Conference Presentations with Key Summaries

Below is a listing of recent posters and presentations by Quest Diagnostics medical and scientific staff.

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Mycoplasma genitalium Trends among Men and Women in a National Reference Laboratory Database

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Kagan, R, Marlowe, M
Authors: Marlowe E, Kagan R
Event: ASM MIcrobe 2020: American Society for Microbiology. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], June 18 - July 30

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Women's Health/OB/GYN

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T-SPOT®.TB Assay Using Extended Stored Blood Samples and Alternative Anticoagulant; A Validation Study

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Bao, J, Clark, R, Jones, RS, Mason, PW, Shier, K
Authors: Bao JR, Mathew, FP, Jones RS, Mason PW, Hutchens Maxwell JM, Master RN, Clark RB, Shier KL
Event: ASM MIcrobe 2020: American Society for Microbiology. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], June 18 - July 30

Specialties: Infectious Disease

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Risk of Type 2 Diabetes Is Reduced in the Second Year of a Digital Diabetes Prevention Program in a Workplace Setting

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Arellano, AR, Bare, L, Birse, CE, Fragala, M, Lagier, R
Authors: Birse CE, Fragala MS, Arellano AR, Bare LA, Castro Sweet CM, Lagier RJ
Event: 2020 ADA Virtual: American Diabetes Association 80th Scientific Sessions. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], June 12-16, 2020

Specialties: Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Sequential Testing to Assess Insulin Resistance in the Course of Participation in a Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP)

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Larsen, J, McPhaul, MJ
Authors: McPhaul MJ, Larsen JA, Brandon MM
Event: ENDO Online 2020: Annual Meeting and Expo of the Endocrine Society. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], June 8-22, 2020

Specialties: Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein (MOG) antibodies: results from first 1045 specimens tested at a clinical reference laboratory

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Batish, SD, Datta, V, Katzman, E, Radcliff , J, Sansoucy, BG
Authors: Batish SD, Datta V, Radcliff J, Katzman EM, Sansoucy B
Event: AAN 2020: American Academy of Neurology Annual meeting 2020 . Cancelled but abstracts are available online, April 25 - May 1, 2020

Specialties: Neurology

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Distribution of mutations associated with congenital myasthenic syndromes (CMS): results from the first 54 specimens tested at a clinical reference laboratory

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Batish, SD, Datta, V, Lebron, F, Meservey, MA, Radcliff , J, Wang, Z
Authors: Batish SD, Wang Z, Lebron F, Meservey MA, Radcliff J, Datta V
Event: AAN 2020: American Academy of Neurology Annual meeting 2020 . Cancelled but abstracts are available online, April 25 - May 1, 2020

Specialties: Genetics, Neurology

Disclaimer: One or more of the authors of this publication were employed at the time by Athena Diagnostics, a subsidiary of Quest Diagnostics.

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Prenatal Cell-Free DNA Screening for 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome: Positive Predictive Value Estimates from a Large US Clinical Laboratory

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Alagia III, DP, Anderson, B, Guy, C, Lacbawan, F, Owen, R
Authors: Kahl K, Guy C, Karamata N, Owen R, Anderson B, Zhang K, Lacbawan FL, Alagia DP
Event: ACMG 2020: Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting. San Antonio, TX, March 17-21, 2020

Specialties: Genetics, Neurology, Women's Health/OB/GYN

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Frequency of Incidental Maternal Mosaic and Variant Turner Syndrome Detected by NIPT in a Pregnant Cohort

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Anderson, B, Blazejewski, L, Boyar, F, Guy, C, Zhang, K
Authors: Blazejewski LM, Guy C, Owen R, Anderson B, Zhang K, Boyar FZ, Alagia DP
Event: ACMG 2020: Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting. San Antonio, TX, March 17-21, 2020

Specialties: Genetics, Neurology, Women's Health/OB/GYN

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Drug Misuse in America 2019: Physician Perspectives and Diagnostic Insights on the Evolving Drug Crisis

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Niles, JK
Authors: Gudin J, Kain J, Kaufman H, Niles J
Event: AAPM 2020: American Academy of Pain Medicine, 36th Annual Meeting . National Harbor, MD, February 26 - March 1, 2020

Specialties: Toxicology/Pain Management

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Annual Screening and Digital Behavioral Counseling in a Workplace Setting Reduce 10-year Cardiovascular Risk

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Birse, CE, Fragala, M, Iakoubova, OA, Lagier, R
Authors: Iakoubova OA, Lagier RJ, Fragala MS, McNamara K, Castro Sweet CM, Birse CE
Event: AHA 2019: American Heart Association, Scientific Sessions. Philadelphia, PA, November 16-18, 2019

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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