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Vicia cretica: a powerful lectin for T- and Th- but not TK- or other polyagglutinable erythrocytes.
  1. G W Bird,
  2. J Wingham


    Extracts of the seeds of Vicia cretica (NO Leguminosae) strongly agglutinate T- Th- but not Tk- or other polyagglutinable red cells. The V. cretica lectin is therefore a very useful laboratory reagent in the elucidation of erythrocyte polyagglutination due to T-like erythrocyte cryptantigens.

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