Harnessing Advances for Improving Exome



About this Webinar

Date: Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Author: Karbassi, Izabela, PhD, FACMG
Director of Science Variant IQ
Quest Diagnostics
Marlborough, MA
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Author: Mullen, Thomas, PhD, FACMG
Senior Director of Science, R&D and Genomics
Quest Diagnostics
Marlborough, MA  
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Category: For Credit, Webinar

Description: Drs Karbassi and Mullen discuss the value of exome testing in clinical practice and the clinical value of a high-quality exome and expert variant interpretation.

At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:
• Illustrate the role of exome testing in clinical practice and the economic value to the patient and health system
• Describe the clinical value of high-quality depth of coverage and the inclusion of mitochondrial and CNV analysis in exome testing
• Discuss the importance of expert human variant interpretation with knowledge-based automation in defining the quality of exome test results

ASCLS P.A.C.E.® credits are available to laboratory professionals through October 23, 2019.