ABO system

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Synonyms for ABO system

a classification system for the antigens of human blood

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The ABO system was first described by Landsteiner in 1900, and remains the most important in the management of tissue and blood transfusion.
It has been suggested that the ABO system has evolved under a positive selection pressure in both humans and other primates (2).
The ABO system occurs as a result of polymorphism of complex carbohydrate structures of glycoproteins and glycolipids expressed at the surface of erythrocytes or other cells or present in the secretions as glycan units of mucin glycoproteins (3).
The ABO system is used in the classification of what?