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Global Markets And Technologies For Molecular, Nanoscale And Atomic Imaging

NEW YORK, April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Global Markets and Technologies for Molecular, Nanoscale and Atomic Imaging

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REPORT SCOPE INTRODUCTION STUDY OBJECTIVESBCC's goal in conducting this study is to provide an overview of the current and future characteristics of the global markets and technologies for molecular, nanoscale and atomic imaging. The key objective is to present the future direction and comprehensive analysis for the molecular, nanoscale and atomic imaging technologies markets, and their positions in the overall global imaging market.This report explores present and future strategies within the global markets and technologies for molecular, nanoscale and atomic imaging, including the electron and ion microscope market, the imaging probes market, the scanning probe market and the optical and thermal imaging market. The improvisation of the market, the setbacks and the needs of the market are discussed in this report. The comparisons, usage and the advantages and disadvantages of different types of technologies related to molecular, nanoscale and atomic imaging are also portrayed in this report.A detailed analysis based on the global markets and technologies of molecular, nanoscale and atomic imaging's industry structure has also been conducted. Revenues are broken down by type, application and region. Sales figures are estimated for the five-year period from 2012 through 2017.Applications for the different technologies associated with molecular, nanoscale and atomic imaging are also discussed separately in the report, with emphasis of the usage of the molecular, nanoscale and atomic imaging in various commercial and industrial fields. The report also covers significant patents and their allotments in each category. REASONS FOR DOING THIS STUDYExtensive research in the fields of molecular, nanoscale and atomic imaging has allowed for an overall growth in the technological advancements in the markets. This has led to the availability and accessibility of high-resolution imaging modalities.R&D spending, along with increasing competition, patent expiries and new technologies are directing this in a new direction. The overall revenue for the market has seen a steady increase from 2010 to 2012 mainly due to new advancements, new product launches and to meet the demands of new end-user industries. This study looks at almost all of the systems affected by these factors.Acquisition strategies and collaborations by companies are also covered in this report. This study also discusses the strengths and weaknesses of each type/ technology in light of new technologies, growing competition and changing customer needs. CONTRIBUTIONS OF THE STUDY AND INTENDED AUDIENCEThis study contributes to the areas of market growth in the overall area of imaging modalities, including molecular, nanoscale and atomic imaging markets. It also contributes to specific areas of market growth within the imaging market including the electron and ion microscope market, the imaging probes market, the scanning probe market and the optical and thermal imaging market. Pharmaceutical biotechnical companies, research institutes and physicians will find this study to be of interest. SCOPE OF THE STUDYThe scope of this study encompasses the global markets and technologies of the molecular, nanoscale and atomic imaging markets in pharmaceutical and biotechnology markets. BCC analyzes each market and its applications, regulatory environment, technology involved, market projections and market share. Technological issues include the latest trends and developments. The emerging market for molecular, nanoscale and atomic imaging includes countries such as India, China, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Africa, Australia and New Zealand. METHODOLOGYBCC conducted a comprehensive literature search, which included technical newsletters and journals, and many other sources. Data were collected through interviews and correspondence with manufacturers and technical experts of molecular, nanoscale and atomic imaging. Projections were based on estimates such as the current number of end users, potential end users, mergers and acquisitions, and market trends. INFORMATION SOURCESMany companies within the industry were surveyed to obtain data for this study. Included were manufacturers and end users of molecular, nanoscale and atomic imaging. Data were gathered from various industry sources. BCC spoke with officials within the industry and consulted newsletters, company literature, product literature and a host of technical articles, journals, indexes and abstracts. Exhaustive investigations of databases by key terminology were completed. In addition, data were compiled from current financial, trade and government sources. ABOUT THE AUTHORThe study has been carried out by a team of professionals in the biotechnology industry. The project manager for this project was Shalini S. Dewan, who holds a master's degree in pharmaceutical chemistry and has over 14 years of industry experience. Among the research topics she has covered are studies on compounds of potential pharmaceutical interest from ibuprofen and 2-naphthyl acetic acid. Shalini was awarded a Gold Medal by the Prime Minister of India for her work and has worked with top companies in India and in the U.S. Some of her other reports with BCC are: Reagents for Chromatography; Spectroscopy: An Enduring Market; Advanced Drug Delivery Systems: Technologies and Global Markets; Orthopedic Drugs, Implants and Devices; Medical Imaging Reagents and Analysis Equipment; Pharmaceutical Regulatory Industry; The Dynamic Media, Sera and Reagent Market in Biotechnology; Contract Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Research and Packaging: Global Markets; Chiral Technology: Global Markets; Autacoids and Related Drugs: Technologies and Global Markets; Contraceptives: Technologies and Global Markets; Liver Disease Treatments: The Global Market; Hormone Replacement Therapies and Other Hormone Therapies: Global Markets; Cardiovascular Medicine: Diagnostics, Drugs and Devices; and Cancer Therapies: Technologies and Global Markets.The lead consultant for this project was Dr. Kapil A. Setia, who holds a doctoral degree in life sciences. She has a number of research publications in her credit, including her thesis, which was given an award of excellence. REPORT HIGHLIGHTSThis report provides:• An overview of the global market for molecular, nanoscale, and atomic imaging.• Analyses of global market trends, with data from 2010 through 2012, and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2017.• Descriptions of imaging equipment and technologies for examining materials, electronics, and biological samples.• Coverage of technological issues, including novel molecular, nanometer, and atomic imaging capabilities.• Examination of research activities and areas of interest related to imaging applications.• Comprehensive company profiles of major players.

