A Saline Agglutinating Kell Antibody


THREE examples of anti-Kell are known1 ; but all are of the incomplete variety necessitating the use of Coombs's reagent to develop their action. The serum here reported is the first saline agglutinating anti-Kell discovered.


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    Mourant, A. E., personal communication.

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    Race, R. R., Brit. Med. Bull., 192 (1946).

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    Coombs. R. R. A., Mourant, A. E., and Race, R. R., Lancet, i, 264 (1946).

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DUNSFORD, I. A Saline Agglutinating Kell Antibody. Nature 163, 962 (1949). https://doi.org/10.1038/163962b0

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