Right from the start of modern biology, the procedure of cell separation from biological samples has every time been a vital task. The progress made in cell separation technologies and immunology is incredible. Today, thanks to the advancements in the technology, researchers use innovative equipment for cell separation procedures. The recent progress in cell separation technologies is supported by developments in sorting devices.
Recent advancements in single cell separation technologies are offering the opportunity to distinguish biological insights in individual cells. Key companies are focusing on adopting new trends in cell separation technologies, which will boost its use in cancer research and stem cell research. Transparency Market Research (TMR) in its new report states that the global cell separation technologies market stood at US$1.7 bn in 2012 and is predicted to reach US$3.3 bn by 2019, progressing at a 9.70% CAGR from 2013 to 2019.
TMR answers a few questions that key companies operating in the global cell separation technologies market would like to ask:
Q. What factors would drive the global market for cell separation technologies?
The global market for cell separation technologies is primarily driven by the rising occurrence of chronic diseases. The number of cancer patients is increasing at a rapid pace in many regions. Technological advancements have made it possible for researchers to use cell separation technologies in cancer research activities. Thus, the rising number of cancer patients is predicted to benefit the global market.
Technological developments have made it possible for key companies to introduce new cell separation technologies in the global market. Governments of many nations are taking initiatives to increase their funding for the research and development of new cell separation technologies. All these factors are also expected to propel the global cell separation technologies market.
Q. How will patent expiration create growth opportunities for the market?
Many key companies are currently facing patent expiration, which, in a way, is a factor that would affect the growth of the global cell separation technologies market. However, patent expiration will give companies a chance to introduce new cell separation technologies in the global market. The introduction of new technologies will boost the global market.
Q. How will the launch of new technologies benefit the global market?
Many prominent players are concentrating on introducing new cell separation solutions in the global market to meet the needs of healthcare professionals and medical centers.
The demand from clinicians and researchers for advanced technologies that offer enhanced efficiency, scalability, and high viability to optimize cell separation technologies is increasing.
Recently, Quad Technologies launched its new cell separation technology, MagCloudz Kit that enables fast, scalable, and straightforward cell separation. This new technology is expected to be used for T cell purification, circulating tumor cell separation, immunotherapy, and stem cell isolation.
Such new cell sorting techniques are expected to enhance the development of cell therapies. New product developments are expected to motivate key companies to launch their new products. With many new cell separation technologies lined-up in the pipeline, the global market is expected to grow significantly.