American Cancer Society Lowers Colorectal Cancer Screening to Age 45, Adds Additional Testing Options in Updated Guidelines

Better Health

This change in ACS guidelines would allow approximately 21 million people more to have access to colorectal cancer screening. 

Quest Diagnostics Lyme Disease Test: A Look Under the Hood

Insights

When you send a sample in to Quest Diagnostics to test for Lyme disease, what happens? What are we looking for, and how do we know we’ve found it?

Blueprint for Athletes App Makes it Easier to Access Actionable Fitness, Health and Wellness Insights

Better Health

New Blueprint for Athletes App Integrates with Apple Health Kit From the competitive athlete to your average gym goer, data is becoming increasingly important to understanding the impact of your health and wellness routine, as well as how to improve and make it better. While your DNA can tell you what you’re made of, and […]

Quest’s San Juan Capistrano Lab Earns ISO15189 Accreditation

Innovation

The accreditation is based on the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 15189 Standard for medical laboratories’ technical competence, management, and continual improvement.

Laboratory Diagnosis of Latent Tuberculosis Infection in Adults and Children

Insights

Tuberculosis (TB) remains a serious health concern, and approximately one-third of the global population has been infected with its causal pathogen Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M.tb).

Putting Humanity Back in Healthcare

Action

Quest is proud to be part of the Gold Corporate Council formed by the Arnold P. Gold Foundation, which works to champion humanism in medicine as a critical element in healthcare.

Is Zika Still a Threat? The CDC Says Yes.

Better Health

Not only is Zika still a potential danger, but its capacity to spread in the United States could be greater than anticipated.

Quest Unveils New Advanced Alzheimer’s Diagnostic Test

Innovation

A new test aids in assessment of cognitive impairment that may be associated with Alzheimer’s disease in symptomatic patients.