February 2020 Digest

Coronavirus News

Coronavirus News, Updates, IVD Market Impact

The novel 2019 coronavirus originating in the Hubei province in China and spreading to several nations worldwide has put the tools of IVD vendors to work, particularly reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) systems and sequencers.

Read updates on the latest IVD-related news from Kalorama Information and our sister publication LabPulse.com


The 2020 Global Assessment Report: The Analytical and Life Science Instrument Industry


The “gold standard” of market research in the analytical and life science industries. This report features detailed market analysis and growth rates for 83 instrument technologies organized into ten technology categories. Each instrument/technique includes data and discussion of market segmentation by product, industry, function, and region.

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Incidence Rate in Market Research

Toolkit: What is IR?

Understanding Incidence Rate (IR) is important to market researchers and scientists when designing and conducting survey research. IR represents the percent of qualified respondents in a population based on the study’s defining characteristics.

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Molecular Diagnostics for Cancer

Blog: Molecular Diagnostics for Cancer Grows, Fueled by NGS-based Testing

Cancer diagnostics is a highly dynamic field that consists of various types of platforms. Molecular diagnostics platforms are increasingly becoming popular as they enable accurate diagnosis as well as prognosis evaluation, which are important for treatment decisions. In 2019, the market for molecular cancer diagnostics, including histology and assays, reached $1,600 million, increasing 11.5% in 2018.

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application of analytical and scientific instruments

Trending from IBO: The Application of Analytical and Scientific Instruments in the Pharmaceutical/Biopharmaceutical Market in 2019

Access to healthcare has always been a persistent issue throughout the world, especially when it comes to access to medicine. With the rise in certain diseases and an aging global population…

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We’ll be traveling to Chicago for Pittcon in the coming weeks, where we will be unveiling SDi’s 2020 Global Assessment Report.

If you will be attending the conference, please feel free to reach out as we’d love to meet in person!