Global Electrophoresis Equipment and Supplies Market: Snapshot
The global electrophoresis equipment market is chiefly driven by the demand for newer and innovative drugs and therapies and the increasing research projects related to proteins, genes, and certain bio-molecules across the globe. In addition to this, the market is expected to be driven by the growing popularity of the electrophoresis devices as the technology is being used extensively all across for rising demand for enhanced gel imaging system and by new products. Along with the proteomics research numerous other sectors have involved in the study are projected to start making use of the electrophoresis equipment which thus drive the growth of the global electrophoresis equipment and supplies market across the globe.
Gel Electrophoresis Equipment to Continue to Lead Global Electrophoresis Equipment and Supplies Market Owing to Help from Genomics Applications
Electrophoresis is the most regularly used as the analysis and separation technology in life science, biotech labs, and pharmaceutical industry. It has been a preferred method to physically separate macromolecules such as RNA, proteins, and other nucleic acid fragments according to their electric charge and molecular size.
Electrophoresis equipment and supplies market can be broadly categorized into capillary electrophoresis equipment and gel electrophoresis equipment. The equipment for gel electrophoresis has dominated the overall share in the global market due to help from genomics applications. In the recent past, almost half of the market share was accounted by the segment of gel electrophoresis equipment. A paradigm change to proteomicshas from genomics has been observes in the global electrophoresis equipment and supplies market and has consequently helped in the growth of the two-dimensional gel electrophoresis equipment.
Depending on the application, the global electrophoresis equipment and supplies market can be segmented into hemoglobin analysis, microbial detection, and protein diagnostics. Molecular profiling applications have started to expand in the recent years and also offering consistent demand for electrophoresis technique. Nucleic acids and protein separation are two major application of electrophoresis. The majority of the market share of the electrophoresis equipment and supplies was dominated by hemoglobin analysis. Hemoglobin electrophoresis was noted to be one of the most precise, accurate, and regularly used technique for DNA analysis in the global market. Capillary electrophoresis equipment finds a major application in the analysis of hemoglobin and is acknowledged to be one of the most progressive equipment for the separation of nucleic acids in the market across the world.
Asia Pacific and Rest of the World to catch up with North America Market by 2019
The global electrophoresis equipment and supplies market can be segmented into key geographical regions such as North America, Asia Pacific, Europe, and Rest of the World. The global electrophoresis equipment market was largely dominated by North America and accounted for nearly 40% of market share. This growth was followed by the development in the Europe electrophoresis equipment market. The other key regional segments of Asia Pacific and Rest of the World are poised to show a significant growth in their respective market by the end of the given forecast period in 2019.
Some of the key players in the global electrophoresis and supplies market include names such as Bio-Rad Laboratories Inc., Hoefer Inc., GE Healthcare Ltd., and Life Technologies Corp among others.
Electrophoresis is an analytical technique used to separate macromolecules such as nucleic acid fragments, proteins and RNA according to their molecular size and electric charge. Electrophoresis can be segmented as gel electrophoresis and capillary electrophoresis and both these techniques are observed to be the first choice of researchers for efficient analytical separation of macromolecules. Gel electrophoresis is a technique that separates macromolecules using gel-like matrix and has contributed to the growth by offering a wide range of geometrics to researchers. The capillary electrophoresis a separation technique based on the differential transportation velocities of charged species in an electric field through a conductive medium.
The electrophoresis equipment and supplies market report studies the current scenario as well as the future market potential for electrophoresis equipment and supplies globally. The electrophoresis equipment and supplies market has been segmented on the basis of technologies and applications. On the basis of technologies, the market is segmented as gel electrophoresis, capillary electrophoresis and electrophoresis accessories. The gel electrophoresis equipment has been further sub segmented as polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis equipment and two-dimensional gel electrophoresis. Electrophoresis accessories cover the market for reagents, electrophoresis densitometers and DC supply. The various applications covered for electrophoresis equipment and supplies market are diagnostics (protein), hemoglobin analysis and microbial detection. The market for electrophoresis equipment and supplies has been analyzed on the basis of the product preferences, usage pattern, applications, equipment cost and distribution of electrophoresis supplies. The market size and forecasts in terms of revenue (USD million) for each of these segments have been provided for the period 2013 to 2019, considering 2012 as the base year. The electrophoresis equipment and supplies report also provides the compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) for each segment of the market for the forecast period 2013 to 2019.
Geographically, the electrophoresis equipment and supplies market has been segmented into four regions, namely, North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of the World (RoW). The market size and forecasts in terms of revenue (USD million) for each of these segments have been provided for the period 2013 to 2019, considering 2012 as the base year. The electrophoresis equipment and supplies market report also provides the compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) for each segment of the market for the forecast period 2013 to 2019. The study also includes qualitative analysis of the competitive scenario in these regions. The market overview section of the electrophoresis equipment and supplies market report offers a qualitative analysis of the overall market considering the factors determining market dynamics such as drivers, restraints and opportunities. To understand the current and future market scenario of the electrophoresis equipment and supplies market Porter’s five force analysis and market attractiveness analysis covers the various aspects related to market environment.
The electrophoresis equipment and supplies market report also provides a highlight of the competitive landscape of the market, wherein the market share analysis of the important players in the market, along with the services offered by them has been discussed. A list of recommendations has also been included for new entrants as well as existing market players to help them establish a strong presence in the electrophoresis equipment and supplies market and accentuate market shares. The electrophoresis equipment and supplies market report concludes with the profiles of major players having presence in the market such as BioRad Laboratories, Inc., GE Healthcare Ltd., Hoefer, Inc., Agilent Technologies, Life Technologies Corporation, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc. and Danaher Corporation. Market players are profiled on the basis of attributes such as company overview, financial overview, business strategies adopted by the companies to ensure sustainability and maximize profits, product portfolio and recent developments.
The global electrophoresis equipment and supplies market is segmented as follows:
Electrophoresis Equipment and Supplies Market, by Technology
- Polyacrylamide Gel Electrophoresis
- Two-dimensional Gel Electrophoresis
Electrophoresis Equipment and Supplies Market, by Applications
- Diagnostics (Proteins)
- Microbial Detection
Electrophoresis Equipment and Supplies Market, by Geography
- North America
- Rest of the World (RoW)