Tyrosine Protein Kinase ITK/TSK (Interleukin 2 Inducible T Cell Kinase or T Cell Specific Kinase or Kinase EMT or Tyrosine Protein Kinase Lyk or ITK or EC 2.7.10.2) – Pipeline Review, H2 2016 – Drugs by Therapeutic Area, Immune Disorders Drugs, Immunosuppressive Drugs, Pharmaceuticals Industries

The Tyrosine Protein Kinase ITK/TSK (Interleukin 2 Inducible T Cell Kinase or T Cell Specific Kinase or Kinase EMT or Tyrosine Protein Kinase Lyk or ITK or EC 2.7.10.2) – Pipeline Review, H2 2016 Report has been published. It provides updated in 2018 year analysis of industries from Drugs by Therapeutic Area, Immune Disorders Drugs, Immunosuppressive Drugs, Pharmaceuticals Markets.

Tyrosine Protein Kinase ITK/TSK (Interleukin 2 Inducible T Cell Kinase or T Cell Specific Kinase or Kinase EMT or Tyrosine Protein Kinase Lyk or ITK or EC 2.7.10.2) – Pipeline Review, H2 2016

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‘Tyrosine Protein Kinase ITK/TSK (Interleukin 2 Inducible T Cell Kinase or T Cell Specific Kinase or Kinase EMT or Tyrosine Protein Kinase Lyk or ITK or EC 2.7.10.2) – Pipeline Review, H2 2016’, provides in depth analysis on Tyrosine Protein Kinase ITK/TSK (Interleukin 2 Inducible T Cell Kinase or T Cell Specific Kinase or Kinase EMT or Tyrosine Protein Kinase Lyk or ITK or EC 2.7.10.2) targeted pipeline therapeutics.

The report provides comprehensive information on the Tyrosine Protein Kinase ITK/TSK (Interleukin 2 Inducible T Cell Kinase or T Cell Specific Kinase or Kinase EMT or Tyrosine Protein Kinase Lyk or ITK or EC 2.7.10.2) , targeted therapeutics, complete with analysis by indications, stage of development, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type. The report also covers the descriptive pharmacological action of the therapeutics, its complete research and development history and latest news and press releases. Additionally, the report provides an overview of key players involved in Tyrosine Protein Kinase ITK/TSK (Interleukin 2 Inducible T Cell Kinase or T Cell Specific Kinase or Kinase EMT or Tyrosine Protein Kinase Lyk or ITK or EC 2.7.10.2) targeted therapeutics development and features dormant and discontinued projects.

Our report features investigational drugs from across globe covering over 20 therapy areas and nearly 3,000 indications. The report is built using data and information sourced from proprietary databases, company/university websites, clinical trial registries, conferences, SEC filings, investor presentations and featured press releases from company/university sites and industry-specific third party sources. Drug profiles featured in the report undergoes periodic review following a stringent set of processes to ensure that all the profiles are updated with the latest set of information. Additionally, various dynamic tracking processes ensure that the most recent developments are captured on a real time basis.

The report helps in identifying and tracking emerging players in the market and their portfolios, enhances decision making capabilities and helps to create effective counter strategies to gain competitive advantage.

Note*: Certain sections in the report may be removed or altered based on the availability and relevance of data.

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Europe Colon Cancer Surgeries and Epidemiology – 2016 – Colon Cancer Drugs, Oncology Drugs, Pharmaceuticals Industries

The Europe Colon Cancer Surgeries and Epidemiology – 2016 Report has been published. It provides updated in 2018 year analysis of industries from Colon Cancer Drugs, Oncology Drugs, Pharmaceuticals Markets.

The latest survey Europe Colon Cancer Surgeries and Epidemiology – 2016, provides insights into total Colon Cancer patients on Surgeries in Europe, Colon Cancer treatable patients, and Colon Cancer epidemiology in Europe. Epipatients conducted an online survey with Colon Cancer specialists, oncologists, and Colon Cancer patients to identify the Colon Cancer patients in Europe who were treated by Surgeries. The research also identifies total Colon Cancer patients’ on Surgeries by Colon Cancer stages.
Colon Cancer patients have surgery (colostomy) as a part of their treatment to remove the piece of the colon with tumor. This study accurately determines and forecast Colon Cancer patients who were on Surgeries in a given year. This research also provides insights into Colon Cancer epidemiology including Colon Cancer incidence and Colon Cancer prevalence by Colon Cancer stages I-IV.

