DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Lung Cancer Therapeutics Market 2016-2020" report to their offering.
The report forecasts the global lung cancer therapeutics market to contribute around $11.19 billion during the period 2016-2020.
Lung cancer is a common cause of mortality and morbidity in both developed and developing countries. Smoking is a major cause of lung cancer, though it also occurs in non-smokers. Lung cancer can be categorized into two major types, namely NSCLC and SCLC. NSCLC is the commonest type of lung cancer and constitutes almost 85%-90% of the total diagnosed cases. It grows and spreads quite slowly.
The report has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
According to the report, the market has been witnessing an increased demand for immune-based therapies such as checkpoint inhibitors. There are various types of checkpoint inhibitors that target different checkpoints on immune cells. These treatments work by allowing to mount a stronger and effective attack against lung cancer. The traditional chemotherapy approach involves the destruction of cancerous cells as well as nearby benign cells. This will create a lot of side effects and affects the patient compliance.
- F. Hofmann-La Roche
- Eli Lilly
Key Topics Covered:
Part 01: Executive summary
Part 02: Scope of the report
Part 03: Market research methodology
Part 04: Introduction
Part 05: Disease overview
Part 06: Pipeline analysis
Part 07: Market landscape
Part 08: Market segmentation by disease type
Part 09: Market segmentation by type of molecule
Part 10: Geographical segmentation
Part 11: Market drivers
Part 12: Impact of drivers
Part 13: Market challenges
Part 14: Impact of drivers and challenges
Part 15: Market trends
Part 16: Vendor landscape
Part 17: Key vendor analysis
Part 18: Appendix
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