A new production of medical test systems and a research laboratory will be opened at Alabushevo site of SEZ Technopolis Moscow in the spring of 2022. Now the company is carrying out the final work on preparing the premises and importing equipment. There will be 200 workplaces here.
Medical test systems that will be produced at the enterprise are focused on the market of Moscow and the regions. Part of the production is planned to be exported.
Vice-Mayor of Moscow for Economic policy and Land-property affairs, Vladimir Efimov said:
The company will produce medical tests designed to detect a large number of infections and abnormalities in human health. Including 15 types of test systems for the presence of COVID-19. It is planned that the enterprise will produce about 12 million units of products per month.
The total area of the new enterprise is 2.5 thousand m². Half of the territory is occupied by “clean rooms” with a laboratory, a production site for research, development and testing. The second half was assigned for labeling and packaging of finished products and auxiliary work.
Head of the Department for Investment and Industrial policy of Moscow, Alexander Prokhorov said:
Currently, the “clean rooms” are being equipped. According to the company’s estimate, the amount of investment in production equipment will be at least 400 million rubles.
The Imbian Lab company, which is opening a new production facility in Alabushevo, was founded three years ago in the science city of Koltsovo, Novosibirsk Region. It specializes in the production of medical diagnostic kits and the development of new tests. The company recently received a patent for a test system based on immunochips that solves the problems of early diagnosis, treatment and prevention of many infectious diseases. The localization of production in the special economic zone of the capital will become a new stage of development for the company.
CEO of SEZ Technopolis Moscow, Gennady Degtev said:
The enterprise aims to obtain the status of a resident of SEZ Technopolis Moscow, which will open access to tax and customs preferences. In addition, being at the center of economic life, the company intends to expand its presence in the market of Russian regions and establish exports.