Conference Presentations by Medical Specialty - Infectious Disease

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

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Variability in ICAP (international Consensus on ANA Patterns) Pattern Reporting in Testing for Antinuclear Antibodies (ANA) by Indirect Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA)

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Naides, SJ
Authors: Naides SJ, Genzen JR, Abel G, Shan M, Bashleben C, Ansar MQi
Event: FOCiS 2017: Federation of Clinical Immunology Society. Chicago, Il, June 14-17, 2017

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Rheumatology/Immunology/Allergy

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Short Signature rpoB Gene Sequence to Differentiate Members of the Mycobacterium chelonae-M.abscessus Complex

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Clark, R
Authors: J. Bao, R. B. Clark, K. L. Shier, R. N. Master
Event: ASM Microbe 2017 (American Society for Microbiology). New Orleans, June 1 - 5, 2017

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Rheumatology/Immunology/Allergy

Regional Epidemiology of Enteric Pathogens in 2015

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Kapoor, H, Schwab, D
Authors: Kapoor H, Schwab DA, Cromien JL
Event: ASM Microbe 2017 (American Society for Microbiology). New Orleans, June 1 - 5, 2017

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Rheumatology/Immunology/Allergy

14-3-3π(eta) Protein in Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Naides, SJ
Authors: Tuttle P, Feller L, Zhukov OS, Lagier RJ, Bridgforth R, Williams GJ, Popov J, Naides SJ, Moore T
Event: 2017: Pediatric Rheumatology Symposium. Houston, Texas, May 17-20, 2017

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Rheumatology/Immunology/Allergy

Big data approaches to defining HIV transmission dynamics among HIV-infected individuals in the mid-Atlantic United States

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Meyer III, WA
Authors: Seble G. Kassaye, Zehava Grossman, Soo Rhee, William Meyer III, Princy Kumar, David Katzenstein, Frank Maldarelli, Robert Shafer
Event: ACTS 2017: Association for Clinical and Translational Science . Washington, DC, April 19-21, 2017

Specialties: Health Information Technology, Infectious Disease, Rheumatology/Immunology/Allergy

Undiagnosed HIV and HCV in a New York City emergency room, 2015

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Zhang, K
Authors: Torian LV, Felsen U, Xia Q, Rude E, Rose H, Bocour A, Williams GJ, Bridgforth BF, Forgione LA, Zingman BS
Event: CROI 2017: The annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections . Seattle, WA, USA, February 13 - 16, 2017

Specialties: Infectious Disease

Viral nonstructural protein 1 (NS1) stimulates autoimmunity by destruction of self-tolerance

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Naides, SJ
Authors: Puttaraksa K, Pirttinen H, Lagier RJ, Naides SJ, Gilbert L
Event: ICA 2016: 10th Biennial International Congress on Autoimmunity. Leipzig, Germany, April 6, 2016 - April 10, 2016

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Rheumatology/Immunology/Allergy

Clinical performance of the Simplexa™ EV & HPeV Direct assay as compared to the Xpert® EV assay for detection of Enterovirus in CSF specimens

Authors: Cheng C
Event: CVS 2016: 32nd Annual Clinical Virology Symposium. Daytona Beach, FL, May 19, 2016 - May 22, 2016

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Neurology, Pathology, Laboratory Medicine

Focus Diagnostics’ Chikungunya Primer Pair: Specific detection across multiple genotypes and strains

Authors: Geller L, Austria C, Yu B, Gregson H, Martin R, Naranatt P, Tabb M
Event: CVS 2015: 31st Annual Clinical Virology Symposium . Daytona Beach, Florida, April 26-29, 2015

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Pathology, Laboratory Medicine

Detection of Norovirus in human stool using the Simplexa™ Norovirus Direct assay

Authors: Huang R
Event: CVS 2016: 32nd Annual Clinical Virology Symposium. Daytona Beach, FL, May 19, 2016 - May 22, 2016

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Pathology, Laboratory Medicine