Department for Control over Social Sphere and Trade

Head of the the Department - Mr. Timofey Nizhegorodtsev
Deputy Head of the Department - Mr. Maxim Dyagterev
Deputy Head of the Department - Ms. Yulia Ermakova
Deputy Head of the Department - Ms. Nadezhda Sharavskaya
Deputy Head of the Department - Ms. Ekaterina Uryukina

FAS opened a case against “Novartis Pharma” Ltd.
The company is suspected of fixing monopolistically high price for “Tyverb” medicinal drug
FAS exposed excessive prices for preventive-and-immune drug
The third stage of comparative analysis of drug prices exposed pricing violations for 7 medicines in Russia
Appeal Court legitimized FAS decision and determination on St Petersburg Government
It is a judicial precedent aimed not only at protecting competition but also the rights of individuals to select health care providers rendering, in their opinion, the best medical care
FAS managed to decrease 239 prices on the drugs for treating HIV, tuberculosis, hepatitis B and C
The minimum saving of budgetary funds from reducing prices will reach over 63 million RUB for the Ministry of health Care for HIV-treatment drugs