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Life Science Instruments & Reagents Global Market - Forecast to 2023

Life Science Instruments & Reagents Global Market - Forecast to 2023

This report studies the life science instruments and reagents market over the forecast period of 2017 to 2023. The life science instruments and reagents market is expected to grow at a high single digit CAGR to reach $81,325 million by 2023. The report covers all life instruments and associated reagents used in pharmaceuticals, biotechnology and diagnostics that help cutting edge research and innovative application. These technologies include from basic to advanced technologies including spectrometry, chromatography, microscopy, PCR, flow cytometry, laboratoy centrifuges, electrophoresis, NGS, biochips, automated liquid handling and robotics, cell counters, laboratory freezers and others. This report does not include medical devices or in-vitro diagnostics market; however the usage of instruments and reagents for diagnostic purpose is included in the market. The life science instruments and reagents global market is segmented based on technology, applications, products, end users and geography.

Spectrometry global market is segmented based on technology and application. Based on technology type, spectrometry market is segmented into atomic spectrometry, mass spectrometry, molecular spectrometry. The spectrometry market by application is segmented into biotechnology and pharmaceutical. Chromatography global market is segmented based on technology type, products and application. Based on technology type, chromatography market is divided into liquid chromatography, gas chromatography, super critical fluid chromatography and thin layer chromatography. Chromatography global market by products is further segmented into instruments, columns and reagents & consumables. Chromatography market based on application is divided into drug discovery and development, manufacturing, Omics and clinical diagnostics. Microscopy global market is segmented into technology type and application. Based on technology type, microscopy is segmented into electron microscopy, optical microscopy, confocal microscopy and scanning probe microscopy. Based on application, microscopy market is classified into cell biology, clinical/pathology, pharmacology & toxicology and clinical diagnostics.

PCR global market is segmented based on technology type, products and application. Based on technology type, PCR market is segmented into standard PCR, real-time PCR/Q PCR, Reverse Transcriptase PCR, digital PCR, assembly PCR and others. PCR market based on products is segmented into instruments, reagents & consumables, software & services. Based on application, PCR market is segmented into clinical diagnostics, industrial and others. Flow cytometry global market is segmented into technology type, products and application. Based on technology type, flow cytometry market is divided into cell based assay and bead based assay. Flow cytometry market based on products is classified into Instruments and reagents and consumables. Based on application, flow cytometry market is segmented into research, clinical diagnostics and pharmaceutical and biotechnology. Centrifugation global market is segmented based on technology type and application. Based on technology type, centrifugation market is segmented into micro-centrifugation, high-speed/super speed centrifugation, ultra-centrifugation. Centrifugation market based on application is segmented into research, diagnostics and manufacturing.

Electrophoresis global market is segmented based on technology type, products and application. Based on technology type, electrophoresis market is segmented into gel electrophoresis and capillary electrophoresis. Electrophoresis market based on products is classified into instruments and reagents & consumables. Based on application, electrophoresis market is segmented into research, diagnostics and pharmaceutical & biotechnology. NGS global market is segmented based on technology type, products and application. Based on technology type NGS market is segmented into reversible terminator sequencing, Ion Semi-conductor sequencing, sequencing by ligation, Single molecule real time sequencing and others. NGS market based on products is divided into instruments, services and NGS workflow products. Based on application, NGS market is segmented into by process and by field. NGS application by process is segmented into genomics, epigenomics, transcriptomics and others. NGS application by field is segmented into diagnostics, drug discovery and development and biomarker discovery. Biochips global market is segmented based on technology type, products and application. Based on technology type biochips market is segmented into microarray and microfluidics/lab-on-a-chip. Biochips market based on products is divided into instruments, reagents & consumables, software, services. Based on application, biochips market is segmented into diagnostics, drug discovery & development and research.

Automated liquid handling & robotics global market is segmented based on application into diagnostics, drug discovery & development and research. Others segment includes sterilization, western blotting, colorimeters, incubator and fume hoods. Depending on the end users, the life science instruments and reagents global market is sectioned into academic & government institutions, pharmaceutical & biotechnology companies, hospitals and diagnostic centers and others.

