In Vitro Diagnostics (IVD): Oncology
As one of the fastest-growing areas of In vitro diagnostics, Oncology testing to become an $8 billion market in 2018. It is not surprising that the most strenuous efforts in medical science are aimed at the no.2 killer disease. Oncology killed more than 7 million people worldwide in 2010, which is more than AIDS, massslaria, and tuberculosis combined. It is second heart leading disease-causing death across the globe. Annual Oncology deaths would reach13.2 million by 2030.An important step in oncology testing is digital imaging that eliminated human stained-tissue slide reading.