Key Questions Answered:
– Countries: Germany, France, Italy, Spain, UK
– Colon Cancer Incidence in Europe by staging – Stage I, Stage II, Stage III, and Stage IV
– Colon Cancer Prevalence in Europe (10-year) by staging – Stage I, Stage II, Stage III, and Stage IV
– Colon Cancer Treatable Patients in Europe by staging – Stage I, Stage II, Stage III, and Stage IV
– Colon Cancer Patients on Surgeries by stages – Stage I, Stage II, Stage III, and Stage IV
– Base Year – 2015, Historic from 2010 and forecast to 2025

Key Benefits:
This research will help analysts, healthcare providers, pharmaceutical companies, epidemiologists, clinical research organizations, universities, government agencies, and insurers to determine their study population. This research will help executives estimate Colon Cancer market potential, Colon Cancer Surgeries market potential, assess unmet need, patient share, market share, develop forecasting models, and build patient-based health management frameworks. The data presented in this study is used to evaluate market opportunities, effectively identify target patient population, and align marketing decisions.

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Scientific Research and Development Services Global Market Briefing Outlook 2016 – Drug Discovery, Pharmaceuticals Industries

The Scientific Research and Development Services Global Market Briefing Outlook 2016 Report has been published. It provides updated in 2018 year analysis of industries from Drug Discovery, Pharmaceuticals Markets.

Scientific Research And Development Services Global Market Briefing Outlook 2016 Including – Research and Development in Biotechnology, Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences and Research and Development in the Social Sciences and Humanities. Covering – Bettelle Memorial Institute, Quintiles, DARPA, Los Alamos National Lab and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory'

The scientific research and development services market comprises establishments engaged in research and experimental development on a contract, consultancy or outsourced basis in the areas such as biotechnology, physical sciences, engineering sciences, life sciences and social sciences.

Scientific Research And Development Services Global Market Briefing provides strategists, marketers and senior management with the critical information they need to assess the global scientific research and development services.

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– Get up to date information available on the scientific research and development services market globally.
– Identify growth segments and opportunities.
– Facilitate decision making on the basis of historic and forecast data and understand the drivers and restraints on the market.
– Develop strategies based on likely future developments.
– Gain a global perspective on the development of the market.

Description:

Scientific Research And Development Services Global Market Briefing Report covers market characteristics, size and growth, segmentation, regional breakdowns, competitive landscape, market shares, trends and strategies for this market.

The market characteristics section of the report defines and explains the market.

The market size section gives the scientific research and development services market revenues, covering both the historic growth of the market and forecasting the future.

Drivers and restraints looks at the external factors supporting and controlling the growth of the market.

Market segmentations break down the key sub sectors which make up the market. The regional breakdowns section gives the size of the market geographically.

Competitive landscape gives a Description: of the competitive nature of the market, market shares, and a Description: of the leading companies. Key financial deals which have shaped the market in the last three years are identified.

The trends and strategies section highlights the likely future developments in the scientific research and development services market and suggests approaches.

Scope:

Markets Covered: Physical And Engineering Sciences, Life Sciences, Biotechnology and OthersCompanies Mentioned: Battelle Memorial Institute, Quintiles, DARPA, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), Whitehead Institute (MIT), Jackson Laboratory and Babraham Institute
Geographic Scope:: Americas, Europe, Asia, Middle East and Africa, Oceania.
Time series: Five years historic and forecast.
Data: Market value in $ billions.
Data segmentations: Regional breakdowns, market share of competitors, key sub segments.
Sourcing and Referencing: Data and analysis throughout the report is sourced using end notes.

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ADHD Therapeutics to 2020 – Broadened Diagnostic Criteria and Growing Adult Prevalence to Drive Market Growth despite Patent Expirations – Drugs by Therapeutic Area, Mental Disorders Drugs, Pharmaceuticals Industries

The ADHD Therapeutics to 2020 – Broadened Diagnostic Criteria and Growing Adult Prevalence to Drive Market Growth despite Patent Expirations Report has been published. It provides updated in 2018 year analysis of industries from Drugs by Therapeutic Area, Mental Disorders Drugs, Pharmaceuticals Markets.

Changes in diagnostic criteria have reduced the symptom threshold for diagnosis and finally bring the acceptance of adult ADHD to the clinical setting, enabling those previously unable to obtain a diagnosis to be diagnosed for ADHD treatment. In the case of adult ADHD, 4.1% of US adults are believed to suffer from ADHD, 41.3% of these cases are classified as severe and would be eligible for therapeutic intervention.

