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NovaMedica

www.novamedica.com

NovaMedica is a modern Russian pharmaceutical company established in 2012 by Domain Associates LLC, leading U.S. venture capital firm, and RUSNANO, JSC. NovaMedica strategy is aimed at search, registration and localization in Russia of intellectual property rights for innovative pharmaceutical products and technologies as well as at development and implementation of own R&D-projects.

NovaMedica owns intellectual property rights within Russia and the CIS for 36 innovations which are part of the portfolio of RusnanoMedInvest, venture capital foundation. These are drugs for antivirus and anti-inflammatory therapy, to cure ophthalmic diseases and epilepsy as well as innovative technologies to detect oncological and infectious diseases.

NovaMedica also develops a pipeline of its own drug products. R&D Division of the company plans to develop about 15 own drugs by 2022. Five out of them are already on the different stage of development – from creation of a drug formulation up to clinical trials and state registration, and four more are on the stage of launch. These are drugs to cure disease in the sphere of gastroenterology, pain treatment, neurology, ophthalmology and rheumatology.

In April 2017 NovaMedica launched the Technology Center with state-of-the-art technological capabilities which were previously unobtainable in the Russian pharmaceutical industry.

In 2016 NovaMedica became the key partner of Pfizer in Russia. Within the frameworks of this partnership NovaMedica stared construction of a pharmaceutical GMP-facility in the Kaluga region in May 2017. 

NovaMedica possesses a well-developed infrastructure to market promotion and selling of pharmaceutical products. 

Media Center

  • 16 January 2018

    The coming of age of gene therapy: A review of the past and path forward

    After three decades of hopes tempered by setbacks, gene therapy—the process of treating a disease by modifying a person’s DNA—is no longer the future of medicine, but is part of the present-day clinical treatment toolkit. The Jan. 12 issue of the journal Science provides an in-depth and timely review of the key developments that have led to several successful gene therapy treatments for patients with serious medical conditions.

  • 16 January 2018

    Russia approves the mechanism for introducing the medicines into circulation

    A draft federal law on the introduction of medicinal products for human use into civil circulation was prepared by the Russian Ministry of Health. The bill proposes to establish a more effective legal regulation of relations associated with the elaboration, application and enforcement of requirements in the area of circulation of medicinal products for human use, namely, by establishing a mechanism for release control of medicines coming into the civil circulation in Russia.

  • 15 January 2018

    Drug discovery IT solutions will reach $5.3 billion globally by 2020

    The latest analysis, Growth Insights – Global Pharmaceutical Drug Discovery IT Solutions Market, Forecast to 2020, by Frost & Sullivan highlights the growing interest in big data analytics and artificial intelligence (AI)-based solutions.

  • 15 January 2018

    Clinical trials of Russian polio vaccine will be completed by mid-2018

    Russian scientists plan to complete the clinical trials of domestically developed inactivated polio vaccine by mid-2018 and are preparing the documents required for the registration of this drug. This was announced by Aidar Ishmukhametov, the Director of M.P. Chumakov Federal Scientific Center for Research and Development of Immunobiological Products of Russian Academy of Sciences.

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