• A snapshot of ABO, RH, and JK blood group systems in modern Ireland.

      Browne, Anne; Kinsella, Anthony; Keogh, Moira; Morris, Kieran; Field, Stephen (2021-06-12)
      The number of donors tested was 3427. ABO phenotype: A: 29.82%, B: 12.02%, O: 54.95% and A,B: 3.21%. RHD: 82.26%. RHCE: R1R1: 17.62%, R2R2: 2.89%, R1R2: 13.95%, R1r: 33.35%, R2r: 13.07%, Ror: 1.25%, R1RZ: 0.06%, R2RZ: 0.06%, r'r: 0.55%, r″r: 0.53%, rr: 16.66%. Kidd phenotype: Jk(a + b+): 49.63%, Jk(a-b+): 23.34%, Jk(a + b-): 27.02%.