Conference Presentations by Medical Specialty - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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

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Developing a streamlined and sustainable variant curation process: Experience from ClinGen’s Cardiomyopathy Variant Curation Expert Panel

Authors: Kurtz CL, Kelly MA, Zouk H, Thomson K, Funke B
Event: CGC 2021: Curating the Clinical Genome. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], May 12-14, 2021

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Genetics

Stimulated Copeptin Response to Arginine-Insulin Tolerance Test: A Novel Method to Assess Posterior Pituitary Function?

Authors: March C, Sastry S, Witchel S, McPhaul M, Garibaldi L
Event: PES 2021: Pediatric Endocrine Society Virtual Meeting. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], April 30 - May 3, 2021

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Biallelic NRAP Variants are a Significant Cause of Dilated Cardiomyopathy

Authors: Gall K, Koskenvuo J, Saarinen I, Ahonen S, Tommiska J, Weckström S, Seppälä EH, Tuupanen S, Kangas-Kontio T, Schleit J, Heliö K, Hathaway J, Gummesson A, Dahlberg P, Ojala T, Vepsäläinen V, Kytölä V, Muona M, Sistonen J, Salmenperä P, Gentile M, Paananen J, Myllykangas S, Alastalo T-P, Heliö T
Event: ACMG 2021: Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], April 13 - 17, 2021

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Genetics

The Arginine Stimulation Test Allows Rapid Diagnosis of Central Diabetes Insipidus in Children

Quest Diagnostics Authors: McPhaul, MJ
Authors: Garibaldi L, Gurtunca N, March C, Escobar O, Hecht-Baldauff N, Vu B-M K, Morsi A, McPhaul MJ
Event: ENDO Online 2021: Annual Meeting and Expo of the Endocrine Society. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], March 20 - 23, 2021

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Macroprolactin Molecular Heterogeneity and Variable Immunoassay Reactivity

Quest Diagnostics Authors: McPhaul, MJ
Authors: Hashim IA, Nguyen KQ, Langevin RH, McPhaul MJ
Event: ENDO Online 2021: Annual Meeting and Expo of the Endocrine Society. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], March 20 - 23, 2021

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Large-Scale Retrospective Analyses of the Effect of Iron Deficiency Anemia on Hemoglobin A1c Levels

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Bi, C, Kroll, MH, Rao, L
Authors: Pratt G, Bi C, Kroll MH, Rao LV
Event: AACC 2020: Annual Scientific Meeting and Clinical Lab Expo of the American Association for Clinical Chemistry. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], December 13 - 17, 2020

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Association of high AST and ALT values on Hemoglobin A1c levels

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Bi, C, Kroll, MH, Rao, L
Authors: G Pratt, C Bi, MH Kroll, LV Rao
Event: AACC 2020: Annual Scientific Meeting and Clinical Lab Expo of the American Association for Clinical Chemistry. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], December 13 - 17, 2020

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Attainment of LDL-C Goals Is Associated with Measures of Patient Engagement with Their Healthcare Providers

Authors: Shiffman D, Louie JZ, Devlin JJ, Knowles JW, McPhaul MJ
Event: AHA 2020: American Heart Association, Scientific Sessions. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], November 13 - 17, 2020

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Digital Diabetes Prevention Program Reduces Medical Costs in the First 2 Years of Implementation in a Workplace Setting

Authors: Birse CE, Iakoubova OA, Arellano AR, Fragala MS, Bare LA, Castro Sweet CM, Lagier RJ
Event: AHA 2020: American Heart Association, Scientific Sessions. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], November 13 - 17, 2020

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Retrospective Analysis of >25,000 Rare Disease Patients Confirms Biallelic Variants in the NRAP Gene are a Significant Cause of Dilated Cardiomyopathy [oral presentation]

Authors: Koskenvuo J, Saarinen I, Ahonen S, Tommiska J, Weckström S, Seppälä EH, Tuupanen S, Kangas-Kontio T, Schleit J, Heliö K, Hathaway J, Gummesson A, Dahlberg P, Ojala T, Vepsäläinen V, Kytölä V, Muona M, Sistonen J, Salmenperä P, Gentile M, Paananen J, Myllykangas S, Alastalo T-P, Heliö T
Event: CAGC ACCG 2020: Canadian Association of Genetic Councellors Annual Education Conference. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], October 21 - 23, 2020

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Genetics