Business Wire - February 01, 2012
DUBLIN - Research and Markets
(http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2ffadf/global_hivaids_te) has announced the addition of the "Global HIV/AIDS Testing
Market 2010-2014" report to their offering.
One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the
steady rise in the number of people prone to HIV/AIDS. The Global
HIV/AIDS Testing market has also been witnessing the trend of
adoption of AIDS/HIV workplace policies by companies. However,
lack of awareness about personal HIV status could pose a
challenge to the growth of this market.
This report covers the Americas, the EMEA and APAC regions; it
also covers the current Global HIV/AIDS Testing Market and also
analyzes the growth potential of the market till 2014. The report
also includes a discussion of the vendors operating in this
Key vendors dominating this market space include Roche
Diagnostics Inc., Abbott Laboratories Inc., Ortho-Clinical
Diagnostics Inc. and, Gen-Probe Inc.
TechNavio's report highlights that there has been a striking
increase in the number of people suffering from AIDS over time.
For instance, Ukraine has one of the fastest growing HIV-infected
populations in the world. In 2010, about 1.3 percent of the adult
population of Ukraine was infected by HIV. This figure was the
highest in the whole of Europe.
Commenting on the report, an analyst from TechNavio's Healthcare
team said, Several large companies have adopted workplace
policies to mitigate the impact of the AIDS epidemic on their
business. Some of them have been at the forefront in providing
AIDS prevention, care and treatment services. They have
recognized the magnitude and severity of the impact of the AIDS
epidemic worldwide and are educating their employees to sensitize
them towards the disease.
Key findings from the report:
Increasing number of Government-aided HIV/AIDS Awareness
Availability of Unapproved HIV/AIDS Testing Kits in the Market
Multiple Modalities Being Used for HIV/AIDS Testing
For more information visit
Research and Markets
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