|By PR Newswire||
|March 25, 2014 11:21 AM EDT||
NEW YORK, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:
The Market and Potential for Molecular Point of Care Diagnostics
The molecular diagnostic market and the point-of-care (POC) testing markets are two of the fastest growing segments of the overall IVD market. Historically, these have been completely different market segments. Not anymore. There has been a growing interest in developing molecular diagnostic platforms that can be used in POC settings. Indeed, as this new market research report from Kalorama Information details, the emerging area of rapid molecular POC testing has attracted over $650 million in investments and financings over the past five years (2009 to 2013).
This report, The Market and Potential for Molecular Point of Care Diagnostics, offers a quantitative assessment of the molecular diagnostic market, and of the point-of-care (POC) testing market, and then looks at the emerging field of molecular diagnostic POC testing. Many companies are developing molecular diagnostic platforms and assays that are designed to for near-patient or POC testing, and the earliest of these systems are starting to reach the market. The initial market focus for most of these companies is on infectious disease testing, where rapid test results generate important actionable information that physicians can use to make treatment decisions.
Superior Data For Business Planning
As part of this coverage, the report provides:
• Profiles of Molecular POC Companies and Products
• Market Estimates for Molecular Diagnostics and POC Diagnostics 2013-2018
• Investments and Financing Agreements for POC Molecular
• Infectious Disease Diagnostics Opportunities
• Agreements Between with Other Diagnostic Companies
• Acquisitions of Molecular Diagnostic Near-Patient/Point-of-Care Companies
• Investor Spending in Molecular POC
• Deals Made Recently in Point of Care
• Profiles of Key Companies in the Market
Advances in molecular diagnostic technologies, combined with advances in microfluidics and other instrumentation technologies, are making it possible to develop new platforms and tests that meet the needs of a true POC system. Platforms for molecular diagnostic POC testing need to be small, portable, potentially hand-held, easy-to-use, and inexpensive. They need to be fully automated from sample to answer, so that they can be used by individuals who are not highly trained in molecular diagnostics or in laboratory testing in general.
Detailed Lists of Companies, Products, Recent Deals
Market analyses in this report cover world markets for molecular diagnostic point of care tests. However, the reader will find a bias toward the developed areas of the globe -- North America, Japan and Western Europe. Yet, it is important to remember that health and infectious disease are a growing global problem. Molecular diagnostic point-of-care tests represent an important aspect of bringing healthcare limited resource settings, and some sections of this report specifically focus on these activities. Market data in this report are based on factory sales to the end user, and not on retail pricing or reimbursement payments.
The information presented in this report is derived from publicly available information sources such as company reports and announcements, government reports and databases, medical organization reports, medical associations, and other publications. The analysis is based on the author's industry knowledge combined with literature searches and discussions with industry professionals and experts in the areas of point-of-care tests, decentralized healthcare and healthcare economics.
Over 75 companies involved in this market are profiled in this report. As expected with any group of start-up companies, many are struggling or are surviving on limited financial resources. However, some new companies that are focusing on molecular diagnostic POC testing have received significant investments.
CHAPTER ONE: EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
Scope and Methodology
Market Overviews –Molecular Diagnostic and Point-of-Care Markets
Future Prospects –Molecular DIAGNOSTIC NEAR Patient/Point-of-Care Testing
CHAPTER TWO: INTRODUCTION
Evolution Towards Point-of-Care in Molecular Diagnostics – Market Drivers
Patent focused drivers
Medical/Healthcare related drivers
Overview of Companies Developing
Rapid Point-of-Care/Near-Patient Molecular Diagnostics Platforms
Point of View
CHAPTER THREE: ADVANCES IN MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTIC TECHNOLOGY
Molecular Diagnostic Technology Today
Advances and Emerging New Technologies to Make
POC Testing Possible
Advancing Molecular Diagnostic Technology for Limited Resource Settings – Non-Profit
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF)
Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics (FIND)
Program for Appropriate Technology in Health (PATH)
CHAPTER FOUR: DEALS – COMPANIES TARGETING MOLECULAR POINT-OF NEED/POINT-OF-CARE
Investments and Financing Agreements for Molecular Diagnostic Near-Patient/Point-of-Care
Agreements Between with Other Diagnostic Companies
Acquisitions of Molecular Diagnostic Near-Patient/Point-of-Care Companies
CHAPTER FIVE: CURRENT MARKETS
Molecular Diagnostics Market Overview
Point-of Care-Market Overview
Emerging Molecular Diagnostics Point-of-Care Market
CHAPTER SIX: MARKET OPPORTUNITIES
Healthcare Associated Infections
Influenza and Other Respiratory Tract Infections
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Selected Infectious Diseases in Developing Countries
Malaria Selected Other Diseases Found in Developing Countries
Other Infectious Diseases
Risk of Thrombosis
CHAPTER SEVEN: TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENTS AND PROGRESS TO DATE
Progress to Date and Current Trends
Issues and Hurdles Faced by Companies Developing Molecular Diagnostic POC Tests and
CHAPTER EIGHT: COMPANY PROFILES
Abacus Diagnostica Oy
Access Bio, Inc.
