Market Research Report
Circulating Tumor Cell (CTC) Diagnostics: Technologies and Global Markets
|Published by||BCC Research||Product code||294447|
|Published||Content info||237 Pages
|Circulating Tumor Cell (CTC) Diagnostics: Technologies and Global Markets|
|Published: January 29, 2014||Content info: 237 Pages||
The global market for circulating tumor cell (CTC) technology reached nearly $2.8 billion in 2012 and $3.7 billion in 2013. This market is estimated to reach nearly $8.9 billion by 2018, demonstrating a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 18.9% for the five-year period, 2013 to 2018.
This report, PHM153A - Circulating Tumor Cell (CTC) Diagnostic: Technologies and Global Markets, gives market insight on monitoring tests used for cancer prognoses. The market is analyzed by cancer type: prostate, breast and colorectal. This report analyzes the circulating tumor cells market, including technologies as well as commercial perspective and describes the overall market size, industry growth rate and market trends. It gives a summary of the recent developments in the CTC market and includes detailed profiles of key players.
The report's focus is on circulating tumor cell testing and monitoring methods. The report also includes an overview on cancer, diagnostic strategies and treatment technologies. Important trends in the field of cancer research and development have been reviewed in this report, and sales forecasts by treatment and screening categories are provided from 2013 through 2018. Issues and trends addressed in this report are based on information from industry sources, regulatory and healthcare policies, demographics and other factors that directly affect the circulating tumor cell market.
This study was conducted to provide detailed information regarding new developments, testing and treatment options for cancer. There is an increasing need for new and innovative technologies. This industry is experiencing growth; the use of new diagnostic technologies for cancer has increased in the past few years.
This BCC Research study will increase the awareness of current and emerging technologies and diagnostics for cancer, especially prostate, breast and colorectal cancer.
The scope of this study is clinical testing, prognostic and monitoring markets for CTCs in cancer. The report also includes the clinical segment, currently approved CTC tests and their markets, the regulatory environment, current technologies, new technologies, cancer incidence, market projections and market share along with the latest trends and new developments in this area. This report does not include the segment's research market including reagents, or any accessories used for CTC isolation or studies. The research segment of the market includes numerous competitors with different capabilities, developing and commercializing products such as CTC isolation devices and protocols, CTC characterization reagents, assay and instrumentation, and various identification technologies based on cell imaging. These market players include specialized or research-based companies that contribute considerably to the technological advancements in the field of CTC technologies. The data collected for the report is focused on breast, prostate and colorectal cancers for which clinical data and tests are available currently on the market. CTCs in other cancers are being researched and some are in clinical trials; these are not included within the scope of this report.
Usha Nagavarapu, PhD, is an experienced pharmaceutical professional with scientific and business development experience. She has managed preclinical discovery programs from target identification including investigational new drug (IND)-enabling studies, and assisted out-licensing and portfolio development activities. Her strong focus areas include oncology, dermatology and cardiovascular diseases. Usha has extensive experience working with early start-ups to fulfill operational obligations while minimizing overall operational cost and burden.