As per the World Health Organization Report (WHO) 2017, influenza virus-infected 5% to 15% of the global population. As the prevalence of influenza is increasing, the number of diagnostic techniques such as immunochromatography-based rapid diagnostic test (RDT) and nucleic acid amplification test (NAAT) are used for the detection of influenza viruses in humans.
Market Research Future (MRFR) recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global influenza diagnostics market that includes Abbott, Analytik Jena AG, Becton, Dickinson and Company, Biocartis, bioMérieux Inc, Cepheid, DiaSorin S.p.A., F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd, GenMark Diagnostics, Inc., Luminex Corporation, Meridian Bioscience, Inc., Quidel Corporation, SA Scientific, Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
The Influenza Diagnostics Market is estimated to be valued at USD 954.512 million by 2023 and is expected to register a CAGR of 7.80% during the forecast period 2018-2023
By test type, the global influenza diagnostics market has been sub-segmented into traditional diagnostic tests and molecular diagnostic tests. The test type segment accounted for the larger market share in 2017. However, the type of flu segment is expected to exhibit higher CAGR during the forecast period. Based on end user, the global influenza diagnostics market has been sub-segmented into hospitals & clinical laboratories and point-of-care testing.
Geographically, the global influenza diagnostics market is segmented into the Americas, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the Middle East & Africa. As per MRFR analysis, The Americas accounted for the largest market share of 38.0% in 2017, with a market value of USD 236.198 million, the market is expected to register a CAGR of 7.25% during the forecast period. Europe was the second-largest market in 2017. However, the market in Asia-Pacific is expected to register the highest CAGR.