Researchers from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) are looking at ways to manage population health and disaster response by putting data collection and analysis operations on a blockchain-based ledger to enhance data transparency and accuracy.
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Some of the world’s largest energy companies, traders and financial institutions have united to create a blockchain-based digital platform that replaces the current manual tasks in the energy sector with digital contracts. Physical energy transactions, from trade entry to final settlement, will be implemented via the blockchain platform, which envisions that over time all energy will be transacted via decentralized blockchain models.
Energy Majors, Traders and Banks Unite to Create Blockchain Platform
pv magazine International - Ilias Tsagas
The MediLedger Project is using blockchain technology to track and trace prescription medicines, in order to demonstrate the potential for preventing counterfeit medicines from entering the pharmaceutical supply chain.
Blockchain IoT Firm Chronicled Creates MediLedger Project to Safeguard Pharmaceuticals
International Business Times UK - Ian Allison