What is an Interferon-alpha Test?
The Interferon-alpha test measures the Inteferon-alpha level in the blood.
Why is an Interferon-alpha test important?
Inteferon-alpha is a cytokine produced by immune cells. Elevated levels may suggest a current or recently resolved infection.
What type of specimen will I submit?
This Interferon-alpha Test is a blood test.
Do I need to fast to take this test?
Fasting is not necessary.
How long does it take to get test results?
It typically takes 4 business days or less.