ICEEFest 2017: New Opportunities in Healthcare with Blockchain (video)

  I had the pleasure to talk about the blockchain technology in healthcare at ICEEFest 2017 in Bucharest, Romania. Find more information about the event here: http://www.iceefest.com       Full transcript of the talk:    Trust is the key to our economic and financial system. It is the single most important element that allows individuals[…]

Solving Big Pharma’s Trust Issues With Blockchain

PHARMA FIRMS CAN SOLVE ISSUES OF TRUST WITH BLOCKCHAIN. BUT ARE THEY WILLING TO?   For a very long time, the pharmaceutical industry has had the wind in its sails. Revolutionary drugs called “blockbusters” were released into the market to cure, until then, fatal diseases, laboratories were the main source of innovation in the medical[…]

Blockchain in Healthcare : a New Revolution is Coming

Blockchain in Healthcare : a New Revolution is Coming         This is an English translation of the original article published in Cotidianul.ro in Romanian about blockchain in healthcare.     Over the last 20 years, the economic system has moved from a centralized model around large organizations that provide goods or services to[…]

5 Infographics Explaining How Blockchain Can Change Healthcare

Although there have been many therapeutic innovations over the past years, the health care system hasn’t evolved much. Doctors struggle to find their patient’s complete medical records, fake drugs invade the market in developing countries causing great public health issues and patients don’t trust the pharmaceutical industry to release effective drugs on the market based[…]

Blockchain Use Cases in Healthcare

Blockchain Use Cases in Healthcare Use Case #1 : Drug Traceability What is the problem? Drug counterfeiting is a major problem in the pharmaceutical industry. Here are some metrics revealed by the Health Research Funding Organisation: 10% to 30% of the drugs sold in developing countries are counterfeit; The counterfeit drug market is worth $200 billion annually;[…]

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TOP 5: Meilleurs Papiers sur la Blockchain dans la Santé

For the English version, click here La Blockchain est la nouvelle technologie dont tout le monde parle. Cependant, beaucoup ne comprennent pas ce que c’est, comment cela fonctionne et comment elle peut être utilisée. La Blockchain et sa première application, le Bitcoin, sont devenus très populaires dans le secteur financier, avec de nombreuses banques internationales qui investissent[…]

Can Blockchain Stop Drug Counterfeiting?

  The World Health Organisation estimates 50 percent of drugs consumed in developing countries are counterfeit. Among them, the majority are anti-malarias and antibiotics. These fake drugs can harm the patients and fail to treat the diseases they are prescribed for. Moreover, using these drugs can create resistances to the original product.   Although developed[…]