Test ID: IL28Q    
Interleukin 28B (<i>IL28B</i>) Variant (rs12979860), Varies

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Predicting responsiveness of genotype 1 hepatitis C viral infections to combined pegylated-interferon and ribavirin-based therapies

Special Instructions Library of PDFs including pertinent information and forms related to the test

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) With Allelic Discrimination Analysis

NY State Available Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.


Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

IL28B Genotype, V

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Interleukin 28B
Pegylated interferon