TABLE OF CONTENTS CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION 2STUDY OBJECTIVES 2REASONS FOR DOING THIS STUDY 2CONTRIBUTIONS OF THE STUDY AND INTENDED AUDIENCE 3SCOPE OF THE STUDY 3METHODOLOGY 3INFORMATION SOURCES 3ABOUT THE AUTHOR 3RELATED BCC RESEARCH REPORTS 4BCC ONLINE SERVICES 4DISCLAIMER 5 CHAPTER 2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 7SUMMARY TABLE GLOBAL REVENUE OF MOLECULAR, ATOMIC ANDNANOSCALE IMAGING, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 8SUMMARY FIGURE GLOBAL REVENUE OF MOLECULAR, ATOMIC ANDNANOSCALE IMAGING, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 8 CHAPTER 3 OVERVIEW 10DEFINITIONS 10HISTORY AND DEVELOPMENT OF IMAGING TECHNIQUES 11TABLE 1 HISTORY AND DEVELOPMENT OF IMAGING TECHNIQUES 12CLASSIFICATION OF IMAGING TECHNIQUES 13OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING 13Bioluminescent and Fluorescent Microscopy 14Fluorescent and Bioluminescence Proteins 14Applications of Fluorescent Proteins 15Applications of Bioluminescence Proteins 16Infrared Thermal Imaging 16Applications of Infrared Thermal Imaging 16TABLE 2 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF INFRARED THERMALIMAGING 17ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY 17Transmission Electron Microscope (TEM) 18Applications of Transmission Electron Microscope 18TABLE 3 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF TRANSMISSION ELECTRONMICROSCOPES 19Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) 19Applications of Scanning Electron Microscopes 19TABLE 4 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF SCANNING ELECTRONMICROSCOPES 20Field Ion Microscopy 20Applications of Field Ion Microscopy 21TABLE 5 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF FIELD ION MICROSCOPY 21SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY (SPM) 21Scanning Tunneling Microscope (STM) 22Applications of Scanning Tunneling Microscope 22TABLE 6 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF SCANNING TUNNELINGMICROSCOPES 23Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) 23Modes of Operation 23Applications of Atomic Force Microscopy 24TABLE 7 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF ATOMIC FORCEMICROSCOPY 25Magnetic Force Microscopy (MFM) 25Applications of Magnetic Force Microscopy 25TABLE 8 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF MAGNETIC FORCEMICROSCOPY 26Near-Field Scanning Optical Microscopy (NSOM) 26Applications of Near-Field Scanning Optical Microscopy 26TABLE 9 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF NEAR-FIELD SCANNINGOPTICAL MICROSCOPY 27PROBES 27MOLECULAR PROBES 28NANOPARTICLES 28QUANTUM DOTS 30 CHAPTER 4 REGULATORY ASPECTS 33TABLE 10 MEMBER AGENCIES OF NATIONAL NANOTECHNOLOGYINITIATIVE 33NANOTECHNOLOGY PROGRAMS AT THE FDA 36CENTER FOR BIOLOGICS EVALUATION AND RESEARCH (CBER)PROGRAMS 36Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (CDER) NanotechnologyPrograms 37Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH) NanotechnologyPrograms 37Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN)Nanotechnology Programs 37Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM) Nanotechnology Programs 38National Center for Toxicological Research (NCTR) NanotechnologyPrograms 38EPA AND NANOTECHNOLOGY 38 CHAPTER 5 NEW DEVELOPMENTS 41NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN IMAGING SYSTEMS 41TABLE 11 NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN OPTICAL AND THERMAL MICROSCOPY 42TABLE 12 NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY 43TABLE 13 NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY 46NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN THE FIELD OF PROBES 47 CHAPTER 6 GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FOR MOLECULAR,NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING 51MARKET BY TYPE 51MARKET OVERVIEW 52MARKET REVENUE 55TABLE 14 GLOBAL MARKET AND TECHNOLOGIES FOR MOLECULAR,NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY TYPE, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 55FIGURE 1 GLOBAL MARKET AND TECHNOLOGIES FOR MOLECULAR,NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY TYPE, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 55MARKET SHARE 56TABLE 15 MARKET SHARES OF GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FORMOLECULAR, NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY TYPE, 2011 (%) 56FIGURE 2 MARKET SHARES OF GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FORMOLECULAR, NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY TYPE, 2011 (%) 56MARKET BY REGION 57MARKET OVERVIEW 58MARKET REVENUE 60TABLE 16 GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FOR MOLECULAR,NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY REGION, THROUGH 2017 ($MILLIONS) 60FIGURE 3 GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FOR MOLECULAR,NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY REGION, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 60MARKET SHARE 61TABLE 17 GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FOR MOLECULAR,NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY REGION, 2011 (%) 61FIGURE 4 GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FOR MOLECULAR,NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY REGION, 2011 (%) 61MARKET FOR ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY BY REGION 62MARKET OVERVIEW 62MARKET REVENUE 63TABLE 18 