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Sports Medicine Devices Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Sports medicine also known as sports and exercise medicine is a branch of medical field which involves treatment of physical fitness and prevention of injuries concerned to sports and exercise. Sports medicine device includes the entire series of medical products used for prevention, cure and recovery of sports and exercise related injuries such as sprain, fractures, strain, joint dislocation, muscular skeletal injuries and soft tissue damage. The sports medicine market is marked by arthroscopic procedures which are minimally invasive, requires less hospitalization duration and have a long term effect. The recovery procedures concentrates on quick recovery from the injuries, along with inhibition of further damage to the ligament or injured part by regular...

Biopharmaceutical Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Biopharmaceuticals are drugs used for medical purposes and are produced by the extraction of proteins and nucleic acids direct from the biological source using biotechnology. Most of the biopharmaceuticals are the pharmaceutical products derived from the life forms, genetically modified plants and animals are known as transgenic organisms, and this process is used to produce biopharmaceuticals however it is a very controversial method and is still under the trail phase. Recombinant human insulin was amongst the first substances to be approved for therapeutic purpose and currently there are nearly 300 biopharmaceutical products which have been approved and are available in the market. Increasing geriatric population, growing awareness levels and rising...

Monoclonal Antibody Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Antibodies are produced as theresponse to foreign particles (antigens) by Beta lymphocytes of the spleen. B lymphocytes are important part of immune system.  Antibodies bind to antigens via epitope and thus function as marker facilitating destruction of antigen by phagocytes. mAbs or monoclonal antibodies are specific antibodies produced from a specific cultured B lymphocyte cells extracted from the organism.  Antibodies extracted from the blood of a prior immunized organism are known as polyclonal antibodies. These new molecular agents are expected to play an important role in future clinical research due to target cellular specificity.  Technological developments, increasing prevalence of cancer and increasing R&D in genomic studies are...

Biologics Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Biologics also referred to as biological drugs or biopharmaceuticals, are medicinal products extracted from biological sources such as human beings and animals. Biologics are different from chemical based drugs as the former includes blood components, vaccines, allergenics, gene therapies, somatic cells, recombinant therapeutic protein, tissues and living cells. Biologics are mostly composed of nucleic acids, proteins, sugars or a compound combination of all. The market for biologics is expected to grow at a decent pace and the key drivers for growth include increasing global base of geriatric population and prevalence of chronic diseases and the growing support of government organizations. Biological...

Personalized Medicine Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Personalized medicine is the customization of healthcare using molecular analysis that is informed by each person’s unique genetic, clinical and environmental information. The products thus, being used for the treatment are tailored as per individual patient need and characteristics. To improve patient outcomes personalized medicine involves use of two or more medical products which are usually a diagnostic device along with a therapeutic product. A diagnostic device is a medical device that includes both in vitro tests such as assays and in vivo tests such as electrocardiography or a diagnostics imaging equipment, to determine up to what extend a patient will benefit from a therapeutic intervention. In the long run, personalized medicine is expected...

Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Lung cancer is differentiated in to two types as non small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and small cell lung cancer (SCLC). Lung cancer is the uncontrolled growth of cells in the lung tissues. Majority of the lung cancer are NSCLC. Common symptoms are chest pain, wheezing, coughing up blood, hoarseness, weight loss, recurring bronchitis, loss of appetite, fatigue, shortness of breath, bone pain, swallowing difficulty and numbness of limbs. Increasing incidences of lung cancer due to smoking, air pollution (asbestos, cadmium and radon), HIV infection and population growth are few of the growth drivers of NSCLC market.  NSCLC market is segmented in to two types on the basis of histology and treatment. Histological segment...

Medical Imaging Reagents Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Medical imaging reagents are compounds designed to improve the image created through imaging devices. Reagents allow doctors to analyse whether a tumour is benign or malignant and facilitates to trace any cancerous spot in the body. The improvement of medical imaging reagent includes synthesizing it to target that is a biological process, thereafter imaging systems are attuned to counteract the particular target. Imaging reagents are first studied on animal research before engaging in human medical studies.  The development of the medical imaging reagents market can be attributed to the growing demand for functional imaging diagnostic and technologies. Moreover, players in this sector are trying to stay up to date...

Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Every drug is composed of two components, the first is the actual or the central ingredient known as the active pharmaceutical ingredient (API), which is chemically active substance in a dosage and is meant to bring desired effects in the body. Second is the excipient, which is the substance present inside the drug or tablet and is pharmaceutically inactive or inert. APIs are suspended in the pharmaceutically inert substances or excipients. Thus, API can be defined as any substance or mixture of substances intended to be used in a finished pharmaceutical product, to have direct effect in the cure, diagnosis, treatment, mitigation or prevention of disease or to furnish pharmacological activity or to otherwise have direct effect on the function and structure...

Cancer Therapeutics And Biotherapeutics Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Cancer is a disease caused by uncontrolled and abnormal cell proliferation which invade or spread to other body parts and is known as malignant tumor. As per the WHO, cancer which includes breast cancer, cervical cancer, liver, stomach, prostate cancer and others is one of the well-known causes of death Biotherapy is the new approach for cancer treatment as it influences the natural tendency of the body to fight against cancerous cells without affecting healthy tissues. Increasing prevalence of cancer, rising demand for targeted drug therapy and the introduction of advanced treatment methods are some of the emerging growth factors for the biotherapeuics market. Moreover, increasing demand of personalized medicine rendering accurate and effective results is...

D-Dimer Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

D-dimer is a protein fragment which has two cross linked D fragment of protein called fibrin. It is a fibrin degradation product (FDP) which is found in human blood sample after the blood clot is degraded by fibrinolysis. They are present in blood plasma only when blood coagulation system has been activated due to presence of disseminated intravascular coagulation or thrombosis. D-dimers are responsible for activation of the haemostatic system. Driving factors for the growth of this market are increasing occurrence of various pulmonary and cardiovascular diseases which can cause various life threatening issues due to blood clot formation in the pulmonary and arterial pathway. Increasing incidence of pulmonary embolisms and heart strokes and rising demand...

CIS Insulin Market (Rapid Acting, Short Acting, Pre-Mixed, Long Acting, Type I & II Diabetes, Analogs, Recombinant Insulin) Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

July 2014

Insulin is one of the most important hormones secreted in human body. Insulin opens the door for glucose to enter into blood cells. Insufficient production of insulin by human body leads to stockpiling of sugar in blood cells which causes diabetes. Growing ubiquity of diabetes all over the world is expected to drive the market. Health disorders such as obesity, due to changing lifestyles are also expected to fuel the growth of this market. Growing fast food industry in CIS region is expected to push the insulin market in this region for next six years. Diabetic patient are catered with external insulin supply. International Diabetes...

Latin America (Brazil, Argentina, Chile, Mexico, Colombia, Venezuela) Insulin Market (Rapid Acting, Short Acting, Pre-Mixed, Long Acting, Type I & II Diabetes, Analogs, Recombinant) Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

June 2014

Insulin is a body hormone and is an internal secretion of the pancreas formed by a group of cells referred to as the islets of Langerhans. The primary functions of this hormone are to enable the entry of glucose into the cells and provide energy and to help maintain blood glucose levels at appropriate levels. Insulin is administered to patients suffering from type I and type II diabetes. Type I diabetes was previously known as juvenile or insulin dependent diabetes and is marked by the body’s inability to produce insulin. Patients with type II diabetes may also use insulin in cases where the body’s demand for insulin surpasses...

Dilated Cardiomyopathy Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) is a cardiac disorder caused by enlargement of heart. The muscular walls of the heart become weak due to enlargement and hence heart is not able to pump blood efficiently. The disorder causes effect on liver, lungs and other important organs of the body steadily.  It is the clinical condition which causes enlargement of initially left vertical of the heart, which is considered as main pumping chamber. Significantly, if may spread to right chamber over the time. DCM also leads to frequent blood clots, irregular heartbeats and valve problems, which may affect any person irrespective of age and sex, although the probability ratio of male over female is 3:1. Various treatments available for...

BELVIQ Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

BELVIQ, a product of Arena Pharmaceuticals GmbH. is an FDA-approved prescription weight-loss medication that helps overweight and obese adults lose weight and keep it off. BELVIQ has to be taken along with a prescribed diet and exercise program suggested by the physician. It Targets a hunger receptor in the brain, consequently enabling the user to feel satisfied with less food. FDA clinical trials exhibited the effectiveness of the drug to achieve weight loss as well as improve health risk factors, such as high blood sugar, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol levels. The obesity market has witnessed a revival after more than a decade with the advent of various innovative therapies that are expected to address the...

