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. France

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 Diagnostica
- Alere/Biosite/Inverness
- Axis-Shield
- Beckman Coulter/Danaher
- Becton Dickinson
- Bio/Data Corporation
- Chrono-Log
- Corgenix Medical
- Diagnostica Stago/Trinity Biotech
- Grifols
- 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: France, Hospital Coagulation Diagnostics Market By Product Category

France, Hospital Laboratories Performing Coagulation Tests By Bed Size

France, Hospital Laboratories Average Daily Test Volume France, Hospital Laboratories Coagulation Test Volume by Assay
France, Major Suppliers of Coagulation Reagents Estimated Sales and Market Shares

France, Major Suppliers of Coagulation Analyzers, Estimated Total Sales and Market Shares

France, Coagulation Diagnostics Market By Product Category

France, Major Suppliers of Coagulation Diagnostic Products, Estimated Sales and Market Shares

Competitive Assessments
- Abbott
- Accriva
- ADI/American Diagnostica/Sekisui
- Alere/Biosite/Inverness
- Axis-Shield
- Beckman Coulter/Danaher
- Becton Dickinson
- Bio/Data Corporation
- Chrono-Log
- Corgenix Medical
- Diagnostica Stago/Trinity Biotech
- Grifols
- Helena Laboratories
- HYPEN BioMed
- Instrumentation Laboratory
- Roche
- Siemens
- Sienco
- Sysmex
- Thermo Fisher
- ZyCare/Alere