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Drug Discovery Informatics Market Analysis Report By Mode, By Workflow, By Services And Segment Forecasts From 2021 To 2028

Report ID: MN17614080  |  Published: May 2021  |  No of Pages: 150
Format: Electronic (PDF)  |  Industry: Biotechnology


With reference to the report published, the global drug discovery informatics market size was prized by USD 2.39 billion in 2020. It is estimated to witness an 11.3% CAGR from 2021 to 2028.


Owing to the growing demand for the new medication moieties, rising implementation of in-silico form tools, the increasing amount of drug discovery statistics and the progressions in highly functioning web & computing services, the market is prepared to increase its momentum, within the near future. Drug discovery informatics furthermore assists the clients by means of crucial decisions, about the optimizing effectiveness as well as safety report of the medicine. Moreover, the companies are ever more taking up informatics solutions to cut down the extensive timeline of drug discovery.


The increased speed of Covid-19 drug discovery, globally, is additionally paying to the expansion of the market. For example, intended for presenting the fast-track way out, scientists executed virtual screening, by means of medication from the Drug Bank, designed for follow the human ACE2 receptors and viral proteins. These analyses were derived from in-silico tools, for test minute molecules that contain the possible usage in drug discoveries, counter to Covid-19.

Effect of Covid-19

The innovators of the Biopharmaceuticals are at the front position of the individual reaction to the corona virus pandemic. Large numbers of foremost biotech firms are in the center of competition, to explore the Sars-Cov-2 genome as well as make ready a practicable vaccine for the same. In contrast to the rapidity of the reaction to SARS/MERs and so forth, the biotech units are exploring SARs-Cov-2 at an unmatched speed and a substantial quantity of finances is being deposited in the R&D actions. By means of the numerous candidates involved in an experiment, the private as well as public sectors are expected to perform in unity, for the projected phase, in anticipation of a vaccine developed for Covid-19.

Services Insight

The sequence analysis platforms held a 35.22% revenue share of the drug discovery informatics market in 2020 and appeared like a leading section. The section will maintain the leading place by recording the highest CAGR, during the forecast period. Bioinformatics solutions are extensively utilized for the promotion of primary & secondary databases of protein, a nucleic acid with additional biomolecule series. By the use of informatics software, warehousing and mining of genome sequencing, is completed for the classify genes as well as objective proteins. This will assist in the advancement of the prospective medicines.

The informatics program facilitates consumers to organize peptide sequences on the basis of color code with belongings. The molecular form is, progressively more attaining recognition due to its broad function in the procedure of drug discovery. These tools are useful for the representation and reproduction of the biological arrangement and miniature molecules for considerate & forecast their performance on a molecular stage. Also, they speed up the price competence of hit-to-lead optimization, as well as hit detection.

Mode Insight

The outsourced model segment retained a 51.21% revenue share in 2020 and led the drug discovery informatics market. The segment is expected to additionally; enlarge by a stable CAGR, throughout the forecasted period, because of the growing number of joint ventures amid Contract Development and Manufacturing Organizations (CDMOs) and pharmaceutical companies. Contract Research Organizations (CROs) are in the process of formation of the reports on novel drug units that are then utilized by the medicine maker or supporter for presenting to the U.S. FDA.

The in-house mode sector is estimated to observe the highest 11.73% CAGR, throughout the forecasted period, due to the growing implementation of the informatics by major companies for the drug discovery because of its advantages like, it offers straight admittance to the information from a wide range of resources, keeping away from extensive information collection & reformatting. It assists in merging cross-corrective information.

Workflow Insight

The discovery informatics held a 59.19% revenue share in 2020 and dominated the market, owing to the main concentration on the progress of precision medicine. Precision medicine comprises particular medicinal care, sourced on the patients’ molecular and genetic profile. The companies like PerkinElmer, Inc., offer discovery informatics resolution for powering analytics, which is used for speedy detection of the medicine.


