Microsoft Cloud Authors: Jim Kaskade, Lori MacVittie, Andreas Grabner, Janakiram MSV, Pat Romanski

News Feed Item

Hospital-based Point of Care Diagnostics: Products, Players and Outlook to 2017

NEW YORK, Dec. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

Hospital-based Point of Care Diagnostics: Products, Players and Outlook to 2017

http://www.reportlinker.com/p01054644/Hospital-based-Point-of-Care-Diagnostics-Products-Players-and-Outlook-to-2017 .html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=In_Vitro_Diagnostic

Clinical and patient benefits are driving the Hospital-based Point-of-Care product sector, which achieved growth of 7.5% in 2011

US$2.9 billion

The benefits are clear. Hospital-based POC diagnostics offer healthcare providers an opportunity to improve the quality of patient care while saving time and reducing costs. A faster diagnosis can mean a faster medical intervention, potentially avoiding the need to admit a patient into hospital and the costs incurred as a result, while also freeing up that hospital bed.

The integration of IT connectivity and data management features enables POC analysers to communicate with hospital IT systems and electronic patient records in order to increase efficiency, facilitate quality control and reduce the chance of user error.

The development of new technologies that enable DNA analysis and the identification of hospital-acquired infections such as MRSA at the point of care.

The patient experience is improved with shorter waiting times and hospital stays, and lower rates of hospital-acquired infections.

Automated calibration, processing and operation features eliminate the need for medical staff to add reagents or undertake manual handling steps as errors in these areas can impact patient safety and the accuracy of POC test results.

Challenges remain...

This new November 2012 report delivers a complete analysis

This new 182-page highly-detailed report Hospital-based Point-of-Care Diagnostics: Products, Players and Outlook to 2017 provides executives with a complete understanding of the issues which are shaping the market and how that will affect its commercial development. This is Volume 2 of a 4-Volume study of the whole POC IVD sector to be published late 2012/early 2013. See overleaf for more details and discounts.

Focus on...

The Competitive Environment

There are around 80 companies active in the hospital POC diagnostics market, although many are development-stage or have limited product portfolios. The market is currently dominated by Alere (previously Inverness Medical Innovations), Abbott, Radiometer, Roche and Siemens. Currently, Abbott, Radiometer, Roche and Siemens have strong positions in the markets for clinical chemistry and blood gas analysis; Abbott, Alere and Roche are leaders for POC cardiac marker testing; and Beckman Coulter, Quest Diagnostics, Horiba and Sysmex are key companies in POC haematology diagnostics.




POC Testing in a Hospital Setting...2


Fig.1: POC Diagnostics in Relation to the IVD Market, 2011.4

Fig.2: Percentage of POC Diagnostics Market by Product, 2011..5

Regional Perspective ..5

Fig.3: Professional POC Diagnostics Market by Region, 2011..6

Regulatory and Reimbursement Environment6

CLIA Waiver.6

Hospital POC Testing Market..7

Hospital POC Testing Market by Product Type, 2007-2011 (US$ million)8

Fig.4: Hospital POC Testing Market by Product Type, 2011..8


Select POC Diagnostics Companies' Sales, 2007-2011 (US$ million)...9

Market Leaders by Hospital POC Testing Product Type...9

Merger and Acquisition Activity ..10

Key Hospital POC Diagnostics Mergers and Acquisitions, 2008-2012...10


Clinical Utility and Accuracy.12


POC Diagnostics as a Disruptive Technology..13

POC Diagnostics and the Economy..14

Future Technology: Next-Generation POC Diagnostic Products..14

Lab-on-a-Chip Devices and Microfluidics...14

Detecting Hospital-Acquired Infections.15

Summary: Market Drivers, Restraints and Opportunities16


Hospital POC Testing Market by Product Type, 2011-2017E (US$ million).17

Hospital POC Testing Market by Product Growth, 2008-2017E (%)..18

Fig.5: Predicted Hospital POC Testing Market by Product, 201718



Abaxis' Piccolo xpress ...19

Abbott's i-STAT System .20

Alfa Wassermann's ACE Clinical Chemistry Systems ..21

Arkray's SpotChem Systems 22

SpotChem Test Strips..22

Audit Diagnostics' Liqui-Stat and DryLab Systems22

DiaSys Diagnostic Systems' InnovaStar ..23

Horiba's ABX Pentra Clinical Chemistry Analysers .23

Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics' VITROS DT60 II Chemistry System.23

