Yakut University to conduct clinical trial of drugs
The clinic of the North-Eastern Federal University, Medical Institute is accredited to conduct clinical trials of drugs for medical use, Yakutia 24 TV channel reports with the reference to the university.
The certificate of accreditation for a period up to 2024 was received on December 13, 2019 at the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation in Moscow.
“Research will be aimed at establishing the safety of drugs and their effectiveness for patients with a certain disease, as well as the preventive effectiveness of immunobiological drugs for healthy volunteers,” the words of Ivan Troev, Head of the Laboratory of Cell Technologies and Regenerative Medicine of the Clinic of NEFU, are quoted.
In addition, the possibilities of expanding indications for medical use and identifying previously unknown side effects of registered drugs will be explored.
According to the director of the Arctic Innovation Center of NEFU Nikolay Potapov, obtaining this accreditation is an excellent opportunity to conduct new research in the field of medicine, pharmacology, which, having a legal basis, will become the subject of partnership with developers of biopharmaceutical products.
“Attracting additional investment in this industry has received new tangible tools with this document,” he said.