Higher frequency of secretor phenotype in O blood group – its benefits in prevention and/or treatment of some diseases

@inproceedings{Jaff2010HigherFO,
  title={Higher frequency of secretor phenotype in O blood group – its benefits in prevention and/or treatment of some diseases},
  author={Mohamad Salih Jaff},
  booktitle={International journal of nanomedicine},
  year={2010}
}
ABO blood groups and secretor status are important in clinical and forensic medicine and in relation to some diseases. There are geographic and racial differences in their frequencies, but the frequency of secretor status in different ABO blood group systems has not been determined yet. Therefore, the aim of this study was mainly to determine this point. Blood and saliva from 762 randomly selected apparently healthy adult individuals (480 men and 282 women) were examined to determine their ABO… CONTINUE READING
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