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY BYREGION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 64FIGURE 5 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY BYREGION, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 64MARKET SHARE 64TABLE 19 MARKET SHARE OF ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY BY REGION,2011 (%) 65FIGURE 6 MARKET SHARE OF ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY BY REGION,2011 (%) 65MARKET FOR IMAGING PROBES BY REGION 65MARKET OVERVIEW 66MARKET REVENUE 66TABLE 20 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IMAGING PROBES BY REGION, THROUGH2017 ($ MILLIONS) 67FIGURE 7 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IMAGING PROBES BY REGION, 2010-2017 ($MILLIONS) 67MARKET SHARE 67TABLE 21 MARKET SHARE OF IMAGING PROBES, BY REGION, 2011 (%) 68FIGURE 8 MARKET SHARE OF IMAGING PROBES, BY REGION, 2011 (%) 68MARKET FOR SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPE BY REGION 68MARKET OVERVIEW 69MARKET REVENUE 69TABLE 22 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BYREGION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 70FIGURE 9 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BYREGION, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 70MARKET SHARE 70TABLE 23 MARKET SHARE OF SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BY REGION,2011 (%) 71FIGURE 10 MARKET SHARE OF SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BY REGION,2011 (%) 71MARKET FOR OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BY REGION 71MARKET OVERVIEW 72MARKET REVENUE 72TABLE 24 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BYREGION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 72FIGURE 11 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BYREGION, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 72MARKET SHARE 73TABLE 25 MARKET SHARE OF OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BY REGION,2011 (%) 73FIGURE 12 MARKET SHARE OF OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BYREGION, 2011 (%) 73MARKET BY APPLICATIONS 74MARKET OVERVIEW 74MARKET REVENUE 76TABLE 26 GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FOR MOLECULAR,NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2017 ($MILLIONS) 76FIGURE 13 GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FOR MOLECULAR,NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY APPLICATIONS, 2010-2017 ($MILLIONS) 76MARKET SHARE 77TABLE 27 MARKET SHARE OF GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FORMOLECULAR, NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING, BY APPLICATIONS, 2011(%) 77FIGURE 14 MARKET SHARE OF GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FORMOLECULAR, NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY APPLICATIONS, 2011(%) 77 CHAPTER 7 MARKET ANALYSIS OF OPTICAL AND THERMAL MICROSCOPY 79MARKET BY TYPE 79MARKET OVERVIEW 79MARKET REVENUE 81TABLE 28 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BY TYPE,THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 82FIGURE 15 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BY TYPE,2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 82MARKET SHARE 82TABLE 29 MARKET SHARE OF IMAGING SYSTEMS BY TYPE, 2011 (%) 83FIGURE 16 MARKET SHARE OF IMAGING SYSTEMS BY TYPE, 2011 (%) 83MARKET BY REGION 83MARKET OVERVIEW 83MARKET REVENUE 84TABLE 30 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BYREGION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 85FIGURE 17 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BYREGION, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 85MARKET SHARE 85TABLE 31 MARKET SHARE OF OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BY REGION,2011 (%) 86FIGURE 18 MARKET SHARE OF OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BYREGION, 2011 (%) 86MARKET FOR OPTICAL IMAGING BY REGION 86MARKET OVERVIEW 86MARKET REVENUE 87TABLE 32 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL IMAGING BY REGION, THROUGH2017 ($ MILLIONS) 87FIGURE 19 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL IMAGING BY REGION, 2010-2017($ MILLIONS) 88MARKET SHARE 88TABLE 33 MARKET SHARE OF OPTICAL IMAGING BY REGION, 2011 (%) 88FIGURE 20 MARKET SHARE OF OPTICAL IMAGING BY REGION, 2011 (%) 88MARKET FOR THERMAL IMAGING BY REGION 89MARKET OVERVIEW 89MARKET REVENUE 90TABLE 34 GLOBAL MARKET FOR THERMAL IMAGING BY REGION, THROUGH2017 ($ MILLIONS) 90FIGURE 21 GLOBAL MARKET FOR THERMAL IMAGING BY REGION, 2010-2017($ MILLIONS) 91MARKET SHARE 91TABLE 35 MARKET SHARE OF THERMAL IMAGING BY REGION, 2011 (%) 91FIGURE 22 MARKET SHARE OF THERMAL IMAGING BY REGION, 2011 (%) 91MARKET BY APPLICATIONS 92TABLE 36 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BYAPPLICATION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 92FIGURE 23 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BYAPPLICATION, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 93OPTICAL IMAGING 93Market Revenue 94TABLE 37 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR OPTICAL IMAGING BY APPLICATION,THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 94FIGURE 24 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR OPTICAL IMAGING BY APPLICATION,2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 94THERMAL IMAGING 95Market Revenue 96TABLE 38 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR THERMAL IMAGING BY APPLICATION,THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 