DUBLIN, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global High Throughput Screening (HTS) Market 2014-2018" report to their offering.
High throughput screening (HTS) is a technology of screening and analyzing a large number of biological or chemical compounds against specific targets. It is generally a fully automated technology and involves instruments, consumables, and software for screening and analysis of compound. The use of liquid handling devices, robotics, and bioinformatics are important aspects of the HTS technology. It is widely used by researchers for drug discovery and other research applications.
The high sensitivity, high speed, and easy to use supports the adoption of HTS in research and drug discovery to identify enzymes, ligands for receptors, ion-channels, or other pharmacological targets of interest. HTS is a crucial step in drug discovery for various applications such as assay development, target identification, and primary screening.
The analysts forecast the Global HTS market to grow at a CAGR of 7.85 percent over the period 2013-2018.
This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global HTS market for the period 2014-2018. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of instruments, consumables, and services used for HTS. It also includes the technologies used for HTS such as cell-based assays, LOC, uHTS, label-free technology, and bioinformatics.
The report, the Global High Throughput Screening Market 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the Americas, and the EMEA and APAC regions; it also covers the Global HTS market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
One of the major trends emerging in the market is the improved automation and miniaturization of HTS techniques, which helps reduce the consumption of reagents and other chemical compounds in the tests.
According to the report, one of the major drivers in the market is advances in HTS technology. The use of HTS technology and products has increased because of automation, improved accuracy, sensitivity, and robotics. Automated robotics reduces the manual handling of the samples, which helps reduce the errors.
Further, the report states that one of the major challenges in the market is the intense competition among the vendors. There are many big, medium, and small companies in the market that provide high-end instruments and other products.
The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to a SWOT analysis of the key vendors.
Key Topics Covered:
01. Executive Summary
02. List of Abbreviations
03. Scope of the Report
04. Market Research Methodology
06. Market Landscape
07. Market Segmentation by Application
08. Market Segmentation by Technology
09. Market Segmentation by Product
10. Geographical Segmentation
11. Buying Criteria
12. Market Growth Drivers
13. Drivers and their Impact
14. Market Challenges
15. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
16. Market Trends
17. Trends and their Impact
18. Vendor Landscape
19. Key Vendor Analysis
- Agilent Technologies
- Aurora Biomed
- BMG LABTECH
- Bio-Rad Laboratories
- BioFocus DPI
- BioTek Instruments
- Brooks Automation
- Charles River LaboratoriesInternational
- Dickinson and Company
- Dynamic Devices
- F. Hoffmann-La Roche
- Tecan Group
- Thermo Fisher Scientific
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