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World Clinical Laboratory Services Market Review 2016-2018 and Forecast Through 2019-2024 - Drones Emerging as Cost Effective & Efficient Mode for Transporting Samples

DUBLIN, April 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Clinical Laboratory Services - Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been added to's offering.

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

This report analyzes the worldwide markets in US$ Million by the following Segments:

  • Hospital-Based Laboratories
  • Independent Laboratories
  • Physician Office-Based Laboratories

The report profiles 133 companies including many key and niche players such as:

  • ADICON Clinical Laboratories, Inc. (China)
  • American Esoteric Laboratories (USA)
  • ARUP Laboratories (USA)
  • Bio-Reference Laboratories, Inc. (USA)
  • Bioscientia Institut fr Medizinische Diagnostik GmbH (Germany)
  • DaVita, Inc. (USA)
  • Dynacare (Canada)
  • Enzo Clinical Labs (USA)
  • Genoptix, Inc. (USA)
  • Genova Diagnostics, Inc. (USA)
  • Kingmed Diagnostics (China)
  • Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (USA)
  • Mayo Clinic Laboratories (USA)
  • NeoGenomics Laboratories (USA)
  • Quest Diagnostics, Inc. (USA)
  • Sonic Healthcare Limited (Australia)
  • Spectra Laboratories, Inc. (USA)
  • SYNLAB International GmbH (Germany)
  • The National Health Laboratory Service (South Africa)
  • Thyrocare Technologies Limited (India)
  • Unilabs SA (Switzerland)

Key Topics Covered

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definitions and Scope of Study
Hospital-Based Medical Laboratories
Independent Laboratories
Physician Office-Based Laboratories

Clinical Laboratory Services - An Overview
Growth of Specialty Labs
Developed Nations: Cost Pressures Necessitate New Strategies
Despite Challenges, Emerging Markets Provide Growth Opportunities
Routine Testing Takes the Lead; Esoteric Testing Services Drive Growth
Common Routine and Esoteric Tests
Key Market Drivers
Growth Contributing Factors in a Gist
Rising Healthcare Needs of Aging Global Population
Increase in Healthcare Spending in Emerging Markets
Increasing Awareness Levels
Need to Cut Healthcare Costs
Rising Incidence of Diseases
Major Causes of Fatalities Worldwide - A Statistical Overview
World Cancer Statistics: Incidence and Mortality Data
Cancer Prone Sites based on Age
Global HIV Statistics
Cardiovascular Disease Statistics
Increasing Role of Clinical Labs in Testing Infectious Diseases

Need for Clinical Laboratories to Reinvent Business Models
Laboratory Informatics Offers Opportunities to Streamline Operations
Transforming Hospital Laboratory into a Profit Center
Laboratory Specific IT Platforms Provide a Business Case for Outreach Programs
Hospital Outreach Laboratories Deliver Better Value to Larger Organizations
Managing and Measuring Value
Manufacturers Leveraging Expertise to Address Requirements of Laboratories
Factors Impacting Laboratories
Moving Towards Value Driven Healthcare
Maximizing ROI in a Low Cost Environment
Making Most of Global Best Practices
Advent of Novel Devices Fuel growth for Clinical Laboratory Services Market
Biobanks Gain Prominence
Home Based Systems Go Digital
Drones Emerging as Cost Effective & Efficient Mode for Transporting Samples
Innovative Strategies of Clinical Laboratories at Health Systems
Creation of Standardized Medical Laboratory Services
Standardization of Test Methodologies and Menus
Laboratory Testing Industry Faces Unique Investor Led Disruption
Divergent Paths for Independent Labs and Health System Labs
Factors Affecting Divergence
Supporting ACO Requirements
Transformations in Healthcare
Integrated Care Support
Population Health Initiatives
Home-Field Benefits
Evolving Clinical Laboratory Sector to Drive Diverse Lab Test Segment Market Share
Key Market Differentiators
Real-Time Lab Data Access
IVD Market Growth: An Indication of Growth in Clinical Labs Market
New Technologies and Tests Drive Demand for Specific Testing
Increasing Role of Advanced Tests in Clinical Treatment Decision Making
Increasing Opportunities in Personalized Medicine and Clinical Trial Services
Cancer Testing Market: Opportunity for Clinical Labs
Shortened Hospitalization Enhances Significance of Medical Labs
Lab Automation Speeds Up
Standardization Gains Precedence in the Hunt for Automation
Heightened Use of IT Systems in Clinical Laboratories
Assessing the Impact of Point-of-Care Testing on Clinical Labs
Autoimmune Disease Testing: Labs Seek Cost-Effective & High Productivity Options
POLs: Reducing Turnaround Times for Testing
POL Market Succumbs to Cost Pressures
Laboratory Outsourcing Trend Gains Strength
Value-Based Outsourcing of Services to Take Center Stage
Challenges Facing Lab Testing Market
Dependence on Third Parties
Lack of Skilled Workers

Clinical Laboratory Services
Laboratory Medicine
Anatomic Pathology
Surgical Pathology
Electron Microscopy
Clinical Pathology
Clinical Chemistry
Reproduction Biology
Clinical Biochemistry
Types of Tests Conducted in Medical Labs
Routine Tests
Esoteric Tests
Anatomic Pathology Services
Types of Clinical Laboratories
Hospital-Based Laboratories
Physician Office-Based Laboratories
Reference Laboratories
Potential Customers for Medical Laboratories
Work Process in Clinical Labs
Specimen Processing & Result Analysis in Clinical Labs
Laboratory Information Systems
Conducting Lab Tests
Key Personnel in Medical Labs
Role of Medical Technologists
Role of Medical Technicians
Analysis, Validation and Interpretation of Results
Testing Equipment
Bio-Safety Hazards and Equipment Design
Essential Bio-safety Equipment in Clinical Laboratories
Personal Protection Equipment in Medical Labs
Economic Model Followed By Testing Laboratories
Test Volume
Dichotomy between Customers and Payers in Medical Lab Industry
Impact of Environmental Factors on Lab Tests
Regulatory Overview
Legislative & Regulatory Environment Worldwide
ISO 15189:2003
ISO 15189 Accreditation