Increased focus on R&D expenditure and growth of biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries, technological advancements in analytical devices, growth in funding for research, rising demand of analytical instruments with growing research activities in proteomics, lucrative growth opportunities in emerging markets and increasing demand from various industries. Factors such as high cost of instruments, dearth of skilled professionals and stringent regulations are hampering the market growth.

Geographically, the market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of the World. North America dominated the life science instruments and reagents market with the largest share which is driven by factors such as increasing awareness of technology, proximity of companies, and early adoption of latest treatments. The European market is expected to be second largest market, growing at a lower rate mainly due to the stringent regulatory environment and slow growth due to the economic crisis. The Asian market is expected to occupy third place with highest growth due increasing government funding of research, economic prosperity, early adoption of latest technology and the relaxed regulatory environment.

The life science instruments and reagents global market is a fragmented market with key players such as Agilent Technologies (U.S.), BD and Company (U.S.), Bio-Rad Laboratories (U.S.) Bruker Corporation (U.S.), Danaher Corporation (U.S.), Illumina, Inc. (U.S.), Merck KGaA (Germany), Perkinelemer, Inc. (U.S.), Roche Holdings (Switzerland), Shimadzu Corporation (Japan), Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. (U.S.) and Waters Corporation (U.S.).


1 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 44
2 INTRODUCTION 56
2.1 KEY TAKEAWAYS 56
2.2 REPORT DESCRIPTION 57
2.3 MARKETS COVERED 59
2.4 STAKEHOLDERS 66
2.5 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 66
2.5.1 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 67
2.5.2 MARKET CRACKDOWN & DATA TRIANGULATION 70
2.5.3 SECONDARY SOURCES 71
2.5.4 PRIMARY SOURCES 72
2.5.5 KEY DATA POINTS FROM SECONDARY SOURCES 72
2.5.6 KEY DATA POINTS FROM PRIMARY SOURCES 73
2.5.7 ASSUMPTIONS 73
3 MARKET OVERVIEW 76
3.1 INTRODUCTION 76
3.2 MARKET SEGMENTATION 76
3.3 FACTORS INFLUENCING MARKET 79
3.4 MARKET DYNAMICS 80
3.4.1 DRIVERS & OPPORTUNITIES 80
3.4.1.1 Increased focus on R&D and growth of biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries 80
3.4.1.2 Technological advancements in analytical devices 80
3.4.1.3 Growth in funding for research 81
3.4.1.4 Rising demand for analytical instruments with growing research activities in proteomics 81
3.4.1.5 Lucrative growth opportunities in emerging markets 82
3.4.1.6 Increasing demand from various industries 83
3.4.2 RESTRAINTS AND THREATS 83
3.4.2.1 High cost of instruments 83
3.4.2.2 Dearth of Skilled Professionals 84
3.4.2.3 Stringent regulations 84
3.4.2.4 Lack of IP protection in developing regions 86
3.5 PORTER’S FIVE FORCE ANALYSIS 87
3.5.1 THREAT OF NEW ENTRANTS 88
3.5.2 THREAT OF SUBSTITUTES 88
