DNA Test Kit Manufacturing in the US: Market Research Report

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DNA Test Kit Manufacturing Market Research Report | Life Sciences | Invitro Diagnostics | May 2012

Testing positive: Mild regulation and strong demand have kept business booming

IBISWorld’s DNA Test Kit Manufacturing 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.

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Market Share of Companies
Agilent Technologies Inc. Agilent Technologies Inc. market share
Life Technologies Life Technologies market share
Qiagen Qiagen market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 07-12
Annual Growth 12-17
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Testing positive

DNA Test Kit Manufacturing is a relatively young industry with numerous opportunities for new applications. Recent developments have driven growth since 2007 and have helped defend against the economic downturn. New product development, a favorable regulatory environment and demographic trends have largely driven growth in industry revenue. The favorable regulatory environment is not forecast to persist, though, which may cause costs to rise and profit margins to suffer. Furthermore, the constitutionality of forensic DNA testing prior to conviction will face further challenges in upcoming years.... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter

The DNA Test Kit Manufacturing industry has a high level of capital intensity. For every one dollar spent on the cost of labor, industry firms generally spend $0.37 on the use and replacement of plants and equipment. The manufacturing of DNA test kits require a high level of level of technology due to the nature of the testing, as analysis of DNA molecules requires highly precise tools. On the other hand, resources allocated to wages are about 21.4% of revenue, as the industry requires high skilled workers in the department of research and development (R&D). In addition, industry firms are investing heavily in R&D to make more affordable, timely, and accurate versions of their DNA test kits... purchase to read more


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What is the DNA Test Kit Manufacturing Industry?

This industry manufactures equipment that is used to identify individuals on the basis of their respective DNA profiles. Kits can be used for various types of DNA testing, including paternity testing, forensic services, ancestry testing and maternity testing. The industry does not include the manufacture of pathological DNA test kits or molecular diagnostics.

Industry Products
Paternity testsCriminal justice and forensics testsVeterinary services tests
Industry Activities
Paternity testForensic testVeterinary test

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