OMIA 000116-9909 : Blood group systems, generic in Bos primigenius
In other species: domestic cat , cattle , dog , goat , horse , pig , sheep , ducks , ass , macaques , great apes , chimpanzee , marsupials , Arabian camel , bighorn sheep , teleost fishes , mouflon Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown Considered a defect: no Cross-species summary: Each blood group system consists of a set of blood types, each of which corresponds to a particular antigen (usually a glycoprotein) on the surface of red blood cells. The different types within a system are the result of the action of different alleles at a locus that usually encodes an enzyme that catalyses the creation of the feature of the glycoprotein unique to that type, e.g. the presence of a particular sugar at the end of a short chain of sugars.
|1995||Sipko, T.P., Rautian, G.S., Udina, I.G., Ukhanov, S.V., Berendyaeva, Z.I. :|
|Investigation of Blood Group Polymorphism in Aurochs (Bison bonasus) Genetika 31:93-100, 1995. Pubmed reference: 7896131.|
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