Publications by Medical Specialty - Infectious Disease

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

Newborn Screening for Severe Combined Immunodeficiency and T-cell Lymphopenia in California, 2010-2017.

Authors: Amatuni GS, Currier RJ, Church JA, Bishop T, Grimbacher E, Nguyen AA, Agarwal-Hashmi R, Aznar CP, Butte MJ, Cowan MJ, Dorsey MJ, Dvorak CC, Kapoor N, Kohn DB, Markert ML, Moore TB, Naides SJ, Sciortino S, Feuchtbaum L, Koupaei RA, Puck JM.
Pediatrics. 2019 Jan 25: doi: 10.1542/peds.2018-2300. [Epub ahead of print]

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Oncology, Pediatrics

Hepatitis C Virus in Women of Childbearing Age, Pregnant Women, and Children.

Authors: Schillie SF, Canary L, Koneru A, Nelson NP, Tanico W, Kaufman HW, Hariri S, Vellozzi CJ.
Am J Prev Med. 2018 Nov;55(5):633-641.

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

Parvovirus B19V Non-structural Protein NS1 Induces dsDNA Autoantibodies and End Organ Damage in Non-autoimmune Mice.

Authors: Puttaraksa K, Pirttinen H, Karvonen K, Nykky J, Naides SJ, Gilbert L.
J Infect Dis. 2018 Oct 22. [Epub ahead of print]

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Rheumatology/Immunology/Allergy

Non-interference of Bovine-Human reassortant pentavalent rotavirus vaccine ROTASIIL® with the immunogenicity of infant vaccines in comparison with a licensed rotavirus vaccine.

Authors: Desai S, Rathi N, Kawade A, Venkatramanan P, Kundu R, Lalwani SK, Dubey AP, Venkateswara Rao J, Narayanappa D, Ghildiyal R, Gogtay NJ, Venugopal P, Palkar S, Munshi R, Bavdekar A, Juvekar S, Ganguly N, Niyogi P, Uttam KG, Kondekar A, Kumbhar D, Mohanlal S, Agarwal MC, Shetty P, Antony K, Gunale B, Dharmadhikari A, Deshpande J, Nalavade U, Sharma D, Bansal A, Tang Y, Flores J, Kulkarni PS.
Vaccine. . 2018 Sep 5;36(37):5519-5523. Epub 2018 Aug 10.

Specialties: Infectious Disease

Q fever: an under-reported reportable communicable disease.

Authors: Kaufman HW, Chen Z, Radcliff J, Batterman HJ, Leake J
Epidemiol Infect. 2018 Jun 26:1-5. doi: 10.1017/S0950268818001395. [Epub ahead of print]

Specialties: Infectious Disease

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Laboratory Validation of a Clinical Metagenomic Sequencing Assay for Pathogen Detection in Cerebrospinal Fluid

Authors: Miller S, Naccache SN, Samayoa E, Messacar K, Arevalo S, Federman S, Stryke D, Pham E, Fung B, Bolosky B, Ingebrigtsen D, Lorizio W, Paff S, Leake JA, Pesano R, Goldberg B, DeBiasi R, Dominguez S, and CY Chiu
bioRxiv Epub 2018 May 9. doi: 10.1101/330381.

Specialties: Infectious Disease

Undiagnosed HIV and HCV Infection in a New York City Emergency Department, 2015.

Authors: Torian LV, Felsen UR, Xia Q, Laraque F, Rude EJ, Rose H, Cole A, Bocour A, Williams GJ, Bridgforth RF, Forgione LA, Doo H, Braunstein SL, Daskalakis DC, Zingman BS.
Am J Public Health. 2018 Mar 22:e1-e7.

Specialties: Infectious Disease

Rapid, Accurate Identification of Candida auris by Using a Novel MALDI-TOF Database (Library).

Authors: Bao JR, Master RN, Azad KN, Schwab DA, Clark RB, Jones RS, Moore EC, Shier KL
J Clin Microbiol. 2018 Mar 26;56(4). pii: e01700-17

Specialties: Infectious Disease

Hepatic Hilar Lymph Node Reactivity at Kasai Portoenterostomy for Biliary Atresia: Correlations With Age, Outcome, and Histology of Proximal Biliary Remnant.

Authors: Bove KE, Sheridan R, Fei L, Anders R, Chung CT, Cummings OW, Finegold MJ, Finn L, Ranganathan S, Kim G, Lovell M, Magid MS, Melin-Aldana H, Russo P, Shehata B, Wang L, White F, Chen Z, Spino C, Magee JC.
Pediatr Dev Pathol. 2018 Jan-Feb;21(1):29-40.

Specialties: Gastroenterology, Infectious Disease