Taiwan developing Covid-19 blockchain platform to track jab history

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June 23, 2021 1 minute read As Taiwan’s fight against Covid-19 continues, with some experts predicting that the vaccination could become a yearly jab like a flu shot, a team of doctors and engineers is developing a blockchain-based platform that could keep track of residents’ vaccination histories and health conditions. Fast facts: Albert C. Yang, director of the digital medicine center at National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University, told Forkast.News that his team had been building a blockchain-based platform designed to record information including personal histories of vaccinations, side effects and health conditions. Yang said that his team would be...