Publications

These publications were authored or co-authored by Quest Diagnostics staff.

Identification of 22 novel BTK gene variants in B cell deficiency with hypogammaglobulinemia

Authors: Kraft MT, Pyle R, Dong X, Hagan JB, Varga E, van Hee M, Boyce TG, Pozos TC, Yilmaz-Demirdag Y, Bahna SL, Abraham RS.
Clin Immunol. 2021 Jun 25;108788. doi: 10.1016/j.clim.2021.108788. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: Genetics, Infectious Disease

Generalised eruptive histiocytosis preceded by systemic symptoms

Authors: Myrdal CN, Stratton DB, Davis TL, Curiel-Lewandrowski C.
BMJ Case Rep. 2021 Jun 23;14(6):e243411. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2021-243411.

Specialties: Dermatology

Disclaimer: One or more of the authors of this publication were employed at the time by DermPath, a subsidiary of Quest Diagnostics.

A Grammastola spatulata mechanotoxin-4 (GsMTx4)-sensitive cation channel mediates increased cation permeability in human hereditary spherocytosis of multiple genetic etiologies

Authors: Vandorpe DH, Shmukler BE, Ilboudo Y, Bhasin S, Thomas B, Rivera A, Wohlgemuth JG, Dlott JS, Snyder LM, Sieff C, Bhasin M, Lettre G, Brugnara C, Alper SL.
Haematologica. 2021 Jun 10. doi: 10.3324/haematol.2021.278770. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: Hematology/Hemostasis/Thrombosis

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Nucleocytoplasmic transport of the RNA-binding protein CELF2 regulates neural stem cell fates

Authors: MacPherson MJ, Erickson SL, Kopp D, Wen P, Aghanoori MR, Kedia S, Burns KML, Vitobello A, Tran Mau-Them F, Thomas Q, Gold NB, Brucker W, Amlie-Wolf L, Gripp KW, Bodamer O, Faivre L, Muona M, Menzies L, Baptista J, Guegan K, Male A, Wei XC, He G, Long Q, Innes AM, Yang G.
Cell Rep. 2021 Jun 8;35(10):109226. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2021.109226.

Specialties: Genetics, Neurology

Disclaimer: One or more of the authors of this publication were employed at the time by BluePrint Genetics, a subsidiary of Quest Diagnostics.

iciHHV-6 in a Patient With Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C)

Authors: Biswas L, Crain N, Spaeder MC, Gomez RJ, Starolis M, Poulter MD, Zeichner SL.
Pediatrics. 2021 Jun 2;e2021051297. doi: 10.1542/peds.2021-051297. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Pediatrics

Prognostic Implications of the Immune Tumor Microenvironment in Patients With Pancreatic and Gastrointestinal Neuroendocrine Tumors

Authors: Marina Baretti, Qingfeng Zhu, Marianna Zahurak, Feriyl Bhaijee, Haiying Xu, Elizabeth L Engle, Anil Kotte, Timothy M Pawlik, Robert A Anders, Ana De Jesus-Acosta
Pancreas. 2021 May-Jun 01;50(5):719-726. doi: 10.1097/MPA.0000000000001831.

Specialties: Gastroenterology, Oncology

Disclaimer: One or more of the authors of this publication were employed at the time by AmeriPath, a subsidiary of Quest Diagnostics.

Radiotherapy before or during androgen-deprivation therapy does not blunt the exercise-induced body composition protective effects in prostate cancer patients: A secondary analysis of two randomized controlled trials

Authors: Newton RU, Mavropalias G, Fragala MS, Kraemer WJ, Häkkinen K, Taaffe DR, Spry N, Joseph D, Galvão DA.
Exp Gerontol. 2021 May 27;151:111427. doi: 10.1016/j.exger.2021.111427. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: Oncology, Sports Medicine

Association of Circulating Sex Hormones With Inflammation and Disease Severity in Patients With COVID-19

Authors: Dhindsa S, Zhang N, McPhaul MJ, Wu Z, Ghoshal AK, Erlich EC, Mani K, Randolph GJ, Edwards JR, Mudd PA, Diwan A.
JAMA Netw Open. 2021 May 3;4(5):e2111398. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.11398.

Specialties: Cardiology, COVID-19, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Infectious Disease

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Assessment of the Association of Vitamin D Level With SARS-CoV-2 Seropositivity Among Working-Age Adults

Authors: Li Y, Tong CH, Bare LA, Devlin JJ.
JAMA Netw Open. 2021 May 3;4(5):e2111634. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.11634.

Specialties: COVID-19, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Infectious Disease

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Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Screening in the US

Authors: Pinto CN, Niles JK, Kaufman HW, Marlowe EM, Alagia D, Chi G, Van Der Pol B
Am J Prev Med. 2021 May 18;S0749-3797(21)00217-8. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2021.03.009. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease, Women's Health/OB/GYN

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