Ahram Biosystems, Inc.
Akers Biosciences, Inc.
Akonni Biosystems, Inc.
Analytik Jena AG
Aquila Diagnostic Systems Inc.
Atlas Genetics Ltd
BioFire Diagnostics, Inc.
Canon U.S. Life Sciences
DestiNA Genomics Ltd.
Diagnostics for All (DFA)
Diagnostics for the Real World, Ltd.
DNA Electronics Ltd.
Eiken Chemical Co., Ltd.
Enigma Diagnostics Limited
Focus Diagnostics, Inc.
Great Basin Corporation
Hai Kang Life Corporation Limited
Hain Lifescience GmbH
HiberGene Diagnostics Ltd
Life Technologies Corporation
LiquiLume Diagnostics, Inc.
Mast Group Ltd.
MBio Diagnostics, Inc.
Meridian Bioscience, Inc.
Mesa Tech International, Inc.
Metaara Medical Technologies Inc.
Micronics Inc. (A Sony Group Company)
Molbio Diagnostics Pvt. Ltd.
MP Biomedicals, LLC
MycroLab Diagnostics Pty Ltd.
Nanobiosym Diagnostics (NBSDx)
NanoDetection Technology, Inc. (NDT)
Spartan Bioscience Inc.
T2 Biosystems, Inc
Thermal Gradient, Inc.
TwistDx, Ltd. (Acquired by Alere)
Ustar Biotechnologies (Hangzhou) Ltd.
Veredus Laboratories Pte Ltd
Wave 80 Biosciences
To order this report: The Market and Potential for Molecular Point of Care Diagnostics
Contact Clare: [email protected]
Intl: +1 339-368-6001
High-performing enterprise Software Quality Assurance (SQA) teams validate systems that are ready for use - getting most actively involved as components integrate and form complete systems. These teams catch and report on defects, making sure the customer gets the best software possible. SQA teams have leveraged automation and virtualization to execute more thorough testing in less time - bringing Dev and Ops together, ensuring production readiness. Does the emergence of DevOps mean the end of E...
Nov. 25, 2014 11:30 PM EST Reads: 929
Scott Jenson leads a project called The Physical Web within the Chrome team at Google. Project members are working to take the scalability and openness of the web and use it to talk to the exponentially exploding range of smart devices. Nearly every company today working on the IoT comes up with the same basic solution: use my server and you'll be fine. But if we really believe there will be trillions of these devices, that just can't scale. We need a system that is open a scalable and by using ...
Nov. 25, 2014 09:30 PM EST Reads: 1,044
The Internet of Things is tied together with a thin strand that is known as time. Coincidentally, at the core of nearly all data analytics is a timestamp. When working with time series data there are a few core principles that everyone should consider, especially across datasets where time is the common boundary. In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, Jim Scott, Director of Enterprise Strategy & Architecture at MapR Technologies, discussed single-value, geo-spatial, and log time series dat...
Nov. 25, 2014 09:30 PM EST Reads: 1,078
"Verizon offers public cloud, virtual private cloud as well as private cloud on-premises - many different alternatives. Verizon's deep knowledge in applications and the fact that we are responsible for applications that make call outs to other systems. Those systems and those resources may not be in Verizon Cloud, we understand at the end of the day it's going to be federated," explained Anne Plese, Senior Consultant, Cloud Product Marketing at Verizon Enterprise, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at...