Radiometer's AQT90 FLEX Immunoassay Analyser24

Randox Laboratories' Evidence Multistat...24

Samsung's LABGEO Clinical Chemistry Analysers..25

Tosoh Bioscience's AIA Immunoassay Analysers25


Fig.6: POC Clinical Chemistry Market, 2007-2017E (US$ million)..27

Arkray's SpotChem EL Electrolyte Analyser28

Epocal's epoc Blood Analysis System ..28

Instrumentation Laboratory's GEM Premier Products .29

tBili Assay..29

November 2012 iii

Hospital Point-of-Care Diagnosticsiv

Table of Contents Hospital Point-of-Care Diagnostics

GEMweb Plus .. 29

ITC's IRMA TRUpoint Blood Analysis System...30

ITC's AVOXimeter Products...30

Nova Biomedical's Critical Care Analysers ..30

pHOx Ultra Blood Gas Analyser... 30

Stat Profile pHOx 31

Stat Profile Critical Care Xpress 31

Nova Electrolyte/Chemistry Analysers...31

Hand-Held Analysers..32

OPTI Medical Systems' Products..32

Radiometer's Blood Gas Analysers ..32

1st automatic32

ABL90 FLEX ..33

ABL800 FLEX.33

Avoid Errors App 34

Roche's cobas Blood Gas Analysers .34

Siemens' Blood Gas Analyser Range ...35

RAPIDPoint Analysers.35

RAPIDLab Analysers... 36

RAPIDChem 744/754 Electrolyte and Lithium Testing ... 36

RAPIDComm Data Management and Connectivity Solution 36

Via Medical's Products ..37


Fig.7: Global POC Haematotolgy Market, 2007-2017E (US$ million)...38

Haematology Analysers39

Beckman Coulter's COULTER AC•T Series ...39

Horiba's Haematology Analysers.39

Samsung's LABGEO HC10 ..41

Sysmex' pocH-100i Haematology Analyser ...41

POC Haemoglobin Systems ..41

POC Analyser Accuracy...42

Available Products 43

Arkray's PocketChem BA Blood Ammonia Meters 48

Surgical Coagulation and Haemostasis Management.. 48

Akers Biosciences' PIFA Heparin/PF4 and PIFA PLUSS Rapid Assays 49

Haemonetics' TEG Thrombelastograph Hemostasis Analyzer.. 49

Medtronic's HMS PLUS Haemostasis Management System.. 50

Pentapharm's ROTEM delta.. 50

Sienco's Sonoclot Coagulation & Platelet Function Analyzers.. 50

Platelet Function Assessment..51

Clinical Guidelines...51

Accumetrics' VerifyNow System...52

Helena Laboratories' Plateletworks System..53



VISION Study... 56

POC Testing56

Gaining Clinical Evidence...57

Market Dynamics... 58

Fig.6: Global POC Cardiac Marker Testing Market, 2007-2017E (US$ million) .58

POC Testing Products.59

Currently-Available Cardiac Marker POC Tests.59


Fig.9: Global POC Urinalysis Market, 2007-2017E (US$ million)...69

Key Urine Analysis Test Strips...70November 2012 v

Hospital Point-of-Care Diagnostics Table of Contents

Product Highlights 70

77 Elektronika's DocUReader 2 and DocuReader 2 Pro...70

ACON Laboratories' Mission Products.70

Arkray's Products71

Roche's Products.71

Siemens' Products.. 72


Labour and Delivery Testing 74

Alere's Triage PLGF Assay...74

Amnisure International's AmniSure ROM Test...75

Medix Biochemica's Actim PROM and Actim Partus.75

Liver Function Testing...76

Exalenz Bioscience's BreathID System76

Infopia's Pioneer POCT Liver Test Sensor76

Alere's Triage NGAL Test ...77

bioMérieux' VIDAS B•R•A•H•M•S PCT. Test...77

Magellan Biosciences' LeadCare II System..78

Medix Biochemica's Actim Pancreatitis ..78

Products in Development.78

Akers Biosciences' BreathPulmo Health Check and Breath Asthma Check 78


