|[March 31, 2014]
Research and Markets: Next Generation Sequencing in Latin America - 2014 Report Profiles Players such as Roche, Illumina and Life
DUBLIN --(Business Wire)--
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mf5bcj/next_generation)
has announced the addition of the "Next
Generation Sequencing in Latin America" report to their
A majority of the next-generation sequencing systems installed in Latin
America are of the Life Technologies brand. The Carlsbad, CA (News - Alert)-based
company leads its rivals Roche and Illumina in this region. The finding
was made in the report, Next-Generation Sequencing in Latin America.
The report found most systems were in Brazil and Mexico, though
next-generation sequencing is also present in Argentina, Columbia, Peru
and other countries. In terms of number of systems, Life Technologies
with 65% units installed is leading the regionalmarket, followed by
Illumina, Roche and others. According to the study this is a much higher
installed base than exists in the United States.
The report says that Life Technologies has subsidiaries in Argentina,
Brazil, Chile and Mexico plus a huge distributor's network segmented by
product line (Human Identification, HLA, ABI products, Invitrogen
products, etc.), while Illumina have recently opened a subsidiary in
Brazil and was the last player to start operations with their own sales
and support force in Latin American market. As science and technology
spending expands, next-generation systems are expected to show an
Most of the Latin American countries but especially Brazil, Mexico,
Argentina, Chile and Uruguay show a constant and sustained increase of
its investment in S&T (News - Alert) as a percentage of GDP. It is consistent with the
investment trend and goals defined by governmental and private sectors,
the report said.
The market survey Next-Generation Sequencing in Latin America and
analysis shows information about geographical distribution, lab category
distribution, manufacturer's analysis, instruments distribution by
throughput category and market trends for the coming years.
For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mf5bcj/next_generation
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