Conference Presentations by Medical Specialty - Oncology

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

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BRAF V600E and beyond in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer and other solid tumors

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Horton, C, McNeill, N
Authors: Horton CJ, McNeill N, Freitas T, Shiller M
Event: 2018 Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) Annual Meeting & Expo. San Antonio, TX, November 1-3, 2018

Specialties: Oncology

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Concomitant PD-L1 Expression and Driver Oncogenes in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Horton, C, McNeill, N
Authors: McNeill N, Horton CJ, Freitas T, Shiller M
Event: 2018 Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) Annual Meeting & Expo. San Antonio, TX, November 1-3, 2018

Specialties: Oncology

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A straightforward method to improve variant calling sensitivity for a MSH2 splicing mutation (c.942+3A>T) using GATK tools

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Buller-Burckle, A, Gerasimova, A, Grupe, A, Moler, E, Rosenthal, SH, Smolgovsky, A
Authors: Gerasimova A, Rosenthal SH, Wolfson D, Smolgovsky A, Grupe A, Buller-Burckle AGerasimova A, Rosenthal SH, Wolfson D, ASmolgovsky A, Grupe A, Buller-Burckle A, Edward Moler E, Elzinga C, Edward Moler E, Elzinga C
Event: ASHG 2018: The American Society of Human Genetics Annual Meeting. San Diego, October 16-20, 2018

Specialties: Genetics, Oncology

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Real-World Anaplastic Lymphoma Kinase Testing Practices: Results From a Survey in the United States

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Racke, FK
Authors: Bloom K, Sudarsanam S, Hwang H, Racke F, Astrow SH, Moran M, Chloda MD, Sheng J, Ramage J, Mardekian J, Iafrate J
Event: WCLC 2018: IASLC 19th World Conference on Luncg Cancer. Toronto, Canada, September 25-26, 2018

Specialties: Oncology

The Frequency and Spectrum of BRCA1 and BRCA2 Variants in 785 Puerto Rican Individuals Tested by a Diagnostic Reference Laboratory

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Karbassi, I, Lacbawan, F
Authors: Nakles-Taylor R, Chen R, Hiller E, Nery C, Karbassi I, Lacbawan F
Event: ACMG 2018: Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting. Charlotte, NC, April 10-14, 2018

Specialties: Genetics, Oncology

Cost-effectiveness of genetic testing with a hereditary cancer panel in women at risk of hereditary breast cancer

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Bare, L, Devlin, J, Li, Y
Authors: Li Y, Arellano AR, Bare LA, Devlin JJ
Event: SABCS 2017: San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. San Antonio, Texas, December 5-9, 2017

Specialties: Genetics, Oncology, Women's Health/OB/GYN

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Genetic analysis using Next Generation Sequencing in 46 pediatric thyroid cancer subjects: Genotype-Phenotype Correlations

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Hantash, FM, Reitz, R
Authors: Kadakia S, Jiang W, Nikita M, Cheng S, Reitz RE, Qu K, Li HX, Newbury RO, Hantash FM, Newfield R
Event: ATA 2017: 87th Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid Association. Victoria, BC, Canada, October 18-22, 2017

Specialties: Genetics, Oncology

A 34-gene, NGS assay for common hereditary cancers reveals a high percentage of variants of unknown significance in the POLD1 and POLE genes.

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Karbassi, I, Lacbawan, F
Authors: Hodko D., Nakles-Taylor R., Chen R., Nery C., Karbassi I., Lacbawan F.
Event: ASHG 2017: The American Society of Human Genetics Annual Meeting . Orlando, Florida, October17-21, 2017

Specialties: Genetics, Laboratory, Oncology

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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Mutational Analysis in 46 Pediatric Thyroid Cancer Subjects and Correlations with Age, Ethnicity, and Clinical Presentation

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Hantash, FM, Reitz, R
Authors: Kadakia S, Jiang W, Nikita ME, Cheng S-M, Hantash FM, Newbury RO, Reitz RE, Newfield RS
Event: ENDO 2017: The Endocrine Society's 99th Meeting & Expo. Orlando, FL, April 1-5, 2017

Specialties: Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Oncology