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The results of the applications submitted for the "Startup-rally" competition ()

The results of the applications submitted for the "Startup-rally" competition

The results of the applications submitted for the competition of innovative projects in the field of new drugs, medical products and digital medicine "Startup-rally 2018" were summed up.

On the site http://startuprally.ru/ 119 developers from 26 regions of Russia were registered. According to the applications, participants from Moscow are expected to lead, with 48 projects on their account. 14 applications were submitted from St. Petersburg, on the 3th place - Kazan (8 projects), on the 4th place - Novosibirsk (6 projects). Among the developers are representatives form Volgograd, Ufa, Ulan-Ude, Vologda, Voronezh, Perm, Penza, Krasnodar, Nizhny Novgorod and many other cities of the country.

On the basis of technology, applications were distributed fairly evenly. A third of applications (28.5%) are related to the development of new drugs, almost the same share of applications (31.1%) refers to medical products, a slightly smaller share of projects in digital medicine (24.4%), 14 applications (11.8%) are related to the development of laboratory test systems.

Half of the developments are at the pre-seed stage of verification of the idea and preclinical testing, the fifth part is a product or technology that requires marketing activities and scaling. The rest - need investments to complete the tests and registration.

The applications will be reviewed and evaluated by the experts of "Startup-rally" during July, in the beginning of August the final rating of projects will be published and the finalists' teams  will be selected to present their developments at the BIOTECHMED conference in Gelendzhik.