Tuesday, March 18, 2014

LIF Participated in BioAsia 2014

     LIF participated in BioAsia 2014, The Global Bio Business Forum where Santa Fe’s province had a stand.
     The Forum took place on February 17th, 18th and 19th, in Hyderabad, India,
     Santa Fe’s Governor, Antonio Bonfatti headed the Mission in which other civil servants, private business owners, scientists, legislators and journalists participated.
     LIF’s Director Guillermo Cleti also attended BioAsia as one of the members of the Santa Fe Government’s Mission. He had a schedule of meetings with different Indian companies, mainly medicines and APIs manufacturers.

B2B meetings in New Delhi
     After BioAsia Forum, Guillermo Cleti participated in different meetings in New Delhi with other Indian manufacturers.
     These meetings took place in the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) headquarters and in the Sheraton Hotel on February 21st and 22nd.

LIF started medicine provision to the National Government

     LIF delivered 1.300.000 tablets of Metformin 500 mg (Antidiabetic); 3.400.000 tablets of Enalapril 10 mg (Antihypertensive) and 1.300.000 tablets of Simvastatin 20 mg (Hypolipidemic).
     That was the first provision of almost 30.000.000 tablets required by The National Health Ministry through REMEDIAR Program.
     Amoxicillin 500 mg, Cefalexin 500 mg, Paracetamol 500 mg y Glibenclamide 5 mg are other medicines that LIF is going to provide for the next six months.
     Glibenclamide is going to be produce by LIF together with Instituto Biol√≥gico de La Plata (another public laboratory of Buenos Aires province).

Simvastatin LIF
     Since 2002, REMEDIAR Program has delivered medicines in more than 7000 healthcare centers in Argentina.
     This year REMEDIAR Program added Simvastatin 20 mg to its vademecum.

International Women’s day at LIF

     LIF’s women staff members participated in the celebration of International Women’s day.
     The meeting took place at the LIF’s multiple purpose room where LIF’s Board of Directors gave flowers to all the women present.
     “I would like to recognize and to highlight the important role of women in society and mainly at LIF”, say LIF’s Director Diego Bruno.
     Finally, all the present shared a lunch.