ABO and other blood groups – MNS, KELL, Kidd, Duffy, Lewis, etc. Antenatal serology, Hemolytic diseases of the newborn. Type, etiology, antenatal and post natal management. Blood group serology in paternity dispute. Haemolysin titration. Absorption and elution techniques. Indication and complication of blood transfusion. Red cell survival tests – radioisotope and differential agglutination methods. Screening of blood donor for infective agents – HIV, HBV, HCV, malaria, filarial, trypanosomes, syphilis, etc. anonymous result in blood grouping. False positive and false negative result in compatibility testing. Preparation and standardization of AHG.


Level of Study: 500 Level