Xiamen City will build a joint laboratory for digital disease control to accelerate the deep integration of digital technology and disease prevention and control business with the help of blockchain

Recently, the Xiamen Center for Disease Control and Prevention signed a strategic cooperation agreement with the Xiamen Institute of Data Intelligence, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences. The two parties will jointly establish a "Digital Disease Control Joint Laboratory" to carry out scientific research in the field of disease prevention and control and public health. It is reported that the "Digital Disease Control Joint Laboratory" will use cloud computing, big data, Internet of Things, artificial intelligence, mobile internet, blockchain and other new generation information technologies to accelerate the in-depth integration of digital technology and disease prevention and control business, and promote disease Control applied scientific research with high quality and rapid development to realize the innovation of Xiamen city public health service safety guarantee system and prevention and control model.