Drugs for HIV
Most drugs (60 percent) of drugs used in Russia for HIV will be manufactured in Tyumen. It was announced by the head of administration of Healthcare Department in the Tyumen region, Alexey Nemkov and chief doctor of regional Center of AIDS prevention and struggle Alexander Popkov , who spoke at the press-center of information agencies “Interfax Urals” and “Tyumen Line”.
The discussion was related to opening of united European week of HIV testing and further sequence of events related to struggle against HIV which will be held on December 1, in Tyumen.
Talking about prospects of organization of manufacture of drugs against HIV infection, Alexander Popkov remarked, that in Tyumen at UgraPharm plant preparatory works for implementation o f projects, implemented under support of the federal and regional budget, are ongoing. HCPs are confident, that Tyumen drugs against HIV will not be inferior to imported drugs as they are manufactured and will be manufactured according to the same technology.