96FIGURE 25 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR THERMAL IMAGING BY APPLICATION,2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 96MARKET SHARE 97TABLE 39 MARKET SHARES OF OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BYAPPLICATION, 2011 (%) 97FIGURE 26 MARKET SHARES OF OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BYAPPLICATION, 2011 (%) 97INDUSTRY STRUCTURE 98OPTICAL IMAGING (FLUORESCENCE AND BIOLUMINESCENCEIMAGING) 98Market Leaders 98TABLE 40 LEADING MANUFACTURERS OF OPTICAL IMAGING 98Market Shares 99TABLE 41 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF FLUORESCENCE ANDBIOLUMINESCENCE MICROSCOPES, 2011 (%) 100FIGURE 27 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF FLUORESCENCE ANDBIOLUMINESCENCE MICROSCOPES, 2011 (%) 100THERMAL IMAGING 101Market Leaders 101TABLE 42 LEADING MANUFACTURERS OF THERMAL IMAGING SYSTEMS 101Market Shares 102TABLE 43 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF THERMAL IMAGING CAMERAS, 2011(%) 103FIGURE 28 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF THERMAL IMAGING CAMERAS,2011 (%) 103 CHAPTER 8 MARKET ANALYSIS OF ELECTRON AND ION IMAGING 105MARKET BY TYPE 105MARKET OVERVIEW 105MARKET REVENUE 105TABLE 44 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRON AND ION IMAGING BY TYPE,THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 106FIGURE 29 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRON AND ION IMAGING BY TYPE,2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 106MARKET SHARE 106TABLE 45 MARKET SHARE OF IMAGING SYSTEMS BY TYPE, 2011 (%) 107FIGURE 30 MARKET SHARE OF IMAGING SYSTEMS BY TYPE, 2011 (%) 107MARKET BY REGION 107MARKET OVERVIEW 108MARKET REVENUE 108TABLE 46 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY BYREGION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 109FIGURE 31 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY BYREGION, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 109MARKET SHARE 110TABLE 47 MARKET SHARE OF ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY BY REGION,2011 (%) 110FIGURE 32 MARKET SHARE OF ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY BYREGION, 2011 (%) 110MARKET FOR ELECTRON MICROSCOPY BY REGION 110MARKET OVERVIEW 111MARKET REVENUE 112TABLE 48 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRON MICROSCOPES BY REGION,THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 112FIGURE 33 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRON MICROSCOPES BY REGION,2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 112MARKET SHARE 113TABLE 49 MARKET SHARE OF ELECTRON MICROSCOPES BY REGION, 2011(%) 113FIGURE 34 MARKET SHARE OF ELECTRON MICROSCOPES BY REGION, 2011(%) 113MARKET FOR ION MICROSCOPY BY REGION 113MARKET OVERVIEW 114MARKET REVENUE 115TABLE 50 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ION MICROSCOPY BY REGION, THROUGH2017 ($ MILLIONS) 115FIGURE 35 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ION MICROSCOPY BY REGION, 2010-2017($ MILLIONS) 115MARKET SHARE 116TABLE 51 MARKET SHARE OF ION MICROSCOPY BY REGION, 2011 (%) 116FIGURE 36 MARKET SHARE OF ION MICROSCOPY BY REGION, 2011 (%) 116MARKET BY APPLICATIONS 117MARKET REVENUE 118TABLE 52 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY USEDIN VARIOUS SECTORS, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 119FIGURE 37 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY USEDIN VARIOUS SECTORS, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 119MARKET SHARE 119TABLE 53 ELECTRON AND ION MARKET SHARES BY APPLICATION, 2011 (%) 120FIGURE 38 ELECTRON AND ION MARKET SHARES BY APPLICATION, 2011 (%) 120INDUSTRY STRUCTURE 120MARKET LEADERS 120TABLE 54 LEADING MANUFACTURERS OF ELECTRON AND IONMICROSCOPES 121MARKET SHARES OF ELECTRON MICROSCOPY 122TABLE 55 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF ELECTRON MICROSCOPES, 2011 (%) 122FIGURE 39 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF ELECTRON MICROSCOPES, 2011 (%) 122MARKET SHARES OF ION MICROSCOPY 123TABLE 56 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF ION MICROSCOPY, 2011 (%) 123FIGURE 40 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF ION MICROSCOPY, 2011 (%) 123 CHAPTER 9 MARKET ANALYSIS OF SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY 126MARKET BY TYPE 126MARKET OVERVIEW 126MARKET REVENUE 128TABLE 57 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BY TYPE,THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 128FIGURE 41 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BY TYPE,2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 128MARKET SHARE 129TABLE 58 MARKET SHARE OF SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY, 2011 (%) 129FIGURE 42 MARKET SHARE OF SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY, 2011 (%) 129MARKET BY REGION 129MARKET OVERVIEW 130MARKET REVENUE 130TABLE 59 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BYREGION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 131FIGURE 43 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BYREGION, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 131MARKET SHARE 132TABLE 60 MARKET SHARE OF SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BY REGION,2011 (%) 132FIGURE 44 MARKET SHARE OF SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BY REGION,2011 (%) 132MARKET FOR ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPY BY