FBSI of Roszdravnadzor IMTSEUAOSMP signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Official Network of European Union Control Laboratories for the serial production of vaccines for human use and medicines from human blood and plasma (OCABR)

FBSI of Roszdravnadzor IMTSEUAOSMP signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Official Network of European Union Control Laboratories for the serial production of vaccines for human use and medicines from human blood and plasma (OCABR)

On September 30, 2019, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Federal State Institution “Information and Methodological Center for Expertise, Accounting and Analysis of Circulation of Medical Devices” by Roszdravnadzor and the Official Network of European Union Control Laboratories for the serial production of vaccines for human use and medicines from human blood and plasma ( OCABR), which operates under the auspices of the European Directorate for Drug Quality and Health (EDQM).

In accordance with the Memorandum, the OCABR Network and the Krasnoyarsk branch of the Federal State Institution “IMTSEUAOSMP” will constantly exchange information on issues related to the control of vaccines and preparations made from human blood and plasma. FBSI of Roszdravnadzor will get access to internal documents and procedures of the OCABR Network, will participate in the organization’s annual sessions, and will also begin to receive urgent information (including confidential) regarding the status of series of drugs that are deemed inappropriate and subject to withdrawal from circulation.

The Memorandum of Understanding was signed by Konstantin Belanov, Director General of the Federal State Institution of Health and Safety, Medical and Biological Supervision of the Healthcare and Human Health of the Russian Federation, and Susan Keitel, Director of EDQM.