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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Clinical validation of long-range PCR assay for MLL (KMT2A) partial tandem duplications for acute myeloid leukemia

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Lacbawan, F, Li, H, Owen, R, Qu, K, Racke, FK, Rosenthal, SH
Authors: Rosenthal SH, Li H-R, Qu K, Liu Y, Owen R, Racke FK, Lacbawan FL
Event: ASCO 2019: Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Chicago, IL, May 31-June 4, 2019

Specialties: Genetics, Oncology

Analytical validation of a 47-gene NGS panel for molecular profiling of myeloid neoplasms

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Catanese, J, Chen, R, Chong, HK, Elzinga, C, Gerasimova, A, Grupe, A, Lacbawan, F, Li, H, Nguyen, Q, Owen, R, Qu, K, Racke, FK, Rosenthal, SH, Smolgovsky, A, Wolfson, D
Authors: Rosenthal SH, Gerasimova A, Li H-R, Qu K, Acab AJ, Chong HK, Zhang X, Nguyen Q, Smolgovsky A, Wolfson D, Chen R, Grupe A, Elzinga C, Owen R, Catanese J, Racke F, and Lacbawan F
Event: ASCO 2019: Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Chicago, IL, May 31-June 4, 2019

Specialties: Genetics, Oncology

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Early Results from the BRCA Founder Outreach (BFOR) Study: Population Genetic Screening Using a Medical Model

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Fesko, Y
Authors: Morgan K, Gabriel C, Symecko H, Lester J, Levin J, Kamara D, Spielman K, Jenkins C, Hamilton JG, Y Fesko YA, Heitler J, Block J, Pace L, Robson ME, Nathanson K, Tung NM, Domchek S, Karlan B, Garber JE, Offit K
Event: ASCO 2019: Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Chicago, IL, May 31-June 4, 2019

Specialties: Genetics, Oncology

Workplace program that offers annual fecal immunochemical testing improves adherence to colorectal cancer screening guidelines

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Bare, L, Birse, CE, Fragala, M, Satish, A, Tong, CH
Authors: Carmen H. Tong, Anita Satish, Maren S. Fragala, Lance A. Bare, and Charles E. Birse
Event: AACR 2019: American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting 2019. Atlanta, GA, March 29 - April 3, 2019

Specialties: General Health and Wellness, Oncology

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Assessment of microsatellite instability (MSI) status in colorectal cancer tissue using a next-generation sequencing-based tumor profiling assay

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Arnal, S, Daniel, S, Lacbawan, F, Qu, K, Sheikholeslami, MR, Sunkara, S, Zhang, ZJ
Authors: Kevin Qu, Suzzette Arnal, Charles Ma, and Sugganth Daniel
Event: AACR 2019: American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting 2019. Atlanta, GA, March 29 - April 3, 2019

Specialties: Genetics, Oncology

Lynch Syndrome Families with Breast Cancer: Majority of Observed Mutations Are in MSH6 and PMS2

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Fesko, Y, Lacbawan, F, Oddoux,, C, Rhodes , CH, Weltmer, E, Wilson, K
Authors: Weltmer Elaine C,, Wilson Kate L., Oddoux Carole, Rhodes Charlie H., Lacbawan Felicitas L., Fesko Yuri A.
Event: AACR 2019: American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting 2019. Atlanta, GA, March 29 - April 3, 2019

Specialties: Genetics, Oncology

Anticipated Positive Rates for Genetic Testing in the General Population: a “Virtual Panel” Approach

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Hellman, A, Mullen, T, Nakles-Taylor, R, Nery, C
Authors: Hiller E, Maston G, Karbassi I, Andrew Hellman A, Nery C, Nakles-Taylor R, Mullen T
Event: ACMG 2019: Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting. Seattle, WA, April 2 - 6, 2019

Specialties: Genetics, Oncology

Double Heterozygotes and Carriers of Biallelic Pathogenic Variants Identified During Genetic Testing for Hereditary Cancer Risk at a Diagnostic Laboratory

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Buller-Burckle, A, Chen, R, Hiller, E, Karbassi, I, Lacbawan, F, Nakles-Taylor, R, Nery, C, Rion, J
Authors: Nakles-Taylor R, Chen R, Rion J, Hiller E, Nery C, Karbassi I, Buller-Burckle A, Lacbawan F
Event: ACMG 2019: Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting. Seattle, WA, April 2 - 6, 2019

Specialties: Genetics, Oncology

An Unexpected Pathogenic SDHC Variant Detected by Germline Cancer Panel Testing

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Fesko, Y, Hiller, E, Wilson, K
Authors: Haskins, CG; Wilson, K;Hiller, EH, Fesko, Y; Zhang, Q; Hess, CA
Event: NSGC 2018: National Society of Genetic Counselors 37th Annual Conference . Atlanta, GA, November 14-17, 2018

Specialties: Genetics, Oncology

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