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HLA


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Human leukocyte antigens concerned with the acceptance or rejection of tissue or organ grafts and transplants. These antigens are on the surface of most somatic cells except red blood cells, but are most easily studied on white blood cells (hence the name). See Chronology, 1954, Dausset.

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology — Genetics and Genomics.


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