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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Predictive genetic testing of children for adult-onset cancer risk: Testing indications and value of the laboratory genetic counselor

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Fesko, Y
Authors: Elaine C. Weltmer EC, Boehler K, Howell V, Tully DM, Wayne M, Brawer M, Fesko YA
Event: NSGC 2019: National Society of Genetic Counselors 37th Annual Conference. Salt Lake City, UT, November 5-8, 2019

Specialties: Genetics, Oncology

Outreach Opportunities for the Genetic Counseling Community: Who is ordering predictive testing on minors for adult-onset cancer risk?

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Fesko, Y
Authors: Boehler K, Weltmer EC, Howell V, Tully DM, Wayne M, Brawer M, Fesko YA
Event: NSGC 2019: National Society of Genetic Counselors 37th Annual Conference. Salt Lake City, UT, November 5-8, 2019

Specialties: Genetics, Oncology

Breast cancer risk among women with Lynch syndrome

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Racke, FK, Wong, E
Authors: Wong ECC, Noh L, Worfolk L, Wu W, Sahud M, Racke F, Dlott JS
Event: CGA 2019. Salt Lake City, UT, November 3-5, 2019

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

Development and validation of a 2-step PCR library preparation method for the detection of GBA mutations by next generation sequencing

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Buller-Burckle, A, Gerasimova, A, Owen, R, Rosenthal, SH, Smolgovsky, A
Authors: Renius Owen, Sun Hee Rosenthal, Anna Gerasimova, Alla Smolgovsky, Arlene Buller-Burckle, and Felicitas Lacbawan
Event: ASHG 2019: The American Society of Human Genetics Annual Meeting. Houston, TX, October 15-19, 2019

Specialties: Clinical and Lab healthcare professionals, Genetics, Laboratory, Oncology

Evaluation of a 42-gene Next Generation Sequencing Panel for Detection of Acute Myeloid Leukemia Mutations for Clinical Use

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Gerasimova, A, Lacbawan, F, Racke, FK, Rosenthal, SH
Authors: Rosenthal SH, Gerasimova A, Ma C, Sugganth D, Racke F, Lacbawan F
Event: ASCP 2019; American Society for Clinical Pathology. Phoenix, AZ, September 11-13, 2019

Specialties: Genetics, Oncology

Plasma cell myeloma with a novel CCND1/ETV6 translocation

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Boyar, F, Haddadin, M, Ma, C
Authors: Mary H Haddadin, Peter H Bui, Charles Ma, Weidong Zhou, Fatih Z Boyar
Event: CGC (Cancer Genomics Consortium): 2019 Annual Meeting. Nashville, TN, August 11-14, 2019

Specialties: Hematology/Hemostasis/Thrombosis, Oncology

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

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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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