Applied Nanodetectors' Sensor Array Platform.80

Atonomics' Atolyzer..80

Ativa Medical's POC System..81

Bio-AMD's MPR..81

Biosensia's RapiPlex .82

Fiomi Diagnostics (Trinity Biotech) Forecast Technology..82

MagnaBioSciences' MICT On-Site System...83

Micronics' ABORhCard and ABO-XM Card...83

Molecular Vision .. 84

MycroLab... 84

OPKO Health's OPKO Diagnostics Platform 85

pes diagnosesysteme' respons IQ86

Philips' Minicare 86

Radisens Diagnostics' POC Platform ...87

T2 Biosystems' T2Dx System88

T2Hemostasis Assay .. 89

Tyrian Diagnostics' DiagnostIQ ...89

Hospital-Acquired Infection Testing ...90

Cepheid's GeneXpert..91

Atlas Genetics' POC System...92

BioFire Diagnostics' FilmArray System92

Immunexpress' SeptiCyte Technology ...93

Rheonix' EncompassMDx Platform 94




Abaxis .. 100

Piccolo xpress 100

Financial Performance 101

Abaxis Operating Results, 2007-2012 (US$ million)...101

Abbott ..102

Recent Key Events...102

i-STAT Point of Care Products. 102vi

Table of Contents Hospital Point-of-Care Diagnostics

Alliance with Abaxis. 104

Financial Performance 104

Abbott Point of Care Sales, 2010-2011 (US$ million).104

Fig.10: Percentage of Abbott Point of Care Revenue by Region, 2011104

Accumetrics .105

Recent Key Events...105

Fig.11: Accumetrics Revenue, 2005-2011 (US$ thousand).105

VerifyNow System 106

Distribution Agreements 107

Akers Biosciences 108

Recent Key Events...108

Current Products.. 109

Research and Development... 109

Current Alliances and Distribution Agreements.110

Financial Performance .111

Akers Biosciences Operating Results, 2007-2011 (US$ thousands).111

Fig.12: Percentage of Akers' Revenue by Product Type, 2011..112


Recent Key Events113

POC Cardiology Diagnostic Products114

Women's Health 116

RALS-Plus POC IT Solution...116

POC Mergers & Acquisitions117

Current Alliances...119

Financial Performance 120

Alere - Operating Results, 2007-2011 (US$ million)...121

Fig.13: Percentage of Alere's Revenue by Segment, 2011...121

Fig.14: Percentage of Alere's Revenue by Region, 2011..121

Alere Professional Diagnostics Operating Results, 2007-2011 (US$ million).122

Professional Diagnostics Net Sales & Services Revenue, 2007-2011 (US$ million) 122

Fig.15: Alere Professional Diagnostics Net Sales & Services Revenue by Product, 2011.122

Alere Consumer Diagnostics Operating Results, 2007-2011 (US$ million).122

Arkray ...124

Recent Key Events...124

POC Testing Products ..124

Current Alliances.. 126


bioNexia POC Tests...127

VIDAS Tests.127

Current Alliances.. 128

Financial Performance 129

bioMérieux - Operating Results, 2007-2011 (EUR million).129

Fig.16: Percentage of bioMérieux' Revenue by Product Type, 2011130

Fig.17: Percentage of bioMérieux's Revenue by Region, 2011130

Horiba Medical.131

Recent Key Events...132

Haematology Analysers...132

ABX Pentra 400 Clinical Chemistry Analyser... 134

Pentra C200 Clinical Chemistry Analyser. 134

Financial Performance 134

Fig.18: Percentage of Horiba's Revenue by Division, 2011..134

Horiba Medical - Operating Results, 2007-2011 (¥ million)...135

Fig.19: Percentage of Horiba Medical's Revenue by Region, 2011..135

Fig.20: Percentage of Horiba Medical's Revenue by Product Type, 2011...135November 2012