The current ADHD therapeutics market is flooded with generics and dominated by the use of Extended-Release (ER) stimulant drugs which have superseded short-acting, Immediate-Release (IR) formulations. With dose titration per patient, ER stimulants are usually effective in 70-90% of patients. However, all stimulants apart from Vyvanse come with potential for abuse. Non-stimulants are used for those who are poor-responders, have poor cardiac history or prefer non-stimulant medication however their efficacy is lacking in comparison. Currently, 10% of adult patients are using a combination of ER and IR treatment for an additional duration, representing an unmet need within this growing ADHD segment.

The current developmental pipeline addresses these gaps in the market, with three potential non-stimulants entering the market during the forecast period and SHP465, which aims to address the unmet need in the adult ADHD segment with its tailored duration of action. In spite of anticipated drug approvals, patents expirations and increased generic competition will cause ACoT to remain fairly static and even decrease across some nations.

As a result, the global market is not expected to be driven by drug approvals, but primarily by a growing prevalence, increase in rates of diagnosis, and therefore eligible treatment population. Global market revenues are forecast to rise at a CAGR of 4.8% to $9.4 billion by 2020.

Scope:

The report analyzes the incidence of ADHD, current options for its treatment, pipeline, market forecasts and deals surrounding ADHD therapeutics.The report covers and includes –
– A brief introduction into ADHD, symptoms, diagnosis, epidemiology, etiology, pathophysiology, economic implications of their treatment and the current treatment options for the condition.
– An analysis of the currently marketed ADHD drugs, including recent sales figures, safety and efficacy data of the drugs and a discussion of the likely performance of each drug within the forecast period.
– Comprehensive reviews of the pipeline for ADHD drugs, including individual analysis of a number of late-stage pipeline drugs that have the potential to enter the market in the forecast period. The pipeline is analyzed on the basis of phase distribution, molecule type and mechanism of action.
– Additional statistical analysis of clinical trial duration, size and attrition rate by phase and mechanism of action.
– An in-depth, multi-scenario forecast model for the ADHD drugs market in the US, Canada, UK, France, Germany, Italy, Spain and Japan. Each model is based on the anticipated performance of both marketed drugs and any expected to be approved within the forecast period, and takes into account drug cost, patent expiration, efficacy, safety and likely prescription volumes.
– A detailed discussion of drivers and barriers for the ADHD market
– An in-depth analysis of licensing and co-development deals involving drugs indicated in ADHD, including an in-depth outline of key deals.

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The report will assist business development and enable marketing executives to strategize their product launches, by allowing them to –
– Understand the key signaling pathways and molecular targets currently under investigation in drug development for ADHD.
– Gain an in-depth view of the current status of the ADHD therapeutics pipeline, including the most common molecule types and molecular targets in development.
– Observe trends in clinical trial duration and size amongst clinical phases and mechanisms of action, and use the clinical trial attrition rate analysis to assess the risk profiles of current and/or future developmental programs for ADHD therapeutics.
– Assess the potential clinical and commercial impact of current late-stage pipeline molecules in the ADHD therapeutics market.
– Analyze current and past deals surrounding ADHD therapeutics, including their value, year of deal and in-depth details of key deals within the ADHD market.

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Italy Respiratory Diseases: Supplier Shares and Country Segment Forecasts 2017-2021 – Drugs by Therapeutic Area, Pharmaceuticals, Respiratory Drugs Industries

The Italy Respiratory Diseases: Supplier Shares and Country Segment Forecasts 2017-2021 Report has been published. It provides updated in 2018 year analysis of industries from Drugs by Therapeutic Area, Pharmaceuticals, Respiratory Drugs Markets.

About This Report

This new 281-page report presents detailed analysis of the Italian Respiratory Diseases market, including sales forecasts and supplier shares for Adenovirus, Influenza, Legionella, Mononucleosis, Mycoplasma, Pneumonia, RSV and Tuberculosis. The report provides test volume and sales projections for Hospitals and Commercial/Private Labs.

In addition to market share and sales forecasts, the report:

– Examines market applications of Molecular Diagnostics,
Monoclonal Antibodies, Immunoassays, IT and other emerging technologies;

– Reviews features and operating characteristics of major analyzers used
for microbiology testing;

– Profiles key suppliers and potential market entrants developing innovative
technologies and products; and

– Analyzes emerging opportunities, alternative market penetration strategies,
market entry barriers/risks, and strategic planning issues.

Methodology

The report is based on a combination of primary and secondary information sources, including interviews with laboratory directors, and executives of leading diagnostics companies and start-up firms developing innovative products.

In addition to primary sources of information, a comprehensive review of the most recent technical and business publications, manufacturer product and financial literature, as well as proprietary data files was conducted.

