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Supply chain/logistics of pharmaceuticals, medical devices, clinical trials etc.
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Bitcoin tech to improve clinical trial research transparency

Bitcoin tech to improve clinical trial research transparency | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
In an effort to improve transparency in clinical trial research, two doctors created a system that coverts trial documents into a Bitcoin – an online equivalent of cash.
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Wearable biosensors can monitor hospital patients via their smartphones | ZDNet

Wearable biosensors can monitor hospital patients via their smartphones | ZDNet | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
More powerful biosensors such as VitalConnect's VitalPatch should improve hospital care and extend monitoring to the home, but medical-grade monitoring may soon become to available to consumers.
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Sanofi – Transport of medicine and environmental preservation

Sanofi has developed its supply chain of medicine towards a bigger environmental preservation for over 10 years.

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How drones can improve healthcare delivery in developing countries - Quartz

How drones can improve healthcare delivery in developing countries - Quartz | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Drones could be used to make medical supplies more easily available in remote areas
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Pharmaceutical supply chains: what action is being taken? - European Public Health Alliance

Pharmaceutical supply chains: what action is being taken? - European Public Health Alliance | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
EPHA, together with US consumer organisation SumOfUs and UK-based Ethical Consumer, has co-signed letters to some of the world's leading (...)
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Cold Chain Management Takes Flight: Part II - Supply Chain Management Review

Cold Chain Management Takes Flight: Part II - Supply Chain Management Review | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
To overcome many of new challenges, global logistics managers continue to rely on guidelines created by The International Air Transport Association
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AA Cargo gets approval for new temp control containers - MM&D

AA Cargo gets approval for new temp control containers - MM&D | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
First US-based passenger carrier approved by FAA for use of advanced Envirotainer RAP e2 container
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The Harvard Contest That's Trying to Improve Health Care Delivery - blogs.hbr.org (blog)

The Harvard Contest That's Trying to Improve Health Care Delivery - blogs.hbr.org (blog) | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Meet the innovative finalists.
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The Race is On: Chain of Custody in the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain - Inbound Logistics

The Race is On: Chain of Custody in the Pharmaceutical Supply Chain - Inbound Logistics | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
New regulations ensuring the integrity of the pharma supply chain are nearing the finish line. While some companies have taken an early lead to compliance, others are late getting out of the gate. Which team are you on?
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Is Pharma Ready for the Future?

Is Pharma Ready for the Future? | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
The pharmaceuticals industry is facing a radical transformation in the way it manufactures medicine.
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Medical device handler grows in Olive Branch - Memphis Commercial Appeal

Medical device handler grows in Olive Branch - Memphis Commercial Appeal | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Millstone Medical Outsourcing, a provider of warehouse and logistics services to the medical device industry, is expanding its Olive Branch facility to more than 270,000 square feet.
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Marken And GlobalCare Leading The Direct To Patient Market -- RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Sept. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

Marken And GlobalCare Leading The Direct To Patient Market -- RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Sept. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Sept. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Marken And GlobalCare Leading The Direct To Patient Market. Co-Marketing Relationship Brings...
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Using artificial intelligence to revolutionize diabetes treatment

Using artificial intelligence to revolutionize diabetes treatment | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
devex.com - A Silicon Valley startup wants to use artificial intelligence to help diabetes patients better navigate health and lifestyle decisions. Suggestic, an application and Internet-based platform, is loo...
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FORBES: Many Hospitals Will Embrace Concierge Healthcare.

FORBES: Many Hospitals Will Embrace Concierge Healthcare. | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it

By Russ Alan Prince, Forbes, Contributor FEBRUARY 22, 2016 - While concierge healthcare comes in a variety of service delivery models, there is a retainer-based component to paying the providers.

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India partners logistics firm Bollore Africa for pharma product storage - Economic Times

India has entered into a partnership with Bollore Africa to allow pharmaceutical firms from the country to store their products shipped to that continent.
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Trends shaping pharma industry in Africa | Naija247news

Trends shaping pharma industry in Africa | Naija247news | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Africa highlighted as a market with high potential for life sciences & healthcare companies
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Moving from Life Sciences Supply Chains to Patient-Centric Value Network - Accenture

Moving from Life Sciences Supply Chains to Patient-Centric Value Network - Accenture | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Read Accenture’s report about moving from life sciences supply chain to patient-centric value network.
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Cold Chain Management: Part III - Supply Chain Management Review

Cold Chain Management: Part III - Supply Chain Management Review | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Along with certification, leading cargo airports here in the States are seeing more investment in cold chain infrastructure.
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New Challenges and Opportunities for Cold Chain: Part I - Supply Chain Management Review

New Challenges and Opportunities for Cold Chain: Part I - Supply Chain Management Review | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Operational excellence to expedite delivery of “cool” cargoes has been embraced by supply chain managers as they concentrate their efforts to capture market share in the topsy turvy world of temperature-controlled transportation.
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Why UPS and FedEx may matter to your health - CNBC

Why UPS and FedEx may matter to your health - CNBC | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
As baby boomers age, UPS, FedEx and DHL expect health-care logistics to become a more important part of their future.
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Pharma's Supply Chain Crisis and the Myth of Globalization - Pharmaceutical Technology Magazine (press release) (blog)

Pharma's Supply Chain Crisis and the Myth of Globalization - Pharmaceutical Technology Magazine (press release) (blog) | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Hedley Rees, managing director at PharmaFlow Ltd and a member of the CPhI expert panel, shares his views on pharmaceutical supply chain issues.
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Yusen Logistics opens Global Pharma Airfreight Gateway

Yusen Logistics opens Global Pharma Airfreight Gateway | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Yusen Logistics announces the opening of its dedicated Pharma Gateway at Amsterdam Schiphol...
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MeraMedicare aims to provide medicines at competitive price

MeraMedicare aims to provide medicines at competitive price | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
MeraMedicare helps users search for alternate medicines. It also has reverse bidding tool to get you the best price.
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Big Pharma Hands Out Fitbits to Collect Better Personal Data - Bloomberg Business

Big Pharma Hands Out Fitbits to Collect Better Personal Data - Bloomberg Business | Life Sciences Supply Chain | Scoop.it
Pharmaceutical companies are enlisting Fitbits and other gadgets strapped to patients’ wrists, chests and skin as a way to bring drugs to market faster.
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