UAE Oncology Clinical Trials Market Analysis

UAE Oncology Clinical Trials Market Analysis

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The UAE oncology clinical trials market is projected to grow from $63.3 Mn in 2022 to $104.7 Mn by 2030, registering a CAGR of 6.5% during the forecast period of 2022-30. The market will be driven by the rising rate of cancer in the UAE and investments in developing healthcare infrastructure and research capabilities to support the field. The market is segmented by phase, study design, and indication. Some of the major players include Pfizer Inc, FHoffmann-La Roche Ltd & Julphar

ID: IN10AECT006 CATEGORY: Clinical Trials GEOGRAPHY: UAE AUTHOR: Vidhi Upadhyay

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UAE Oncology Clinical Trials Market Executive Summary

The UAE oncology clinical trials market is projected to grow from $63.3 Mn in 2022 to $104.7 Mn by 2030, registering a CAGR of 6.5% during the forecast period of 2022-30. Over 400 clinical research trials are now underway in Abu Dhabi. According to Globocan 2020, out of a total population of 98,90,400 number of new cases of cancer in UAE was 4,807. 21.4% of which accounted for breast cancer, 10.6% for colorectal cancer, and 8.4% for thyroid cancer.

Oncology clinical trials entail evaluating novel cancer therapies or combinations of treatments to establish their safety and efficacy. A variety of clinical trials in cancer are now underway in the UAE, which is mainly undertaken by hospitals, research organizations, or pharmaceutical corporations. In recent years, the UAE has made considerable efforts in strengthening its healthcare infrastructure and research capacity, notably in cancer. To conduct clinical studies and enhance cancer treatment, the government has formed alliances with renowned international institutes.

Trials for new cancer drugs, studies of novel therapies such as immunotherapy, and investigations into the use of advanced technologies such as robotics and artificial intelligence in cancer treatment are among the clinical trials in oncology that have been conducted or are currently underway in the UAE. Various institutions such as Dubai Hospital, Tawam Hospital, Abu Dhabi National Cancer Institute, Gulf International Cancer Center & Mediclinic Middle East conduct clinical trials in oncology. The UAE has also developed regulatory frameworks to guarantee that clinical trials are done in an ethical and international standard manner. The Ministry of Health and Prevention, the country's regulatory authority, controls the approval and supervision of clinical studies in the UAE.

UAE oncology clinical trials market analysis

Market Dynamics

Market Growth Drivers

Cancer incidences in the UAE have increased in recent years, which has increased the need for additional clinical studies to evaluate novel therapies. The UAE has invested in cutting-edge technology like as robotics and artificial intelligence, which will fuel the rise of cancer clinical trials that use these technologies. In the UAE, there is a growing awareness of the advantages of clinical trials, which might motivate more patients to enroll in cancer clinical trials. The UAE government has shown a propensity to spend on healthcare infrastructure and research, which is expected to aid in the expansion of cancer clinical trials. The UAE has formed strategic alliances with prominent worldwide institutions to conduct clinical trials, which is expected to assist fuel the country's development in cancer clinical trials.

Market Restraints

Due to the UAE's tiny population, it may be challenging to enroll a sufficient number of patients for clinical studies. Clinical studies may be costly, and the expense of conducting cancer clinical trials in the UAE might limit expansion. Despite government support, funding for cancer clinical trials in the UAE may be restricted. Clinical trials are subject to regulatory regulations, and negotiating these procedures may be difficult and time-consuming, potentially limiting progress. There may be competition for patients and resources from other nations.

Competitive Landscape

Key Players

  • Pfizer Inc
  • FHoffmann-La Roche Ltd
  • Novartis AG
  • AstraZeneca
  • Sanofi S.A
  • Merck & Co Inc.
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Julphar (ARE)
  • Medpharma (ARE)

Notable Insights

  1. In September 2021, AstraZeneca partnered with one of Abu Dhabi's premier health tech firms (G42 Healthcare) to strengthen clinical research and diagnostics frameworks in the UAE
  2. March 2022, AstraZeneca will provide breakthrough cancer drugs to the UAE. Several of its phase 3 and 4 clinical studies have been conducted in partnership with renowned UAE healthcare businesses

1. Report Description of the UAE Oncology Clinical Trials Market
1.1 Research Scope and Assumption
1.2 Objective of the study
1.3 Research Methodology
1.4 Reason to buy the report

2. UAE Oncology Clinical Trials Market Executive Summary
2.1 UAE Oncology Clinical Trials Market - Industry Snapshot & key buying criteria, 2022-2030
2.2 Market Size, Growth Prospects, and Key findings

3. Market Dynamics of UAE Oncology Clinical Trials Market
3.1 Market Growth Drivers Analysis
3.2 Market Restrains Analysis

4. UAE Oncology Clinical Trials Market Segmentation

4.1 By Phase
4.1.1 Phase I
4.1.2 Phase II
4.1.3 Phase III
4.1.4 Phase IV

4.2 By Cancer Type
4.2.1 Lung cancer
4.2.2 Breast cancer
4.2.3 Thyroid cancer
4.2.4 Leukemia
4.2.5 Liver cancer
4.2.6 Skin cancer
4.2.7 Lymphoma
4.2.8 Pancreatic cancer
4.2.9 Prostate cancer
4.2.10 Colon & rectal cancer
4.2.11 Urinary system cancer
4.2.12 Other cancer

4.3 By Indication Outlook  
4.3.1 Interventional
4.3.2 Observational
4.3.3 Expanded Access

5. UAE Oncology Clinical Trials Market Share
5.1 Market Analysis, Insights, and Forecast - By Revenue

6. Competitive Landscape
6.1 Major Top Market Players

7. Key Company Profiles

7.1 Company 1
7.1.1 Overview
7.1.2 Financial Performance
7.1.3 Product & Services
7.1.4 Strategic initiatives

7.2 Company 2
7.2.1 Overview
7.2.2 Financial Performance
7.2.3 Product & Services
7.2.4 Strategic initiatives

7.3 Company 3
7.3.1 Overview
7.3.2 Financial Performance
7.3.3 Product & Services
7.3.4 Strategic initiatives

7.4 Company 4
7.4.1 Overview
7.4.2 Financial Performance
7.4.3 Product & Services
7.4.4 Strategic initiatives

7.5 Company 5
7.5.1 Overview
7.5.2 Financial Performance
7.5.3 Product & Services
7.5.4 Strategic initiatives

8. Healthcare Policies and Regulatory Landscape
8.1 Healthcare Policies in UAE
8.2 Regulatory Framework in UAE
8.3 Pricing & Reimbursement Scenario in UAE Oncology Clinical Trials Market

9. Factors Driving Future Growth
9.1 New Trends and Development UAE Oncology Clinical Trials Market
9.2 Future Opportunities

10. Strategic Recommendations

Oncology Clinical Trials Market Segmentation

By Phase (Revenue, USD Billion):

  • Phase I
  • Phase II
  • Phase III
  • Phase IV

By Study Design Outlook (Revenue, USD Billion):

  • Epilepsy
  • Parkinson's Disease (PD)
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Stroke
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Muscle regeneration
  • Others

By Indication Outlook  (Revenue, USD Billion):

  • Interventional
  • Observational
  • Expanded Access

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