REGION 132MARKET OVERVIEW 133MARKET REVENUE 133TABLE 61 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPES BY REGION,THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 134FIGURE 45 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPES BY REGION,2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 134MARKET SHARE 134TABLE 62 MARKET SHARE OF ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPES BY REGION,2011 (%) 135FIGURE 46 MARKET SHARE OF ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPES BY REGION,2011 (%) 135MARKET FOR OTHER SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPES BY REGION 135MARKET OVERVIEW 136MARKET REVENUE 136TABLE 63 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OTHER SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPESBY REGION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 136FIGURE 47 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OTHER SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPESBY REGION, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 137MARKET SHARE 137TABLE 64 MARKET SHARE OF OTHER SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPES BYREGION, 2011 (%) 138FIGURE 48 MARKET SHARE OF OTHER SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPES BYREGION, 2011 (%) 138MARKET BY APPLICATIONS 138TABLE 65 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BYAPPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 139FIGURE 49 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BYAPPLICATIONS, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 139ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPY 140Market Revenue 141TABLE 66 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPES BYAPPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 141FIGURE 50 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPES BYAPPLICATIONS, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 141OTHER SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPES 142Market Revenue 142TABLE 67 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR OTHER SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPESBY APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 143FIGURE 51 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR OTHER SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPESBY APPLICATIONS, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 143Market Share 144TABLE 68 MARKET SHARE OF SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BYAPPLICATION, 2011 (%) 144FIGURE 52 MARKET SHARE OF SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BYAPPLICATION, 2011 (%) 144INDUSTRY STRUCTURE 144MARKET LEADERS 144TABLE 69 LEADING MANUFACTURERS OF SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPES 144MARKET SHARES 146Atomic Force Microscopes 146TABLE 70 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPES,2011 (%) 147FIGURE 53 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPES,2011 (%) 147Other Scanning Probe Microscopes 147TABLE 71 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF OTHER SCANNING PROBEMICROSCOPES, 2011 (%) 148FIGURE 54 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF OTHER SCANNING PROBEMICROSCOPES, 2011 (%) 148 CHAPTER 10 IMAGING PROBES 150MARKET BY TYPE 150MARKET OVERVIEW 150MARKET REVENUE 151TABLE 72 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IMAGING PROBES BY TYPE, THROUGH 2017($ MILLIONS) 152FIGURE 55 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IMAGING PROBES BY TYPE, 2010-2017 ($MILLIONS) 152MARKET SHARE 153TABLE 73 MARKET SHARE OF IMAGING PROBES, 2011 (%) 153FIGURE 56 MARKET SHARE OF IMAGING PROBES, 2011 (%) 153MARKET BY REGION 153MARKET OVERVIEW 154MARKET REVENUE 154TABLE 74 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IMAGING PROBES BY REGION, THROUGH2017 ($ MILLIONS) 155FIGURE 57 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IMAGING PROBES BY REGION, 2010-2017($ MILLIONS) 155MARKET SHARE 155TABLE 75 MARKET SHARE OF IMAGING PROBES BY REGION, 2011 (%) 156FIGURE 58 MARKET SHARE OF IMAGING PROBES BY REGION, 2011 (%) 156MARKET FOR FLUORESCENT AND BIOLUMINESCENT PROBES BYREGION 156MARKET OVERVIEW 157MARKET REVENUE 157TABLE 76 GLOBAL MARKET FOR FLUORESCENT AND BIOLUMINESCENTPROBES BY REGION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 158FIGURE 59 GLOBAL MARKET FOR FLUORESCENT AND BIOLUMINESCENTPROBES BY REGION, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 158MARKET SHARE 158TABLE 77 MARKET SHARE OF FLUORESCENT AND BIOLUMINESCENTPROBES BY REGION, 2011 (%) 159FIGURE 60 MARKET SHARE OF FLUORESCENT AND BIOLUMINESCENTPROBES BY REGION, 2011 (%) 159MARKET FOR NANOPARTICLES AND QUANTUM DOTS BY REGION 159MARKET OVERVIEW 160MARKET REVENUE 160TABLE 78 GLOBAL MARKET FOR NANOPARTICLES AND QUANTUM DOTS BYREGION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 161FIGURE 61 GLOBAL MARKET FOR NANOPARTICLES AND QUANTUM DOTS BYREGION, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 161MARKET SHARE 161TABLE 79 MARKET SHARE OF NANOPARTICLES AND QUANTUM DOTS BYREGION, 2011 (%) 162FIGURE 62 MARKET SHARE OF NANOPARTICLES AND QUANTUM DOTS BYREGION, 2011 (%) 162MARKET BY APPLICATIONS 162TABLE 80 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR IMAGING PROBES USED IN VARIOUSSECTORS, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 163FIGURE 63 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR IMAGING PROBES USED IN VARIOUSSECTORS, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 