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Aim of the project is to contribute to the economic development and global competitiveness of Finland and Russia by positioning the cross-border region as an emerging life science destination.

About the project

Russian-Finnish Life Science Park is a large infrastructure project implemented within the framework of South-East Finland – Russia CBC Programme 2014-2020. 

The project fosters internationalization, as well as cooperation between small and medium-sized enterprises in Russia and Finland in the R&D sphere by training specialists, providing consulting services, finding partners, providing information support, implementing pilot projects and research in the life sciences sector.



Interested in cutting-edge innovative life science solutions?

  • Visit Russian-Finnish Life Science Portal and connect with connect with the leading players in academic and industrial research, study centres and as well as highly specialised suppliers in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical technology sectors from Russia and Finland.
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Interested in the Russian life science industry?

RFLSP project opens the Russian life science market for the global partnerships. In the framework of the project complex research of the Russian life science industry was prepared in order to ensure the development of international cooperation between Russian, Finnish and EU SME companies, academia and research institutions in the sphere of life science and biotechnology.

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How to certify medical products and devices?

Read our guide and get all the details about certification of medial products and in-vitro diagnostics medial devices.



The park is specialising on offering the following range of services.

Research & development




Internationalization acceleration

Other services


Target industries

The services of the park are tailored for the development of the following product groups.

Pharmaceutical industry

Chemical industry

Medical industry

Food industry

Wood & paper industry


St. Petersburg Life Science Cluster: key facts

St. Petersburg cluster of medical and pharmaceutical industries as well as radiation technologies was founded in 2010. In 2019 the cluster was transformed into St. Petersburg Food & Drug Cluster.

2010Founded in 2010
178Over 178 member
20At least 20% of the Russia's R&D and production is done in St. Petersburg.
26Export is done into 26 countries.