healthcare

medicines drugs
Ugandan President Backs Bid to Tackle Fake Meds With Blockchain
Uganda's government is supporting a project using blockchain tech to fight the problem of counterfeit medicines.
medicines drugs

walmart-pharmacy
Walmart Joins Pharmaceutical-Tracking Blockchain Consortium MediLedger
Retail giant Walmart has joined MediLedger, a consortium building a blockchain for tracking pharmaceuticals.
walmart-pharmacy

OpenSource
Digital Asset Goes Open Source as Firm Eyes Closer Ties With Hyperledger
Blockchain startup Digital Asset is open sourcing its core software, in part to forge closer relations with other enterprise players.
OpenSource

Medical samples test tubes lab
Pharma Giant Tests IBM Blockchain in Bid to Improve Clinical Trials
Pharma giant Boehringer Ingelheim is set to trial IBM blockchain in Canada to raise the quality of processes and records in clinical trials.
Medical samples test tubes lab

Doc.com
From Mar-a-Lago to Coinbase, Dubious Claims Follow Doc.com Token Sales
A CoinDesk investigation reveals that health startup Doc.com has used overstated claims to gin up investor demand.
Doc.com

IBM
IBM, Aetna, PNC Explore Medical Data Blockchain for 100 Million Health Plans
Aetna, Anthem, Health Care Service Corporation, PNC Bank and IBM are collaborating to improve healthcare data sharing with blockchain.
IBM

SAP
MultiChain Releases 2.0 Beta, Adds SAP and HCL as Partners
Enterprise blockchain framework MultiChain is beefing up its partner list as it starts to roll out the next version of its software.
SAP

Massachusetts General hospital
A Top-5 US Hospital Is Exploring Blockchain for Patient Data
Massachusetts General, a top-five U.S. hospital, is partnering with a blockchain startup to find better ways to store and share patient data.
Massachusetts General hospital

AT&T
AT&T Launches Blockchain Solutions Targeting Supply Chain and Healthcare
The world's largest telecoms firm, AT&T, has launched a suite of blockchain services targeting diverse industries.
AT&T

Health technology
IBM Makes Another Blockchain Identity Play With Health Data App
IBM is working with Hu-manity.co, whose Android and IOS mobile app gives users a title of ownership, akin to a property deed, for their personal data.
Health technology