On the List of Rospatent
A formula for treatment of West Nile Fever developed by scientist of the Urals Federal University (UFU) and Urals Center of Biopharmaceutical Technologies, has been included into the list of best Russian inventions 2015 prepared by Rospatent.
It is yet too early to talk about a new drug in the pharma market. The effects of the substance will be studied in animals (a number of preclinical trials are to be performed!), then clinical studies on volunteers will be performed. However, the success of researchers from Urals may be considered a first step on the way to create a new drug and production.
Russian patent for the product formula for treatment of West Nile fever belongs to the Urals center of biopharmaceutical technologies. Now the issue on obtaining a similar patent abroad is being discussed.