Hospital Point-of-Care Diagnostics Table of Contents

Instrumentation Laboratory..137

Recent Key Events...137

POC Critical Care Diagnostics..137

Purchasing Contracts... 138

International Technidyne Corporation .139

Products. 139

Current Alliances.. 140

Financial Performance 140

International Technidyne Operating Results, 2004-2009 (US$ million)141

Fig.21: International Technidyne Revenue, 2000-2010 (US$ million)141

Nova Biomedical..142

Critical Care Analysers. 142

Hand-Held Analysers... 143

Quest Diagnostics144

HemoCue Products.. 144

Litigation with EKF Diagnostics. 146

Financial Performance 146

Quest Diagnostics - Operating Results, 2007-2011 (US$ million)..147

Quest Diagnostics - Sales and Earnings by Category, 2007-2011 (US$ million)147

Fig.22: Quest Diagnostics - Revenue by Division, 2011..147

Radiometer (Danaher) 149

Recent Key Events...149

AQT90 FLEX Immunoassay Analyser 150

Blood Gas Analysers 150

AQURE POC Management System 152

RADIANCE IT system 152

Current Alliances.. 152

Financial Performance 153

Fig.23: Radiometer - Revenue by Region, 2010.153

Response Biomedical..154

Recent Key Events...154

RAMP System 155

Current Alliances.. 156

Financial Performance 157

Response Biomedical - Operating Results, 2007-2011 (C$ thousands)..157

Response Biomedical - Product Sales by Category, 2009-2011 (C$ thousands)158

Fig.24: Response Biomedical - Product Sales by Category, 2011158

Response Biomedical - Revenue by Region, 2009-2011 (C$ thousands)...158

Fig.25: Response Biomedical - Revenue by Region, 2011...159

Roche Diagnostics ...160

Recent Key Events...160

Cardiac Testing Products.161

cobas Blood Gas Analysers..161

Urinalysis 162

cobas POC IT Solution.. 162

Current Alliances and Contracts 163

Financial Performance 163

Roche Diagnostics Operating Results, 2010-2011 (SFr million)..164

Fig.26: Roche Diagnostics - Revenue by Product Line, 2011..164

Fig.27: Roche Professional Diagnostics - Revenue by Region, 2011...164

Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics ...166

Recent Key Events...166

Blood Gas Analyser Range.. 166

Urinalysis 168

Cardiology - Stratus CS Analyzer... 169Table of Contents

Hospital Point-of-Care Diagnostics

RAPIDComm Data Management and Connectivity Solution...170

Current Alliances and Supply Contracts170

Financial Performance .170




To order this report:

In_Vitro_Diagnostic Industry: Hospital-based Point of Care Diagnostics: Products, Players and Outlook to 2017

Nicolas Bombourg
Email: [email protected]
US: (805)652-2626
Intl: +1 805-652-2626