163FLUORESCENT AND BIOLUMINESCENT PROBES 164Market Revenue 164TABLE 81 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR FLUORESCENT AND BIOLUMINESCENTPROBES USED IN VARIOUS SECTORS, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 165FIGURE 64 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR FLUORESCENT AND BIOLUMINESCENTPROBES USED IN VARIOUS SECTORS, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 165NANOPARTICLES AND QUANTUM DOTS BY APPLICATION 166Market Revenue 166TABLE 82 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR NANOPARTICLES AND QUANTUM DOTSUSED IN VARIOUS SECTORS, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 167FIGURE 65 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR NANOPARTICLES AND QUANTUM DOTSUSED IN VARIOUS SECTORS, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 167MARKET SHARE 168TABLE 83 IMAGING PROBES MARKET SHARES BY APPLICATION, 2011 (%) 168FIGURE 66 IMAGING PROBES MARKET SHARES BY APPLICATION, 2011 (%) 168INDUSTRY STRUCTURE 169FLUORESCENT AND BIOLUMINESCENCE IMAGING PROBES 169Market Leaders 169TABLE 84 LEADING MANUFACTURERS OF FLUORESCENCE ANDBIOLUMINESCENCE IMAGING PROBES 169Market Shares 171TABLE 85 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF FLUORESCENCE ANDBIOLUMINESCENCE IMAGING PROBES, 2011 (%) 172FIGURE 67 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF FLUORESCENCE ANDBIOLUMINESCENCE IMAGING PROBES, 2011 (%) 172NANOPARTICLES AND QUANTUM DOTS 173Market Leaders 173TABLE 86 LEADING MANUFACTURERS OF QUANTUM DOTS 173Market Shares 175TABLE 87 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF NANOPARTICLES AND QUANTUMDOTS, 2011 (%) 175FIGURE 68 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF NANOPARTICLES AND QUANTUMDOTS, 2011 (%) 175 CHAPTER 11 PATENT ANALYSIS 177PATENT ANALYSIS OF IMAGING SYSTEMS 178PATENTS BY YEAR 178TABLE 88 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY YEAR, 2008-2012 (NUMBER/%) 178FIGURE 69 NUMBER OF PATENTS, BY YEAR, 2008-2012 178FIGURE 70 NUMBER OF PATENTS, BY YEAR, 2008-2012 (%) 178PATENTS BY TYPE 179TABLE 89 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY TYPE, 2008-2012 179FIGURE 71 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY TYPE, 2008-2012 (NUMBER) 179PATENTS BY COUNTRY 180TABLE 90 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY COUNTRY, 2008-2012 181FIGURE 72 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY COUNTRY, 2008-2012 181PATENTS BY COMPANY 182TABLE 91 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY COMPANY, 2008-2012 182PATENTS BY ASSIGNEE 183TABLE 92 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY ASSIGNEE, 2008-2012 184FIGURE 73 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY ASSIGNEE, 2008-2012 184PATENT ANALYSIS OF IMAGING PROBES 184PATENTS BY YEAR 184TABLE 93 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY YEAR, 2008-2012 185FIGURE 74 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY YEAR, 2008-2012 185FIGURE 75 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY YEAR, 2008-2012 (%) 185PATENTS BY TYPE 186TABLE 94 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY TYPE, 2008-2012 186FIGURE 76 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY TYPE, 2008-2012 186PATENTS BY COUNTRY 186TABLE 95 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY COUNTRY, 2008-2012 187PATENTS BY COMPANY 187TABLE 96 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY COMPANY, 2008-2012 188PATENTS BY ASSIGNEE 188TABLE 97 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY ASSIGNEE, 2008-2012 188 CHAPTER 12 CURRENT SITUATION 190TRENDS IN MOLECULAR, ATOMIC AND NANOSCALE IMAGING 190CONSIDERABLE GROWTH IN ELECTRON AND SCANNING PROBEMICROSCOPES 190 ASIA PACIFIC REGIONS: KEY REGIONS OF GROWTH 191FACTORS AFFECTING THE MARKET 191PRODUCT INNOVATIONS 191DEVELOPMENT OF HYBRID SYSTEMS 191MINIATURIZATION OF ELECTRONIC DEVICES 192NEED OF QUALITY CONTROL IN ELECTRONICS 192BABY-BOOMER GENERATION 192INCREASING INCIDENCE OF LIFE-THREATENING DISEASES 192IMPROVING ECONOMIC CONDITIONS OF EMERGING COUNTRIES 193GOVERNMENT SUPPORT 193 CHAPTER 13 COMPANY PROFILES 195AFFYMETRIX 195AGILENT TECHNOLOGIES INC. 195ANASPEC INC. 196A.P.E. RESEARCH 197APPLIED NANOTECH HOLDINGS INC. 197AXIS COMMUNICATIONS AB 198BECTON DICKINSON COMPANY 198BIOSEARCH TECHNOLOGIES INC. 199BRUKER CORPORATION 199CARL ZEISS MICROSCOPY GMBH 200CLONTECH LABORATORIES 201DANAHAR CORPORATION 202FEI COMPANY 203FLIR SYSTEMS INC. 203FLUKE CORPORATION 204HAMAMATSU CORPORATION 205HITACHI HIGH-TECHNOLOGIES 205JEOL LTD. 206LAMBERT INSTRUMENTS 207LIFE TECHNOLOGIES 207NANOCO GROUP PLC 208NANOPHASE TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION 208NIKON CORPORATION 209NT-MDT COMPANY 209OLYMPUS CORPORATION 210OXFORD INSTRUMENTS 210PERKIN ELMER 211PROMEGA 212RHK TECHNOLOGY INC. 212SIGMA-ALDRICH 212THERMO FISHER SCIENTIFIC 213WITEC FOCUS INNOVATIONS 214XENICS INFRARED SOLUTIONS 214 CHAPTER 14 APPENDIX: ABBREVIATIONS 217 LIST OF TABLESSUMMARY TABLE GLOBAL REVENUE OF MOLECULAR, ATOMIC ANDNANOSCALE IMAGING, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 8TABLE 1 HISTORY AND DEVELOPMENT OF IMAGING TECHNIQUES 12TABLE 2 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF INFRARED THERMALIMAGING 17TABLE 3 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF TRANSMISSION ELECTRONMICROSCOPES 19TABLE 4 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF SCANNING ELECTRONMICROSCOPES 