Navigation Links
Biomarkers - Technologies, Markets and Companies - Updated 2012 Report
Date:7/26/2013

DUBLIN, July 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/kwrwjt/biomarkers) has announced the addition of a new report "Biomarkers - Technologies, Markets and Companies" to their offering.
     (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769)

This report follows the broad definition of a biomarker as a characteristic that can be objectively measured and evaluated as an indicator of normal biological or pathogenic processes as well as pharmacological responses to a therapeutic intervention. Tests based on biomarkers have been around for more than half a century, but interest in their application for diagnostics and drug discovery as well as development has increased remarkably since the beginning of the 21st century. This report describes different types of biomarkers and their discovery using various technologies such as proteomics and metabolomics. Molecular diagnostics technologies are used for the discovery of biomarkers and new tests are also based on biomarker.

Currently the most important applications of biomarkers are in drug discovery and development. The role of biomarkers in various therapeutic areas particularly cancer, cardiovascular diseases and disorders of the central nervous system, is described. Biomarkers are useful not only for diagnosis of some of these diseases but also for understanding the pathomechanism as well as a basis for development of therapeutics.

Biomarkers will facilitate the combination of therapeutics with diagnostics and will thus play an important role in the development of personalized medicine. Biomarkers play a role in use of pharmacogenetics, pharmacogenomics and pharmacoproteomics for development of personalized medicine.

Many of the regulatory issues concerning biomarkers are related to genomics, proteomics, molecular diagnostics and pharmacogenomics/pharmacogenetics. Validation of biomarkers and their role in clinical trials is discussed.

Biomarker markets are estimated from 2011 to 2021 according to share of markets for various technologies and applications: proteomics, metabolomics, molecular diagnostics, drug discovery, clinical trials, and bioinformatics. Market values are further split according to therapeutic applications and major geographical areas. Unfulfilled needs in biomarkers are identified as well as the drivers for biomarker markets. Challenges facing the biomarker industry and strategies for developing biomarker markets are discussed.

A large number of companies with varying technical backgrounds are involved in biomarkers and 288 of these are profiled in part 2 of the report with classification into various categories. These also include major pharmaceutical companies. There is tabulation of 544 collaborations between companies and additional academic collaborations are mentioned in the individual profiles of companies. The report is supplemented by 1,000 references, 67 tables and 14 figures.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction

2. Technologies for Discovery of Biomarkers

3. Biomarkers and Molecular Diagnostics

4. Biomarkers for Drug Discovery & Development

5. Role of Biomarkers in Healthcare

6. Biomarkers of Cancer

7. Biomarkers of Disorders of the Nervous System

8. Biomarkers of Cardiovascular Disorders

9. Biomarkers & Personalized Medicine

10. Regulatory issues

11. Markets for Biomarkers

12. References

13. Companies

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/kwrwjt/biomarkers

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager.
press@researchandmarkets.com
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
Sector: Biotechnology


'/>"/>
SOURCE Research and Markets
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Molecular Biomarkers for Cancer Detection and Management
2. Quantitative Analysis of Biomarkers, New Life Science Webinar Hosted by Xtalks
3. Pacific Biomarkers and Clinigene International To Announce Laboratory Solutions for Developers of Biosimilars at 2013 AAPS/ National Biotechnology Conference
4. MediPoint: Diagnostic Cardiac Biomarkers for Acute Coronary Syndromes - APAC Analysis and Market Forecasts
5. Discovery of Circulating Protein Biomarkers by Analysis of the Tissue Secretome, New Life Science Webinar Hosted by Xtalks
6. Central Nervous System (CNS) Biomarkers Market: 2017 Forecast in New Research Report at ReportsnReports.com
7. Advanced Cell Diagnostics Initiates Agreement to Study Biomarkers for Cancer Immunotherapy
8. QualityStar Presenting at Biomarkers & Diagnostics World Congress
9. Amarantus BioScience and Banyan Biomarkers to Present Poster of MANF Data at The 3rd Annual Traumatic Brain Injury Conference
10. Astute Medical, Inc. Advancing Next Generation Acute Kidney Injury Biomarkers
11. Caris Life Sciences Enhances Molecular Profiling Service with Addition of ROS1 and MGMT-Methylation Biomarkers
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/22/2017)... 2017  Ascendis Pharma A/S (Nasdaq: ASND), a ... to address significant unmet medical needs in rare ... year ended December 31, 2016. ... as we broadened our pipeline and pursued our ... company with an initial focus on endocrinology," said ...
(Date:3/22/2017)... 22, 2017 The global chronic ... research report by Transparency Market Research (TMR). The top ... and AbbVie Inc., accounted for a share of only ... in this market are focusing aggressively on mergers, acquisitions, ... is likely to lead to market consolidation in the ...
(Date:3/22/2017)... ... March 21, 2017 , ... Premier executive recruitment firm, ... Science Search Firm by Hunt Scanlon Media. , Hunt Scanlon Media is ... most widely referenced global news source in the human capital sector. , “It is ...
(Date:3/22/2017)... , ... March 21, 2017 , ... The Conference Forum ... (CMO Summit) to be held on May 10-11, 2017, at the Colonnade Hotel in ... specifically for Chief Medical Officer peer-to-peer learning, benchmarking and support. , “The Chief Medical ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:3/2/2017)... Summary This report provides all the ... interests and activities since 2010. ... Read the full report: http://www.reportlinker.com/p03605615-summary/view-report.html ... report provides an in-depth insight into the partnering activity of ... On demand company reports are prepared upon purchase to ensure ...
(Date:3/2/2017)... Australia , March 2, 2017 Australian ... Ltd (ASX: CYP), has signed an agreement with ... from the Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute and Department of ... to conduct a further preclinical study to support the ... treatment of asthma.  Asthma is a ...
(Date:2/28/2017)... -- News solutions for biometrics, bag drop and New ... At ... 16 March, Materna will present its complete end-to-end passenger journey, ... a real benefit for passengers. To accelerate the whole passenger ... point solutions to take passengers through the complete integrated process ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):