3.5.3 RIVALRY AMONG EXISTING COMPETITORS 89
3.5.4 BARGAINING POWER OF SUPPLIERS 90
3.5.5 BARGAINING POWER OF BUYERS 91
3.6 SUPPLY CHAIN 92
3.6.1 RAW MATERIALS 92
3.6.2 MANUFACTURERS 93
3.6.3 DISTRIBUTORS 94
3.6.4 STORAGE AND INVENTORY MANAGEMENT 95
3.7 REGULATORY AFFAIRS 95
3.7.1 NORTH AMERICA 96
3.7.2 EUROPE 100
3.7.3 CHINA 103
3.7.4 JAPAN 104
3.7.5 INDIA 104
3.8 GLOBAL LIFE SCIENCE INSTRUMENTS AND REAGENTS GLOBAL MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS 105
4 SPECTROMETRY GLOBAL MARKET 109
4.1 INTRODUCTION 109
4.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 112
4.2.1 DRIVERS& OPPORTUNITIES 112
4.2.2 RESTRAINTS & THREATS 112
4.3 SPECTROMETRY GLOBAL MARKET BY TECHNOLOGY TYPE 113
4.3.1 ATOMIC SPECTROSCOPY 114
4.3.2 MASS SPECTROMETRY 115
4.3.3 MOLECULAR SPECTROMETRY 117
4.4 SPECTROMETRY GLOBAL MARKET, APPLICATIONS 121
4.5 SPECTROMETRY MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS 125
5 CHROMATOGRAPHY GLOBAL MARKET 127
5.1 INTRODUCTION 127
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 130
5.2.1 DRIVERS & OPPORTUNITIES 130
5.2.2 RESTRAINTS 130
5.3 CHROMATOGRAPHY GLOBAL MARKET, TECHNOLOGY TYPE 130
5.3.1 LIQUID CHROMATOGRAPHY 131
5.3.2 GAS CHROMATOGRAPHY 134
5.3.3 SUPERCRITICAL FLUID CHROMATOGRAPHY (SFC) 135
5.3.4 THIN LAYER CHROMATOGRAPHY 137
5.4 RECENT TRENDS 141
5.5 CHROMATOGRAPHY GLOBAL MARKET, PRODUCTS 141
5.5.1 INSTRUMENTS 142
5.5.2 COLUMNS 144
5.5.3 REAGENTS AND CONSUMABLES 145
5.6 CHROMATOGRAPHY GLOBAL MARKET, APPLICATIONS 146
5.7 CHROMATOGRAPHY MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS 153
6 MICROSCOPY GLOBAL MARKET 155
6.1 INTRODUCTION 155
6.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 158
6.2.1 DRIVERS & OPPORTUNITES 158
6.2.2 RESTRAINTS AND THREATS 158
6.3 MICROSCOPY GLOBAL MARKET, TECHNOLOGY TYPE 158
6.3.1 ELECTRON MICROSCOPY 160
6.3.2 OPTICAL MICROSCOPY 162
6.3.3 CONFOCAL MICROSCOPY 164
6.3.4 SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY 166
6.4 MICROSCOPY GLOBAL MARKET, APPLICATION 168
6.5 RECENT ADVANCEMENTS 173
6.6 MICROSCOPY MARKET SHARE 174
7 PCR TECHNIQUES GLOBAL MARKET 176
7.1 INTRODUCTION 176
7.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 179
7.2.1 DRIVERS AND OPPORTUNITIES 179
7.2.2 RESTRAINTS AND THREATS 179
7.3 PCR TECHNIQUES BY TYPE 180
7.3.1 STANDARD PCR 181
7.3.2 REAL TIME PCR/QPCR 183
7.3.3 REVERSE TRANSCRIPTASE PCR (RT PCR) 185
7.3.4 DIGITAL PCR 187
7.3.5 ASSEMBLY PCR 189
7.3.6 OTHER PCR 191
7.4 GLOBAL PCR PRODUCTS MARKET 195
7.4.1 INSTRUMENTS 196
7.4.2 REAGENTS & CONSUMABLES 198
7.4.3 SOFTWARE 200
7.4.4 SERVICES 201
7.5 GLOBAL PCR APPLICATION MARKET 203
7.6 PCR MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS 209
8 FLOW CYTOMETRY GLOBAL MARKET 211
8.1 INTRODUCTION 211
8.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 214
8.2.1 DRIVERS & OPPORTUNITIES 214
8.2.2 RESTRAINTS & THREATS 214
8.3 FLOW CYTOMETRY GLOBAL MARKET, TECHNOLOGY TYPE 215
8.3.1 CELL-BASED ASSAYS 215
8.3.2 BEAD-BASED ASSAYS 218
8.4 FLOW CYTOMETRYGLOBAL MARKET, PRODUCTS 219
8.4.1 INSTRUMENTS 220
8.4.2 REAGENTS AND CONSUMABLES 222
8.5 FLOW CYTOMETRYGLOBAL MARKET, APPLICATION 224
