Vaccination Calendar: Supplies Start
Supplies of vaccines included into the National Vaccination Calendar (NVC) are performed by National Immunobiological Company (State Corporation Rostech), which has been defined as the sole vaccine supplier for NVC to the end of 2017, by the RF Government decree.
This year State Corporation Rostech will supply vaccines for prevention of influenza, hepatitis B, pertussis, diphtheria, tetanus, measles, mumps, rubella and tuberculosis. Overall Russian regions will receive over 100 mln doses of vaccines, including products manufactured at own facilities of the holding, as well as those purchased in local pharma companies. Note, that the company cooperates only with suppliers performing all stages of technological cycle of production of drugs in the Russian Federation. Currently, there are six companies.