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Human Growth Hormone Market in the US to Grow at a CAGR of 3.86% over the Period 2014-2019, Finds New Report

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Lewes, DE -- (SBWIRE) -- 03/31/2015 -- Report forecast the Human Growth Hormone market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 3.86 percent over the period 2014-2019.

Human growth hormone, also known as somatotropin, is a peptide with 191 amino acids and 2 sulfhydryl bridges. It is produced by the anterior pituitary, and it is required to attain normal size for children and adolescents. It also has major effects on lipid and carbohydrate metabolism of an individual. The effects of human growth hormone are mainly mediated by IGF-1 and IGF-2. There are two forms of recombinant human growth hormone approved in the market: Somatropin and Somatrem. Somatropin has 191 amino acids and Somatrem contains 192 amino acids. Growth hormone deficiency can occur either due to a damage to the pituitary or the hypothalamus gland, or can also be acquired genetically. Some of the signs of growth hormone deficiency are adiposity, short stature, and hypoglycemia.

This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Human Growth Hormone market in the US for the period 2015-2019. To calculate the market size, the report considers revenue generated from the sales of the various human growth hormone drugs available in the US for the treatment of growth hormone deficiency.

According to the report, human growth hormone is administered to patients with various complications such as growth hormone deficiency, Noonan and Turner syndromes, and infants who are born small for their gestational age. High incidence and prevalence of these diseases result in increased demand for human growth hormone

Further, the report states that all of the approved drugs available in the market are biologics. The development process of these biologics is expensive, thereby leading to increased pricing of these drugs. These biologics need to be kept in cold storage to retain their efficacy and avoid local reactions. Therefore, special machinery and care are required to ensure the supply of potent growth hormones.

The Human Growth Hormone Market in the US 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the landscape of the Human Growth Hormone market in the US and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

key players in the Human Growth Hormone Market in the US: F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd., Merck Serono SA, Novo Nordisk A/S and Pfizer Inc.

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Eli Lilly, Ipsen, Novartis and Teva Pharmaceutical.

Market Driver
- Demand for Human Growth Hormone
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Market Challenge
- High Cost of Therapy
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Market Trend
- Growing Focus on Needle-free Drug Delivery Devices
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Key Questions Answered in this Report
- What will the market size be in 2019 and what will the growth rate be?
- What are the key market trends?
- What is driving this market?
- What are the challenges to market growth?
- Who are the key vendors in this market space?
- What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
- What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?

Spanning over 84 pages "Human Growth Hormone Market in the US 2015-2019" report covers the Executive Summary, List of Abbreviations, Scope of the Report, Market Research Methodology, Introduction, Market Landscape, Human Growth Hormone: An Overview, Market Landscape, Buying Criteria, Market Growth Drivers, Drivers and their Impact, Market Challenges, Impact of Drivers and Challenges, Market Trends, Trends and their Impact, Vendor Landscape, Key Vendor Analysis.

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