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The president of Uganda has met with the developer of a blockchain solution for tracking prescription medicines in an effort to combat counterfeit drugs in the country. Read more

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Tatsiana Levdikova, content marketer at OpenLedger ApS, a blockchain development company, writes about the opioid epidemic in the US and if blockchain is the answer. Read more

Opinion

This time in Tech Talk, Dr Neil Polwart, Novarum founder and BBI Group head of mobile, looks at blockchain technology in mHealth. Read more

Opinion

As part of our feature on serialisation, Joseph L Lipari, director, Cloud Implementation Services, Systech International, reveals the importance of blockchain in closing the supply chain trust gap. Read more

Opinion

Systech — a global company specialising in brand protection and product authentication — and FarmaTrust — pharmaceutical supply chain company — have formed a strategic partnership for a ‘foolproof’ pharma blockchain solution. Read more

Technology

Global contract packaging organisation (CPO), Tjoapack, has partnered up with UK-based technology company, Veratrak, to launch a live blockchain tool for use in the pharmaceutical industry. Read more

Technology

Tas Hind, director of Technology at Essentia Trading Ltd writes about how blockchain can be used within healthcare to change the way patients interact with the system. Read more

Opinion

A blockchain-based start-up that believes it has a solution to help ensure patients are given the right medication has been accepted onto the MassChallenge Accelerator in Texas. Read more

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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 Read more

Analysis

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. Read 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. Read more

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

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

Opinion

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

Technology

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. Read more

Opinion

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. Read more

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