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Will Australian Pharma ever be the same again?

Melbourne, 22nd February 2011 - The Australian pharmaceutical industry landscape is set to dramatically alter as a result of government changes to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS), suggests independent market analyst, Datamonitor. Datamonitor’s outlook for the future includes withdrawn products, a struggling generics sector and wholesaler reorganization, as PBS reforms take effect. Erin Brady, Australian…

23 Feb 2011, by Informa Insights


Breast cancer cases on the rise in Japan

Melbourne, 18th February 2011. The number of women diagnosed with breast cancer per year in the seven major markets is forecast to increase by 13% over the next decade, finds independent healthcare analyst, Datamonitor.* However, in Japan, breast cancer incidence rates will rise by approximately 24% to 2019 to reach 56,400 cases, compared to 45,600…

18 Feb 2011, by Informa Insights


Diabetes pipeline cannot reverse cardiovascular and metabolic market decline

Melbourne, 10th February 2011 - Strong diabetes growth will not be enough to stop the cardiovascular and metabolic market from declining, finds independent market analyst Datamonitor.* Datamonitor forecasts that the cardiovascular and metabolic market across the seven major markets** will peak in 2011 and then begin to decline, with total sales falling from $105bn in…

10 Feb 2011, by Informa Insights


Can India become a biosimilar powerhouse?

Melbourne, 8th February 2011 - Indian manufacturers are ideally placed to capitalise on the growing biosimilars market, according to independent market analyst Datamonitor. Although the biosimilars market is in its infancy, Datamonitor research suggests that Indian manufacturers are well positioned to capitalise on the future growth of this market both domestically and internationally. Alistair Sinclair,…

8 Feb 2011, by Informa Insights


Rapidly deteriorating growth for Pharma

Melbourne, 21st January 2011. Growth will slow to just 1.3% to 2015 for the branded prescription pharmaceutical industry’s leading companies, according to latest research from independent market analyst, Datamonitor. Between 2003 and 2009, theses same companies enjoyed robust sales growth at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.1%. Sharp declines in branded sales following…

21 Jan 2011, by Informa Insights


Stigma remains over Major Depressive Disorder

Melbourne, 12th January 2011 - Despite there being 39.1 million people suffering from major depressive disorder (MDD) across the seven major markets, only one third of patients will seek help from a physician, finds latest research from independent analyst Datamonitor*. Daniel Chancellor, healthcare analyst at Datamonitor, comments: “This is due to the stigma that is…

12 Jan 2011, by Informa Insights


Driven by strong market growth, Big Pharma’s interest in China is set to increase

Melbourne, 15th December 2010 – Rapid population growth as well as the increasing number of elderly people in China have created additional pressure on the government in terms of healthcare provision. In order to improve healthcare access, the Chinese government will spend $124.6 billion on healthcare reforms between 2009 and 2011 according to the latest…

15 Dec 2010, by Informa Insights

Transport & Logistics

Informa Interview – Captain Allan Gray on Master Mariners of Australia Congress

[youtube=]   We had the opportunity to interview Captain Allan Gray, Federal Master of the Company of Master Mariners of Australia who will be speaking at the inaugural Master Mariners of Australia Congress on the 7th and 8th April 2011 in Fremantle, WA, Australia. 1. The Company of Master Mariners is hosting its inaugural Master…

6 Dec 2010, by Informa Insights

Transport & Logistics

Informa Interview – Kevin Taylor on thinking outside the square on rail safety

[youtube=] We had the opportunity to interview Kevin Taylor, General Manager of the Rail Industry Safety and Standards Board (RISSB) who will be speaking at the 11th Annual Rail Safety 2011 conference on the 23rd and 24th of March 2011 in Sydney. 1. The theme for RISSB's Rail Safety 2011 is 'Thinking outside the square'.…

6 Dec 2010, by Informa Insights


Smartphones and tablets will aid consumerisation of healthcare in 2011

Melbourne, 6th December 2010. Consumer-driven healthcare will gather momentum in 2011 as the public takes more responsibility for its own health, with technology playing a key role, according to Ovum. In a new report* the independent technology analyst states that devices such as smartphones and tablet computers will help to drive the consumerisation of healthcare…

6 Dec 2010, by Informa Insights
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