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Authors: Rogers AA, Baumann RE, Borillo GA, Kagan RM, Batterman HJ, Galdzicka M, Marlowe EM

Evaluation of Transport Media and Specimen Transport Conditions for the Detection of SARS-CoV-2 Using Real Time Reverse Transcription PCR

J Clin Microbiol. 2020 Apr 27;JCM.00708-20. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00708-20. [Epub ahead of print]

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

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Authors: Maron JL, Kingsmore SF, Wigby K, Chowdhury S, Dimmock D, Poindexter B, Suhrie K, Vockley J, Diacovo T, Gelb BD, Stroustrup A, Powell CM, Trembath A, Gallen M, Mullen TE, Tanpaiboon P, Reed D, Kurfiss A, Davis JM.

Novel Variant Findings and Challenges Associated With the Clinical Integration of Genomic Testing: An Interim Report of the Genomic Medicine for Ill Neonates and Infants (GEMINI) Study

JAMA Pediatr. 2021 Feb 15;e205906. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2020.5906. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: Genetics, Neurology

Authors: Rabinowitz NZ, Yokoyama JS, Bright AR, Lee SE, Fong JC, Karydas A, Bonham LW, Karbassi ID, Pribadi M, Meservey MA, Gallen M, Ramos EM, Liaquat K, Hoffman C, Krasner M, Dodge W, Rosen HJ, Boxer AL, Geschwind MD, Rankin KP, Coppola G, Miller BL, Higgins JJ

Frequency of frontotemporal dementia gene variants in C9ORF72, MAPT, and GRN in academic versus commercial laboratory cohorts

Adv Genomics Genet. 2018 Oct 25 vol 8:23–33

Specialties: Genetics, Geriatrics/Age Management, Neurology

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Authors: Kroll MH1, Garber CC, Bi C, Suffin SC.

Assessing the Impact of Analytical Error on Perceived Disease Severity.

Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2015;139:1295-301

Specialties: Cardiology

Authors: Rosenthal SH, Gerasimova A, Ma C, Li HR, Grupe A, Chong H, Acab A, Smolgovsky A, Owen R, Elzinga C, Chen R, Sugganth D, Freitas T, Graham J, Champion K, Bhattacharya A, Racke F, Lacbawan F.

Analytical validation and performance characteristics of a 48-gene next-generation sequencing panel for detecting potentially actionable genomic alterations in myeloid neoplasms

PLoS One. 2021 Apr 28;16(4):e0243683. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0243683. eCollection 2021.

Specialties: Oncology

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Authors: Rosenthal SH, Sun W, Zhang K, Liu Y, Nguyen Q, Gerasimova A, Nery C, Cheng L, Castonguay C, Hiller E, Li J, Elzinga C, Wolfson D, Smolgovsky A, Chen R, Buller-Burckle A, Catanese J, Grupe A, Lacbawan F,Owen R

Development and Validation of a 34-Gene Inherited Cancer Predisposition Panel Using Next-Generation Sequencing

BioMed Res Int. 2020, [Epub ahead of print]

Specialties: Oncology

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Authors: Weber DM, Tran D, Goldman SM, Taylor SW, Ginns EI, Lagier RJ, Rissman RA, Brewer JB, Clarke NJ

High-Throughput Mass Spectrometry Assay for Quantifying β-Amyloid 40 and 42 in Cerebrospinal Fluid.

Clin Chem. 2019 Oct 18. doi: 10.1373/clinchem.2018.300947. [Epub ahead of print]

Specialties: Neurology

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Authors: Plantes PJ, Fragala MS, Clarke C, Goldberg ZN, Radcliff J, Goldberg SE.

Model for Mitigation of Workplace Transmission of COVID-19 Through Population-Based Testing and Surveillance

Popul Health Manag. 2021 Jan 25. doi: 10.1089/pop.2020.0322. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

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Authors: Fragala MS, Goldberg ZN, Goldberg SE.

Return to Work: Managing Employee Population Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Popul Health Manag. 2020 Dec 21. doi: 10.1089/pop.2020.0261. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

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Authors: Goldberg SE, Fragala MS, Wohlgemuth JG.

Self-Insured Employer Health Benefits Strategy Established a Negative Cost Trend While Improving Performance.

Popul Health Manag. 2019 Mar;doi: 10.1089/pop.2018.0184. [Epub ahead of print]

Specialties: General Health and Wellness

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Authors: Kazlouskaya V, Ugorji R, Heilman E, Gottesman SP.

Painful Ulcers on the Anterior Thigh: Challenge.

Am J Dermatopathol. 2019 Apr;41:e33. doi: 10.1097/DAD.0000000000001082.

Specialties: Dermatology

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

Authors: Gudin J, Mehta N, McClure FL, Niles JK, Kaufman HW

Shorter Drug Testing Intervals Are Associated With Improved Drug Misuse Rates

J Opioid Manag. 2020;16:357-373. doi:10.5055/jom.2020.0591

Specialties: Toxicology/Pain Management

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Authors: Niles JK, Gudin J, Radcliff J, Kaufman HW

The Opioid Epidemic Within the COVID-19 Pandemic: Drug Testing in 2020

Popul Health Manag. 2020 Oct 8. doi: 10.1089/pop.2020.0230. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease, Toxicology/Pain Management

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Authors: McClure FL, Niles JK, Kaufman HW, Gudin J.

