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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Clinical Testing for Titin and RyR Autoantibodies in Myasthenia Gravis

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Clarke, NJ, Higgins, JJ
Authors: Amy Goldberger, Keith R. Morneau, Brian G. Sansoucy, Nigel J. Clarke, and Joseph J. Higgins
Event: AAN 2017: American Academy of Neurology Annual meeting 2017. Boston, MA, April 22-28, 2017

Specialties: Neurology

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LRP4 Autoimmune Reactivity in a Diverse DSN-Myasthenia Gravis Patient Population

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Clarke, NJ, Higgins, JJ
Authors: Keith R. Morneau, Brian G. Sansoucy, Amy Goldberger, Urzela T. Trela, Nigel J. Clarke, Joseph J. Higgins
Event: AAN 2017: American Academy of Neurology Annual meeting 2017. Boston, MA, April 22-28, 2017

Specialties: Neurology

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Analysis of the Repeat Size Distribution of over 82,000 Alleles in the Spinocerebellar Ataxias

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Higgins, JJ
Authors: Zhenyuan Wang, Marc Meservey, Sat Dev Batish, Michelle D. York and Joseph J. Higgins
Event: AAN 2017: American Academy of Neurology Annual meeting 2017. Boston, MA, April 22-28, 2017

Specialties: Neurology

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Borderline CNBP CCTG Expansions in Myotonic Dystrophy Type 2 in over 16,000 Specimens Analyzed in a Clinical Laboratory

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Higgins, JJ
Authors: Elise M. Nedzweckas, Rebecca Moore, Marc Meservey, Chanan Moffitt, Carly Parnell, Tara McNamara, Nicholas Tiebout, Zhenyuan Wang, Sat Dev Batish and Joseph J. Higgins
Event: AAN 2017: American Academy of Neurology Annual meeting 2017. Boston, MA, April 22-28, 2017

Specialties: Neurology

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Validation of a Clinically Actionable-Cancer Core Gene Test for Solid Tumors Facilitating Targeted Molecular Therapy and Immunotherapy

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Catanese, J, Hantash, FM, Strom, C
Authors: Ma L, Hua M, Rivera S, Gerasimova A, Nguyen Q, Sunkara S, Lagier R, Smolgovsky A, Wolfson D, Racke F, Strom C, Grupe A, Catanese J, Hantash F
Event: AACR 2017: American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting 2017. Washington, DC, April 1-5, 2017

Specialties: Oncology

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Serum Insulin and C-Peptide Levels Identify Insulin Resistance in Apparently Healthy Non-Hispanic Whites

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Devlin, J, McPhaul, MJ
Authors: Abbasi F, Shiffman D, Tong C, James Devlin J, Reaven G, McPhaul M
Event: ENDO 2017: The Endocrine Society's 99th Meeting & Expo. Orlando, FL, April 1-5, 2017

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Suspected Gonadal Mosaicism Identified by Abnormal Prenatal Cell-free DNA Screening in 2 Consecutive Pregnancies

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Buller-Burckle, A, Lacbawan, F, Owen, R, Strom, C, Zhang, K
Authors: Anderson B, Owen R, Zhang K, Buller-Burckle A, Lacbawan FL, Strom CM
Event: ACMG 2017: Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting 2017 . Phoenix, AZ, March 21 - 25, 2017

Specialties: Women's Health/OB/GYN

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Detection of Fetal Prader-Willi/Angelman Microdeletion and Differentiation of Maternal Distal 15q Deletion by Prenatal Cell-free DNA Screening: Case Report

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Strom, C
Authors: Blazejewski LM, Masiello M, Owen R, Maxwell MD, Guy C, Anderson B, Zhang K, Chen N, Lacbawan FL, Strom CM
Event: ACMG 2017: Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting 2017 . Phoenix, AZ, March 21 - 25, 2017

Specialties: Women's Health/OB/GYN

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Trisomy 7 Identified by Prenatal cfDNA Screening: Clinical Management Implications

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Blazejewski, L, Lacbawan, F, Maxwell, M, Owen, R, Rabin, D, Strom, C, Zhang, K
Authors: Blazejewski LM, Maxwell MD, Guy C, Anderson B, Owen R, Zhang K, Rabin DS, Lacbawan FL, Strom CM
Event: ACMG 2017: Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting 2017 . Phoenix, AZ, March 21 - 25, 2017

Specialties: Women's Health/OB/GYN

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Atrial Fibrillation Genetic Risk Score and the Burden of Atrial Fibrillation: An ENGAGE AF-TIMI 48 Analysis

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Devlin, J, Shiffman, D
Authors: Ruff CT, Shiffman D, Devlin JJ, Giugliano RP, Antman EM, Trevisan M, Nordio F, Vandell AG, Mercuri M, Sabatine MS
Event: ACC 2017: American College of Cardiology’s 66th Annual Scientific Session & Expo 2017. Washington DC, , March 17-19, 2017

Specialties: Cardiology

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