Lipoprotein (a) Blood Test

Lipoprotein (a) - Lp(a) - is a type of fat found in your blood. Lp(a) levels are mainly determined by your genes and high levels significantly increase your risk of heart disease. Around 1-in-5 people have high Lp(a) levels.

Our Lipoprotein (a) Blood Test is a simple finger-prick test you can take at home and send to our lab for analysis. You'll receive a doctor's report with your Lp(a) level and an explanation of how it may affect your risk of heart disease and what to do about it.

  • Results and doctor's report in 2 days or less
  • Free, next-working day delivery
  • Measures Lp(a) levels in nmol/L


Testing with Selph is fast and easy

Collect & Post Sample
Collect & Post Sample

Use your test kit to collect your sample at home

Use the included envelope to post your sample back to our accredited lab for analysis.

Accurate Results, explained
Accurate Results, explained

We'll deliver your results to your online dashboard.

Your dashboard tracks all your tests so you can see your results over time.

Get Support & Progress
Get Support & Progress

Our experts give you a report so you'll know what your results mean.

We'll highlight how you can use your results to understand symptoms, pick up health problems early and take action.

Personalise your Lipoprotein (a) Blood Test

You can choose how you'd like to collect your blood sample. You may also want to add to your test panel depending on your age, sex and any symptoms.

Choose how to collect your blood sample
Add to your test

What's tested in your Lipoprotein (a) Blood Test?

  • Lipoprotein (a)

    We measure your Lp(a) - lipoprotein (a) - levels directly and report your results in nmol/L as recommended by relevant guidelines.