Increasing Number of Cancer Cases
Cancer is one of the leading causes of death across the globe, with 8.8 million victims in 2015, and accounting for nearly 1 in 6 deaths. The disease has witnessed significant growth in the last few decades and is expected to grow rapidly during the forecast period. According to the WHO, almost 70% of deaths from cancer occur in the low and middle-income countries, and only 1 in 5 low and middle-income countries have the necessary data to drive cancer policy.
The incidence of cancer is increasing year by year. Cancer vaccines are considered as a new therapy and are not as popular as compared to the other alternative therapeutic drugs. However, cancer vaccines have shown great potential in both preventive and therapeutic ways. Also, with healthcare physicians looking for alternative therapies due to the huge burden of cancer cases and side effects of the present therapies, the market for cancer vaccines is expected to grow significantly during the forecast period.
The other factors, such as the emphasis on early diagnosis of cancer and technological developments in cancer vaccines are the major drivers for the market.
Stringent Regulatory Guidelines
In the expanding market for medical therapies, there are stringent regulatory policies in place to ensure the safety of therapies. These policies are well studied to fit the requirements. However, while rigorous regulatory procedures guarantee the quality of the product entering the market, they delay the entry of a drug or therapy into the market. Pre-market approval is an FDA process of scientific and regulatory review to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of drugs and therapies. There have been procedures by the FDA to heighten the post-market surveillance. Most of the cancer vaccine drugs are in the pipeline as these strict guidelines lengthen the process of the product launch and sometimes failure of the drug molecule, which ultimately increases the R&D expenditure of companies. With this, companies show less interest in the product novelty, which hampers the market. The other factor which is a major restraint for the cancer vaccinesmarket is the presence of alternative therapies.
North America Leads the Market
The North American cancer vaccines market held the largest market share in 2017 due to the large patient pool and wide acceptance of advanced technologies.
Key Developments in the Market
- Jan 2018: Treos Bio Limited entered phase I trials for colon cancer.
- Feb 2018: OSE Immunotherapeutics work on Tadopi, a pancreatic cancer vaccine, has entered phase III trials.
- March 2018: Vedantra collaborated with Neon to develop cancer vaccines
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1.1 Market Definition
2. Research Methodology
3. Executive Summary
4. Key Inferences
5. Market Overview
5.1 Current Market Scenario
5.2 Porter's Five Forces Analysis
5.2.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
5.2.2 Bargaining Power of Consumers
5.2.3 Threat of New Entrants
5.2.4 Threat of Substitute Products and Services
5.2.5 Competitive Rivalry within the Industry
6. Drivers, Restraints, Opportunities, and Challenges Analysis (DROC)
6.1.1 Increasing Number of Cancer Cases
6.1.2 Emphasis on Early Diagnosis of Cancer
6.1.3 Technological Developments in Cancer Vaccines
6.2.1 Stringent Regulatory Guidelines
6.2.2 Presence of Alternative Therapies
6.4 Key Challenges
7. Market Segmentation
7.1 By Technology
7.1.1 Subunit Vaccines
7.1.2 Live Attenuated Vaccines
7.1.3 Conjugate Vaccines
7.1.4 Inactivated Vaccines
7.1.5 Recombinant Vector Vaccines
7.2 By Treatment Method
7.2.1 Preventive Vaccine
7.2.2 Therapeutic Vaccine
7.3 By Application
7.3.1 Prostate Cancer
7.3.2 Liver Cancer
7.3.3 Cervical Cancer
7.3.4 Skin Cancer
7.4 By Geography
7.4.1 North America
18.104.22.168 United States
22.214.171.124 United Kingdom
126.96.36.199 Rest of Europe
188.8.131.52 Australia & New Zealand
184.108.40.206 South Korea
220.127.116.11 Rest of Asia-Pacific
7.4.4 Middle East & Africa
18.104.22.168 South Africa
22.214.171.124 Rest of the Middle East & Africa
8. Competitive Landscape
8.1 Mergers & Acquisition Analysis
8.2 Agreements, Collaborations, and Partnerships
8.3 New Products Launches
9. Key Players
9.1 Aduro BioTech, Inc.
9.3 Astellas Pharma, Inc.
9.4 AstraZeneca PLC
9.5 Bristol-Myers Squibb
9.8 Merck & Co., Inc.
9.9 OSE Immunotherapeutics
9.11 Treos Bio Limited
*List not exhaustive
10. Future of the Market