Molecular imaging involves the ability to generate images of specific molecules within the body.
The versatility of medical imaging modalities is continuing to increase as care givers keep older people alive longer. Age-related diseases such as cancer, stroke and heart disease represent the highest cost burden to health care in developed countries.
Kalorama Information has been noting developments in these technologies and rendering the market for them visible to market watchers and business planners. Medical Imaging Markets: Molecular Imaging offers complete market coverage of world markets for molecular imaging products for the following technologies:
- SPECT-Gamma Camera Systems
For each of these modalities, the report provides current market size based on revenues to manufacturers of imaging systems used for molecular procedures, as well as forecasts of future revenues.
Interest in and use of the technology has exploded in recent years, thanks to advances in cell biology, biochemical agents, and computer analysis, and serious market watchers in medical imaging industries, as well as those serving or investing in medical imaging companies, will want to keep abreast of this new market. As part of its comprehensive coverage, Medical Imaging Markets: Molecular Imaging includes:
- Overview and Explanation of modalities and key applications
- Over 25 Figures and Tables to make market data accessible to users
- Review of Imaging Agents in Clinical Trials, or that are recently introduced
- Market Size and Forecasts are developed through 2014
- Profiles of Top Competitors in the industry
Kalorama looks at the technologies currently used in molecular imaging but also examines novel research areas, such as:
- Heart Failure
- Breast Biopsies
- Treating Thyroid Cancer
- Molecular Events
- Nanoparticle Platform
- Detecting Circulating Progenitor Cells
- Molecular Level Tumor Activity
- Brain Cell Inflammatory Response
- Hybrid Scanner
- Semiconductor-Based PET Scanner
- PET Scanning Coverage
- Motion-Frozen Technology
- Recurring Prostate Cancer
- Bone Imaging Alternatives
- New Perfusion Tracer
Market forecasts are based on an examination of current market conditions and on investigations into the development of new products by key companies. The market data provide multiple year forecasts for different product segments covered in the report. The information presented in this report is the result of data gathered from company product literature and other corporate brochures and documents, as well as information found in the scientific and trade press. In addition, interviews were conducted with company executives, clinicians and researchers.