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Åbo,

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, Swed. Åbo, city (1998 pop. 170,931), capital of Western Finland prov., SW Finland, at the mouth of the Aurajoki River on the Baltic Sea. The center of the fertile agricultural region of SW Finland, it is also the country's largest winter port and an
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Genetic blood markers of the ABO system in patients with Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Relation to Ethnic origin.
CONCLUSION: The most common Blood Group in ABO system was found to be 'O'.
8220;The 1990 Nature Magazine article 'Molecular Genetic Basis of The Histo-Blood Group ABO System,' Dr.
The device works according to the so-called ABO system, classing blood samples according to A, B, AB or O types, and also spelling out whether the type is Rhesus positive or negative.
The ABO system was first described by Landsteiner in 1900, and remains the most important in the management of tissue and blood transfusion.