Medtekhnoproekt designs textile vascular prostheses with a biopolymer and antithrombogenous covering.
About the company
Medtekhnoproekt was founded in December 2014 by a group of associates. The company’s key goal is to launch production of domestic textile vascular prostheses with a biopolymer and antithrombogenous covering. Currently, the company employs scientists, engineers and specialists in the area of cellular technologies, chemistry of metals, and others. In October 2015, Medtekhnoproekt became a resident of Skolkovo. At the stage of research and development, the company occupies an area of about 60 square metres, but it plans to locate production over an area of more than 400 square metres.
Medtekhnoproekt plans to launch production of a product that will be in demand by the country’s vascular centres and will help significantly enhance the quality of patients’ lives. The company has already prepared a prototype of a vascular prosthesis with a biopolymer and antithrombogenous covering. In the future, it will produce various products for cardiovascular use: blood vessels prostheses, vascular patches, clot extraction devices and aortal stent-grafts.
Advantages of operating in Moscow
The company sees the key advantages of operating in Moscow in the high concentration of hi-tech production units, quick access to state support programmes, availability of many technoparks of various orientation, transport accessibility of the region and convenient logistic solutions.
Measures of support from the Moscow City Government
Medtekhnoproekt receives comprehensive advice from the Moscow City Investment Agency and the Department of Science, Industrial Policy and Entrepreneurship of Moscow. The company points to the importance of the support provided by the Skolkovo Technopark. For instance, Medtekhnoproekt has been granted financial benefits for a period of up to 10 years.
The company also receives significant support from the Skolkovo Foundation, which provides grant financing for residents, offers legal advice, assistance in protection of intellectual property, etc.
The company plans a production complex in Moscow, consisting of an assembly shop with clean premises (ISO class 7), biopolymer laboratory, textile shop for production of basic parts, etc. This will provide 50 new jobs for relevant specialists (chemists, biologists, engineers, etc.).