DUBLIN, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5g3rx5/dna_sequencing) has announced the addition of the report "DNA Sequencing - Technologies, Markets and Companies" to their offering.
This report briefly reviews basics of human genome variations, development of sequencing technologies, and their applications. Current large and small sequencers are described as well as companies developing them. Various applications of sequencing are described including those for genetics, medical diagnostics, drug discovery and cancer. Next generation sequencing technologies, both second and third generations, are reviewed. Companies developing software for analysis of sequencing data are also included. Selected academic institutes conducting research in sequencing are also listed.
The current market is mostly for research applications and future markets will be other applications related to healthcare. The value of the DNA sequencer market in 2012 is described with estimates for 2017 and 2022. Various methods and factors on which market estimates depend are described briefly. Markets are tabulated according to geographical areas as well as applications. Small sequencers form the basis of SWOT (strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, threats) analysis. Several marketing strategies have been outlined.
The report includes profiles of 108 companies involved in sequencing and their 106 collaborations. The report text is supplemented by 36 tables, 12 figures and 320 selected references to the literature.
Key Topics Covered:
2. DNA Sequencing Technologies
3. Comparative Analysis of Sequencing Technologies
4. Sequencing for Research
5. Applications of Sequencing in Healthcare
6. Markets for Sequencers
7. Companies Involved in Sequencing
For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5g3rx5/dna_sequencing
SOURCE Research and Markets