Forecast Insight: Top 20 Cancer Therapy Brands Targeted therapies will drive market growth
Posted May 03 2010 2:21am
The cancer therapies market offers a high level of commercial reward to a handful of companies including Roche, Sanofi-Aventis, AstraZeneca, Novartis and Eli Lilly. Cancer therapy sales totaled over $38 billion in the seven major pharmaceutical markets in 2008, growing at a CAGR of 17.4% between 2005 and 2008.
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Datamonitor forecasts the cancer therapies market to reach sales of $70.4 billion by 2018. Sales growth over the forecast period will slow as some of the highest selling brands undergo patent expiry and several other brands will approach market saturation.
Molecular targeted therapies will continue to drive most of the growth of the cancer therapies market over the forecast period 20082018. This reflects this class's potential for increased uptake in existing indications, further indication expansions, relatively low incursion from generics and the modest impact of biosimilar market entrants.
Roche's monoclonal antibody franchise dominated the cancer therapies market in 2008 and will continue to do so through to 2018. Avastin was the top selling cancer therapy brand in 2008 and will remain the leading brand through to 2018. Expansion across a number of new tumor types and increasing uptake in new territories will drive this growth.
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