Blockchains

Blockchain in Healthcare: The Case for Pragmatic Innovation

In an exciting yet increasingly noisy and crowded space, questions continue to arise around what can we do with blockchain in healthcare today. We keep getting these questions from investors and entrepreneurs, consumers and institutional buyers, clinicians and administrators, analysts and policy makers, among others. Use cases keep appearing to address net-new innovation that pursues

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Fact or Fallacy: Is Blockchain a Panacea for Healthcares IT Issues?

Distributed ledger technology has been hyped as a magic pill for cybersecurity, interoperability and more. Over the past year, bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have come into public view as the value of a single bitcoin neared $20,000. Lesser known is that underlying these cryptocurrencies is a data protocol called distributed ledger technology, or blockchain, that

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Blockchain What Is It And How To Build A Business Case

As much hype as there is around blockchain and Bitcoin, as an architecture for distributed but trustworthy record-keeping blockchain could turn out to be underhyped in the long run.That is why major financial institutions are investigating applications of blockchain, even though its best known as a base technology for cryptocurrencies. In addition to financial transactions,

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Blockchain and the monetisation of healthcare data

The application of artificial intelligence in healthcare continues to expand, and this time AI will be used in combination with blockchain technology to create a global marketplace for healthcare data. In this blockchain-based marketplace, the monetisation of a person’s health data (e.g., blood test results) will become possible.Longenesis, a healthcare AI company headquartered in Hong

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