Institute of Phytochemistry of Ministry of education and science of Republic of Kazakhstan was organized in Karaganda with personal support of Republic of Kazakhstan of President N.A. Nazarbayev and according to the Edict of Ministers’ Cabinet of the Republic of Kazakhstan  №430 of 07.04.95.

The Institute of Phytochemistry MES RK was reorganized to Joint Stock Company “Research and Production Center “Phytochemistry” by the personal Governmental Regulation №953 of 27.09.2005.  

In execution of the assignment of President RK of N.A. Nazarbayev №41-8.24 from 15th January, 2009, according to the governmental order of Republic of Kazakhstan №668 from 3rd July, 2008 and the order of Committee of the state property and privatization of the Ministry of Finance of Republic of Kazakhstan №139 from 24th March, 2009 of JSC “RPC “Phytochemistry” was reorganized to the International research and production holding “Phytochemistry” that provides participation of the foreign companies in performance of projects on chemico-pharmaceutical and pharmacological development with corresponding preparation of the Kazakhstan experts for work on pharmaceutical production under the international standards GMP.

The holding carries out the complex development of the original domestic phytodrugs: search biologically active substances, cultivation of medicinal raw material, processing and production of pilot lots of medicinal forms of new phytodrugs.

JSC “International research and production holding “Phytochemistry”represents the large research and production complex, including 13 research departments of the chemical, pharmacological, pharmaceutical and biological profiles.