Digital Pathology Market Worth $1.86 Billion By 2027 | CAGR: 11.8%

February 2020 | Report Format: Electronic (PDF)

Digital Pathology Market Growth & Trends

The global digital pathology market size is expected to reach USD 1.86 billion by 2027, registering a CAGR of 11.8% over the forecast period, according to a new report published by Grand View Research, Inc. Increasing prevalence of chronic diseases triggers the demand for advanced diagnostics, which is expected to drive the market growth. Growing economic stability and awareness pertaining to the benefits of using Computer-Aided Diagnostics (CAD) is further contributing to the growth.

Technological advancements, such as digital imaging, computerization, robotic light microscopy, and multiple fiber optic communications are some of the key factors driving the adoption of digital pathology. In addition, the introduction of cloud-based technology enabling storage of digital slides coupled with secure access to pathologists is expected to serve as a potential growth driver for the market.

Digital pathology has an important role in companion diagnostics and drug development pipeline, including molecular biology, biobanking, molecular tissue profiling, and tissue microarray analysis. Increasing demand for high-quality tissue samples in tissue-based biomarker research is expected to propel the adoption of the technology over the forecast period.

The market is expected to witness intense competition in near future owing to the rising adoption of rigorous strategies by the market players to sustain competition. For instance; whole slide imaging system manufacturers focus on obtaining premarket approval for diagnostic digital systems to capture greater revenue share.

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Digital Pathology Market Report Highlights

  • Devices held the dominant market share in 2019 owing to increased use in academic research

  • The rising implementation of slide management system in stratified medicine and tissue-based biomarker research is one of the key contributing factors for the dominance of this technology

  • The software segment is expected to witness lucrative growth in the near future as the product assists in faster diagnosis and synchronization of patient data, where healthcare professionals can remotely access this information

  • Digital pathology is increasingly used in academic research owing to various benefits, such as cost-effectiveness and rapid results

  • The disease diagnosis segment is expected to witness lucrative growth over the forecast period owing to the increasing prevalence of cancer and demand for noble diagnosis techniques

  • The availability of unified platforms for workflows in pathology is anticipated to boost the usage of computer-aided imaging technology in academic research, which is anticipated to boost the segment growth

  • Hospital led the end-use segment in 2019 owing to the increasing adoption of digital pathology

  • The digital pathology market is expected to remain innovation-led, with frequent acquisitions and strategic alliances. New product development and well-established distribution channels are key to the competitive advantage of leading players

  • An increasing usage rate of the digital imaging systems to facilitate faster diagnosis, particularly of chronic diseases; the increased uptake of these products serves as the key driver of this market

Digital Pathology Market Segmentation

Grand View Research has segmented the global digital pathology market on the basis of the product, application, end-use, and region:

Digital Pathology Product Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2016 - 2027)

  • Software

  • Device

    • Scanners

    • Slide Management System

  • Storage System

Digital Pathology Application Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2016 - 2027)

  • Drug Discovery & Development

  • Academic Research

  • Disease Diagnosis

    • Cancer Cell Detection

    • Others

Digital Pathology End-use Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2016 - 2027)

  • Hospitals

  • Biotech & Pharma Companies

  • Diagnostic Labs

  • Academic & Research Institutes

Digital Pathology Regional Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2016 - 2027)

  • North America

    • U.S.

    • Canada

  • Europe

    • U.K.

    • Germany

    • Italy

    • France

    • Russia

    • Spain

    • Netherlands

    • Switzerland

    • Sweden

  • Asia Pacific

    • Japan

    • China

    • India

    • Indonesia

    • Thailand

    • Australia

    • South Korea

    • Philippines

    • Malaysia

    • Singapore

  • Latin America

    • Brazil

    • Mexico

    • Argentina

  • The Middle East and Africa

    • South Africa

    • Saudi Arabia

    • Turkey

    • Iran

    • UAE

    • Israel

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