NATD approved funding for 5 projects in pharmaceutical industry, biotechnology and genetic engineering

The commission for grant funding of the "National Agency for Technological Development" (NATD) reviewed the applications in the medical industry, biotechnology and genetic engineering, the Agency informed.
Kazakhstan23 June , 10:04

The representatives of the commission, including leading experts in the healthcare industry, representatives of the research institutes and business organizations, chose the best projects for subsequent implementation. In total, the projects worth 252 million tenge were submitted, 5 projects out of 7 were approved.

Among the presented projects we can note an agent for use in dentistry made of plant extracts, a test system for PCR diagnostic in animals and industrial production of virus-free seed potatoes.

"National Agency for Technological Development" was established to assist in the coordination of innovative development processes and the provision of government support measures.