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Frost & Sullivan: Novel Diagnostics Methods Driving the European Cancer IVD Market Towards Early Detection and Prevention
Date:2/24/2009

LONDON, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Early detection is the key focus of cancer diagnostics. Traditional testing methods such as immunoassay testing are facing fierce competition from evolving segments such as nucleic acid amplification technology (NAT) and immunohistochemistry testing. The ability to prove the clinical utility and practical use of the test within a laboratory is one of the essential requirements to be successful in this market.

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New analysis from Frost & Sullivan (http://www.drugdiscovery.frost.com), European Cancer IVD Market, finds that the market earned revenues of $623.5 million in 2008 and estimates this to reach $1.5 billion in 2015.

"Intense research for the development of new cancer therapies is increasing the demand for tests to guide physicians in the selection of appropriate treatments," notes Frost & Sullivan Research Analyst Gayathry Ramachandran. "Repeated test requests, especially for prostrate specific antigen (PSA) will boost market revenues."

The increased prevalence of cancer has resulted in the development of novel technologies that support the effective diagnosis of cancer. Rising awareness, paralleled by the mounting use of cancer screening tests will promote the growth of the European cancer IVD market over the long term.

The importance of molecular tests has been elucidated by the success of the human genome project. This has allowed the rapid proliferation of specific nucleic acid tests for the detection of tumour markers and this trend holds strong potential for the growth of the market.

"The human genome project has encouraged the cancer genome project, where high throughput techniques are developed to d
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