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Serological Characters Located on Glycophorin C and Glycophorin D

  • Helmut Schenkel-Brunner

Abstract

The high-incidence antigens of the Gerbich group were first described by Rosenfield et al. [42] in 1960. Later a complex system comprising several non-allelic antigens was identified, of which to date four specificities have been defined — Ge1, Ge2, Ge3 [8,33], and Ge4 [35]. Only recently has it been recognised that the rare antigens Ls a (Lewis II) [10], Wb [44], Dh a [28], and An a [24] are also part of the Gerbich system.

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Blood Group Erythrocyte Membrane Human Erythrocyte Blood Group Antigen Neuraminic Acid 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Helmut Schenkel-Brunner
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  1. 1.Institut für BiochemieUniversität WienViennaAustria

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