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Blood Types & Compatibilities

National Blood Donor Month: Blood type compatibilities

Blood Types & Compatibilities
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January is National Blood Donor Month. If you’ve ever donated blood (or received blood from a donation) then you might have wondered why some types of blood can’t be given to some people. And what is it that makes blood types different anyway? This graphic looks at the compatibilities of different blood types, and below we’ll try to get to the bottom of what makes them different.

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