Nov. 25, 2014 09:00 PM EST Reads: 1,237
"For the past 4 years we have been working mainly to export. For the last 3 or 4 years the main market was Russia. In the past year we have been working to expand our footprint in Europe and the United States," explained Andris Gailitis, CEO of DEAC, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at Cloud Expo, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Nov. 25, 2014 08:15 PM EST Reads: 994
P2P RTC will impact the landscape of communications, shifting from traditional telephony style communications models to OTT (Over-The-Top) cloud assisted & PaaS (Platform as a Service) communication services. The P2P shift will impact many areas of our lives, from mobile communication, human interactive web services, RTC and telephony infrastructure, user federation, security and privacy implications, business costs, and scalability. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Robin Raymond, Chief Architect...
Nov. 25, 2014 08:00 PM EST Reads: 1,339
The term culture has had a polarizing effect among DevOps supporters. Some propose that culture change is critical for success with DevOps, but are remiss to define culture. Some talk about a DevOps culture but then reference activities that could lead to culture change and there are those that talk about culture change as a set of behaviors that need to be adopted by those in IT. There is no question that businesses successful in adopting a DevOps mindset have seen departmental culture change, ...
Nov. 25, 2014 07:00 PM EST Reads: 882
The Domain Name Service (DNS) is one of the most important components in networking infrastructure, enabling users and services to access applications by translating URLs (names) into IP addresses (numbers). Because every icon and URL and all embedded content on a website requires a DNS lookup loading complex sites necessitates hundreds of DNS queries. In addition, as more internet-enabled ‘Things' get connected, people will rely on DNS to name and find their fridges, toasters and toilets. Acco...
Nov. 25, 2014 07:00 PM EST Reads: 1,174
"Cloud consumption is something we envision at Solgenia. That is trying to let the cloud spread to the user as a consumption, as utility computing. We want to allow the people to just pay for what they use, not a subscription model," explained Ermanno Bonifazi, CEO & Founder of Solgenia, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at Cloud Expo, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Nov. 25, 2014 06:15 PM EST Reads: 872
Enthusiasm for the Internet of Things has reached an all-time high. In 2013 alone, venture capitalists spent more than $1 billion dollars investing in the IoT space. With "smart" appliances and devices, IoT covers wearable smart devices, cloud services to hardware companies. Nest, a Google company, detects temperatures inside homes and automatically adjusts it by tracking its user's habit. These technologies are quickly developing and with it come challenges such as bridging infrastructure gaps,...
Nov. 25, 2014 04:30 PM EST Reads: 1,217
SYS-CON Media announced that Centrify, a provider of unified identity management across cloud, mobile and data center environments that delivers single sign-on (SSO) for users and a simplified identity infrastructure for IT, has launched an ad campaign on Cloud Computing Journal. The ads focus on security: how an organization can successfully control privilege for all of the organization’s identities to mitigate identity-related risk without slowing down the business, and how Centrify provides ...
Nov. 24, 2014 11:00 PM EST Reads: 1,124
SAP is delivering break-through innovation combined with fantastic user experience powered by the market-leading in-memory technology, SAP HANA. In his General Session at 15th Cloud Expo, Thorsten Leiduck, VP ISVs & Digital Commerce, SAP, discussed how SAP and partners provide cloud and hybrid cloud solutions as well as real-time Big Data offerings that help companies of all sizes and industries run better. SAP launched an application challenge to award the most innovative SAP HANA and SAP HANA...
Nov. 24, 2014 09:30 PM EST Reads: 1,124
"SAP had made a big transition into the cloud as we believe it has significant value for our customers, drives innovation and is easy to consume. When you look at the SAP portfolio, SAP HANA is the underlying platform and it powers all of our platforms and all of our analytics," explained Thorsten Leiduck, VP ISVs & Digital Commerce at SAP, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 15th Cloud Expo, held Nov 4-6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Nov. 24, 2014 09:15 PM EST Reads: 1,128
"We help companies that are using a lot of Software as a Service. We help companies manage and gain visibility into what people are using inside the company and decide to secure them or use standards to lock down or to embrace the adoption of SaaS inside the company," explained Scott Kriz, Co-founder and CEO of Bitium, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 15th Cloud Expo, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Nov. 24, 2014 07:15 PM EST Reads: 1,072
Explosive growth in connected devices. Enormous amounts of data for collection and analysis. Critical use of data for split-second decision making and actionable information. All three are factors in making the Internet of Things a reality. Yet, any one factor would have an IT organization pondering its infrastructure strategy. How should your organization enhance its IT framework to enable an Internet of Things implementation? In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, James Kirkland, Chief Ar...
Nov. 24, 2014 07:00 PM EST Reads: 1,574