Interferon signature gene expression assay (research and development assay)


Interferon Signature Gene Expression Assay



Clinical indications

Measurement of the level of expression of selected interferon target genes in peripheral blood

Specimen requirement

2.5mls Paxgene blood RNA tube (available from Imm lab)

Dispatch and handling instructions

Samples should be less than 24 hours old. R&D Assay. This test should only be undertaken under the direction of a Consultant Immunologist/ Senior Clinical Scientist. External referrals must be discussed with Dr Kimberly Gilmour (020 7813 8466) or her deputy and accompanied by a completed referral form (available on website)

Turnaround time

30 days


Not applicable

Is it IS0 15189 accredited?

No (research)