Contains 281 pages and 21 tables

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The 2018-2023 World Outlook for Artificial Tears – Drugs by Therapeutic Area, Optical Disorders Drugs, Pharmaceuticals Industries

The The 2018-2023 World Outlook for Artificial Tears Report has been published. It provides updated in 2018 year analysis of industries from Drugs by Therapeutic Area, Optical Disorders Drugs, Pharmaceuticals Markets.

This study covers the world outlook for artificial tears across more than 190 countries. For each year reported, estimates are given for the latent demand, or potential industry earnings (P.I.E.), for the country in question (in millions of U.S. dollars), the percent share the country is of the region, and of the globe. These comparative benchmarks allow the reader to quickly gauge a country vis-à-vis others. Using econometric models which project fundamental economic dynamics within each country and across countries, latent demand estimates are created. This report does not discuss the specific players in the market serving the latent demand, nor specific details at the product level. The study also does not consider short-term cyclicalities that might affect realized sales. The study, therefore, is strategic in nature, taking an aggregate and long-run view, irrespective of the players or products involved. This study does not report actual sales data (which are simply unavailable, in a comparable or consistent manner in virtually all of the countries of the world). This study gives, however, my estimates for the worldwide latent demand, or the P.I.E., for artificial tears. It also shows how the P.I.E. is divided across the world's regional and national markets. For each country, I also show my estimates of how the P.I.E. grows over time (positive or negative growth). In order to make these estimates, a multi-stage methodology was employed that is often taught in courses on international strategic planning at graduate schools of business.

1.3 The Methodology

In order to estimate the latent demand for artificial tears on a worldwide basis, I used a multi-stage approach. Before applying the approach, one needs a basic theory from which such estimates are created. In this case, I heavily rely on the use of certain basic economic assumptions. In particular, there is an assumption governing the shape and type of aggregate latent demand functions. Latent demand functions relate the income of a country, city, state, household, or individual to realized consumption. Latent demand (often realized as consumption when an industry is efficient), at any level of the value chain, takes place if an equilibrium is realized. For firms to serve a market, they must perceive a latent demand and be able to serve that demand at a minimal return. The single most important variable determining consumption, assuming latent demand exists, is income (or other financial resources at higher levels of the value chain). Other factors that can pivot or shape demand curves include external or exogenous shocks (i.e., business cycles), and or changes in utility for the product in question.

Ignoring, for the moment, exogenous shocks and variations in utility across countries, the aggregate relation between income and consumption has been a central theme in economics. The figure below concisely summarizes one aspect of problem. In the 1930s, John Meynard Keynes conjectured that as incomes rise, the average propensity to consume would fall. The average propensity to consume is the level of consumption divided by the level of income, or the slope of the line from the origin to the consumption function. He estimated this relationship empirically and found it to be true in the short-run (mostly based on cross-sectional data). The higher the income, the lower the average propensity to consume. This type of consumption function is shown as "B" in the figure below (note the rather flat slope of the curve). In the 1940s, another macroeconomist, Simon Kuznets, estimated long-run consumption functions which indicated that the marginal propensity to consume was rather constant (using time series data across countries). This type of consumption function is show as "B" in the figure below (note the higher slope and zero-zero intercept).

The average propensity to consume is constant. For a general overview of this subject area, see Principles of Macroeconomics by N. Gregory Mankiw, South-Western College Publishing; ISBN: 0030340594; 2nd edition (February 2002).

Is it declining or is it constant? A number of other economists, notably Franco Modigliani and Milton Friedman, in the 1950s (and Irving Fisher earlier), explained why the two functions were different using various assumptions on intertemporal budget constraints, savings, and wealth. The shorter the time horizon, the more consumption can depend on wealth (earned in previous years) and business cycles. In the long-run, however, the propensity to consume is more constant. Similarly, in the long-run, households, industries, or countries with no income eventually have no consumption (wealth is depleted). While the debate surrounding beliefs about how income and consumption are related and interesting, in this study a very particular school of thought is adopted. In particular, we are considering the latent demand for artificial tears across some 190 countries. The smallest have fewer than 10,000 inhabitants. I assume that all of these counties fall along a "long-run" aggregate consumption function. This long-run function applies despite some of these countries having wealth; current income dominates the latent demand for artificial tears. So, latent demand in the long-run has a zero intercept. However, I allow firms to have different propensities to consume (including being on consumption functions with differing slopes, which can account for differences in industrial organization, and end-user preferences).

