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  • The most important blood type classification system for human blood transfusions.

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Examples

  • Blood is classified as ABO, with eight possible types, determined by the antigens they carry.

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  • The new technique, known as the ABO blood group incompatible live kidney transplant, reduces the number of white blood cells the patient produces.

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  • Jaggers "does not recall ABO [blood] typing being discussed," but CDS begs to differ: "We called Duke, and gave Duke the donor blood type and other information from New England," CDS president Lloyd Jordan told NEWSWEEK. This was all unfolding against the backdrop of a malpractice-insurance crisis that has led to doctors 'strikes in several states, and proposals by President George W. Bush, among others, to set strict limits on what juries could award for "noneconomic" losses -- victims' pain and suffering or the survivors 'loss of companionship.

    'A Tragic Error'

  • The regimen, a weather-beaten and toxic three-drug cocktail called ABO that had been derived from the NCI’s studies in the 1960s—was only marginally effective.

    The Emperor of All Maladies

  • Pathogen-mediated natural selection may be responsible for the high differentiation previously reported for Basques at very specific genes such as ABO, RH, and HLA.

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  • The contradiction with previous reports that depicted Basques as genetic outliers can be resolved if we consider that the polymorphisms accounting for most of this differentiation lie in genes such as ABO, RH, and the HLA complex that are, given their involvement in host-pathogen interactions, obvious targets for natural selection in the ancestral populations even at a microgeographic scale.

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  • Title: Identification of ADAMTS7 as a novel locus for coronary atherosclerosis and association of ABO with myocardial infarction in the presence of coronary atherosclerosis: two genome-wide association studies

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  • Regarding ABO USA Inc., they did manage to repair a separated reticle in my old Redfield, but their cost was

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  • At this time, three Redfield repair facilities are available should your Redfield product require service: Parson's Scope Service (513-867-0820), ABO USA Inc (305-859-2010) and Iron Sight Inc.

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  • It is also tested to determine its ABO typing, Rh factor and what sorts of antibodies it may contain.

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