Jk(a-b-) phenotype screening by the urea lysis test in Thai blood donors.

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BACKGROUND The Jk(a-b-) phenotype is rare in most populations and often detected after transfusion or pregnancy. After immunisation, anti-Jk3 forms and it can be difficult to find compatible Jk(a-b-) donors. Using anti-Jk(a) and anti-Jk(b) in a conventional tube method is unsuitable for identifying Jk(a-b-) in mass screening of blood donors. Jk(a-b… (More)
DOI: 10.2450/2009.0104-09

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@article{Deelert2010JkabPS, title={Jk(a-b-) phenotype screening by the urea lysis test in Thai blood donors.}, author={Suparat Deelert and Pattrawan Thippayaboon and Wimolpak Sriwai and Pramote Sriwanitchrak and Jintana Tubrod and Pawinee Kupatawintu and Oytip Nathalang}, journal={Blood transfusion = Trasfusione del sangue}, year={2010}, volume={8 1}, pages={17-20} }