What is Homocysteine?
Homocysteine is an amino acid that is commonly broken down into other useful compounds in your body. 
Why is Homocysteine included in the Inflammation axis?
Evidence has shown elevated levels of homocysteine is linked with worse inflammatory responses.  Alongside your other inflammatory markers, homocysteine helps contextualize your inflammatory state and future risk.
How can I better understand my results?
- normal: 5-15 ng/mL
Where can I learn more?
The Cleveland Clinic provides their overview of Homocysteine and related tests.
A notable study relating homocysteine with inflammatory and cardiovascular events.