New Haemoglobin Differentiation in Cattle

(Research Note)
  • D. R. Osterhoff
  • J. A. H. Van Heerden


It is generally accepted that besides the foetal haemoglobin three electrophoretically distinguishable adult bovine haemoglobin phenotypes exist, which are determined by two alleles HbA and HbB (Bangham 1957, Grimes et al. 1957, 1958, Shreffler et al. 1959, Schmid 1962, 1963).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. R. Osterhoff
    • 1
  • J. A. H. Van Heerden
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria and Blood Group LaboratoryAnimal Husbandry and Dairy Research Institute, c/o Veterinary Research InstituteOnderstepoortSouth Africa

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