TITLE

Genetic test reveals transplant errors

PUB. DATE
August 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;8/31/90, Vol. 131 Issue 1784, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the findings of research coordinated by German immunologist Gerhard Opelz about the errors in the matching process for kidney transplantation in Europe. Development of a DNA-based tissue-typing technique; Identification of the genetic variants that code for the different tissue antigens.
ACCESSION #
10553083

 

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