Federation of European Biochemical
Societies CONGRESS 2013
“Mechanisms in Biology”
July 6th - 11th 2013,
St. Petersburg, RUSSIA
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Breakthroughs in Life Sciences: The Basis for Pharmaceutical Industry Development

July 8, 13.00 – 15.00  Hall 6-2

MINPROM Panel Discussion:
Breakthroughs in Life Sciences:
The Basis for Pharmaceutical Industry Development

Moderator: Alexey Egorov

Topics for discussion:

  • Means of state support of medical biotechnology in Russia: state program “Strategy of Pharmaceutical Industry Development in the Russian Federation for the Period up to the Year 2020”
  • Basic research today – new drugs and treatments tomorrow?
  • New horizons in biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry
  • From idea to product: development and market launch of new drugs. What is needed for success?
  • Risks and advantages of new technology. How to create positive perception of innovation on the market and involve business into new product development process?
  • Effective technology transfer. Special aspects of pharmaceutical industry
  • Establishment and scaling up of innovative drugs and medical devices manufacturing facilities

Speakers:
Dmitry Chagin, CEO, Medical & Pharmaceutical Projects XXI Century, Russia
Oleg Korzinov, COO, Northern Biopharmaceutical Cluster, Russia
Richard Lerner, Professor, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA, USA
Joseph Schlessinger, Professor, Yale University, USA
Maxim Skulachev, CEO, Mitotech LLC, Russia
Representative of the Russian Ministry of Industry, Russia
Marek Dziki, executive director of the biological and medical technology cluster of the Skolkovo Foundation