After learning that pharma giant, Merck, has filed for a US patent for a blockchain-based system, GlobalData has been led to believe that the first applications of blockchain will initially be seen in the healthcare supply chain more


Here, Scott Allison, president, Life Sciences & Healthcare, DHL, and Keith Turner, CIO Chief Development Office, Life Sciences & Healthcare, Service Logistics, DHL Supply Chain, look at the importance of blockchain in logistics. more

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The editors celebrate the podcast reaching its tenth episode by talking about all of latest news in the worlds of digital health, medtech and pharma. more


Here we count down the top five tweets from @EPM_magazine that have gained the most impressions this week, taken from Twitter analytics. more


In this online exclusive, Alex Aves, marketing executive, Rephine, looks at blockchain in more detail including how it may benefit the pharmaceutical sector. more


Peerwith — the peer-to-peer marketplace for scientists — has revealed the launch of a secure, blockchain-based payment token, PeerScienceCoin (PSC). more


Dr Andrew Rut, CEO and founder of MyMeds&Me, examines the critical role of new technology, in the form of smart pharmaceuticals and blockchain, in advancing patient autonomy and drug development. more


Prescription drug costs have been a controversial topic for US patients, doctors and the government for many years, but now, product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants may offer a solution based on blockchain making them transparent. more