Peptide Cancer Vaccine Market, by Pipeline Phase (Research, Preclinical, Phase-I, Phase-I/II, Phase-II, and Phase III), by Application (Colorectal Cancer, Lung Cancer, Pancreatic Cancer, Gastric Cancer, Prostate Cancer, and Breast Cancer), and by Region - Global Insights, Industry Trends, Outlook, and Opportunity Analysis, 2018-2026

  • To Be Published : Dec 2018 |
  • Format : CMI Insight PPT Format CMI Insight PDF Format

Peptide cancer vaccines aids to elicit and expand tumor-specific T-cells capable of controlling or eradicating tumor. This vaccine consists of one or more short or long amino acid sequences as tumor antigens, combined with vaccine adjuvant. In the recent past, results of clinical trials performed using peptide cancer vaccine had exhibited negative outcomes. So, researchers in the peptide vaccine have considered this as outdated therapy and declared it as no longer viable for cancer treatment. However, increasing progress in understanding critical role of immune adjuvants, modes of vaccine administration, and T cell dynamics has led to re-emergence of this approach for treating malignant disorders.

Furthermore, advantages involved in the preparation and usage of peptide vaccine are easy to synthesize, cost-effective, easy to prepare, and its application in clinical practice, flexibility in changing antigen, and lower risk of antigen-induced anaphylaxis are expected to foster growth of the peptide cancer vaccine market in the near future. Therefore, owing to these advantages, manufacturers are focusing on research, to develop peptide cancer vaccines. For instance, in April 2018, Boston Biomedical, Inc. involved in next generation cancer therapeutics, initiated dosing of the first patient in each of two clinical studies to evaluate the results of its affectability by using DSP-7888, an investigational cancer peptide vaccine. 

Global Peptide Cancer Vaccine Market Dynamics

Increasing prevalence of cancer and failure of conventional methods to treat the disease effectively have led to increasing demand for new immunotherapy-based therapy such as peptide vaccine. According to a National Cancer Institute, 2016, in the U.S., it was estimated that 16.8 million new cases of cancer were diagnosed with an approximate 595,690 deaths from the disease. The number of people with cancer is expected to rise to 19 million by 2024. Furthermore, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported around 14 million cases of cancer and 8.2 million deaths caused by the disease in 2012. Among these, the common cases pertained to lung, colorectal, prostate, cervical, and breast cancer, which significantly has increased demand for peptide vaccines, in turn aiding in growth of the global peptide cancer vaccine market.

Furthermore, to cater to increasing demand for vaccines, manufacturers are also involved in mergers and acquisitions and new product launches in the peptide cancer vaccine market. For instance, in May 2018, Merck & Co. invested US$ 125 Million in Moderna Therapeutics. This expansion included partnering on mRNA-5671, Moderna’s mRNA KRAS cancer vaccine, and other shared antigen mRNA cancer vaccines. This vaccine includes an mRNA for four most commonly found KRAS mutations, which according to Moderna will cover most of the mutation that occur in non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC), colorectal cancer, and pancreatic cancer. In November 2017, Moderna launched the Phase I KEYNOTE-603 study of mRNA-4157, an mRNA-based personalized cancer vaccine being developed with Merck & Co., through a US$ 100-million-plus mRNA partnership.

Furthermore, in November 2017, TapImmune Inc., a clinical-stage immune-oncology company with ongoing clinical trials in breast and ovarian cancer, announced that the company has enrolled the final patient in randomized Phase 2 clinical study for its novel T-cell vaccine candidate TPIV200 for treating triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC). More such clinical trials for peptide cancer vaccines are expected to boost growth of the global peptide cancer vaccine market in the near future.

Global Peptide Cancer Vaccine Market - Regional Insights

North America market accounted for the largest share in the global peptide cancer vaccine market, followed by Europe market in 2016. This is attributed to presence of a high number of top pharmaceutical and biotech companies in this region, such as, Pfizer, Inc., Novartis, Merck, GlaxoSmithKline, Roche and many more. Moreover, the rising prevalence of cancer is also expected to foster the market of peptide cancer vaccine market in the near future. According to a National Cancer Institute, 2016, an estimated 16.8 million new cases of cancer are diagnosed in the U.S., with an approximate 595,690 deaths from the disease. The number of people with cancer is expected to rise to 19 million by 2024.

Moreover, several pharmaceutical and biotechnological companies are focusing on expanding in Asia Pacific region to maximize the value on their R&D efforts as the Asia Pacific region provides better access to patients for clinical trials, and also provides lower cost operational efficiencies. Increasing government investment in research and development also fosters growth of the global peptide cancer vaccine market in Asia Pacific. For instance, in March 2011, the Korean government participated in the Korean National Enterprise for Clinical Trials, to advance the country’s infrastructure for conducting clinical trials, which is expected to launch new peptide cancer vaccine in the market.

