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MEMS Devices in Global Medical Markets

This report provides:

  • An overview of the use of microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) in global medical markets
  • Analyses of global market trends, with historical data from 2010, 2011, and 2012, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2017
  • A breakdown of market definition and technology growth, market dynamics, drivers, restraints, opportunities and challenges, and the competitive environment
  • Market segmentation by products, including pressure sensors, accelerometers, flow sensors, microphones, drug-delivery devices, gyroscopes, and lab-on-a-chip
  • Discussion of research applications, diagnostics, home healthcare, and therapeutic/medical devices
  • Comprehensive company profiles of key players in the industry.

SAMPLE FIGURE
GLOBAL MEMS DEVICES MARKET BY REGION, 2010-2017
($ MILLIONS)

Source: BCC Research

INTRODUCTION

This study measures, forecasts and segments microelectromechanical system (MEMS) devices in the medical market based on products and applications.

The key products captured in this study are as follows:

  • Sensors (including pressure, inertial, optical and other sensors).
  • Drug delivery systems.
  • Microfluidic and lab-on-a-chip devices (for various applications such as research, diagnostics, point-of-care devices and analytical diagnostics).
  • The key applications covered in this study include the following:
  • Research (including high throughput, genomics, proteomics, cellular analysis and others).
  • In vitro diagnostics (such as molecular, immunology biochemistry and others).
  • Home healthcare.
  • Medical devices (diagnosis and patient monitoring; and surgical and medical equipment).

STUDY GOALS AND OBJECTIVES

The goal of this study is to assist industry participants in developing business strategies, making key business decisions, and capitalizing on the market positively or developing growth strategies after gaining market insights.

Specifically, this study has the following objectives:

  • To provide a comprehensive analysis of MEMS products and applications in the medical market.
  • To identify the dynamics of each key market and their relevant business impacts.
  • To offer an analysis of key market developments.
  • To provide market forecasting of products and applications.
  • To highlight key market trends, drivers, restraints and opportunities.
  • To provide key recommendations.

REASONS FOR DOING THE STUDY

There has been an increasing demand for and innovation in MEMS devices in the medical industry due to several factors: their increasing applications in healthcare; innovations, revolution and growth in the personal healthcare market, including wireless implants; and an increasing awareness and affordability of healthcare. However, a few constraints, such as high development costs, regulatory challenges, and market needs for cost-effective high-quality products, seem to dampen growth of the market. The aim of this study is to present such issues that are driving and constraining market growth, as well as present probable solutions that can address such concerns. The study also highlights key market needs, such as the demand for products with a very long life cycle. Moreover, the key forecasts provide a quantitative assessment of the market, offering a clear indication of future high growth areas.

SCOPE OF REPORT

The report includes only those products and applications that are mentioned above.

The scope of this report includes the following information:

  • Key market analyses.
  • Strategic recommendations.
  • Market dynamics (drivers, restraints and opportunities).
  • Market estimates for a forecasted period of 2012 through 2017.
  • Competitive developments and landscapes.
  • Products under development.
  • Profiles of key market players.
  • Patents.

ANALYST CREDENTIALS

Himani Singhi Wadhwa has five years of business research and consulting experience in healthcare, biotechnology and life sciences. She also holds a postgraduate degree in business analysis and consulting from the U.K. Wadhwa has been commissioned to produce several syndicated market and business reports in the life sciences domain.

Table of Contents

MEMS Devices in Global Medical Markets

Chapter - 1: INTRODUCTION - Complimentary

  • STUDY GOALS AND OBJECTIVES
  • REASONS FOR DOING THE STUDY
  • SCOPE OF REPORT
  • INTENDED AUDIENCE
  • INFORMATION SOURCES AND METHODOLOGY
  • ANALYST CREDENTIALS
  • RELATED BCC REPORTS
  • BCC ON-LINE SERVICES
  • DISCLAIMER

Chapter - 2: SUMMARY

  • Table Summary: GLOBAL MEMS DEVICES MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
  • Figure Summary: GLOBAL MEMS DEVICES MARKET BY REGION, 2010-2017

