As part of the all-Russian project "Pharma 2020" on the basis of Kazan Federal University (CFI, a former KSU) will be set up research and educational center and pilot plant for the development and organization of production of innovative drugs and substances. In the first phase will reconstruct nearly 5,000 square meters. m space and purchase equipment for a total of 900 million rubles.
The total amount of funds allocated under the program of modernization Russian pharmaceutical industry to 2020 will amount to 188 billion rubles. The ultimate goal of the project — to increase the share of domestic production of medicines to 50%, and the share of medical equipment and medical supplies to 40%. The share of domestic strategically important medicines and essential drugs should be increased to 90%. In ten years, you need to create and seven research centers on the development of medical technology and 10 similar centers for drug development. Some of these centers in 2014 and will enter the University of Kazan, the press service of the CFI.
In May of this year, established a scientific and educational center of pharmaceuticals CFI, the structure of which has four academic departments: medicinal chemistry, pharmacology, biotechnology and bioengineering, gene and cell technologies, as well as structural biology laboratory studies of drugs. It is assumed that the employees of these departments will form the basis of similar educational departments, which will prepare the staff of the new format in the first part of the Chemical Institute. AM Butlerov and Biology and Soil Sciences, and later planned development program CFI Institute of Basic Medicine. Currently, we are actively working to create the Department of Pharmacology in the Faculty of Biology and Soil in "Biology".
The program "Pharma 2020" to 2020 before domestic universities tasked with preparing a total of 5,000 new generation of specialists — chemists, biologists, pharmacologists, clinicians, pharmacists, managers, and managers. To do this, on the basis of the structures to be formed first CFI pharmaceutical cluster of Tatarstan, and then farmklaster PPO.