Heparin Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Heparin is a blood thinner or an anticoagulant which is responsible for prevention of formation of blood clots. It is generally used in treatment of blood clot in veins, lungs, heart or even lungs. They are popularly used before surgery, during dialysis or during blood transfusion, when blood is taken as sampling. In other words they are generally used to reduce the risk of blood clotting. Apart from this it is also used to treat certain blood clot disorder. Basically it helps in keeping blood flowing smooth by making a certain natural substance in the body called anti-clotting protein which is also called as anticoagulant.  Other than surgical use, it may be also prescribed by heath care professional to prevent...

Cholangitis Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Cholangitis is the term used for infection in the common bile duct of the individual. Bile duct is the tube that carries bile juice, which is helpful for digestion, from liver to intestine and gallbladder. The cause of cholangitis is bacterial infection. The bile duct is also known as biliary tract, whose infection leads to morbidity and mortality. The basic symptoms of cholangitis are jaundice, low blood pressure, abdominal pain and fever. If the individual possesses pancreatic cancer, the risk of cholangitis increases to large extent. Its early stage treatment and diagnosis is utterly important. Generally in the trend it has been noticed that people above sixty years of age are largely prone to cholangitis. Cholangitis...

Hemoglobinopathies Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Hemoglobinopathies is a medical term for a genetic disorder that causes abnormal growth of the hemoglobin (Hb) molecule, which is part of the red blood cells (RBC) that carry oxygen. It simply implies structural mutations in the globin protein. These disorders include sickle cell anemia and thalassemia. Sickle cell anemia is a condition where the RBCs become sticky and are shaped like crescent moons or sickles, thereby limiting their ability to carry adequate oxygen throughout the body. Thalassemia is a disorder that limits the production of RBCs and hemoglobin in the body. It has different categories; the two basic types include alpha and beta thalassemia. A few common hemoglobinopathy symptoms include: jaundice, joint pains, slow human growth, fatigue...

Asia Pacific (India, China, Australia, South Korea & Others) Insulin Market (Rapid Acting, Short Acting, Pre-Mixed, Long Acting, Type I & II Diabetes, Analogs & Recombinant Insulin) Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

May 2014

Insulin is a hormone which facilitates the entry of glucose into the blood cells. The body’s inability to produce appropriate amount of insulin leads to accumulation of sugar in the blood stream leading to a rise in blood sugar levels and eventually diabetes. Growing global prevalence of diabetes and the increasing incidence rates of lifestyle induced disorders such as obesity are expected to drive market growth over the next six years. Insulin caters to the diabetic patient population. According to the estimates of International Diabetes Federation, the global prevalence of diabetes is expected to increase from 366 million in 2011...

Excipients Market Analysis By Polymers (MCC, HPMC, CMC, Ethyl Cellulose, Povidone), Alcohols (Glycerin, Sorbitol, Mannitol, Propylene Glycol), Minerals (Clay, Silicon Dioxide, Titanium Dioxide), Sugars And Segment Forecasts To 2020

April 2014

Excipients refer to inactive or inert substances that are formulated alongside active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) to serve as a vehicle or medium. Increasing global demand for pharmaceuticals is expected to be one of the most significant drivers of this market. Excipients are majorly used as coating agents, flavoring agents, binders, disintegrants etc in manufacturing capsules, tablets and in other drug delivery forms in the field of pharmaceuticals. Increasing global base of geriatric population and the subsequent rise in disease prevalence will increase the demand for pharmaceuticals which in turn is expected to drive market growth...

Catheters Market Analysis By Product (Cardiovascular, Urology, Intravenous, Neurovascular And Specialty Catheters) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

April 2014

Hollow and flexible tubes inserted into the body for the purpose of conducting diagnostic and therapeutic exercises are called catheters. The global catheters market is primarily driven by the rising demand for minimally invasive medical procedures especially in the field of cardiovascular diseases. Faster patient recovery time and procedure duration are two most significant factors contributing towards the rising demand of these medical procedures. Rising global base of geriatric population (population above the age of 65 years) and rising prevalence of lifestyle induced diseases such as diabetes and obesity also make noticeable...

