Publications by Medical Specialty - Infectious Disease

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

Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Pregnancy: Trends in United States, 2010-2018

Authors: Niles JK, Kaufman HW, Peterman TA, Tao G, Gift TL, Alagia DP.
Sex Transm Dis. 2021 Jul 5. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001504. Online ahead of print.

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

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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

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

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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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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The complete genome sequence of Listeria monocytogenes strain S2542 and expression of selected genes under high-pressure processing

Authors: Duru IC, Bucur FI, Andreevskaya M, Ylinen A, Crauwels P, Grigore-Gurgu L, Nikparvar B, Rode TM, Laine P, Paulin L, Løvdal T, Riedel CU, Bar N, Borda D, Nicolau AI, Auvinen P.
BMC Res Notes. 2021 Apr 15;14(1):137. doi: 10.1186/s13104-021-05555-2.

Specialties: Genetics, Infectious Disease

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

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 WA 3rd, Kaufman HW, Anderson S, Cohen O, Petkov VI, Cronin KA, Van Dyke AL, Lowy DR, Sharpless NE, Penberthy LT.
JAMA Intern Med. 2021 Feb 24. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.0366. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease