History of NORCB

1995

The National Organization for Research and Control of Biologicals was established on 1995, according to the Presidential Decree No. 398/1995, for ensuring that all used Biological Products and Vaccines are meeting the required quality. Such Decree was not implemented.

1996

So on 1996, the Ministerial Decree No. 185/1996 was Issued stating that the National Organization for Drug Control & Research (NODCAR) are charged to supervise the quality control Laboratory in VACSERA, to assure the quality, safety and efficacy of all used Biological Products and Vaccines.

1998

In 1998, the control functions for all used Biological Products and Vaccines are transferred to NODCAR, according to the Ministerial decree No.288/1998: For the establishment of Center for Quality Control of Biological Products and Vaccines.

2006

By 2006, Ministerial Decree No. 263/2006 was issued for implementation of the Presidential Decree No. 398/1995, Chairman & Board of Director for National Organization for Research & Control of Biologicals – NORCB were assigned.

It was legally assigned responsible for the following functions:

  • National regulatory system
  • Registration and marketing Authorization (MA).
  • Vigilance
  • Marketing Surveillance and control
  • Regulatory Inspections.
  • Laboratory Access & testing
  • Clinical Trials oversight
  • NRA lot release

Chairman Of The Board

Prof.Dr.Mahmoud A.M. Yassien

Current Chairman of NORCB. Lecturer of Microbiology and Immunology at Faculty of Pharmacy Ainshams University.

09/2019-Now

Former Chairman of the Board of Directors of NORCB.
DR/Faten Abdel Aziz
2006-2013
Lecturer of Microbiology and Immunology at / Faculty of Pharmacy Ainshams University. Former Chairman of the Board of Directors of NORCB.
Prof.Dr/Mohamed Mabrouk
2013-2015
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry. Former Chairman of Board of Directors of NORCB.
Ass.prof.Dr/Nahla Shehata
2015-2019
Close Menu