Isolation of cells is one of the basic tools for the study of cell function. They are isolated from the tissues with help of various techniques. These isolations are analyzed and utilized in the treatment and research of various diseases and disorders. Growing demand from the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries is expected to provide vital traction for the cell isolation market. Apart from that, positive government approach and impressive funding is also expected to provide great investment and business opportunities for the existing as well as potential players in the market. prevalence of different diseases and rising awareness amongst the people are also expected to create potential growth prospects for the global Cell Isolation market.
Segmentation in Cell Isolation Market
Researchers segment the global market on the basis of the types of techniques, market products, end-user applications, end-user industries and demand from different geographic regions. The products in this market are segmented into two basic segments, namely, instruments and consumables. The consumables include beads, disposables, media, serum, kits and reagents. Instruments are categorized into flow cytometers, centrifuges, incubators, filtration systems, microscopes, and magnetic activated cell separators and other.
Major techniques in the market include surface marker based, centrifugation based and filtration based isolation. Basic applications of these products include tissue regeneration, biomolecule isolation, research and development, therapeutics and in vitro diagnostics. Biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, diagnostic laboratories, research institutes, cell banks, and such others are the basic end users of the market. Based on geographic regions, the cell separation market is divided into Europe, North America, Asia and the rest of the world.
Major Drivers & Restraints for the Market
The global cell isolation market is driven by three driving factors, which include increasing instances of diseases like cancer and rising research and development activities on global scale. Apart from that, high prevalence of infectious diseases, especially across the developing countries is also expected to drive the market. Business expansions in both pharmaceuticals and biotechnology markets are also expected to create potential rise in demand for the cell separation market.
Technological advancements, growing awareness and government funding, and growing focus on personalized medicine are also expected to drive the market. Major restraints for the market include ethical issues with embryonic stem cell separation, high costs and reluctance amongst the researchers. However, microfluidics and stem cell research are expected to drive the market at a healthy rate. Strong investment opportunities from the emerging markets, especially Asia Pacific are expected to create better opportunities for the market.
According to the latest research reports, global cell isolation market is anticipated to maintain a steady CAGR of over 15% from 2014 to 2019. At the estimated growth rate, it is expected to reach $5.1 billion by the end of the year 2019, which is currently estimated to be poised at around $2.5 billion in 2014.