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Cell Culture: The World Market for Media, Sera and Reagents, 3rd. Edition

155 Pages Kalorama Information October 15, 2011 SKU: KLI6420062
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Several cell culture-derived biopharmaceutical drugs were launched in the US and European markets in 2010. Biopharmaceuticals (recombinant proteins, monoclonal antibody and nucleic acid-based products) represent the fastest growing sector in the pharmaceutical industry. Driving the extraordinary interest in biopharmaceuticals is the ability of these large proteins to target diseases in a very specific manner, thus maximizing efficacy while minimizing side effects.

Growth in the development and production of biopharmaceuticals is the most significant driver of the cell culture market. Biological products are developed from large and complex protein molecules, which require equally complex manufacturing methods and an array of analytical techniques. Protein-based biopharmaceuticals are invariably produced by an initial cell culture step (upstream processing), followed by product recovery, purification and formulation into final product format (downstream processing).

This report analyzes the world market for the cell cultures used in these steps and the major trends driving this market. Forecasts and current market sizing are provided in three specific segments:

  • Media,
  • Sera, and
  • Reagents

In addition to a thorough discussion of the technologies and techniques currently employed and emerging in the cell culture area, Kalorama's exhaustive report provides specific information on:

  • Market Size, growth, and forecasts of the segments through 2015
  • Competitive Market Share by leading supplier as of 2010
  • Estimated Market Share by Region (North America, Europe, U.S.)
  • Key Market Drivers and Restraints for suppliers, including discussions of biopharmaceutical pipelines, biomedical R&D directions, and the future of transgenic plant and animal production.
  • Review of the various expression systems (Bacteria, Yeast, Insect, and Mammal) and the biopharmaceutical product manufactured by these systems
  • Discussion of the preferences in media types vying for dominance in the market, including the following:
    • ADCF - animal derived component free media
    • CD - chemically defined media
    • CSFM - complete serum free medium
    • PF - protein free media
    • SF - serum free media
    • SFM - serum free medium
  • Major Trends Impacting the Market: stem cell research (including plans of major companies), cell culture-based vaccine Production and generic biopharmaceuticals
  • Profiles of Leading Suppliers and information about M&A activities in recent years

The information for this report was gathered using both primary and secondary research including comprehensive research of secondary sources such as company literature, databases, investment reports, and medical and business journals. Telephone interviews and email correspondence were the primary method of gathering information. For the purpose of this study Kalorama Information conducted interviews with key industry officials, consultants, and government personnel. These sources were the primary basis in gathering information specifically relating to revenue and market share data presented in this report. Specific interviews with pharmaceutical company and cell culture supply company representatives included marketing directors, division managers, and product representatives.

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Cell Culture: The World Market for Media, Sera and Reagents, 3rd. Edition

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October 15, 2011

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