Insulin Market Analysis By Product (Fast Acting, Short Acting, Intermediate Acting, Pre-Mix and Long Acting), By Segments (Insulin Analogs And Human Recombinant Insulin), By Application (Type I and Type II Diabetes) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

April 2014

Insulin is a hormone and is the internal secretion of the pancreas formed by a group of cells referred to as the islets of Langerhans. The primary functions of this hormone are to enable the entry of glucose into the cells and provide energy and to help maintain blood glucose levels at appropriate levels. Insulin is administered to patients suffering from type I and type II diabetes. Type I diabetes was previously known as juvenile or insulin dependent diabetes and is marked by the body’s inability to produce insulin. Patients with type II diabetes may also use insulin in cases where the body’s demand for insulin surpasses...

Peptide Therapeutics Market By Technology (SPPS, LPPS, HPPS), By Application (Cancer, Metabolic, CVS, CNS), By Products (Innovative & Generic), By Delivery (Parenteral, Oral, Pulmonary & Mucosal) And Segment Forecasts To 2020

February 2014

Short chains of amino acid monomers which are linked by amide bonds are termed as peptides. Peptides are different from proteins due to difference in their sizes. Peptides contain less than 50 molecules of amino acids. Peptides bind themselves to some specific cell surface receptors and imitate like receptor ligands. This characteristic of peptides helps in treating various diseases as peptides act on the cell membrane. Increasing number of cancer patients and various metabolic diseases as well as technological advancements such as introduction of hybrid method of synthesis of peptides, are expected to drive the peptide therapeutics...

Contraceptive Drugs and Devices Market By Product (Oral, Topical, Vaginal Contraceptive Drugs, Male Contraceptive Devices, Condoms, Female Contraceptive Devices, Diaphragms, Intra-uterine Devices, Sub-Dermal Implants, Vaginal Rings) Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020

January 2014

Contraception is more commonly known as fertility and birth control which are described as the methods to avoid pregnancy. These devices and drugs function by changing the mechanism of ovulation or by acting as a physical barrier between the sperm and ovum. Lack of contraception results in unwanted pregnancies and abortions which have an impact on healthcare costs.  The provisions, planning and usage of contraceptives is known as family planning. The proper use of contraceptives such as female and male condoms also prevents the spread of sexually transmitted diseases. Family planning includes hormonal, barrier, sterilization and...

Pharmacovigilance Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

The pharmacological science pertaining to the collection, adverse effect detection and prevention, monitoring and assessment of pharmaceuticals products is referred to as pharmacovigilance. Information received from the providers of healthcare and patients through pharmacovigilance agreements and medical literature serve pharmacovigilance as inevitable data sources.  Detecting and reporting adverse drug reactions (ADR) is the most significant feature of pharmacovigilance. Therefore, the fact that adverse drug reactions cause approximately 5% of the total hospitalizations in developed countries and 6% to 10% of hospitalized patients are likely to experience an adverse drug reaction, serves this market as a high...

Biomarkers Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

Biomarkers are used as diagnostic tools to measure the presence and severity of a disease. These biomarkers are naturally occurring genes or molecules and are introduced to the target site or organ to detect pathological and physiological processes of a disease.  Biomarkers hold paramount importance in the field of drug discovery and development by providing clarity on a disease in terms of its epidemiology of a disease. Therefore, rising number of initiatives undertaken in the drug discovery and development field is the most significant growth driver of this market. Moreover, rising worldwide prevalence of cardiology, oncology and neurology based diseases and encouraging initiatives undertaken by regulatory...

Metabolomics Market Analysis, Market Size, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Competitive Strategies And Forecasts, 2014 To 2020

The study of chemical processes involving metabolites is called as metabolomics. The field of metabolomics study the chemical fingerprints left behind by biological (cellular) processes. Some of the important healthcare applications of metabolomics include lead compound discovery, lead compound optimization, biomarker identification and providing clarity on the mechanism of action, efficacy and metabolism of a drug.  The emergence of biomarkers as a groundbreaking diagnostic and drug discovery tool will propel the growth of the global metabolomics market. Moreover, the rising adoption rate of metabolomics as a research and development tool will drive the market. Market players pertaining to the fields of...