Publications with Key Summaries

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

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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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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Decreases in Hepatitis C Testing and Treatment During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Authors: Kaufman HW, Bull-Otterson L, Meyer III WA, Huang X, Doshani M, Thompson WW, Osinubi A, Khan MA, Harris A, Gupta N, Van Handel M, Wester C, Mermin J, Nelson N
Am J Prev Med. 2021 May10; https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2021.03.011 Online ahead of print

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

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

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

Specialties: Oncology

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Association of SARS-CoV-2 Seropositive Antibody Test With Risk of Future Infection

Authors: Harvey RA, Rassen JA, Kabelac CA, Turenne W, Leonard S, Klesh R, Meyer III WA, Kaufman HW, Anderson S, Cohen O, Petkov VI, Cronin KA, VanDyke AL, Lowy DR, Sharpless NE, Penberthy LT
JAMA Intern Med. 2021 Feb 24;e210366. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.0366. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

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Antimicrobial Resistance Patterns of Urinary Escherichia coli Among Outpatients in Washington State, 2013-2017: Associations with Age and Sex

Authors: Frisbie L, Weissman SJ, Kapoor H, D'Angeli M, Salm A, Radcliff J, Rabinowitz P.
Clin Infect Dis. 2021 Mar 26;ciab250. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciab250. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: Internal Medicine

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

Authors: Ila R Singh, Michael Dowlin, Thomas H Chong, Jon M Nakamoto, Lee H Hilborne
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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Performance of unobserved self-collected nasal swabs for detection of SARS-CoV-2 by RT-PCR utilizing a remote specimen collection strategy.

Authors: Kagan RM, Rogers AA, Borillo GA, Clarke NJ, Marlowe EM
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2021 Jan 28. doi: org/10.1093/ofid/ofab039 Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

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