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New blood group system: MAM

07/27/2020

After nearly 30 years scientists from Lund and Bristol have cracked a blood group so rare that only a single blood donor is known worldwide. When the cancer-related EMP3 protein is lacking on blood cells, it leads to the MAM-negative blood group but also increased red blood cell formation in laboratory cultures. This study is now published in Nature Communications: bit.ly/RecentStudy254