Gartner Research

Use of Microfluidic Technology Increases for Biomedical and Life Science Applications

Published: 02 December 2005

ID: G00136393

Analyst(s): Sharon Tan

Summary

The world of microfluidic-based biochips and systems is one in which semiconductor design and manufacturing, as well as mechanical design and manufacturing, can play a role. Furthermore, the market is open for competition, and no one vendor can claim leadership.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Prediction
  • Introduction
  • What Is Microfluidics?
  • Why Use Microfluidics for Biomedical and Life Science Applications?
  • Uses and Examples
  • Players in Every Step of the Process
  • Microfluidic Design Software
  • Microfluidic Manufacturing
  • Prefabricated Parts
  • Market Challenges
  • Gartner Dataquest Perspective: What You Need to Know

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