About hepatitis Hepatitis is an inflammatory condition that occurs due to infection by hepatitis virus. It predominantly affects the liver and also causes damage to other body parts such as digestive system and brain. Apart from viral infections, hepatitis can also be caused by toxic substances, alcohol consumption, and autoimmune diseases. The viruses that cause hepatitis are of several types: A, B, C, D, E, and G. The most common type of hepatitis viruses are A, B, and C. Hepatitis viruses can cause either acute or chronic infections.
Technavio's analysts forecast the global hepatitis drugs market to grow at a CAGR of 17.1% over the period 2014-2019.
Covered in this report The report includes the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global hepatitis drugs market for the period 2015-2019. To calculate the market size, the report considers revenue generated from the sales of various drugs used in the treatment of hepatitis.
Technavio's report, Global Hepatitis Drugs Market 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. It covers the market size and forecast as well as the segmentation. The report includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
Key regions • Americas • APAC • EMEA
Key vendors • F. Hoffmann-La Roche • Gilead Sciences • GlaxoSmithKline • Johnson & Johnson • Merck • Novartis • Vertex Pharmaceuticals
Key market driver • Emergence of IFN-free therapies • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key market challenge • Side-effects of current therapy • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key market trend • Collaborations and M&A • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report • What will the market size be in 2019 and what will the growth rate be? • What are the key market trends? • What is driving this market? • What are the challenges to market growth? • Who are the key vendors in this market space? • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors? • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?