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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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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Genetic Risk Score is Associated with Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke in the Malmo Prevention Project

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Bare, L, Devlin, J
Authors: Shiffman D, Louie JZ, Bare LA, Devlin JJ, Melander O
Event: AHA 2016: American Heart Association, Scientific Sessions . New Orleans, LA, USA, November 12-16, 2016

Specialties: Cardiology, Genetics

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Total and free cortisol levels during 1μg, 25μg and 250μg Cortrosyn Stimulation Tests (CST) compared to Insulin Tolerance Test: the result of a pilot randomized prospective study.

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Clarke, NJ, McPhaul, MJ, Reitz, R
Authors: Peechakara S, Bena J, Clarke N, McPhaul M, Reitz R, Kennedy L, Hamrahian A
Event: ENDO 2016: 98th Annual Meeting and Expo of the Endocrine Society. Boston, MA, April 1, 2016 - April 4, 2016

Specialties: Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Identification of Circulating IGF-1 Polymorphisms By High Resolution LC-MS

Authors: Wu Z, Sanders HR, Clarke NJ, Caulfield MP, Reitz RE, McPhaul MJ
Event: ENDO 2016: 98th Annual Meeting and Expo of the Endocrine Society. Boston, MA, April 1, 2016 - April 4, 2016

Specialties: Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Pathology, Laboratory Medicine

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OncoKB: Annotation of the oncogenic effect and treatment implications of somatic mutations in cancer.

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Hantash, FM
Authors: Chakravarty D, Phillips SM, Gao JJ, Kundra R, Zhang H, Rudolph JE, Yaeger RD, Soumerai T, Nissan MH, Chandarlapaty S, Traina TA, Paik PK, Loh Ho A, Hantash F, Grupe A, Paraiso E, Ladanyi M, Solit DB, Sabbatini P, Schultz N
Event: ASCO 2016: 52nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Chicago, IL, June 3, 2016 - June 7, 2016

Specialties: Health Information Technology, Oncology

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Do metabolic risk factors mediate the genetic risk for coronary heart disease?

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Shiffman, D
Authors: Fritz J , Shiffman D, Melander O, Tada H, Ulmer H
Event: ESC 2016: 38th Annual Congress of the European Society of Cardiology. Rome, Italy, August 27, 2016 - August 31, 2016

Specialties: Cardiology, General Health and Wellness, Genetics

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