In this chapter, the characteristics of an antibody, ABO blood group antibodies, and the detection of blood group antibodies are discussed. ABO blood group antibodies, the most important antibodies in the human body, have many common features with general antibodies in terms of basic functions and biological characteristics. Clearance of ABO blood group antibodies (mainly IgG and IgM) is the key to ABO-incompatible (ABOi) transplantation. Antibody removal technology includes plasma exchange technology, immuno-adsorption technology, and plasma double filtration technology.
Antibody ABO blood group antibody Antibody removal technology
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