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ABO Blood Group

Represented by three major types of alleles (human chromosome 9q34) displaying codominance (see Table A2).
Table A2. ABO blood group

Blood Group (Frequency in Caucasoids*)

Genotype

Antigens Formed

Antibodies Formed

Clumping With

Blood Type Acceptable for Transfusion

O (0.45)

iOiO

neither

anti-A

A,B

O

anti-B

AB

A (0.44)

iAiA or iAiO

A

anti-B

B,AB

A,O

B (0.08)

iBiB

B

anti-A

A,AB

B,O

iBiO

AB (0.03)

iAiB

A,B

neither

neither