Global Peptide Cancer Vaccine Market - Competitive Analysis

Major key players operating in the global peptide cancer vaccine market include, TapImmune, Merck, BrightPath Biotherapeutics, Sellas, BioLife Science, Boston Biomedical, VAXON Biotech, Lytix Biopharma, ISA Pharmaceuticals, Generex Biotechnology, OncoTherapy Science, Enzo Life Science, Antigen Express, Immatics Biotechnologies, Immatics, Immune Design, Immunomedics, Galena Biopharma, Generex Biotechnology Corporation, and Ultimovacs.

Global Peptide Cancer Vaccine Market - Taxonomy:

By Pipeline Phase:

  • Research
  • Preclinical
  • Phase-I
  • Phase-I/II
  • Phase-II
  • Phase-III

By Application:

  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Gastric Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Breast Cancer

By Region:

  • North America
  • Latin America
  • Europe
  • Asia Pacific
  • Middle East
  • Africa

Research Methodology

Coherent Market Insights followsa comprehensive research methodology focused on providing the most precise market analysis. The company leverages a data triangulation model which helps company to gauge the market dynamics and provide accurate estimates. Key components of the research methodologies followed for all our market reports include:

  • Primary Research (Trade Surveys and Experts Interviews)
  • Desk Research
  • Proprietor Data Analytics Model

In addition to this, Coherent Market Insights has access to a wide range of the regional and global reputed paid data bases, which helps the company to figure out the regional and global market trends and dynamics. The company analyses the industry from the 360 Degree Perspective i.e. from the Supply Side and Demand Side which enables us to provide granular details of the entire ecosystem for each study. Finally, a Top-Down approach and Bottom-Up approach is followed to arrive at ultimate research findings.


Smiley face

Coherent Market Insights desk research is based on a principle set of research techniques:

  • National level desk research: It Includes research analysis of regional players, regional regulatory bodies, regional trade associations, and regional organization.
  • Multinational level desk research: The research team keeps a track of multinational players, global regulatory bodies, global trade associations, and global organization.

Coherent Market Insights has a large amount of in-house repository of industry database. This is leveraged as a burner for initiating a new research study. Key secondary sources include:

  • Governmental bodies, National and international social welfare institutions, and organizations creating economic policies among others.
  • Trade association, National and international media and trade press.
  • Company Annual reports, SEC filings, Corporate Presentations, press release, news, and specification sheet of manufacturers, system integrators, brick and mortar - distributors and retailers, and third party online commerce players.
  • Scientific journals, and other technical magazines and whitepapers.
Smiley face

Preliminary Data Mining

The raw data is obtained through the secondary findings, in house repositories, and trade surveys. It is then filtered to ensure that the relevant information including industry dynamics, trends, and outlook is retained for further research process.

Data Standardization:

Holistic approach is used to ensure that the granular and uncommon parameters are taken into consideration to ensure accurate results. The information from the paid databases are further combined to the raw data in order to standardize it.

Coherent Statistical model

We arrive at our final research findings through simulation models. Coherent Data Analytics Model is a statistical tool that helps company to forecast market estimates. Few of the parameters considered as a part of the statistical model include:

  • Micro-economic indicators
  • Macro-economic indicators
  • Environmental indicators
  • Socio-political indicators
  • Technology indicators

Data Processing

Once the findings are derived from the statistical model, large volume of data is process to confirm accurate research results. Data analytics and processing tools are adopted to process large chunk of collected informative data. In case, a client customizes the study during the process, the research finding till then are benchmarked, and the process for new research requirement is initiated again.

Data Validation

This is the most crucial stage of the research process. Primary Interviews are conducted to validate the data and analysis. This helps in achieving the following purposes:

  • It provides first-hand information on the market dynamics, outlook, and growth parameters.
  • Industry experts validates the estimates which helps the company to cement the on-going research study.
  • Primary research includes online surveys, face-to face interviews, and telephonic interviews.

The primary research is conducted with the ecosystem players including, but not limited to:

  • Raw Material Suppliers
  • Manufacturers
  • System Integrators
  • Distributors
  • End-users

Choose License Type

"How Can I Help You" ?

Finding it difficult to find the research that would cater to your business demands? Give us a chance to help you. One of our Research Consultants will connect to provide a customized solution.

[email protected]

Key Benefits

  • Custom Research Solution

    Talk to our research consultant to design an exclusive report as per your research needs.

  • Customer Fulfilment

    We aim to fulfil client's research demands with tailored research solutions.

  • Quick Turnaround Time Reports

    We aim to provide research studies in quickest turnaround time and in a much cost effective manner.

  • 360-degree Approach

    We cover each industry from supply and demand side with an aim to provide a most holistic research study.

  • Assured Quality

    We strive to provide most accurate and reliable research findings in our research reports.