Global Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) Therapeutics Market - Segmented by Chemotherapy and Geography - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2018 - 2023)
The global acute myeloid leukemia therapeutics market was valued at approximately USD 615 million and is expected to witness a CAGR of 14% over 2018-2023 (henceforth, the forecast period). The key factors propelling this market are high incidence and prevalence of acute myeloid leukemia, and increasing investments in R&D.
High Incidence and Prevalence of Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) is very common in adults and accounts for 80% of cases. In the United States, the incidence of AML ranges from three to five cases for a population of 100,000. According to a cancer statistics in 2015, there are 20,830 new cases that are diagnosed and 10,000 have died from this disease. Increasing expenditure on healthcare. According to data from the centers on Medicare and Medicaid Services, the United States spent USD 3.2 trillion on healthcare, in 2015. Additionally, increasing investment in R&D and advancement in pharmacology and molecular biology, to promote drug development, are also driving the global acute myeloid leukemia therapeutics market.
Complications Related to Chemotherapy
Chemotherapy treats various types of cancer. However, it also causes varied side-effects in different patients at different locations, which mainly depend on the type of cancer, location of the cancer, drugs and their dosage, and general health of the individual. The common side-effects of chemotherapy include - headache, muscle pain, stomach pain, and pain from nerve damage, which refers to burning and numbness. Additionally, stringent regulatory guidelines of the government in various countries are restraining the global acute myeloid leukemia therapeutics market.
Market Segmentation Insights for the Acute Myeloid Leukemia Market
Under the Chemotherapy segment, the largest market share is held by Cytarabine in the global market. Apart from finding direct application in Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML), cytarabine is also used in treatment of acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL), chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML), and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. The largest market share of Cytarabine is attributable to the fact that it is a 1st generation chemotherapy drug due to which it has larger user base and adoption rate. However, the Anti-metabolite sub-segment under Chemotherapy segment is expected to show fastest growth due to greater positive response in reported use-cases which is spurring its popularity.
Geographically, the market has been segmented into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa, and South America. North America dominates the acute myeloid leukemia therapeutics market, due to the rising incidence of acute myeloid leukemia therapeutics, rise in the healthcare expenditure in the region, high investments on the development of pipeline drugs, and awareness among the people for the treatment of the acute myeloid leukemia therapeutics. Asia-Pacific is expected to be the fastest growing region over the forecast period.
Key Developments in the Market
- June 2017- Genmab received the US FDA approval for Darzalex, for the relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma.
Major Players -Genmab A/S, GlaxoSmithKline, Bristol Myer Squibb, Novartis AG, Roche, Celegene Corporation, and Eisai Co. Ltd, among others.
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