DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jkn5fn/tissue) has announced the addition of the "Global Tissue Diagnostics (Immunohistochemistry, in Situ Hybridization, Digital pathology & Workflow, Special Staining) Market - Trends & Forecast to 2018" report to their offering.
Tissue diagnostics is used to determine the stage, prognosis, and treatment course of cancer. According to estimates by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (ICRA) and World Health Organization (WHO), 19.3 million new cancer cases are expected to be detected per year by 2025, up from the 14.1 million new cases reported in 2012. The rapidly increasing incidence of cancer is the most important growth driver for the tissue diagnostics market in the forecast period from 2013 to 2018.
Advanced age is considered to be an important risk factor for cancer. People over 65 years of age account for close to 60% of all new cancer cases and close to 70% of all cancer deaths. The rapidly aging global population is expected to further drive the demand for tissue diagnostic products by 2018. Furthermore, increasing research funding for cancer has helped underline the importance of personalized medicine for cancer treatment. Tissue diagnostic-based companion diagnostics kits enable the identification of patients most likely to benefit from candidate drug products. The increasing use of personalized medicine is expected to further drive the market for tissue diagnostic products.
Key Topics Covered:
2 Executive Summary
3 Premium Insights
4 Market Overview
5 Global Tissue Diagnostics Market, By Technology
6 Global Tissue Diagnostics Market, By Disease
7 Global Tissue Diagnostics Market, By Product
8 Global Tissue Diagnostics Market, By End User
9 Geographic Analysis
10 Competitive Landscape
11 Company Profiles
- Abbott Laboratories, Inc.
- Agilent Technologies
- Biogenex Laboratories
- Bio Sb.
- Cell Signalling Technology, Inc.
- Danaher Corporation.
- Life Technologies
- Sigma Aldrich
- Thermo Fisher Scientific
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