Introduction

Worldwide Market and Technology Overview

A. Major Immunoprotein Tests
1. Complement a. C3
b. C4
2. Free Light Chains
3. Immunofixation
4. Immunoglobulins (IgA, IgE, IgG, IgM)
5. Haptoglobin
6. Prealbumin
7. Protein Electrophoresis

B. Instrumentation Review: Operating characteristics and features of high-, medium-, and low-volume/POC
analyzers manufactured by Abaxis, Abbott, Alere/Inverness, Alfa Wassermann, AMS, Awareness Technologies, Beckman Coulter/Olympus, Binding Site, bioMerieux, Carolina Chemistries, DiaSorin, Grifols, Horiba, Medica, Nova Biomedical, Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics, Polymedco, Randox, Roche, Siemens, Tosoh, Vital Diagnostics and other suppliers
C. Major In Vitro Diagnostic Technologies
And Their Potential Applications
1. Monoclonal and Polyclonal Antibodies
2. Immunoassays a. Technological Principle d. Chemiluminescence c. Enzyme Immunoassays (EIA)
- Overview
- ELISA
- EMIT
- Electrochemical d. Radioimmunoassays (RIA)
e. Immunoprecipitation f. Affinity Chromatography
3. Tandem Mass Spec
4. IT and Automation
5. Dry Chemistry
6. Biosensors

France: Test Volume and Sales Forecasts by Assay and Market Segment, And Major Supplier Market Shares
Germany: Test Volume and Sales Forecasts by Assay and Market Segment, And Major Supplier Market Shares
Italy: Test Volume and Sales Forecasts by Assay and Market Segment, And Major Supplier Market Shares
Japan: Test Volume and Sales Forecasts by Assay and Market Segment, And Major Supplier Market Shares
Spain: Test Volume and Sales Forecasts by Assay and Market Segment, And Major Supplier Market Shares
UK: Test Volume and Sales Forecasts by Assay and Market Segment, And Major Supplier Market Shares
USA: Test Volume and Sales Forecasts by Assay and Market Segment, And Major Supplier Market Shares

Alternative Market Penetration Strategies
A. Internal Development
B. Collaborative Arrangements
C. University Contracts
D. Distribution Strategies for Decentralized

Testing Markets
1. Marketing Approaches
2. Product Complexity
3. Customer Preference
4. Established Suppliers
5. Emerging Suppliers
6. Major Types of Distributors
7. Market Segmentation

Potential Market Entry Barriers and Risks
A. Market Maturity
B. Cost Containment
C. Competition
D. Technological Edge and Limitations
E. Patent Protection
F. Regulatory Constraints
G. Decentralized Testing Market Challenges

Competitive Assessments
- Abbott Laboratories
- AdnaGen/Alere
- Agilent Technologies
- Bayer Healthcare
- Beckman Coulter/Danaher
- Biomedical Diagnostics
- BioMerieux
- Bio-Rad
- DiaSorin
- Eiken
- Fujirebio
- Grifols
- Instrumentation Laboratory
- Kyowa Medex
- Matritech/Alere
- Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics
- Roche
- Siemens
- Sysmex
- Thermo Fisher
- Tosoh
- Wako
- Wallac/PE

List of Tables
France, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast
By Market Segment
France, All Market Segments, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
France, Hospital Laboratories, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
France, Commercial/Private Laboratories, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
France, Immunoprotein Reagent Market
Forecast By Market Segment
France, All Market Segments, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
France, Hospital Laboratories, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
France, Commercial/Private Laboratories, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
France, Major Suppliers of Immunodiagnostic Products, Estimated Market Shares
Germany, Immunoprotein Test Volume
Forecast By Market Segment
Germany, All Market Segments, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
Germany, Hospital Laboratories, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
Germany, Commercial/Private Laboratories, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
Germany, Physician Offices/Group Practices, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
Germany, Immunoprotein Reagent Market
Forecast By Market Segment
Germany, All Market Segments, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
Germany, Hospital Laboratories, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
Germany, Commercial/Private Laboratories, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
Germany, Physician Offices/Group Practices, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
Germany, Major Suppliers of Immunodiagnostic
Products, Estimated Market Shares
Italy, Immunoprotein Test Volume
Forecast By Market Segment
Italy, All Market Segments, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
Italy, Hospital Laboratories, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
Italy, Commercial/Private Laboratories, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
Italy, All Market Segments, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
Italy, Hospital Laboratories, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
Italy, Commercial/Private Laboratories, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
Italy, Major Suppliers of Immunodiagnostic
Products, Estimated Market Shares
Japan, Immunoprotein Test Volume
Forecast By Market Segment
Japan, All Market Segments, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
Japan, Hospital Laboratories, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
Japan, Commercial/Private Laboratories, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
Japan, Immunoprotein Reagent Market
Forecast By Market Segment
Japan, All Market Segments, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
Japan, Hospital Laboratories, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
Japan, Commercial/Private Laboratories, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
Japan, Major Suppliers of Immunodiagnostic Products, Estimated Market Shares
Spain, Immunoprotein Test Volume
Forecast By Market Segment
Spain, All Market Segments, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
Spain, Hospital Laboratories, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
Spain, Commercial/Private Laboratories, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
Spain, Ambulatory Care Centers, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
Spain, Immunoprotein Reagent Market
Forecast By Market Segment
Spain, All Market Segments, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
Spain, Hospital Laboratories, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
Spain, Commercial/Private Laboratories, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
Spain, Ambulatory Care Centers, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
Spain, Major Suppliers of Immunodiagnostic Products, Estimated Market Shares
U.K., Immunoprotein Test Volume
Forecast By Market Segment
U.K., All Market Segments, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
U.K., Hospital Laboratories, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
U.K., Commercial/Private Laboratories, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
U.K., Immunoprotein Reagent Market
Forecast By Market Segment
U.K., All Market Segments, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
U.K., Hospital Laboratories, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
U.K., Commercial/Private Laboratories, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
U.K., Major Suppliers of Immunodiagnostic Products, Estimated Market Shares
U.S.A., Immunoprotein Test Volume
Forecast By Market Segment
U.S.A., All Market Segments, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
U.S.A., Hospital Laboratories, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
U.S.A., Commercial/Private Laboratories, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
U.S.A., Physician Offices/Group Practices, Immunoprotein Test Volume Forecast by Assay
U.S.A., Immunoprotein Reagent Market
Forecast By Market Segment
U.S.A., All Market Segments, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
U.S.A., Hospital Laboratories, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
U.S.A., Commercial/Private Laboratories, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
U.S.A., Physician Offices/Group Practices, Immunoprotein Reagent Market Forecast by Assay
U.S.A., Major Suppliers of Immunodiagnostic Products, Estimated Market Shares