Global Guillain-Barre Syndrome (GBS) Market


  • Type: Rare Disease Area
  • Published : March 2021
  • Region: Worldwide
  • Country: Other
  • Report ID : 294

  • Format: PPT, PDF

Global Guillain-Barre Syndrome Market – Size, Share, Trends and Forecasts (2019-2028)


Report Overview

The global GBS drugs market size is projected to reach USD xx billion by 2028, exhibiting a CAGR of xx% during the forecast period.

Guillain-Barre syndrome is a rare condition concerning the immune system of the body. In Guillain-Barre syndrome, the body’s immune system starts attacking the body’s own nervous system, resulting in pain and loss of sensation, as well as weakness and a pins and needles feeling in the limbs. However, the disease has often been seen to be accompanied by respiratory infections and the stomach flu. Growing awareness about Guillain-Barré syndrome is likely to be a major driver for the global Guillain-Barre syndrome market. Effective healthcare measures have resulted in the discovery of effective cures for many of the most common diseases seen around the world. This has in turn increased the visibility of rare diseases, resulting in increasing research and development in the field of discovering cures for rare diseases, including Guillain-Barre syndrome. The increasing investment from pharmaceutical companies in the field of discovering cures for rare diseases is likely to be a stimulant for the global Guillain-Barre syndrome market over the forecast period

Market Drivers

Increasing number of patients with GBS, family history of GBS, strong product pipeline, and increasing financial support to researchers for developing new innovative drugs for treatment of GBS are likely to drive the GBS market during the forecast period. In addition, increase in special designation from the regulatory authorities to offer a treatment to the patients as quickly as possible is enhancing the market. The growing geriatric population is also likely to be a major driver for the global Guillain-Barré syndrome market over the forecast period. Immune system disorders are often seen more commonly in the elderly than in younger demographics. The rising prevalence of chikungunya is also a key driver for the global Guillain-Barre syndrome market, as chikungunya is often accompanied by Guillain-Barre syndrome

GBS Market by Disease

By disease indication, the GBS is segmented into AIDP, MFS, AMAN, and others. The most common type of GBS seen in the United States is acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (AIDP). In AIDP, the immune response damages the myelin coating and interferes with the transmission of nerve signals

1. Global GBS Market Overview…………………………………………………
A. Market Size
2. Market Growth Drivers………………………………………………………………….
A. Rise in Global Prevalence of GBS
B. Growing R&D Investments and Reimbursement Policies
3. Major GBS……………………………………………………………………………………..
D. Others
4. GBS Market Segmentation………………………………………………….
A. By Therapeutics
I. Intravenous Immunoglobulin
II. Plasma Exchange
III. Others
B. By Distribution Channel
I. Hospital Pharmacies
II. Online Pharmacies
III. Retail Pharmacies
C. By Geography
I. North America Market Analysis
II. Europe Market Analysis
III. Asia-Pacific Market Analysis
IV. Middle-East and Africa Market Analysis
5. GBS Major Drugs Market Share…………………………………………
A. Market Analysis, Insights and Forecast – By Revenue
6. Competitive Landscape…………………………………………………………………
A. Major Players
B. Products in Pipeline
7. Key Company Profiles…………………………………………………………………..
A. Akari Therapeutics Overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
B. CuraVac Inc Overview, Product & Services, Strategies & Financials
C. Annexon Inc 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 GBS Market
B. Future Opportunities
10. Conclusion

Market Segmentation

By Therapeutics:

Based on therapeutics, the market is segmented into intravenous immunoglobulin, plasma exchange and others. Intravenous immunoglobulins are expected to hold the largest market share in the global Guillain-Barre Syndrome market. The Intravenous immunoglobulins are expected to account for the largest share in the market which can be attributed to availability of wide range of IVIG products such as Gamunex, Gammagard, and Privigen in the market and increased adoption of treatment by off-label use of intravenous immunoglobulins due to rising prevalence of multifocal motor neuropathy, dermatomyositis, polymyositis, stiff person syndrome, and relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis. Furthermore, the rise in early approvals by regulatory agencies for intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) products along with rising government support to increase plasma yield are likely to drive the market during the forecast period.

By Distribution Channel:

In terms of distribution channel, the global GBS treatment market can be divided into hospital pharmacies, retail pharmacies, and online sales. The hospital pharmacies segment generated the highest revenue in 2019 and is anticipated to witness growth during the forecast period due to most of major products are prescription products, which is available in hospital pharmacies

By Region:

By region, North America accounts the largest market share due to the presence of high healthcare expenditure and research and development. Europe accounts the second largest market share due to increased neurological disorders and presence of refined medical facilities. Asia-Pacific is expected to account for the largest market share over coming years for the Guillain-Barre Syndrome market due to increased advancement in the technology as well as growing healthcare expenditure

Top 5 Major Players

The global GBS Market is highly competitive, and the prominent players in the market have adopted various strategies to garner maximum market share. These include collaboration, product launch, partnership, and acquisition. Major players operating in the market include Akari Therapeutic Plc., Annexon Inc., CuraVac Inc., Shire and, Grifols S.A

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  8. Healthcare policies & regulatory framework
  9. Reimbursement scenario
  10. Factors driving future growth

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