8.6 FLOW CYTOMETRY MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS 229
9 LABORATORY CENTRIFUGATION GLOBAL MARKET 231
9.1 INTRODUCTION 231
9.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 234
9.2.1 DRIVERS & OPPORTUNITIES 234
9.2.2 RESTRAINTS & THREATS 234
9.3 CENTRIFUGE MARKET, BY TYPE 234
9.3.1 MICRO-CENTRIFUGATION 235
9.3.2 HIGH-SPEED CENTRIFUGATION OR SUPER SPEED CENTRIFUGATION 237
9.3.3 ULTRA-CENTRIFUGATION 239
9.3.4 INSTRUMENTS 240
9.4 LABORATORY CENTRIFUGE GLOBAL MARKET, BY APPLICATION 241
10 ELECTROPHORESIS GLOBAL MARKET 247
10.1 INTRODUCTION 247
10.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 250
10.2.1 DRIVERS & OPPORTUNITIES 250
10.2.2 RESTRAINTS & THREATS 250
10.3 ELECTROPHORESIS GLOBAL MARKET, TECHNOLOGY TYPE 250
10.3.1 GEL ELECTROPHORESIS 251
10.3.2 CAPILLARY ELECTROPHORESIS 254
10.4 ELECTROPHORESIS GLOBAL MARKET, PRODUCT 258
10.4.1 INSTRUMENTS 258
10.4.2 REAGENTS, BUFFERS AND DYES 260
10.5 ELECTROPHORESIS GLOBAL MARKET, APPLICATION 262
11 NEXT GENERATION SEQUENCING GLOBAL MARKET 268
11.1 INTRODUCTION 268
11.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 271
11.2.1 DRIVERS & OPPORTUNITIES 271
11.2.2 RESTRAINTS AND THREATS 271
11.3 NEXT GENERATION SEQUENCING GLOBAL MARKET BY TECHNOLOGY 272
11.3.1 REVERSIBLE TERMINATOR SEQUENCING 273
11.3.2 ION SEMICONDUCTOR SEQUENCING 274
11.3.3 SEQUENCING BY LIGATION 277
11.3.4 SINGLE MOLECULE REAL TIME SEQUENCING (SMRT) 279
11.3.5 OTHERS 281
11.4 NGS GLOBAL MARKET, PRODUCTS 283
11.4.1 INSTRUMENTS 283
11.4.2 SERVICES 285
11.4.3 NGS WORKFLOW PRODUCTS 286
11.5 NGS GLOBAL MARKET, APPLICATIONS 288
11.5.1 NGS global application market, by process 288
11.5.2 NGS GLOBAL APPLICATION MARKET, BY FIELD TYPE 295
11.6 NGS MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS 303
12 BIOCHIPS GLOBAL MARKET 305
12.1 INTRODUCTION 305
12.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 308
12.3 BIOCHIPS GLOBAL MARKET, TECHNOLOGY TYPE 309
12.4 BIOCHIPS GLOBAL MARKET, BY PRODUCTS 314
12.5 BIOCHIPS GLOBAL MARKET, BY APPLICATIONS 321
12.6 RECENT DEVELOPMENTS 326
12.7 BIOCHIPS MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS 327
13 AUTOMATED LIQUID HANDLING AND ROBOTICS GLOBAL MARKET 329
13.1 INTRODUCTION 329
13.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 330
13.3 APPLICATION 335
14 CELL COUNTERS GLOBAL MARKET 341
15 LABORATORY FREEZERS GLOBAL MARKET 344
15.1 INTRODUCTION 344
15.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 345
15.2.1 DRIVERS AND OPPORTUNITIES 345
15.2.2 THREATS AND RESTRAINTS 346
16 OTHERS 349
16.1 INTRODUCTION 349
16.2 STERILIZATION 352
16.3 WESTERN BLOTTING 358
16.4 COLORIMETERS 362
16.5 INCUBATOR 364
16.6 FUME HOODS 365
16.7 HIGH CONTENT SCREENING (HCS) 368
17 LIFE SCIENCE INSTRUMENTS AND REAGENTS GLOBAL MARKET, BY END USERS 370
17.1 INTRODUCTION 370
17.2 ACADEMIC AND GOVERNMENT INSTITUTES 372
17.3 PHARMACEUTICAL AND BIOTECHNOLOGY COMPANIES 374
17.4 HOSPITAL AND DIAGNOSTIC CENTERS 377
17.5 OTHERS 380
18 LIFE SCIENCE INSTRUMENTS AND REAGENTS, BY REGION 382
18.1 INTRODUCTION 382
18.2 NORTH AMERICA 384
18.3 EUROPE 417
18.4 ASIA-PACIFIC 450