Given this overriding philosophy, I will now describe the methodology used to create the latent demand estimates for artificial tears. Since this methodology applies to a large number of categories, the rather academic discussion below is general and can be applied to a wide variety of categories, not just artificial tears.

1.3.1 Step 1. Product Definition And Data Collection

Any study of latent demand across countries requires that some standard be established to define "efficiently served". Having implemented various alternatives and matched these with market outcomes, I have found that the optimal approach is to assume that certain key countries are more likely to be at or near efficiency than others. These countries are given greater weight than others in the estimation of latent demand compared to other countries for which no known data are available. Of the many alternatives, I have found the assumption that the world’s highest aggregate income and highest income-per-capita markets reflect the best standards for “efficiency”. High aggregate income alone is not sufficient (i.e., China has high aggregate income, but low income per capita and cannot be assumed to be efficient). Aggregate income can be operationalized in a number of ways, including gross domestic product (for industrial categories), or total disposable income (for household categories; population times average income per capita, or number of households times average household income per capita). Brunei, Nauru, Kuwait, and Lichtenstein are examples of countries with high income per capita, but not assumed to be efficient, given low aggregate level of income (or gross domestic product); these countries have, however, high incomes per capita but may not benefit from the efficiencies derived from economies of scale associated with large economies. Only countries with high income per capita and large aggregate income are assumed efficient. This greatly restricts the pool of countries to those in the OECD (Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development), like the United States, or the United Kingdom (which were earlier than other large OECD economies to liberalize their markets).

The selection of countries is further reduced by the fact that not all countries in the OECD report have industry revenues at the category level. Countries that typically have ample data at the aggregate level that meet the efficiency criteria include the United States, the United Kingdom, and in some cases France and Germany.
Is it declining or is it constant? A number of other economists, notably Franco Modigliani and Milton Friedman, in the 1950s (and Irving Fisher earlier), explained why the two functions were different using various assumptions on intertemporal budget constraints, savings, and wealth. The shorter the time horizon, the more consumption can depend on wealth (earned in previous years) and business cycles. In the long-run, however, the propensity to consume is more constant. Similarly, in the long-run, households, industries, or countries with no income eventually have no consumption (wealth is depleted). While the debate surrounding beliefs about how income and consumption are related and interesting, in this study a very particular school of thought is adopted. In particular, we are considering the latent demand for artificial tears across some 190 countries. The smallest have fewer than 10,000 inhabitants. I assume that all of these counties fall along a "long-run" aggregate consumption function. This long-run function applies despite some of these countries having wealth; current income dominates the latent demand for artificial tears. So, latent demand in the long-run has a zero intercept. However, I allow firms to have different propensities to consume (including being on consumption functions with differing slopes, which can account for differences in industrial organization, and end-user preferences).Given this overriding philosophy, I will now describe the methodology used to create the latent demand estimates for artificial tears. Since this methodology applies to a large number of categories, the rather academic discussion below is general and can be applied to a wide variety of categories, not just artificial tears.

