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Technology Map Detailed Contents February 2022

Importance of the Technology

The Technology in Brief

Commercial Development Parameters

  • Demand Factors
  • General Constraints
  • Synergistic Technologies
  • Competing Technologies
  • Required Resources
  • Regulatory Factors

Areas to Monitor

  • Molecular Electronics
  • Advances in Immobilization Techniques
  • Membranes
  • Nanotechnologies, Miniaturization, and Integration of Sensor Functions
  • Monoclonal Antibodies
  • Aptasensors
  • Protein Engineering
  • Quantum Dots
  • Surface-Plasmon Resonance
  • Microfluidics and MEMS
  • Use of Tissues from Organisms for Biosensors
  • Organisms from Unusual Environments
  • Biomarker Discovery
  • Epigenetics
  • Big Data and Biology
  • Wearable Biosensors

Implications of Commercialization

  • Biosensors for Point-of-Care Monitoring
  • New Environmental-Monitoring Formats
  • Higher Profile for Food Quality and Safety
  • Maturation of Biohacking


  • Health Care
    • Industry Structure
    • Opportunities
  • Pharmaceutical Development and Processing
    • Industry Structure
    • Opportunities
  • Food Production, Processing, and Packaging
    • Industry Structure
    • Opportunities
  • Environmental Monitoring and Homeland Security
    • Industry Structure
    • Opportunities


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