This volume of Kalorama Information’s World Market for Anti-Infectives series focuses on three general product segments of antiviral treatment:
- Nucleoside Analogs
- Protease Inhibitors
- Other Misc. Antivirals
The report covers both currently marketed and late stage development antiviral products in detail. For each segment, the report provides an
- An overview
- Description of products on the market
- Description of products in development
- Market estimates and forecasts through 2009
- Market segmentation by infection type
- Market segmentation by geographic region
- Market share of leading suppliers
- Market share of leading products
The report also includes statistical (epidemiologic and demographic) information for viral infections by type worldwide, with special emphasis on the United States and describes the major clinical, business, and regulatory trends shaping the global and domestic markets.
The information for this report was gathered using both primary and secondary research including comprehensive research of secondary sources such as company literature, databases, investment reports, and medical and business journals. Telephone interviews and email correspondence were the primary method of gathering information. For the purpose of this study Kalorama Information conducted interviews with key industry officials, consultants, health care providers, and government personnel. These sources were the primary basis in gathering information specifically relating to revenue and market share data presented in this report. Specific interviews with pharmaceutical company representatives included marketing directors, division managers, and product representatives.
All market data pertains to the world market at the manufacturers’ level. The base year for data was 2004. Historical data are provided for the years 2002 and 2003, with forecast data provided for 2005 through 2009. Compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) are provided for the 2002-2004, 2004-2009 and 2002-2009 periods for each industry segment covered. Competitive analysis is provided for the year 2004. The forecasted market analysis for 2005-2009 was based on probability of approval and sales of products in late stage development, product marketing, and demographic trends.