GEROPHARM Group participated in the 21st Azerbaijan International
Exhibition of Healthcare BIHE 2015 held in Baku from September 18th to
GEROPHARM presented its drug products at the collective exhibition
stand of the Ministry of Industry of Russia: original drugs Cortexin® (an effective neuroprotector) and Retinalamin® (an ophthalmic product which stimulates retina regeneration), genetically engineered human insulins Retinalamin® R (a short-acting drug) and Rinsulin® NPH (a drug of medium-duration effect) in various product forms (vials, cartridges, autoinjectors).
The opening ceremony of the exhibition was attended by Elsever Agayev,
Deputy Minister of Health of Azerbaijan, Sergey Tsib, Deputy Minister
of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, Valeriy Shevchuk,
Deputy Minister of Health of the Republic of Belarus. These
distinguished guests have stressed the importance of this exhibition
which serves as a platform for establishment of professional contacts
and experience exchange between countries.
28 pharmaceutical and medical industry enterprises were represented at
the stand of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian
Federation. Such massive participation of Russian companies in BIHE-2015
confirms the country’s interest in strengthening relations with
Azerbaijan in the field of healthcare and demonstrates Russia’s high
export potential. Currently Russia ranks second in Azerbaijan’s import
structure: the country imports drugs which represent 14% of the total
volume of imported drug products.
The Azerbaijan Representative Office of GEROPHARM was opened in 2014. Cortexin® and Retinalamin® are currently registered in Azerbaijan.