1.3.1 Step 1. Product Definition And Data Collection

Any study of latent demand across countries requires that some standard be established to define "efficiently served". Having implemented various alternatives and matched these with market outcomes, I have found that the optimal approach is to assume that certain key countries are more likely to be at or near efficiency than others. These countries are given greater weight than others in the estimation of latent demand compared to other countries for which no known data are available. Of the many alternatives, I have found the assumption that the world’s highest aggregate income and highest income-per-capita markets reflect the best standards for “efficiency”. High aggregate income alone is not sufficient (i.e., China has high aggregate income, but low income per capita and cannot be assumed to be efficient). Aggregate income can be operationalized in a number of ways, including gross domestic product (for industrial categories), or total disposable income (for household categories; population times average income per capita, or number of households times average household income per capita). Brunei, Nauru, Kuwait, and Lichtenstein are examples of countries with high income per capita, but not assumed to be efficient, given low aggregate level of income (or gross domestic product); these countries have, however, high incomes per capita but may not benefit from the efficiencies derived from economies of scale associated with large economies. Only countries with high income per capita and large aggregate income are assumed efficient. This greatly restricts the pool of countries to those in the OECD (Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development), like the United States, or the United Kingdom (which were earlier than other large OECD economies to liberalize their markets).The selection of countries is further reduced by the fact that not all countries in the OECD report have industry revenues at the category level. Countries that typically have ample data at the aggregate level that meet the efficiency criteria include the United States, the United Kingdom, and in some cases France and Germany.Latent demand is therefore estimated using data collected for relatively efficient markets from independent data sources (e.g. Euromonitor, Mintel, Thomson Financial Services, the U.S. Industrial Outlook, the World Resources Institute, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, various agencies from the United Nations, industry trade associations, the International Monetary Fund, and the World Bank). Depending on original data sources used, the definition of "artificial tears" is established. In the case of this report, the data were reported at the aggregate level, with no further breakdown or definition. In other words, any potential products that might be incorporated within artificial tears fall under this category. Public sources rarely report data at the disaggregated level in order to protect private information from individual firms that might dominate a specific product-market. These sources will therefore aggregate across components of a category and report only the aggregate to the public. While private data are certainly available, this report only relies on public data at the aggregate level without reliance on the summation of various category components. In other words, this report does not aggregate a number of components to arrive at the "whole". Rather, it starts with the "whole", and estimates the whole for all countries and the world at large (without needing to know the specific parts that went into the whole in the first place).Given this caveat, in this report we define the sales of artificial tears as including all commonly understood products falling within this broad category, such as over-the-counter (OTC) products designed to give temporary relief from dry eye syndrome (DES) symptoms, irrespective of product packaging, formulation, size, or form. Companies participating in this industry include Abbott Laboratories, Novartis, Johnson & Johnson, Allergan, Bausch & Lomb, and Akorn. In addition to the sources indicated below, additional information available to the public via news and/or press releases published by players in the industry was considered in defining and calibrating this category. All figures are in a common currency (U.S. dollars, millions) and are not adjusted for inflation (i.e., they are current values). Exchange rates used to convert to U.S. dollars are averages for the year in question. Future exchange rates are assumed to be constant in the future at the current level (the average of the year of this publication’s release in 2017).This report was prepared from a variety of sources including excerpts from documents and official reports or databases published by the World Bank, the U.S. Department of Commerce, the U.S. State Department, various national agencies, the International Monetary Fund, the Central Intelligence Agency, various agencies from the United Nations (e.g. ILO, ITU, UNDP, etc.), and non-governmental sources and various public sources cited in the trade press.

1.3.2 Step 2. Filtering And Smoothing

Based on the aggregate view of artificial tears as defined above, data were then collected for as many similar countries as possible for that same definition, at the same level of the value chain. This generates a convenience sample of countries from which comparable figures are available. If the series in question do not reflect the same accounting period, then adjustments are made. In order to eliminate short-term effects of business cycles, the series are smoothed using a 2-year moving average weighting scheme (longer weighting schemes do not substantially change the results). If data are available for a country, but these reflect short-run aberrations due to exogenous shocks (such as would be the case of beef sales in a country stricken with foot and mouth disease), these observations were dropped or "filtered" from the analysis.

1.3.3 Step 3. Filling In Missing Values

In some cases, data are available for countries on a sporadic basis. In other cases, data from a country may be available for only one year. From a Bayesian perspective, these observations should be given the greatest weight in estimating missing years. Assuming that other factors are held constant, the missing years are extrapolated using changes and growth in aggregate national income. Based on the overriding philosophy of a long-run consumption function (defined earlier), countries which have missing data for any given year are estimated based on historical dynamics of aggregate income for that country.

1.3.4 Step 4. Varying Parameter, Non-Linear Estimation

Given the data available from the first three steps, the latent demand in additional countries is estimated using a "varying-parameter cross-sectionally pooled time series model".

The interested reader can find longer discussions of this type of modeling in Studies in Global Econometrics (Advanced Studies in Theoretical and Applied Econometrics V. 30), by Henri Theil, et al., Kluwer Academic Publishers; ISBN: 0792336607; (June 1996), and in Principles of Econometrics, by Henri Theil John Wiley & Sons; ISBN: 0471858455; (December 1971), and in Econometric Models and Economic Forecasts by Robert S. Pindyck, Daniel L. Rubinfeld McGraw Hill Text; ISBN: 0070500983; 3rd edition (December 1991). Simply stated, the effect of income on latent demand is assumed to be constant across countries unless there is empirical evidence to suggest that this effect varies (i.e., the slope of the income effect is not necessarily the same for all countries). This assumption applies across countries along the aggregate consumption function, but also over time (i.e., not all countries are perceived to have the same income growth prospects over time and this effect can vary from country to country as well). Another way of looking at this is to say that latent demand for artificial tears is more likely to be similar across countries that have similar characteristics in terms of economic development (i.e., African countries will have similar latent demand structures controlling for the income variation across the pool of African countries). This approach is useful across countries for which some notion of non-linearity exists in the aggregate cross-country consumption function. For some categories, however, the reader must realize that the numbers will reflect a country’s contribution to global latent demand and may never be realized in the form of local sales. For certain country-category combinations this will result in what at first glance will be odd results. For example, the latent demand for the category "space vehicles" will exist for Togo even though they have no space program. The assumption is that if the economies in these countries did not exist, the world aggregate for these categories would be lower. The share attributed to these countries is based on a proportion of their income (however small) being used to consume the category in question (i.e., perhaps via resellers).