Chapter - 3: OVERVIEW

  • TECHNOLOGY EVOLUTION AND ADVANTAGES
  • KEY MEMS DEVICES AND APPLICATIONS FOR THE MEDICAL MARKET
  • MARKET DYNAMICS
  • FUTURE OF MEMS IN HEALTHCARE
  • REGULATORY ENVIRONMENT
  • KEY MARKET TRENDS
  • RECOMMENDED STRATEGIES
  • PATENT ANALYSIS

Chapter - 4: PRODUCTS MARKET

  • INTRODUCTION
  • MEMS SENSORS
  • MICROFLUIDICS/LAB-ON-A-CHIP
  • DRUG DELIVERY DEVICES

Chapter - 5: APPLICATIONS MARKET

  • INTRODUCTION
  • HOME HEALTHCARE MARKET
  • PHARMACEUTICAL/LIFE SCIENCES RESEARCH MARKET
  • IN VITRO DIAGNOSTICS MARKET
  • MEDICAL DEVICES

Chapter - 6: COMPETITIVE DEVELOPMENTS

  • Figure 3: DEVELOPMENTS IN MEMS DEVICES FOR MEDICAL MARKET, 2010-2012
  • Table 41: DEVELOPMENTS - PRODUCT LAUNCH/INTRODUCTION
  • Table 42: DEVELOPMENTS - PARTNERSHIP, AGREEMENTS AND COLLABORATIONS
  • Table 43: DEVELOPMENTS - GEOGRAPHIC, SALES OR MANUFACTURING EXPANSION
  • Table 44: DEVELOPMENTS - ACQUISITIONS
  • Table 45: LIST OF PRODUCTS UNDER DEVELOPMENT (NOT COMPREHENSIVE)

Chapter - 7: GEOGRAPHICAL ANALYSIS

  • NORTH AMERICA
  • EUROPE
  • ASIA
  • REST OF THE WORLD (ROW)

Chapter - 8: COMPANY PROFILES

  • AGILENT TECHNOLOGIES
  • ALL SENSORS
  • ANALOG DEVICES, INC.
  • CALIPER LIFE SCIENCES, INC.
  • CARDIOMEMS
  • DEBIOTECH S.A.
  • FREESCALE SEMICONDUCTOR, INC.
  • GE MEASUREMENT & CONTROL SOLUTIONS
  • HONEYWELL
  • INTEGRATED SENSING SYSTEMS, INC.
  • KNOWLES ELECTRONICS
  • MEASUREMENT SPECIALTIES, INC.
  • MEMSCAP
  • MEMSTECH
  • MICRALYNE, INC.
  • OMRON CORPORATION
  • SILEX MICROSYSTEMS
  • SILICON MICROSTRUCTURES, INC.
  • STMICROELECTRONICS
  • SVTC TECHNOLOGIES
  • TELEDYNE DALSA
  • TEXAS INSTRUMENTS
  • TRONICS MICROSYSTEMS

