LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Globally, the market for biosensors in 2012 is estimated to touch USD 8.5 billion and projected to reach USD 16.8 billion by 2018. The US, with an estimated USD 2.6 billion in 2012, represents the single largest market for biosensors globally, followed by Europe. The Asia-Pacific is expected to emerge as the fastest growing market for biosensors, with 11% CAGR from 2008 to 2018, driven by rising health-related concerns, and an increase in affordability levels regarding healthcare.
The biosensors market is being driven by the increase in R&D activities for developing biosensors, which provide highly accurate real-time diagnosis, and the demand for these biosensor-based equipment for use in medical diagnosis. Among other market drivers one can name expanding medical applications, increase in R&D activities, and the emergence of new technologies, such as microfluidics, and non-invasive biosensing alternatives.
New market research report “Biosensors - A Global Market Overview” developed by Industry Experts provides a comprehensive review of the market for biosensors globally and across individual regions, including the United States, Europe, Japan, the Asia-Pacific and ROW. The regional markets are further analyzed for 4 more independent countries in Europe – Germany, France, United Kingdom and Italy. The study includes statistical data for the global market by geographic region and biosensors application area, and provides profiles of the 225 companies (their addresses, contact numbers and website addresses) engaged in R&D, equipment manufacturing, supplies and distribution of biosensors. Future market forecasts are also reviewed in detail.
Biosensor application areas analyzed in the report include point-of-care testing, home diagnostics, environmental monitoring, research laboratories, process industry and security & biodefense.
Title: Biosensors - A Global Market Overview
Published: March, 2012
Price: US$ 4,050
PART A: GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE
1.1 Product Outline
1.1.1 Principles of Detection
126.96.36.199 Ion Channel Switch
188.8.131.52 Other Principles
1.1.2 Categories of Biosensors
184.108.40.206 Optical Biosensors
220.127.116.11 Electrochemical Biosensors
18.104.22.168.1 Potentiometric Biosensors
22.214.171.124.2 Amperometric Biosensors
126.96.36.199 Resonant Biosensors
188.8.131.52 Optical Detection biosensors
184.108.40.206 Thermal Detection Biosensors
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