Transformation and Growth Opportunities in the US Next-Generation Sequencing Informatics Market

Transformation and Growth Opportunities in the US Next-Generation Sequencing Informatics Market

Frost & Sullivan expects strong demand for commercial application-focused solutions to drive new investments in the development of tools and technologies, and will also result in consolidation of the US next-generation sequencing informatics market. Changing customer requirements and intense competition will drive the transformation. As companies look to develop end-to-end informatics solutions focused on end-use applications, Frost & Sullivan expects a significant growth in mergers, acquisitions, and partnerships. At the same time, given the growing applications of healthcare Big Data tools in genomics data interpretation, the market is expected to witness the entry of several healthcare information technology majors over the next 5 to 7 years. This study, from Frost & Sullivan’s Life Science and Research Tools program, determines which customer segments will emerge as key opportunity areas through 2021. It identifies various opportunities across customer and market segments, determines unmet customer needs, and provides insights on approaches that can be taken by competitors to solve industry challenges. The report offers quantitative and qualitative assessments of revenue growth opportunities and calls to action across the pharmaceutical, academic lab, molecular diagnostics, and hospital lab spaces. It provides details about companies to watch, market drivers and restraints, and growth strategies for prospective market entrants.

Key questions this study will answer:
What are they opportunities that make this an attractive market with significant future revenue potential for companies?
What are the key success factors that will help companies remain relevant and competitive in this crowded market?
What do the current and prospective competitive landscapes look like? What approaches are players taking to counter competitive threats?
What is the growth potential for NGS informatics across the different customer segments?
What innovative approaches will replace current business models to overcome existing challenges?


  • Executive Summary
    • Key Findings
    • Strategic Imperatives—Growth Opportunities
    • Strategic Imperatives—Opportunities in Diverse Customer Segments
    • Scope and Segmentation
    • Key Questions This Study Will Answer
    • Market Engineering Measurements
  • Market Definition and Overview
    • Market Definition—NGS Informatics
    • Industry Value Chain
    • Market Overview and Landscape
    • Market Segmentation
  • Market Drivers and Restraints
    • Key Market Drivers
    • Key Market Restraints
  • Market Forecast and Trends
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table NGS Informatics Market: Market Engineering Measurements, US, 2016
    • Scenario-Contingent Market Projections
      • Table NGS Informatics Market: Revenue Forecast Scenario Analysis, US, 2016–2021
    • Growth Potential in Major Market Segments
    • Forecast Assumptions
  • Secondary Analysis Segment
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Secondary Analysis Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, US, 2016
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table Secondary Analysis Segment: Revenue Forecast, US, 2016–2021
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
  • Tertiary Analysis Segment
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Tertiary Analysis Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, US, 2016
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table Tertiary Analysis Segment: Revenue Forecast, US, 2016–2021
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
  • Storage Segment
    • Market Engineering Measurements
      • Table Storage Segment: Market Engineering Measurements, US, 2016
    • Revenue Forecast
      • Table Storage Segment: Revenue Forecast, US, 2016–2021
    • Revenue Forecast Discussion
  • Market Forecast for Key Customer Segments
    • Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Segment— Revenue Forecast
      • Table Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Segment: Revenue Forecast, US, 2016–2021
    • Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Segment— Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Segment—Pharmaceutical Major and NGS Informatics Company Partnerships
    • Molecular Diagnostics Segment—Revenue Forecast
      • Table Molecular Diagnostics Segment: Revenue Forecast, US, 2016–2021
    • Molecular Diagnostics Segment—Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Academic and Government Research Lab Segment— Revenue Forecast
      • Table Academic and Government Research Lab Segment: Revenue Forecast, US, 2016–2021
    • Academic and Government Research Lab Segment— Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Hospital Lab Segment—Revenue Forecast
      • Table Hospital Lab Segment: Revenue Forecast, US, 2016–2021
    • Hospital Lab Segment—Revenue Forecast Discussion
    • Sequencing Service Provider Segment—Revenue Forecast
      • Table Sequencing Service Provider Segment: Revenue Forecast, US, 2016–2021
    • Sequencing Service Provider Segment—Revenue Forecast Discussion
  • Key Market Trends and Impact on Business
    • Key Market Trends and Impact on Business
    • Key Market Trends Explained
  • Top Predictions for the Market
    • Top Predictions for the NGS Informatics Market
  • Growth Opportunity Analysis
    • Growth Opportunity 1—End-to-End Informatics and Clinical Reporting Solutions
    • Growth Opportunity 2—Big Data Analytics Tools for Clinical Interpretation of Sequencing Data
    • Growth Opportunity 3—Development of Clinical- Application Focused NGS Informatics Products
    • Growth Opportunity 4—Offering Multi-Omics Platforms Along with NGS Informatics Tools
    • Growth Opportunity 5—Revenue Growth Opportunity in Precision Medicine
    • Growth Opportunity 6—High-Speed Analysis Platforms
  • Growth Opportunity Matrix
    • Growth Opportunity Matrix—Key Opportunities and Impact on Business
  • Competitive Analysis
    • Competitive Factor Assessment
    • Competitive Environment
    • Competitive Landscape and Benchmarking
    • Partnership and Collaboration Mapping of Secondary Analysis Companies
    • Partnership and Collaboration Mapping of Tertiary Analysis Companies
    • Benchmarking of Secondary Analysis Companies Based on Key Competitive Factors
    • Benchmarking of Tertiary Analysis Companies Based on Key Competitive Factors
    • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Companies to Watch
    • Fabric Genomics
    • Edico Genome
    • Bina Technologies (Roche)
    • Qiagen
    • Illumina (BaseSpace)
    • Seven Bridges Genomics
    • PierianDx
    • SolveBio
    • DNAnexus
    • Bluebee Genomics
  • Conclusion
    • Growth Strategies for Existing NGS Informatics Providers
    • Growth Strategies for Prospective Entrants
    • 3 Key Predictions
  • Appendix
    • Drivers Explained
    • Restraints Explained
    • Market Size Estimation Methodology
    • Market Engineering Methodology

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