Iran stands 1st in biotechnology products in West Asia

Tehran (IP) - The Secretary of Biotechnology Development Headquarters of Iran's Vice Presidency for Science and Technology said that Iran is in the first place of biotechnology products in West Asia.

Iran PressIran news: Mostafa Ghanei said on Thursday: "The achievement of the first place in the production of biotechnology items and vaccines in West Asia, being placed among the 5 countries producing biotechnology products in Asia, the establishment of innovation centers, the accomplishment of the twelfth scientific rank in the world and first in the region are the achievements of the Iranian researchers in the field of biology."

"358 products worth $ 894 million are also supported by the biotechnology development headquarters in the field of medicine, raw materials, and pharmaceutical supplies," he added.

He further said that the department supported the production of three corona vaccines worth $ 353 million developed by the Biotechnology Development Headquarters.


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