Global Optogenetics Market - Growth, Trends and Forecast 2017 - 2022

  • ID: 4388362
  • Report
  • Region: Global
  • 205 pages
  • Mordor Intelligence
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The global optogenetics market accounted for a market value of USD 15.65 million in 2015. The market is projected to reach a value of USD 33.83 million in 2020, growing at a CAGR of 16.66%. Optogenetics is the combination of genetics and optics to control well-defined events within specific cells of tissues.

It includes the discovery and insertion into cells of genes that confer light responsiveness and also includes the associated technologies for delivering light, deep into organisms as complex as freely moving animals, for targeting light sensitivity of cells of interest and for assessing specific readouts or effects of this optical control. Optogenetics is a tool that is trending in the research fields of neuroscience, behavioral science, ophthalmology, cardiology and other healthcare domains.

Global optogenetic market is segmented based on the light equipment used, actuators, and sensors. The light equipment market is further segmented into lasers, LEDs and others. The optogenetic actuators are segmented further into in the types available like Channelrhodopsin, Halorhodopsin, Archaerhodopsin and others. The optogenetic sensor market is also segmented based on the type, into calcium sensors (Aequorin, Cameleon, GCaMP), chloride (Clomeleon), membrane gated (Mermaid) and others. The optogenetics market segmentation also includes categories based on application and species. The segmentation based on applications have been subdivided into neuroscience, behavioral tracking, retinal disease treatment, correction of hearing impairment, cardiovascular ailments and pacing. The global optogenetic market based on geography is segmented into North America (USA and Canada) Europe (UK, Spain, Germany, Italy, others), Asia-Pacific (India, China, Australia, Japan and others) and ‘Rest of the World’.


Global optogenetics market is driven by various factors like the growing use of this tool in the field of neuroscience and behavioral science, the potential rapid growth of technology like ultrafast laser tools, LEDs, ytterbium-based lasers and others, and the increasing number of labs worldwide that have adopted the technology for research.


The market is restrained by factors like high cost of technology, lack of awareness of the tools in developing countries, reluctance in adoption of new technology by healthcare professionals and the nascent stage of the technology that the market has yet to mature in.

The key players in the optogenetics market are Coherent Inc., Thorlabs Inc. Cobalt Inc., Scientifica, Laserglow technologies, Regenxbio Inc., Addgene, UPenn Vector Core and Jackson Laboratories., among others.

Specialities Of This Report

The report will be useful in gaining an exhaustive understanding of the regional market. It will also be of assistance in providing a comprehensive analysis of the major trends, innovations and associated prospects for market growth over the coming half a decade
The report will be an ideal source material for industry consultants, manufacturers and other interested and allied parties to gain a critical insight into the factors driving and restraining the market, in addition to opportunities offered.
The report contains wide range of information about the leading market players and the major strategies adopted by them.
This Report Offers:

Market Definition along with identification of key drivers and restraints for the market.
Market analysis with region specific assessments and competition analysis on a global and regional scale.
Identification of factors instrumental in changing the market scenarios, rising prospective opportunities and identification of key companies which can influence the market on a global and regional scale.
Extensively researched competitive landscape section with profiles of major companies along with their strategic initiatives and market shares.
Identification and analysis of the Macro and Micro factors that affect the industry on both global and regional scale.
A comprehensive list of key market players along with the analysis of their current strategic interests and key financial information.
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1. Introduction
1.1 Study deliverables
1.2 Market Definition
1.3 Sizing Units
1.4 Base Currency
1.5 Review and Forecast period years
1.6 General Study Assumptions
2. Research Methodology
2.1 Introduction
2.2 Analysis Methodology
3. Executive Summary
4. Key Inferences
5. Market Overview and Industry trends
5.1 Current Market Senario
5.2 Optogenetics Applications
5.3 Technology Overview
5.4 New Developments
5.5 Porter's Five Forces
5.5.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
5.5.2 Bargaining Power of Consumers
5.5.3 Threat to new entrants
5.5.4 Threat to substitute products and services
5.5.5 Competitive Rivalry within the industry
6. Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, and challenges Analysis
6.1 Market Drivers
6.1.1 Potential diagnostic tool in the field of neurosciences
6.1.2 Rapid growth of advanced technology like ultrafast microscopy laser tools, ytterbium based lasers and others
6.1.3 Increasing use of multimodal imaging
6.1.4 Increasing number of labs utilizing optogentic techniques for neurosciences
6.2 Market Restraints
6.2.1 Nascent market, yet to mature
6.2.2 High cost of technology
6.2.3 Lack of awareness
6.2.4 Reluctance in adoption of new technology
6.3 Market Opportunities
6.4 Market Challenges
7. Global optogenetics Market segmentation
7.1 Introduction
7.2 By Light equipment used
7.2.1 Laser
7.2.2 Light Emitting Diode (LED)
7.3 By Actuators used
7.3.1 Channelrhodopsin
7.3.2 Halorhodopsin
7.3.3 Archaerhodopsin
7.4 By Sensors used
7.4.1 Calcium (Aequorin, Cameleon, others)
7.4.2 Chloride (Clomeleon)
7.4.3 Membrane Gated (Mermaid)
7.5 By application
7.5.1 Neuroscience
7.5.2 Behavioral tracking
7.5.3 Retinal Disease Treatment
7.5.4 Cardioversion and pacing
7.6 By Species
8. Market segmentation by Geography - North America
8.1 North America
8.1.1 Introduction
8.1.2 United States
8.1.3 Canada
8.2 Europe
8.2.1 Introduction
8.2.2 Germany
8.2.3 United Kingdom
8.2.4 France
8.2.5 Rest of Europe
8.3 Asia-Pacific (APAC)
8.3.1 Introduction
8.3.2 China
8.3.3 Japan
8.3.4 India
8.3.5 Australia
8.3.6 Rest of Asia Pacific
8.4 Rest of the world
9. Competitive Landscape
10. Key Vendor Analysis
10.1 Coherent Inc.
10.2 Thorlabs Inc.
10.3 Cobalt Inc.
10.4 Scientifica
10.5 Laserglow Technologies
10.6 Shanghai Laser & optics century Co. Ltd.
10.7 Upenn Vector Core
10.8 Regenxbio Inc.
10.9 Addgene
10.10 UNC Vector Core
10.11 Jackson Laboratory
11. Analyst View
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