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Innovations in Smart Pills (Technical Insights)

DUBLIN, February 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Innovations in Smart Pills (Technical Insights)" report to their offering. 

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Smart Pill is a collective term referring to class of new-age medical devices that resemble a conventional medical pill or a capsule. However, unlike medical pills that carry a drug load, smart pills are miniature electronic devices. 

Smart Pills take advantage of the advances made in microprocessors, light-emitting diode technology, CMOS, energy efficiency, telemetry and most importantly, miniaturization. 

They have been in the market since the early 2000s and there has already been considerable adoption of this technology in the mainstream healthcare system. 

This study analyzes the global Smart Pills market, with attention given to medical imaging, vital signs monitoring, localized drug delivery and robotic surgeries. 

This research service will cover the following key sections in the Smart Pills market: 

  • Global R&D network assessment with analysis of R&D focus areas and emerging business models
  • Global environmental assessment with emphasis on the technological and market drivers and restraints
  • Strategic management of R&D section including identifying emerging market needs, funding opportunities and R&D networks available to Smart Pill participants.
  • New product innovation and technologies available for licensing
  • Global snapshot of IP protection strategies and key patents pertaining to Smart Pills
  • Key contacts within the industry
  • Decision Support Database tables

Key Topics Covered: 

1. Executive Summary

2. Smart Pills - An Overview

3. Global R&D Network Analysis - Value Chain Assessment

4. Global R&D Network Analysis - Environmental Assessment

5. Strategic Management of R&D - Industry Trends and Requirements

6. Strategic Management of R&D - R&D Management Strategy 

7. New Product Development and Commercialization Strategy

8. Technologies Available for Licensing and Key Patents 

9. Key Contacts and Appendix

10. Decision Support Database

11. Company Profile 

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