US elaborates blockchain-based solution for combating fungal infections

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The US authorities initiated the development and formal approval of a pilot blockchain project to combat infectious fungal diseases.

As the solution from diseases it is proposed to use modern blockchain technologies to create a system where medical workers can easily and quickly share important information. With the speed of access to information, doctors will be able to make decisions faster when spreading dangerous medical conditions associated with infectious diseases.

One of the most dangerous diseases associated with fungal infections is coccidioidomycosis or California fever, which gets through the airways to the human body. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDCP), about 10,000 people are infected by it each year in the United States.