The Global Market for Cell and Gene Therapy: A Promising Frontier

The Global Market for Cell and Gene Therapy: A Promising Frontier


Apr 30, 2024

Blog Biotechnology The Global Market for Cell and Gene Therapy: A Promising Frontier

Cell and gene therapy has seen significant growth and innovation in recent years. These breakthrough therapies can potentially revolutionize healthcare by addressing the genetic roots of previously incurable diseases. Let's delve into the dynamics of this transformative market.

Market Overview

The global cell and gene therapy market has been on an upward trend driven by advances in biotechnology, increased investment, and regulatory support.

Here are some key insights:

Market Size and Growth

The cell and gene therapy market size was valued at $7.2 billion in 2023 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 26.4% to reach $23.3 billion in 2028.


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Global Market for Cell and Gene Therapy

The global market for cell and gene therapy is expected to grow from $7.2 billion in 2023 and projected to reach $23.3 billion by the end of 2028, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 26.4% during the forecast period of 2023 to 2028.

Factors Driving Growth

  • Increasing Prevalence of Chronic Diseases: Chronic diseases such as cancer and cardiovascular disease are on the rise worldwide. Cell and gene therapy targets these diseases at the molecular level, providing potential cures and long-lasting benefits.
  • Growing Investments in Cell and Gene Therapy Research: Pharmaceutical companies, investors, and research institutions are investing heavily in cell and gene therapy development. This funding supports clinical trials, technological advances, and infrastructure development to accelerate innovation in this field.
  • Expanding Manufacturing Capacity: Manufacturers are expanding production capacity to meet the growing demand for cell and gene therapy. Advanced manufacturing processes and strict quality control ensure that patients have timely access to these treatments.
  • Increasing Numbers of Cell and Gene Therapy Approvals: Regulatory agencies such as the FDA and EMA are approving several cell and gene therapies, such as CAR-T therapies, for the treatment of leukemia and lymphoma. This expanded scope of approvals expands patient access and drives market growth.

Challenges and Impact of COVID-19

The Covid-19 pandemic has disrupted supply chains, manufacturing, and logistics. Despite the challenges, a strong product mix and regulatory progress continue to drive growth.

The Way Forward

The cell and gene therapy market is expected to grow exponentially. Innovation, strategic collaboration, and a patient-centric approach will shape the future. Biopharmaceutical companies, research institutions, and regulatory agencies must work together to realize the full potential of these life-changing therapies.

Leading Players

  • Novartis AG: Novartis is a Swiss pharmaceutical company that is a leader in cell and gene therapy. Their product, Kymriah, is a leukemia and lymphoma treatment that uses the body's immune cells to fight cancer.
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. (BMS): American biopharmaceutical company BMS has developed Breyanzi, a CAR-T therapy specifically targeting B-cell lymphoma. This innovative treatment offers hope to patients with challenging lymphoma who have not responded to other treatments.
  • Gilead Sciences Inc.: Top biotech Gilead makes Yescarta and Tecartus, both approved to treat certain lymphomas. These CAR-T therapies offer new options for patients facing aggressive cancers resistant to conventional treatments.

The journey from $7.2 billion to $23.3 billion is not just about numbers; it represents hope, healing, and a brighter future for patients worldwide.

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    Kavita Rawat

    Written By Kavita Rawat

    Kavita Rawat is a Marketing Operations Executive at BCC Research, with a master’s degree in business. She specializes in optimizing marketing strategies and content creation. With her MBA, she combines her passion for marketing with her academic prowess to drive success in the ever-evolving field.

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