DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/97kn6g/drug_delivery_in) has announced the addition of a new report "Concise Analysis on the International Drug Delivery in Central Nervous System Disease Market - Updated 2014 Report" to their offering.
The delivery of drugs to central nervous system (CNS) is a challenge in the treatment of neurological disorders. Drugs may be administered directly into the CNS or administered systematically (e.g., by intravenous injection) for targeted action in the CNS. The major challenge to CNS drug delivery is the blood-brain barrier (BBB), which limits the access of drugs to the brain substance.
The method of delivery of a drug to the CNS has an impact on the drug's commercial potential. The market for CNS drug delivery technologies is directly linked to the CNS drug market. Values are calculated for the total CNS market and the share of drug delivery technologies. Starting with the market values for the year 2013, projections are made to the years 2018 and 2023. The markets values are tabulated according to therapeutic areas, technologies and geographical areas.
Unmet needs for further development in CNS drug delivery technologies are identified according to the important methods of delivery of therapeutic substances to the CNS. Finally suggestions are made for strategies to expand CNS delivery markets. Besides development of new products, these include application of innovative methods of delivery to older drugs to improve their action and extend their patent life.
Profiles of 75 companies involved in drug delivery for CNS disorders are presented along with their technologies, products and 76 collaborations.
Key Topics Covered:
1. Basics of Drug Delivery to the Central Nervous System
2. Blood Brain Barrier
3. Methods of Drug Delivery to the CNS
4. Delivery of Cell, Gene and Antisense Therapies to the CNS
5. Drug Delivery for Treatment of Neurological Disorders
6. Drug delivery for brain tumors
7. Markets for Drug Delivery in CNS Disorders
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