is a type of bacteria that can cause a serious form of pneumonia called Legionnaires disease or flu like illness. Legionella testing detects the presence of the bacteria to help diagnose the cause of a person's pneumonia. Globally, increasing incidences of legionella based diseases, and advancement in immunodiagnostic technologies and automation are the prime growth drivers of global legionella testing market. In addition, emerging economies such as China, India and others will create new opportunities for global legionella testing market. However, high cost of device and lack of awareness about legionella based diseases and outbreak are the key restraints for global legionella testing market.
This report identifies the
global legionella testing market
size in for the year 2014-2016, and forecast of the same for year 2021. It also highlights the potential growth opportunities in the coming years, while also reviewing the market drivers, restraints, growth indicators, challenges, market dynamics, competitive landscape, and other key aspects with respect to global legionella testing market.
Geographically North America dominated global legionella testing market, due to growing number of patients suffering from Legionella infections and presence of large number of market players in this region. Europe is projected to have fastest growth, owing to extensive promotion and funding for healthcare facilities by the European government such as Germany and the U.K. Among all the end-users, hospital segment has the highest market share in global legionella testing market. Azithromycin drug is forecast to grow at the fastest rate throughout the forecast period. Azithromycin drug is mainly used for treating this infection in children and adults. Rapidly rising incidences of legionella based diseases in children and adults will propel the growth of Azithromycin drug.
This report segments global legionella testing market on the basis of product, technology, application, end-user, and regional market as follows:
- Legionella Testing Market, By Antibiotics: Rifampin, Azithromycin, Ketolides, Quinolones and Macrolides
- Legionella Testing Market, By Test Type: Sputum or Lung Tissue Test, Urine Antigen Test, Chest X-ray, and Blood Test
- The report has focused study on legionella testing market by basis of end-user such as: Hospitals, Commercial or Private Labs, Physician Offices, and Public Health Labs
- This report has been further segmented into major regions, which includes detailed analysis of each region such as: North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific (APAC), and Rest of the World (RoW) covering all the major country level markets in each of the region
This report identifies all the major companies operating in the legionella testing market. Some of the major companies’ profiles in detail are as follows:
- Roche Diagnostics
- Beckman Coulter
- Bio Rad
- Novartis Diagnostics
- Life Technology