Diagnostic and Therapeutic Trends in Alzheimer`s Disease (Technical Insights)

Diagnostic and Therapeutic Trends in Alzheimer`s Disease (Technical Insights)

This research service analyses the latest diagnostic and therapeutic developments that have occurred in the Alzheimer's disease sector, both from a technology and industry perspective.

  • Executive summary
    • Research scope and methodology
      • Research scope
      • Research methodology
    • Research highlights
      • Industry overview and key trends
      • Snapshot of noteworthy developments
  • Technology primer
    • Alzheimer's disease (ad) overview
      • Ad--a century old pathology
      • Theories in ad--the role of plaques and tangles
      • Disease stages; symptoms; and statistics
    • Alzheimer's disease diagnosis and therapy overview
      • Diagnosis of ad
      • Therapy overview
  • Technology intelligence in the ad space
    • Novel mechanism of action drugs--corporate advancements
      • A ‘food drug’ a day may keep alzheimer’s disease away
      • Protecting neurons by targeting cells’ powerhouses
      • Novel neuroprotective therapeutic agents may soon validate 'tau theory' in alzheimer's
      • Steroids mediated clearance of amyloid plaques in alzheimer’s
      • Improving memory by amplifying a novel receptor implicated in neurotransmission
      • A broad portfolio of novel drugs in the pipeline for alzheimer's
    • Ad therapeutics--academic research highlights
      • Study identifies molecule involved in beta-amyloid induced neuron death
      • Vaccine for alzheimer’s triggers a safe immune response and clears amyloid plaques in a mice study
    • Advances in ad diagnosis--corporate and academic efforts
      • Alzheimer’s diagnosis made simple and safe with a novel blood test
      • Advances in in vitro detection of the amyloid plaques in alzheimer’s
      • Computers to the rescue–a novel approach to early ad diagnosis
      • Imaging studies reveal a functional maker implicated in early alzheimer's disease
  • Technology adoption factor analysis
    • Force-field analysis
      • The driving forces
      • The restraining forces and challenges
    • Strategic evaluation of the competitive environment
      • A strategic evaluation of ad medication space--swot analysis
      • Strategic assessment of competitive landscape and attractiveness of ad therapeutics sector--world
    • Current and futuretrends; industry roadmap; and strategic recommendations (analyst's perspectives)
      • Roadmap of diagnostic and therapeutic trends in ad sector
      • Strategic recommendations for existing symptomatic drugs
      • Strategic recommendations for disease modifying drugs
  • Intellectual property (ip) scenario; key contacts
    • The ip scenario
      • Alzheimer's disease therapeutics--key patents
      • Alzheimer's disease diagnostics--key patents
    • Key contacts
      • Key corporate contacts
      • Key academic contacts
  • Decision support database tables
    • Database tables
      • Total healthcare expenditure--world (2002 to 2012)
      • Pharmaceutical r&d expenditure--world (2002 to 2012)
      • Number of physicians--world (2002 to 2012)
      • Number of hospitals--world (2002 to 2012)
      • Number of nurses--world (2002 to 2012)