Center of medical radiology will appear in the Ulyanovsk region in 2018

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. Federal high-tech center of medical radiology FMBA of Russia plans to create in Dimitrovgrad in the second half of 2018, the funding of the project exceeds 20 billion rubles, the press service of the regional government.

«In Dimitrovgrad continues to work to create a Federal high-tech center of medical radiology. Funding of the project is over 20 billion rubles. The funds allocated from the Federal budget. From the regional budget on construction of infrastructure and improvement of the city of Dimitrovgrad was directed more than a billion rubles», — said the press service.

This project is implemented within the concept of the state program «Creation of Federal centers of medical radiological technologies» on behalf of the President of Russia.

According to the press service, FWCMD FMBA of Russia will be the first in Russia and the largest in Europe complex of the closed cycle of nuclear medicine. The institution will present all the currently available techniques for accurate diagnosis and effective treatment in such areas as Oncology, endocrinology, cardiology and cardiovascular surgery, neurosurgery. The work of the centre will in future significantly reduce the mortality of Russians from cancer and also reduce the number of recurrences of malignant tumors.

The press service noted that the center will attract in Dimitrovgrad new professionals, as well as a large number of projects in the field of joint scientific research of radiopharmaceuticals, methods of treatment and diagnostics of oncological diseases.

At the moment, received the conclusion from Rosatomnadzor of compliance of the constructed facilities at the site FWCMD FMBA Rossii design decisions. The objects of the first stage of construction (pharmacy, proton center, on-site and off-site engineering networks, objects of energy direction) being prepared for commissioning.