ACMG 2017

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About Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting: The meeting provides genetics professionals with the opportunity to learn how genetics and genomics are being integrated into medical or clinical practice. The ACMG Annual Meeting Program Committee has developed a high caliber scientific program that will present the latest developments and research in clinical genetics and genomics.
www.acmgmeeting.net

March 21-25, 2017
Phoenix, Arizona 
Phoenix Convention Center
Roche Booth #507

Roche Product Theater

Date: Thursday, March 23, 2017; 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Presentation Title: Fetal Fraction and Management of Redraws in cfDNA Testing
Speaker(s): Junaid Shabbeer PhD, FACMG, Roche Sequencing Solutions
Location: Theater #2

Roche Booth #507

Stop by our booth to learn more about:

  • SeqCap EZ MedExome Target Enrichment Kit - Designed for WES and optimized for medically relevant genes
  • HEAT-Seq Target Enrichment Kit - Complete solution that helps enable rapid enrichment of regions of interest in a single day with an easy single-tube protocol
  • KAPA Library Preparation Products - Innovative, streamlined workflows which enables higher library diversity, lower duplication rates and more uniform coverage, particularly for FFPE and low-input samples

During the hours of 11:00am - 12:30pm, special guest, Junaid Shabbeer, will also be available to answer questions regarding the Harmony Prenatal Test

Posters

Poster #593

Title:
Methylation Pattern Discovery with Streamlined SeqCap Epi Target Enrichment Kit Bisulfite Sequencing Data Analysis Pipeline
Presenting Author: J. Michael Brockman, Ph.D., Roche Sequencing Solutions, Madison, WI 
Co-Authors: P. Shah, Roche Sequencing Solutions, Madison, WI; M. Scott, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; A. Deshpande, University of Minnesota Genomics Center; B. Auch, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; B. Curtin, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; J. Varshney, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; A. Sarver, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; A. Sarver, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; S. Subramanian, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; K. Beckman, University of Minnesota Genomics Center; J. Modiano, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN; T. Richmond, Roche Sequencing Solutions, Madison, WI 

Poster #784

Title:
CLIA laboratory experience with over 330,000 samples of non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) using a targeted microarray-based cell-free (cfDNA) test for fetal trisomy.
Presenting Author: Karen White, Ariosa Diagnostics 
Co-Authors: B. Liedstrand; R. Steeke; J. Acuna; M. Schmid