SEARCH   
MEMBER LOGIN    

DNA & DNA Forensic Laboratories in the US: Market Research Report

Market Research • Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

DNA & DNA Forensic Laboratories Market Research Report | Life Sciences | Laboratory Services | Nov 2014

All relative: Improved technology and declining costs will support the industry

IBISWorld’s DNA & DNA Forensic Laboratories market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
LabCorp LabCorp market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$2bn
Annual Growth 09-14
10.5%
Annual Growth 14-19
Purchase to read more
Profit
Purchase to read more
Employment
7,957
Businesses
135
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

In the five years to 2014, the DNA and DNA Forensic Laboratories industry will benefit from improved accessibility and declining prices, which have made DNA testing more affordable and common. Furthermore, the long-term trend of an increasing number of babies being born outside of wedlock has bolstered industry demand for DNA paternity testing. Looking forward, the industry is expected to continue growing, as improved technology will increase industry productivity and revenue. Consistent investment in research and development will also support the industry, as it causes prices to decline.... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

The industry's major products can be broadly separated into two categories: forensic and discretionary DNA testing services. Over the past five years, consumer discretionary DNA testing services have been a driving factor behind the industry's growth.

Legal forensic services

Legal forensic DNA testing services are used in both criminal and civil cases. In criminal cases, DNA testing has broad applications from identifying the DNA profile of an individual off of a hair sample to establishing the identity of a completely decomposed body that is found buried. Primarily, DNA testing is used to identify or exonerate individuals linked to a specific criminal case... purchase to read more

 


Industry ProductsRelated ReportsTable of Contents

What is the DNA & DNA Forensic Laboratories Industry?

This industry provides DNA paternity testing, DNA forensic services, veterinary DNA testing, ancestry tracking and other services related to human genetics. It excludes nonprofit, state-funded and state-owned institutions such as public university labs and labs that are owned and operated by law enforcement entities and the court system. Although some operators have multiple patient service centers, the industry is composed of the laboratories to which samples are submitted.

Industry Products
Discretionary paternity testing Legal forensic services Veterinary DNA testing Ancestry and family relationship testing
 
Industry Activities
Paternity testing servicesDNA forensic servicesVeterinary DNA testing servicesAncestry tracking services


View Sample
Quote
Select Clients