Dolichos Biflorus

Vohr, Hans-Werner
January 2005
Encyclopedic Reference of Immunotoxicology;2005, p215
Reference Entry
The article presents an encyclopedia entry for Dolichos biflorus. The extract from the seeds of Dolichos biflorus is a lectin used in blood grouping. It can distinguish A1 and A1B red cells from A2 and A2B cells when used at an appropriate dilution. It also recognizes N-acetylgalactosamine.


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