Due to the rising number of medicine applicant, in preparation for pharmaceutical companies, the drug development workflow section is anticipated to record the highest 11.69% CAGR, during the forecast period. These tools are utilized to carry out, precise responsibilities, in clinical trial scheming, for proficient maximum development of the overall test presentation.

Regional Insight

North America held the biggest share of the global drug discovery informatics market in 2020, it was 39.30%. The local development of the market can be credited to a number of factors like the existence of prominent companies, quick implementation of innovative & sophisticated tools for R&D, plus the greater prevalence of infectious sicknesses.

Furthermore, the local companies are concentrating on research associations plus the combined ventures. This is expected to increase the expansion of the market during the near future. For example, Atom wise Inc. disclosed an emergent collection of the shared projects with the companies comprising A2i Therapeutics and vAirus, OrganAi, by way of a plan that includes neuroscience, oncology, clotting disorders, infectious sicknesses, and immunology.

Asia Pacific is expected to be the speedily developing local market for drug discovery informatics, during the forecast period.


The major companies are, progressively more, taking on the partnerships with research organizations, clinical research institutes along with the new companies, for encouraging speedy medicine improvement.

For example, Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. documented collaboration with Deciphex, in March 2020. Deciphex’s Patholytix preclinical program will assist in increasing the pathologist efficiency and distribute information, more rapidly to the customers. This facilitated in increasing the company’s range, within the market, for drug discovery informatics.

Some of the companies for the drug discovery informatics market are:

• Accenture
• Novo Informatics Pvt. Ltd.
• Collaborative Drug Discovery, Inc.
• Certara
• Oracle
• Selvita
• Charles River Laboratories
• Illumina, Inc.
• Albany Molecular Research Inc.
• Jubilant Biosys
• Infosys Ltd.
• Agilent Technologies, Inc.
• ChemAxon Ltd.
• Euro fins Discover X Products
• Boehringer Ingelheim International GmbH

Report Scope

Report Attribute


The market size value in 2021

USD 2.67 billion

Revenue forecast in 2028

USD 5.63 billion

Growth rate

CAGR of 11.3% from 2021 to 2028

The base year for estimation


Historical data

2017 - 2019

Forecast period

2021 - 2028

Quantitative units

Revenue in USD million/billion and CAGR from 2021 to 2028

Report coverage

Revenue forecast, company ranking, competitive landscape, growth factors, and trends

Segments covered

Workflow, mode, services, region

Regional scope

North America; Europe; Asia Pacific; Latin America; Middle East & Africa

Country scope

U.S.; Canada; Germany; U.K.; France; Italy; Spain; Japan; China; India; Brazil; South Africa

Key companies profiled

Certara; Boehringer Ingelheim International GmbH; Infosys Ltd.; Charles River Laboratories; Collaborative Drug Discovery, Inc.; Eurofins DiscoverX Products; Jubilant Biosys; Selvita; Novo Informatics Pvt. Ltd.; ChemAxon Ltd.; Albany Molecular Research Inc.; Oracle; Accenture; Agilent Technologies, Inc.; Illumina, Inc.

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Segments Covered in the Report

This report forecasts revenue growth at global, regional, and country levels and provides an analysis of the latest industry trends in each of the sub-segments from 2017 to 2028. For the purpose of this study, Million Insights has segmented the global drug discovery informatics market report on the basis of workflow, mode, services, and region:

• Workflow Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2017 - 2028)
    • Discovery Informatics
        • Identification, Validation, & Assay Development Informatics
        • Lead Generation
    • Development Informatics
        • Lead Optimization
        • FHD Preparation
        • Phase IA
        • Phase IB/2

• Mode Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2017 - 2028)
    • Outsourced
    • In-house

• Services Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2017 - 2028)
    • Sequence Analysis Platforms
    • Molecular Modeling
    • Docking
    • Clinical Trial Data Management
    • Other Services

• Regional Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2017 - 2028)
    • North America
        • U.S.
        • Canada
    • Europe
        • Germany
        • U.K.
        • France
        • Italy
        • Spain
    • The Asia Pacific
        • Japan
        • China
        • India
    • Latin America
        • Brazil
    • Middle East & Africa
        • South Africa

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