Table of Contents


I. Introduction
II. Worldwide Market and Technology Overview
A. Major Routine and Special Coagulation Tests
1. Introduction
2. Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time (APTT)
3. Alpha-2 Antiplasmin
4. Antithrombin III
5. Bleeding Time
6. D-Dimer
7. Ethanol Flocculation Test
8. Euglobulin Lysis
9. Factor Assays
a. Introduction
b. Factor II
c. Factor V/Factor V Leiden
d. Factor VII
e. Factor VIII
f. Factor IX
g. Factor IXa
h. Factor X (Stuart Factor)
i. Factor Xa
j. Factor XI
k. Factor XII
l. Factor XIII
10. Fibrin Degradation Products
11. Fibrinogen
12. Heparin
13. Hirudin
14. Hypercoagulability and Thrombosis
15. Lipoprotein a
16. Plasmin
17. Plasminogen
18. Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor (PAI)
19. Platelet Function Tests
20. Platelet Aggregation
21. Proteins C and S
22. Prothrombin Fragment 1.2
23. Prothrombin Time (PT)
24. Reptilase Time
25. Thrombin Time
26. Tissue-Type Plasminogen Activator (t-PA)
27. Von Willebrand's Factor
B. Instrumentation Review
C. Major in Vitro Diagnostic Technologies and Their
Potential Applications
1. Chromogenic Substrates
2. Monoclonal and Polyclonal Antibodies
3. Immunoassays
4. Molecular Diagnostics
5. Microcomputers
6. Automation
7. Robotics
8. Artificial Intelligence
9. Dry Chemistry
10. Biosensors
III. Japan
A. Executive Summary
B. Business Environment
C. Market Structure
D. Market Size, Growth and Major Instrument
and Reagent Suppliers' Sales and Market Shares
X. Major Product Development Opportunities
XI. Design Criteria For Decentralized Testing Products
XII. Alternative Market Penetration Strategies
A. Internal Development
B. Collaborative Arrangements
C. University Contracts
D. Distribution Strategies for Decentralized Testing Markets
1. Marketing Approaches
2. Product Complexity
3. Customer Preference
4. Established Suppliers
5. Emerging Suppliers
6. Major Types Of Distributors
7. Market Segmentation
XIII. Potential Market Entry Barriers and Risks
A. Market Maturity
B. Cost Containment
C. Competition
D. Technological Edge and Limitations
E. Patent Protection
F. Regulatory Constraints
G. Decentralized Testing Market Challenges
XIV. Competitive Assessments
- Abbott
- ADI/American Diagnostic
- Alere/Biosite/Inverness
- Axis-Shield
- Beckman Coulter/Danaher
- Becton Dickinson
- Bio/Data Corporation
- Chrono-Log
- Corgenix Medical
- Diagnostica Stago/Trinity Biotech
- Helena Laboratories
- HYPEN BioMed
- Instrumentation Laboratory
- ITC
- Roche
- Siemens
- Sienco
- Sysmex
- Thermo Fischer
- ZyCare/Alere


List of Tables


Major Companies Developing or Marketing Activated Clotting Time Tests
Major Companies Developing or Marketing APTT Tests
Major Companies Developing or Marketing Alpha-2 Antiplasmin Tests
Major Companies Developing or Marketing Antithrombin III Tests
Major Companies Developing or Marketing Bleeding Time Tests
Major Companies Developing or Marketing D-dimer Tests
Major Companies Developing or Marketing Factor Assays
Major Companies Developing or Marketing Fibrin Degradation
Product Tests
Major Companies Developing or Marketing Fibrinogen Tests
Major Companies Developing or Marketing Heparin Tests
Major Companies Developing or Marketing Plasmin Tests
Major Companies Developing or Marketing Plasminogen Tests
Major Companies Developing or Marketing Plasminogen Activator
Inhibitor Tests
Major Companies Developing or Marketing Platelet Aggregation
Tests
Major Companies Developing or Marketing Protein C Tests
Major Companies Developing or Marketing Protein S Tests
Major Companies Developing or Marketing PT Tests
Major Companies Developing or Marketing Thrombin Time Tests
Major Companies Developing or Marketing TPA Tests
Major Companies Developing or Marketing Von Willebrand's
Factor Tests
Executive Summary Table: Japan, Total Coagulation Diagnostics
Market By Market Segment and Product Category
Japan, Laboratories Performing Coagulation Tests By Market Segment
Japan, Hospital Laboratories Performing Coagulation Tests
By Bed Size
Japan, Commercial/Private Laboratories Performing Coagulation
Tests By Annual Test Volume
Japan, Hospital Laboratories Average Daily Test Volume
Japan, Commercial/Private Laboratories Average Daily Test Volume
Japan, Total Coagulation Test Volume By Market Segment
Japan, All Market Segments Coagulation Test Volume
Japan, Hospital Laboratories Coagulation Test Volume
Japan, Commercial/Private Laboratories Coagulation Test Volume
Japan, Coagulation Reagent Market By Market Segment,
Japan, Major Suppliers of Coagulation Reagents Estimated
Sales and Market Shares
Japan, Coagulation Instrument Market By Market Segment
Japan, Major Suppliers of Coagulation Analyzers, Estimated
Instrument Sales and Market Shares
Japan, Total Coagulation Diagnostics Market By Product Category
Japan, Major Suppliers of Coagulation Diagnostic Products,
Estimated Sales and Market Shares