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New Haemoglobin Differentiation in Cattle

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

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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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1965

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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