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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Comparison of variants identified by next-generation sequencing panels: A 48-gene panel for myeloid neoplasms and a 35-gene panel for hematologic neoplasms

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Catanese, JJ, Chong, HK, Elzinga, C, Grupe, A, Lacbawan, F, Ma, C, Owen, R, Racke, FK, Rosenthal, SH
Authors: Rosenthal SH, Chong H, Ma C, Sugganth D, Owen R, Catanese J, Elzinga C, Grupe A, Freitas T, Graham J, Racke F, Lacbawan F
Event: AACR 2020: American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting 2020. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], June 22-24, 2020

Specialties: Oncology

Highly specific copy number variant-flagging algorithm using next-generation sequencing in cancer-predisposition genes

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Buller-Burckle, A, Lacbawan, F, Rosenthal, SH, Smolgovsky, A
Authors: Rosenthal SH, Zhang K, Liu Y, Owen R, Smolgovsky A, Buller-Burckle A, Lacbawan F
Event: AACR 2020: American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting 2020. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], June 22-24, 2020

Specialties: Oncology

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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