Pegylated interferon drug called Pegaferon was produced by Iranian researchers for treatment of hepatitis C .
Production of Pegylated interferon drug, made Iran the second manufacturer of Biotechnology drug for hepatitis C in the world.
Pegylated interferon has a longer effect than other drugs used by patients with hepatitis C Because of this molecule.
Now, Pegylated interferon drug is used worlwide as a special medication for treatment of hepatitis C patients with a high price.
This drug is produced by Swiss company “Roch”, One of the world’s most famous pharmaceutical biotechnology companies, and Iranian researchers have managed to produce this drug in the country with the help of indigenous knowledge.