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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Development and validation of a self-collection blood test for athletic assessment of hormones

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Bi, C, Clarke, NJ, Fragala, M
Authors: M.S. Fragala, S.M. Goldman, C. Bi, M.M. Goldman, S.M. Arent, A.J. Walker, N.J. Clarke
Event: NSCA 2017: National Strength and Conditioning Association Annual Conference. Las Vegas, NV, July 12 - 15, 2017

Specialties: Sports Medicine

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Technical and Clinical Implications of Maternal Chromosome Xp Deletion Identified by Prenatal Cell-free DNA Screening

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Owen, R, Strom, C, Zhang, K
Authors: Ilagan B, Maxwell M, Fisher B, Milanovich J, Owen R, Anderson B, Zhang K and Strom C
Event: ISPD 2017: 21st Annual International Conference on Prenatal Diagnosis and Therapy. San Diego, CA, July 9 - 12, 2017

Specialties: Women's Health/OB/GYN

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Serum Insulin and C-Peptide Levels Predict Insulin Resistance (IR) in Apparently Healthy Individuals

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Devlin, J, McPhaul, MJ
Authors: Abbasi F, Shiffman D, Tong CH, Devlin JJ, Reaven GM, McPhau MJl
Event: ADA 2017: 77th Annual Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association. San Diego, CA, June 9-13, 2017

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Prevalence of Serum 14-3-3η in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Naides, SJ
Authors: Iris Reyhan, Olga S. Zhukov, Robert J. Lagier, Robert Bridgforth, Gary J Williams, Joanna M. Popov, Stanley J. Naides and Andreas Reiff
Event: 2017 Pediatric Rheumatology Symposium . Houston, TX, May 17-20, 2017

Specialties: Rheumatology/Immunology/Allergy

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Confined Placental Trisomy 18 Mosaicism Detected by Maternal Serum and Prenatal cfDNA Screening

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Rabin, D, Strom, C
Authors: Carrie Guy, Megan D. Maxwell, James L. Waurin, Arlene M. Buller-Burckle, Douglas S. Rabin, and Charles M. Strom
Event: ACOG 2017: The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting. San Diego, CA, May 6-9, 2017

Specialties: Women's Health/OB/GYN

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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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