β€œOn the creation of a radiological center at the National Medical Research Center named after V.A.

Almazov in St. Petersburg will be allocated 3.9 billion rubles, "- said the press service of the Cabinet.

Construction of a medical center with an area of ​​8500 sq.

m is scheduled for 2020–2023.

It will be equipped with equipment for the production of radiopharmaceuticals, hybrid scanners for diagnosing oncological diseases, beds for radionuclide therapy.

The first patients are planned to be admitted in 2024.

The institution has deployed a scientific and educational center for training specialists in the fields of radiology, oncology, radiochemistry and medical physics.

Earlier, the Ministry of Defense told about the construction of more than 20 medical centers in the country.