1.3.5 Step 5. Fixed-Parameter Linear Estimation

Nonlinearities are assumed in cases where filtered data exist along the aggregate consumption function. Because the world consists of more than 200 countries, there will always be those countries, especially toward the bottom of the consumption function, where non-linear estimation is simply not possible. For these countries, equilibrium latent demand is assumed to be perfectly parametric and not a function of wealth (i.e., a country’s stock of income), but a function of current income (a country’s flow of income). In the long run, if a country has no current income, the latent demand for artificial tears is assumed to approach zero. The assumption is that wealth stocks fall rapidly to zero if flow income falls to zero (i.e., countries which earn low levels of income will not use their savings, in the long run, to demand artificial tears). In a graphical sense, for low-income countries, latent demand approaches zero in a parametric linear fashion with a zero-zero intercept. In this stage of the estimation procedure, low-income countries are assumed to have a latent demand proportional to their income, based on the country closest to it on the aggregate consumption function.

1.3.6 Step 6. Aggregation And Benchmarking

Based on the models described in Chapter 1, latent demand figures are estimated for all countries of the world, including for the smallest economies. These are then aggregated to get world totals and regional totals. To make the numbers more meaningful, regional and global demand averages are presented. Figures are rounded, so minor inconsistencies may exist across tables.

1.3.7 Step 7. Latent Demand Density: Allocating Across Cities

With the advent of a "borderless world", cities become a more important criteria in prioritizing markets, as opposed to regions, continents, or countries. This report also covers the world’s top 2,000 cities. The purpose is to understand the density of demand within a country and the extent to which a city might be used as a point of distribution within its region. From an economic perspective, however, a city does not represent a population within rigid geographical boundaries. To an economist or strategic planner, a city represents an area of dominant influence over markets in adjacent areas. This influence varies from one industry to another, but also from one period of time to another.

Similar to country-level data, the reader needs to realize that latent demand allocated to a city may or may not represent real sales. For many items, latent demand is clearly observable in sales, as in the case for food or housing items. Consider, again, the category "satellite launch vehicles." Clearly, there are no launch pads in most cities of the world. However, the core benefit of the vehicles (e.g. telecommunications, etc.) is "consumed" by residents or industries within the world's cities. Without certain cities, in other words, the world market for satellite launch vehicles would be lower for the world in general. One needs to allocate, therefore, a portion of the worldwide economic demand for launch vehicles to regions, countries, and cities. This report takes the broader definition and considers, therefore, a city as a part of the global market. I allocate latent demand across areas of dominant influence based on the relative economic importance of cities within its home country, within its region, and across the world total. Not all cities are estimated within each country as demand may be allocated to adjacent areas of influence. Since some cities have higher economic wealth than others within the same country, a city’s population is not generally used to allocate latent demand. Rather, the level of economic activity of the city is used vis-à-vis others.

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Lexicon's LX4211 – FDA canagliflozin decision is key bellweather – Drugs by Therapeutic Area, Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders Drugs, Pharmaceuticals Industries

The Lexicon's LX4211 – FDA canagliflozin decision is key bellweather Report has been published. It provides updated in 2018 year analysis of industries from Drugs by Therapeutic Area, Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders Drugs, Pharmaceuticals Markets.

LX4211 is part of a new class of type 2 diabetes agents that inhibit the SGLT2 glucose transporter, thereby blocking reabsorption of glucose that the kidneys have excreted into the urine. However, it is distinct from its predecessors in the class in that it also inhibits SGLT1, another glucose transporter that facilitates the absorption of dietary glucose from the gut.

The regulatory pathway for a competing SGLT2 inhibitor (BMS/AZN’ dapagliflozin) has been somewhat rocky and the PDUFA for another of these agents (J&J’s canagliflozin) is eminent (March 31, 2013), which should provide important regulatory signals for LX4211 as well.

This report explores the underlying pharmacology of these agents, available clinical data, and the regulatory landscape and its risks. In doing so, it attempts to answer two basic questions: Will LX4211 gain regulatory approval and will it be able to gain market share vs competitors?

