Project of EAEU unified goods traceability system was presented to the public

    The unified goods traceability system in the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) will provide consumers with access to reliable information about products, allow businesses to reduce their transaction costs, let member states to monitor the payment of taxes, minimize smuggling, and protect consumers.

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