A Preview
Quest Diagnostics & LabCorp: The Leading Independent Labs
Consolidation Activity Continues to Soar
Select Major Clinical Laboratory Transactions in the Recent Past
Industry Giants Tread on Different Paths in Consolidation Activity

5.1 Focus on Select Players

5.2 Service/Product Introductions
LabCorp Introduces Pixel by LabCorpSM
Genoptix Introduces BCR-ABL MRDx TFR Monitoring Test
Ortho and Diazyme Launch Three New Microtip Partnership Assays
LabCorp Receives FDA Approval for UltraQual Multiplex PCR Assay
Enzo Introduces AMPIPROBE
LabCorp Introduces PD-L1 IHC 28-8 pharmDx Assay in the US
Quest Diagnostics Introduces QHerit
LabCorp Unveils ADAMTS13 Test
LabCorp Introduces PreTRM Test
GenPath Women's Health Introduces ClariTest
Quest Diagnostics Introduces Test to Assess Response to Antiviral Therapy for HBV
Quest Diagnostics Introduces Antibody Test for Zika Virus
Mayo Clinic Launches Zika Antibody Test
Quest Diagnostics Introduces CogniSense Cognitive Assessment Tool
Great Basin Scientific Launches Shiga Toxin Direct Test
Laboratory Corporation of America Launches Zika Virus Testing
Quest Diagnostics Introduces New Cancer Test Services
Laboratory Corporation of America Launches Epi proColon Colorectal Cancer Test
Immunetics to Launch New Services for Invasive Fungal Infections

5.3 Recent Industry Activity
NeoGenomics Acquires Genoptix
Quest Diagnostics to Establish Flagship Laboratory in the US
Quest Diagnostics to Take Over Clinical Laboratory Services Business of BBPL
Mayo Medical Laboratories Changes Name to Mayo Clinic Laboratories
LabCorp Renews Partnership with Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Quest Diagnostics Extends Supply Agreement with Clinical Genomics
Quest Diagnostics to Acquire Laboratory Services Operations of Marin General Hospital
Quest Diagnostics Takes Over Select Laboratory Services Operations of Hurley Medical Center
Jinyu Medical Joins Global Strategic Alliance for Medical Diagnostic Services
BioIVT Takes Over Clinical Trials Laboratory Services
Quest Diagnostics to Divest Indian Diagnostics Business
Quest Diagnostics Takes Over PhenoPath
Quest Diagnostics to Take Over US Business of Oxford Immunotec
Quest Diagnostics Takes Over ReproSource
SYNLAB Takes Over Yhtyneet Medix Laboratoriot
Zhejiang Dian Diagnostics and Agena Bioscience Sign Commercial Partnership
Genoptix and MolecularMD Sign Marketing and Testing Services Agreement for MRDx BCR-ABL Test
LabCorp and Unilabs Enter into Strategic Partnership
LabCorp and Mount Sinai Health System Embark on Standardization of Laboratory Services
ACM Global Acquires DrugScan and DSI Medical Services
KingMed and llumina Partner to Develop New Testing Applications
Quest Diagnostics Acquires Shiel Medical Laboratory Business of Fresenius
NeoGenomics Joins COEP Program of Thermo Fisher
Eurofins Scientific Acquires EAG Laboratories
Quest Diagnostics Acquires Cleveland HeartLab
Quest Diagnostics and Clinical Genomics Announce FDA Approval for InSure ONE
LabCorp Enters into Laboratory Partnership with Capital Health
Quest Diagnostics Acquires Select Assets of California Laboratory Associates
Quest Diagnostics Takes Over Laboratory Services Operations of Two Hospitals in Connecticut
Unilabs to Take Over Blufstein
Unilabs to Acquire to Stake in Scientific Clinical Laboratories
Quest Diagnostics Acquires Med Fusion and Clear Point
LabCorp Extends Laboratory Services Agreement with Novant Health
Sysmex Inks Agreement with Myanmar's NHL for Improving Clinical Testing
BioPharma Services Acquires Assays from Bioanalytical Laboratory Services
Quest Diagnostics Joins Hands with AncestryDNA for Genotyping Test Services
LabCorp Inks Definitive Deal to Acquire and Merge with Sequenom
MDxHealth and Cerba Ink European Distribution Deal for MDxHealth's Prostate Cancer Test
Schryver Medical Takes Over Professional Clinical Laboratory
Oxford Immunotec Inks Definitive Deal to Acquire Imugen
Zora Biosciences and Mayo Medical Team Up for New Plasma Ceramide Tests
Quest Diagnostics Introduces New Hepatitis C Testing Capabilities
Aurora Diagnostics Takes Over Pacific Pathology
Meridian Bioscience Acquires Magellan Biosciences and Magellan Diagnostics
Laboratory Corporation of America Acquires Pathology
Clinical Research Laboratories Takes Over Suncare Research Laboratories


Total Companies Profiled: 133 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 148)

  • The United States (102)
  • Canada (11)
  • Japan (1)
  • Europe (15)
    • France (2)
    • Germany (2)
    • The United Kingdom (5)
    • Rest of Europe (6)
  • Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (13) Middle East & Africa (5)
  • Latin America (1)

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