IGeneX is a leading testing lab for Lyme Disease, Relapsing Fever, Babesia, Bartonella, Rickettsia, and other Tick-Borne diseases.



For over 25 years, IGeneX has been the global leader in the research and development of tests that accurately detect Lyme disease, Relapsing Fever, and other tick-borne diseases. Tick-borne illnesses can affect every part of your life, and without effective diagnosis and treatment, symptoms can often worsen and progress into severe and even life-threatening health issues. And when you can’t find the cause or a way to get better, your quality of life suffers. At IGeneX, we make it our singular mission to offer best-in-class testing for tick-borne diseases that delivers the most comprehensive and accurate results possible, so you can find the right treatment path to restore your health and get back to enjoying your life.


Order a kit

Order a collection kit right here on the IGeneX website for a small deposit that will be applied to your testing fees.

Order a Test Kit

Complete Paperwork

Complete the paperwork with your doctor to determine which tests IGeneX should conduct with your samples.

Get Blood Drawn

Take your collection kit to a blood draw site or collect your urine or miscellaneous sample at home.

Find a Blood Draw Site

Get Results

Ship everything to IGeneX. We will conduct the appropriate tests and send the results to your doctor.



“Doctors told me it was just ‘stress’ or ‘All in my head’, but I finally figured it out and you can too. …… The best lab to do this is called IGeneX.”


“IGeneX confirmed the presence of Lyme disease in her blood, caused by the bite of an infected tick”


“I decided to have IGeneX testing, which is more accurate than the testing available through Labcorp, Quest and similar mainstream labs.”


Testing for Patients in Mexico

IGeneX now offers testing to patients in Mexico through a partnership with CENAREM, a specialized laboratory with more than 30 locations throughout Mexico, including in Guadalajara, Monterrey, and Mexico City. Find out more about CENAREM today.

What are Ticks?

Ticks come in a lot of different varieties, and are most often found in grassy or wooded areas. Learn more about how you can spot a potentially dangerous tick.

Have you been bitten by a tick and still have the tick? Go here to learn how to get the tick tested.

Symptom Checker

If you’ve been sick and aren’t getting better, use this symptom checker to determine your likelihood of having Lyme disease or other associated tick-borne illnesses.

Order a Kit or Test

You or your doctor can order a specimen collection kit directly from IGeneX. This includes the Blood Kit, Urine Kit, and Miscellaneous Kit. To see all the tests available from IGeneX, please download the Test Requisition Form.


  • Why is there a deposit for test kits?

    IGeneX has started to take test kit deposits in order to streamline the ordering and processing of both your test kits as well as your samples. This deposit will be deducted from the total cost of test(s). In order to receive credit for the deposit against the cost of testing, please use the original test requisition form received with the kit. (Copies will not be accepted)

    Test Kit Deposit Refund Policy
    The $20 test kit deposit is non-refundable under the following conditions:

    1. Unused Test Kit
    2. Expired Test Kit
    3. Test(s) Cancellation
  • Why do certain Nurse Practitioners order tests for their patients and some may not?

    Each state has its own regulations for the Nurse Practitioners. Some States allow Nurse Practitioners to order tests.

  • Why are certain tests not yet available for New York Residents?

    These are tests that have not yet been submitted or approved by the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) for use by for New York residents.

  • Which tick-borne diseases does IGeneX test for?

    Lyme Disease, Tick-borne Relapsing Fever, Babesiosis, Bartonellosis, Ehrlichiosis, Rickettsiosis (Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever). In addition, we also test for Chlamydia pnuemoniae.

  • What methods of payment does IGeneX accept?

    IGeneX accepts the following payment methods:

    Domestic Patient

    • Credit Cards: Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express
    • Personal Checks/ Money Orders: Please make check payable to IGeneX, Inc.

    International Patient

    • Credit Cards ONLY: Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express


    *Note: IGeneX, Inc. does not accept Healthcare Financing Credit Cards