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ABO & Rhesus Antigens and Phenotypes and Their Frequencies in Guraan Ethnic Group

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dc.contributor.author Gibreel, Mohammed Omer Abbaker
dc.contributor.author Supervisor,- Malik Hassan Al Fadni
dc.date.accessioned 2014-04-27T07:18:43Z
dc.date.available 2014-04-27T07:18:43Z
dc.date.issued 2005-08-01
dc.identifier.citation Gibreel,Mohammed Omer Abbaker.ABO & Rhesus Antigens and Phenotypes and Their Frequencies in Guraan Ethnic Group/Mohammed Omer Abbaker Gibreel;Malik Hassan Al Fadni.-Khartoum:Sudan University of Science and Technology,college of Medical Laboratory Science,2005.-78p. : ill. ;28cm.-M.Sc. en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://repository.sustech.edu/handle/123456789/4649
dc.description Thesis en_US
dc.description.abstract The antigen and phenotype frequencies of ABO and Rhesus blood groups were determined in Guraan ethnic group. Blood group O was found to be the most frequent (37%). The frequency of blood group A was 36%, for group B 22% and for group AB 5%. In Rhesus blood grouping system the frequency of Rh (D) positive was 93%. With respect to both ABO and Rh (D) positive prevalence of group A along with Rh (D) positive was 34%, group O+ve was 34% , B+ve 20% and AB+ve was 5%.The frequencies of other Rh antigens were e 99%, c 94%, C 37% and E 12%. The Rh phenotype frequency was ccDee 47%, CcDee 32%, ccee 7%, ccDEe 6%, CcDEe 5%, CCDee 2% and ccDEE 1%.The trend can be shown with a general formula O>A>B>AB. Group A (37.9%, 35.2% respectively), B (31%, 18.3% respectively) and AB (6.9%, 4.2% respectively) were more frequent in females as compared to males. In contrast blood group O was more prevalent in males (42.3%) as compared to females (24.1%). There was a real predominance of blood group O over the blood groups A, B and AB as well as Rh (D) positive over Rh (D) negative. Predominance of blood group A in females was also reported. e antigen (100%, 96.6% respectively) and C antigen (40.8%, 27.6% respectively) were more frequent in males than in females while, in contrast, c antigen (96.6%, 93% respectively) and E antigen (17.2%, 9.9% respectively) were more frequent in females than in males. The Rh phenotype CCDee (28%) in males, but absent (0%) in females. In contrast the Rh phenotype ccDEE (3.4%) in females, but absent (0%) in males. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship SUDAN UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Sudan University of Science and Technology en_US
dc.subject ABO &Rh Systems en_US
dc.subject Rhesus Phenotypes en_US
dc.subject Guraan Ethnick Group
dc.subject Medical Laboratory
dc.title ABO & Rhesus Antigens and Phenotypes and Their Frequencies in Guraan Ethnic Group en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US


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