10.29.12 BCC Research has recently released its updated market report  Nucleic Acid Aptamers for Diagnostics and Therapeutics: Global Markets written by George W. “Bill” Jackson, PhD., Base Pair Biotechnologies Founder and Chief Scientist.  This report includes an overview of the specific applications for nucleic acid aptamers for therapeutic and diagnostic purposes, with a focus on applications judged to be commercially viable rather than enabling of basic research.  Also included are analyses of global market trends, with current data and projections of compound annual growth rates (CAGRs) through 2017 and examination of high growth and market potential segments of the industry, as well as new and established companies in the arena.  The report is available by chapter or in its entirety at BCC Research.