Australia Phenylketonuria (PKU) Market Analysis


  • Type: Rare Disease Area
  • Published : April 2021
  • Region: APAC
  • Country: Australia
  • Report ID : 4084

  • Format: PPT, PDF

Australian Phenylketonuria (PKU) Therapeutics Market: Segmented by Treatment (Medications, Dietary therapies and other therapies) and by Route of Administration (Oral, Intravenous, Subcutaneous & Others) – Growth, Trends, and Forecasts (2020 – 2028F)

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Report Overview

The Australian Phenylketonuria Therapeutics Market size stood at around USD XX billion in 2020 and is projected to reach USD xx billion by 2028, exhibiting a CAGR of xx% during the forecast period.

Phenylketonuria (PKU) is a genetic disorder that prevents the normal breakdown of a protein found in some foods. Proteins are made up of building blocks called amino acids; in PKU, the body cannot break down the amino acid phenylalanine. Because phenylalanine cannot be broken down (metabolised) normally, it builds up in the blood and tissues. This build-up prevents the brain from developing properly. Progressive intellectual disability results if PKU is not treated from early infancy. With treatment, children with PKU can grow and develop normally. People with PKU need to follow a diet that limits foods with phenylalanine. The diet should be followed carefully and be started as soon after birth as possible. Food mainly suggested are Milk and cheese, Eggs, Nuts, Soybeans, Beans, Chicken, beef, or pork, Fish, Peas, Beer.

Phenylketonuria (PKU) affected approximately 1,600 Australians & it is estimated that 1 in every 15,000 newborn babies in Australia will have PKU. Parents of a child with PKU have a one in four chance of having another child with the debilitating condition.

Market Drivers

In recent years, small and large pharmaceutical and nutraceutical companies have become increasingly dependent on contract research organizations (CROs) and other clinical services to provide research services to their R&D operations. However, Phenylketonuria treatment based products, including protein ingredients as well as finished products, are expected to drive market growth. Rising demand for essential and nonessential amino acids in the form of protein ingredients as well as finished product has led Australia to generate more than 80% of the revenue share in the Phenylketonuria Therapeutic market.

However, rising treatment costs and  lack of awareness among patients and physicians about Phenylketonuria are among the major factors acting as restraints, and will continue to pose a challenge to the Phenylketonuria (PKU) Therapeutic market in the forecast period.

1. Australian Phenylketonuria Therapeutics Market Overview………………..
A. Market Size
2. Market Growth Drivers……………..………………………………………………………………..
A. Increased dependence on CROs
B. Increase in awareness Levels of Rare Diseases
3. Major Phenylketonuria Types……………………………………………………………………
A. Hyperphenylalaninemia
B. Mild PKU
C. Moderate PKU
D. Classic PKU
4. Australian Phenylketonuria Therapeutics Market Segmentation……….
A. By Therapy type
I. Medications
II. Dietary Therapy
III. Other Therapies
B. By Routes of administration
I. Oral
II. Intravenous
III. Subcutaneous
IV. Others
5. Australian Phenylketonuria Major Products Market Share…………………
A. Market Analysis, Insights and Forecast – By Revenue Type
6. Competitive Landscape……………………………………………………………………………..
A. Major Players
B. Products in Pipeline
7. Key Company Profiles……………………………………………………………….………………..
A. Biomarin Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
B. Reckitt Benckiser Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
C. Vitaflo Company overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
8. Healthcare Policies and Regulatory Landscape……………………………………..
A. Policy changes and Reimbursement scenario
9. Factors Driving Future Growth…………………………………………………………………
A. New Trends and Development of Phenylketonuria Therapeutics market
B. Future Opportunities
10. Conclusion

Market Segmentation

By Therapy Type:

On the basis of therapy type, the Phenylketonuria (PKU) Therapeutics market is segmented into medications, dietary therapy & other therapies. Increasing focus PKU treatment research has created a gateway for manufacturers of products related to Phenylketonuria treatment. However, adoption of the PKU formula and following the PKU diet remains the mainstay for treatment

By Routes of administration:

Based on routes of administration, the Phenylketonuria (PKU) Therapeutics market is segmented into oral, intravenous, subcutaneous and others. Oral route has major share in the 2019 market as Dietary segment is the mainstay.

Top 5 Major Players

The market players from Phenylketonuria Therapeutic market are anticipated to have lucrative growth opportunities in the future. Major players operating in the market include BioMarin Pharmaceutical Australia Pty Ltd., Nestlé S.A. (Vitaflo International), Reckitt Benckiser Pty Limited, Nutricia Australia Pty Ltd, Ajinomoto Co., Inc., Pristine Organics Pvt. Ltd.

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