20TABLE 5 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF FIELD ION MICROSCOPY 21TABLE 6 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF SCANNING TUNNELINGMICROSCOPES 23TABLE 7 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF ATOMIC FORCEMICROSCOPY 25TABLE 8 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF MAGNETIC FORCEMICROSCOPY 26TABLE 9 ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF NEAR-FIELD SCANNINGOPTICAL MICROSCOPY 27TABLE 10 MEMBER AGENCIES OF NATIONAL NANOTECHNOLOGY INITIATIVE 33TABLE 11 NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN OPTICAL AND THERMAL MICROSCOPY 42TABLE 12 NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY 43TABLE 13 NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY 46TABLE 14 GLOBAL MARKET AND TECHNOLOGIES FOR MOLECULAR,NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY TYPE, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 55TABLE 15 MARKET SHARES OF GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FORMOLECULAR, NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY TYPE, 2011 (%) 56TABLE 16 GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FOR MOLECULAR,NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY REGION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 60TABLE 17 GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FOR MOLECULAR,NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY REGION, 2011 (%) 61TABLE 18 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY BYREGION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 64TABLE 19 MARKET SHARE OF ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY BY REGION,2011 (%) 65TABLE 20 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IMAGING PROBES BY REGION, THROUGH2017 ($ MILLIONS) 67TABLE 21 MARKET SHARE OF IMAGING PROBES, BY REGION, 2011 (%) 68TABLE 22 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BY REGION,THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 70TABLE 23 MARKET SHARE OF SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BY REGION,2011 (%) 71TABLE 24 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BYREGION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 72TABLE 25 MARKET SHARE OF OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BY REGION,2011 (%) 73TABLE 26 GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FOR MOLECULAR,NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2017 ($MILLIONS) 76TABLE 27 MARKET SHARE OF GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FORMOLECULAR, NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING, BY APPLICATIONS, 2011(%) 77TABLE 28 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BY TYPE,THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 82TABLE 29 MARKET SHARE OF IMAGING SYSTEMS BY TYPE, 2011 (%) 83TABLE 30 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BYREGION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 85TABLE 31 MARKET SHARE OF OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BY REGION,2011 (%) 86TABLE 32 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OPTICAL IMAGING BY REGION, THROUGH2017 ($ MILLIONS) 87TABLE 33 MARKET SHARE OF OPTICAL IMAGING BY REGION, 2011 (%) 88TABLE 34 GLOBAL MARKET FOR THERMAL IMAGING BY REGION, THROUGH2017 ($ MILLIONS) 90TABLE 35 MARKET SHARE OF THERMAL IMAGING BY REGION, 2011 (%) 91TABLE 36 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BYAPPLICATION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 92TABLE 37 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR OPTICAL IMAGING BY APPLICATION,THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 94TABLE 38 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR THERMAL IMAGING BY APPLICATION,THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 96TABLE 39 MARKET SHARES OF OPTICAL AND THERMAL IMAGING BYAPPLICATION, 2011 (%) 97TABLE 40 LEADING MANUFACTURERS OF OPTICAL IMAGING 98TABLE 41 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF FLUORESCENCE ANDBIOLUMINESCENCE MICROSCOPES, 2011 (%) 100TABLE 42 LEADING MANUFACTURERS OF THERMAL IMAGING SYSTEMS 101TABLE 43 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF THERMAL IMAGING CAMERAS, 2011(%) 103TABLE 44 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRON AND ION IMAGING BY TYPE,THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 106TABLE 45 MARKET SHARE OF IMAGING SYSTEMS BY TYPE, 2011 (%) 107TABLE 46 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY BYREGION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 109TABLE 47 MARKET SHARE OF ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY BY REGION,2011 (%) 110TABLE 48 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRON MICROSCOPES BY REGION,THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 112TABLE 49 MARKET SHARE OF ELECTRON MICROSCOPES BY REGION, 2011 (%) 113TABLE 50 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ION MICROSCOPY BY REGION, THROUGH2017 ($ MILLIONS) 115TABLE 51 MARKET SHARE OF ION MICROSCOPY BY REGION, 2011 (%) 116TABLE 52 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY USED INVARIOUS SECTORS, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 119TABLE 53 ELECTRON AND ION MARKET SHARES BY APPLICATION, 2011 (%) 120TABLE 54 LEADING MANUFACTURERS OF ELECTRON AND IONMICROSCOPES 121TABLE 55 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF ELECTRON MICROSCOPES, 2011 (%) 122TABLE 56 