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Russian producer of hydrophobic soft intraocular lenses and artificial eye irises is looking for international distributors

Country of origin:
Country: 
RUSSIA
Opportunity:
External Id: 
BORU20190311008
Published
15/03/2019
Last update
14/11/2019
Expiration date
14/11/2020

Keywords

Partner keyword: 
Ophthalmology, ear, nose and throat diseases
Manufacture of medical and dental instruments and supplies
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Summary

Summary: 
A Russian company from Nizhny Novgorod region produces soft intraocular lenses and artificial eye irises and is looking for partners to conclude a distribution services agreement.

Description

Description: 

Having been established in 2015, the Russian company from Nizhny Novgorod was initially engaged in the study of human eye and R&D of eye optics. The company now specializes in manufacturing eye lenses and artificial eye irises.

The company offers several types of products:
1) the hydrophobic soft intraocular lenses that do not cause secondary cataracts (studies have been conducted by Fyodorov Eye Microsurgery Federal State Institution);
2) torsion lens - a lens with volume replacing design by the expense of crystalline lens stretching in the front-back direction, field of the eye equator provides three-dimensional stabilization of the eye camera;
3) artificial eye irises - the only soft artificial iris made of hydrophobic acryl, the monolithic structure of the hydrophobic material resists biodegradation and destruction. Cosmetic effect in the postoperative period is achieved through individual color selection.
The iris (an artificial eye) block is made of a monolithic discoid shape of an elastic material based on methacrylic oligomers. The lens contains optical and haptic parts. The haptic part is made in the form of a colored ring with an inner diameter of 3.5 mm and an outer diameter of 10.0 mm, with arcuate elements located on the periphery with apexes within a circle with a diameter of 13.0 mm. The iris block is actually the only product that has all the necessary characteristics for a full-fledged operation: maximum cosmetic effect, no trauma to the eye, the ability to integrate an intraocular lens. Product is made on the basis of the innovative frontal polymerization technology.

The company has necessary production facilities to meet the demand of any type of customers (hospitals, ophthalmology clinics etc). Therefore, the company is looking for international partners, especially large distributors operating in the above-stated sectors, to sign distribution services agreement and establish long-term cooperation. Within the framework of the distribution services agreement, the company wil regularly supply its products to the foreign partner in terms and for the fee stipulated for further distribution. Experience in distribution of ophthalmology products would be valuable.

Advantages & innovations

Cooperation plus value: 
The standards of the company's products comply with the requirements of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO 13485/2016), European Parliament and Council regulation on medical devices (EU 2017/745) and corresponding Russian regulations.

Stage of development

Cooperation stage dev stage: 
Already on the market

Partner sought

Cooperation area: 
Type: SMEs, MNEs, R&D institutions. Role: under the distribution services agreement the partner must purchase products for its further distribution.

Type and size

Cooperation task: 
R&D Institution,>500 MNE,251-500,SME 51-250,>500