US demand for medical and dental adhesives and sealants will rise 7.6 percent annually through 2011 driven by continuing new product development and increasing acceptance in surgical and consumer settings. Opportunities are expected for cyanoacrylate, polyethylene glycol and various plasma and protein types.
This study analyzes the $1.2 billion US market for medical and dental adhesives and sealants. It presents historical demand data (1996| 2001 and 2006) and forecasts for the years 2011 and 2016 by adhesive and sealant product (e.g.| acrylic| cyanoacrylate| silicone| polyethylene glycol| collagen| fibrin| albumin)| application (e.g.| medical| dental)| and market (primary care| dental offices| consumer).
The study also considers market environment factors| details industry structure| evaluates company market share and profiles 31 major suppliers including Baxter International| Stryker| DENSTPLY International| Procter & Gamble| and King Pharmaceuticals.