Routine Blood Group Serology: Seroscan, a Fully Automated System

  • M. Delamaire
  • P. Blanchet
  • F. Durand
  • B. Genetet
Part of the Developments in Hematology and Immunology book series (DIHI, volume 22)


Automation is essential for blood centres, because it provides higher safety and reliability for blood grouping and antibody screening. In addition, it is cost effective by the economy it generates in reagents and personnel.


Antibody Screening Agglutination Reaction Test Seron Syphilis Screening Hematocrit Measurement 
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  • M. Delamaire
  • P. Blanchet
  • F. Durand
  • B. Genetet

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