Archive for the ‘Russia’ Category

Russian Government May Exclude Foreign Manufacturers from Certain Medical Device Tenders

Thursday, August 1st, 2013

Medical device companies may find it more difficult to export products to Russia in the near future, according to the German foreign trade agency Germany Trade & Invest (GTAI). The Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade reportedly is preparing a law that would prohibit foreign companies from participating in government ...

Russia Introduces New Medical Device Regulations

Friday, January 11th, 2013

The Russian health agency Roszdravnadzor has published new regulations for medical devices. The regulations took effect on 1 January 2013. Medtechinsider is not yet familiar with the details of these regulations, are they only have been published in Russian.

Medtech Week Recap: Injectable Polymer Gel Could Restore Voice

Monday, August 27th, 2012

An injectable polymer gel developed by Dr Steven Zeitels, Director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Voice Center, mimics traits of human vocal cords and can be used to help people that are experiencing difficulty using their voice.

Russia Seeks Parity with Leading Medtech Economies by 2020

Monday, November 28th, 2011

[caption id="attachment_25940" align="alignleft" width="250" caption="Sergey Tsyb, head of Department of Chemical Industries and Bioengineering Technologies within Russia’s Ministry of Industry and Trade."][/caption] Sergey Tsyb was running late. The head of the Department of Chemical Industries and Bioengineering Technologies within Russia’s Ministry of Industry and Trade had agreed to meet with me ...