According to GlobalData’s medical device pipeline database, 15 HIV Nucleic Acid Amplification Tests (NAATs) devices are in various stages of development globally. GlobalData’s report provides an overview of the segment’s pipeline landscape and offers detailed analysis of its products. Buy the report here.

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Of these devices, six are in active development, while the remaining nine are in an inactive stage of development. There are four products in the early stages of development, and the remaining two are in the late stages of development.

NAATs involve amplification of specific nucleic acid sequences of HIV by targeting either DNA or RNA nucleic acids. The process involves a polymer chain reaction or ligase chain reaction with specific primers, nucleotide triphosphates and taq polymerase leading to production of detectable amounts of cDNA. cDNA is used as a template for transcription and reverse transcription reactions in series also known as transcription mediated amplification or nucleic acid sequence-based amplification. One unit refers to one NAAT test.

Innovations in the medical devices sector are linked to the development of new approaches, processes, or technologies for treating, diagnosing, and managing disease in response to demand from healthcare for better patient outcomes and reduce healthcare costs.

Based on an analysis of GlobalData’s Medical Intelligence Center pipeline product database, these actively developed HIV Nucleic Acid Amplification Tests (NAATs) pipeline devices are all expected to be approved within the next ten years.

Currently, private organizations, public entities and institutions are working on the development of HIV Nucleic Acid Amplification Tests (NAATs) devices. Overall, most of these HIV Nucleic Acid Amplification Tests (NAATs) pipeline devices are being developed by private entities.

Key players involved in the active development of HIV Nucleic Acid Amplification Tests (NAATs) include ERBA Molecular, Jan Biotech, Labgene Biotech, Penn State College of Medicine, Taizhou ZECEN Biotech, University of Washington, Genome Diagnostics, Institute for Development Research, IRIS International and Cepheid.

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The medical devices pipeline data used in this article were obtained from the Medical Pipeline Products Database of GlobalData’s Medical Intelligence Center. The Pipeline Products database is a is a comprehensive source of information on medical devices, it covers 39K products which are in development stage and intended for diagnosis, treatment, and management of diseases/conditions/symptoms directly or indirectly. The pipeline products included in the database are sourced from reliable and authenticated sources, such as company websites, SEC filings, conference presentations, analyst presentations, news releases, clinical trial registries, and grants. The information is collected by following systematic research techniques and proprietary methodology.