Duffy blood group


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Duffy blood group

[′dəf·ē ′bləd ‚grüp]
(immunology)
A genetically determined, immunologically distinct group of human erythrocyte antigens defined by their reaction with anti-Fyaserum.
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Duffy Blood Group System and the malaria adaptation process in humans.
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