The global market for sequencing products and services reached $3.5 billion in 2012. This market is expected to grow to nearly $4.5 billion in 2013 and nearly 11.7 billion in 2018, a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 21.2%.
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SCOPE AND FORMAT
The scope of the report includes sequencing technologies, applications, industries, initiatives, markets, patents and companies. The markets for sequencing products and services are given for the years 2012, 2013 and 2018.
This report reviews the main sequencing platforms, and explains why genetic variation is important for many markets, including clinical testing. It then discusses some of the top research initiatives that are contributing to NGS applications. Market driving forces are also discussed.
The report covers the sequencing markets by workflow, including sample preparation products; sequencing instruments & consumables; informatics; and sequencing services. It includes the sequencing instrument market by platform: Sanger, NGS and 3GS and by instrument class: low throughput, high-throughput, benchtop, and handheld.
The report covers the markets for the main sequencing end use applications, including research (R&D, drug discovery & development, biotech); clinical; consumer; and applied (forensics, microbial genomics, agricultural genomics).
A key part of the report covers NGS clinical markets in depth, including by test complexity, indication and test purpose. Test complexity refers to the multiplexing (e.g., the number of genes covered) and coverage (e.g., the extent to which the genome is covered) of the test. Examining the market by test complexity provides valuable insight into which products (e.g., sample preparation, NGS instrument, informatics) will be in demand in the future.
The report provides market data and forecasts for NGS diagnostics by specific applications, including those for cancer, rare diseases, common diseases, and pre- and post-natal screening.
Specific geographic markets are discussed, including North America, Europe, China, Japan and the rest of the world.
Market data covers the years 2012, 2013 and 2018.
Industry sectors analyzed in this report include NGS instruments (including market share data for the main instrument companies); NGS target enrichment; 3GS; direct to consumer genetic testing; single cell genomics; NGS-based proteomics; informatics; information technology; clinical laboratory; and the prenatal diagnostics (including market shares for the leading NGS companies).
More than 142 companies in the sequencing industry are profiled in this report.
BCC Research provides a summary of the main industry acquisitions and strategic alliances from 2011 through 2013, including key alliance trends.
John Bergin is the author of previous BCC biotechnology reports titled Next Generation Sequencing: Emerging Clinical Applications and Global Markets; Epigenomics: Emerging Opportunities in Biomarkers, Diagnostics and Therapeutics; Global Biochip Markets: Microarrays and Lab-on-a-chip; RNA Interference in the Post-Genomics Era: Markets and Technologies; DNA Sequencing: Emerging Technologies and Applications; Biologic Imaging Reagents: Technologies and Global Markets; and Synthetic Biology: Emerging Global Markets.
Mr. Bergin has held business development, sales and marketing positions with a Fortune 500 advanced materials company, as well as executive management positions with an emerging nanotechnology company. Mr. Bergin holds a BS degree in Chemistry, an MS degree in Biotechnology and a Masters of Business Administration.