Conference Presentations with Key Summaries

Below is a listing of recent posters and presentations by Quest Diagnostics medical and scientific staff.

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Lower indeterminate rates using single lithium-heparin tube blood collection for the QuantiFERON®-TB Gold Plus (QFT®-Plus) test

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Bi , C, Clark, R, Kapoor, H, Kroll, MH, Meyer, W, Salm, A
Authors: Clark RB, Master R, Kapoor H, Kroll MH, Bi C, Salm AE, Meyer WA III
Event: IDWeek 2020. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], October 21 - 25, 2020

Specialties: Infectious Disease

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Increasing odds of resistance for subsequent urinary E. coli isolates

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Kapoor, H, Salm, A
Authors: Frisbie L, Weissman S, Kapoor H, D’Angeli M, Salm A, Rabinowitz P
Event: IDWeek 2020. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], October 21 - 25, 2020

Specialties: Infectious Disease

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Workplace Outreach Program Facilitates Referral into Physician Care and Diagnosis of Chronic Kidney Disease

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Arellano, AR, Bare, L, Barlan, C, Birse, CE, Devlin, J, Fragala, M, Iakoubova, OA, Tong, CH
Authors: Iakoubova OA, Tong CH, Rowland CM, Arellano AR, Bare LA, Fragala MS, Devlin JJ, Birse CE
Event: ASN (American Society of Nephrology) Kidney Week 2020 . Virtual [in-person conference canceled], October 20 - 25, 2020

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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STI Testing Beyond Chlamydia trachomatis & Neisseria gonorrhea: Mycoplasma genitalium & Trichomonas vaginalis Trends Data From a US Commercial Laboratory

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Kagan, R, Marlowe, M
Event: CDC STD Prevention Conference 2020. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], September 14-24, 2020

Specialties: Infectious Disease

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Individuals with metabolic syndrome and unrecognized sleep apnea can be identified by an employer-sponsored healthcare program and at-home sleep study

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Arellano, AR, Bare, L, Birse, CE, Devlin, J, Fragala, M, Iakoubova, OA, Tong, CH
Authors: Iakoubova OA, Tong C, Arellano A, Bare LA, Fragala MS, Devlin JJ, Birse CE
Event: 2020 Associated Professional Sleep Societies Annual Meeting (SLEEP 2020). Virtual [in-person conference canceled], August 27-30, 2020

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Mycoplasma genitalium Trends among Men and Women in a National Reference Laboratory Database

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Kagan, R, Marlowe, M
Authors: Marlowe E, Kagan R
Event: ASM MIcrobe 2020: American Society for Microbiology. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], June 18 - July 30

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

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T-SPOT®.TB Assay Using Extended Stored Blood Samples and Alternative Anticoagulant; A Validation Study

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Bao, J, Clark, R, Jones, RS, Mason, PW, Shier, K
Authors: Bao JR, Mathew, FP, Jones RS, Mason PW, Hutchens Maxwell JM, Master RN, Clark RB, Shier KL
Event: ASM MIcrobe 2020: American Society for Microbiology. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], June 18 - July 30

Specialties: Infectious Disease

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Risk of Type 2 Diabetes Is Reduced in the Second Year of a Digital Diabetes Prevention Program in a Workplace Setting

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Arellano, AR, Bare, L, Birse, CE, Fragala, M, Lagier, R
Authors: Birse CE, Fragala MS, Arellano AR, Bare LA, Castro Sweet CM, Lagier RJ
Event: 2020 ADA Virtual: American Diabetes Association 80th Scientific Sessions. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], June 12-16, 2020

Specialties: Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Sequential Testing to Assess Insulin Resistance in the Course of Participation in a Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP)

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Larsen, J, McPhaul, MJ
Authors: McPhaul MJ, Larsen JA, Brandon MM
Event: ENDO Online 2020: Annual Meeting and Expo of the Endocrine Society. Virtual [in-person conference canceled], June 8-22, 2020

Specialties: Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein (MOG) antibodies: results from first 1045 specimens tested at a clinical reference laboratory

Quest Diagnostics Authors: Batish, SD, Datta, V, Katzman, E, Radcliff , J, Sansoucy, BG
Authors: Batish SD, Datta V, Radcliff J, Katzman EM, Sansoucy B
Event: AAN 2020: American Academy of Neurology Annual meeting 2020 . Cancelled but abstracts are available online, April 25 - May 1, 2020

Specialties: Neurology

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