Publications

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

Disparities in SARS-CoV-2 Positivity Rates: Associations with Race and Ethnicity

Authors: Kaufman HW, Niles JK, Nash DB
Popul Health Manag. 2020 Sep 23. doi: 10.1089/pop.2020.0163. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

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SARS-CoV-2 positivity rates associated with circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels

Authors: Kaufman HW, Niles JK, Kroll MH, Bi C, Holick MF
PLoS One. 2020 Sep 17;15(9):e0239252. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0239252. eCollection 2020.

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

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Intraepidermal Merkel Cell Carcinoma Mimicking Melanoma in Situ: A Case Report

Authors: Song Y, Song Z, Guo Y
Am J Dermatopathol. 2020 Sep 17. doi: 10.1097/DAD.0000000000001793. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: Dermatology, Oncology

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

Rash Associated With Arthritis and Pleuritic Chest Pain: Answer

Authors: Wu Q, Mazori DR, Burger R, Heilman E, Kazlouskaya V.
Am J Dermatopathol. 2020 Sep;42(9):710-711. doi: 10.1097/DAD.0000000000001521.

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.

Sample Multiplexing: Increased Throughput for Quantification of Total Testosterone in Serum by Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry

Authors: Colletti JD, Redor-Goldman MM, Pomperada AE, Ghoshal AK, Wu WW, McPhaul MJ, Clarke NJ.
Clin Chem. 2020 Sep 1;66(9):1181-1189. doi: 10.1093/clinchem/hvaa117.

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

A sixteen-year single-center retrospective chart review of Spitz nevi and spitzoid neoplasms in pediatric patients.

Authors: Davies OMT, Majerowski J, Segura A, Kelley SW, Sokumbi O, Humphrey SR.
Pediatr Dermatol. 2020 Aug 28. doi: 10.1111/pde.14320. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: Dermatology, Pediatrics

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

Chlamydia and Gonorrhea: Shifting Age-Based Positivity Among Young Females, 2010-2017

Authors: Kaufman HW, Gift TL, Kreisel K, Niles JK, Alagia DP.
Am J Prev Med. 2020 Aug 20;S0749-3797(20)30271-3. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2020.05.023. [Online ahead of print.]

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

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A genetic and clinical study of individuals with nonsyndromic retinopathy consequent upon sequence variants in HGSNAT, the gene associated with Sanfilippo C mucopolysaccharidosis

Authors: Schiff ER, Daich Varela M, Robson AG, Pierpoint K, Ba-Abbad R, Nutan S, Zein WM, Ullah E, Huryn LA, Tuupanen S, Mahroo OA, Michaelides M, Burke D, Harvey K, Arno G, Hufnagel RB, Webster AR.
Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet. 2020 Sep;184(3):631-643. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.c.31822. Epub 2020 Aug 7.

Specialties: Genetics

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

Therapeutic plasma exchange and intravenous immune globulin in the treatment of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia: A systematic review.

Authors: Onuoha C, Barton KD, Wong ECC, Raval JS, Rollins-Raval MA, Ipe TS, Kiss JE, Boral LI, Adamksi J, Zantek ND, Onwuemene OA.
Transfusion. 2020 Aug 19. doi: 10.1111/trf.16018. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: Hematology/Hemostasis/Thrombosis

Detection of SARS-CoV-2 IgG Targeting Nucleocapsid or Spike Protein by Four High Throughput Immunoassays Authorized for Emergency Use

Authors: Prince HE, Givens TS, Lapé-Nixon M, Clarke NJ, Schwab DA, Batterman HJ, Jones RS, Meyer WA, Kapoor H, Rowland CM, Haji-Sheikhi F, Marlowe EM
J Clin Microbiol. 2020 Aug 18;JCM.01742-20. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01742-20. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

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