Feb 12, 2020 19:08 Asia/Tehran [Updated: Feb 12, 2020 19:26 Asia/Tehran]
  • Iran is self-sufficient in Bio-pharmaceutical raw materials production; Officials say

Tehran (IP) - The secretary of the Biotechnology Development Headquarters of President Office stated that Iran is self-sufficient in the production of bio-based raw materials and no raw materials are imported into the country.

Iran Press/Iran news: Referring to the fact that the full control of the bio-based raw materials is in the hands of scientists, Mustafa Qanei, announced that the process of production begins with the preparation of raw materials, and the lack of raw materials means dependence from zero to one hundred to the imports.

"But, by producing biopharmaceutical raw materials, Iran has been able to reverse this trend with the help of its experts and took a big step towards meeting domestic needs," he said.

He went on saying that biopharmaceutical, which has been produced by domestic scientists for many years, is on the right path and today we can claim that it is impossible to import bio-based raw material into the country and that we have achieved self-sufficiency. 101/212


Read More:

Sorena Sattari: Iran as "major biotech power" will decrease its medicinal imports

Iran among the first three in biotech medicine production in Asia

Follow Iran Press on Twitter