Blood group reckoning: Unraveling the mystery of blood group antigens

Blood group reckoning




ABH blood groups, Blood group antigens, Microbiome


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Author Biography

Mehnaaz Sameera Arifuddin, Deccan College of Medical Sciences

Associate Professor, Department of Physiology


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Arifuddin MS. Blood group reckoning: Unraveling the mystery of blood group antigens: Blood group reckoning. Ann Med Physiol [Internet]. 2018Dec.31 [cited 2024May28];2(4):33-5. Available from:




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