The Gene Therapy and Epigenetics 2019

Sep 09-10, 2019

London, United Kingdom

Conference on Gene Therapy and Epigenetics in 2019 in London, UK


Lexis Conferences are proudly announced the conference The Gene Therapy and Epigenetics 2019 which is going to take place in London, UK during September 9-10, 2019. Lexis invites the conventioneer from around the globe to attend The Gene Therapy and Epigenetics 2019 with the Theme: Novel Approaches in Human Genome and Genetic Disorders.

Gene Therapy and Epigenetics Conferences will incorporate incite Keynote presentations/Plenary talks, Workshops, Symposiums, Special sessions, Poster presentations, Video sessions, and Exhibitions. This trending topic needs an exchange of ideas, discussions, and debates to reach the new dimension in the topic. The Gene Therapy and Epigenetics 2019 is a platform to showcase your abilities to the competitive world.


Gene therapy is a unique technique used in medical treatment that uses specific types of genes to treat several types of diseases. Gene therapy advancement is meant to cure rare diseases and even some inherited diseases, which are caused by a mutated or faulty gene. Gene Therapy is also used to treat several Genetics disorders, wherein the mutated defective gene is replaced with the functional gene.

Gene therapy is the one which most vast topics carried out by researchers all over the world for the prevent or treat of several diseases such as immune deficiencies, hemophilia, Parkinson’s disease, Cancer, and even HIV, through different approaches. Three primary approaches that are being studied and practiced in the gene therapy are replacement of the mutated disease-causing gene with the healthy gene, inactivation of the mutated gene, and introduction of the new gene to fight against the disease. In the gene therapy treatment, a functional gene is inserted into the genome of an individual’s cells and tissues by using a carrier known as ‘vector’. Viruses are the most common type of vectors used in gene therapy, which is genetically altered to carry the normal human DNA.

Over the last few years, gene therapy has emerged as a promising treatment option for several diseases including inherited disorders and certain types of cancers and viral infections. Scientists use these techniques to readily manipulate viral genomes, isolate genes and identify mutations involved in human disease, characterize and regulate gene expressions, and engineer various viral and non-viral vectors. Various long-term treatments for anemia, hemophilia, cystic fibrosis, muscular dystrophy,  Gaucher's disease, lysosomal storage diseases, cardiovascular diseases, diabetes and diseases of bones and joints are resolved through successful gene therapy and are elusive today.

Epigenetics is an extension of genetics and developmental biology, which involves the study of cellular and physiological trait variations initiated by external or environmental stimuli. Epigenetics deals with changes in gene expression caused by certain base pairs in DNA & RNA, which are “turned off” or “turned on”, through chemical reactions contrary to being affected by changes in the nucleotide sequence. Epigenetic alterations result into a change in phenotype, with the genotype of the organism being constant. Epigenetics changes are influenced by different factors, such as age, surrounding environment, lifestyle, disease state, and others.

Epigenetics can possibly be a key component in a worldview change of our comprehension of health and disease and generally change public health policies. Epigenetic modifications are ordinarily utilized amid the advancement and support of various cell composes, however defective epigenetic control can cause enduring harm, prompting tumor and different illnesses ranging from metabolic scatters, for example, diabetes to coronary illness and psychological well-being conditions.

DNA methylation and histone modification, for instance, are epigenetic forms wherein the alteration in gene expression is observed without the adjustment in the DNA Sequence. Ascend in tumor pervasiveness; enhanced financing and helps for R&D activities, a flood in an association between scholarly, pharmaceutical, and biotechnology organizations, and expanded utilization of epigenetics in non-Oncology infections are the key factors that impel the development of this market.

Epigenetics is the study of heritable changes in gene expression that do not involve changes to the underlying DNA Sequence. Which in turn affects how cells read the genes. Epigenetic modifications can manifest as commonly as the manner in which cells terminally differentiate to end up as skin cells, liver cells, brain cells, etc. Or, epigenetic change can have more damaging effects that can result in diseases like cancer. At least three systems including DNA methylation, histone modification and non-coding RNA (ncRNA)-associated gene silencing are currently considered to initiate and sustain epigenetic change. New and ongoing research is continuously uncovering the role of epigenetics in a variety of human disorders and fatal diseases.


  • Genetics Professionals
  • Head of the departments
  • Directors and Managers
  • CEO`s of Biotech, Genetics companies
  • Presidents and Vice Presidents
  • Doctors
  • Analysts and Business Professionals
  • Professors, Associate and Assistant Professors
  • Research Scholars, Young researchers, and enthusiastic students from the related fields.


Lexis is organizing Gene Therapy and Epigenetics Conference in 2019 in London. We organize Genetics and Molecular Biology Meetings like Human Genetics, Stem Cell research, Cell and Gene Therapies, Epigenetics, Proteomics and in Biology like Structural, Molecular, Cell, Plant and Animal.

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Gene Therapy and Epigenetics Conference 2019 London, UK September 09-10, 2019



The global Gene Therapy market size was esteemed at USD 7.6 million of every 2017. It is evaluated to grow at a CAGR of more than 19.0% during the forecast period. Gene therapy market size is relied upon to achieve USD 39.54 million by 2026. Rising rivalry among makers and a high number of atoms in the pipeline is supporting the growth of the market.

Gene Therapy development is planned to cure rare diseases and even some inherited diseases, which are caused by a mutated or faulty gene. In addition, the consistently expanding requirement for new solutions for vagrant ailments and the rising incidence of cancer caused because of transformations in genes are probably going to mix up the interest for gene therapy.

As of early 2016, there was an excess of 1000 molecules in the pipeline in various clinical phases. However, around 76.0% of the atoms are in the formative or preclinical stages and anticipated that would hit the market in the late 2020's.

The global Epigenetics showcase was esteemed at US$ 4.63 Billion in 2017 and is expected to achieve US$ 16.50 Billion by 2026, growing at a CAGR of 15.03 % from 2018 to 2026.

North America (US and Canada) is the present pioneer in the worldwide epigenetics market and anticipated that would demonstrate predominance over the forecast period. Higher acknowledgment of more up to date advancements enormous interest in R&D and developed social insurance framework are the key factors contributing to the strength of this region.

On the other hand, Asia Pacific is anticipated to demonstrate the fastest market growth over the conjecture time frame fundamentally because of expanding human services spending and creating medicinal services framework. Noteworthy CRO activities in hubs, for example, India also feature the rapid pace of Asia Pacific market.

The epigenetics market is fragmented in view of product, application, end user, and topography. In view of the item, it is separated into proteins, kits & assays, instruments, and reagents.

Based on the end user, the market is arranged into academic & research institutes, pharmaceutical organizations, biotechnology companies & contract research organizations (CROs). Geographically, the market is analyzed across North America, Europe (Germany, UK, France, and Rest of Europe), Asia-Pacific (Japan, China, India, and rest of the APAC), and LAMEA.

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