18.5 ROW 483
19 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 516
19.1 INTRODUCTION 516
19.1.1 NEW PRODUCTS LAUNCH AND OTHERS AS A MAJOR GROWTH STRATEGY OF MARKET PLAYERS 518
19.1.2 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCH 518
19.1.3 AGREEMENT/COLLABORATION/PARTNERSHIP/JOINT VENTURE 546
19.1.4 EXPANSION/OTHER DEVELOPMENTS 556
19.1.5 ACQUISITIONS 561
19.1.6 APPROVAL 565
20 MAJOR COMPANIES 569
20.1 AGILENT TECHNOLOGIES 569
20.1.1 OVERVIEW 569
20.1.2 FINANCIALS 570
20.1.3 PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 572
20.1.4 KEY DEVELOPMENTS 598
20.1.5 BUSINESS STRATEGY 603
20.1.6 SWOT ANALYSIS 604
20.2 BECTON, DICKINSON AND COMPANY 605
20.2.1 OVERVIEW 605
20.2.2 FINANCIALS 606
20.2.3 PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 609
20.2.4 KEY DEVELOPMENTS 612
20.2.5 BUSINESS STRATEGY 614
20.2.6 SWOT ANALYSIS 615
20.3 BIO-RAD LABORATORIES 616
20.3.1 OVERVIEW 616
20.3.2 FINANCIALS 617
20.3.3 PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 619
20.3.4 KEY DEVELOPMENTS 622
20.3.5 BUSINESS STRATEGY 623
20.3.6 SWOT ANALYSIS 625
20.4 BRUKER CORPORATION 626
20.4.1 OVERVIEW 626
20.4.2 FINANCIALS 627
20.4.3 PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 630
20.4.4 KEY DEVELOPMENTS 632
20.4.5 BUSINESS STRATEGY 642
20.4.6 SWOT ANALYSIS 643
20.5 DANAHER CORPORATION 644
20.5.1 OVERVIEW 644
20.5.2 FINANCIALS 645
20.5.3 PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 649
20.5.4 KEY DEVELOPMENTS 654
20.5.5 BUSINESS STRATEGY 657
20.5.6 SWOT ANALYSIS 658
20.6 ILLUMINA, INC. 659
20.6.1 OVERVIEW 659
20.6.2 FINANCIALS 660
20.6.3 PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 662
20.6.4 KEY DEVELOPMENTS 666
20.6.5 BUSINESS STRATEGY 672
20.6.6 SWOT ANALYSIS 673
20.7 MERCK KGAA 674
20.7.1 OVERVIEW 674
20.7.2 FINANCIALS 675
20.7.3 PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 678
20.7.4 KEY DEVELOPMENTS 688
20.7.5 BUSINESS STRATEGY 693
20.7.6 SWOT ANALYSIS 694
20.8 PERKINELMER, INC. 695
20.8.1 OVERVIEW 695
20.8.2 FINANCIALS 696
20.8.3 PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 698
20.8.4 KEY DEVELOPMENTS 700
20.8.5 BUSINESS STRATEGY 701
20.8.6 SWOT ANALYSIS 702
20.9 ROCHE HOLDINGS AG 703
20.9.1 OVERVIEW 703
20.9.2 FINANCIALS 704
20.9.3 PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 707
20.9.4 KEY DEVELOPMENTS 710
20.9.5 BUSINESS STRATEGY 714
20.9.6 SWOT ANALYSIS 715
20.10 SHIMADZU CORPORATION 716
20.10.1 OVERVIEW 716
20.10.2 FINANCIALS 717
20.10.3 PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 720
20.10.4 KEY DEVELOPMENTS 723
20.10.5 BUSINESS STRATEGY 728
20.10.6 SWOT ANALYSIS 729
20.11 THERMO FISHER SCIENTIFIC, INC. 730
20.11.1 OVERVIEW 730
20.11.2 FINANCIALS 731
20.11.3 PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 734
20.11.4 KEY DEVELOPMENTS 759
20.11.5 BUSINESS STRATEGY 766
20.11.6 SWOT ANALYSIS 767
20.12 WATERS CORPORATION 768
20.12.1 OVERVIEW 768
20.12.2 FINANCIALS 769
20.12.3 PRODUCT PORTFOLIO 772
20.12.4 KEY DEVELOPMENTS 779
20.12.5 BUSINESS STRATEGY 782
20.12.6 SWOT ANALYSIS 783

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