SOURCE Reportlinker

More Stories By PR Newswire

Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

@ThingsExpo Stories
You think you know what’s in your data. But do you? Most organizations are now aware of the business intelligence represented by their data. Data science stands to take this to a level you never thought of – literally. The techniques of data science, when used with the capabilities of Big Data technologies, can make connections you had not yet imagined, helping you discover new insights and ask new questions of your data. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Sarbjit Sarkaria, data science team lead ...
A completely new computing platform is on the horizon. They’re called Microservers by some, ARM Servers by others, and sometimes even ARM-based Servers. No matter what you call them, Microservers will have a huge impact on the data center and on server computing in general. Although few people are familiar with Microservers today, their impact will be felt very soon. This is a new category of computing platform that is available today and is predicted to have triple-digit growth rates for some ...
In past @ThingsExpo presentations, Joseph di Paolantonio has explored how various Internet of Things (IoT) and data management and analytics (DMA) solution spaces will come together as sensor analytics ecosystems. This year, in his session at @ThingsExpo, Joseph di Paolantonio from DataArchon, will be adding the numerous Transportation areas, from autonomous vehicles to “Uber for containers.” While IoT data in any one area of Transportation will have a huge impact in that area, combining sensor...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Transparent Cloud Computing (T-Cloud) Consortium will exhibit at the 19th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. The Transparent Cloud Computing Consortium (T-Cloud Consortium) will conduct research activities into changes in the computing model as a result of collaboration between "device" and "cloud" and the creation of new value and markets through organic data proces...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Niagara Networks will exhibit at the 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Niagara Networks offers the highest port-density systems, and the most complete Next-Generation Network Visibility systems including Network Packet Brokers, Bypass Switches, and Network TAPs.
Everyone knows that truly innovative companies learn as they go along, pushing boundaries in response to market changes and demands. What's more of a mystery is how to balance innovation on a fresh platform built from scratch with the legacy tech stack, product suite and customers that continue to serve as the business' foundation. In his General Session at 19th Cloud Expo, Michael Chambliss, Head of Engineering at ReadyTalk, will discuss why and how ReadyTalk diverted from healthy revenue an...
SYS-CON Media announced today that @WebRTCSummit Blog, the largest WebRTC resource in the world, has been launched. @WebRTCSummit Blog offers top articles, news stories, and blog posts from the world's well-known experts and guarantees better exposure for its authors than any other publication. @WebRTCSummit Blog can be bookmarked ▸ Here @WebRTCSummit conference site can be bookmarked ▸ Here
Intelligent machines are here. Robots, self-driving cars, drones, bots and many IoT devices are becoming smarter with Machine Learning. In her session at @ThingsExpo, Sudha Jamthe, CEO of IoTDisruptions.com, will discuss the next wave of business disruption at the junction of IoT and AI, impacting many industries and set to change our lives, work and world as we know it.
In today's uber-connected, consumer-centric, cloud-enabled, insights-driven, multi-device, global world, the focus of solutions has shifted from the product that is sold to the person who is buying the product or service. Enterprises have rebranded their business around the consumers of their products. The buyer is the person and the focus is not on the offering. The person is connected through multiple devices, wearables, at home, on the road, and in multiple locations, sometimes simultaneously...
Established in 1998, Calsoft is a leading software product engineering Services Company specializing in Storage, Networking, Virtualization and Cloud business verticals. Calsoft provides End-to-End Product Development, Quality Assurance Sustenance, Solution Engineering and Professional Services expertise to assist customers in achieving their product development and business goals. The company's deep domain knowledge of Storage, Virtualization, Networking and Cloud verticals helps in delivering ...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Hitrons Solutions will exhibit at the 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Hitrons Solutions Inc. is distributor in the North American market for unique products and services of small and medium-size businesses, including cloud services and solutions, SEO marketing platforms, and mobile applications.
The Internet of Things (IoT), in all its myriad manifestations, has great potential. Much of that potential comes from the evolving data management and analytic (DMA) technologies and processes that allow us to gain insight from all of the IoT data that can be generated and gathered. This potential may never be met as those data sets are tied to specific industry verticals and single markets, with no clear way to use IoT data and sensor analytics to fulfill the hype being given the IoT today.
OnProcess Technology has announced it will be a featured speaker at @ThingsExpo, taking place November 1 - 3, 2016, in Santa Clara, California. Dan Gettens, OnProcess’ Chief Analytics Officer, will discuss how Internet of Things (IoT) data can be leveraged to predict product failures, improve uptime and slash costly inventory stock. @ThingsExpo is an annual gathering of IoT and cloud developers, practitioners and thought-leaders who exchange ideas and insights on topics ranging from Big Data in...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Enzu will exhibit at the 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Enzu’s mission is to be the leading provider of enterprise cloud solutions worldwide. Enzu enables online businesses to use its IT infrastructure to their competitive advantage. By offering a suite of proven hosting and management services, Enzu wants companies to focus on the core of their online busine...
The explosion of new web/cloud/IoT-based applications and the data they generate are transforming our world right before our eyes. In this rush to adopt these new technologies, organizations are often ignoring fundamental questions concerning who owns the data and failing to ask for permission to conduct invasive surveillance of their customers. Organizations that are not transparent about how their systems gather data telemetry without offering shared data ownership risk product rejection, regu...
The Open Connectivity Foundation (OCF), sponsor of the IoTivity open source project, and AllSeen Alliance, which provides the AllJoyn® open source IoT framework, today announced that the two organizations’ boards have approved a merger under the OCF name and bylaws. This merger will advance interoperability between connected devices from both groups, enabling the full operating potential of IoT and representing a significant step towards a connected ecosystem.
November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Penta Security is a leading vendor for data security solutions, including its encryption solution, D’Amo. By using FPE technology, D’Amo allows for the implementation of encryption technology to sensitive data fields without modification to schema in the database environment. With businesses having their data become increasingly more complicated in their mission-critical applications (such as ERP, CRM, HRM), continued ...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Embotics, the cloud automation company, will exhibit at the 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Embotics is the cloud automation company for IT organizations and service providers that need to improve provisioning or enable self-service capabilities. With a relentless focus on delivering a premier user experience and unmatched customer support, Embotics is the fas...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Cloudbric, a leading website security provider, will exhibit at the 19th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on November 1–3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Cloudbric is an elite full service website protection solution specifically designed for IT novices, entrepreneurs, and small and medium businesses. First launched in 2015, Cloudbric is based on the enterprise level Web Application Firewall by Penta Security Sys...
Smart Cities are here to stay, but for their promise to be delivered, the data they produce must not be put in new siloes. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Mathias Herberts, Co-founder and CTO of Cityzen Data, will deep dive into best practices that will ensure a successful smart city journey.