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF ION MICROSCOPY, 2011 (%) 123TABLE 57 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BY TYPE,THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 128TABLE 58 MARKET SHARE OF SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY, 2011 (%) 129TABLE 59 GLOBAL MARKET FOR SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BY REGION,THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 131TABLE 60 MARKET SHARE OF SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BY REGION,2011 (%) 132TABLE 61 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPES BY REGION,THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 134TABLE 62 MARKET SHARE OF ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPES BY REGION,2011 (%) 135TABLE 63 GLOBAL MARKET FOR OTHER SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPES BYREGION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 136TABLE 64 MARKET SHARE OF OTHER SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPES BYREGION, 2011 (%) 138TABLE 65 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BYAPPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 139TABLE 66 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPES BYAPPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 141TABLE 67 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR OTHER SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPESBY APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 143TABLE 68 MARKET SHARE OF SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPY BYAPPLICATION, 2011 (%) 144TABLE 69 LEADING MANUFACTURERS OF SCANNING PROBE MICROSCOPES 144TABLE 70 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPES, 2011(%) 147TABLE 71 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF OTHER SCANNING PROBEMICROSCOPES, 2011 (%) 148TABLE 72 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IMAGING PROBES BY TYPE, THROUGH 2017($ MILLIONS) 152TABLE 73 MARKET SHARE OF IMAGING PROBES, 2011 (%) 153TABLE 74 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IMAGING PROBES BY REGION, THROUGH2017 ($ MILLIONS) 155TABLE 75 MARKET SHARE OF IMAGING PROBES BY REGION, 2011 (%) 156TABLE 76 GLOBAL MARKET FOR FLUORESCENT AND BIOLUMINESCENTPROBES BY REGION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 158TABLE 77 MARKET SHARE OF FLUORESCENT AND BIOLUMINESCENT PROBESBY REGION, 2011 (%) 159TABLE 78 GLOBAL MARKET FOR NANOPARTICLES AND QUANTUM DOTS BYREGION, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 161TABLE 79 MARKET SHARE OF NANOPARTICLES AND QUANTUM DOTS BYREGION, 2011 (%) 162TABLE 80 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR IMAGING PROBES USED IN VARIOUSSECTORS, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 163TABLE 81 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR FLUORESCENT AND BIOLUMINESCENTPROBES USED IN VARIOUS SECTORS, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 165TABLE 82 GLOBAL REVENUE FOR NANOPARTICLES AND QUANTUM DOTSUSED IN VARIOUS SECTORS, THROUGH 2017 ($ MILLIONS) 167TABLE 83 IMAGING PROBES MARKET SHARES BY APPLICATION, 2011 (%) 168TABLE 84 LEADING MANUFACTURERS OF FLUORESCENCE ANDBIOLUMINESCENCE IMAGING PROBES 169TABLE 85 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF FLUORESCENCE ANDBIOLUMINESCENCE IMAGING PROBES, 2011 (%) 172TABLE 86 LEADING MANUFACTURERS OF QUANTUM DOTS 173TABLE 87 GLOBAL MARKET SHARES OF NANOPARTICLES AND QUANTUMDOTS, 2011 (%) 175TABLE 88 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY YEAR, 2008-2012 (NUMBER/%) 178TABLE 89 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY TYPE, 2008-2012 179TABLE 90 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY COUNTRY, 2008-2012 181TABLE 91 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY COMPANY, 2008-2012 182TABLE 92 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY ASSIGNEE, 2008-2012 184TABLE 93 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY YEAR, 2008-2012 185TABLE 94 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY TYPE, 2008-2012 186TABLE 95 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY COUNTRY, 2008-2012 187TABLE 96 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY COMPANY, 2008-2012 188TABLE 97 NUMBER OF PATENTS BY ASSIGNEE, 2008-2012 188 LIST OF FIGURESSUMMARY FIGURE GLOBAL REVENUE OF MOLECULAR, ATOMIC ANDNANOSCALE IMAGING, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 8FIGURE 1 GLOBAL MARKET AND TECHNOLOGIES FOR MOLECULAR,NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY TYPE, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 55FIGURE 2 MARKET SHARES OF GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FORMOLECULAR, NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY TYPE, 2011 (%) 56FIGURE 3 GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FOR MOLECULAR,NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY REGION, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 60FIGURE 4 GLOBAL MARKETS AND TECHNOLOGIES FOR MOLECULAR,NANOSCALE AND ATOMIC IMAGING BY REGION, 2011 (%) 61FIGURE 5 GLOBAL MARKET FOR ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY BYREGION, 2010-2017 ($ MILLIONS) 64FIGURE 6 MARKET SHARE OF ELECTRON AND ION MICROSCOPY BY REGION,2011 (%) 65FIGURE 7 GLOBAL MARKET FOR IMAGING PROBES BY REGION, 2010-2017 ($MILLIONS) 67FIGURE 8 MARKET SHARE OF IMAGING PROBES, BY

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