Blood

  1. ANTIGEN
    • 1Protein that identifies cell type
    • 2May stimulate the body to create antibodies
  2. ANTIBODY
    1Formed by the body in response to an antigen aka foreign protein
  3. Type A blood
    • 1RBC identified by type A antigen
    • 2creates type B antibodies
    • 3accepts type A and O blood
  4. Type B blood
    • RBC identified by type B antigen
    • creates type A antibodies
    • accepts type B and O blood
  5. Type AB blood
    • RBC identified by type B and A antigen
    • doesn't create antibodies
    • accepts type A, B and O blood
  6. Type O blood
    • RBC has no antigen
    • Creates type A and B antibodies
    • only accepts type O blood
Author
copperkid2
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274546
Card Set
Blood
Description
chapter 12
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