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Global $306 Million Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Treatment Market 2017-2025 -

Research and Markets
Posted on: 29 Jan 18

The "Global Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) Treatment Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive Strategies and Forecasts, 2017 to 2025" report has been added to's offering.

The global amyotrophic lateral sclerosis treatment market was valued at US$ 51.04 Million in 2016, and is expected to reach US$ 306.6 Million by 2025, expanding at a CAGR of 21.1% from 2017 to 2025.

ALS is a is a rare disorder that affects approximately 30,000 people in the United States, approximately 5,000 new cases are diagnosed each year in the United States. Currently, there is no cure for ALS however, treatments are available to control symptoms and to prevent complications. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved only two drugs for the treatment of ALS it includes Riluzole and Edaravone, other medications are prescribe to control ALS symptoms.

It is studied that in the base year 2016, Riluzole (Rilutek) was major revenue generating segment because riluzole was the only approved drug for a treatment of ALS, however patent expiry of Rilutek in 2013 has been negatively impacting the ALS treatment market growth. On the other hand, recently approved medication Edaravone (Radicava) expected to show highest growth rate during forecast period due to its applicability and higher cost would drive market growth. Moreover strong pipeline molecule such as AB-1010 (masitinib), Methycobal (mecobalamin), Arimoclomol, CK-2017357 (CK-357, tirasemtiv) would assist ALS treatment market growth during forecast period.

Key Market Movements:

  • Factors such as increasing treatment awareness, increase in incidence of ALS, strong pipeline molecules, rising geriatric population, favorable reimbursement policies in some countries and expected launch of newer medication would drive the growth of ALS treatment market globally.
  • Due to the higher number of unmet needs, manufacturers in the market are focusing on innovation and technological advances in treatment options would further influence the growth of ALS treatment market globally.

Company Profiles:

  • AB Science
  • Avicena Group
  • Biogen
  • BrainStorm Therapeutics
  • Covis Pharmaceutical Inc.
  • Cytokinetics Inc.
  • Eisai Co. Ltd.
  • GlaxoSmithKline plc.
  • Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corp.
  • Neuralstem Inc.
  • Neuraltus Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • Newron Pharmaceuticals S.p.A.
  • Nutra Pharma Corp.
  • Pharnext SAS
  • Q-Therapeutics Inc.

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Last updated on: 29/01/2018

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