Chapter - 9: APPENDIX: PATENTS

  • Table 50: LIST OF U.S. PATENTS
  • Table 51: LIST OF EUROPEAN PATENTS
  • Table 52: LIST OF JAPANESE PATENTS

List of Tables

  • Summary Table: GLOBAL MEMS DEVICES MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 1: GLOBAL MEMS MARKET, BY DEVICES, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 2: GLOBAL MEMS DEVICES MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 3: GLOBAL MEMS SENSORS MARKET, BY TYPE OF SENSORS THROUGH 2017
    • Table 4: GLOBAL MEMS SENSORS MARKET, BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 5: GLOBAL MEMS PRESSURE SENSORS MARKET BY APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 6: GLOBAL MEMS PRESSURE SENSORS MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 7: GLOBAL BLOOD PRESSURE MONITORING MEMS PRESSURE SENSORS MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 8: GLOBAL MARKET FOR OTHER PRESSURE SENSOR APPLICATIONS BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 9: GLOBAL OPTICAL MEMS MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 10: GLOBAL INERTIAL SENSORS MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 11: GLOBAL OTHER SENSORS MARKET BY TYPE OF SENSORS, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 12: GLOBAL OTHER SENSORS MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 13: GLOBAL MEMS MICROFLUIDICS/LAB-ON-CHIPS MARKET BY TYPE OF DEVICES, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 14: GLOBAL MEMS MICROFLUIDICS/LAB-ON-CHIPS MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 15: GLOBAL MEMS CLINICAL DIAGNOSTICS DEVICES BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 16: GLOBAL MEMS ANALYTICAL DEVICES MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 17: GLOBAL MEMS POINT-OF-CARE DIAGNOSTICS DEVICES MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 18: GLOBAL MEMS MICROFLUIDICS/LOC BASED MEDICAL RESEARCH DEVICES MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 19: GLOBAL MEMS DRUG DELIVERY SYSTEMS MARKET BY TYPE OF DEVICES/SYSTEMS, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 20: GLOBAL MEMS DRUG DELIVERY SYSTEMS MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 21: GLOBAL MEMS APPLICATION MARKET BY TYPES OF APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 22: GLOBAL MEMS APPLICATIONS MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 23: GLOBAL MEMS HOME HEALTHCARE APPLICATIONS MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 24: GLOBAL MEMS PHARMACEUTICAL/LIFE SCIENCES RESEARCH APPLICATIONS MARKET BY TYPE OF RESEARCH APPLICATION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 25: GLOBAL MEMS PHARMACEUTICAL/LIFE SCIENCES RESEARCH APPLICATIONS MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 26: GLOBAL MEMS HIGH THROUGHPUT SCREENING RESEARCH APPLICATION MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 27: GLOBAL MEMS GENOMICS RESEARCH APPLICATION MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 28: GLOBAL MEMS CELLULAR ANALYSIS RESEARCH APPLICATIONS SENSORS MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 29: GLOBAL MEMS PROTEOMICS RESEARCH APPLICATION MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 30: GLOBAL MEMS OTHER PHARMACEUTICAL/LIFE SCIENCES RESEARCH APPLICATION MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 31: GLOBAL MEMS IN VITRO DIAGNOSTICS APPLICATIONS MARKET BY TYPE OF SENSORS, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 32: GLOBAL MEMS IN VITRO DIAGNOSTICS APPLICATIONS MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 33: GLOBAL MEMS MOLECULAR DIAGNOSTICS APPLICATION MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 34: GLOBAL MEMS IMMUNOLOGY DIAGNOSTICS APPLICATION MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 35: GLOBAL MEMS BIOCHEMISTRY DIAGNOSTICS APPLICATION MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 36: GLOBAL MEMS OTHER IN-VITRO DIAGNOSTICS APPLICATION MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 37: GLOBAL MEMS MEDICAL DEVICES APPLICATION MARKET BY MEDICAL DEVICES, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 38: GLOBAL MEMS MEDICAL DEVICES APPLICATION MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 39: GLOBAL DIAGNOSIS AND PATIENT MONITORING APPLICATION MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 40: GLOBAL MEMS SURGICAL AND MEDICAL EQUIPMENT APPLICATION MARKET BY REGION, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 41: DEVELOPMENTS - PRODUCT LAUNCH/INTRODUCTION
    • Table 42: DEVELOPMENTS - PARTNERSHIP, AGREEMENTS AND COLLABORATIONS
    • Table 43: DEVELOPMENTS - GEOGRAPHIC, SALES OR MANUFACTURING EXPANSION
    • Table 44: DEVELOPMENTS - ACQUISITIONS
    • Table 45: LIST OF PRODUCTS UNDER DEVELOPMENT (NOT COMPREHENSIVE)
    • Table 46: NORTH AMERICAN MEMS MEDICAL DEVICES MARKET, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 47: EUROPEAN MEMS MEDICAL DEVICES MARKET, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 48: ASIAN MEMS MEDICAL DEVICES MARKET, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 49: REST OF THE WORLD MEMS MEDICAL DEVICES MARKET, THROUGH 2017
    • Table 50: LIST OF U.S. PATENTS
    • Table 51: LIST OF EUROPEAN PATENTS
    • Table 52: LIST OF JAPANESE PATENTS

List of Figures

  • Summary Figure: GLOBAL MEMS DEVICES MARKET BY REGION, 2010-2017
    • Figure 1: MEMS DEVICES IN MEDICAL MARKET, 2010-2017
    • Figure 2: PATENT ANALYSIS BY REGION, 2010- 2012
    • Figure 3: DEVELOPMENTS IN MEMS DEVICES FOR MEDICAL MARKET, 2010-2012
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