ALBANY, New York, February 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research ( http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com) " Apheresis Equipment Market (Plasmapheresis, Photopheresis, Apheresis in Neurological, Renal, Hematological Diseases, Centrifugation, Membrane Filtration, Apheresis Machines and Disposable Kits) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2012 - 2018," the apheresis equipment market was worth USD 1.1 billion in 2011 and is expected to reach USD 2.3 billion in 2018, growing at a CAGR of 11.3% from 2012 to 2018. In the overall apheresis market, the major market segments, namely apheresis equipments in neurology, plasmapheresis, photopheresis and the major technologies used in apheresis machines such as centrifugation and membrane filtration are expected to generate high revenue from 2012 to 2018.
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The major driving factors for the apheresis market include an increase in the demand for plasma and plasma products, increase in prevalence of chronic diseases such as cancer and autoimmune diseases, and fair reimbursement policies. On the other hand, issues regarding histocompatibility of apheresis donors, skepticism over the risk factors related to apheresis, and lack of highly skilled staff are factors which may hold back the growth of the apheresis equipment market.In this report, the apheresis market is categorized on the basis of equipment used in various applications of donor and therapeutic apheresis and in apheresis procedures. The report also dwells on types of apheresis equipments and the technologies used in apheresis machines. Photopheresis is estimated to be the fastest growing segment in the apheresis procedure market. Related & Recently Published Reports by Transparency Market Research