Cell separation technologies involve the separation of cells from a heterogeneous cell mixture according to their intracellular or extracellular properties. Cell separation has gained importance in the fields of medicine and biology as it is an essential component of cellular therapy and disease diagnosis. The recent expansion of the field of cell separation is linked to an increase the mortality rate due to chronic diseases as majority of these diseases can be treated using cell-based therapies. A pinpoint analysis of the global cell separation technologies market focuses on various aspects of the market such as market trends, market drivers, restraints and opportunities. The competitive landscape section focuses on key leaders within the global cell separation technologies market and their major growth strategies. A deep-dive assessment of segments helps in understanding market dynamics and also would be beneficial for professionals in their respective fields in making better decisions.
Rising incidences of chronic diseases worldwide have accelerated the demand for cell-based therapies. Diagnosis and treatment of chronic diseases require an understanding of complex cell behavior. This can be achieved through cell separation technologies, which involve the separation of cells based on specific properties. Governments of emerging economies are actively contributing to the growth of the biotechnology industry. Technological advances and a growing elderly population are other factors, which could add to the growth of this market. Complex cell behaviour characteristics and patent protected magnetic activated cell technology are some of the restraints of the cell separation technologies market. Development of advanced techniques and simple cost effective methods could greatly benefit this market.
Global Cell Separation Technologies Market by Technology
The global cell separation technologies market is segmented into two categories according to technology: Gradient Centrifugation and Surface Markers Separation. Surface Markers Separation is further segmented into Fluorescence Activated Cell Sorting and Magnetic Cell Sorting. Surface Markers Separation technology is based on flow cytometry and it enables the separation of cells from a heterogeneous mixture in a quick and quantitative manner. It holds the largest market share in the technology segment.
Global Cell Separation Technologies Market by Application
The global cell separation technologies market is segmented based on its application into different categories such as Oncology research, Neuroscience research, Stem Cell research and Microbiology and Immunology research. The application market is expanding due to rapid advances in technology. Oncology and Stem Cell research are the important application areas for this market and most of the companies focus on these fields.
Global Cell Separation Technologies Market by Geography
Geographically, global cell separation technologies are segmented into North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific and LAMEA. North America dominates the global cell separation technologies market due to significant research funding, advanced techniques of research and better research infrastructure. Europe, which is close behind America, is another leading market for global cell separation technologies. Asia-Pacific is the fastest emerging market for global cell separation technologies due to the governments’ initiative to promote the biotechnology industry and a rise in medical tourism.
Key players within the global cell separation technologies market include Mitenyi Biotec GmbH, , BD Bioscience, STEMCELL Technologies Terumo BCT, pluriSelect GmbH, EMD Millipore and Life Technologies. There are very few players in cell separation technologies protecting major technologies with patents and thus, limitingthe entry of others.
High Level Analysis
Comprehensive analysis of the global cell separation technologies market provides an overview of the market and its key concerns. Market dynamics covers market drivers, restraints and opportunities, which would help simplify, understand market behavior. The market segmentation section provides information about technology, application and geographic segments. Porter’s Five Forces analysis helps to determine the market profitability. The suppliers’ bargaining power for global cell separation technologies market is high due to the rising demand for cell separation technology and a lack of suppliers. Majority of the suppliers have innovative technologies, which are patent protected, and thereby reduce the risk of new entrants coming into the market. Strict regulatory requirements also restrict the entry of new organizations. Industrial rivalry is minimal due to the dominance of large companies, which have the advantage of patented technologies and pre-determined growth strategies.
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The global cell separation technologies market is segmented into three major categories: equipment, application and geography.
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