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Pancreatic Cancer Diagnostic Tests – Medical Devices Pipeline Assessment, 2017 – Oncology Drugs, Pancreatic Cancer Drugs, Pharmaceuticals Industries

The Pancreatic Cancer Diagnostic Tests – Medical Devices Pipeline Assessment, 2017 Report has been published. It provides updated in 2018 year analysis of industries from Oncology Drugs, Pancreatic Cancer Drugs, Pharmaceuticals Markets.

Pancreatic Cancer Diagnostic Tests – Medical Devices Pipeline Assessment, 2017

Summary

The author's Medical Devices sector report, “Pancreatic Cancer Diagnostic Tests – Medical Devices Pipeline Assessment, 2017" provides an overview of Pancreatic Cancer Diagnostic Tests currently in pipeline stage.

The report provides comprehensive information on the pipeline products with comparative analysis of the products at various stages of development. The report reviews major players involved in the pipeline product development. It also provides information about clinical trials in progress, which includes trial phase, trial status, trial start and end dates, and, the number of trials for the key Pancreatic Cancer Diagnostic Tests pipeline products.

This report is prepared using data sourced from in-house databases, secondary and primary research by a team of industry experts.

*Note: Certain sections in the report may be removed or altered based on the availability and relevance of data in relation to the equipment type.

Scope

  • Extensive coverage of the Pancreatic Cancer Diagnostic Tests under development
  • The report reviews details of major pipeline products which includes, product description, licensing and collaboration details and other developmental activities
  • The report reviews the major players involved in the development of Pancreatic Cancer Diagnostic Tests and list all their pipeline projects
  • The coverage of pipeline products based on various stages of development ranging from Early Development to Approved/Issued stage
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  • Recent developments in the segment/industry

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Scientific Research & Development Services – Drug Discovery, Pharmaceuticals Industries

The Scientific Research & Development Services Report has been published. It provides updated in 2018 year analysis of industries from Drug Discovery, Pharmaceuticals Markets.

BRIEF EXCERPT FROM INDUSTRY OVERVIEW CHAPTER

Companies in this industry conduct research or apply research findings to develop new products or processes in a variety of fields, including life sciences, physical sciences, engineering, social sciences, and the humanities. Major companies include Argonne National Laboratory, Battelle Memorial Institute, and Quintiles IMS (all based in the US), as well as AKKA Technologies (France), Korea Institute of Ocean Science and Technology, and Qinetiq Group (UK).

COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Demand is driven by government and commercial investment in science and technology. The profitability of individual companies depends on the discovery of potentially useful or marketable new products. Large companies can compete by employing scientists across several disciplines and taking advantage of economies of scale; they can also compete by managing government research operations. Small companies can compete by focusing on their expertise in a single specialty. The US industry is fragmented: the top 50 companies account for about 40% of revenue.

PRODUCTS, OPERATIONS & TECHNOLOGY

Major services include basic and applied research in three main categories: the physical and engineering sciences (about 25% of industry revenue); life sciences (about 25%); and biotechnology (about 10%). In addition, some companies in the industry generate revenue by licensing patents and other intellectual property, and some receive grants from government and private sources. Companies are often affiliated with major research universities or use a line of research begun at a university.

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Developing Solid Oral Dosage Forms. Edition No. 2 – Drug Discovery, Pharmaceuticals Industries

The Developing Solid Oral Dosage Forms. Edition No. 2 Report has been published. It provides updated in 2018 year analysis of industries from Drug Discovery, Pharmaceuticals Markets.

Developing Solid Oral Dosage Forms: Pharmaceutical Theory and Practice, Second Edition illustrates how to develop high-quality, safe, and effective pharmaceutical products by discussing the latest techniques, tools, and scientific advances in preformulation investigation, formulation, process design, characterization, scale-up, and production operations.

This book covers the essential principles of physical pharmacy, biopharmaceutics, and industrial pharmacy, and their application to the research and development process of oral dosage forms. Chapters have been added, combined, deleted, and completely revised as necessary to produce a comprehensive, well-organized, valuable reference for industry professionals and academics engaged in all aspects of the development process.

New and important topics include spray drying, amorphous solid dispersion using hot-melt extrusion, modeling and simulation, bioequivalence of complex modified-released dosage forms, biowaivers, and much more.

  • Written and edited by an international team of leading experts with experience and knowledge across industry, academia, and regulatory settings
  • Includes new chapters covering the pharmaceutical applications of surface phenomenon, predictive biopharmaceutics and pharmacokinetics, the development of formulations for drug discovery support, and much more
  • Presents new case studies throughout, and a section completely devoted to regulatory aspects, including global product regulation and international perspectives

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