Conference Presentations by Medical Specialty - Women's Health/OB/GYN

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

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Confirmatory methods used for germline NGS testing teach us about the strengths and weaknesses of molecular technologies

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Batish, SD, DiVincenzo, C, Evans, M, Lacbawan, F, Mullen, T, Rajapakse, J, Wang, Z
Authors: Thomas Mullen, Jalini Rajapakse, Matthew Evans, Christina DiVincenzo, Sat Dev Batish, Zhenyuan Wang, and Felicitas Lacbawan
Event: ACMG 2019: Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting. Seattle, WA, April 2 - 6, 2019

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

Maternal Chimerism as a Cause of Confounded Gender Reporting and Gender Discordance in cfDNA Screening

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Anderson, B, Blazejewski, L, Chen, N, Koch, S, Masiello, M, Owen, R, Schonberg, S
Authors: Blazejewski LM, Koch S, Masiello M, Chen N, Schonberg SA, Owen R, Zhang K, Anderson B, Lacbawan FL
Event: ACMG 2019: Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting. Seattle, WA, April 2 - 6, 2019

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

Differences In Assay Results Can Be Traced To The Metabolism Of Administered Progesterone In Women Taking Progesterone Supplementation

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Caulfield, MP, McPhaul, MJ, Wu, Z
Authors: Zengru Wu, Ascot B Tabucan, Michael P Caulfield, Cheryl Briggs, Justin Joiner, John Abraham, Michael J McPhau
Event: ENDO 2019: 100th Annual Meeting and Expo of the Endocrine Society . New Orleans, LA, March 23-26

Specialties: Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Women's Health/OB/GYN

Serendipitous Detection of Maternal Tetrasomy 9p as a Result of Prenatal Cell-free DNA Screening

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Lacbawan, F, Owen, R
Authors: Harper C, Kahl K, Owen R, Anderson BP, Zhang K, Ghaffari G, Kelly JC, Lacbawan FL
Event: ACMG 2015: Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting . Salt Lake City, Utah, March 25-27, 2015

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

Changing National and Regional Prevalence of Hepatitis B Virus Infection (HBV) among Reproductive-Aged Women and Children in the U.S., 2011-2017

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Chen, Z, Kaufman, HW
Authors: Kushner T, Chen Z, Tressler S, Kaufman H, Jones-López EC, Feinberg J, Terrault N
Event: AASLD 2018: American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases. San Francisco, CA, November 9-13, 2018

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Pediatrics, Women's Health/OB/GYN

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Noninvasive Prenatal Screening: Can we identify fetuses that are mosaic 45,X/46,XY?

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Buller-Burckle, A, Owen, R
Authors: Chen N, Zhang Q, Masiello ML, Buller-Burckle A, Owen R, Quan F
Event: 2018 Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) Annual Meeting & Expo. San Antonio, TX, November 1-3, 2018

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

Detection of Alpha-thalassemia common large deletions by Next Generation Sequencing

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Lacbawan, F, Owen, R
Authors: Rosenthal SH, Gerasimova A, Owen R, Catanese J, Buller-Burckle A, and Lacbawan F
Event: ASHG 2018: The American Society of Human Genetics Annual Meeting. San Diego, October 16-20, 2018

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

Hepatitis C Virus in Women of Child-bearing Age, Pregnant Women and Young Children

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Kaufman, HW
Authors: Schillie SF,, Canary L, Koneru A, Nelson NP,, Tanico W, Kaufman KW., Hariri S,, Vellozzi CJ.
Event: ID Week 2018. San Francisco, October 3-7, 2018

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Pediatrics, Women's Health/OB/GYN

Detection and Confirmation of Two Jacobsen Syndrome Microdeletions by Prenatal Cell-free DNA Screening

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Blazejewski, L, Lacbawan, F, Owen, R
Authors: Epstein BK., Blazejewski LM., Owen R., Anderson BP., Zhang K., Chen N., Ilagan BJ., Lacbawan FL
Event: ACMG 2018: Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting. Charlotte, NC, April 10-14, 2018

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