Orphan Drugs Potentiality

An orphan drug is referred medicinal agent which has been developed to treat a rare medical illness or situation, the condition itself being defined to as a rare disease. Rare disease, also known as an "orphan disease", is any type of disease which affects a small percentage of the population. Majority of rare diseases are genetic, and hence are present throughout the individual's entire life, even if symptoms doesn’t appear immediately. Many rare diseases appear early in life, and about 30 % of children with rare diseases will die before getting 5 year old. With only a solo diagnosed patient, ribose-5-phosphate isomerase deficiency is presently considered to be the rarest genetic disease. No single cut-offs number has been decided upon for which a disease is considered rare. An illness may be considered rare in one part of the world, or in a group of people, but still be common in another country or group of people. According to a research over 55 million people are estimated to suffer from a rare disease in Europe and in the US, global estimates are between 5000 to 7000 rare diseases and new rare diseases are revealed every week and for many treatment is not available.

 

  • Drugs to treat Rare Medical Conditions

Related Conference of Orphan Drugs Potentiality

June 17-18, 2019

6th International Conference on Rare Diseases & Orphan Drug

MENA Plaza Hotel Albarsha | Dubai, UAE
June 17-18, 2019

9th World Congress on Rare Diseases and Orphan Drugs

| Berlin, Germany

Venue : Golden Tulip Berlin - Hotel Hamburg

July 01-02, 2019

7th World Congress on Control and Prevention of HIV/AIDS, STDs & STIs


Venue: Hotel Barceló Valencia- Valencia, Spain
July 29-30, 2019

Annual Meeting on Infectious Diseases

Amsterdam, Netherlands | Holiday Inn Amsterdam- Arena Towers, Hoogoorddreef 66a,1101 BE
September 09-10, 2019

12th Global Infections Conference

Singapore
September 23-24, 2019

11th Euro-Global Conference on Infectious Diseases

London, UK
October 21-22, 2019

5th Annual Congress on Infectious Diseases

Frankfurt, Germany
October 21-22, 2019

15th World Congress on Infection Prevention and Control

Zurich, Switzerland
November 06-07, 2019

9th Global Experts Conference on HIV, STDs and Co-Infections

| Yokohama, Japan
November 18-19, 2019

7th Annual Conference on Parasitology & Infectious Diseases

Johannesburg, South Africa
November 28-29, 2019

2nd World Congress on Rare Diseases

Helsinki, Finland
December 02-03, 2019

5thInternational Conference on HIV and AIDS Research

Barcelona, Spain
Feb 24-25, 2020

7th International Congress on Infectious Diseases

Berlin, Germany
March 23-24, 2020

3rd Global Experts Meeting on Infectious Diseases

| Tokyo, Japan

Orphan Drugs Potentiality Conference Speakers

Recommended Sessions

Related Journals

Are you interested in