Concurrent Use of Opioids and Benzodiazepines: Evaluation of Prescription Drug Monitoring by a United States Laboratory

J Addict Med. 2017 Nov 11(6):420-426. [Epub Oct 27, 2017]

Specialties: Toxicology/Pain Management

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Authors: Cho MT and Guy C.

Evolving Roles of Genetic Counselors in the Clinical Laboratory.

Cold Spring Harb Perspect Med 2019 Sep 30. doi: 10.1101/cshperspect.a036574. [Epub ahead of print]

Specialties: Genetics

Authors: Guy C, Haji-Sheikhi F, Rowland CM, Anderson B, Owen R, Lacbawan FL, Alagia DP

Prenatal cell-free DNA screening for fetal aneuploidy in pregnant women at average or high risk: Results from a large US clinical laboratory.

Mol Genet Genomic Med. 2019 Jan 31:e545. doi: 10.1002/mgg3.545. [Epub ahead of print]

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

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Quest Diagnostics Authors: Anguiano, A, Boyar, F, El, N, Haddadin, M, Hemmat, M, Kopita, A, Mahon, L, Owen, R, Ross, L, Sahoo, T, Strom, C, Wang, T, Wang, J
Authors: Randolph LM, Chase JM, Matas Aguilera MJ, Siles JL, Church JA, Hauser N, Shen JJ, Jones MC, Wierenga KJ, Jiang Z

Regions of homozygosity identified by oligonucleotide SNP arrays: evaluating the incidence and clinical utility.

Eur J Hum Genet 2015;23:663-671

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

Authors: Hoskovec JM, Bennett RL, Carey ME, DaVanzo JE, Dougherty M, Hahn SE, LeRoy BS, O'Neal S, Richardson JG, Wicklund CA

Projecting the Supply and Demand for Certified Genetic Counselors: a Workforce Study.

J Genet Couns. 2017 Oct doi: 10.1007/s10897-017-0158-8. [Epub ahead of print]

Specialties: Genetics

Authors: Burns K, Swanson A, Hoskovec J, Leonhard J, Hahn S, Stein QP.

Genetic counseling job market in the United States and Canada: An analysis of job advertisements 2014-2016.

J Genet Counsl. 2019 May 6. doi: 10.1002/jgc4.1129. [Epub ahead of print]

Specialties: Genetics

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Hall, L
Authors: Eminger LA, Hesterman KS, Heymann WR

Epstein-Barr virus: dermatologic associations and implications: part II. Associated lymphoproliferative disorders and solid tumors

J Am Acad Dermatol 2015;72:21-34

Specialties: Dermatology, Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine, Oncology

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Elston, D, Hall, L
Authors: Bodendorf MO, Najrian DJ, Ferringer T

Soluble adenylyl cyclase (sAC) immunostaining distinguishes pseudomelanocytic nests in lichenoid tissue reaction

J Cutan Pathol 2015;42:232-235

Specialties: Dermatology, Neurology, Oncology, Pathology, Laboratory Medicine

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Elston, D, Hall, L
Authors: Noor O, Flamm A, Cha J

A recurrent melanocytic nevus phenomenon in the setting of Hailey-Hailey disease.

J Cutan Pathol 2015

Specialties: Dermatology, Oncology, Pathology, Anatomic

Authors: Chakravarty D, Gao J, Phillips SM, Kundra R, Zhang H, Wang J, Rudolph JE, Yaeger R, Soumerai T, Nissan MH, Chang MT, Chandarlapaty S, Traina TA, Paik PK, Ho AL, Hantash FM, Grupe A, Baxi SS, Callahan MK, Snyder A, Chi P, Danila D, Gounder M, Harding JJ, Hellmann MD, Iyer G, Janjigian Y, Kaley T, Levine DA, Lowery M, Omuro A, Postow MA, Rathkopf D, Shoushtari AN, Shukla N, Voss M, Paraiso E, Zehir A, Berger MF, Taylor BS, Saltz LB, Riely GJ, Ladanyi M, Hyman DM, Baselga J, Sabbatini P,

OncoKB: A Precision Oncology Knowledge Base

J Clin Oncol. 2017;1:1−16.

Specialties: Oncology

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Authors: Nikita ME, Jiang W, Cheng SM, Hantash FM, McPhaul MJ, Newbury RO, Phillips SA, Reitz RE, Waldman FM, Newfield RS

Mutational Analysis in Pediatric Thyroid Cancer and Correlations with Age, Ethnicity, and Clinical Presentation.

Thyroid. 2016;26:227-34

Specialties: Oncology, Pediatrics

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Caulfield, MP, Hantash, FM
Authors: Seibert R, Abbasi F, Reaven G, Kim SH

Relationship between insulin resistance and amino acids in women and men.

