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RusnanoMedInvest

www.rmi.com.ru

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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  • 17 November 2017

    FDA Overhauls Inspection Process and Field Operations

    To ensure the quality and safety of drugs, biologics, and medical products more efficiently and effectively, FDA is making significant changes in its plant inspection program, including more attention to imports and to foreign producers of drugs for American consumers. An aim is to target manufacturing oversight to more high-risk operations and free up resources for greater scrutiny of foreign facilities in the process.

  • 16 November 2017

    EMA and EUnetHTA published a new joint work plan

    The European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the European Network for Health Technology Assessment (EUnetHTA) have published a joint work plan outlining key areas of collaboration for the next three years.

  • 16 November 2017

    U.S. approves digital pill that tracks when patients take it

    U.S. regulators have approved the first digital pill with an embedded sensor to track if patients are taking their medication properly, marking a significant step forward in the convergence of healthcare and technology.

  • 15 November 2017

    MIT scientists propose a safer way to edit genes with CRISPR

    The gene editing system CRISPR-Cas9 has generated excitement for its potential use in eliminating disease-causing irregularities in DNA. But most CRISPR systems rely on viruses to carry Cas9 components into cells, where they then go to work cutting DNA.

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