Relationship of Blood Type to Histocompatibility in Chickens

Science  06 Oct 1961:
Vol. 134, Issue 3484, pp. 1008-1009
DOI: 10.1126/science.134.3484.1008


Evidence shows that the B blood group locus in chickens, which controls red cell antigens, is associated with tolerance of skin homografts. Three other blood group loci studied did not show this effect.