Physiol Rep 2015;3

Specialties: Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Heller, P
Authors: Brauer JA, Kazlouskaya Y, Alabdulrazzaq H, Bae YS, Bernstein LJ, Anolik R, Geronemus RG

Use of a picosecond pulse duration laser with specialized optic for treatment of facial acne scarring.

JAMA Dermatol 2015;151:278-284

Specialties: Dermatology, General Health and Wellness, Internal Medicine

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Elston, D, Heller, P
Authors: Maguire CA, Kazlouskaya V, Buchen D

Porocarcinoma with perineural invasion.

Indian Dermatol Online J 2015;6:122-125

Specialties: Dermatology, Oncology, Pathology, Anatomic

Authors: Hemmat M, Rumple MJ, Mahon LW, Morrow M, Zach T, Anguiano A, Elnaggar MM, Wang BT, Boyar FZ

CMA analysis identifies homozygous deletion of MCPH1 in 2 brothers with primary Microcephaly-1.

Mol Cytogenet 2017;10:33

Specialties: Genetics, Neurology, Pediatrics

Authors: Bernstein A, Rogers KM, Possin KL, Steele NZR, Ritchie CS, Kramer JH, Geschwind M, Higgins JJ, Wohlgemuth J, Pesano R, Miller BL, Rankin KP

Dementia assessment and management in primary care settings: a survey of current provider practices in the United States.

BMC Health Serv Res. 2019 Nov 29;19(1):919.

Specialties: Neurology

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Authors: Possin KL, Moskowitz T, Erlhoff SJ, Rogers KM, Johnson ET, Steele NZR, Higgins JJ, Stiver J, Alioto AG, Farias ST, Miller BL, Rankin KP

The Brain Health Assessment for Detecting and Diagnosing Neurocognitive Disorders

J Am Geriatr Soc 2018;66(1):150-156.

Specialties: Geriatrics/Age Management, Neurology

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Authors: Vasale J, Boyar F, Jocson M, Sulcova V, Chan P, Liaquat K, Hoffman C, Meservey M, Chang I, Tsao D, Hensley K, Liu Y, Owen R, Braastad C, Sun W, Walrafen P, Komatsu J, Wang JC, Bensimon A, Anguiano A, Jaremko M, Wang Z, Batish S, Strom C, Higgins J

Molecular combing compared to Southern blot for measuring D4Z4 contractions in FSHD

Neuromuscul Disord. 2015;25:945-51.

Specialties: Neurology

Authors: Hilborne LH, Bi C, Radcliff J, Kroll MH, Kaufman HK.

Contributions of Glucose and Hemoglobin A1c Measurements in Diabetes Screening

Am J Clin Pathol. 2021 Aug 31;aqab106. doi: 10.1093/ajcp/aqab106. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Authors: Terra E White, Wesley B Wong, Diane Janowiak, Lee H Hilborne

Strategies for laboratory professionals to drive laboratory stewardship

Pract Lab Med. 2021 Jul 24;26:e00249. doi: 10.1016/j.plabm.2021.e00249.

Specialties: Laboratory

Authors: Ila R Singh, Michael Dowlin, Thomas H Chong, Jon M Nakamoto, Lee H Hilborne

Changes in test volumes during coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): a laboratory stewardship opportunity

Arch Pathol Lab Med 2021 Mar 25. doi: 10.5858/arpa.2021-0058-SA. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19

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Authors: Hilborne LH, Wagner Z, Cabreros I, Brook RH

Linking Statistics With Testing Policy to Manage COVID-19 in the Community

Am J Clin Pathol. 2020 Jun 10;aqaa099. doi: 10.1093/ajcp/aqaa099. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

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Authors: Nichols JH, Stine VG, Forsman RW, Hilborne LH, Passiment EB, Radensky P, Root CB, Stein E.

What the Protecting Access to Medicare Act Means for Clinical Laboratories.

Clin Chem. 2019 Apr 15. doi: 10.1373/clinchem.2019.303255. [Epub ahead of print]

Specialties: Other

Authors: Hoekstra KA, Bedrick A.

After the Test: Contact Tracing

Clin Chem. 2020 Dec 1;66(12):1579-1580. doi: 10.1093/clinchem/hvaa236.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

Authors: Hoekstra KA.

A Patient's Hands.

Clin Chem. 2019 Nov;65(11):1468.

Specialties: Hematology/Hemostasis/Thrombosis

Authors: Kononen TR, Mooney KM, Hoekstra KA

A Slight Shade of Green.

Clin Chem. 2019 Jul;65:939-940.

Specialties: Infectious Disease

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Dai, Z, Hsu, N
Authors: McDermott DH, Gao JL, Liu Q, Siwicki M, Martens C, Jacobs P, Velez D, Yim E, Bryke CR, Marquesen MM, Stregevsky E, Kwatemaa N, Theobald N, Long Priel DA, Pittaluga S, Raffeld MA, Calvo KR, Maric I, Desmond R, Holmes KL, Kuhns DB, Balabanian K, Bachelerie

Chromothriptic cure of WHIM syndrome.

Cell 2015;160:686-699

Specialties: Dermatology, Genetics