Nearmedic's Project Wins the Priority Award

Nearmedic's Project Wins the Priority Award

The production of reagents for genetic identification and establishment of kinship, which was launched by the Nearmedic company earlier this year, became the winner of the Priority award in the field of import substitution. The project was recognized as the best in the nomination «Efficient production». This annual award is designed to honor companies that bring the Russian industry to a new level.

On October 19, the Grand Hall of the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation became venue of the IV Award Ceremony whereas the leaders in 17 categories were singled out. The award was supported by committees of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, Ministry of Industry and Trade, Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Energy, Ministry of Communications, Federal Anti-monopoly Service, the Delovaya Rossia business union, Russian Chamber of Commerce and the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs.

Production of genetic identification and establishment of kinship kits drew attention of the Priority Award Expert Council by featuring the modern production process meeting every world standard. Members of the Expert Council had an opportunity to evaluate the site for themselves during their visit there in late October.

Production of reagent kits for genetic identification and establishment of kinship has been certified by an international company for compliance with the standard 9001: 2015, has a certificate of compliance with the quality standard ISO 18385, which combines the requirements of GMP and specific requirements towards kits intended for forensic use. The framework of the project provides for the development, testing, and production of sets of reagents for molecular genetic identification based on multiplex PCR for the autosomal markers analysis as well as for the analysis of STR-markers of human Y chromosome.