News of Note—Olympus to study safety, efficacy of upgraded power morcellator

News of note

> Olympus America will conduct a study of 140 hysterectomy patients in an effort to show that its “revamped” power morcellator—which features a bag to keep undetected cancer cells from spreading—is safe and effective. Philadelphia Inquirer story

> CytoSorbents picked up a grant worth more than $700,000 from the U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command to develop new blood-purification treatments to stabilize patients with severe burn injury. Release

Virtual Clinical Trials Summit

Virtual Clinical Trials Summit: The Premier Educational Event Focused on Decentralized Clinical Trials

In this virtual environment, we will look at current and future trends for ongoing virtual trials, diving into the many ways companies can improve patient engagement and trial behavior to enhance retention with a focus on emerging technology and harmonized data access across the clinical trial system.